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Joan Hatch Lennox papers

 Collection
Identifier: CA-MS-01133

Scope and Contents

The collection contains five Anthropology books written by Joan Hatch Lennox’s during her time as a Smith College Professor, as well as her Curriculum Vitae and a professional photograph.

Dates

  • 1969 - 1991

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for use without restriction beyond the standard 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

Smith College retains copyright of materials created as part of its business operations; 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 Smith College, 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 / Historical

Joan Hatch Lennox was born in Oslo, Norway in 1926. She received her A.B. cum laude from Middlebury College in 1948 in Dramatic Arts and Anthropology. In 1950 she received her master’s in Ethnology at Oxford University, and then in 1953 she received her M.S.S.W. at the Columbia University School of Social Work. From 1950 to 1971, Lennox worked as a social worker, a part time actress, and a field supervisor and lecturer at the Columbia University School of Social Work. In 1969, Lennox became Associate Professor at the Smith College School of Social Work and chair of the Social Policy Sequence. In 1979, Lennox became Associate Professor in the Department of Sociology and Anthropology. In the same year she received her M.F.A in Dance/Theatre at Smith College. She has three children.

Extent

0.438 linear feet (1 container)

Overview

Joan Hatch Lennox was born in Oslo, Norway in 1926. She became a social worker and in 1969 became Associate Professor at the Smith College School of Social Work and chair of the Social Policy Sequence. In 1979, Lennox became Associate Professor in the Department of Sociology and Anthropology and received her M.F.A in Dance/Theatre at Smith College. Her papers contain various articles and books that she wrote while at Smith.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Source unknown.
Title
Finding aid to the Joan Hatch Lennox papers
Status
Legacy Finding Aid (Updated)
Description rules
dacs

Revision Statements

  • 2019-07-15: Legacy finding aid added.

Repository Details

Part of the Smith College Archives Repository

Contact:
Young Library
4 Tyler Drive
Northampton MA 01063