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Salutations Collection, ca. 1920-ongoing
3 oversize archives boxes, 1 flat box (2 linear ft.)

Abstract:
Contains letters of commendation and formal greeting, proclamations and certificates presented to Amherst College on special occassions by other colleges and universities, as well as other cultural institutions.

Terms of Access and Use:

Restrictions on access:

There is no restriction on access to the collection for research use. Particularly fragile items may be restricted for preservation purposes.

Restrictions on use:

Requests for permission to publish material from the collection should be directed to the Archives and Special Collections. It is the responsibility of the researcher to identify and satisfy the holders of all copyrights.

Amherst College Archives and Special Collections

Scope and Contents of the Collection

The Salutations Collection is comprised of letters of commendation and formal greeting, proclamations and certificates presented to Amherst College on special occasions by other colleges and universities, as well as other cultural institutions. These greetings came to the College on special occasions such as the College's centennial and the inauguration of the college presidents.

The collection is unsorted


Information on Use
Terms of Access and Use
Restrictions on access:

There is no restriction on access to the collection for research use. Particularly fragile items may be restricted for preservation purposes.

Restrictions on use:

Requests for permission to publish material from the collection should be directed to the Archives and Special Collections. It is the responsibility of the researcher to identify and satisfy the holders of all copyrights.

Preferred Citation

Please use the following format when citing materials from this collection:

[Identification of item], in Salutations Collection [Box #, Folder #], Amherst College Archives and Special Collections, Amherst College Library

History of the Collection


Additional Information
Contact Information
Amherst College Archives and Special Collections
Robert Frost Library
PO Box 5000
Amherst, MA 01002-5000

Phone: (413) 542-2299
Fax: (413) 542-2692

Email Reference Form: http://www.amherst.edu/library/archives/askus
URL: http://www.amherst.edu/library/archives
Language
English.
Sponsor
Encoding funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.

Contents List
From the Shattuck School (Faribault, Minnesota) re: Amherst College's participation in its centennial celebration
Dec 19, 1959

Box 1: folder 1
From the Smithsonian Institution (re: Amherst College centennial)
Jun 17, 1921

Box 1: folder 2
From La Universidad Nacional Autonoma De Mexico
Feb 14, 1952

Box 1: folder 3
From Harvard
n.d.

Box 1: folder 4
From Wesleyan University
June 15, 1946

Box 1: folder 5
To Mrs. Joseph Bowdoin
June 24, 1944

Box 1: folder 6
To Glasgow University
Feb 14, 1950

Box 1: folder 7
University of Nigeria acknowledgment of AC greetings. (Includes brochure and programme.)
June 7, 1962

Box 1: folder 8
"Greetings" Misc.
n.d.

Box 1: folder 9
Pease Inauguration: From Harvard.
Nov 4, 1927

Box 1: folder 10
Pease Inauguration: From Columbia.
Nov 4, 1927

Box 1: folder 11
King Inauguration: From Dartmouth.
Nov 11, 1932

Box 1: folder 12
King Inauguration: From Trinity.
Nov 11, 1932

Box 1: folder 13
Letter to Dr. Theodore Soller from Pres. Stanley King
May 25, 1936

Box 1: folder 14
From Harvard
n.d.

Box 1: folder 15
President Charles W. Cole Inauguration: From Wagner College
Oct 14,1946

Box 1: folder 16
Cole Inauguration: From Portland State College
Oct 14, 1946

Box 1: folder 17
Cole Inauguration: Letter from Princeton
May 18, 1960

Box 1: folder 18
Cole Inauguration: From Wesleyan University
Oct 27, 1946

Box 1: folder 19
Cole Inauguration: From the College of the Holy Cross
Sept 23, 1946

Box 1: folder 20
Cole Inauguration: From University of Connecticut
Sept 20, 1946

Box 1: folder 21
Cole Inauguration: From Tufts College
Oct 27, 1946

Box 1: folder 22
Cole Inauguration: From Vassar College
Oct 31, 1946

Box 1: folder 23
Cole Inauguration: From Dartmouth College
Oct 11, 1946

Box 1: folder 24
Cole Inauguration: From Yale University
Oct 27, 1946

Box 1: folder 25
Cole Inauguration: From Boston University
n.d.

