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American Council of Railroad Women records

 Collection
Identifier: SSC-MS-00345
Abstract

An organization of women holding supervisory positions in railroad personnel and service. The records provide insight into the attitudes and motivations of a group of professional women organized for their mutual benefit at a time when most women had "jobs" rather than "careers." Material includes correspondence, minutes, reports, publications, photographs, scrapbooks, and other material which document its history and activities from its founding until 1977.

Dates of Materials: 1944 - 2010

American Institute of Graphic Arts printed books and ephemera collection

 Collection
Identifier: MRBC-MS-00436
Scope and Contents

Books and ephemera issued by the AIGA, including the AIGA Journal, Fifty books of the year, Children’s book show and other AIGA exhibition catalogues, and other miscellaneous publications.

Dates of Materials: 1923-1968

American Red Cross world war photographs collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: SSC-MS-00591
Abstract

The Red Cross was founded in Washington, DC, by Clara Barton in 1881, following the Civil War, and provides services to members of the American armed forces and their families. This collection consists of 13 photographs related to the work of Red Cross nurses and other volunteers during the two world wars.

Dates of Materials: 1918 - 1945

Ames family papers

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Identifier: SSC-MS-00003
Abstract Genealogical and biographical materials, correspondence, diaries, artwork, writings, research, photographs, and printed materials. The bulk of the collection pertains to Blanche Ames Ames, suffragist, birth control advocate, artist, and inventor; her father, Adelbert Ames who was a Civil War general and Provisional Governor of Mississippi during the Reconstruction era; her husband, Botanist Oakes Ames; and their daughter Pauline Ames Plimpton. Also included are papers of Benjamin Butler,...
Dates of Materials: 1812-2017

Amy Richards papers

 Collection
Identifier: SSC-MS-00702
Abstract

Author; Activist; Co-founder, Third Wave Foundation; Feminist; Organizer. Papers include Richards' correspondence re: speaking engagements, research materials for her book, Opting In, and printed materials on various topics including the Third Wave Feminist movement, grassroots organizing, and motherhood.

Dates of Materials: 1995-2012

Amy Schwartz Oppenheim papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: SSC-MS-00116
Abstract

Woman's club member; Suffragist. Collection contains correspondence relating to suffrage in New York State (1915-1918); newspaper clippings; and miscellaneous correspondence.

Dates of Materials: 1915-1951

Ancient Order of Hibernians records

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Identifier: CA-MS-00023
Abstract

The Ancient Order of Hibernians (A.O.H.) was a secret society devoted to "the maintenance of devilish wit and the promotion of hellish spirit in the college." Contains correspondence, membership lists, photographs, songs and poems, and a scrapbook.

Dates of Materials: 1890 - 1966

Ancient Studies Program Records

 Collection
Identifier: CA-MS-00132
Abstract

This collection contains a department flyer, an exam, and a professor's report on the students' performance on the exam.

Dates of Materials: 1980 - 1995

Andrea Ayvazian papers

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Identifier: SSC-MS-00760
Abstract

Professional and personal papers, including correspondence, business records, sermons, writings, both published and unpublished, and teaching/workshop materials, especially strong in anti-racism material, of Andrea Ayvazian, labor and delivery nurse, mountaineering guide, anti-racism consultant, a teacher, a folk singer and published poet, a college dean of religous life, and a pastor.

Dates of Materials: 1960 - 2015

Andros family papers

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Identifier: MRBC-MS-00049
Abstract This collection documents the life of Thomas Andros, who served in the Revolutionary War and later became a pastor and served in the Massachusetts Legislature; his wives Aabigail Cutler and Sophia Sanford, and Richard Salter Storrs (R.S.S.) Andross, son of Thomas and Sophia wrote poetry, edited a number of newspaper and served as a government official. In addition to miscellaneous documents of the period, the collection also contains information related to Charles Foster, who married...
Dates of Materials: 1779 - 1923

Angela Shipman Crispin and Egerton L. Crispin bookplate collection

 Collection
Identifier: MRBC-MS-00022
Abstract

A collection of bookplates assembled by Angela Shipman Crispin (Smith College, Class of 1908) and Dr. Egerton L. Crispin. The collection consists of bookplates, proof plates (some signed by the engraver) and dealers' catalogs and lists.

