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Elizabeth Blackwell family papers

 Collection
Identifier: SC-73
Abstract

Elizabeth Blackwell is a 1849 graduate of the Geneva Medical College making her the first woman in the United States to obtain a medical degree. She spent much of her following career advocating for women's access to the field of medicine as well as women's medical care. This collection contains several pamphlets authored by Dr. Blackwell in addition to materials related to other members of the Blackwell family.

Dates: 1848, 1869-1948

Elizabeth Blackwell support materials, 1846-2003

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: SC-61
Scope and Contents Collection contains a variety of material related to Elizabeth Blackwell including articles written by and about her, newspaper clippings, correspondence, a copy of a play about her life, pamphlets, press release, an eye witness account of her graduation, information on Kilmun, Scotland where she is buried, information on descendants, and copies of enrollment cards from the Woman's Medical College at the New York Infirmary.The collection does not contain any of Elizabeth...
Dates: 1846-2003

Elizabeth Russell papers, 1951-1955

 Collection
Identifier: SC-69
Scope and Contents

This is a small collection containing letters Elizabeth Russell wrote to her parents while attending William Smith College in the 1950s.

Dates: 1951 - 1955

Elizabeth Willcox Thomson papers, 1935-1989

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: SC-22
Abstract

This collection contains the memorabilia and college papers of Elizabeth Willcox Thomson, a 1937 graduate of William Smith College. Materials include photographs of campus events, lyrics and music for the 1937 class song, William Smith College Alumnae Bulletins, a collection of poetry by William Smith alumnae, a 1987 50th reunion booklet, and more.

Dates: 1935-1989

Elon Howard Eaton papers, 1877-2009

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SC-11
Abstract Elon Howard Eaton, 1866-1935, was a faculty member in the Hobart and William Smith Colleges' Biology Department from 1908-1935, author of Birds of New York, and winner of the 1992 Distinguished Faculty award. This is a collection of his papers compiled over the course of his life and after, which includes correspondence, biographical information, family information, material related to his publications, bird lists and research, bird photography, news...
Dates: 1877-2009; Majority of material found within 1877-1935

Evelyn Tooley Hunt brag books, 1952-1988

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SC-19
Scope and Contents

This collection contains eight "brag books," or scrapbooks, including newspaper clippings, poems, prizes, programs and correspondence from publishers and fans. There are also two binders, one of songs written by Hunt with correspondence, the other with haiku poetry and correspondence.

Dates: 1952-1988

Feminist Oral History Collection, 2001-2003

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SC-63
Scope and Contents This collection is comprised of 16 oral history interviews with William Smith College alumnae conducted between 2001 and 2003. The interviews were part of a feminist oral history project for the Women's Studies 301 course with professor Margaret A. Weitekamp. The alumnae who were interviewed are from the classes of 1925-1956.Topics discussed in the interviews include childhood memories, influential life events, and recollections of William Smith College.Each...
Dates: 2001-2003

Frances Turgeon Wiggin papers, 1911-1985

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SC-45
Abstract The collection contains many photographs and other memorabilia from Frances Turgeon Wiggin, William Smith College class of 1912. The photographs date from Wiggin's time in college and depict the campus and her fellow classmates. Wiggin went on to compose music and write a book titled Maine Composers and Their Music: A Biographical Dictionary (1959), and the collection includes a series of sheet music and music programs. There are also some correspondence,...
Dates: 1911-1985

Frank Noyes Merrill, Jr. papers, ca. 1926-1980

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: SC-52
Scope and Contents This collection contains the memorabilia of Frank Noyes Merrill, Jr., Hobart College class of 1930. Included are newspaper clippings, a program, and an invitation from Commencement, a program from the Delta Psi Omega initiation, a 1930 Echo of the Seneca yearbook, postcards from Merrill's 25th Reunion in 1955, a photograph of the Class of 1930 at their 50th Reunion in 1980, and 36 small photographs of campus and students taken by Merrill ca. 1926-1930. These photographs feature Merrill and...
Dates: 1926-1980

Fraternity records, 1844-2006

 Collection
Identifier: Archives RG-09-06-04

Geneva Academy collection

 Collection
Identifier: SC-042
Abstract

This artificial collection contains documents related to Geneva Academy, Fairfield Academy, and the founding of Geneva College.

Dates: 1807-1885; Majority of material found in 1807-1825

Geneva Medical College collection

 Collection
Identifier: SC-74
Abstract

This collection contains documents relating to the genesis and the early years of the Geneva Medical College and how it became a part of Hobart College (then called Geneva College). Materials include circulars and annual catalogues listing students and faculty of the Geneva Medical College along with documents that describe the hardships of the medical college, notably the difficult relationship between the Board of Trustees and the Medical Faculty.