Box 1: folder 26
Cole Inauguration: From Trinity College
Oct, 1946

Box 1: folder 27
Cole Inauguration: From Columbia University
Oct 27, 1946

Box 1: folder 28
Cole Inauguration: From Harvard college
Oct 3, 1946

Box 1: folder 29
Plimpton Inauguration: From Trinity College
Oct 30, 1960

Box 1: folder 30
Plimpton Inauguration: From the University of Pennsylvania
Oct 17, 1960

Box 1: folder 31
Plimpton Inauguration: From Harvard College
Oct 4, 1960

Box 1: folder 32
Plimpton Inauguration: From Doshisha University
n.d.

Box 1: folder 33
Plimpton Inauguration: From Brandeis University
Oct 30, 1960

Box 1: folder 34
Plimpton Inauguration: From Tufts University
Oct 17, 1960

Box 1: folder 35
Plimpton Inauguration: From Ohio Wesleyan University
Oct 30, 1960

Box 1: folder 36
Plimpton Inauguration: From Dartmouth College
Oct 30, 1960

Box 1: folder 37
Plimpton Inauguration: From Bennington College
Oct 30, 1960

Box 1: folder 38
Plimpton Inauguration: From Vassar College
Oct 30, 1960

Box 1: folder 39
Plimpton Inauguration: From Bryn Mawr College
Oct 28, 1960

Box 1: folder 40
Plimpton Inauguration: From Boston University
Oct 30, 1960

Box 1: folder 41
Plimpton Inauguration: From Reed College
n.d.

Box 2: folder 1
Plimpton Inauguration: From Yale University
Oct 20, 1960

Box 2: folder 2
Plimpton Inauguration: From Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Sept 27, 1960

Box 2: folder 3
Plimpton Inauguration: From Brown University
Oct 1960

Box 2: folder 4
"Personal greetings on President Plimpton's Inauguration done by the President of Doshisha"
n.d.

Box 2: folder 5
Plimpton Inauguration: From St. John's College
Oct 18,1960

Box 2: folder 6
Plimpton Inauguration: From Pratt Institute
Oct 30, 1960

Box 2: folder 7
Gibbs Inauguration: From Columbia University
Oct 28, 1979

Box 2: folder 8
Pouncey Inauguration: From University of Pennsylvania
Sept 20, 1984

Box 2: folder 9
Pouncey Inauguration: From Princeton University
1984

Box 2: folder 10
Pouncey Inauguration: From Harvard College
Oct 1, 1984

Box 2: folder 11
Pouncey Inauguration: From Trinity College
Oct 5, 1984

Box 2: folder 12
Pouncey Inauguration: From Dartmouth College
Oct 14. 1984

Box 2: folder 13
Pouncey Inauguration: From Wheaton College
Oct 1984

Box 2: folder 14
Pouncey Inauguration: From Brown University
Oct 1984

Box 2: folder 15
Gerety Inauguration: From Radcliffe College
Oct 12, 1994

Box 2: folder 16
Gerety Inauguration: From Clark University
Oct 23, 1994

Box 2: folder 17
Gerety Inauguration: From University of Minnesota
n.d.

Box 2: folder 18
Gerety Inauguration: From Curry College
Oct 23, 1994

Box 2: folder 19
Gerety Inauguration: From Smith College
Oct 23, 1994

Box 2: folder 20
Gerety Inauguration: From Emory University
Sept 15, 1994

Box 2: folder 21
Gerety Inauguration: From Yale University
Oct 3, 1994

Box 2: folder 22
Gerety Inauguration: From Columbia University
n.d.

Box 2: folder 23
Gerety Inauguration: From Colorado College
n.d.

Box 2: folder 24
Gerety Inauguration: From Northeastern University
Oct 23, 1994

Box 2: folder 25
Gerety Inauguration: From University of Wisconsin at Madison
Oct 23, 1994

Box 2: folder 26
Gerety Inauguration: From the University of Connecticut
Oct 23, 1994

Box 2: folder 27
Gerety Inauguration: From Vassar College
Oct 23, 1994

Box 3: folder 1
Gerety Inauguration: From the College of William and Mary
n.d.

