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Class of 1886 Records, 1873-1950s, 1970s-1990s
10 boxes (4 linear ft. and 2 linear inches)
Collection number: RG 80

Abstract:
This collection contains black and white photographs, letters, class letters, correspondence, newspaper, magazine, and journal articles, student notes, scrapbooks, and information from the commencement and reunions of the Class of 1886.

Terms of Access and Use:

Restrictions on access:

The records are open for research according to the regulations of the Smith College Archives without any additional restrictions.

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 Class of 1886 was the eighth graduating class of Smith College.

Scope and Contents of the Collection

The Class of 1886 Records contain materials describing the history of the Class of 1886. Types of materials include black and white photographs, letters, class letters, correspondence, newspaper, magazine, and journal articles, student notes, scrapbooks, and information from the commencement and reunions of the Class of 1886.


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

The records are open for research according to the regulations of the Smith College Archives without any additional restrictions.

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:

Class of 1886 Records, Box #, Smith College Archives.

History of the Collection

The Class of 1886 Records were created by the students and donated to the College Archives.


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
Class of 1886: Baccalaureate Service
1886

Box 1425: folder 1
Class of 1886: Class Letters
1904, 1906, 1911, 1915-19, 1921, 1925, 1927-28, 1930-33, 1936, 1942

Box 1425: folder 2
Class of 1886: Commencement
1886

Box 1425: folder 3
Class of 1886: Commencement Music
1886

Box 1425: folder 4
Class of 1886: Composite Photography
1886

Box 1425: folder 5
Class of 1886: Freshman Farewell to 1883
1883

Box 1425: folder 6
Class of 1886: Germans
1884, 1886

Box 1425: folder 7
Class of 1886: Groups
1883, 1886, other n.d.

Box 1425: folder 8
Class of 1886: History
1911, 1932

Box 1425: folder 9
Class of 1886: Ivy Day
1886

Box 1425: folder 10
Class of 1886: Junior Prom
1885

Box 1425: folder 11
Class of 1886: Junior Reception
1885

Box 1425: folder 12
Class of 1886: Records
1882-1931

Box 1425: folder 13
Class of 1886: Reunions
1921, other n.d.

Box 1425: folder 14
Class of 1886: Reunions (1916- Seelye Victrola Record)
1916-20, 1924

Box 1425: folder 15
Class of 1886: Reunions (1916- Seelye Victrola Record, Correspondence)
1918-19

Box 1425: folder 16
Class of 1886: Reunions (1925)
1925

Box 1425: folder 17
Class of 1886: Reunions (1931)
1931

Box 1425: folder 18
Class of 1886: Reunions (1933)
1933

Box 1425: folder 19
Class of 1886: Reunions (1936)
1936

Box 1425: folder 20
Class of 1886: Reunions (1941)
1941

Box 1425: folder 21
Class of 1886: Reunions (1946)
1946

Box 1425: folder 22
Class of 1886: Senior Dramatics
1886

Box 1425: folder 23
Class of 1886: Songs
N.d.

