Five College Archives and Manuscript Collections
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Internships Records, 1954
3 (1.3 linear ft.)
Collection number: RG12.8 (LD7091.6)

Abstract:
The records include newspaper clippings, annual reports (1974-1992), press releases, brochures, annual reports for the International Program (1972-1983), a directory of former International Interns, evaluations (1972-75), photographs (1959-1971), and annual reports for the Washington, D.C. Internship Program (1974-1983).

Terms of Access and Use:

Restrictions on access:

Restricted

Restrictions on use:

Records restricted to use by office/department of origin for 25 years from date of record creation.

Mount Holyoke College Archives and Special Collections
South Hadley, MA

Historical Note

This collection contains information on several internship programs at Mount Holyoke College. The Washington Internship Program began in 1949 as a summer program that allowed Mount Holyoke students to work for ten to twelve weeks with member of the House, Senate, or other branch of the federal government. In 1950 the International Internship Program was initiated to allow students to volunteer as aids to United Nations officials, or to other government officials abroad. Students in this program are encouraged to live in international students centers. Other internships in science, arts, and business fields are also available.

Scope and Contents of the Collection

The records include newspaper clippings, annual reports (1974-1992), press releases, brochures, annual reports for the International Program (1972-1983), a directory of former International Interns, evaluations (1972-75), photographs (1959-1971), and annual reports for the Washington, D.C. Internship Program (1974-1983). Lists of participants with summaries of their work is included for most years, along with a catalogue of contacts willing to host Mount Holyoke students. Information on scholarships and financial support for students is detailed.


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

Restricted

Restrictions on use:

Records restricted to use by office/department of origin for 25 years from date of record creation.

Preferred Citation

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

Internship 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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