Amherst College Coeducation Collection, 1870-1997
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Scope and Content NoteAn artificial collection of reports, committee records, newspapers and other publications related to the College's consideration of traditionally all-male education vs. coeducation. (The Board of Trustees officially adopted coeducation on Nov. 2, 1974.) Official college records include President's reports and records of the President's Task Force on College Size and Coeducation (1971), Committee on Educational Policy (1974, which resulted in the "Casebook on Coeducation"), and the Select Committee on the Quality of Undergraduate Life (1980).
Sub-series A: Responses Within the College Community
Sub-series B: Preliminary and Final Reports, Drafts and Correspondence