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Posters Collection, 1830-2009 (Bulk: 1870-1905)
13 map case drawers, 3 oversize flat boxes (16 linear ft.)

Abstract:
Poster, placards and broadsides advertising campus events and public notices, chiefly 1870 to 1905 with additional materials from other years, especially from the 1980s to present. Materials continue to be added to this collection.

Terms of Access and Use:

Restrictions on access:

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

Restrictions on use:

Requests for permission to publish material from Posters 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
Amherst, MA

Historical Note

The posters, placards and broadsides in this collection provide a lens to view the public life of the college, particularly in the latter part of the 19th century. The material in this collection covers the range of student, academic and social concerns, from public lecture courses, musical performances, sporting events and public notices.

Scope and Contents of the Collection

Poster, placards and broadsides advertising campus events and public notices. The collection provides a thorough overview of campus life from 1870 to 1905 with additional materials from other years, especially from the 1980s to present. Series 1-5 were originally in bound volumes; the original order and classification of material in these series have been maintained. Materials continue to be added to this collection.


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

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

Restrictions on use:

Requests for permission to publish material from Posters 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 Posters Collection [Box/Map case #, Folder #], Amherst College Archives and Special Collections, Amherst College Library.

History of the Collection

The majority of the items in the collection were originally bound in volumes, each with a bookplate reading "bound at the expense of Mr. Frank W. Stearns of the Class of 1878." The volumes were disbound and listed between 1986 and 1989. Additional posters have come from a variety of sources, including alumni donation and administrative offices.


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

Contents List
Series 1: COMMENCEMENT POSTERS
1842-1875


Series 1, COMMENCEMENT POSTERS, 1842-1875, consists of posters listing the "schedule of commencement exercises" plus two posters advertising specific commencement events.

Schedule of Commencement Exercises 1842
1842 Jul

Map case 3, drawer 8
Schedule of Commencement Exercises 1843
1843 Aug

Map case 3, drawer 8
Schedule of Commencement Exercises 1845
1845 Aug

Map case 3, drawer 8
Schedule of Commencement Exercises 1859
1859 Aug 7

Map case 3, drawer 8
Schedule of Commencement Exercises 1865
1865 Jul 9-13

Map case 3, drawer 8
Schedule of Commencement Exercises 1867
1867 Jul 7-11

Map case 3, drawer 8
Schedule of Commencement Exercises 1868
1868 Jul 5-9

Map case 3, drawer 8
Schedule of Commencement Exercises 1869
1869 Jul 4-8

Map case 3, drawer 8
Schedule of Commencement Exercises 1870
1870 Jul 10-14

Map case 3, drawer 8
Schedule of Commencement Exercises 1871
1871 Jul 9-13

Map case 3, drawer 8
Schedule of Commencement Exercises 1872
1872 Jul 7-11

Map case 3, drawer 8
Schedule of Commencement Exercises 1873
1873 Jul 6-10

Map case 3, drawer 8
Annual Address before Hitchcock Society of Inquiry
1874 Jul 5

Map case 3, drawer 8
Schedule of Commencement Exercises 1874
1874 Jul 5-9

Map case 3, drawer 8
Social Union Debate
1875 May 21

Map case 3, drawer 8
Series 2: LECTURE POSTERS
1830-1905


Series 2, LECTURE POSTERS, 1830-1905, includes posters advertising public lectures given by visiting lecturers, also included are some visiting musical groups.

Daniel Pratt (not from bound volume)
n.d.

Map case 3, drawer 6
"American History" by Nathan Welby Fiske (AC Professor, 1824-1847)
1830

Map case 5, drawer 4
"Tennyson" by J.T. Fields
1869 Feb16

Map case 5, drawer 4
J.B. Gough
1869 May 26

Map case 5, drawer 4
"The Relations of Air to the Public Health" by George Derby
1870 Feb16

Map case 5, drawer 4
"Health" by Willard Parker
1870 Oct 19

Map case 5, drawer 4
J.W. Churchill
1873 Jan 24

Map case 5, drawer 4
"Hobby Riding" by J.G. Holland
1875 Nov 17

Map case 5, drawer 4
Joseph Cook
1876 Feb10, 11, 17, 18, 24, 25

Map case 5, drawer 4
Unknown
1876 May 16, 17, 25, 26, Jun 7, 8

Map case 5, drawer 4
"Street Scenes in Europe" by Wendell Phillips
1877 Feb26

Map case 5, drawer 4
"The Irish Soldier in the Rebellion" by Gen. Kilpatrick
1877 Apr 20

Map case 5, drawer 4
A.H. Plumb
1877 May 14

Map case 5, drawer 4
"The Evil and the Remedy" by George William Curtis
1877

Map case 5, drawer 4
Leontine Arnot Cohn
1877 Aug 4

Map case 5, drawer 4
1877-1878 Lecture Course:



Will Carleton
1877 Nov 26

Map case 5, drawer 4
Mrs. Divermore
1877 Dec 17

Map case 5, drawer 4
J.W. Churchill
1878 Feb 8

Map case 5, drawer 4
Wendell Phillips
1878 Feb22

Map case 5, drawer 4
A. Bronson Alcott
1878 Dec 8, 1879 Feb 7, 26

Map case 5, drawer 4
"The Superlative or Mental Temperance" by Ralph Waldo Emerson
1879 Feb28

Map case 5, drawer 4
1879-1880 Lecture Course:



James T. Fields
1879 Dec 10

Map case 5, drawer 4
Adelaide Detchon
1879 Dec 17

Map case 5, drawer 4
George S. Boutwell
1880 Jan 12

Map case 5, drawer 4
J. Wells Champney
1880 Jan 26

Map case 5, drawer 4
Glee Club Concert
1880 Feb16

Map case 5, drawer 4
Selah Merrill
1880 Mar 3

Map case 5, drawer 4
"The New Profession" by Henry Ward Beecher
1881 Jan 17

Map case 5, drawer 4
Yale Glee Club
1881 Jan

Map case 5, drawer 4
"Rise and Fall of the Moustache" by Robert J. Burdette
1881

Map case 5, drawer 4
"Psycho-Dynamics" by W.H. Sherman
1883 Feb16

Map case 5, drawer 4
"George Eliot" by John Lord
1884 Nov 24

Map case 5, drawer 4
Charles Dickens (1887-1888 Lecture Course)
1888 Jan 14

Map case 5, drawer 4
1888-1889 Lecture Course:



