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English Department Records, 1879-1977 (Bulk: 1930s-1960s)
4 records storage boxes, 5 archives boxes, 5 half archives boxes (7.75 linear ft.)

Abstract:
Assignments, examinations, student papers, course descriptions, reading lists and excerpts, and other material pertaining to the English Department and its courses, chiefly 1930-1970.

Terms of Access and Use:

Restrictions on access:

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

Restrictions on use:

Requests for permission to publish material from the records 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

Assignments, examinations, student papers, course descriptions, reading lists and excerpts, and other material pertaining to the English Department and its courses, chiefly 1930-1970.

Note: Box numbering begins with 1 for each series. When requesting materials, please specify series number as well as box number.


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

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

Restrictions on use:

Requests for permission to publish material from the records 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 English Department Records [Series #, 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: GENERAL RECORDS,
1879-1968


Series 1, GENERAL RECORDS, 1879-1968, is divided into three sub-series:

  • A: Administrative
  • B: Course Information
  • C: Examinations

Administrative (sub-series A) contains miscellaneous administrative material, including general information about department history, newsclippings and reports to trustees.

Course Information (sub-series B) consists of course descriptions, reading lists and related material, arranged by course.

Examinations (sub-series C) contains examinations in English, arranged chronologically.

Sub-series A: Administrative



General information re: development and history
n.d.

Box 1: folder 1
News clippings re department activities
1938, n.d.

Box 1: folder 2
New England College English Association: readings
1960 May 7

Box 1: folder 3
"A Proposal for a Reading Course" for the Institute for Springfield High School Teachers
1969

Box 1: folder 4
Report to Trustees by Joseph K. Chickering '69
1879

Box 1: folder 5
Reports to Trustees by H. Humphrey Neill '66
1883-1898

Box 1: folder 6
Miscellaneous administrative material
n.d.

Box 1: folder 7
Sub-series B: Course Information



Collateral course in English literature
n.d.

Box 1: folder 8
Staff and class assignments
1945-1965

Box 1: folder 9
Course descriptions and related material (Baird)
1932-1933

Box 1: folder 10
English A Reading lists
1936-38, n.d.

Box 1: folder 11
English 0 Reading lists
n.d.

Box 1: folder 12
English 1-2 Reading lists
1935-1937

Box 1: folder 13
English 3 Reading lists, examinations
1939, 1940

Box 1: folder 14
English 4 Reading lists
n.d.

Box 1: folder 15
English 5/5C Reading lists
n.d.

Box 1: folder 16
English 6 Reading lists, assignments, examinations
1927, 1930, 1931

Box 1: folder 17
English 7-8 Victorian Literature: Reading lists
n.d.

Box 1: folder 18
English 9 Reading lists
1937/38, n.d.

Box 1: folder 19
English 10 Reading lists, quizzes, examinations
1935/36-1941/42(with gaps)

Box 1: folder 20
English 13-14 Reading lists, poems
1936, n.d.

Box 1: folder 21
English 13 News clippings
1938 Jan.

Box 1: folder 22
English 13 Ballad series: Rhyme sheet Nos. 1-3
1938

Box 1: folder 23
English 16 Course descriptions
1973, 1974, 1975

Box 1: folder 24
English 19 Exam, reading lists
1946 Jan 29, n.d.

Box 1: folder 25
[English 21-22] "Description of a Sophomore Course in English"
n.d.

Box 1: folder 26
English 21 American Literature: Reading lists
n.d.

Box 1: folder 27
English 22 Recent Authors, American and English: Reading Lists
n.d.

Box 1: folder 28
English 43 1949/50
1949 Fall

Box 1: folder 29
English 61 Exercise
1969

Box 1: folder 30
English 70 Exercises
n.d.

Box 1: folder 31
Public Speaking 7: Schedule for senior debates
1911-1913

Box 1: folder 32
Victorian Literature: Reading
n.d.

