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Frank Learoyd Boyden (AC 1902) Papers, ca. 1910-1970
11 archives boxes (5.5 linear ft.)

Abstract:
Headmaster of Deerfield Academy (Deerfield, Mass.), 1902-1969. Collection consists of Boyden's correspondence concerning Amherst College, his Class of 1902, his fraternity, Class reunions and other general correspondence.

Terms of Access and Use:

Restrictions on access:

There is no restriction on access to the Frank Learoyd Boyden Papers for research use. Particularly fragile items are restricted for preservation purposes.

Restrictions on use:

Requests for permission to publish material from the Papers 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

Biographical Note

Frank Learoyd Boyden, educator, was born in 1879 in Foxboro, Massachusetts. After graduating from Amherst College in 1902, he served as headmaster of Deerfield Academy (Deerfield, Mass.) from 1902 until 1969. He died in 1972.

Scope and Contents of the Collection

These papers relate primarily to Boyden's association with Amherst College and his Class of 1902. It includes correspondence concerning his fraternity, Phi Kappa Psi, his Class reunions held at Deerfield, and other general correspondence.


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

There is no restriction on access to the Frank Learoyd Boyden Papers for research use. Particularly fragile items are restricted for preservation purposes.

Restrictions on use:

Requests for permission to publish material from the Papers 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 Frank Learoyd Boyden Papers [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
Series 1: CLASS OF 1902 - CORRESPONDENCE TO AND FROM F.L. BOYDEN,
ca. 1910-1970


Series 1: CLASS OF 1902 - CORRESPONDENCE TO AND FROM F.L. BOYDEN, ca. 1910-1970, consists of correspondence between Boyden, other members of the Class of 1902 and their families. This series is arranged alphabetically by correspondent.

Allen, Fred H. (AC 1902)
n.d.

Box 1: folder 1
Barber, Harry C. (AC 1902)
n.d.

Box 1: folder 2
Bell, Hermon F. (AC 1902)
1915-1960

Box 1: folder 3
Berry, Gordon (AC 1902)
1926-1964

Box 1: folder 4
Burke, Warren J. (AC 1902)
1926-1929

Box 1: folder 5
Clancy, George C. (AC 1902)
1922-1959

Box 1: folder 6
Clapp, Ellery C. (AC 1902)
1915-1957

Box 1: folder 7
Collester, Clinton H. (AC 1902)
1924-1961

Box 1: folder 8
Cook, Frank A. (AC 1902)
1922-1951

Box 1: folder 9
Cross, Frederick B. (AC 1902)
1933-1962

Box 1: folder 10
Dayton, Charles H. (AC 1902)
1921-1964

Box 1: folder 11
Eastman, Lucius (AC 1857)
1943-1944

Box 2: folder 1
Eastman, John (AC 1902)
1926-1927

Box 2
Eastman, Sarah
1922-1923

Box 2
Ells, Arthur F. (AC 1902)
1923-1964

Box 2: folder 2
Ford, James L. Jr. (AC 1902)
1925-1956

Box 2: folder 3
Frizzell, John H. (AC 1902)
1913-1963

Box 2: folder 4
Herrick, Louis (AC 1902)
1921-1963

Box 2: folder 5
Hoyt, S. Walter (AC 1902)
1954-1960

Box 2: folder 6
Hoyt, Phebe S.
1961-1963

Box 2
King, S. Bowles (AC 1902)
1923-1942,

Box 2: folder 7
Lum, Ernest C. (AC 1902)
1923-1947

Box 2: folder 8
Magill, Andrew (AC 1902)
1922-1964

Box 2: folder 9
Magill, Samuel
1962-1964

Box 2
McCluney, Samuel C. (AC 1902)
1925

Box 2: folder 10
Nelson, James A. (AC 1902)
1927-1929

Box 3: folder 1
Reid, William (AC 1902)
1945-1963

Box 3: folder 2
Stearns, Maurice H. (AC 1902)
1946-1947

Box 3: folder 3
Swift, Willliam H. Sr. (AC 1870)
1941

Box 3: folder 4
Swift, Willliam H. Jr. (AC 1902)
1941-1942

Box 3
Taplin, Henry B. (AC 1902)
1924-1971

Box 3: folder 5
White, John F. (AC 1902)
1958-1961

Box 3: folder 6
Young, John H. (AC 1902)
1949-1962

Box 3: folder 7
Class of 1902 - general correspondence
[before 1930]

