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    Series 3: Clippings and Other Published Materials, 1868-1998


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Inventory

Folder 11: 1868-1972 Date: 
click to view The Amherst Student:
[Exchanges]: Possibility of admission of women at Univ. of Michigan
1868 March 14
click to view The Amherst Student:
[Exchanges]: Vassar College
1868 March 28
click to view The Amherst Student:
Two women enrolled in degree program at Univ. of Kansas
1868 March 28
click to view News from Elmira Female College 1868 March 28
click to view The Amherst Student:
Dr. Holland's lecture on "The Woman Question"
1868 March 28
click to view The Amherst Student:
Congratulations to Mount Holyoke on State Legislature's appropriation of funds, hope for "open communication" between Amherst and Mount Holoyoke
1868 April 18
click to view The Amherst Student 
"Ladies at Amherst"
1870 Feb. 12
click to view Address by Gov. Alexander H. Bullock at Exercises at The Semi-Centennial of Amherst College (discussion of coeducation issue: pp. 79-80) 1871 July 12
click to view Letter from William H. Ladd to Hon. Alexander H. Bullock 1871 Oct. 4
click to view The Amherst Student:
"Shall We Admit Women?"
1871 Sept. 30
click to view The Amherst Student:
"The question of co-education has atracted the usual interest at different college commencements..."
1872 July 10
click to view Springfield Republican
"Amherst Coeducation Was Once Considered"
1930 Sept. 18
not available Rudolph , Frederick
The American College and University, a History, [NY: Knopf], p. 321
1962
click to view [Source unknown] 
"Coeducation Move Grows in Colleges"
1968 Oct. 14
click to view Amherst College Alumni News, v. 22, no. 3:
"The Question of Coeducation"
1970 Winter
click to view The Amherst Student:
"Nearly Half of Mt. Holyoke Class of 1974 Has Applied to Leave Campus Next Year"
1972 March 13
click to view The Amherst Student:
"Ward Closes College" [hoax]
1972 Oct. [27?]
click to view The Washington Post:
"The Day they Closed Old Amherst Down"
1972 Nov. 6
Folder 12:  Henry Ward Beecher, Semi-Centennial address
click to view Exercises at The Semi-Centennial of Amherst College, pp. 95-102  (discussion of coeducation issue: pp. 99-102) 1871 July 12
Folder 13: 1972-1973
click to view Holyoke Transcript Telegram
"Coeducation report at Amherst College Takes No Stand"
1972 Aug. 23
click to view Greenfield Recorder
"Co-ed Issue Tackled by Amherst College"
1972 Sept. 9
click to view The Amherst Student
"No Coed"
1973 Jan. 29
click to view New England newspaper articles regarding the trustees rejection of coeducation for Amherst College 1973 Jan. 29 - Feb. 14
click to view Amherst Bulletin
"No to Coeducation"
1973 Feb. 7
click to view New England newspaper articles  regarding the plan to  revisit the question of coeducation 1973 Nov. 1 - Dec. 2
Folder 14: 1974
click to view [Unknown source]
"Amherst May Cave in and Give 300 Coeds a Chance"
ca. 1974
click to view [Unknown Source -- New Britain, Conn.]
"American Higher Ed Still Thrives on Diversity"
1974 Jan. 28
click to view Newton Graphic
"Dr. Carolmarie Smith Speaks at Amherst"
1974 April 4
click to view  Item [Lynn, Mass.]
"Names Make News"
1974 April 5
click to view Holyoke Transcript Telegram
"Is Amherst College going to go co-ed? ..."
1974 Oct. 25
click to view Holyoke Transcript Telegram
"Amherst to Decide This Week on Status of Coeducation"
1974 Oct. 30
click to view The Amherst Student
"The Presence of Women"
1974 Oct. 31
click to view Greenfield Recorder
"Decision Due Saturday"
1974 Nov. 1
click to view Articles from New England newspapers  and the New York Times  regarding Amherst College's decision to admit women 1974 Nov. 3 - Nov. 7
click to view Holyoke Transcript Telegram
"Two Alumni Regret Amherst Becoming A Coed College"
1974 Nov. 4
click to view Harvard Crimson 
"Amherst Trustees Vote 15-3..." and "Harvard's Shame"
1974 Nov. 4 - Nov. 6
click to view Courant [Hartford]
"Decision at Amherst Applauded by Students"
1974 Nov. 24
Folder 15: Nov. 2, 1974 
click to view Press releases 1974 Nov. 2
click to view The Amherst Student
First and Second page, "We're Coed!"
1974 Nov. 2
click to view Flyer, "Amherst : A College for Men and Women" n.d.
Folder 16: 1975
click to view New England newspaper articles  regarding the first coed freshmen class  starting in the fall of 1976 1974 Nov. 4 - 1975 Oct. 25,  n.d.
click to view New England newspaper articles regarding the continuing tradition of women's colleges [same syndicated article by Peter A . Brown  (UPI) - one example] 1975 Feb. 4 - May 4 
click to view Articles from the Higham Mirror and the Weymouth News  regarding N.O.W. panel on the male mystique 1975 Feb. 5 - Feb. 6
click to view New England newspaper articles regarding lack of application from women [selection] 1975 March 10- March 15
click to view Holyoke Transcript Telegram
"Dean Expresses Coed Regrets"
1975 June 6
click to view Springfield Union
"Amherst College has new Look"
1975 Aug. 19
click to view The Amherst Student
Articles related to coeducation
1975 Sept. 15 - Nov. 13
click to view The Amherst Student
Articles related to the ten year anniversary of coeducation 
1986 Oct. 6 - 1987 March 19
Folder 17: 1976-1979
click to view The Amherst Student
"Amherst Greets Coed Freshmen" + photograph of first female graduate of Amherst, June 1976
1976
click to view The Amherst Student
Articles relating to the first freshman  coed class
1976 Sept.
click to view The Amherst Student
"Coeducation: Where Do We Go from Here?"
1976 March 11
click to view Dartmouth College Newspaper
"41 Women Join Amherst Fraternities"
1977 March 29
click to view The Amherst Student
Articles related to all-college meeting on coeducation
1978 April 27
click to view Boston Evening Globe
"Impact of Coeducation"
1978 Dec. 12
click to view The Amherst Student
"The Class of 1979: Four Years of Transition"
1979 May 26
Folder 18: 1980-
click to view The Amherst Student
"So This is Amherst"
1980 May 1
click to view Boston Globe
"Amherst Graduates its First 129 Women"
1980 May 26
click to view The Amherst Student
Articles related to women's concerns on campus
1984 Dec. 19
click to view PRISM
"Rejecting Rules:  Refusing to Play Along with the Boys"
1990 May
click to view The Amherst Student
"'Following the Band?'  A Rugger's Reaction"
1994 Jan. 26
click to view The Amherst Student
"Letters to the Editor: Huffman-Green '99, 'WAMH Epithets'"
1996 Oct. 9
click to view The Amherst Student
"The Forty-Five Percent Without A Penis"
1996 Nov. 13
click to view The Amherst Student
"Stop Shouting In Silence"
1996 Nov. 20
click to view The Indicator
"Homecoming Weekend Reveals Gender Exclusion"
1996 Nov. 21
click to view Amherst
"The First Amherst Coeds"
1998 Winter
 

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