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Department of Economics Records, 1930s-[ongoing] (Bulk: 1940s)
1 box (5 linear inches)
Collection number: RG 52

Abstract:
This collection is in thirteen folders and contains newspaper and magazine articles, materials for prospective majors, news releases, black and white photographs, class notes, course syllabi, and mid-year and final exam questions.

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

The Economics Department at Smith College began as the Economics and Sociology Department from the 1894-95 to the 1897-98 academic year. During the 1898-99 academic year it became the Economics Department until 1900-01 when it returned to being called the Economics and Sociology Department. In 1937, the Economics and Sociology Department was separated into individual departments.

Scope and Contents of the Collection

The Economics Department records contain materials describing the department's courses, clubs, and activities. Types of materials include newspaper and magazine articles about certain classes and a student stock exchange project called ECCLYCO, a student's lecture notes, studies conducted by the department, course syllabi, mid-year and final exam questions, and black and white photographs of faculty and students.


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 Economics Records, Box #, Smith College Archives.

History of the Collection

The Economics Department records were created by the department 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
Classes- magazine article, photograph
1947?

Box 1145: folder 1
Clubs- Social Science Club, Economics Club
1936, 1940

Box 1145: folder 2
Economics Dept.- general
1930s-70s, 1996

Box 1145: folder 3
ECCLYCO- student group
1945-50

Box 1145: folder 4
Courses- general
1950, 1953, 1967, 1970-71

Box 1145: folder 5
Economics 4a, 6b- student lecture notes
n.d.

Box 1145: folder 6
Economics 21-45
1940-57

Box 1145: folder 7
Economics 110-317
1946-80

Box 1145: folder 8
Economics 315
1943-56

Box 1145: folder 9
Finance study
1941

Box 1145: folder 10
Photographs
1940s, 1950s, 1980s, 1990

Box 1145: folder 11
Reading lists
1934, 1938-39

Box 1145: folder 12
Time survey
1934

Box 1145: folder 13

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