Academic libraries -- Administration
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Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:
Correspondence regarding the formation of the group, minutes of meetings, financial and membership records, newsletters, other publications, and information regarding activities sponsored by the Friends of the Library.
File — Box 14, Folder: 32
Scope and Contents From the Series: Sub-series A: Incoming Correspondence - demonstrates the breadth of Hitchcock's professional activities, career, work for Amherst, and acquaintances. Many of the letters are from members of the Amherst College community and alumni. The letters detail Hitchcock's ongoing relationships with his former students; his collecting of scientific specimens on behalf of the College; his fund-raising efforts; and general correspondence on College business. There is a letter from Julius H. Seelye (AC...
Dates: 1879 December 29
Newton F. McKeon (AC 1926), Professor Emeritus of English and former Director of the Converse Memorial Library, 1977 December 2
File — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents Subject coverage: Efforts by Fremont Rider to establish regional library service, subsequent meetings to discuss regional library service, six college libraries involved, Early cooperative efforts by Mount Holyoke, Smith, and Amherst, Post-war attempts to cooperate, Incorporate of HILC, First location at Mount Holyoke, Messenger service established, Funding of HILC, Building the HILC collection, Handling of periodical subscriptions, Move to large quarters at Mount Holyoke, Transfer of HILC...
Dates: 1977 December 2