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Class of 1940 Records, 1936-2002
8 boxes (4.25 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 1940.

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 1940 was the sixty-second graduating class of Smith College.

Scope and Contents of the Collection

The Class of 1940 Records contain materials describing the history and activities of the Class of 1940, including materials from commencement, reunions, senior dramatics, and other important events. Types of materials include photographs, invitations, songs, newspaper clippings, letters, questionnaires, 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 1940 Records, Box #, Smith College Archives.

History of the Collection

The Class of 1940 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
Class Animal
1940

Box 2119: folder 1
Commencement
1940

Box 2119: folder 2
Commencement
1940

Box 2119: folder 3
Commencement-Music
1940

Box 2119: folder 4
Commencement-Photographs
1940

Box 2119: folder 5
Commencement-Photographs
1940

Box 2119: folder 6
Commencement Speaker
1940

Box 2119: folder 7
Freshman Handbook
1936-1937

Box 2119: folder 8
Class Gift to Mrs. Morrow
1940

Box 2119: folder 9
Groups
1936-1940

Box 2119: folder 10
Hoop Rolling
1940

Box 2119: folder 11
Ivy Day
1940

Box 2119: folder 12
Ivy Day-Photographs
1940

Box 2119: folder 13
Junior Prom
1939

Box 2119: folder 14
Junior Ushers
1939

Box 2119: folder 15
Last Chapel
1940

Box 2119: folder 16
Last Sing
1940

Box 2119: folder 17
Class Letters
1955-2002

Box 2119: folder 18
Miscellaneous
1936-1940, n.d.

Box 2119: folder 19
Secretary's Records-Correspondence
1956-1990

Box 2119: folder 20
Secretary's Records-Financial Information
1957-1988

Box 2119: folder 21
Secretary's Records-Information for Class Secretaries
1980, 1990, n.d.

Box 2119: folder 22
Secretary's Records-Minutes of Class Officer's Meetings
1960, 1965-1970, 1988

Box 2119: folder 23
Secretary's Records-Class News Cards
1955-1970

Box 2119: folder 24
Secretary's Records-Class Newsletters
1957-1990

Box 2119: folder 25
Secretary's Records-Reports for Class Meetings
1955-1990

Box 2119: folder 26
Secretary's Records-Reunions
1965-1975

Box 2119: folder 27
Mademoiselle Magazine Questionnaire
1950

Box 2120: folder 1
Officers
1936-1940

Box 2120: folder 2
Photographs
1936

Box 2120: folder 3
Reunions
1941

Box 2120: folder 4
Reunions
1945

Box 2120: folder 5
Reunions
1950

Box 2120: folder 6
Reunions
1955

Box 2120: folder 7
Reunions
1960

Box 2120: folder 8
Reunions
1965

Box 2120: folder 9
Reunions
1970

Box 2120: folder 10
Reunions
1975

Box 2120: folder 11
Reunions
1980

Box 2120: folder 12
Reunions
1985

Box 2120: folder 13
Reunions
1990

Box 2120: folder 14
Reunions
1995

Box 2120: folder 15
Senior Dinner Dance
1940

Box 2120: folder 16
Senior Dramatics
1940

Box 2120: folder 17
Senior Prom
1940

Box 2120: folder 18
Senior Statistics
1940

Box 2120: folder 19
Songs
n.d.

Box 2120: folder 20
Sophomore Carnival
1938

Box 2120: folder 21
Sophomore Push Committee
1938

Box 2120: folder 22
Step Sings
1940

Box 2120: folder 23
Class Supper
1940

Box 2120: folder 24
Year Book
1940

Box 2120: folder 25
Secretary's Class File


Box OV

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