Box 1425: folder 24
Class of 1886: Sophomore Reception
1882

Box 1425: folder 25
Class of 1886: Sophomore-Senior Reception for 1884
1884

Box 1425: folder 26
Class of 1886: Class Supper
1886, 1916

Box 1425: folder 27
Class of 1886: Class Letters (1887)
1887

Box 1426: folder 1
Class of 1886: Class Letters (1888)
1888

Box 1426: folder 2
Class of 1886: Class Letters (1892)
1892

Box 1426: folder 3
Class of 1886: Class Letters (1893)
1893

Box 1426: folder 4
Class of 1886: Class Letters (1894)
1894

Box 1426: folder 5
Class of 1886: Class Letters (1895)
1895

Box 1426: folder 6
Class of 1886: Class Letters (1896)
1896

Box 1426: folder 7
Class of 1886: Class Letters (1897)
1897

Box 1426: folder 8
Class of 1886: Class Letters (1898)
1898

Box 1426: folder 9
Class of 1886: Class Letters (1900)
1900

Box 1426: folder 10
Class of 1886: Class Letters (1901)
1901

Box 1426: folder 11
Class of 1886: Class Letters (1931-32)
1931-32

Box 1426: folder 12
Class of 1886: Class Letters (1932-33)
1932-33

Box 1426: folder 13
Class of 1886: Class Letters (1933-34)
1933-34

Box 1426: folder 14
Class of 1886: Class Letters (1934-35)
1934-35

Box 1426: folder 15
Class of 1886: Class Letters (1935-36)
1935-36

Box 1426: folder 16
Class of 1886: Class Letters (1936-37)
1936-37

Box 1426: folder 17
Class of 1886: Class Letters (1937-38)
1937-38

Box 1426: folder 18
Class of 1886: Class Letters (1938-39)
1938-39

Box 1426: folder 19
Class of 1886: Class Letters (1939-40)
1939-40

Box 1426: folder 20
Class of 1886: Class Letters (1940-41)
1940-41

Box 1426: folder 21
Class of 1886: Class Letters (1941-42)
1941-42

Box 1426: folder 22
Class of 1886: Class Letters (1942-43)
1942-43

Box 1426: folder 23
Class of 1886: Class Letters (1943-44)
1943-44

Box 1426: folder 24
Class of 1886: Class Letters (1944-45)
1944-45

Box 1426: folder 25
Class of 1886: Class Letters (1945-46)
1945-46

Box 1426: folder 26
Class of 1886: Class Letters (1946-47)
1946-47

Box 1426: folder 27
Class of 1886: Class Letters (1947-48)
1947-48

Box 1426: folder 28
Class of 1886: Aldrich, May Moore
N.d.

Box 1427: folder 1
Class of 1886: Allen, Mary Adele
1908, 1915, 1917, 1928, 1931, 1939, other n.d.

Box 1427: folder 2
Class of 1886: Allen, Mary Adele (Photographs, etc)
1882, 1884, 1886, 1909, 1925, 1928, 1937, other n.d.

Box 1427: folder 3
Class of 1886: Anderson, Jessie McMillan ("Three Freshmen: Ruth, Fran, and Nathalie")
1895

Box 1427: folder 4
Class of 1886: Anderson, Jessie McMillan (Photographs, etc)
1885, 1891, 1943, other n.d.

Box 1427: folder 5
Class of 1886: Atwater, Margaret Clarke (Photographs, etc)
1921, other n.d.

Box 1427: folder 6
Class of 1886: Baker, Mary Chamberlain (Photographs)
1886, 1888

Box 1427: folder 7
Class of 1886: Bradbury, Alice Emerson (Photographs, etc)
N.d.

Box 1427: folder 8
Class of 1886: Bradbury, Marion (Photographs, etc)
1882-84, 1932

Box 1427: folder 9
Class of 1886: Bradley, Emma Louise
1932

Box 1427: folder 10
Class of 1886: Burleigh, Charlotte Russell


Box 1427: folder 11
Class of 1886: Carter, Mary Abigail (Photographs)
N.d.

Box 1427: folder 12
Class of 1886: Clough, Mabelle Beatrice
1932

Box 1427: folder 13
Class of 1886: Conant, Jennie Frances
1900, 1903

Box 1427: folder 14
Class of 1886: Cook, Mabell Melissa
1931

Box 1427: folder 15
Class of 1886: Corns, Sarah Ann (Photographs)
N.d.

Box 1427: folder 16
Class of 1886: Cushman, Hattie Frances (Correspondence)
1911, 1936

Box 1427: folder 17
Class of 1886: Davis, Ellen Rich


Box 1427: folder 18
Class of 1886: Dole, Sara L.
N.d.

Box 1427: folder 19
Class of 1886: Duncan, Margaretta (Photographs)
N.d.

Box 1427: folder 20
Class of 1886: Eastman, Elizabeth (Correspondence)
1885-87

Box 1427: folder 21
Class of 1886: Eastman, Elizabeth (Photographs)
N.d.

