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Class of 1917 Records, 1913-1988
21 boxes (16.46 linear ft.)
Collection number: RG 80

Abstract:
This collection contains photographs, invitations, songs, newspaper clippings, and other memorabilia from the commencement and reunions of the Class of 1917.

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 1917 was the thirty-ninth graduating class of Smith College.

Scope and Contents of the Collection

The Class of 1917 records contain materials describing the history and activities of the Class of 1917, including materials from commencement, reunions, senior dramatics, and other important events. Types of materials include photographs, invitations, songs, newspaper clippings, letters, pamphlets, and other memorabilia.

Individual biographical files are also available, and often include photographs, photo albums, newspaper clippings, letters and correspondences, and class notes.


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 1917 Records, Box #, Smith College Archives.

History of the Collection

The Class of 1917 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
Reunion Signature Book
1918-1987

Box 1895: folder 1
Oversized Group Photo
n.d.

Box 1895: folder 2
Baccalaureate Service
1917

Box 1896: folder 1
Clippings
1917

Box 1896: folder 2
Commencement
1917

Box 1896: folder 3
Commencement Music
1917

Box 1896: folder 4
Commencement Photographs
1917

Box 1896: folder 5
Freshman Frolic
1913

Box 1896: folder 6
Freshman Grind
1913

Box 1896: folder 7
Freshman Handbook
1913-1914

Box 1896: folder 8
Groups
1914-1917

Box 1896: folder 9
Ivy Day
1917

Box 1896: folder 10
Ivy Day Photographs
1917

Box 1896: folder 11
Junior Frolic
1916

Box 1896: folder 12
Junior Prom
1916

Box 1896: folder 13
Junior Ushers
1916

Box 1896: folder 14
Class Letters
1965-1988

Box 1896: folder 15
Organization
1915-1917

Box 1896: folder 16
Reunions
1922

Box 1896: folder 17
Reunions
1927

Box 1896: folder 18
Reunions
1932

Box 1896: folder 19
Reunions
1937

Box 1896: folder 20
Reunions
1942

Box 1896: folder 21
Reunions
1942

Box 1896: folder 22
Reunions
1947

Box 1896: folder 23
Reunions
1948

Box 1896: folder 24
Reunions
1952

Box 1896: folder 25
Reunions
1957

Box 1897: folder 1
Reunions
1962

Box 1897: folder 2
Reunions
1967

Box 1897: folder 3
Reunion Questionnaire: A-C
1967

Box 1897: folder 4
Reunion Questionnaire: D-G
1967

Box 1897: folder 5
Reunion Questionnaire: H-M
1967

Box 1897: folder 6
Reunion Questionnaire: N-S
1967

Box 1897: folder 7
Reunion Questionnaire: T-Y
1967

Box 1897: folder 8
Reunions
1972

Box 1897: folder 9
Reunions
1977-1982

Box 1897: folder 10
Reunions
1987

Box 1897: folder 11
Reunion Songs
n.d.

Box 1897: folder 12
Secretary's Records
1913-1915

Box 1897: folder 13
Secretary's Records
1915-1917

Box 1897: folder 14
Secretary's Records
1918-1982

Box 1897: folder 15
Senior Dramatics
1917

Box 1897: folder 16
Senior Dramatics-Photographs
1917

Box 1897: folder 17
Sophomore Reception
1915

Box 1897: folder 18
Songs
n.d.

Box 1897: folder 19
Step Sings
1917

Box 1897: folder 20
Class Supper
1917

Box 1897: folder 21

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