George Kennan
1889 Feb14

Map case 5, drawer 4
Bill Nye and James Whitcomb Riley
1889 Feb25

Map case 5, drawer 4
New York Philharmonic
1889 Mar 4

Map case 5, drawer 4
Boston Symphony Orchestra
1890

Map case 5, drawer 4
H.H. Rogan
1890

Map case 5, drawer 4
Lotus Glee Club
1891

Map case 5, drawer 4
Thomas Dixon, Jr.
1891

Map case 5, drawer 4
Temple Quartette
1891 May 14

Map case 5, drawer 4
1891-1892 Lecture Course:



The Boston Rivals
1891 Dec 3

Map case 5, drawer 4
Ovide Musin Concert Co.
1892 Jan 30

Map case 5, drawer 4
1892-1893 Lecture Course:



Mendelssohn Quintette
1892 Oct 17

Map case 5, drawer 5
C.T. Winchester
1892 Nov 4

Map case 5, drawer 5
Thomas Nelson Page
1892 Nov 19

Map case 5, drawer 5
J.W. Churchill
1892 Dec 12

Map case 5, drawer 5
Lotus Glee Club
1893 Jan 18

Map case 5, drawer 5
Thomas Wentworth Higginson
1893 Jan 27

Map case 5, drawer 5
Miss Lillian Durell
1893 Feb 9

Map case 5, drawer 5
Eduard Remenyi
1893 Feb

Map case 5, drawer 5
The Boston Leaders
1893 Mar 2

Map case 5, drawer 5
1893-1894 Lecture Course:



New York Philharmonic Club
1893 Oct 28

Map case 5, drawer 5
Campani Morgan Concert Co.
1893

Map case 5, drawer 5
Blumenberg Concert
1893

Map case 5, drawer 5
Douglass Sherley and James Whitcomb Riley
1894 Feb12

Map case 5, drawer 5
Hamilton W. Mabie
1894 Mar 3

Map case 5, drawer 5
New York Male Quartet Club
1894 Mar 9

Map case 5, drawer 5
1894-1895 Lecture Course:



A. Conan Doyle
1894 Nov 2

Map case 5, drawer 5
George Riddle and Boston Philharmonic
1894 Nov 26

Map case 5, drawer 5
William H. McElroy
1894 Dec 10

Map case 5, drawer 5
New York Ladies Quartette
1895 Jan 7

Map case 5, drawer 5
Samuel Reynolds Hole
1895 Jan 14

Map case 5, drawer 5
Lew Wallace
1895 Jan 25

Map case 5, drawer 5
"Miss Jerry"
1895 Feb8

Map case 5, drawer 5
Frederick W. Bancroft
1895 Mar 1

Map case 5, drawer 5
"Miss Jerry"
1895 May 17

Map case 5, drawer 5
"College Thought and Public Interest" Course:



Chauncey M. Depew
1896 Mar 10

Map case 5, drawer 5
Francis A. Walker
1896 Apr 3

Map case 5, drawer 5
Hamilton W. Mabie
1896 May 1

Map case 5, drawer 5
"Athens and the Eastern Question" by Benjamin Ide Wheeler
1897 Apr 23

Map case 5, drawer 5
"Amherst Boating" by A.J. Benedict
1897 Nov 2

Map case 5, drawer 5
"From Lexington to Concord" by William W. Ellsworth
1897 Nov 19

Map case 5, drawer 5
"Cuba" by William W. Wright, U.S.A.
1898 Oct 6

Map case 5, drawer 5
"What makes our Lives Significant" by William James
1898 Nov 7

Map case 5, drawer 5
"The Profession of the Teacher" by George H. Palmer
1899 Jan 30

Map case 5, drawer 5
"A Visit to Wisby" by Hasket Derby (AC 1855)
1899 Feb24

Map case 5, drawer 5
"Liquid Air" by A.L. Kimball
1899 May 6

Map case 5, drawer 5
"Poetry and Prophecy of Tennyson" by Henry Van Dyke
1899 May 11

Map case 5, drawer 5
"Amherst College in Foreign Missions" by Nehemiah Boynton
1899 Jun 25

Map case 5, drawer 5
"Town and Gown" by Patrick Geddes
1900 Jan 29

Map case 5, drawer 5
"Troglodytes of Eastern Asia Minor" by J.R.S. Sterrett
1900 Feb 19

Map case 5, drawer 5
"Fossil Hunting" by R.S. Lull
1900 Feb 26

Map case 5, drawer 5
"The Work of Ruskin" by C.T. Winchester
1900 Mar 2

Map case 5, drawer 5
"The New Humanities" by Robert A. Woods
1900 Mar 9

Map case 5, drawer 5
"Trusts" by John B. Clark
1900 Mar 16

Map case 5, drawer 5
"The South African Question" by J.W. Crook
1900 May 11

Map case 5, drawer 5
"An Eclipse Trio in Tripoli" by David Todd
1900 Nov 3

Map case 5, drawer 5
"Personal Experiences in the Civil War" by Col. A.A. Pope
1902 May 2

Map case 5, drawer 5
"The Theatre" by W.B. Yeats
1903 Nov 19

Map case 5, drawer 5
"The Christian Ministry as a Profession" by C.H. Parkhurst
1904 May 23

Map case 5, drawer 5
Booker T. Washington (not from bound volume)
1904 Oct 5

Box 3: folder 2
Bliss Perry - "Patriotic Poetry"
1905 May 17

Map case 5, drawer 5
Series 3: LITERARY MISCELLANY
1870-1905


Series 3, LITERARY MISCELLANY, 1870-1905, consists of material advertising debates, benefits, sales, notices and miscellaneous announcements related to college life.

Grand Whig Rally (not from bound volume)
1852

Map case 3, drawer 6
Class Day (not from bound volume)
1862

Map case 3, drawer 6
Questions to be answered for the Obituary Record
1870

Map case 5, drawer 8
A Latin advertisement of College Bookstore
1871

Map case 5, drawer 8
Schedule of trains on New London Northern (C.V.R.R.) in 1871
1871 Jul 1

Map case 5, drawer 8
An appeal to Amherst citizens for entertainment during the semi centennial
1871

Map case 5, drawer 8
Advertisement of "Student Life at Amherst" by G.R. Cutting
1871

Map case 5, drawer 8
Advertisement of "Reminiscences of Amherst" by President Edward Hitchcock
1871

Map case 5, drawer 8
Advertisement of a Book Auction in Athenae Hall
1873 Feb 5

Map case 5, drawer 8
Schedule of trains between Palmer & Amherst during Commencement
1873 Jul 2

Map case 5, drawer 8
Supper and Entertainment for Benefit of College Church
1873 Oct 10

Map case 5, drawer 8
Notice that term bills are made out
1875 Jan 7

Map case 5, drawer 8
Subscription blank for Prof. W.S. Tyler's History of Amherst College
1875

Map case 5, drawer 8
Contest between Junior & Sophomore classes, "A Muscular Debate"
1875 Oct 3

