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Annette Kar Baxter papers

 Collection
Identifier: SSC-MS-00258
Abstract Professor of American Studies and Women's Studies. The papers include personal and professional correspondence; writings and notes; and teaching materials; research and organization files focusing primarily on her years as a professor at Barnard College and her administrative responsibilities there. Her papers reveal the thrills and frustrations that come with advancing new disciplines, American Studies and Women's Studies, while advocating traditional, single-sex educational programs....
Dates of Materials: 1905-1984

Annette Marie Garrett papers

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Identifier: CA-MS-00396
Abstract

Assistant Director, School for Social Work. Collection contains albums, forms, obituaries, photographs, and publications documenting the professional work of Annette Marie Garrett.

Dates of Materials: 1928 - 1964

Annie Gertrude Webb Porritt papers

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Identifier: SSC-MS-00123
Abstract Suffragist; Birth control advocate; Author; Journalist. Papers include correspondence, minutes, historical sketches of birth control and suffrage movements, files on "delinquent women," brochures, pamphlets, and other papers chiefly related to Porritt's position as secretary of the American Birth Control League and as vice-president of the Hartford League of Women Voters, circa 1920s to 1932; as well as lectures on social problems and parliamentary law, and articles on birth control and...
Dates of Materials: 1898-1976

Annis Pratt papers

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Identifier: SSC-MS-00491
Abstract

Author; Poet; Political activist; Professor, English. The Annis Pratt Papers contain diaries; writings; class notes from Smith College and the University of Wisconsin; published and unpublished poetry; correspondence; records of the Women's Caucus of Modern Languages; and materials pertaining to Pratt's participation in the Smith Centennial Project and to her involvement in the her 35th Smith reunion.

Dates of Materials: 1954 - 2005

Antonio Frasconi collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MRBC-MS-00372
Abstract

Antonio Frasconi was born in Buenos Aires, Argentina (1919), grew up in Montevideo, Uruguay, and lived in the United States from 1945 until his death in 2013. He was recognized largely for his woodcuts. His collection contains correspondence, decorated mailing envelopes, two original prints, exhibition announcements, posters, catalogs and notes, as well as some printed articles about Frasconi.

Dates of Materials: 1960-1990's

Arise for Social Justice records

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Identifier: SSC-MS-00458
Abstract Grassroots advocacy, low-income rights and social justice organization based in Springfield, Mass. The Records provide a detailed record of the activities, decision-making processes, and political foundation of the organization and its work in coalition with regional, state, national, and international groups. Major topics found in the records include criminal justice, economic justice, HIV/AIDS prevention, homelessness, housing, poverty, social justice, and welfare rights. In addition there...
Dates of Materials: 1916 - 2015

Art collection

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Identifier: SSC-MS-00429
Abstract

Documents women's participation in, and contributions to, the broad field of art. Contains primarily printed material, plus, correspondence, interviews, notes, photographs, postcards, posters, speeches, and typescripts. The collection documents the lives and work of individual designers, landscape architects, women in the fine arts, as well as the status of women in the arts and organizations of feminist artists.

Dates of Materials: 1857-1988; Majority of material found within 1920-1980

Arthur Henry Pierce Papers

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Identifier: CA-MS-00340
Abstract

Professor of psychology. Contains research, lecture notes, and photographs.

Dates of Materials: 1900 - 1914

Arthur Taber Jones papers

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Identifier: CA-MS-00394
Abstract

Faculty. Professor of Physics. Contains correspondence, course materials, notes, research, reprints, and a scrapbook compiled by the Department of Physics in 1951.

Dates of Materials: 1876 - 1951; Majority of material found within 1919 - 1950

Arthur Ware Locke papers

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Identifier: CA-MS-01135
Abstract

Arthur Ware Locke was Professor of Music at Smith College from 1915 to 1952. His papers contain correspondence, compositions, publications, photographs, and news clippings documenting his work.

Dates of Materials: 1927 - 2000

Articles and publications about Smith College collection

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Identifier: CA-MS-01001
Abstract

Cartoons, newspaper clippings and published articles about Smith College from a wide variety of sources.

Dates of Materials: 1873 - 2018

Asian American Reproductive Justice Oral History Project oral histories

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Identifier: SSC-MS-00722
Abstract

The Asian American Reproductive Justice Oral History Project presents oral histories of Asian American women who have been active in the Reproductive Justice movement since the 1980s. The collection includes interviews, transcripts, photographs, published materials, author's note, and original grant proposal.

Dates of Materials: 2012-2014

Associated Charities of Brattleboro records

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Identifier: SSC-MS-00334
Abstract

Charitable organization. The Associated Charities, chartered by the state of Vermont in 1915, was formed by a group of women in the late 1800s and envisioned as a ''rainy day fund'' for less fortunate people. The records consist of two volumes: a Minute Book and an Account Book.

Dates of Materials: 1915 - 1974

Association for Intercollegiate Athletics for Women records

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Identifier: SSC-MS-00584
Abstract

The Association for Intercollegiate Athletics for Women records contain administrative records related to women's collegiate athletics in the 1970s and 1980s, including records of anti-trust litigation with the NCAA and AIAW's advocacy for parity in women's sports. The records also include materials pertaining to AIAW's management of high school and collegiate women's sports, including coaches' handbooks, brochures, and event programs.

