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Helen Mary Janney Papers, 1878-1962 (Bulk: 1896-1900)
2 boxes (.8 linear feet)
Collection number: RG 80.02

Abstract:
Contains ephemera, letters, and photographs of Helen Mary Channey, Class of 1900.

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

Helen Mary Janney (HMJ) was born in 1878 in Minneapolis, Minnesota to T.B. Janney and Mary Wheaten Janney. Her father was a hardware merchant. She attended Stanley Hall in Minnesota prior to attending Smith College. She was very active in student activities at Smith. She was involved with the Ancient Order of Hibernians, Mandolin Club, Novel Club, and Phi Kappa Psi, a literary society. She lived in Plymouth Hall while at Smith. She graduated from Smith College in 1900. In 1902, she married Charles Merritt Case. They had three sons and one daughter, who attended Smith College. Janney was very active in the Red Cross during her life. She died on February 26, 1962.

Scope and Contents of the Collection

The collection includes photographs, ephemera, and letters to Helen Mary Janney, Class of 1900.


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:

Helen Mary Janney Papers, Box #, Smith College Archives.

History of the Collection

The Helen Mary Janney papers were donated to the College Archives by Polly Case Grose in 2008.


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


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Subjects
  • Janney, Mary, 1878-1962
  • Smith College--Alumni and alumnae.
  • Smith College. Class of 1900.
  • Women undergraduate students--Massachusetts--Northampton.


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