Map case 5, drawer 8
Advertisement of student furniture for sale
1876

Map case 5, drawer 8
Notice of '74's triennial reunion
1877 Jun 27

Map case 5, drawer 8
Advertisement of stationery
1878

Map case 5, drawer 8
Festival held in College Hall
1878 Apr 16

Map case 5, drawer 8
Olio poster
1878 Dec

Map case 5, drawer 8
Fourth of July Celebration
1879

Map case 5, drawer 8
Circular concerning information for "Biographical Record of Alumni"
1879

Map case 5, drawer 8
Schedule of Commencement trains on New London Northern (C.V.R.R.)
1881 Jun 27-30

Map case 5, drawer 8
Olio poster
1884 Dec

Map case 5, drawer 8
Social Union Senior Prize Debate
1885 Jan 28

Map case 5, drawer 8
Bookstore advertisements
1885

Map case 5, drawer 8
Political Rally, Handbill of Mock Convention
1888 Feb20

Map case 5, drawer 8
Discussion of political issues at rally
1888 Nov 2

Map case 5, drawer 8
Handbill of Harrison-Stevenson Procession
1888 Nov 18

Map case 5, drawer 8
1890 Olio poster
1888 Dec

Map case 5, drawer 8
1891 Olio poster
1889 Dec

Map case 5, drawer 8
1892 Olio poster
1890 Dec

Map case 5, drawer 8
Trial for benefit of Amherst Athletic Association
1891 Mar 6

Map case 5, drawer 8
1893 Olio poster
1891 Dec

Map case 5, drawer 8
Republican Convention for Benefit of Amherst Baseball Association
1892 Mar 3

Map case 5, drawer 8
Circular advertising "Amherst Sketches"
1892 Jun

Map case 5, drawer 8
Circular advertising "Amherst Farces"
1892

Map case 5, drawer 8
Columbus Memorial Program and Poster
1892 Oct 21

Map case 5, drawer 8
Political pamphlet
1892 Oct 24

Map case 5, drawer 8
Republican Rally
1892 Oct 31

Map case 5, drawer 8
1894 Olio posters
1892 Dec

Map case 5, drawer 8
Advertisement of A History of Amherst College, by W.S. Tyler (AC 1830)
1893

Map case 5, drawer 8
Advertisement of Student Boarding House
1893 Sep 12

Map case 5, drawer 8
Memorabilia of Amherst Space at Chicago Exhibit
1893

Map case 5, drawer 8
1895 Olio posters
1893 Dec

Map case 5, drawer 8
Notification of 1859 Class Meeting
1894 Jun 6

Map case 5, drawer 8
Lester Exhibition in Oratory
1894 Jun 6

Map case 5, drawer 8
Announcement of opening of Hitchcock Hall
1894 Sep 11

Map case 5, drawer 8
1896 Olio posters
1894 Dec

Map case 5, drawer 8
Opening of restaurant
1895

Map case 5, drawer 8
Olio poster (not from bound volume)
1895

Map case 3, drawer 6
Mass meeting concerning Amherst Senate
1895 Feb

Map case 5, drawer 8
J.H. Seelye Memorial Number of Lit. Placard
1895 Jun

Map case 5, drawer 8
Class of 1895 Triennial Placard
1895 Jun

Map case 5, drawer 8
Notice of mass meeting concerning Armenians
1896 Feb 13

Map case 5, drawer 8
1898 Olio posters
1896 Dec

Map case 5, drawer 8
Reward for Lost Watch
1897 Oct

Map case 5, drawer 8
1899 Olio posters
1897 Dec

Map case 5, drawer 8
Advertisement of A History of Amherst College, by W.S. Tyler (AC 1830)
1898

Map case 5, drawer 8
Concerning Hitchcock Hall
1899 Apr 27

Map case 5, drawer 8
Concerning College Co-operative Society
1899

Map case 5, drawer 9
Concerning Hitchcock Hall
1899

Map case 5, drawer 9
Delta Upsilon placard
1899

Map case 5, drawer 9
Delta Kappa Epsilon placard
1899

Map case 5, drawer 9
Phi Delta Theta Placard
1899

Map case 5, drawer 9
Phi Kappa Psi placard
1899

Map case 5, drawer 9
Concerning Hitchcock Dining hall
1900

Map case 5, drawer 9
Concerning College Dining hall
1900

Map case 5, drawer 9
Republican Club Rally
1900 Oct 31

Map case 5, drawer 9
Advertising posters
1900

Map case 5, drawer 9
1902 Olio poster
1900 Dec

Map case 5, drawer 9
Concerning Hitchcock Hall
1901

Map case 5, drawer 9
1891 Decennial poster
1901 Jun

Map case 5, drawer 9
Concerning Hitchcock Hall
1901 Sep 16

Map case 5, drawer 9
Class Notice
1901

Map case 5, drawer 9
Advertisement of cafe
1901

Map case 5, drawer 9
1903 Olio poster
1901 Dec

Map case 5, drawer 9
Amherst posters
1902

Map case 5, drawer 9
New York Tribune Advertisement
1902 Jun 22

Map case 5, drawer 9
1904 Olio poster
1902 Dec

Map case 5, drawer 9
Bowdoin debate poster
1903 Mar 6

Map case 5, drawer 9
New York Tribune
1903 Jun 21

Map case 5, drawer 9
Placard concerning Bronze Box in Observatory Corner Stone
1903 Jun 23

Map case 5, drawer 9
Student Missionary Conference
1904 Oct 7

Map case 5, drawer 9
Bowdoin debate placard
1905 Mar 24

Map case 5, drawer 9
Series 4: ATHLETIC POSTERS
1870-1905


Scope and content:

Series 4, ATHLETIC POSTERS, 1870-1905, includes poster advertising athletic events. The posters are divided into four sections (corresponding with their original arrangement and classification):

  • Athletic posters prior to 1897
  • Football
  • Track, tennis, basketball, heavy gym
  • Baseball

Note:
Volume 1: Athletic Posters Prior to
1897


Crew Fall Regatta (2)
[1870s] Nov 2

Map case 3, drawer 4
Baseball vs. Harvard 2-14
1875 July 6

Map case 3, drawer 5
Athletic Sports
1875 Oct 30

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball vs. Harvard 2-14
1876 May 20

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball vs. Rhode Is. 9-9,and Princeton 18-12
1876 June 6, 7

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball vs. Charter Oaks 9-10
1876 June 17

Map case 3, drawer 5
Athletic Sports, won by '78
1876 Oct 14

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball vs. Harvard 1-9
1877 May 12

Map case 3, drawer 5
Athletics
1877 May 18

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball vs. Yale 4-9
1877 May 19

