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President Kenyon L. Butterfield - Selected Records Related to Women's Education 

    Folders 299-300: Women's Program - General , 1910-1924


Folder 299
view document Memo: "Outline of Plan for College for Rural Home Life," issued by the President's Office. 1910 Aug. 2
view document Letter: Ellen H. Richards, Laboratory for Water Analysis in Boston, to Kenyon L. Butterfield [re: advice about appointing a women's committee] 1910 Aug. 3
view document Letter: Anna Barrows, Teachers College, Columbia University, to Kenyon L. Butterfield [re: comments on the planned opening of a new school for rural home life] 1910 Sept. 16
view document Letter: Helen Holmes to Kenyon L. Butterfield [re: comments on new school] 1912 Dec. 22
view document Letter: Curry S. Hicks, Dir. of Physical Education and Hygiene, M.A.C., to Kenyon L. Butterfield [re: recommendations for a women's dean and courses appropriate to women students] 1916 Feb. 7
view document Memo: "Outline for Women's Work," sent by the President's Office to Laura Comstock 1916 Aug. 30
view document Proposal: "Women's Work," by Laura Comstock [re: upgrading programs for women at M.A.C.] 1916 Sept. 29
view document Memo: " Dean of Women" sent by the President's Office to Kenyon L. Butterfield [re: list of candidates for the position] 1917 Oct. 22
view document Memo: "Provision for Women Students" sent by the Dean's Office to Kenyon L. Butterfield [re: satisfactory living spaces for women on campus] 1917 Dec. 13
view document [Newspaper unknown]
"Mother-School in Michigan"
1910-17

