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Smith College Junior Year for International Studies records

 Collection
Identifier: CA-MS-01041

Scope and Contents

Smith College Junior Year for International Studies records consist of correspondence, meeting notes, photos, office files. The records span the years from 1925-2012.

Dates

  • 1925-2012

Creator

Language of Materials

English.

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open to researchers according to the regulations of the College Archives. Any material relating to grades or personal information of students is restricted - please contact College Archives staff.

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

Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. All rights to this material are owned by the Smith College Archives. Permission to publish material from the collection must be requested from the College Archives.

Biographical / Historical

The Office for International Study promotes study abroad opportunities that are in keeping with the educational aims of the college. The office was created in 1925. Programs currently exist for Paris (since 1925), Florence (since 1931), Geneva (since 1946) and Hamburg (since 1961). Previously, there were also programs for Spain (1930-1991) and Mexico (1937-1952). The office is also called "Junior Year Abroad" or "Study Abroad".

Extent

7.5 linear feet (2 record carton, 8 archive letter boxes, 1 archive half letter boxes, 1 flat box small)

Overview

Since 1925, the Office for International Study promotes study abroad opportunities that are in keeping with the educational aims of the college. Smith College Junior Year for International Studies records consist of correspondence, meeting notes, photos, office files. The records span the years from 1925-2012.

Arrangement

The collection's 12 boxes are arranged in 3 accessions. Where applicable, materials are arranged by country and year.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

These materials were transferred to College Archives in years 2007, 2012 and 2017.

Related Materials

See also Smith College Special Programs files.

Processing Information

The Archives has not processed, rearrarranged, or weeded the materials in any way since their transfer.
Title
Finding Aid to the Smith College Junior Year for International Studies records
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Repository Details

Part of the Smith College Archives Repository

Contact:
Young Library
4 Tyler Drive
Northampton MA 01063