World Fairs Records
World Fairs Records, 1893-1939
1 box (.25 linear ft.)
Collection number: RG 12
Smith College had booths at several world fairs and expositions from the 1890s to the 1930s, giving the college unique opportunities to publicize its merits. Materials included in this collection are guest registers, postcards, photographs, planning memos, and correspondence. This collection gives insight into how the college presented itself to the public at a relatively early stage in its life. The material also reveals some of the college's publicity tactics.
Terms of Access and Use:
Restrictions on access:Restrictions on use:
The records are open to research according to the regulations of the College Archives.
Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. Permission to publish or quote from the documents must be obtained from the Smith College Archives.
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