Box 1427: folder 22
Class of 1886: Eastman, Mary


Box 1427: folder 23
Class of 1886: Edgerton, Lillian (Special, Music 1882-83)
N.d.

Box 1427: folder 24
Class of 1886: Ferry, Isabelle (Herrmann)
N.d.

Box 1427: folder 25
Class of 1886: Freeland, Elizabeth King (Correspondence)
1886

Box 1427: folder 26
Class of 1886: Freeland, Elizabeth King (Photographs)
N.d.

Box 1427: folder 27
Class of 1886: Fowler, Esther B.
1897, 1899, 1902, 1909-10, 1917, 1929, other n.d.

Box 1427: folder 28
Class of 1886: Fuller, Jessie Ginevra (Photographs, etc)
N.d.

Box 1427: folder 29
Class of 1886: Gallaudet, Grace Worden
N.d.

Box 1427: folder 30
Class of 1886: Gallaudet, Grace Worden (Photographs)
1881-83

Box 1427: folder 31
Class of 1886: Gilman, Frances Chandler (Photographs)
1885

Box 1427: folder 32
Class of 1886: Gooding, Edith (Correspondence)
1886

Box 1427: folder 33
Class of 1886: Gooding, Edith (Photographs)
N.d.

Box 1427: folder 34
Class of 1886: Goodnow, Anna Marion (Photographs)
1888

Box 1427: folder 35
Class of 1886: Goodwin, Frances Cullis (Photographs)
N.d.

Box 1427: folder 36
Class of 1886: Gould, Grace Evelyn (Photographs)
N.d.

Box 1427: folder 37
Class of 1886: Harding, Harriet
N.d.

Box 1427: folder 38
Class of 1886: Hemenway, Sarah Gross (Photographs, etc)
1883, other n.d.

Box 1427: folder 39
Class of 1886: Hill, (Harriet) Hattie Bell
1950

Box 1427: folder 40
Class of 1886: Howes, Abigail Christina (Correspondence)
1886-87, other n.d.

Box 1427: folder 41
Class of 1886: Howes, Abigail Christina (Photographs)
N.d.

Box 1427: folder 42
Class of 1886: Hurlburt, Katherine Maria (Photographs)
N.d.

Box 1427: folder 43
Class of 1886: Kidder, Mabel Agnes (Photographs)
N.d.

Box 1428: folder 1
Class of 1886: Kyle, Helen Sherwood (Correspondence)
1884-87

Box 1428: folder 2
Class of 1886: Kyle, Helen Sherwood (Photographs)
N.d.

Box 1428: folder 3
Class of 1886: Lathrop, Clara Welles
1907

Box 1428: folder 4
Class of 1886: Merriam, Florence Augusta


Box 1428: folder 5
Class of 1886: Peirce, Leona May
1901, other n.d.

Box 1428: folder 6
Class of 1886: Perkins, Sarah Huntington (Correspondence)
1884-87

Box 1428: folder 7
Class of 1886: Perkins, Sarah Huntington (Photographs)
N.d.

Box 1428: folder 8
Class of 1886: Perry, Jeanette Barbour


Box 1428: folder 9
Class of 1886: Ray, Bertha Cornwall (Photographs, etc)
1921, other n.d.

Box 1428: folder 10
Class of 1886: Risley, Harriett Eliza (Photographs, etc)
1904, 1913, 1923, 1926-27, 1929, 1937, 1948, 1991-92, other n.d.

Box 1428: folder 11
Class of 1886: Ruble, Zulema Alice (Photographs)
N.d.

Box 1428: folder 12
Class of 1886: Russell, Annie Maria (Photographs, etc)
1931, 1936, other n.d.

Box 1428: folder 13
Class of 1886: Russell, Annie Maria (Writings)
1907-08, 1911-12, 1916, 1920, 1922-24, 1926-32, 1935-36

Box 1428: folder 14
Class of 1886: Russell, Annie Maria (Writings)
1901-02, 1920-21, 1930, 1936

Box 1428: folder 15
Class of 1886: Safford, Mary Bigelow (Photographs)
N.d.