Box 1: folder 33
Sub-series C: Examinations



Admission Prize Examinations
1897-1898

Box 1: folder 34
English Entrance Examinations
1897-1899

Box 1: folder 35
English Entrance Examinations
1900-1901

Box 1: folder 36
Porter Prize Examinations
1900, 1932-1938

Box 1: folder 37
Examinations
1873-1918

Box 1: folder 38
Examinations: Semester and final
1923-1932

Box 1: folder 39
Examinations
1933-1935

Box 1: folder 40
Examinations
1936-1938

Box 1: folder 41
Examinations
1939-1941

Box 1: folder 42
Examinations
1942-1944

Box 1: folder 43
Examinations
1945-1948

Box 1: folder 44
Examinations
1949-1950

Box 1: folder 45
Examinations
1950-1951

Box 1: folder 46
Examinations
1954, 1956

Box 1: folder 47
Examinations
1959/60-1961/62

Box 1: folder 48
Examinations
1962/63-1963/64

Box 1: folder 49
Examinations
1964/65-1965/66

Box 1: folder 50
Examinations
1966/67-1967/68

Box 1: folder 51
Examinations: miscellaneous
n.d.

Box 1: folder 52
Comprehensive Examination
[1961/62?]

Box 1: folder 53
Comprehensive Examination
1963/64

Box 1: folder 54
Comprehensive Examination
1966 Jan 25-26

Box 1: folder 55
Series 2: ENGLISH 1-2 (Composition),
1939-1966


Series 2, ENGLISH 1-2 (COMPOSITION), 1939-1966, contains assignments, section notes, and other course materials for English 1 and/or English 2, the freshman courses in English composition.

Course material for department
1942

Box 1: folder 1A
Excerpts from description of English 1-2, usually read aloud on second day of class
n.d.

Box 1: folder 1B
Administrative and practical matters
[1950's], 1951

Box 1: folder 1C
Boundaries: working paper for developing an assignment on.
n.d.

Box 1: folder 1
Printed material: publications, history
various

Box 1: folder 2
Printed material: "English 1-2: The Freshman English Course at Amherst College" by T. Baird: reprint from Amherst Alumni News
1952 May

Box 1: folder 3
"English 1-2 at Amherst College: A Definition" by Katz, John Stuart (graduate thesis, Harvard University Graduate School of Education)
1962 May 2

Box 1: folder 4
Wilking, S. Vincent to T. Baird re-reading of College freshmen
1941 Dec 4

Box 1: folder 5
"Statement for Publicizing the New Curriculum" by T. Baird
1946-47

Box 1: folder 6
"The English Department, the New Curriculum, and the Next Four Years" compiled by T. Baird
1947 Jul 4

Box 1: folder 7
["Material used for Visiting Committee"-folder label]. An examination and selected assignments.
1949 Oct 21

Box 1: folder 8
"Statement" by T. Baird
1959 Feb

Box 1: folder 9
Correspondence to T. Baird re course and adaptations
1965

Box 1: folder 10
Memo to the instructors
1960 Jul 19

Box 1: folder 11
Memos to the students
n.d.

Box 1: folder 12
"GAC's blank century"
[1950's]

Box 1: folder 13
Undated assignments
n.d.

Box 1: folder 14
Student papers
[1944-45], n.d.

Box 1: folder 15
Eng 1 Sec 5 "The Perfect Theme"
n.d.

Box 1: folder 16
"ABC: What Do We Do in English 1?" by T. Baird
1950 Dec 12

Box 1: folder 17
"The Perfect Freshman Sees Stearns Church"
n.d.

Box 1: folder 18
"When I See I Say. Oh Say Can You See?" by T. Baird
1954 Nov 9

Box 1: folder 19
Excerpts "The Art of Note-Taking" by S. & B. Webb in The Art of Social Study
1932

Box 1: folder 20
Excerpts "Articles of Faith" and "The Covenant"
n.d.

