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Department of American Studies Records, 1950s-[ongoing] (Bulk: 1990s)
1 box (2 linear inches)
Collection number: RG 52

Abstract:
This collection is in five folders and contains course syllabi, announcements, invitations, newsletters, pamphlets, newspaper articles, exam questions, a handbook, and student assignments.

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

American Studies was first introduced at Smith College as an interdepartmental major with the 1970-1971 academic year. Prior to this, courses were offered in various departments on campus, including English and History.

Scope and Contents of the Collection

The American Studies Department records contain materials describing the classes, events, and offerings of the department. Types of materials include course syllabi, announcements, invitations, newsletters, pamphlets, newspaper articles, exam questions, a handbook, and student assignments about their ephemera collections.


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 American Studies Records, Box #, Smith College Archives.

History of the Collection

The American Studies Department records were created by the department and students in particular classes. The records were transfered to the College Archives over a period of time.

Processing Information

Processed by Elisha Winkler


Additional Information
Contact Information
Smith College Archives
Northampton, MA 01063

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

Email: nyoung@smith.edu
URL: http://www.smith.edu/libraries/libs/archives
Language
English

Contents List
Course syllabi
1950s, 2001

Box 1138: folder 1
Course 210 AMS "Scribbling Women"
2000

Box 1138
Course 210 AMS "Scribbling Women"
2003

Box 1138
Department announcements
1960, 1990s

Box 1138: folder 2
Diploma Program: Index to Theses
1980-2003

Box 1138: folder 3
Newsletters, pamphlets, announcements, exams, newspaper articles, handbook
1970s-1990s

Box 1138: folder 4
Student descriptions of Ephemera collections
1994-1995

Box 1138: folder 5
American Studies newsletter
1995

Box 1138: folder 6

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