Dates of Materials: Approximately 1900 - Approximately 1960

Ann Hartman papers

 Collection
Identifier: SSC-MS-00289
Abstract Dean, Smith College School for Social Work; Professor, social work; Political activist; Editor. The Ann Hartman Papers consist of professional papers, including activities in professional organizations as editor for the journal Social Work and secretary for the National Association of Social Workers; course material from Smith and the University of Michigan; published writings and miscellaneous research files, including interview tapes for College Settlement House research; correspondence...
Dates of Materials: 1943 - 2012

Ann M. Martin papers

 Collection
Identifier: MRBC-MS-00357
Abstract

Ann M. Martin graduated from Smith College in 1977. She took a position in the publishing industry working as an editor of children's books which eventually lead her to write her own children's and young adult fiction. Her papers include outlines, synopses, drafts, edits, revisions, proofs, mock-ups, flap copy, book covers/dust jackets, illustrations/artwork, digital formats, publicity, book reviews, book awards, photographs, and correspondence.

Dates of Materials: 1977 - 2020

Ann Rawley collection of Madeleine L'Engle books and articles

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SSC-MS-00804
Abstract

This collection includes articles on Madeleine L'Engle in Smith College Alumnae Quarterly and some of L'Engle's published books.

Dates of Materials: 1945 - 2018

Ann Safford Mandel collection of Willa Cather papers

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Identifier: MRBC-MS-00435
Abstract Willa Sibert Cather (1876-1947) was an American writer who established herself as an outstanding regionalist writer with her books, short stories, and poems centered around her childhood on a ranch outside of Red Cloud, Nebraska, and the pioneering spirit of nineteenth century immigrant families who moved to the Great Plains. This collection includes books accessioned into the MRBC, as well as The Professor's House galley proofs and a letter from Willa Cather to...
Dates of Materials: 1925

Anna Alice Cutler Papers

 Collection
Identifier: CA-MS-00052
Abstract

Class of 1885, Professor of Philosophy. Collection contains biographical material, correspondence, critiques, photographs and publications.

Dates of Materials: 1864 - 1957

Anna H. Askanasy papers

 Collection
Identifier: SSC-MS-00007
Abstract

Author, Feminist. Correspondence, travel journals, and writings. Letters between Askanasy and archivist Margaret Grierson discuss social, economic, and political situation in the U.S. and Canada, 1950-70. Her journals and letters provide accounts of travels. Writings include her unpublished book, "The Catastrophe of Patriarchy."

Dates of Materials: 1931-1970

Anna Hempstead Branch papers

 Collection
Identifier: MRBC-MS-00018
Abstract

Anna Hempstead Branch (1875-1937) was an American poet who editor William Thomas Stead called “the Browning of American poetry. She was a member of the 1897 Smith College graduating class. The Anna Hempstead Branch Papers consist of aproximately 13 linear ft. and are primarily related to her professional and public life.

Dates of Materials: 1780-1939

Anna Moscowitz Kross papers

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Identifier: SSC-MS-00087
Abstract

Anna Moscowitz Kross was a lawyer, judge, New York City Department of Corrections Commissioner, and social reformer. The bulk of the collection covers Kross's career as the Commissioner of Correction. Writings, speeches, and taped interviews reflect Kross's efforts to institute major reforms focusing on education and social rehabilitation for women prisoners. Correspondents include Constance Baker Motley and Eleanor Roosevelt.

Dates of Materials: 1905 - 1976

Anna Steese Richardson papers

 Collection
Identifier: SSC-MS-00545
Abstract Journalist; Editor; Playwright. Collection includes books and pamphlets by Richardson, biographical material, and a small amount of correspondence. Scrapbooks contain newspaper and magazine articles collected by Richardson on suffrage, women's rights, courtship, marriage, divorce, etiquette, citizenship, civic affairs, consumerism, politics, child-rearing, changing cultural and social mores, and women's clubs. Two scrapbooks focus on the theater and contain clippings about plays by...
Dates of Materials: 1905-1949

