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Mount Holyoke College -- Student life

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:

Allen Family papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS 0873

Allen Family. Luella Mary Allen, Winifred Shirley Allen, and their relatives. Collection consists of letters, photographs, and transcriptions of the letters prepared by a descendent. Letters include some written from mid-nineteenth century California mining fields, and many detailing student life at Mount Holyoke College in the late nineteenth and early twentieth century.

Dates: 1825-1937, 2010-2011

Faculty and staff biographical files

 Record Group — Box 1: [Barcode: Mount Holyoke College: Faculty and Staff Biographical Files - Miscellany; Publications]
Identifier: RG 19

Mount Holyoke College Faculty and Staff Biographical Files, circa 1837-, contain correspondence, press releases, directories, lists, writings, notebooks, school papers, drawings, audiocassettes, DVDs, and photographs relating to individuals who have served as faculty or staff members of the College.

Dates: 1837 - 2019

Jane Scudder correspondence

Identifier: MS 0638

Scudder, Jane, ca. 1828-1906; Student. Attended Mount Holyoke Female Seminary 1844-1846. Papers consist of 15 letters to her parents, primarily describing her life at Mount Holyoke.

Dates: 1844-1846; Majority of material found in 1845 - 1845

LGBTQ Alum Oral History Project

Identifier: MS-0892
Scope and Contents The LGBTQ Alum Oral History Project is comprised of 47 interviews with alum and 3 interviews with faculty members. The interviews were conducted on campus by Archives and Special Collections student workers between 2015-2018. Individual interviews run between 15-60 minutes. Each interview has a digital recording and a transcript. Interviews with no restrictions are available in our digital collection and in-house. For interviews with restrictions, please contact the Archives and Special...
Dates: 2015 - 2018

Mary Caroline Ward papers

Identifier: MS 0642

Ward, Mary Caroline, b. 1835; Teacher and editor. Attended Mount Holyoke Female Seminary, 1852-1853. Papers contain eight letters written while a student a Mount Holyoke. Primarily describing her daily activities and expenses as well as illnesses throughout campus.

Dates: 1852-1986; Majority of material found in 1853 - 1853

Mary Quincy Brown papers

Identifier: MS 0637
Abstract Brown, Mary Quincy, 1828-1920; Educator. Mount Holyoke Female Seminary graduate, 1849. Mount Holyoke Female Seminary faculty member, 1849-1852. Papers contain correspondence, compositions, information sheet from 1915, clippings and notes. Mainly consisting of correspondence to parents regarding her experience at Mount Holyoke with special note of deaths, including the death of Mary Lyon. Letters written by Susan Brown, Mount Holyoke Female Seminary graduate, 1851 and her parents are included...
Dates: 1848 - 1920; Majority of material found within 1848 - 1854

Nelson Papers

Identifier: MS 0639

Nelson, Mary Louise Moody, d. 1863; Teacher. Mount Holyoke Female Seminary graduate, 1854. Papers consist of correspondence and journals. Primarily discussing local events, family, and life in Ohio during the late 19th century.

Dates: 1848 - 1959; Majority of material found within 1854 - 1858

Somes correspondence

Identifier: MS 0609

Somes, Gertrude E.; Student. Attended Mount Holyoke Seminary and College, 1888-1889. Papers consist of correspondence and one note from her time at Mount Holyoke. Primarily describing her daily life with an emphasis on her dislike of the domestic work system.

Dates: 1888-1889; Majority of material found in 1888 - 1888

Stellae Vigiles Society of Missionary Journal

 Digital Record
Identifier: rg25-s02-b34-f10-i001

Tyler papers

Identifier: MS 0643

Tyler, Melissa Usher, d.1906; Housewife. Mount Holyoke Female Seminary graduate, 1856. Papers consist of fifty-six letters to her family and notebooks on religion. Primarily describing her daily activities and academic career at Mount Holyoke.

Dates: 1852-1856