Kuusisto, Allan A.
Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:
Collection — Box: 1
Abstract The papers of Allan A. Kuusisto, President of Hobart and William Smith Colleges from 1970 to 1982, contain materials from 1969 to 2000. The majority of these materials originating during his presidency, they include correspondence, biographical information, Colleges related documents, published materials, photographs, and personal files. The collection covers a variety of professional as well as personal matters during Kuusisto's presidency, including the Tommy the Traveler incident, the...
Abstract This collection contains materials related to the tumultuous events of 1968-1970, inspired primarily by student opposition to the Vietnam War. These events include the flag-washing incident, the sit-in protesting the Air Force R.O.T.C. program, the firebombing of the R.O.T.C. office in Sherrill Hall, and the campus drug raid and subsequent standoff with police. Additional materials cover the arrests and trials which followed. Thomas Tongyai (a.k.a. Tommy the Traveler) is a primary figure in...
Collection — Box: 1
Scope and Contents This collection contains holiday cards sent from 1919 to 2013 by Hobart and William Smith Colleges presidents, provosts, and other administrators. Senders include Presidents Rev. Murray Bartlett, Louis and Eda Hirshson, Albert and Mary Holland, Clara and Beverley Causey, Allan and Evelyn Kuusisto, Carroll and Mary Brewster, Richard Hersh and Judith Meyers, Mark Gearan and Mary Herlihy Gearan, Provost Minor Myers, Provost Titi Ufomata, Librarian William Lansberg, and the Office of Annual Giving.
Dates: circa 1919-2013
Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Archives RG-03-04
Scope and Contents This Record Group contains the records of the library at Geneva College, Hobart College, and Hobart and William Smith Colleges. Materials include accession registers, account books, catalogues, library guides and rules, Library Associates records, correspondence, annual reports, gift and donation materials, and other various records related to the library from 1823 to the present.The largest part of this collection (boxes 5-9) contains building and construction records. ...
Scope and Contents This is a small collection containing items from Wilson Hinsdale Fraude's time at Hobart College including newspaper clippings, photographs, and programs from performances. Of particular interest may be the materials covering the resignation of President Holland and the President Selection Committee, which included students, that was formed to select the next President.
Dates: 1965 - 1969; 2015