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball vs. Amateurs of Hartford 14-6
1877 May 23

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball Freshmen vs. Brown Freshmen, 0-8
1877 May 25

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball vs. Wesleyan 13-2
1877 May 26

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball vs. Williams (rain)
1877 Jun 6

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball vs. Williams (rain)
1877 Jun 7

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball vs. Buckeyes of Columbus 2-2
1877 Jun 16

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball vs. Our Boys of Boston
1877 Jun 23

Map case 3, drawer 5
Athletic Carnival
1877 Jul 4

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball vs. Clippers of Easthampton 5-5
1877 Oct 6

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball vs. Shamrocks of Holyoke 9-1
1877 Oct 10

Map case 3, drawer 5
Football vs. Tufts 2-1
1877 Nov 14

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball vs. Clippers (rain)
1878 Apr 20

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball vs. Westboro 7-6
1878 Apr 23

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball vs. New Bedfords 6-14
1878 Apr 24

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball vs. Holyokes 7-2
1878 May 1

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball vs. Springfield 1-2
1878 May 4

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball vs. Clippers 0-2
1878 May 8

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball vs. Pittsfield 4-12
1878 May 14

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball vs. Pittsfield (rain)
1878 May 16

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball vs. Lowells 2-3
1878 May 22

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball vs. Brown. Postponed
1878 Jun 5

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball vs. New Haven. No game
1878 Jun 5

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball vs. Springfield. No game
1878 Jun 8

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball vs. Holyoke 4-16
1878 Jun 19

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball vs. Yale. No. game
1878 Jun 22

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball vs. Lowells. No game
1878 Jun 26

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball vs. Harvard. No game
1878 Jun 27

Map case 3, drawer 5
Athletic Games, '80 & '81 tied
1878 Oct 23

Map case 3, drawer 5
Athletic Games, postponement of games of Oct 23
1878 Oct 26

Map case 3, drawer 5
Football vs. Brown 5-0
1878 Nov 13

Map case 3, drawer 5
Football vs. Yale 0-0
1878 Nov 16

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball vs. Springfield 3-10
1879 May 3

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball vs. Holyoke 6-4
1879 May 7

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball vs. Sharps of Holyoke 5-5
1879 May 10

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball vs. Harvard. Postponed
1879 May 13

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball vs. Trinity 15-5
1879 May 21

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball vs. Yale 1-15
1879 May 24

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball vs. Dartmouth 2-4
1879 May 31

Map case 3, drawer 5
Athletics Fall Meet
1879 Oct 22

Map case 3, drawer 5
Athletics Games
1880 Jun 5

Map case 3, drawer 5
Athletics Fall Meet, won by '83
1880 Oct 13

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball vs. Yale 3-6
1881 Jun 25

Map case 3, drawer 5
Athletics Fall Meet, won by '83
1881 Oct 15

Map case 3, drawer 5
Athletics Fall Meet, won by '84
1882 Oct 14

Map case 3, drawer 5
Athletics Fall Meet, won by '85
1883 Oct 6

Map case 3, drawer 5
Football '84 vs. '86 and '85 vs. '87
1883 Oct 31

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball Amherst vs. '81
1884 Jun 2

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball vs. Brown 6-1
1884 Jun 16

Map case 3, drawer 4
Athletics Fall Meet, won by '86
1884 Oct 4

Map case 3, drawer 5
Athletics Fall Meet, won by '87
1886 Oct 16

Map case 3, drawer 5
Athletics Fall Meet, won by '89
1887 Oct 15

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball Alumni vs. Champions
1888 Jun 28

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball '91 vs. '92 9-5
1888 Sep 22

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball '91 vs. '92 9-8
1888 Sep 26

Map case 3, drawer 5
Athletics Games and Races
1889 Jul 2

Map case 3, drawer 5
Athletics Fall Meet won by '91
1889 Oct 15,16

Map case 3, drawer 5
Football vs. MIT 9-6
1889 Oct 26

Map case 3, drawer 5
Football vs. Wi11iams 10-10
1889 Nov 9

Map case 3, drawer 5
Football vs. Yale 0-32
1889 Nov 12

Map case 3, drawer 5
Football vs. Rochester 7-0
1889 Nov 16

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball vs. Millers Falls 9-6, 14-11, 10-2, 18-9
1890 Apr. 14-17

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball Amherst '93 vs. Yale '93 6-4
1890 May 3

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball vs. Williams 22-8
1890 June 21

Map case 3, drawer 5
Advertisement of W. E. Nason, Athletic Goods
1890

Map case 3, drawer 5
Athletics Fall Meet, won by '92
1890 Oct 22

Map case 3, drawer 5
Football vs. MIT at Weston 38-4
1890 Nov 1

Map case 3, drawer 5
Football vs. Cornell 16-0
1890 Nov 3

Map case 3, drawer 5
Football vs. Bowdoin. Forfeited to Amherst.
1890 Nov 8

Map case 3, drawer 5
Football vs. Harvard at Springfield 0-64
1890 Nov 12

Map case 3, drawer 5
Football vs. Dartmouth 4-0
1890 Nov 19

Map case 3, drawer 5
Football vs. Stagg's at Springfield 0-26
1890 Nov 22

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball vs. Stagg's Team (YMCA Training School) 7-6
1891 Apr 18

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball vs. Harvard 2-6
1891 May 2

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball vs. Brown. No game.
1891 May 11

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball vs. Vermont 7-4
1891 May 14

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball vs. Ho1y Cross 6-2
1891 May 19

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball vs. Dartmouth 10-1
1891 May 23

Map case 3, drawer 5
Opening of Pratt Field
1891 May 23

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball vs. Yale 3-6
1891 Jun 3

Map case 3, drawer 5
Athletics Meet of Inter-Scholastic Asso., won by Springfield
1891 Jun 6

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball vs. Vermont 4-10
1891 Jun 18

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball vs. Boston Athletic Asso. 10-0
1891 Jun 20

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball '81 & '90 vs. '86 &'88
1891 Jun 24

Map case 3, drawer 5
Football vs. Trinity
1891 Oct 31

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball vs. Holyoke 12-2, 6-3, 4-0,11-2, 7-3
1892 Apr 18-23

Map case 3, drawer 5
Athletics Handicap Meet
1892 May 7

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball vs. Williams. Rain
1892 May 11

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball vs. Yale 4-9
1892 May 14

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball vs. Dartmouth 2-4- 1-6
1892 May 18,19

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball vs. Harvard 2-3
1892 Jun 4

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball '82 &'91 vs. '87 & '89
1892 Jun 28

