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Catherine (Kiki) Hunter Smith Papers, 1967-71
2 boxes (.74 linear ft.)
Collection number: RG 80. Class of 1971.

Abstract:
The Catherine (Kiki) Hunter Smith Papers relate to her years at Smith College (as an undergraduate student). Types of materials include academic work, appointment books, correspondence, diaries, photographs, resumes, Freshman Carnival information, Sophomore PUSH songs, Junior Ushers paperwork, student government documents such as letters to class representatives and flyers for events, and Morris House memorabilia.

Terms of Access and Use:

Restrictions on access:

The papers 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

Kiki Smith was born Catherine Hunter Smith on December 4, 1949 to Dr. and Mrs. Arthur M. Smith. She attended St. Anne's School in Charlottesville, Virginia prior to her enrollment at Smith College. Smith majored in Theater, with minors in English and Art. She was Class President for both her junior and senior years. After receiving an MA in Drama with emphasis in history and directing from the University of Virginia and an MFA with emphasis in costume and lighting design from the University of Texas, she returned to Smith College as an Instructor in Theatre and Speech, 1974 - 1977; Assistant Professor of Theatre and Speech, 1977 - 1986; Associate Professor of Theatre and Speech, 1986 - 1995, and Professor of Theatre and Speech, 1995- present. Smith also served as Dean of Freshmen, 1983 - 1986; and Associate Dean of the Faculty, 1990 - 1992.

Scope and Contents of the Collection

The Catherine (Kiki) Hunter Smith relate to her years spent at Smith College as an undergraduate student, dating from 1967 to 1971. Types of materials include academic work, appointment books, correspondence, diaries, photographs, resumes, Freshman Carnival information, Sophomore PUSH songs, Junior Ushers paperwork, student government documents such as letters to class representatives and flyers for events, and Morris House memorabilia, including a freshman house handbook.


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

The papers 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:

Catherine (Kiki) Hunter Smith Papers, Box #, Smith College Archives.

History of the Collection

Kiki Smith donated her letters, diaries, appointment books and other papers from her years at Smith College from 1967-1971 to the College Archives in the Spring of 2000.

Processing Information

Processed by Valerie Love '02


Additional Information
Contact Information
Smith College Archives
Northampton, MA 01063

Phone: (413) 585-2970
Fax: (413) 585-2886

Email: nyoung@smith.edu
URL: http://www.smith.edu/libraries/libs/archives
Language
English.
Sponsor
Encoding funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.

Contents List
Appointment Books
1969-70

Box 1: folder 1
Class Notes: Theatre 211a, 251b
1970

Box 1: folder 2
Class Notes: Theatre 304b
1971

Box 1: folder 3
Correspondence from,
Oct 1967 - Dec 1968

Box 1: folder 4
Correspondence from,
Jan 1969 - Jul 1971, n.d.

Box 1: folder 5
Correspondence to,
Apr 1967 - Dec 1968

Box 1: folder 6
Correspondence to,
Feb 1969 - May 1971, n.d.

Box 1: folder 7
Diaries
Sept 1968 - May 1968

Box 1: folder 8
Freshman Year Documents
1967-68

Box 2: folder 1
Sophomore Year Documents
1968-69

Box 2: folder 2
Junior Year Documents
1969-70

Box 2: folder 3
Senior Year Documents
1970-71

Box 2: folder 4
General
n.d.

Box 2: folder 5
Morris House Documents
1967, n.d.

Box 2: folder 6
Photographs
n.d.

Box 2: folder 7
Resume
1971

Box 2: folder 8

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Subjects
  • Smith College--Students.
  • Smith, Catherine Hunter, 1949-


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