Folder 300
view document Commonwealth of Mass., House Resolution No. 673,
"Providing for the Development of Women's Work at the Massachusetts Agricultural College" [printed copy]
1918 Jan. 15
view document Commonwealth of Mass., House Resolution No. 673
[typed carbon copy of previous item in modified format]
1918 Jan. 15
view document Letter: "To Educational Institutions With Women Students" from the U.S. Food Administration (signed  Herbert Hoover) [re: enlisting the aid of college women to disseminate information about "food economy"] 1918 Jan. 25
view document Letter: Laura Comstock to Kenyon L. Butterfield [re: transmittal of two lists of influential women interested in "the proposed work for women on campus"] 1918 Jan. 29
view document Note: L. T. Mason  of the Winchester Equal Suffrage Club to Kenyon L. Butterfield [re: lobbying support for the passage of House Bill No. 673] 1918 [Jan.?]
view document 55th Annual Report of M.A.C.
"Women at the Massachusetts Agricultural College"
1918 Jan.
view document Lists: Addresses for four separate cover letters sent by Kenyon L. Butterfield to solicit legislative support and comments on the newly proposed women's program. [Note: The cover letters are not extant in the collection.] 1918 Feb. 16
view document Letter: Irene H. Burnham to Kenyon L. Butterfield 
(Note: The personal letters addressed to Pres. Butterfield listed below were in response to a letters [Feb. 16] and a leaflet [ report to the trustees] soliciting legislative support and comments on upgrading programs and living conditions for women at M.A.C.)
1918 Feb. 18
view document Letter: Elizabeth Jenkins to Kenyon L. Butterfield  1918 Feb. 20
view document Letter: Katharine Donald to Kenyon L. Butterfield 1918 Feb. 20
view document Letter: Helen Holmes to Kenyon L. Butterfield 1918 Feb. 20
view document Letter: P.R. Thayer to Kenyon L. Butterfield 1918 Feb. 20
view document Letter: Clara E. Hudson to Kenyon L. Butterfield 1918 Feb. 22
view document Letter: Nellie C. Preston to Kenyon L. Butterfield 1918 Feb. 23
view document Letter: Eleanor R. Crane to Kenyon L. Butterfield 1918 Feb. 23
view document Letter: Kenyon L. Butterfield to the listed editors of major newspapers throughout Massachusetts [re: transmittal of  the leaflet outlining new provisions for women in agriculture at M.A.C.] 1918 Feb. 23
view document Letter: Katharine B. Mead to Kenyon L. Butterfield 1918 Feb. 25
view document Letter: Charlotte B. Ware to Kenyon L. Butterfield 1918 Feb. 25
view document Letter: R.A. Pearson, Asst. Sec.,  U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Washington,  to Kenyon L. Butterfield [re: response to Pres. Butterfield's inquiry about a suitable candidate to head the Dept. of  Women's Work (Home Economics)]  1918 Feb. 25
view document Letter: Helen Storrow to Kenyon L. Butterfield 1918 Feb. 26
view document Letter: Mrs. Herbert Ray to Kenyon L. Butterfield 1918 Feb. 26
view document Letter: Eva W. White, Dir. of the Extended Use of the Public Schools, School Committee of the City of Boston, to Kenyon L. Butterfield  1918 Feb. 26
view document Letter: E. Grace McCullough, Dietitian, Peter Bent Brigham Hospital, Boston, to Kenyon L. Butterfield 1918 Feb. 26
view document Letter: H. J. Wallis, managing editor of The Weekly Kansas City Star [ former president of Kansas Agricultural College] to Kenyon L. Butterfield [re: candidates for dept. head and/or Dean] 1918 Feb. 27
view document Letter: Antoinette Roofs to Kenyon L. Butterfield 1918 Feb. 27
view document Letter: Alice F. Blood, School of Household Economics, Simmons College, to Kenyon L. Butterfield 1918 Feb. 27
view document Letter: Marie K. Babcock, Alumni Association, MIT, to Kenyon L. Butterfield 1918 Feb. 28
view document Letter: Katharine W. Herron, Pres. of the New England Home Economics Assoc., to Kenyon L. Butterfield 1918 Feb. 28
view document New Bedford Evening Standard
"At Massachusetts Aggy"
1918 Feb. 28
view document Boston Globe
"Training Women for Farms"
1918 Feb. 28
view document Letter: Evangeline W. Young to Kenyon L. Butterfield 1918 March 1
view document Letter: John W. Haigis, managing editor of The Greenfield Recorder, to Kenyon L. Butterfield [re: editorial support for the women's program]  1918 March 1
view document Letter: Ida Porter-Boyer, Mass. Woman Suffrage Association, to Kenyon L. Butterfield 1918 March 2
view document Boston American
"Lacks Special Course for Women: 'Aggie' Should Give Them Same Opportunities as Men, Says Mrs. Boyer" by Elizabeth Ellam
1918 March 2
view document Letter: M. S. Sherman, The Springfield Union, to Kenyon L. Butterfield 1918 March 4
view document Letter: Alice Bradley, Principal, Miss Farmer's School of Cookery, to Kenyon L. Butterfield 1918 March 6
view document Letter: Mary S. Woolman to Kenyon L. Butterfield 1918 March 6
view document Letter: Esther C. Cushman to Kenyon L. Butterfield 1918 March 8
view document Letter: Mrs. George S. Ladd to Kenyon L. Butterfield 1918 March 8
view document Letter: Emma L. Crocker, Special Aid Society for American Preparedness, to Kenyon L. Butterfield 1918 March 8
view document Letter: Marion C. Conant to Kenyon L. Butterfield 1918 March 9
view document Letter: Katharine A. Fellows to Kenyon L. Butterfield 1918 March 10
view document Letter: Isabel F. Hyams to Kenyon L. Butterfield 1918 March 11
view document Letter: Monica S. Taft to Kenyon L. Butterfield 1918 March 11
view document Letter: Alice R. Dresser, Household Economics Committee, to Kenyon L. Butterfield 1918 March 14
view document Letter: A. C. True, U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Washington, to Kenyon L. Butterfield [re: recommended names for dept. head and/or Dean] 1918 March 14
view document Letter: Elsie Trabne, Cooperative Extension, State of Massachusetts, to Kenyon L. Butterfield 1918 March 18
view document "Comments on Proposed Work for Women, " prepared by the President's Office. [re: exerpted passages from letter responses sent to President Butterfield]  1918 March 18
view document Memo: Laura Comstock to Kenyon L. Butterfield [re: recommended name for dept. head and/or Dean] 1918 March 20 
view document Letter: Hannah P. Waterman, State Normal School, North Adams, to Kenyon L. Butterfield 1918 March 22
view document Letter: Mrs. George F. Eastman, Secretary of the Woman's Club, Granby,  to Kenyon L. Butterfield 1918 March 25
view document Letter: Ava B. Milam, Dean, School of Home Economics, Oregon State Agricultural College, to Kenyon L. Butterfield 1918 April 3
view document Letter: Gladys E.H. Hosmer, Secretary of the State Federation of Women's Clubs, to Kenyon L. Butterfield 1918 April 6
view document Letter: Charlotte B. Ware to Kenyon L. Butterfield [re: recommended names for dept. head and/or Dean] 1918 April 11
view document Letter: Jessie F. Shambaugh to Kenyon L. Butterfield [re: recommended names for dept. head and/or Dean] 1918 April 28
view document Letter: Marie Sayles, U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Washington, to Kenyon L. Butterfield [re: recommended names for dept. head and/or Dean] 1918 May 9
view document "List of Candidates for Director of Experiment Station and Dean of Women," prepared by the President's Office. 1918 May 20
view document Notecards: Cora W. Squier, Chair of Homemaking Dept., Hampden County Improvement League, to Kenyon L. Butterfield 1918 May 23
view document [Newspaper Unknown]
"Butterfield for Women's Training: Tells Federated Club Home Supersedes Vocational Training"
1918 June 11
view document Memo: "Homemaking notes," sent by the President's Office to Kenyon L. Butterfield 1918 July 16
view document List: "Massachusetts Women Interested in Promoting Women's Work at M.A.C," prepared by the President's Office 1918
view document The Springfield Republican
"Attacks Woman's College Courses: Government Investigator Complains of Lack of Vocational Studies"
1919 Dec. 1
view document Memo: "Woman's College Endowment," sent by the President's Office to Kenyon L. Butterfield 1920 July 7
view document Memo: "Women's Work at M.A.C.," sent by the President's Office to Kenyon L. Butterfield. 1922 March 1
view document List: "Advisory Council of Women" 1924 Sept. 26
view document [Newspaper Unknown]
"Women in the State College"
1918
view document [Newspaper Unknown]
"The Proposed Woman's Department at M.A.C."
1918
view document List: Advisory Council of Women 1918
view document List: "List of Women Candidates for the Deanship of Women, " prepared by the President's Office. 1918
view document List: Names submitted by Laura Comstock to the President 1918
view document Statistical list: "Women Students at M.A.C." 1918

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