Dates of Materials: 1962 - 2009

Association for Women in Mathematics records

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Identifier: SSC-MS-00796
Abstract The Association for Women in Mathematics (AWM) is a professional society whose mission is to encourage women and girls to study and to have active careers in the mathematical sciences, and to promote equal opportunity for and the equal treatment of women and girls in the mathematical sciences. This collection includes materials relating to the Association's founding and management, as well as newsletters, grant and travel grant records, publications, and information on prizes, contests,...
Dates of Materials: 1970-2018

Association of Collegiate Alumnae records

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Identifier: SSC-MS-00325
Abstract The Association of Collegiate Alumnae was formed in Boston in 1882 to unite women graduates of four-year colleges and universities around issues including standards of academic programs, isolation following the college experience, living wage for college alumnae and concerns about their place in the academy. These records contain reports, correspondence, announcements, publications, registers, and a scrapbook on topics relating to the education of women in the late 19th century, medical...
Dates of Materials: 1882 - 1921

Association of Former Juniors in France Records

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Identifier: CA-MS-00327
Abstract

Contains correspondence, photographs, financial records, publications, minutes, and news clippings.

Dates of Materials: 1925 - 1973

Athletic Association records

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Identifier: CA-MS-00166
Abstract

The collection contains materials that document the history of the Athletic Association, including its constitutions and bylaws, minutes, officer notes, and information on the events sponsored by the organization.

Dates of Materials: 1900 - 2002

Athletics Subject Files

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Identifier: CA-MS-00167
Abstract

The Athletics Subject Files contain a wide range of information about the history of sport at Smith College.

Dates of Materials: 1800 - 2016

Auden D. Thomas dissertation "From Vision to Action: Jill Conway at Smith College" oral histories

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Identifier: CA-MS-01216
Abstract

Auden D. Thomas is a reseacher and administrator who, as of 2022, is Director of Special Programs and Summer Academic Programs at Skidmore College. The collection consists of audio recordings and transcripts of oral history interviews conducted by Thomas in 2002 with Jill Ker Conway and some of her colleagues for her dissertation "From Vision to Action: Jill Conway at Smith College."

Dates of Materials: 2002

Ausonia Club Oral History Project oral histories

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Identifier: SSC-MS-00412
Abstract

The mission of the Ausonia Club was to preserve Italian traditions in America, as well as offer support to the community. This collection includes interviews of the six female Ausonia Club members, as well as two male relatives. For each subject there are audiotapes and transcripts of the interviews, some in Italian with English translations. There is also a small amount of biographical material, correspondence, and photographs.

Dates of Materials: 1965-1987

Ausonia Club records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: SSC-MS-00364
Abstract

Women's club. The records relate primarily to the club's mission of preserving Italian traditions in America, offering support to newly arrived women immigrants, and promoting an interest in Italian language and culture among the citizenry of Northampton, Massachusetts.

Dates of Materials: 1929-1993

Authors collection

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Identifier: SSC-MS-00443
Abstract The Authors Collection contains small amounts of material on a number of women writers from the U.S. and abroad. Types of materials include biographical writings, articles, reviews, newspaper clippings, and other printed materials. There are also some letters, manuscripts and photographs. A large portion of the collection relates to author Margaret Mitchell, and her book and the movie, Gone With the Wind. Other authors represented include Louisa May Alcott,...
Dates of Materials: 1845-1986

Azalia Emma Peet papers

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Identifier: SSC-MS-00120
Abstract

Missionary and teacher. The Azalia Peet papers consist of photographs, correspondence, memorabilia, and speeches. Of particular interest in the collection diaries and letters written by Peet from Japan, and from the Japanese American internment camps in the United States during World War II. Her early diaries reflect her home life and her personal struggle to come to terms with her vocation.

Dates of Materials: 1902 - 1974

B. Elizabeth Horner papers

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Identifier: CA-MS-01172
Abstract

B. Elizabeth “Betty” Horner was an educator, biologist, advocate for women and science, and a professor at Smith College where she spent her entire professional life. Her papers document her personal and professional life, especially her research on Australian rodents and her correspondence with colleagues, professional organizations, mentees and students, family, and friends.

Dates of Materials: 1886 - 2009; Majority of material found within 1930 - 2005

Baird Leonard papers

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Identifier: SSC-MS-00093
Abstract

Columnist; Social critic; Poet; and Humorist. Papers contain photographs, bookplates, drawings, scrapbook and correspondence with famous and lesser known writers and journalists. Includes original manuscripts and typescripts of columns, essays, articles, and verse; plus notebooks, reviews and clippings of her articles and columns.

Dates of Materials: 1909-1937

Barbara Abel papers

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Identifier: SSC-MS-00596
Abstract

Public relations specialist, Columnist, Journalist, YWCA worker, Editor. The papers primarily relate to Abel's professional life and include her magazine columns for the YWCA and Community Chests and Councils of America, scripts for skits and plays, and a variety of other pieces written in the course of Abel's work as editor and publicity director for a variety of organizations.

Dates of Materials: 1925-1989

Barbara Brenner interviewed by Zaylia A. Pluss

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: SSC-MS-00809
Abstract In this oral history, Barbara Brenner discusses growing up in a large family in Baltimore, MD, during the 1950s and 1960s, including her early introductions to social justice movements. She discusses her experiences at Smith College, with an emphasis on anti-Vietnam war activism and issues of class, race, and sexuality among students. She shares about her law career, including her work with the ACLU. The majority of the interview focuses on Brenner’s breast cancer activism and the 15 years...
Dates of Materials: 2008 - 2012

Barbara Hammer collection of Phyllis Birkby artwork

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Identifier: SSC-MS-00825
Abstract

This collection includes photographs, collages, and a letter.

Dates of Materials: 1978

Barbara Honeyman Heath Roll papers

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Identifier: SSC-MS-00133
Abstract

Barbara Honeyman Heath Roll was an anthropologist. Her papers include diaries, notes, correspondence, biographical articles, writings, printed material, photographs, research material, and an oral histoty. Much of the collection is comprised of field notes, photographs and somatotypes taken in the village of Pere in Papua New Guinea, where Roll worked with Margaret Mead, 1966 and 1975.

Dates of Materials: 1920 - 1995