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Committee on Trustees Records, 1982-1993
2 boxes (0.67 linear ft.)
Collection number: RG 3.3.11 (LD 7082 A1)

Abstract:
Records of the Committee of Trustees, established in 1982 to replace the Board of Trustees Nominating Committee, concern the selection of new members of the Board as well as commencement speakers and honorary degree recipients at Mount Holyoke College. The records date from 1982-1993 and consist of agenda for meetings correspondence, memoranda, lists, curriculum vitae, and biographical material.

Terms of Access and Use:

Restrictions on access:

Records restricted to use by the Board of Trustees for 50 years from the date of record creation.

Restrictions on use:

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

Historical Note

The Committee on Trustees was established in 1982, replacing the Board of Trustees Nominating Committee. The Committee is responsible for the nomination and selection of new trustees, ensuring that there is a balance of male and female members and that the trustees have different backgrounds and areas of knowledge and expertise. Committee members are also involved in the selection of honorary degree candidates and commencement speakers at Mount Holyoke College.

Scope and Contents of the Collection

Records of the Committee on Trustees date from 1982-1993 and consist of agenda for meetings correspondence, memoranda, lists, curriculum vitae, and biographical material concerning trustee nominations, commencement speakers and honorary degree candidates. The records primarily discuss the qualifications of potential trustees and honorary degree recipients and orientation programs, workshops and committee assignments for new trustees.


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

Records restricted to use by the Board of Trustees for 50 years from the date of record creation.

Restrictions on use:

Use of the collection is governed by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, U.S.C.).

Preferred Citation

Please use the following format when citing materials from this collection:

Mount Holyoke College. Board of Trustees. Committee on Trustees Records, Archives and Special Collections, Mount Holyoke College, South Hadley, Massachusetts, USA.

History of the Collection

Processing Information

Processed by Patricia J. Albright, 2007. Peter Carini and Juliana Kuipers assisted with the arrangement and description of these records from 1999-2002.


Additional Information
Contact Information
Mount Holyoke College Archives and Special Collections
8 Dwight Hall
50 College St.
South Hadley, MA 01075

Phone: (413) 538-2013
Fax: (413) 538-2370

Email Reference Form: http://www.mtholyoke.edu/lits/library/arch/forms/areq.htm
URL: http://www.mtholyoke.edu/lits/library/arch/
Language
English


Search Terms
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Subjects
  • Degrees, Academic--Massachusetts--South Hadley.
  • Mount Holyoke College--Administration.
  • Mount Holyoke College--Records and correspondence.
  • Mount Holyoke College. Board of Trustees.
  • Mount Holyoke College. Board of Trustees. Committee on Trustees.
  • Mount Holyoke College. Board of Trustees. Nominating Committee.

Genre terms
  • Corporation records.
  • Reports.
  • Resumes.


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