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Department of Government Records, ca. 1920-[ongoing]
1 box (1 linear ft.)
Collection number: RG 52

Abstract:
This collection is in one box and contains course syllabi, mid-year and final exam questions, black and white photographs, news releases, and department announcements.

Terms of Access and Use: Restrictions on use:

Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. Permission to publish material from the documents must be requested from the Smith College Archives. Smith College owns copyright to any published material relating to college events and activities. Provenance and copyright ownership of other materials is unknown and researchers are responsible for determining any question of copyright.

Smith College Archives
Northampton, MA

Historical Note

In 1919, Smith College established the History and Government Department. By 1921, the department's name changed to the Government Department.

Scope and Contents of the Collection

The Department records, 1880s, 1920s-1990s, contain materials describing the department's courses and activities. Types of materials include course syllabi, mid-year and final exam questions, black and white photographs of students and faculty, news releases, and department announcements.


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

Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. Permission to publish material from the documents must be requested from the Smith College Archives. Smith College owns copyright to any published material relating to college events and activities. Provenance and copyright ownership of other materials is unknown and researchers are responsible for determining any question of copyright.

Preferred Citation

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

Smith College Dept. of Government Records, Box #, Smith College Archives.

History of the Collection

The Government Department records were created by the departments and its students and transferred/donated to the College Archives.

Processing Information

Processed by Elisha Winkler


Additional Information
Contact Information
Smith College Special Collections
Young Library
4 Tyler Drive
Northampton, MA 01063

Phone: (413) 585-2970
Fax: (413) 585-2886

Email: specialcollections@smith.edu
URL: https://www.smith.edu/libraries/special-collections
Language
English

Contents List
General
1995, undated material

Box 1159: folder 1
Courses- 11-412b
1964-66

Box 1159: folder 2
Courses- American Political Parties
1953

Box 1159: folder 3
Courses- General
1948, 1952-53, 1972-73

Box 1159: folder 4
Courses- Government 11
1938-39, 1945-47

Box 1159: folder 5
Courses- 21-40
1925-58

Box 1159: folder 6
Courses- 100-230a, 310b-342a
1935-63, 1977-78

Box 1159: folder 7
Courses- 42b-45
1945-58

Box 1159: folder 8
Courses- Studies in Local Government- photos
1970

Box 1159: folder 9
Courses- Studies in Local Government- photos
1971

Box 1159: folder 10
Elections
1930, 1940s, 1956

Box 1159: folder 11
Elections- Mock Republican Conventions
1968

Box 1159: folder 12
International Relations Group
1940

Box 1159: folder 13
Lecture notes-students
1880s

Box 1159: folder 14
Lectures
1936-39, 1994

Box 1159: folder 15
Outlines, assignments, reading lists
1920s-30s

Box 1159: folder 16
Speakers
1995

Box 1159: folder 17
Student information
1954

Box 1159: folder 18
Summer Intern Program
1963, undated material

Box 1159: folder 19
Photographs
1940s-60s, 1980s

Box 1159: folder 20

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