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Countries collection

 Collection
Identifier: SSC-MS-00445
Overview The Countries collection is comprised predominantly of printed materials, with some photographs and manuscript materials. It focuses on the status of women, women's organizations, and feminist movements in over 140 countries. Related topics include sex roles; political rights; educational opportunities for women; biographical information on such notable individuals as Madame Chiang Kai-Shek, Indira Gandhi, Eva Peron, and Joan of Arc; plus information on women's organizations and conferences....

Crime, prisons, and reform schools collection

 Collection
Identifier: SSC-MS-00424
Overview Documents the activities and experiences of female criminals, the efforts of social scientists to understand them, the work of prison reformers to improve their treatment, and the changing approaches and methods used by the state to manage them. Material includes printed material, correspondence, drawings, reports, and unpublished papers that focus on the United States and England.

Curtis-Iselin family papers

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Identifier: SSC-MS-00675
Overview Artist; Journalist; Military spouse; Photographer; Sculptor. The papers primarily concern Sally Curtis and Lewis Iselin, but there is also considerable material and research pertaining to their friends and family. Biographical material spans from their childhoods to later years, featuring correspondence, clippings, and photographs about their personal and professional lives, including Sally Iselin's publishing career. Correspondence comprises the largest set of documents, dating from 1933 to...

Cynthia Ellen Elbaum papers

 Collection
Identifier: SSC-MS-00560
Overview Photojournalist. The Papers document Elbaum's career as a photojournalist, notably in Chechnya during the war with the Soviet Union and include biographical information and photographs.

Cynthia Propper Seton papers

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Identifier: SSC-MS-00142
Overview Author. Papers consist primarily of typescripts of Seton's columns, essays, and novels; biographical material; detailed correspondence; and a few photographs. Major themes addressed in the papers are Smith College; the city of Northampton; the social movements of the 1960s (especially the women's movement); the impact of feminism on middle-aged women; and writing.

Dances and Recreation records

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Identifier: CA-MS-00109
Overview The files contain mostly photographs, dance cards and invitations. Some photographs can tell their own story such as with the "Superdance USA" of 1981, with its succession of 4 photographs. Information about the Supper Dance can be derived from the many press releases about the event.

Daniel Aaron Papers

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Identifier: CA-MS-00369
Overview Contains news articles, faculty listings, correspondence, photographs, books, pamphlets and manuscripts documenting the life and work of Daniel Aaron during his professional life at Smith College.

Daniel Horowitz papers

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Identifier: CA-MS-01099
Overview Daniel Horowitz is a historian whose work focuses on the history of consumer culture and social criticism in the U.S. He taught at Smith College and directed the school's American Studies program for 18 years. These papers contain professional papers including correspondence, research, and reviews related to several of Horowitz's books.

Dard Hunter collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MRBC-MS-00039
Overview Hunter was born in Ohio to a family involved in printing and publishing. Hunter is also known as a papermaker and an authority on the history of papermaking. This collection contains specimens of papers made by Hunter and articles by or about him. Also a copy of: Massachusetts Institute of Technology : Dard Hunter Paper Museum

David Bourbeau exhibit Form and Content: the Art of the Book in the Pioneer Valley records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MRBC-MS-00347
Scope and Contents Collection of papers concerning "Form & content: the art of the book in the Pioneer Valley," held March 17-April 4, 1987, at the Center for the Arts in Northampton, Massachusetts. The event was conceived of by David Bourbeau. The collection includes handwritten notes, designs, schedules, and plans for events by Bourbeau (and some others); printed press releases, programs, and event keepsakes; correspondence addressed to Bourbeau and to the Northampton Center for the Arts; typed labels for...

David P. Bourbeau photograph collection of Pioneer Valley book workers, printed books, and bookbindings

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MRBC-MS-00250
Overview A photograph collection of Pioneer Valley book workers, printed books, and bookbindings. Includes photographs, flyers, and catalogue.

Deb Friedman collection of feminist anti-violence records

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Identifier: SSC-MS-00795
Overview The D.C. Rape Crisis Center was founded in 1972 as one of the first rape crisis centers in the country, and the only center at the time run primarily by and for women of color. This collection contains orientation information for new volunteers, as well as event information, various publications, and pamphlets. Addition material includes handwritten notes (loose and in notebooks), largely by Deb Friedman, on Feminist Alliance Against Rape (FAAR) and AEGIS meeting proceedings, as well as...

Debate Society records

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Identifier: CA-MS-00323
Overview Contains programs, photographs, and newspaper clippings documenting the Debate Society 's activities.

