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Smith Club of Western Connecticut Records, 1947-[ongoing]
2 boxes (0.8 linear ft.)
Collection number: RG 90

Abstract:
Contains minutes, photographs, membership directories, publicity materials, clippings, and President's Notebooks documenting the Club's activities.

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 Smith Club of Western Connecticut was active beginning in 1947; it was then called the Waterbury Smith Club. The club was refounded in 1953 as the Waterbury-Litchfield Hills Smith Club; it wasn't until 1964 that the description 'Western Connecticut' began to be used. Throughout its history the club undertook many fundraising efforts and social events, and was active in promoting Smith to prospective students in the area.

Scope and Contents of the Collection

This collection includes a broad range of materials, including notebooks, membership records and directories, agendas and minutes, photographs, press releases, scrapbooks, and annual reports all relating to the events, fundraisers, and basic functions of the club.


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:

Smith Club of Western Connecticut, Box #, Smith College Archives.

History of the Collection

The Smith Club of Western Connecticut Records were donated over a period of time to the Smith College Archives from a variety of sources.


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
Alumnae Association - General
1982-83

Box 1: folder 1
Alumnae Council
1984-91

Box 1: folder 2
Annual Reports
1977-92

Box 1: folder 3-6
Annual Reports - Committees
1982-96

Box 1: folder 7
Annual Reports - Treasurer
1981-83, 1990

Box 1: folder 8
Board Member Job Descriptions
1977, 1985-88

Box 1: folder 9
Book Awards - Correspondence
1991-2000

Box 1: folder 10
Book Awards - General
1993-2000

Box 1: folder 11
Bylaws
1969-95

Box 1: folder 12
Clippings
1975-2003, n.d.

Box 1: folder 13
Correspondence
1979-81, 1999-2003

Box 1: folder 14
Directories
1972-2001

Box 1: folder 15-17
Events
1981-2000

Box 1: folder 18
Inauguration, Jill Ker Conway
1975

Box 1: folder 19
Internship Information
1997, n.d.

Box 1: folder 20
Mailings - Announcements and Invitations
1982-99, n.d.

Box 1: folder 21
Meeting
1999

Box 2: folder 1
Membership
1991-92, n.d.

Box 2: folder 2
Minutes and Agendas
1981-1989

Box 2: folder 3-5
Newsletters
1978-2004, n.d.

Box 2: folder 6-8
Notebook, B. Schancupp, President
1993-2004

Box 2: folder 9-10
Obituaries
1994-2002

Box 2: folder 11
Photographs
1994-97

Box 2: folder 12
Photographs - Earthwatch
1977

Box 2: folder 13
Presidents and Boardmembers
1947-2002

Box 2: folder 14
Press Releases and Public Relations
1978-81, n.d.

Box 2: folder 15
Scrapbook
1970-77

Box 2: folder 16

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