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Phoebe C. Mulford Papers, 1915-1934
3 boxes (1.3 linear ft.)
Collection number: RG 42

Abstract:
Head of Hubbard House. Contains correspondence, clippings, and flyers.

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

Biographical Note

Phoebe C. Mulford was head of Hubbard House between the years of 1916 and 1929. Later, Mulford owned and operated Northampton's Arnold Inn, which offered affordable rooms to graduate students, faculty, and college guests. Her son, William Mulford, attended the preparatory school Exeter, and then graduated from Harvard University as a member of the class of 1928. The extensive correspondence between the two establish the closeness of their relationship. Phoebe C. Mulford passed away December 31, 1966.

Scope and Contents of the Collection

Collection consists of correspondence between Mulford and her son William Mulford, starting from when he was a young boy, through his studies at Harvard University, and immediately after his 1928 graduation. Also in the collection are various newspaper and magazine clippings, flyers, mementos between mother and son, William's high school report card, and sketches of Smith College campus drawn by her son in 1933 and 1934.


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:

Phoebe C. Mulford Papers, Box #, Smith College Archives.

History of the Collection

The Phoebe C. Mulford papers were donated to the Smith 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
Letters to her son William
Jan. 1917-April 1917

Box 947: folder 1
Letters to her son William
May 1917-Dec. 1917

Box 947: folder 2
Letters to her son William
Jan. 1918-Sept. 1918

Box 947: folder 3
Letters to her son William
Oct. 1918-Dec. 1918

Box 947: folder 4
Letters to her son William
Jan. 1919-May 1919

Box 947: folder 5
Letters to her son William
Sept. 1919-Dec. 1919

Box 947: folder 6
Letters to her son William
Jan. 1920-Dec. 1920

Box 947: folder 7
Letters to her son William
Jan. 1921-Dec. 1921

Box 947: folder 8
Letters to her son William
Jan. 1922-Dec. 1922

Box 947: folder 9
Letters to her son William
Jan. 1923-Dec. 1923

Box 947: folder 10
Letters to her son William
Jan. 1924-June 1924

Box 947: folder 11
Letters to her son William
Sept. 1924-Dec. 1924

Box 947: folder 12
Letters to her son William
Jan. 1925-June 1925

Box 947: folder 13
Letters to her son William
Sept. 1925-Dec. 1925

Box 947: folder 14
Letters to her son William
Jan. 1926-June 1926

Box 948: folder 1
Letters to her son William
Oct. 1926-Dec. 1926

Box 948: folder 2
Letters to her son William
Jan. 1927-May 1927

Box 948: folder 3
Letters to her son William
Sept. 1927-Dec. 1927

Box 948: folder 4
Letters to her son William
Jan. 1928-May 1928

Box 948: folder 5
Letters to her son William
Sept. 1928-Nov. 1928

Box 948: folder 6
Letters to her son William
Jan. 1929-Nov. 1929

Box 948: folder 7
Letters from her son William
Sept. 1924-Dec. 1924

Box 948: folder 8
Letters from her son William
Dec. 1925

Box 948: folder 9
Letters from her son William
Jan. 1926-June 1926

Box 948: folder 10
Letters from her son William
Sept. 1927-Dec. 1927

Box 948: folder 11
Letters from her son William
Jan. 1928-June 1928

Box 949: folder 1
Letters from her son William
Sept. 1928-Nov. 1928

Box 949: folder 2
Letters from her son William
Jan. 1929-Aug. 1929

Box 949: folder 3
Letters from her son William
Oct. 1931-April 1934

Box 949: folder 4
Sketches of Smith College done by William Mulford
1933-1934

Box 949: folder 5
Miscellaneous
c.a. 1916-1928, n.d.

Box 949: folder 6

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