Box 3: folder 8
Class of 1902 - general correspondence
1930-35

Box 3: folder 9
Class of 1902 - general correspondence
1936-40

Box 3: folder 10
Class of 1902 - general correspondence
1941-45

Box 3: folder 11
Class of 1902 - general correspondence
1946-50

Box 3: folder 12
Class of 1902 - general correspondence
1951-55

Box 3: folder 13
Class of 1902 - general correspondence
1956-64

Box 3: folder 14
Advice re: classmates and sons
1929-1940

Box 3: folder 15
Series 2: PHI KAPPA PSI,
1912-1963


Series 2: PHI KAPPA PSI, 1912-1963, consists of correspondence between Boyden and other members of Phi Kappa Psi. This series is arranged chronologically.

Correspondence
1912-1916

Box 4: folder 1
Correspondence
1920s

Box 4: folder 2
Correspondence
1930-1935

Box 4: folder 3
Correspondence
1936-1939

Box 4: folder 4
Correspondence
1940s

Box 4: folder 5
Gibbs, Tom - problem
1948

Box 4: folder 6
Correspondence
1950s

Box 5: folder 1
Correspondence
1960s

Box 5: folder 2
Series 3: AMHERST CLASS OF 1902 REUNIONS HELD AT DEERFIELD ACADEMY,
1915-ca. 1965


Series 3: AMHERST CLASS OF 1902 REUNIONS HELD AT DEERFIELD ACADEMY, 1915-ca. 1965,consists of correspondence relating to Class reunions. This series is arranged chronologically.

Reunion correspondence
1920s

Box 5: folder 3
Reunion correspondence
1930s

Box 5: folder 4
Reunion correspondence
1940s

Box 5: folder 5
Reunion correspondence
1950s-60s

Box 5: folder 6
Series 4: AMHERST COLLEGE - ADMINISTRATIVE CORRESPONDENCE,
1921-1959


Series 4: AMHERST COLLEGE - ADMINISTRATIVE CORRESPONDENCE, 1921-1959, consists of correspondence and reports relating to Amherst College administrative affairs.

Amherst College fraternities
1934-1957

Box 5: folder 7
Report on the Mead bequest
1936

Box 5: folder 8
Amherst College gymnasium
1925-1938

Box 6: folder 1
Amherst College hockey rink
1954

Box 6: folder 2
Robert Frost and Amherst
1930-1939

Box 6: folder 3
History of Amherst
1915-1943

Box 6: folder 4
Amherst College Centennial
1921

Box 6: folder 5
Doshisha University, Japan
1959

Box 6: folder 6
Series 5: AMHERST COLLEGE INDIVIDUALS - CORRESPONDENCE,
ca. 1910-1965


Series 5: AMHERST COLLEGE INDIVIDUALS - CORRESPONDENCE, ca. 1910-1965, consists of correspondence between Boyd and others connected to Amherst College, including graduates, Professors and Presidents. This series is arranged alphabetically by correspondent.

