Sprague Family Papers
Sprague Family Papers, 1890-2005 (Bulk: 1920-2005)
7 records storage boxes, 2 archives boxes, 1 oversize box (11.25 linear ft.)
The Sprague Family Papers include the papers of Rosemary Sprague, an Amherst-area attorney; her father, Atherton Hall Sprague (AC 1920), an Amherst College professor of mathematics; and her mother, Marion Whittemore Sprague. The collection includes correspondence, diaries and travel journals, unpublished poetry, plays, and novels, Sprague family genealogical material, and photographs. Notable among the correspondence are letters that Rosemary Sprague received from her friend, the poet James Merrill.
Terms of Access and Use:
Restrictions on access:Restrictions on use:
There is no restriction on access to the Sprague Family Papers for research use. Particularly fragile items are restricted for preservation purposes.
Requests for permission to publish material from the Sprague Family 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