Dee Mosbacher papers and Woman Vision records

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Identifier: SSC-MS-00740
Overview Diane (Dee) Mosbacher is an activist, filmmaker, and practicing psychiatrist. Her production company, Woman Vision, has produced films with themes touching on homophobia in various contexts, women's history, and the lived experiences of people who are gay and lesbian. This collection documents Mosbacher's personal life and professional life both through and outside of Woman Vision. It includes writings by and about Mosbacher, paper records from Woman Vision's projects, and a large amount of...

Dellah Harris Vail papers on Robert Browning's desk

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Identifier: MRBC-MS-00013
Overview Woman who owned Robert Browning's writing desk and bequeathed it to Smith College in memory of her daughter. Includes photographs of the desk, Vail's manuscript notes and printed writings, a note in Robert Browning's autograph, memorabilia, and flowers collected from Elizabeth Barrett Browning's grave in Florence and the Browning residence in Venice from a trip to Europe in 1924.

Department of Afro-American Studies records

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Identifier: CA-MS-00134
Overview This collection contains department records including literary journals, photographs, pamphlets, course listings, meeting minutes, newspaper clippings, paper assignments, final and mid-year exams, and assorted fliers.

Department of American Studies records

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Identifier: CA-MS-00133
Overview This collection contains course syllabi, resources, announcements, invitations, newsletters, pamphlets, newspaper articles, exam questions, a handbook, student assignments and student records.

Department of Astronomy records

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Identifier: CA-MS-00072
Overview The collection contains papers related to the Smith College Astronomy Department. Founded in 1887 with the building of a new observatory and with Mary E. Byrd as Director, it became part of the Five College Astronomy Department starting in 1960. Records include a history of the department, booklets, course and faculty information, diagrams, account books, notebooks and photographs of astronomical observations, information on observatory instruments, correspondence, and notes and photographs...

Department of Biological Sciences records

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Identifier: CA-MS-00075
Overview Records include information regarding committees, courses, exams, department memos, minutes from department meetings, as well as information and publicity regarding lectures and symposiums sponsored by the department. There is also information regarding the Sigma Xi Society and the H.H. Wilder Collection.

Department of Botany Records

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Identifier: CA-MS-00082
Overview Records include the department's course offerings, history, events, finances and faculty. Types of materials include typescripts, annual reports, press releases, syllabi, photographs, financial ledgers, published papers, journals, correspondence, and meeting minutes (restricted).

Department of Computer Science Records

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Identifier: CA-MS-00130
Overview This collection contains exam questions, newspaper articles, and black and white photographs.

Department of Dance records

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Identifier: CA-MS-01072
Overview Dance began at Smith as a study though lectures in the 1920's, became tied to the Theatre Department in the 1940's, and finally established its own department in the 1970's. Along with department files, the collection includes dance programs, concert files, and photographs.

Department of East Asian Studies Records

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Identifier: CA-MS-00129
Overview This collection contains black and white photographs, newspaper articles, mid-year and final exams, and department announcements.

Department of Economics Records

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Identifier: CA-MS-00128
Overview This collection contains newspaper and magazine articles, materials for prospective majors, news releases, black and white photographs, class notes, course syllabi, and mid-year and final exam questions.

Department of Engineering records

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Identifier: CA-MS-00127
Overview This collection includes department files, materials describing the hostory of the department, newspaper and magazine articles, pamphlets, and black and white photographs, as well as materials pertaining to personnell searches.

Department of English Records

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Identifier: CA-MS-00106
Overview The Department of English records contain materials describing the history and work of the department. Types of materials include course syllabi, correspondence, meeting minutes, newsletters, photographs, handbooks, and assorted typescripts and fliers. Meeting minutes provide a look at the administration of the department, while the scope of the academic material can be discovered through the numerous syllabi.

Department of French Studies Records

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Identifier: CA-MS-00126
Overview This collection contains black and white photographs, meeting minutes, course syllabi and exam questions, and programs.

Department of Geology records

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Identifier: CA-MS-01076
Overview The Department of Geology began at Smith College in 1876 and the number of courses quickly grew. Today, the department includes, as part of course teaching elements, an extensive mineral collection as well as numerous field trips. The collection contains donation records, field trip records, lecture notes, maps, and newspaper articles..

Department of German Studies records

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Identifier: CA-MS-00125
Overview The German Studies Department at Smith College was established in 1894. The Department records, 1900s-1980s, contain materials describing the department's courses as well as its theatrical performances. Types of materials include black and white photographs of students and faculty, course syllabi, mid-year and final exam questions, news releases, and programs from theatrical performances.

Department of Government records

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Identifier: CA-MS-00124
Overview In 1919, Smith College established the History and Government Department. By 1921, the department's name changed to the Government Department.These records contains course syllabi, mid-year and final exam questions, black and white photographs, news releases, and department announcements.