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Caryl M. Newhof papers

 Collection
Identifier: CA-MS-01165

Scope and Contents

The papers contain Physical Education department and course material, coaching and teaching and reference material, personal papers, camp material, historical papers (non-Smith), Hampshire County Hockey Club, American Physical Education Association, and National Coalition on Women's Athletics material, Interterm Committee, Graduate Committee, Riding Advisory Committee, Ainsworth Building Committee, and Reappointment Committee material.

Dates of Materials

  • 1919 - 1990

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for use with following restrictions on access:

Box #2 is RESTRICTED until 2087 for social security numbers and grades.

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

Materials in this collection may be governed by copyright. 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. 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

Caryl M. Newhof was a Professor of Exercise and Sport Studies at Smith. She received her BS from Sargent College of Boston University in 1944, joined the Smith College faculty in 1948, and received an MS degree from Smith in 1951. She was a prominent member of the field hockey community in the United States and not only wrote many articles on the subject but received the National Honorary Umpire's Award, was inducted into th Boston University Hall of Fame in 1985, and was elected to the New Agenda Northeast Hall of Fame in 1989. At Smith, she helped develop intercollegiate sports, served as both a field hockey and a squash coach, and taught a plethora of activity classes on a variety of sports. She helped develop the Department of Exercise and Sport master's program, served as faculty supervisor to numerous students, was a member or chair of many committees, and served as athletic director, intramural director, and department chair during the 1970's and 1980's.

Extent

6.937 linear feet (7 containers)

Language of Materials

English

Overview

Caryl M. Newhof was a Professor of Exercise and Sport Studies at Smith. Her papers contain Physical Education department and course material, coaching and teaching and reference material, personal papers, camp material, historical papers (non-Smith), Hampshire County Hockey Club, American Physical Education Association, and National Coalition on Women's Athletics material, Interterm Committee, Graduate Committee, Riding Advisory Committee, Ainsworth Building Committee, and Reappointment Committee material.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated by Caryl M. Newhof.
Title
Finding aid to the Caryl M. Newhof papers
Status
Minimum Finding Aid (Completed)
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Revision Statements

  • 2019-12-17: Added boxes 1-7, added notes, updated extents and dates.

Repository Details

Part of the Smith College Archives Repository

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