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Gladys Dingledine Diggs Papers, 1913-1953
4.792 linear feet (5 containers)
Collection number: CA.MS.00054

Abstract:
Registrar of Smith College (1948-58). Collection contains correspondence and scrapbooks.

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

Gladys Dingledine Diggs was a native of Harrisonburg, Virginia. She was a member of the Smith College class of 1922, and after graduation worked as the manager of the bookstore at Madison College, before returning to Smith to work in the registrar's office from 1929-1958. In 1945, Diggs received her Masters degree in history from the college. From 1951-52, she served as the Vice-president of the Northeastern Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers. Diggs worked as registrar until her death on June 22, 1958. She left behind a daughter, Ellen-Fairbanks Diggs Bodman, Smith College Class of 1945, and 4 grandchildren.

Scope and Contents

The Gladys Dingledine Diggs Papers contain correspondence and scrapbooks spanning Diggs' youth and her career as Registrar of Smith College.


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

Gladys Dingledine Diggs Papers, Smith College Archives, CA-MS-00054, Smith College Special Collections, Northampton, Massachusetts.

History of the Collection

The Gladys Dingledine Diggs Papers 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
Account of trip to the Middle East
c1952

Box 767: folder 1
Correspondence: Agnes Stribling Dingledine
1917-1920

Box 767: folder 2
Correspondence: Agnes Stribling Dingledine
1943-1951

Box 767: folder 3
Correspondence: Miscellaneous
1952-53

Box 767: folder 4
Memory Book
1913-1915

Box 767.1
Scrapbook


Box 767.2
Scrapbook from trip to the Middle East
1952

Box 767.3
Scrapbook (mostly from time as student at Smith College)
1915-1922

Box 767.4

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Subjects
  • Diggs, Gladys Dingledine


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