Bliss Family Papers
Information on Use
Terms of Access and Use
Restrictions on access:
There is no restriction on access to the papers for research use. Fragile items have been enclosed in mylar folders.
Restrictions on use:
Requests for permission to publish material from the papers should be directed to the Archivist of the College.
Please use the following format when citing materials from this collection:
[Identification of item], in Bliss Family Papers [Box #, folder #], Amherst College Archives and Special Collections, Amherst College Library
History of the Collection
The Bliss Family Papers were kept by Margaret Blatchford Bliss Leavitt, second daughter of Howard Sweetser and Amy Blatchford Bliss. Shortly after her death, the papers were given to the Amherst College Archives in her honor by Daniel Bliss Leavitt, Howard Bliss Leavitt, Margaret Leavitt Peters and Helen Leavitt Campbell.