Map case 3, drawer 5
Athletics Fall Meet, won by '95
1892 Jun 19

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball vs. Williams 10-2
1892 Jun 10

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball vs. Wesleyan 6-4
1892 Jun 12

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball vs. Harvard 3-4
1892 Jun 20

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball vs. Dartmouth 11-4, 0-4
1892 Jun 26, 27

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball vs. Tufts 2-0
1892 Jun 31

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball vs. Ya1e 5-1
1892 Jun 3

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball vs. Brown 6-2
1892 Jun 7

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball vs. Williams
1892 Jun 17

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball vs. Williams 4-2
1892 Jun 22

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball vs. Alumni
1892 Jun 28

Map case 3, drawer 5
Football vs. Greenfield A.C. 12-10
1893 Sep 27

Map case 3, drawer 5
Football vs. M.A.C. 26-0
1893 Oct 4

Map case 3, drawer 4
Athletics Fall Cider Meet, won by '95
1893 Oct 11

Map case 3, drawer 4
Football vs. Trinity 18-0
1893 Oct 25

Map case 3, drawer 4
Football vs. Worcester Tech 34-4
1893 Oct 30

Map case 3, drawer 4
Football vs. M.A.C. 16-2
1893 Nov 1

Map case 3, drawer 4
Football vs. Williams 12-30
1893 Nov 18

Map case 3, drawer 4
Baseball vs. Springfie1d 4-5, 2-4, 5-8, 7-10, 15-7, 3-5
1894 Apr 16-21

Map case 3, drawer 4
Baseball vs. Tufts 10-2
1894 Apr 28

Map case 3, drawer 4
Baseball vs. Colgate 12-13
1894 May 5

Map case 3, drawer 4
Baseball vs. Williams 12-30
1894 May 9

Map case 3, drawer 4
Baseball vs. Cornell 2-7
1894 May 11

Map case 3, drawer 4
Baseball vs. Harvard 2-4
1894 May 12

Map case 3, drawer 4
Baseball vs. Yale 1-7
1894 May 16

Map case 3, drawer 4
Baseball vs. Wesleyan 8-7
1894 May 17

Map case 3, drawer 4
Athletics Spring Meet
1894 May 18

Map case 3, drawer 4
Baseball vs. Dartmouth 2-7, 6-8
1894 May 25,26

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball vs. Williams. Postponed
1894 Jun 2

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball vs. Williams 1-2
1894 Jun 12

Map case 3, drawer 5
Athletics Interscholastic Meet
1894 Jun 16

Map case 3, drawer 5
Football vs. MAC 6-0
1894 Sept 27

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball Amherst '95 vs. Holyoke High, 19-12
1895 May 1

Map case 3, drawer 5
Athletics Spring Meet
1895 May 11

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball vs. Dartmouth 5-6, 17-6
1895 May 24,25

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball vs. Trinity 7-5
1895 June 5

Map case 3, drawer 5
Football vs. Technology 20-4
1895 Oct 26

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball vs. Williams 16-4
1895 Nov 2

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball vs. Springfie1d 9-8, 8-4, 2-11, 9-0, 7-1
1896 Apr 13-18

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball '99 vs. Williston 3-7
1896 Apr 25

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball vs. Wesleyan 5-2
1896 Apr 29

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball vs. Williams 3-2
1896 May 6

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball vs. Worcester Tech. 14-7
1896 May 13

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball Student vs. Lit. 7-16
1896 May 15

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball vs. Tufts 2-1
1896 May 20

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball vs. Cuban Giants 6-7
1896 May 26

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball vs. Harvard 9-5
1896 May 27

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball vs. Vermont 1-2
1896 Jun 2

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball vs. Dartmouth 3-2, 14-3
1896 Jun 12, 13

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball vs. Yale 2-4
1896 Jun 17

Map case 3, drawer 5
Football vs. Wesleyan 6-4
1896 Oct 28

Map case 3, drawer 5
Football vs. Trinity 0-12
1896 Oct 31

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball vs. Central Parks of Orange 8-7,3-5,19-2, 2-10, 4-3
1897 Apr 19-24

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball vs. Yale 2-9
1897 Apr 28

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball vs. Williams 3-4
1897 May 5

Map case 3, drawer 5
Baseball vs. Trinity. Rain
1897 May 13

Map case 3, drawer 5
Athletics, NEIAA games at Worcester, won by Williams.
1900 May 19