Allis, Frederick S. Sr. (AC 1893)
1930-1941

Box 6: folder 7
Allis, Frederick S. Jr. (AC 1935)
1963

Box 6
Andrews, Chester H. (AC 1907)
1926

Box 6: folder 8
Atwood, Colonel Albert W. (AC 1903)
1942

Box 6: folder 9
Bigelow, William (AC 1889, Professor of Music 1894-1941)
1936-1937

Box 6: folder 10
Breckenridge, E.L. (AC Baseball Coach)
1924-1927

Box 6: folder 11
Cadigan, Reverend Charles H.(AC 1927)
1935-1938

Box 6: folder 12
Cadigan, Reverend George L.(AC 1933)
1935-1959

Box 6
Cadieux, Louis E. (AC 1903)
1929

Box 6: folder 13
Chase, Dr. Heman B. (AC 1904)
1932

Box 6: folder 14
Cole, Charles W. (AC 1927, President 1946-60)
1951, 1959

Box 6: folder 15
Connor, James (AC 1900)
1958

Box 6: folder 16
Craig, G. Armour (AC 1937)
1941

Box 6: folder 17
Douglas, Lewis W. (AC 1916)
1938-1959

Box 6: folder 18
Dyer, Walter A. (AC 1900)
1913-1933

Box 6: folder 19
Engle, Willis T. (AC 1928)
1945-1952

Box 6: folder 20
English, Arthur (AC 1935)
1936-1937

Box 6: folder 21
Fales, Frederick S. (AC 1896)
1936-1951

Box 6: folder 22
Foster, Arthur T. (AC 1903)
1936-1952

Box 6: folder 23
Francis, Clarence (AC 1910)
1940-1962

Box 6: folder 24
Gaunt, Ernest H. (AC 1906)
1961

Box 6: folder 25
Grant, Robert L. (AC 1900)
1945

Box 6: folder 26
Greenley, Howard
1957

Box 6: folder 27
Harris, George H. (AC 1906)
1921

Box 6: folder 28
Hewlett, Horace W. (AC 1936)
1961

Box 6: folder 29
Higgenbottom, Samuel (AC 1903)
1943

Box 6: folder 30
Hollister, Paul
1957

Box 7: folder 1
Hopkins, Arthur (AC 1885)
1930

Box 7: folder 2
Houghton, Colonel Herbert P. (AC 1901)
1957

Box 7: folder 3
Johnson, Burges (AC 1889)
1931-1964

Box 7: folder 4
Johnston, Henry R.
1941

Box 7: folder 5
Kellogg, George A. (AC 1889)
1930

Box 7: folder 6
Kennedy, Michael J. ("Tug," Professor of Physical Education 1927-52)
1953

Box 7: folder 7
King, Stanley (AC 1903, President 1932-46)
1923-1954

Box 7: folder 8
Kingman, Henry S. (AC 1915)
1942-1962

Box 7: folder 9
Knight, Harry W. (AC 1931)
1962

Box 7: folder 10
Meiklejohn, Alexander (President 1912-24)
1921-24, 1953

Box 7: folder 11
Morse, Harry B.
1962

Box 7: folder 12
Morse, William Northrop (AC 1904)
1955

Box 7: folder 13
Newlin, William J. (AC 1899)
1939, 1944

Box 7: folder 14
O'Brien, John B. (AC 1905)
1921-1953

Box 7: folder 15
Olds, George D. (AC 1913, President, 1924-27)
1920-1957

Box 7: folder 16
Packard, Laurence B. (Amherst Hon. 1934, Professor of History 1925-55)
1941-1942

