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Emily Hale Papers, 1915-1990
0.417 linear feet (1 container)
Collection number: CA.MS.00344

Abstract:
Professor of Speech. Collection contains biographical materials, correspondence, and photographs.

Terms of Access and Use:

Restrictions on access:

This collection is open for use without restriction beyond the standard terms and conditions of Smith College Special Collections.

Restrictions on use:

Smith College retains copyright of materials created as part of its business operations; however, copyright in other items in this collection may be held by their respective creators. For reproductions of materials that are governed by fair use as defined under U. S. Copyright Law, no permission to cite or publish is required. For instances which may regard materials in the collection not created by Smith College, researchers are responsible for determining who may hold materials' copyrights and obtaining approval from them. Researchers do not need anything further from Smith College Special Collections to move forward with their use.

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Biographical / Historical

Emily Hale was born on October 27, 1891 to Reverend Edward and Emily (Milliken) Hale. She attended a number of preparatory schools in Cambridge and Boston, and eventually graduated from Miss Porter's School in Farmington, CT. She went on to work in the Speech/Drama departments of a number of colleges in the country, including Simmons College (1916-1921), Milwaukee-Downer College (1921-1928), Scripps College (1932-1934), and Abbott Academy (late 1950s). Hale came to Smith College in 1936 and worked as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Spoken English until 1942. After leaving Northampton, she taught at numerous secondary schools for girls in New York, Maine and Massachusetts. During her lifetime, Hale was an active member of the Unitarian Church, and of the Northampton Historical Society and Northampton Area Council of Churches. She volunteered at the Sophia Smith Collection and was active in the League of Women Voters. On October 12, 1969, in Concord, MA, Emily Hale passed away at the age of 79.

Scope and Contents

The Emily Hale papers contain biographical materials, correspondence, photographs, and newspaper clippings covering Hale's career as a faculty member at Smith College and other aspects of her personal life.


Information on Use
Terms of Access and Use
Restrictions on access:

This collection is open for use without restriction beyond the standard terms and conditions of Smith College Special Collections.

Restrictions on use:

Smith College retains copyright of materials created as part of its business operations; however, copyright in other items in this collection may be held by their respective creators. For reproductions of materials that are governed by fair use as defined under U. S. Copyright Law, no permission to cite or publish is required. For instances which may regard materials in the collection not created by Smith College, researchers are responsible for determining who may hold materials' copyrights and obtaining approval from them. Researchers do not need anything further from Smith College Special Collections to move forward with their use.

Preferred Citation

Emily Hale Papers, Smith College Archives, CA-MS-00344, Smith College Special Collections, Northampton, Massachusetts.

History of the Collection

The materials in the Emily Hale papers came to the College Archives from a number 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
Biographical Material
1936-90

Box 840: folder 1
Abbott Academy
1950-57

Box 840: folder 2
Certificates
1953

Box 840: folder 3
Christmas Cards
1949-54

Box 840: folder 4
Correspondence - Perkins, Edith B.
1954-55

Box 840: folder 5
Concord Academy
1946

Box 840: folder 6
Correspondence
1924-59

Box 840: folder 7
Dramatic Appearances
1915-60

Box 840: folder 8
Dramatic Appearances - "My Fair Lady"
1968

Box 840: folder 9
Examinations
1957

Box 840: folder 10
Harvard University
1957

Box 840: folder 11
Lectures
1930-42

Box 840: folder 12
Lecture Notes
undated

Box 840: folder 13
Milwaukee-Downer College
1922-30

Box 840: folder 14
Photographs
1893-61

Box 840: folder 15
Publications
1928-51

Box 840: folder 16
Recitals
1933

Box 840: folder 17
Scripps College
1932-34

Box 840: folder 18
Scripps College - Hay Fever
1931-34

Box 840: folder 19
Simmons College
1918

Box 840: folder 20
Simmons College
1937-63

Box 840: folder 21
University of Wisconsin
1941

Box 840: folder 22

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Subjects
  • Hale, Emily, 1891-1969


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