Anna V. Rice papers

 Collection
Identifier: SSC-MS-00777
Abstract Anna Vernon Rice earned her BA in 1904 and a doctorate of Sacred Theology in 1931, both from Syracuse University. Rice taught high school English and History in Madison, New Jersey for two years before joining the YWCA as General Secretary of the Detroit branch. By 1913, she was serving on the National Board as Secretary of Religious Education, eventually serving as a General Secretary on the YWCA National Board from 1929-1938.The Anna V. Rice papers include correspondence, research notes,...
Dates of Materials: 1931 - 1967

Anne Burlak Timpson papers

 Collection
Identifier: SSC-MS-00241
Abstract Communist Party official, Labor organizer. Papers include include correspondence, diaries, manuscripts, speeches, photographs, scrapbooks, interviews, audiovisual materials, and an unfinished autobiography. Subject and organization files are a boon to anyone interested in the history of the Communist Party of the U.S.A. (CPUSA), U.S.-Soviet relations, and peace and justice organizations. Timpson's indictments under the Smith and McCarran Act are well documented, as are other U.S. Communists...
Dates of Materials: 1886-2003; Majority of material found within 1912-2003

Anne Clark Fisher trade card collection

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MRBC-MS-00209
Abstract

This collection was assembled by Anne Clark Fisher. It includes printed trade cards for food and household products, sewing machines, harvesting equipment, holiday greeting cards (Easter, New Years and Halloween) and a dance card.

Dates of Materials: approximately 1850-1910

Anne MacKay papers

 Collection
Identifier: SSC-MS-00472
Abstract

The collection contains personal and business files of Anne Mackay, an amateur theatre director, playwright, and author, who was prominent in the New York lesbian community in the 20th century. It includes materials regarding MacKay's amateur theater work, as well as her work as an author of fiction, nonfiction and poetry. Also well-documented is her active participation in reunion activities at her alma mater Vassar College (Class of 1949).

Dates of Materials: 1910 - 2013

Anne Morrow Lindbergh papers

 Collection
Identifier: SSC-MS-00682
Abstract Author; Poet; Aviator. Papers consist of correspondence, diaries, writings, photographs, memorabila, scrapbooks, and printed materials. The writings series includes notes, manuscript drafts, galley proofs, published works, correspondence, reviews, clippings, and other materials collected by Anne Morrow Lindbergh, Charles Lindbergh, family members, and editors during the composition of AML's works, especially North to the Orient, ...
Dates of Materials: 1892-1993

Anne Rubicam Witten papers

 Collection
Identifier: MRBC-MS-00017
Scope and Contents

The papers are a multi-media collection, including drafts, audio recordings (tapes, cassettes and records) and printed versions of Witten's sound poetry. Photographs, slides and drawings used in either the publication or performance of her poetry are also included. There are a few drafts of her prose writings, letters, legal documents and clippings.

Dates of Materials: 1935 - 1992

Anne Walker artist book collection

 Collection
Identifier: MRBC-MS-00114
Abstract

The collection contains 34 books executed primarily in gouache and pastel by Walker with poetry or lines from various authors living or dead. Poets and writers include Michel Butor, Peter Davison, Emily Dickinson, Edward Kessler, Kenneth Koch, Ron Padgett and Henry David Thoreau. Also included in the collection is correspondence related to the books, exhibition materials, and general publicity on Walker.

Dates of Materials: 1974-2006

Annetta Isabel Clark Papers

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Identifier: CA-MS-00048
Abstract

Class of 1904, Secretary to the Smith College President (1909-46) and to the Smith College Board of Trustees (1919-1952). Collection contains biographical material, correspondence, and photographs.

Dates of Materials: 1891 - 1961

Annetta Thompson Mills papers

 Collection
Identifier: SSC-MS-00455
Abstract

Missionary; Teacher. Collection consists primarily of materials about the life of Annetta Thompson Mills and the history of the Yantai (Chefoo) School for the Deaf in Yantai, China.

Dates of Materials: 1857 - 1993

Annette Hoyt Flanders papers

 Collection
Identifier: SSC-MS-00501
Abstract

Landscape architect. Collection consists of files compiled by Patricia L. Filzen in preparation for writing her M.A. thesis on landscape architecture (1988, University of Wisconsin-Madison). While the files pertain primarily to Annette Hoyt Flanders, there are materials about other practitioners in the field, as well. Glass slides of Flanders' work are also included.

Dates of Materials: 1923 - 1991