Dates: 1827-1996; Majority of material found in 1834-1845

Geneva Scholarship Associates records, 1968-1994

 Sub-Group — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Archives RG-04-06
Scope and Contents

The collection contains campaign and fundraising materials, pamphlets, donor lists, lists of committee and board members, recipient lists, and financial information. There are also newspaper clippings and photos related to the Geneva Scholarship Associates. The original Articles of Association, as well as some amended copies, are also included in the collection.

Dates: 1968-1994

George K. Smith papers

 Collection
Identifier: SM-001

George Maxwell Blackstock Hawley papers, 1807-1940

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SC-13
Abstract This collections contains the papers of George Maxwell Blackstock Hawley (1870-1941). Hawley entered Hobart College with the class of 1892, but did not graduate with that class. He received his L.L.D. from the University of Minnesota in 1895 and returned to Geneva, NY, where he practiced law. The collection contains notes, correspondence, articles, and other writings by Hawley and others, as well as a large collection of newspaper clippings. Subjects include the history of Geneva, New York,...
Dates: 1807-1940

George R. Brush papers, 1885-1919

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: SC-58
Scope and Contents

This is a small collection provided by the family of George Robert Brush comprised of materials from 1885 to 1919. Items include high school report cards, a scrapbook including events and newspaper clippings, programs from events from his time at Hobart College such as class banquets, and religious events, such as the missionary conference for Rev. and Mrs. George Robert Brush.

Dates: 1885-1919

Geraldine Oyen Steindler papers, 1941-1965

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: SC-27
Abstract

Collection of papers belonging to or regarding Geraldine Oyen Steindler WS '45. One box containing nine items, including two photograph albums, a scrapbook, two copies of "Stage Whispers", an article from The Herald, two articles from The Geneva Times, and an article on the publishing of Geraldine's book "The Game Cookbook".

Dates: 1941-1965

Gladys Moyer Dean papers

 Collection
Identifier: SC-24
Abstract

This collection contains memorabilia from the estate of Gladys Moyer Dean. Dean was a member of the first William Smith Class (1912). Her daughter Constance Dean Adair donated the items on June 25, 1998.

Dates: 1907-1947

Helen Bateman Heath papers, 1915-1987

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SC-29
Abstract The papers of Helen Bateman Heath, William Smith Dean from 1944-1967, contain personal items such as poems, scrapbook pages, files relating to her husband Raymond D. Heath, photographs, and correspondence. The collection also includes documents related to her work at Hobart and William Smith Colleges. Class plans, notes, and examinations from the Western Civilization program offer valuable information on the development of the curriculum. There are also three files of correspondence,...
Dates: 1915-1987

Helmut Wagner course notebooks, ca. 1940-1970

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SC-36
Scope and Contents This collection is comprised entirely of notebooks that Helmut Wagner created during his life. There are 272 notebooks in all, each measuring 7"x9". They seem to range from his time at the New School of Social Research to the end of his career. Most notebooks contain research on topics or people. Some include copies of texts and Wagner's criticism and thoughts on the piece. He also has notes and theories written down from courses, either taught or taken by him. There is...
Dates: ca. 1940-1970

Hobart AFROTC collection, 1951-1971

 Collection
Identifier: SC-72
Abstract

This collection contains materials covering the United States Air Force R.O.T.C. at Hobart College, which existed from 1951-1970. The materials consist primarily of photographs and newspaper clippings removed from five scrapbooks and several files of correspondence.

Dates: 1951-1971

Holiday cards from HWS Presidents and Administrators, circa 1919-2013

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: SC-62
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...
Dates: circa 1919-2013

Howard Van Rensselaer Palmer papers

 Collection
Identifier: SC-006
Abstract

The materials in this collection primarily date from Howard Van Rensselaer Palmer's time at Hobart College (circa 1899-1902) and his fundraising activities in the 1920s and 1930s.

Dates: 1899-1973

HWS Sustainability Program

 Record Group — Box: Temp Box 4
Identifier: Archives RG-03-23

James R. Doolittle papers, 1832-1962

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: SC-44
Scope and Contents This collection contains personal letters between James R. Doolittle and friends he met during his time at Geneva College (1830-1834), as well as letters to and from family members. In addition, there are a few papers and speeches written while at college and during his career, though not while he served as a U.S. Senator. These materials total 42 items, ranging in date from 1833-1893.Also included in the collection are two medals, one from the Columbia University...
Dates: 1832-1962; Majority of material found within 1832-1893

John Churchill Rudd papers

 Collection
Identifier: SC-005
Abstract

This collection contains handwritten sermons created by Rev. Dr. John Churchill Rudd, Episcopal priest and Geneva College trustee from 1828-1848. There are 41 sermons in all, and most are between 10 and 15 pages in length.

Dates: circa 1796-1847

John E. Kitagawa papers, 1968-1972

 Collection
Identifier: SC-71
Abstract

The materials in this collection consist of newspaper clippings, correspondence, and other materials related to John E. Kitagawa’s anti-war activity while a student at Hobart College.

Dates: 1968-1972