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Subject Source: Library Of Congress Genre/Form Terms

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Amherst College Examinations Collection

Identifier: MA.00397

Examinations given at Amherst College from 1849 to 1967. The collection includes entrance examinations, final exams, midterms and various in-class tests, examination schedules, as well as examinations for awards and honors.

Dates: 1849-1967; Majority of material found within 1910-1967

Edwin Charles Rozwenc (AC 1937) Papers

Identifier: MA.00039

Historian. Contains professional correspondence, manuscripts, course materials and research materials documenting his career.

Dates: 1952-1972

Harold H. Plough (AC 1913) Anthropology and Evolution Course Materials

Identifier: MA.00118

The papers consist of lab exercises, lecture topics, outlines, lecture notes, examinations, and correspondence relating to Anthropology and Evolution courses taught at Amherst by Professor Harold H. Plough. Anthropology materials cover a number of courses from the period of 1939 to 1958. Evolution materials cover the course Evolution of the Earth and Man from 1947 to 1957.

Dates: 1939-1958

Sheridan de Raismes Gibney (AC 1925) Papers

Identifier: MA.00016

The bulk of the Papers consists of play scripts and dramatic treatments written by Gibney for stage and television, 1925-1980; personal and professional correspondence, 1920-1962; the manuscript of an unpublished novel, Flatbush Man, ca. 1979-1985; and various papers related to his undergraduate years at Amherst College and his receipt of an honorary degree in 1939.

Dates: 1920-1992; Majority of material found within 1922-1985

Sub-series C: Examination Files

Scope and Contents note From the Series: Series 2 is composed of the files of the Amherst chapter of Alpha Delta Phi. Of note is the extensive collection of student papers from student literary exercises held weekly at fraternity meetings. The papers provide a substantial record of the fraternity's literary activities from 1904-1955 and provide a fascinating window into student views, serious and silly, from those years. Other items of interest are an unusually complete record of fraternity president's correspondence from 1948-1958...
Dates: 1870-1983; Majority of material found within 1943-1960

Sub-series E: Examination Files

Scope and Contents note From the Series:

Series 5 is composed of the records of the Amherst chapter of Chi Psi, renamed Delta Chi Psi after its split with the national organization. Of interest is an extensive run of annual convention materials from 1872-1967 including local reports; an unusually large quantity of early correspondence; a sizable file of examinations kept by fraternity members and a large run of "Chaos," the publication of the Amherst Chi Psi chapter, from 1871-1913, many of which are handwritten and illustrated.

Dates: 1864-2014; Majority of material found within 1870-1979