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Florence Purington Prize records

 Series — Container: Prizes and Honors - List of Recipients; Press Releases; Non-MHC Prizes; MHC Prizes, A-R
Identifier: RG 14-12

Scope and Contents

The records include a newspaper clipping, and correspondence. The correspondence concern the selection of each year's recipient, as well as letters concerning funding for the prize.

Dates

  • 1920-1950

Conditions Governing Access

Restricted

Records restricted to use by office/department of origin for 25 years from date of record creation.

Historical Note

The Florence Purington Prize was established in 1919 by Sigma Theta Chi Alumnae Committee. The awards was presented annually in the fall to one of the five highest ranking freshmen. The award was discontinued in 1950.

Extent

0.04 Linear Feet (1 folder)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

The records include a newspaper clipping, and correspondence.

Title
Florence Purington Prize Records, 1920-1950
Subtitle
Finding Aid
Author
Finding aid prepared by Archives and Special Collections.
Date
2011
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the Mount Holyoke College Archives and Special Collections Repository

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