Smith College. Class of 1900 Records

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Smith College. Class of 1900 Records

Description

The Class of 1900 records, 1896-1965, contain materials describing the history and activities of the Class of 1900, including materials from commencement, reunions, senior dramatics, and other important events. Types of materials include photographs, invitations, songs, newspaper clippings, letters, photo albums, and other memorabilia.

Individual biographical files are also available, and often include photographs, photo albums, newspaper clippings, letters and correspondences, and class notes.

For a complete finding aid, see http://asteria.fivecolleges.edu/findaids/smitharchives/manosca192_main.html.

Contributor

College Archives

Items in the Smith College. Class of 1900 Records Collection

Otelia Cromwell at her desk, 1900.
Otelia Cromwell was the first African-American student to matriculate at Smith College. She arrived at Smith in 1898 and graduated in 1900.

Otelia Cromwell, June 1950.
Photograph of Otelia Cromwell in 1950, the year she received an honorary degree from Smith College.

Mabel Milham Roys and Otelia Cromwell in the Ivy Day procession at Smith College, 1900.
Mabel Milham Roys, front, and Otelia Cromwell, second, in Ivy Day procession at Smith College, 1900.

Otelia Cromwell, Class of 1900, c1900.
Photograph of Otelia Cromwell from the Class of 1900 yearbook. Cromwell was the first African American to matriculate at Smith College.