Box 1: folder 21
Excerpts "The Craft of the Social Investigator" by S. & B. Webb in Methods of Social Study
1932

Box 1: folder 22
"Contra Anglican I"
n.d.

Box 1: folder 23
Excerpts "A good teacher..." by J.J. Chapman in Memories and Milestones
[195?]

Box 1: folder 24
Excerpts "Tools" in The Note-Books of Samuel Butler
1913

Box 1: folder 25
Excerpts "The Relativity of History" by C.W. Cole
1963

Box 1: folder 26
"Rules for Theme Writing"
n.d.

Box 1: folder 27
Themes "My Day"
1942-43

Box 1: folder 28
Themes "Grandparents"
[1950's]

Box 1: folder 29
Themes "Grandparents"
1951

Box 1: folder 30
Themes "Grandparents": manuscripts, Class of 1955
[1951-52]

Box 1: folder 31
Themes "Some Grandparents of Amherst '55"
[1951-52]

Box 1: folder 32
Themes "Some More Grandparents of Amherst '55"
[1951-52]

Box 1: folder 33
Themes "Early Recollections by 1956 Amherst Freshmen and Others"
[1952-53?]

Box 1: folder 34
Folger Prize, 1936, '41-42, '47
1936-1947

Box 1: folder 35
"Influence of Theodore Baird" by Walker Gibson
1986 Fall

Box 1: folder 36
"Thirty-Three Assignments per Semester: Theodore Baird and the Mystique of English 1-2 at Amherst College 1938-1966." Speech by Robin R. Varmin
1992

Box 1: folder 36A
Interview with Walker Gibson on teaching English 1-2
n.d.

Box 1: folder 36B
Journal of Advanced Composition Writer 1992 references to Theodore Baird and English 1-2
1992

Box 1: folder 36C
Eng 2 Baird Working papers
1939-40

Box 1: folder 37
Eng 1 1942/43 Baird
1942-1943

Box 1: folder 38
Eng 2 1942/43 Sec 2a [Baird]
1943 Jan-May

Box 1: folder 39
Eng 1-2 Baird working papers for assignment development and class meetings
1943-45

Box 1: folder 40
Eng 1-2 1943/44
1943-1944

Box 1: folder 41
Eng 1-2 1943/44 "How to Study History from Hints Supplied by Members of English 2"
[1944 Spring]

Box 1: folder 42
Eng 2 1943/44 Final exam
1944 Feb 4

Box 1: folder 43
Eng 2 1943/44 Final exam
1944 May 26

Box 1: folder 44
Eng 1-2 1944/45-45/46 Assignments and working papers [Baird]
1945

