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Scope and Contents The Bulk of this collection focuses on Elizabeth Adams' involvement in the WWII relief effort, as well as documenting her years at Skidmore College. It is recorded that Elizabeth Adams organized her files in 1989 for their donation to Skidmore College in 1997. The personal papers organized by Adams have been mostly kept in...
Dates: 1914 - 1986
Scope and Contents The Lucy Skidmore Scribner Collection is an assemblage of documents, photographs, publications, and objects by and about Lucy Scribner that have accumulated from a variety of sources over many years. It is probable that some items came directly to the College from Ms. Scribner's estate, and eventually made their way into the Archives. A number of items, including a quilt and other textiles, were donated to the College by Carol Keillor in...
Dates: 1837 - 1957
Scope and Contents The collection is a resource for those researching the history Saratoga Springs, the history of education for women in the second half of the 19th century and genealogists.While the majority of the documents concern Temple Grove Seminary (owned and operated by Charles F. Dowd from the period 1968 to 1900) there are some catalogs and ephemera about two schools related to Temple Grove. One was a school pre-existing Temple Grove in Saratoga Springs, the Saratoga Ladies Seminary, open...
Dates: 1855 - 1930
Scope and Contents This material documents the activities of the University Without Walls at Skidmore from its inception in 1970 to its demise in 2011. Included are finances, budget summaries, student listings, course listings, schedules, ephemera, photographs, newspaper clippings and photocopies, student papers, student publications, faculty publications, faculty participation information, testimonials from former students, survey responses, VHS tapes, and CDs/DVDs. Material covers the Middle States review of...
Dates: 1969 - 2013