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Monica McGoldrick papers

 Collection
Identifier: SSC-MS-00400

Scope and Contents

The Monica McGoldrick Papers include research files about ethnicity and family therapy, correspondence and information about workshops and articles reviewed by McGoldrick for professional journals. Also included are materials related to McGoldrick's teaching and the commencements for the Smith College School for Social Work in 1984 and 1991.

Dates

  • 1980 - 2003

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open without restrictions beyond the normal terms and conditions of Smith College Special Collections.

Conditions Governing Access

Until we move into New Neilson in early 2021, collections are stored in multiple locations and may take up to 48 hours to retrieve. Researchers are strongly encouraged to contact Special Collections (specialcollections@smith.edu) at least a week in advance of any planned visits so that boxes may be retrieved for them in a timely manner.

Conditions Governing Use

To the extent that she owns copyright, Monica McGoldrick has assigned the copyright in her works to Smith College; however, copyright in other items in this collection may be held by their respective creators. For reproductions of materials that are governed by fair use as defined under U. S. Copyright Law, no permission to cite or publish is required. For instances which may regard materials in the collection not created by McGoldrick, researchers are responsible for determining who may hold materials' copyrights and obtaining approval from them. Researchers do not need anything further from Smith College Special Collections to move forward with their use.

Biographical Note

Monica McGoldrick, born July 23, 1943, specialized in the field of family therapy since the 1960s and has been a leader in that field, especially in regard to ethnicity and family. Originally a Russian Studies major at Brown University in the 1960s, McGoldrick went on to the Smith College School for Social Work in 1969. In recognition of her contributions to the field of family therapy as a practitioner, as an instructor, and as an author, she was awarded an honorary Doctor of Humane Letters by Smith College in 1991.

Extent

5 linear feet (4 boxes.)

Overview

Monica McGoldrick, born July 23, 1943, specialized in the field of family therapy since the 1960s and has been a leader in that field, especially in regard to ethnicity and family. The Monica McGoldrick Papers include research files about ethnicity and family therapy, correspondence and information about workshops and articles reviewed by McGoldrick for professional journals.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

These papers were donated by Monica McGoldrick in 2000.
Title
Monica McGoldrick papers
Status
Minimum Finding Aid (Completed)
Author
Ellice Amanna
Date
2019
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
English

Revision Statements

  • 2017-07-26T17:48:24-04:00: This record was migrated from InMagic DB Textworks to ArchivesSpace.

Repository Details

Part of the Sophia Smith Collection of Women's History Repository

Contact:
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