Box 1: folder 45
Eng 1 1945/46 Assignments "Brower and Castle"
1946 Spring

Box 1: folder 46
Eng 2 1945/46 Sec 2a [Baird]
1946 Spring

Box 1: folder 47
Eng 1-2 1946/47 Sec 1g [Baird] Assignments
1946-1947

Box 1: folder 48
Eng 1 1946/47 Sec E Gibson
1946-1947

Box 1: folder 49
Eng 2 1946/47 Sec E [Gibson]
1947 Feb-Jun

Box 1: folder 50
Eng 1-2 1947/48 Sec 101-5, Sec 102-5 [Baird]
1947-1948

Box 1: folder 51
Eng 1 1947/48 Sec 9 [Gibson]
1947-1948

Box 1: folder 52
Eng 2 1947/48 Sec 9 [Gibson]
1948 Jan-Jun

Box 1: folder 53
Eng 2 1947/48 Long paper assignment
1948 May 26-27

Box 1: folder 54
Eng 1-2 "Assignments as actually used"
1948-49

Box 1: folder 55
Eng 1 1948/49 Sec 1 [Gibson]
1948-1949

Box 1: folder 56
Eng 1 1948/49 Sec 5 Baird
1948-1949

Box 1: folder 57
Eng 2 1948/49 Sec 1 [Gibson]
1949 Jan-Jun

Box 1: folder 58
Eng 2 1948/49 Sec 5 [Baird]
1949 Feb-Jun

Box 1: folder 59
Eng 1 1949/50
1949-1950

Box 1: folder 60
Eng 1 1949/50 Sec 6 [Gibson]
1949-1950

Box 1: folder 61
Eng 2 1949/50 [Sec 5] [Baird]
1950 Feb-Jun

Box 1: folder 62
Eng 2 1949/50 Sec 6 Gibson
1950 Jan-Jun

Box 1: folder 63
Eng 1 1950/51 Sec 2 [Gibson]
1950-1951

Box 2: folder 1
Eng 1 1950/51 Sec 5 [Baird]
1950-1951

Box 2: folder 2
Eng 2 1950/51 Sec 2 [Gibson]
1951 Jan-Jun

Box 2: folder 3
Eng 2 1950/51 [Sec 10?] [Baird]
1951 Jan-May

Box 2: folder 4
Eng 1 1951/52 "Revised list of assignments as used" --
1951-1952

Box 2: folder 5
Eng 1 1951/52 Sec 6 [Gibson]
1951-1952

Box 2: folder 6
Eng 1 1951/52 Sec 10 [Baird]
1951 Sep-Dec

Box 2: folder 7
Eng 2 1951/52 "History assignments as used"
1952 Jan-Mar

Box 2: folder 8
Eng 2 1951/52 Sec 6 [Gibson]
1952 Jan-Jun

Box 2: folder 9
Eng 2 1951/52 [Sec 10?] [Baird]
1952 Jan-Jun

Box 2: folder 10
Eng 1 1952/53 Sec 1 [Gibson]
1952-1953

Box 2: folder 11
Eng 1 1952/53 Sec 5 [Baird]
1952-1953

Box 2: folder 12
Eng 2 1952/53 Assignments
1953 Feb-Jun

Box 2: folder 13
Eng 2 1952/53 Final
1953 Jun

Box 2: folder 14
Eng 2 1952/53 Sec 5 [Baird]
1953 Feb-May

Box 2: folder 15
Eng 1 1953/54 "Assignments as used"
1953-1954

Box 2: folder 16
Eng 1 1953/54 Sec 5 [Baird]
1953-1954

Box 2: folder 17
Eng 1 1953/54 Sec 10 [Gibson]
1953-1954

Box 2: folder 18
Eng 2 1953/54 Final
1954 Jan

Box 2: folder 19
Eng 2 1953/54 Sec 5 [Baird]
1954 Feb-Jun

Box 2: folder 20
Eng 2 1953/54 Sec 10 [Gibson]
1954 Jan-Jun

Box 2: folder 21
Eng 1 1954/55 "Assignments as used"
1954-1955

Box 2: folder 22
Eng 1 1954/55 Sec 5 [Baird]
1954-1955

Box 2: folder 23
Eng 1-2 1954/55 [Gibson](?)
1954-1955

Box 2: folder 24
Eng 2 1954/55 "History assignments"
1955 Feb-Mar

Box 2: folder 25
Eng 2 1954/55 "A draft of science assignments"
1955 Apr-May

Box 2: folder 26
Eng 2 1954/55 Final
1955 [Jun]