Map case 3, drawer 5
==Volume 2: Football


Map case , drawer 5
vs. Williams 6-6
1897 Nov 6

Map case 3, drawer 4
vs. Williston 28-0
1898 Oct 1

Map case 3, drawer 4
vs. MAC 0-0
1898 Oct 8

Map case 3, drawer 4
vs. Trinity 12-0
1898 Oct 12

Map case 3, drawer 4
vs. Wesleyan 0-28
1898 Oct 26

Map case 3, drawer 4
vs. MIT 10-6
1898 Oct 29

Map case 3, drawer 4
vs. Dartmouth 6-64
1898 Nov 5

Map case 3, drawer 4
vs. Boston Col. 0-18
1899 Oct 28

Map case 3, drawer 4
vs. MAC 0-6
1899 Nov 1

Map case 3, drawer 4
vs. Wesleyan 0-40
1899 Nov 18

Map case 3, drawer 4
vs. Williston 23-0
1900 Sep 29

Map case 3, drawer 4
vs. Trinity 0-0.
1900 Oct 6

Map case 3, drawer 4
vs. Worcester Tech 39-0
1900 Oct 13

Map case 3, drawer 4
vs. Bowdoin 6-11
1900 Oct 24

Map case 3, drawer 4
vs. Tufts 0-11
1900 Oct 31

Map case 3, drawer 4
vs. MIT 18-0
1900 Nov 3

Map case 3, drawer 4
vs. Williams 5-16
1900 Nov 10

Map case 3, drawer 4
vs. MAC 18-0
1900 Nov 17

Map case 3, drawer 4
vs. Worcester Tech 6-0
1901 Oct 5

Map case 3, drawer 4
vs. Union 0-0
1901 Oct 16

Map case 3, drawer 4
'04 vs. '05 0-0
1901 Oct 26

Map case 3, drawer 4
vs. Bowdoin 29-0
1901 Nov 2

Map case 3, drawer 4
vs. Wesleyan 11-15
1901 Nov 23

Map case 3, drawer 4
vs. Williston 16-0
1902 Sep 27

Map case 3, drawer 4
vs. Union 16-0
1902 Oct 11

Map case 3, drawer 4
vs. Holy Cross 29-5
1902 Oct 15

Map case 3, drawer 4
vs. MAC 15-0
1902 Nov 8

Map case 3, drawer 4
vs. Colby 23-0
1903 Oct 3

Map case 3, drawer 4
vs. Bowdoin 23-0
1903 Oct 7

Map case 3, drawer 4
vs. Trinity 18-0
1903 Oct 24

Map case 3, drawer 4
vs. Dartmouth 0-18
1903 Nov 7

Map case 3, drawer 4
vs. MAC 11-6
1903 Nov 14

Map case 3, drawer 4
vs. Williston 5-0
1904 Oct 1

Map case 3, drawer 4
vs. Williams 22-6
1904 Nov 16

Map case 3, drawer 4
1907 vs. 1908 10-0
1904 Nov 19

Map case 3, drawer 4
==Volume 3: Track, Tennis, Basketball, Heavy Gym


Map case , drawer 4
Track Triangular Meet, won by Amherst
1897 June 5

Map case 3, drawer 8
Track Fall Meet, won by '03
1899 Oct 14

Map case 3, drawer 8
Track Amherst, Wesleyan, Williams Meet, won by Williams
1900 Jun 1

