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Class of 1956 Records, 1952-[ongoing]
3 boxes (1.25 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 1956.

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 1956 was the seventy-eighth graduating class of Smith College.

Scope and Contents of the Collection

The Class of 1956 Records contain materials describing the history and activities of the Class of 1956, including materials from commencement, reunions, and other important events. Types of materials include photographs, invitations, songs, newspaper clippings, programs, 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 1956 Records, Box #, Smith College Archives.

History of the Collection

The Class of 1956 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
1956

Box 2202: folder 1
Commencement-Clippings
1956

Box 2202: folder 2
Commencement-Play, "Uncle Vanya"
1956

Box 2202: folder 3
Commencement-Speaker, Archibald MacLeish
1956

Box 2202: folder 4
Freshman Dance
1952

Box 2202: folder 5
Freshman Handbook
1952-1953

Box 2202: folder 6
Freshman Rules Test
1952-1953

Box 2202: folder 6a
Groups
1952-1956

Box 2202: folder 7
History
1977

Box 2202: folder 8
Hoop Rolling
1956

Box 2202: folder 9
Ivy Day-Photographs
1956

Box 2202: folder 10
Junior Prom
1955

Box 2202: folder 11
Class Letters
1967-1976

Box 2202: folder 13
Class Letters
1998-2002

Box 2202: folder 14
Officers-Photographs
1952, 1981

Box 2202: folder 15
Organization
1956

Box 2202: folder 16
Poem
1956

Box 2202: folder 17
Reunions
1966

Box 2202: folder 18
Reunions
1971

Box 2202: folder 19
Reunions
1976

Box 2202: folder 20
Reunions
1981

Box 2202: folder 21
Reunions
1986

Box 2202: folder 21a
Reunions
1991

Box 2202: folder 21b
Reunions
1996

Box 2202: folder 21c
Rules and Regulations [annotated]
1954-1955

Box 2202: folder 21d
Songs
1953

Box 2202: folder 22
Supper
1956

Box 2202: folder 23
Who's Who
1952

Box 2202: folder 24

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