Box 2: folder 27
Eng 2 1954/55 Sec 5 [Baird]
1955 Jan-Jun

Box 2: folder 28
Eng 1 1955/56 "A possible sequence"
1955 Sep

Box 2: folder 29
Eng 1 1955/56 "Assignments as used"
1955-1956

Box 2: folder 30
Eng 1 1955/56 Sec 5 [Baird]
1955-1956

Box 2: folder 31
[Eng 2 1955/56] "Proposed history assignments"
1956 Feb-Mar

Box 2: folder 32
[Eng 2 1955/56] "Proposed science assignments"
1956 Apr-May

Box 2: folder 33
Eng 1-2 1955/56 notebook of Henry Pooler (AC 1959)
1955-1956

Box 2: folder 33a
Eng 1 1956/57 "Assignments as used"
1956-1957

Box 2: folder 34
Eng 1 1956/57 [Sec 4?] [Baird?]
1956-1957

Box 2: folder 35
Eng 1 1956/57 Sec 10 [Gibson]
1956-1957

Box 2: folder 36
Eng 2 1956/57 "Assignments as used"
1957 Jan-Jun

Box 2: folder 37
Eng 2 1956/57 [Sec 4] [Baird]
1957 Jan-Jun

Box 2: folder 38
Eng 2 1956/57 Sec 10 [Gibson]
1957 Jan-Jun

Box 2: folder 39
Eng 1 1957/58 "A set of proposed assignments"
1957 Aug

Box 3: folder 1
Eng 1 1957/58 Sec 4 [Baird]
1957-1958

Box 3: folder 2
Eng 2 1957/58 "A possible sequence"
1957-58

Box 3: folder 3
Eng 2 1957/58 "Assignments as used"
1958 Jan-Jun

Box 3: folder 4
Eng 2 1957/58 Sec 4 Baird
1958 Jan-Jun

Box 3: folder 5
Eng 1 1958/59 Proposed assignments
1958 Sep

Box 3: folder 6
Eng 1 1958/59 "Assignments as used"
1958-1959

Box 3: folder 7
Eng 1 1958/59 Sec 4 Baird
1958-1959

Box 3: folder 8
Eng 2 1958/59 "Assignments as used"
1959 Jan-Jun

Box 3: folder 9
Eng 2 1958/59 Sec 7 Baird
1959 Feb-Jun

Box 3: folder 10
Eng 1-2 1959/60 Proposed assignments: working papers of T. Baird
1959 Sep 8

Box 3: folder 11
Eng 1 1959/60 "Assignments as used"
1959-1960

Box 3: folder 12
Eng 1 1959/60 Assignments
1959-1960

Box 3: folder 13
Eng 1-2 1959/60 [McKeon] Assignments
1959-1960

Box 3: folder 14
Eng 2 1959/60 Proposed assignments
1960 Jan-Jun

Box 3: folder 15
Eng 2 1959/60 "Assignments as used"
1960 Jan-Jun

Box 3: folder 16
Eng 1 1960/61 "Assignments as used"
1960-1961

Box 3: folder 17
Eng 1 1960/61 Assignments
1960-1961

Box 3: folder 18
Eng 2 1960/61 "Assignments as used"
1961 Jan-Jun

Box 3: folder 19
Eng 2 1960/61 Sec 9
1961 Jan-May

Box 3: folder 20
Eng 2 [1960/61] [Assignments]
[1961 Jan-May]

Box 3: folder 21
Eng 2 1960/61 Student notebook of assignments and graded compositions [gift of Richard Sparks (AC 1964), #2004.020] [Assignments]
1961 Jan-Apr

Box 4: folder 3
Eng 1 1961/62 "Assignments as used"
1961-1962

Box 3: folder 22
Eng 1 1961/62 Sec 4 or 7? [Sale?]
1961-1962

Box 3: folder 23
Eng 2 1961/61 "Assignments as used"
1962 Jan-Jun

Box 3: folder 24
Eng 2 1961/62 Assignments
1962 Feb-Jun

Box 3: folder 25
Eng 1 1962/63 "Assignments as used"
1962-1963

Box 3: folder 26
Eng 1 1962/63 Sec 4 [Baird?]
1962-1963

Box 3: folder 27
Eng 2 1962/63 "Assignments as used" (3 folders)
1963 Feb-Jun

Box 3: folder 28-30
Eng 1 1963/64 [Baird?] Assignments
1963-1964

Box 3: folder 31
Eng 2 1963/64 "Assignments as used"
1964 Jan-Jun

Box 4: folder 1
Eng 2 1963/64 [Baird?] Assignments
1964 Jan-Jun

Box 4: folder 2
Eng 1 1964/65 "Assignments as used"
1964-1965

Box 4: folder 4
Eng 1 1964/65 [Baird] Assignments
1964 Sep-1965

Box 4: folder 5
Eng 1 1964/65 Jere Mead student papers written for the assignments in Professor Baird's class
1964 fall