Box 7: folder 17
Palmer, Dr. Walter W. (AC 1905)
1946-1948

Box 7: folder 18
Pease, Arthur Stanley (President 1927-32)
1927, 1929

Box 7: folder 19
Pierce, George E. (AC 1909)
1950

Box 7: folder 20
Plimpton, Calvin H. (AC 1939, President 1960-71)
1951-1962

Box 7: folder 21
Plimpton, Francis T.P. (AC 1922)
1933-1962

Box 7
Plimpton, George A. (AC 1876)
1927, 1936

Box 7
Powell, Chilton L. (AC 1907)
1922-23, 1925

Box 7: folder 22
Romer, Alfred S. (AC 1917)
1933, 1943-46

Box 7: folder 23
Schwab, George (AC 1905)
1935-1954

Box 8: folder 1
Seligman, Eustace (AC 1910)
1956, 1965

Box 8: folder 2
Smith, Luther Ely (AC 1894)
1922-1953

Box 8: folder 3
Sprague, Atherton H. (AC 1920)
1943-1944

Box 8: folder 4
Sprague, Rosemary
1953

Box 8
Thompson, Joseph O. (AC 1884)
1942-1943

Box 8: folder 5
Treadwell, George L. (AC 1911)
1954-1956

Box 8: folder 6
Ward, William Earle Dodge (AC 1906)
1950

Box 8: folder 7
Wheeler, Ralph W. (AC 1906)
1924

Box 8: folder 8
Whitcomb, Ernest M. (AC 1904)
1940-1962

Box 8: folder 9
Williams, Samuel R. (Amherst Hon 1934, Professor of Physics 1924-47)
1928

Box 8: folder 10
Zinmaster, Harry W. (AC 1908)
1938-1964

Box 8: folder 11
Series 6: CHRONOLOGICAL CORRESPONDENCE,
1921-1971


Series 6: CHRONOLOGICAL CORRESPONDENCE, 1921-1971, consists of Boyden's miscellaneous correspondence. This series is arranged chronologically.

Miscellaneous
1921

Box 8: folder 12
Miscellaneous
1922

Box 8: folder 13
Miscellaneous
1923

Box 8: folder 14
Miscellaneous
1924

Box 8: folder 15
Miscellaneous
1925

Box 9: folder 1
Miscellaneous
1926

Box 9: folder 2
Miscellaneous
1927

Box 9: folder 3
Miscellaneous
1928

Box 9: folder 4
Miscellaneous
1929

Box 9: folder 5
Miscellaneous
1930

Box 9: folder 6
Miscellaneous
1931

Box 9: folder 7
Miscellaneous
1932

Box 9: folder 8
Miscellaneous
1933

Box 9: folder 9
Miscellaneous
1934

Box 9: folder 10
Miscellaneous
1935

Box 9: folder 11
Miscellaneous
1936

Box 9: folder 12
Miscellaneous
1937

Box 9: folder 13
Miscellaneous
1938

Box 10: folder 1
Miscellaneous
1939

Box 10: folder 2
Miscellaneous
1940

Box 10: folder 3
Miscellaneous
1941

Box 10: folder 4
Miscellaneous
1942

Box 10: folder 5
Miscellaneous
1943

Box 10: folder 6
Miscellaneous
1944

Box 10: folder 7
Miscellaneous
1945

Box 10: folder 8
Miscellaneous
1946

Box 10: folder 9
Miscellaneous
1947

Box 10: folder 10
Miscellaneous
1948

Box 11: folder 1
Miscellaneous
1949

Box 11: folder 2
Miscellaneous
1950

Box 11: folder 3
Miscellaneous
1951

Box 11: folder 4
Miscellaneous
1952

Box 11: folder 5
Miscellaneous
1953

Box 11: folder 6
Miscellaneous
1954

Box 11: folder 7
Miscellaneous
1955

Box 11: folder 8
Miscellaneous
1956

Box 11: folder 9
Miscellaneous
1957

Box 11: folder 10
Miscellaneous
1958

Box 11: folder 11
Miscellaneous
1959

Box 11: folder 12
Miscellaneous
1960

Box 11: folder 13
Miscellaneous
1961

Box 11: folder 14
Miscellaneous
1962

Box 11: folder 15
Miscellaneous
1963

Box 11: folder 16
Miscellaneous
1964

Box 11: folder 17
Miscellaneous
1971

Box 11: folder 18

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Subjects
  • Amherst College--History--Sources.
  • Amherst College--Students.
  • Boyden, Frank L. (Frank Learoyd), 1879-1972.

Contributors
  • Amherst College. Class of 1902. Boyden.


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