Map case 3, drawer 8
Track Fall Meet, won by '02
1900 Oct 17

Map case 3, drawer 8
Basketball vs.Vermont 30-9
1901 Feb 20

Map case 3, drawer 8
Track Inter-Scholastic Meet, won by Springfield
1901 Jun 15

Map case 3, drawer 8
Track Fall Meet, won by '04
1901 Oct 19

Map case 3, drawer 8
Basketball vs. Trinity 37-25
1902 Jan 11

Map case 3, drawer 8
Track Fall Meet, won by '04
1902 Oct 18

Map case 3, drawer 8
Basketball vs.Williston 15-26
1903 Jan 10

Map case 3, drawer 8
Basketball vs. M.A.C. 52-3
1903 Jan 14

Map case 3, drawer 8
Basketball vs. Hamilton 61-6
1903 Jan 21

Map case 3, drawer 8
Basketball vs. Harvard 26-18
1903 Jan 28

Map case 3, drawer 8
Basketball vs. Trinity 62-4
1903 Feb 7

Map case 3, drawer 8
Basketball vs. Brown 36-19
1903 Feb 26

Map case 3, drawer 8
Basketball vs. Dartmouth 13-25
1903 Mar 11

Map case 3, drawer 8
Heavy Gym vs. Yale
1903 Mar 14

Map case 3, drawer 8
Basketball vs. Holy Cross 34-11
1903 Mar 18

Map case 3, drawer 8
Tennis vs. Tufts won by Amherst
1903 May 7-9

Map case 3, drawer 8
Track Inter-Scholastic Meet, won by Springfield
1903 Jun 20

Map case 3, drawer 8
Track Fall Cider Meet, won by '06
1903 Oct 14

Map case 3, drawer 8
Basketball vs. Rensselaer Polytech. 38-19
1904 Jan 9

Map case 3, drawer 8
Basketball vs. Colgate 37-30
1904 Jan 13

Map case 3, drawer 8
Basketball vs. Brown 16-9
1904 Feb 1

Map case 3, drawer 8
Basketball vs. Syracuse 26-38
1904 Feb 13

Map case 3, drawer 8
Basketball vs. Holy Cross 15-2
1904 Feb 20

Map case 3, drawer 8
Basketball vs. Williston 8-20
1904 Feb 24

Map case 3, drawer 8
Basketball vs. Worcester Polytech. 31-19
1904 Feb 27

Map case 3, drawer 8
Basketball vs. Trinity 34-4
1904 Mar 5

Map case 3, drawer 8
Basketball vs. Dartmouth 31-19
1904 Mar 9

Map case 3, drawer 8
Track vs. MIT, won by MIT
1904 May 14

Map case 3, drawer 8
Track Fall Cider Meet, won by '08
1904 Oct. 22

Map case 3, drawer 8
Basketball vs. Williston 18-20
1905 Jan 11

Map case 3, drawer 8
Basketball vs. Dartmouth 18-33
1905 Jan 23

Map case 3, drawer 8
Basketball vs. MIT 23-26
1905 Feb 11

Map case 3, drawer 8
Field Meet W.M.I.A.A. won by Springfield H.S.
1905 Jun 10

Map case 3, drawer 8
==Volume 4: Baseball Posters


Map case , drawer 8
vs. Dartmouth 10-8, 8-16
1897 May 21, 22

Box 5
vs. Harvard 0-6
1897 May 26

Map case 5, drawer 10
vs. Wes1eyan 3-7
1897 June 2

Map case 5, drawer 10
vs. Holy Cross 5-2
1897 June 12

Map case 5, drawer 10
vs. Williams 4-5
1897 June 19

Map case 5, drawer 10
'98 vs. '99 6-8
1897 Sept. 25

Map case 5, drawer 10
vs. Brown 5-12
1898 May 2

Map case 5, drawer 10
'01 vs. '02 postponed
1898 Oct 5

Map case 5, drawer 10
'01 vs. '02 11-3
1898 Oct 12

Map case 5, drawer 10
'99 vs. '00 4-7
1898 Oct 12

Map case 5, drawer 10
'00 vs. '01 postponed
1898 Oct15

Map case 5, drawer 10
vs. Yale 0-12
1899 Apr. 22

Map case 5, drawer 10
vs. Tufts 10-4
1899 Apr 29

Map case 5, drawer 10
vs. Syracuse 12-0
1899 May 1

Map case 5, drawer 10
vs. Williams 7-10
1899 May 3

Map case 5, drawer 10
vs. Holy Cross 2-4
1899 May 6

Map case 5, drawer 10
vs. Boston College 3-6
1899 May 13

Map case 5, drawer 10
vs. Wes1eyan 7-12
1899 May 27

Map case 5, drawer 10
vs. Williams at Williamstown 10-8
1899 May 30

Map case 5, drawer 10
'02 vs. Williams '02 at Williamstown 7-18
1899 June 3

Map case 5, drawer 10
Faculty vs. Phi Beta Kappa 19-13
1899 June 7

Map case 5, drawer 10
vs. Wesleyan 2-0
1899 June 24

Map case 5, drawer 10
vs. Williams 0-4
1899 June 26

Map case 5, drawer 10
'00 vs. '01 10-2
1899 Sept. 27

Map case 5, drawer 10
'02 vs. '03 10-4
1899 Sep 30

Map case 5, drawer 10
vs. Columbia 8-3
1900 May 16

Map case 5, drawer 10
vs. Wesleyan 1-5
1900 May 26

Map case 5, drawer 10
vs. Wesleyan 2-9
1900 June 23

Map case 5, drawer 10
vs. Williams 0-6
1900 June 25

Map case 5, drawer 10
'01 vs. '02 no game
1900 Oct 10

Map case 5, drawer 10
'01 vs. '04 no game
1900 Oct 27

Map case 5, drawer 10
vs. Williston 1-1
1901 Apr 13

Map case 5, drawer 10
vs. Brown 1-3
1901 Apr 20

Map case 5, drawer 10
vs. Trinity Rain
1901 Apr 24

Map case 5, drawer 10
vs. Yale 1-6
1901 Apr 27

Map case 5, drawer 10
vs. Williams 10-0
1901 May 1

Map case 5, drawer 10
vs. Dartmouth 0-2
1901 May 11

Map case 5, drawer 10
vs. Maine 3-1
1901 May 15

Map case 5, drawer 10
Faculty vs. Phi Beta Kappa 12-7
1901 May 17

Map case 5, drawer 10
vs. Tufts 7-0
1901 May 22

Map case 5, drawer 10
vs. Wesleyan 8-4
1901 May 25

Map case 5, drawer 10
vs. Riverview Military 2-0
1901 June 1

Map case 5, drawer 10
vs. Columbia 4-3
1901 June 5

Map case 5, drawer 10
vs. Wesleyan 0-1
1901 June 8

Map case 5, drawer 10
vs. Holy Cross 4-3
1901 June 12

Map case 5, drawer 10
vs. Wi11iams 9-0
1901 June 24

Map case 5, drawer 10
vs. Wi11iston No game
1902 Apr 12

Map case 5, drawer 10
vs. Princeton 0-3
1902 Apr 19

Map case 5, drawer 10
vs. Williams 5-4
1902 May 3

Map case 5, drawer 10
'05 vs. Springfield High 7-6
1902 May 7

Map case 5, drawer 10
vs. Wesleyan 5-8
1902 May 14

Map case 5, drawer 10
vs. Bowdoin 5-0
1902 May 17

Map case 5, drawer 10
vs. New York U. 22-0
1902 May 24

Map case 5, drawer 10
vs. Georgetown 1-6
1902 May 30

Map case 5, drawer 10
'05 vs. Wesleyan '05 No game
1902 May 31

Map case 5, drawer 10
vs. Dartmouth 1-2
1902 Jun 4

Map case 5, drawer 10
Lit vs. Student
1902 Jun 21

Map case 5, drawer 10
vs. Greenfield 8-1
1902 Jun 23

Map case 5, drawer 10
vs. Williston 2-1
1903 Apr 11

Map case 5, drawer 11
vs. Tufts 3-4
1903 Apr 22

Map case 5, drawer 11
vs. Syracuse 0-6
1903 May 5

Map case 5, drawer 11
vs. Manhattan 3-6
1903 May 13

Map case 5, drawer 11
vs. Dartmouth 7-1
1903 May 15

Map case 5, drawer 11
vs. Bowdoin 8-1
1903 May 22

Map case 5, drawer 11
'06 vs. Brown '06 6-4
1903 May 29

Map case 5, drawer 11
vs. Fordham 6-1
1903 May 30

Map case 5, drawer 11
vs. Hamilton 20-1
1903 Jun 3

Map case 5, drawer 11
vs. Trinity 19-1
1903 Jun 6

Map case 5, drawer 11
vs. Holy Cross 0-2
1903 Jun 10

Map case 5, drawer 11
vs. Colby 2-1
1903 Jun 13

Map case 5, drawer 11
'06 vs. '07 2-1
1903 Oct 10

Map case 5, drawer 11
vs. Williston 5-0
1904 Apr 20

Map case 5, drawer 11
vs. MAC 8-0
1904 Apr 27

Map case 5, drawer 11
vs. Maine, no game
1904 Apr 28

Map case 5, drawer 11
vs. Colby 5-4
1904 May 2

Map case 5, drawer 11
vs. Lafayette
1904 May 26

Map case 5, drawer 11
vs. New York U. 2-3
1904 May 28

Map case 5, drawer 11
vs. Dartmouth 1-3
1904 Jun 7

Map case 5, drawer 11
vs. Williams 2-7
1904 Jun 25

Map case 5, drawer 11
vs. Alumni 5-3
1904 Jun 27

Map case 5, drawer 11
vs. Williams 7-2
1905 May 6

Map case 5, drawer 11
vs. Cornell 4-1
1905 May 9

Map case 5, drawer 11
vs. Williams 8-1
1905 May 31

Map case 5, drawer 11
vs. Dartmouth 3-2
1905 May 27

Map case 5, drawer 11
vs. Columbia 2-4
1905 Jun 15

Map case 5, drawer 11
vs. Williams 4-0
1905 Jun 24

Map case 5, drawer 11
Alumni vs. Amherst 0-4
1905 Jun 26

Map case 5, drawer 11
Series 5: MUSICAL POSTERS
1875-1905


Series 5, MUSICAL POSTERS, 1875-1905, consists of posters advertising performances of Amherst musical groups, both on campus and off campus.

Oratorio (College Band and others)
1834 Aug 25

Box 1: folder 3
Volume 2: College Musical Clubs



"Summer Garden Concert"
1875 Jun 12

Map case 5, drawer 6
Class Day Concert (Quintette Club and Temple Quartette)
1875 Jul 6

Map case 5, drawer 6
College Orchestra and Crescent Quartette
1876 Jan 25

Map case 5, drawer 6
Glee Club
1876 Dec 15

Map case 5, drawer 6
Concert in City Hall, Holyoke
1877 Feb 21

Map case 5, drawer 6
Glee Club
1877 Mar 23

Map case 5, drawer 6
Class Day Concert (College Club and Mendelssohn Quintette)
1877Jun 26

Map case 5, drawer 6
Glee Club
1878 Jan 21

Map case 5, drawer 6
"A.B.C.D." Quartette of Amherst in Town Hall, West Brookfield
1878 Nov 29

Map case 5, drawer 6
Philharmonic of Boston
1878 Dec 3

Map case 5, drawer 6
College Glee Club at Worcester
1879 Jan 27

Map case 5, drawer 6
College Glee Club (Benefit of Baseball Association)
1879 Mar 5

Map case 5, drawer 6
"Pinafore" by College Glee Club
1879 Jun 10, 11

Map case 5, drawer 6
Commencement Concert
1879 Jun 24

Map case 5, drawer 6
Glee Club Concert
1880 Feb 16

Map case 5, drawer 6
Class Day Concert
1881 Jun 28

Map case 5, drawer 6
Promenade Concert
1881 Jun 29

Map case 5, drawer 6
Glee Club Concert
1882 Mar 22

Map case 5, drawer 6
Concert (Wu1f Fries, Belle Botsford, Alice Coggeshall, Ellen Berg)
1883 Mar 2