Box 4: folder 6
Eng 2 1964/65 "Assignments as used"
1965 Jan-May

Box 4: folder 7
Eng 2 1964/65 Assignments
1965 Jan-Jun

Box 4: folder 8
Eng 2 1965/66 [Craig?] "Assignments as used"
1966 Jan-May

Box 4: folder 9
Eng 2 1965/66 [Cody?] Assignments
1966 Jan-May

Box 4: folder 10
Eng 1 1965/66 "Assignments as used"
1965-1966

Box 4: folder 11
Eng 1 1965/66 [Baird ?]
1965-1966

Box 4: folder 12
Series 3: ENGLISH 1-C (Composition),
1939-1942


Series 3, ENGLISH 1-C (COMPOSITION), 1939-1942, contains assignments, examinations, and other course materials for English 1-C, a freshman course in English composition that predated English 1-2.

"English 1-C" By T. Baird: reprint from Amherst Graduates Quarterly
1939 Aug

Box 1: folder 1
"Freshman English" By T. Baird in What the Colleges are Doing
1940 Jan

Box 1: folder 2
List of forbidden words -- 1939 Nov
1939 Nov

Box 1: folder 3
Grammar paper
1939-1940

Box 1: folder 4
Reading lists
n.d.

Box 1: folder 5
Eng 1-C 1938/39 Final examination
1939 Jun 9

Box 1: folder 6
Eng 1-C 1939/40 Assignments and course material
1939-40

Box 1: folder 7
Eng 1-C 1939/40 [Baird?] Assignments
1939-40

Box 1: folder 8
Eng 1-C 1939/40 [Baird] Working papers
1939-40

Box 1: folder 9
"Reflections" on English 1-C by T. Baird
1940

Box 1: folder 10
Eng 1-C [1940/41?] "Correlation Papers in English 1-C"
[1940-41?]

Box 1: folder 11
Eng 1-C 1940/41 Assignments and notes
1940-1941

Box 1: folder 12
Eng 1-C 1940/41 Sec C [Baird]
1940 Fall

Box 1: folder 13
Eng 1-C [Baird?] Assignments and notes
[1941?]

Box 1: folder 14
Eng 1-C 1942 Assignments and notes
1942 Summer

Box 1: folder 15
Series 4: ENGLISH 11 (Writing),
1966-1977


Series 4, ENGLISH 11 (WRITING), 1966-1977, contains assignments and section notes for English 11, which was described as "an introduction to the literary discipline through a study of composition."

Eng 11 1966/67 Assignments
1966-1967

Box 1: folder 1
Eng 11 1966/67 Baird Assignments
1966-1967

Box 1: folder 2
Eng 11 1967/68 Assignments
1967-1968

Box 1: folder 3
Eng 11 1967/68 Sec 5 Baird
1967-1968

Box 1: folder 4
Eng 11 1968/69 [Baird] Assignments
1968-1969

Box 2: folder 1
Eng 11 1968/69 Assignments
1968-1969

Box 2: folder 2
Eng 11 1969/70 Final exam
1970 Jan 17

Box 2: folder 3
Eng 11 1970/71 Assignments
1970 Fall

Box 2: folder 4
Eng 11 1971/72 "Synopsis of assignments": revised and unrevised
1971 Sep-Dec

Box 2: folder 5
Eng 11 1972/73 Assignments
1972 Sep-Dec

Box 2: folder 6
Eng 11 1973/74 Memos and assignments
[1973 May-Nov]

Box 2: folder 7
Eng 11 1974/75 Planning and administration
1974 Fall

Box 2: folder 8
Eng 11 1975/76 Planning and administration
[1975 Jun-Sep]

Box 2: folder 9
Eng 11 1975/76 Assignments
1975 Fall

Box 2: folder 10
Eng 11 1976/77 Assignments
[1976 Fall]

Box 2: folder 11
Series 5: ENGLISH 12 (Reading),
1939-1972


Series 5, ENGLISH 12 (READING), 1939-1972, contains examinations, section notes and assignments for English 12, an introductory reading course.

