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Smith College. Office of President.

 Organization

Found in 15 Collections and/or Records:

Ada Louise Comstock papers

 Collection
Identifier: CA-MS-00015
Overview Acting President of Smith College, Dean of the College of Smith College, Professor of English at Smith College, and President of Radcliffe College. Contains biographical material, correspondence, materials related to professional and volunteer work, and photographs.
Dates of Materials: 1897 - 1998

Benjamin Fletcher Wright papers

 Collection
Identifier: CA-MS-00014
Overview Benjamin Fletcher Wright was the fifth president of Smith College, and a professor of Government. The collection contains official records of the Office of the President, correspondence, speeches, legal documents, press releases, minutes, memoranda, reports, and newspaper articles.
Dates of Materials: 1949-1969

Herbert John Davis personal papers

 Collection
Identifier: CA-MS-00010
Overview Herbert John Davis was the fourth president of Smith College, a professor of English and world-renowned expert on Jonathan Swift. This collection contains material primarily related to his personal life including correspondence, speeches, publications, photographs, newspaper articles, and memorabilia.
Dates of Materials: 1893-1973

Laurenus Clark Seelye papers

 Collection
Identifier: CA-MS-00001
Overview Laurenus Clark Seelye was the first president of Smith College. His papers contain biographical material, correspondence, sermons, speeches, lectures, publications, photographs and family papers of Henrietta Chapin Seelye. Correspondents include President Marion LeRoy Burton, Harry Norman Gardiner, Arthur L. Gillett, John M. Greene, Mary Augusta Jordan, William H. Lanning, Alice (Lord) Parsons, Herbert A. Wilder, Andrew Carnegie, President William McKinley, and John D. Rockefeller, Jr, among...
Dates of Materials: 1820 - 1995; Majority of material found within 1875-1924

Office of President William Allan Neilson Files

 Collection
Identifier: CA-MS-00013
Overview Willaim Allan Neilson was the third President of Smith College. The Office of President William Allan Neilson files contain official records of the Office of the President including, correspondence, subject files, organization files, and confidential files.
Dates of Materials: 1900-1948

Office of the Acting President Elizabeth Morrow files

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Identifier: CA-MS-00012
Overview Elizabeth Cutter Morrow served as Smith's acting president. She was also a Smith alumna, a teacher, author, volunteer, and trustee. This collection contains correspondence, news clippings, photographs, presidential documents, speeches, reports and other materials. Correspondents include the Neilson family and the Davis family.
Dates of Materials: 1939 - 1940

Office of the President Carol T. Christ files

 Collection
Identifier: CA-MS-01186
Overview Carol T. Christ served as the 10th president of Smith College from 2002 to 2013. These files consist of her daily calendar pages from 2003 to 2009, as well as materials regarding her tenure on the Academy of Music Board of Trustees.
Dates of Materials: 2001 - 2009-01

Office of the President Herbert John Davis Files

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Identifier: CA-MS-00011
Overview Herbert John Davis was the fourth president of Smith College, professor of English and world-renowned expert on Jonathan Swift. Contains correspondence, newspaper articles, and memorabilia related to his official duties as President of Smith College.
Dates of Materials: 1939-1951

Office of the President Jill Ker Conway files

 Collection
Identifier: CA-MS-00071
Overview Author, professor, and the first female president of Smith College who pledged "...to foster research and the creation of new knowledge about matters of central importance in women's lives" by helping to develop and fund women-centered projects such as the Smith Management Program, Ada Comstock Program, and Project on Women and Social Change. Includes incoming and outgoing correspondence, reports and working papers, newspaper clippings and photographs.
Dates of Materials: 1973 - 2018

Office of the President Kathleen McCartney files

 Collection
Identifier: CA-MS-01187
Overview Kathleen McCartney is the 11th president of Smith College. She was installed on October 19, 2013. These files consist of planning and other printed materials pertaining to her Inauguration as well as a file of letters sent to President McCartey in reaction to the cancellation of Christine Legarde as Smith's 2014 commencement speaker.
Dates of Materials: 2013 - 2016

Office of the President Marion Le Roy Burton files

 Collection
Identifier: CA-MS-00009
Overview Marion LeRoy Burton was the second president of Smith College and later president of the University of Minnesota and the University of Michigan. This collection contains correspondence, publications, sermons, photographs, and press articles.
Dates of Materials: 1874 - 1941

Office of the President Mary Maples Dunn files

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Identifier: CA-MS-00073
Overview Smith College president from 1985-1995 whose administration created programs, wrote position papers, and adjusted college policies and structure in order to deal with the questions of race and sexuality. Dunn dealt with the budget during an economically troubled period and began the process of getting the college on the "Information Highway." Includes incoming and outgoing correspondence, reports and working papers, newspaper clippings and photographs.
Dates of Materials: 1985-1995

Office of the President Thomas Corwin Mendenhall Files

 Collection
Identifier: CA-MS-00032
Overview Sixth President of Smith College, Professor, history. Contains official records of the Office of the President, incoming and outgoing correspondence, reports and working papers, news clippings and photographs
Dates of Materials: 1956 - 1982

Thomas Corwin Mendenhall Personal Papers

 Collection
Identifier: CA-MS-00086
Overview President, Smith College and professor, Yale University. Papers include correspondence, memorabilia, writings, hobbies, course materials, Rhodes Scholarship information, professional records, news clippings, portraits and photographs.
Dates of Materials: 1895 - 1999

William Allan Neilson personal papers

 Collection
Identifier: CA-MS-00120
Overview The William Allan Neilson personal papers include extensive family material. His letters to his brother and sisters are particularly valuable. Other letters present Neilson's view of life at Bryn Mawr College under M. Carey Thomas, his experiences tutoring Helen Keller at Radcliffe College, and his first impressions of Smith College. The collection also reflects his strong interest in liberal politics. Also included are writings of Elisabeth Muser Neilson and the Muser, Neilson and Allan family...
Dates of Materials: 1850-1982