Map case 5, drawer 6
Minstrel Entertainment (benefit of base ball)
1884 Mar 19

Map case 5, drawer 6
College Glee Club
1884 Mar 27

Map case 5, drawer 6
Class Day Concert
1884 Jul 1

Map case 5, drawer 6
Posters of Concerts given by Clubs on Western Trip
1885 Apr

Map case 5, drawer 6
Concert of Musical Clubs
1889 Mar 27

Map case 5, drawer 6
Concert of Musical Clubs (Benefit of Base Ball)
1889 May 17

Map case 5, drawer 6
Freshman Concert
1890

Map case 5, drawer 6
Glee and Banjo Clubs
1890 Jun 24

Map case 5, drawer 6
Glee and Banjo Clubs
1891 Mar 25

Map case 5, drawer 6
Glee and Banjo Clubs at Northampton
1892 Mar 9

Map case 5, drawer 6
Glee and Banjo Clubs
1892 Mar 22

Map case 5, drawer 6
Harvard Glee Club and Amherst Banjo at Northampton
1893 Mar 8

Map case 5, drawer 6
Glee and Banjo C1ub
1893 Mar 22

Map case 5, drawer 6
Minstrel Company (Base Ball Benefit)
1893 May 17

Map case 5, drawer 6
Commencement Concert
1893 Jun 27

Map case 5, drawer 6
Solos by W P Bigelow and Mandolin Clubs
1894 Apr 23

Map case 5, drawer 6
College Minstrels
1894 Apr 26

Map case 5, drawer 6
Class Day Concert
1894 Jun 26

Map case 5, drawer 6
Glee Club Concert
1895

Map case 5, drawer 6
Concert of Glee and Banjo Clubs
1896 Mar 9

Map case 5, drawer 6
Glee, Banjo and Mandolin Concert
1896 Mar 25

Map case 5, drawer 6
College Musical Association
1897 Jun 28

Map case 5, drawer 6
College Musical Association at Holyoke
1900 Feb 2

Map case 5, drawer 7
College Musical Association at Amherst
1900 Mar 24

Map case 5, drawer 7
College Musical Association at Worcester
1900 May 18

Map case 5, drawer 7
College Musical Association at Springfield
1900 May 23

Map case 5, drawer 7
Musical Association Picture
1900 June 25

Map case 5, drawer 7
Musical Association, YMCA Hall, Holyoke
1901 Apr 12

Map case 5, drawer 7
College Minstrels (Athletic Association Benefit)
1902 May 5

Map case 5, drawer 7
Oratorio Chorus and Orchestra
1903 May 27

Map case 5, drawer 7
College Musical Association
1903 Jun 22

Map case 5, drawer 7
Oratorio "The Messiah"
1904 May 11

Map case 5, drawer 7
Musical Association Picture
1905

Map case 5, drawer 7
Oratorio "Elijah"
1905 Mar 22

Map case 5, drawer 7
Series 6: MODERN POSTERS
1906-


Series 6, MODERN POSTERS, includes posters from 1906 to the present. These posters cover a variety of subjects including music, lectures, events and sports. Arranged chronologically.

Lecture and event posters
n.d.

Box 3: folder 1
Lecture and event posters
n.d.

Box 1: folder 1
Richard Wilbur
n.d.

Box 1: folder 2
"Amherst Wants You!"
n.d.

Box 5: folder 8
Mrs. Ballington Booth of Volunteers of America (2 posters)
1906 Feb 16

Box 3: folder 3
Hon. John Barrett
1907 Jun 12

Box 3: folder 4
Literary club - Richard Watson Gilder
1909 Jan 23

Box 3: folder 5
Charles J. Glidden
1909 Mar 15

Box 3: folder 5
Exhibition of Maxim's noiseless gun
1909 May 14

Box 3: folder 6
Herbert L. Bridgman
1909

Box 3: folder 6
Chart comparing intercollegiate sports
1914

Map case 4, drawer 10
Award posters for exposition displays in athletics
1914, n.d.

Map case 4, drawer 10
"Gigantic Outing, Clambake and Rally in College Hall" [to fund Centennial gift, possibly sponsored by Class of 1902?]
ca. 1920

Box 3: folder 6a
Lecture posters: S.K. Ratcliffe, "England and Her Present Day Problems"; Cecil Maurice Bowra, "Hellenism and Poetry"; "Reading" by Robert Frost; Walter Lippmann, "American Destiny"; Mahanam B. Brahmachari, "Life in India as a Background for Thought and Action"; E.C. Kyte, "English Country House Libraries"; Friedrich Solmsen, "Electra in Greek Tragedy"; John W. Wheeler-Bennett, "War and Peace"
1936-1940

Map case 2, drawer 6
Football, Amherst vs. Williams
1938 Nov 12

Box 3: folder 7
Dr. Selig Hecht: "Night Vision"
[1940]

Box 1: folder 4
Political Union Address - Mrs. Roosevelt
1941 Feb 5

Box 3: folder 8
Opening Chapel
1944

Box 1: folder 5
Rotherwas Society debate on Fraternities
[1950]

Box 3: folder 9
Sigma Xi, installation exercises
1950 Mar 23

Box 1: folder 6
Crew vs. AIC
[1950] May 4

Box 1: folder 7
Lecture posters
c. 1960-62

Box 1: folder 8
Film posters
c. 1961-65

Box 1: folder 9
Mardi Gras, 1963; Mardi Gras, 1966 (featuring Dionne Warwick); Sam the Sham and the Pharoahs, 1966; Rock and Roll Dance and Show featuring the Moppets and Moby Dick and the Seamen, 1966 [#2011-004]
1963-66

Box 3: folder 16
"Utopian Thought in America"
1965 Oct 21

Box 3: folder 10
Posters
1980s

Box 3: folder 11
Posters
1980s

Box 1: folder 10
Posters
1990s

Box 3: folder 12
Posters
1990

Box 1: folder 11
Posters
1991

Box 1: folder 12
Posters
1992-1994

Box 1: folder 13
Posters
1995-1997

Box 1: folder 14
Posters
1998

Box 1: folder 15
Posters
1999-2000

Box 1: folder 16
Posters
2000s

Box 3: folder 13
Posters
2001

Box 1: folder 17
Coeducation at 25
2001 Sep

Box 3: folder 14
Posters
2002

Box 1: folder 18
Posters
2003

Box 1: folder 19
Posters
2004

Box 1: folder 20
Posters
2005

Box 1: folder 21
Posters
2006

Box 2: folder 1
Posters
2007

Box 2: folder 2
Posters
2008

Box 2: folder 3
Posters
2009

Box 2: folder 4
Posters
2010

Box 2: folder 5
Posters
2010s

Box 3: folder 15

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