Box 3: folder 2
Gerety Inauguration: From Lebanon Valley College
Oct 23, 1994

Box 3: folder 3
Gerety Inauguration: From the University of Michigan
Sept 8, 1994

Box 3: folder 4
Gerety Inauguration: From Boston College
July 20, 1994

Box 3: folder 5
Gerety Inauguration: From Reed College
Oct 6, 1994

Box 3: folder 6
Gerety Inauguration: From Oberlin College
n.d.

Box 3: folder 7
Gerety Inauguration: From the University of Chicago
Oct 23, 1994

Box 3: folder 8
Gerety Inauguration: From Princeton University
Oct 23, 1994

Box 3: folder 9
Gerety Inauguration: From Western New England College
Oct 23, 1994

Box 3: folder 10
Gerety Inauguration: From Salem State College
Oct 20, 1994

Box 3: folder 11
Gerety Inauguration: From Bridgewater State College
Oct 23, 1994

Box 3: folder 12
Gerety Inauguration: From Washington College
Oct 23, 1994

Box 3: folder 13
Gerety Inauguration: From Vanderbilt University
Oct 23, 1994

Box 3: folder 14
Gerety Inauguration: From Middlebury College
Oct 23, 1994

Box 3: folder 15
Gerety Inauguration: From Knox College
Oct 23, 1994

Box 3: folder 16
Gerety Inauguration: From the University of Pennslyvania
July 18,1994

Box 3: folder 17
Gerety Inauguration: From Harvard College
Sept 23, 1994

Box 3: folder 18
Gerety Inauguration: From the Commonwealth of MA
Oct 23, 1994

Box 3: folder 19
AC Centennial: From Harvard College
May 18, 1921

Box 4: folder 1
AC Centennial: From the University of Virginia
n.d.

Box 4: folder 2
AC Centennial: From Yale University
June 15, 1921

Box 4: folder 3
Plimpton Inauguration: List
n.d.

Box 4: folder 4
Plimpton Inauguration: From Bowdoin College
Oct 30, 1960

Box 4: folder 5
Plimpton Inauguration: From
n.d.

Box 4: folder 6
To the Pratt Institute
May 5, 1962

Box 4: folder 7
From the Board of Trustees of AC to the Faculty of AC
June 6, 1946

Box 4: folder 8
To Davidson College
Oct 17, 1941

Box 4: folder 9
To Victoria University
Oct 15, 1941

Box 4: folder 10
To the University of Michigan and the College of Literature, Science and the Arts
Oct 4, 1941

Box 4: folder 11
To the West Virginia State Boards of Education and to the West Virginia State College
Apr 14, 1941

Box 4: folder 12
To the University of Pennsylvania (Bicentennial)
Sept 20, 1940

Box 4: folder 13
To Hobart College and to William Smith College
Oct 2, 1936

Box 4: folder 14
To Tufts College
Nov 4, 1938

Box 4: folder 15
To the University of South Carolina
Apr 6, 1937

Box 4: folder 16
To Mt. Holyoke College (Centennial)
Apr 17, 1937

Box 4: folder 17
To the Museum National D'Histoire Naturelle
Mar 1, 1935

Box 4: folder 18
To Union College
Oct 12, 1934

Box 4: folder 19
To Williams College
Oct 8, 1937

Box 4: folder 20
To Colgate University
Sept 24, 1942

Box 4: folder 21
To Knox College
June 12, 1937

Box 4: folder 22
Letter for Laurence Locke Daggett (traveling)
Nov 17, 1938

Box 4: folder 23
Letter for Rev. James T. Cleland (traveling)
June 15, 1938

Box 4: folder 24
To Williams College (150th Anniversary)
Oct 23, 1943

Box 4: folder 25
To Union College
May 11, 1946

Box 4: folder 26
To Wesleyan University
Oct 15, 1943

Box 4: folder 27
From the Peace Corps
Mar 1, 1966

Box 4: folder 28
From Princeton University
n.d.

Box 4: folder 29

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Subjects
  • Amherst College--History.
  • Amherst College--Presidents.
  • Universities and colleges--Massachusetts--Amherst.


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