Exam
1939 Mar 6

Box 1: folder 1
Eng 12 1966/67 Assignments
1967 Jan-Jun

Box 1: folder 2
Eng 12 1966/67 Sec 4 [Baird]
1967 Jan-Jun

Box 1: folder 3
Eng 12 1967/68 Assignments
1968 Jan-Jun

Box 1: folder 4
Eng 12 1967/68 Sec 5
1968 Jan-Jun

Box 1: folder 5
Eng 12 1968/69 Assignments (G. Armour Craig, Chair)
1969 Jan, n.d.

Box 1: folder 6
Eng 12 1971/72 Assignments
1972 Spring

Box 1: folder 7
Series 6: ENGLISH 19-20 (Introduction to Literature),
1942-1946


Series 6, ENGLISH 19-20 (INTRODUCTION TO LITERATURE), 1942-1946, contains materials from English 19-20 instructors.

Eng 19-20 1942/43 Materials from T. Baird
1942-43

Box 1: folder 1
Eng 19-20 1942/43 Materials from G. A. Craig
1943 Spring

Box 1: folder 2
Eng 19 1943/44 Materials from G. A. Craig and [R. Brower?]
1944 spring

Box 1: folder 3
Eng 20 1945/46 Sec A [Baird]
1946 Spring

Box 1: folder 4
Series 7: ENGLISH 21-22 (Introduction to Literature),
1963-1966


Series 7, ENGLISH 21-22 (INTRODUCTION TO LITERATURE), 1963-1966, contains assignments, examinations and section notes for English 21 and English 22.

Eng 21 1963/64 Assignments
1963-1964

Box 1: folder 1
Eng 22 1963/64 Assignments
1964 Jan-Jun

Box 1: folder 2
Eng 21 1963/64 Sec G Baird
1963-1964

Box 1: folder 3
Eng 21 1964/65 Assignments and final exam
1964-1965

Box 1: folder 4
Eng 21 1965/66 Assignments ("Last year course taught")
1965-1966

Box 1: folder 5
Series 8: ENGLISH 23-24 (Advanced Composition),
1946-1965


Series 8, ENGLISH 23-24 (ADVANCED COMPOSITION), 1946-1965, contains a class anthology and student papers written by Richard S. Humphries '64.

Eng 23-24 "Ten Student Poems"
1946-1951

Box 1: folder 1
Eng 23-24 1957/58 Humphries Student papers
1957-1958

Box 1: folder 2
Eng 23-24 1958/59 Humphries Student papers
1958-1959

Box 1: folder 3
Eng 23-24 1959/60 Humphries Student papers
1959-1960

Box 1: folder 4
Eng 23-24 1959/60 Humphries Student papers (2)
1959-1960

Box 1: folder 5
Eng 23 1960/61 Humphries Student papers
1960-1961

Box 1: folder 6
Eng 23-24 1961/62 Humphries Student papers
1961-1962

Box 1: folder 7
Eng 23 1962/63 Humphries Student papers
1962-1963

Box 1: folder 8
Eng 23 1963/64 Humphries Student papers and mid-term exam
1963-1964

Box 2: folder 1
Eng 24 1963/64 Humphries Student papers
1964 Feb-May

Box 2: folder 2
Eng 23 1964/65 Humphries Student papers
1964 Sep-Nov

Box 2: folder 3
Eng 24 1964/65 Humphries Student papers
1965 Jan-Apr

Box 2: folder 4

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