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Smith College. Office of President.

 Organization

Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:

Benjamin Fletcher Wright papers

 Collection
Identifier: CA-MS-00014
Abstract

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
Abstract

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
Abstract 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
Abstract

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

 Collection
Identifier: CA-MS-00012
Abstract

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 Herbert John Davis Files

 Collection
Identifier: CA-MS-00011
Abstract

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 Marion Le Roy Burton files

 Collection
Identifier: CA-MS-00009
Abstract

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

William Allan Neilson personal papers

 Collection
Identifier: CA-MS-00120
Abstract 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...
Dates of Materials: 1850-1982

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