Box 1428: folder 16
Class of 1886: Seelye, Henrietta Hurd (Photographs, etc)
1883, 1885, 1925, 1931-32, 1936

Box 1428: folder 17
Class of 1886: Slade, Abby Maria (Correspondence, etc)
1880, 1882-87, 1894

Box 1428: folder 18
Class of 1886: Smith, Florence (Photographs, etc)
1873, 1880, 1885-86

Box 1428: folder 19
Class of 1886: Stebbins, Mary Granger
N.d.

Box 1428: folder 20
Class of 1886: Topliff, Susan Caroline
1884, 1886

Box 1428: folder 21
Class of 1886: Tuckerman, Florence Sophia (Photographs)
N.d.

Box 1428: folder 22
Class of 1886: Upson, Grace (Photographs)
1881

Box 1428: folder 23
Class of 1886: Waite, Alice Vinton (Photographs, etc)
1931, other n.d.

Box 1428: folder 24
Class of 1886: White, Harriet May (Photographs)
N.d.

Box 1428: folder 25
Class of 1886: Wilson, Jennie Blanche
1885

Box 1428: folder 26
Class of 1886: Wolcott, Charlotte Augusta


Box 1428: folder 27
Class of 1886: Wright, Lucy Fitts


Box 1428: folder 28
Class of 1886: Photograph Album
1886

Box 1429
Class of 1886: Photograph Album
1886

Box 1430
Class of 1886: Davis, Ellen Rich (Correspondence from Marie F. Kapp and Cecilie Kapp Precht)
1886-92

Box 1431: folder 1
Class of 1886: Davis, Ellen Rich (Photographs)
N.d.

Box 1431: folder 2
Class of 1886: Davis, Ellen Rich (Report to the class at their 45th reunion)
1931

Box 1431: folder 3
Class of 1886: Lecture Notes, Memorabilia Book
Various dates

Box 1431
Class of 1886: Merriam, Florence Augusta
1889, 1912, 1921, 1952, 1971, 1987, 1990

Box 1432: folder 1
Class of 1886: Merriam, Florence Augusta (Class Letters of 1886)
1886-87, 1892-94, 1896-97, 1900-01, 1914-15, 1931-48, 1975

Box 1432: folder 2
Class of 1886: Merriam, Florence Augusta (Writings- Articles for Bird Lore)
1899, 1913, 1915-16, 1922

Box 1432: folder 3
Class of 1886: Merriam, Florence Augusta (Writings- Articles for The Audubon Magazine)
1887-88

Box 1432: folder 4
Class of 1886: Merriam, Florence Augusta (Writings- Articles for 'The Auk')
1890-1952

Box 1432: folder 5
Class of 1886: Merriam, Florence Augusta (Writings- Articles for Condor)
1906-1916

Box 1432: folder 6
Class of 1886: Merriam, Florence Augusta (Writings- Articles for Condor)
1916-1923

Box 1432: folder 7
Class of 1886: Merriam, Florence Augusta (Writings- Articles in The Oregon Statesman)
1916

Box 1432: folder 8
Class of 1886: Merriam, Florence Augusta (Writings- "Birds Recorded From the Santa Rita Mountains in Southern Arizona")
1923

Box 1432: folder 9
Class of 1886: Merriam, Florence Augusta (Writings- Articles for "General Information Regarding Glacier National Park")
1918-19

Box 1432: folder 10
Class of 1886: Merriam, Florence Augusta (Writings- "A Return to the Dakota Lake Region")
1918-20

Box 1432: folder 11
Class of 1886: Merriam, Florence Augusta (Writings- Misc. Writings)
1886-87, 1896, 1898, 1910-12, 1914, 1916-17, 1923-24, 1928

Box 1432: folder 12
Class of 1886: Slade, Abby M.B. (Student Notes)
Various dates

Box 1433
Class of 1886: Stebbins, Mary Granger (Scrapbooks)
Various dates

Box 1434

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