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Class of 1939 Records, 1935-2004
12 boxes (8.3 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 1939.

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 1939 was the sixty-first graduating class of Smith College.

Scope and Contents of the Collection

The Class of 1939 Records contain materials describing the history and activities of the Class of 1939, including materials from commencement, reunions, senior dramatics, and other important events. Types of materials include photographs, invitations, songs, newspaper clippings, letters, 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 1939 Records, Box #, Smith College Archives.

History of the Collection

The Class of 1939 Records were created by the students and donated to the College Archives.


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
Commencement
1939

Box 2112: folder 1
Commencement Dramatics
1939

Box 2112: folder 2
Commencement Music
1939

Box 2112: folder 3
Commencement Photographs
1939

Box 2112: folder 4
Freshman Handbook
1935-1936

Box 2112: folder 5
Groups
1935-1939

Box 2112: folder 6
Hoop Rolling
1939

Box 2112: folder 7
Ivy Day
1939

Box 2113: folder 1
Ivy Day-Music
1939

Box 2113: folder 2
Ivy Day-Photographs
1939

Box 2113: folder 3
Junior Prom
1938

Box 2113: folder 4
Junior Ushers
1938

Box 2113: folder 5
Last Chapel
1939

Box 2113: folder 6
Class Letters
1956-2001

Box 2113: folder 7
Officers
1935-1939, 1957

Box 2113: folder 8
Rally Day
1939

Box 2113: folder 9
Reunions
1940

Box 2113: folder 10
Reunions
1945

Box 2113: folder 11
Reunions
1949

Box 2113: folder 12
Reunions
1954

Box 2113: folder 13
Reunions
1959

Box 2113: folder 14
Reunions
1964

Box 2113: folder 15
Reunions
1969

Box 2113: folder 16
Reunions
1974

Box 2113: folder 17
Reunions
1979

Box 2113: folder 18
Reunions
1984

Box 2113: folder 19
Reunions
1989

Box 2113.1: folder 1
Reunions
1989

Box 2113.1: folder 2
Reunions
1994

Box 2113.1: folder 3
Reunions
1994

Box 2113.1: folder 4
Reunions
1999

Box 2113.1: folder 5
Reunions
2004

Box 2113.1: folder 6
Senior Dramatics
1939

Box 2113.1: folder 7
Senior Prom
1939

Box 2113.1: folder 8
Songs
n.d.

Box 2113.1: folder 9
Sophomore Carnival
1937

Box 2113.1: folder 10
Sophomore Push Committee
1937

Box 2113.1: folder 11
Step Sings
1939

Box 2113.1: folder 12
Class Supper
1939

Box 2113.1: folder 13
Year Book
1939

Box 2113.1: folder 14

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