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Reading and Study Clinic Records, 1947-1955
3 (1 linear ft.)
Collection number: RG11.17 (LD7091.51)

Abstract:
The records include correspondence, advertisements, newspaper clippings, reports, press releases, and photographs (1947-54).

Terms of Access and Use:

Unrestricted

Mount Holyoke College Archives and Special Collections
South Hadley, MA

Historical Note

The Reading and Study Clinic at Mount Holyoke College began in 1947 with the purpose of improving the reading skills of high school and college students. Although some Mount Holyoke students attended, participants came from across the Northeast. Many World War II veterans attended as well.

Scope and Contents of the Collection

The records include correspondence, advertisements, newspaper clippings, reports, press releases, and photographs (1947-54). Little information on techniques used at the Clinic is present. Most information is regarding the apparent success of the program.


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

Unrestricted

Preferred Citation

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

Reading and Study Clinic Records, Mount Holyoke College Archives and Special Collections, South Hadley, MA

History of the Collection


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


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