Joanne V. Creighton Records
Joanne V. Creighton Records, 1980-present
32 boxes (35.18 linear ft.)
Collection number: RG 4.21 (LD 7082.25 1996)
Creighton, Joanne Vanish, 1942-; College and university professor and administrator. Mount Holyoke College President, 1996-present. Records concern activities, issues, and events during her administration as President of Mount Holyoke College and during the tenure of her immediate predecessor, Elizabeth T. Kennan (President, 1978-1994). Include Creighton's published writings, biographical information about her, and records relating to her inauguration; records of the Presidential Search Committee, the Operational Policy Committee, and the Senior Staff; correspondence; subject files; records relating to a student protest at the College in 1997 and to the reorganization of the Mount Holyoke College Alumnae Association between 2000-2002; and materials concerning the claim made by Mount Holyoke history professor Joseph J. Ellis that he served in the military during the Vietnam War.
Terms of Access and Use:
Restrictions on access:Restrictions on use:
Access to Published Writings and Biographical Information and Inauguration Records is unrestricted. Access to Presidential Search Committee Records, Operational Policy Committee Records, Correspondence and Senior Staff Records, Student Protest Records, Alumnae Association Reorganization Records, and Subject Files is restricted to use by the office/department of origin for 25 years from the date of record creation. Access to Joseph J. Ellis Materials is restricted until January 1, 2077.
Use of the collection is governed by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, U.S.C.)
Mount Holyoke College Archives and Special Collections
South Hadley, MA