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Arthur Taber Jones papers

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Identifier: CA-MS-00394
Overview Faculty. Professor of Physics. Contains correspondence, course materials, notes, research, reprints, and a scrapbook compiled by the Department of Physics in 1951.
Dates: 1876 - 1951; Majority of material found within 1919 - 1950

Catholics for Choice records

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Identifier: SSC-MS-00742
Overview The Catholics for Choice Records are comprised of organizational records, including correspondence, reports, newspaper clippings, and articles, that document the organization's mission of "support[ing] a woman's moral and legal right to follow her conscience in matters of sexuality and reproductive health."
Dates: 1973-2014

Florence Bascom papers

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Identifier: SSC-MS-00012
Overview Florence Bascom was a geologist and professor. The papers include biographical information, photographs, scrapbooks, sketchbooks, writings, memorabilia, financial records, and extensive personal and professional correspondence. Correspondents include Elaine Goodale Eastman, Annie Peck, Gifford Pinchot, Isabel Fothergill Smith, M. Carey Thomas, and Charles R. Van Hise. Correspondence from the Goldschmidt family is in German with English translation. Her writings include published and unpublished...
Dates: 1868 - 1982; Majority of material found within 1875-1940

George Salter papers

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Identifier: MRBC-MS-00004
Overview German-born book designer, illustrator, calligrapher, teacher, and scenic designer who moved to the United States in the mid-1930's. Consists of books designed by George Salter and books reflecting his professional interests (704 items), together with proofs, papers, and ephemera relating to his design projects (2,901 pieces).
Dates: 1920-1980

Harris Hawthorne Wilder Papers

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Identifier: CA-MS-00119
Overview Research scientist, writer, and founder of the Zoology Department at Smith College. The Wilder papers reflect a single, overarching theme: Wilder is a man of science. Though both personal and professional papers are included in this collection, very few documents fall outside of this portrait. Materials include biographical material, photographs, writings, memorabilia, scrapbooks, research materials, slides, and diaries. Also included are an autobiography of his youth and correspondence,...
Dates: 1868 - 1987; Majority of material found within 1882-1928

Krystyna Jaworowska papers

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Identifier: CA-MS-01174
Overview Krystyna Jaworowska joined the Smith community in 1967, sortly after coming to the U.S. from Poland. She became a departmental assistant first in physics and then in astronomy, and later an instructor and teaching associate in the Astronomy Department. Her collection includes papers and lab experiments she read for research (some dating back to the nineteenth century), department files, photographs, star charts, correspondence, Smith College Observatory Notices (SCON), and extensive listings of...
Dates: 1855 - 1998

Marie Munk papers

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Identifier: SSC-MS-00111
Overview Lawyer, judge, and marriage counselor. The Marie Munk papers include correspondence, writings, and memorabilia. The collection documents her work on domestic relations, marriage counseling, juvenile delinquency, and women's rights. Of special interest are manuscripts, written in both English and German, on the position of women before and after World War I; her experiences as a judge in pre-Hitler Germany; and an oral history conducted at Smith College in 1971.
Dates: 1901-1976

Periodicals collection

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Identifier: SSC-MS-00537
Overview Periodicals Collection includes over 1,500 titles of current and historical, U.S. and international women's magazines, newsletters, and other serials. Holdings range from full-runs to single subscriptions for certain titles.
Dates: 1784- (ongoing)

Suffrage collection

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Identifier: SSC-MS-00447
Overview Feminists, Suffragists. Comprised largely of printed materials such as pamphlets, newspaper clippings, petitions, legislative documents, articles, periodicals, and books pertaining to the enfranchisement of women primarily in the U.S., but also in England and there are small amounts of material on other countries. There are also manuscript materials including unpublished writings and correspondence. Photographs document suffrage parades, demonstrations, groups, and individuals. Suffrage...
Dates: 1851-2009; Majority of material found within 1880s-1920s

Swanee Hunt papers

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Identifier: SSC-MS-00721
Overview Ambassador; Clergy member; Composer; Feminist; Foundation executive; Marriage counselor; Philanthropist; Political activist; Professor; Photographer; Reproductive health advocate; Rancher. The papers well document Ambassador Hunt's service as the American Ambassador in Austria during a most volatile period and her efforts to provide programming to assist, especially women, in the aftermath of the break up of the Soviet Union and during the Bosnian War. Materials include correspondence,...
Dates: 1968 - 2013

Theresa Carr papers

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Identifier: SSC-MS-00748
Overview Theresa Carr was an activist and became involved in numerous political activities during her lifetime. Her papers include correspondence, journals, poetry, photographs, minutes, pamphlets, fliers, and organizational records. Also included is a significant amount of personal papers, political materials, and photographs related to Carr's long time lover, Alessandra Nichols.
Dates: 1920 - 2014

William Allan Neilson personal papers

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Identifier: CA-MS-00120
Overview 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 family...
Dates: 1850-1982

Women's International Democratic Federation records

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Identifier: SSC-MS-00594
Overview Pacifist organization, Peace activists. Records contain printed materials dating from the founding in 1946 to its investigation by HUAC in 1949; publications of international affiliates; and records of congresses sponsored by WIDF between 1945 and 1969, primarily from the World Congress of Women held in Helsinki in 1969. Included is a biography of the founder Eugenie Cotton; correspondence of the Congress of American Women (American affiliate); and materials relating to the Vietnam War and...
Dates: 1945-1979