Student Handbooks, 1890-1950

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Handbooks issued annually to new students at Massachusetts Agricultural College; then State College and University.  Until 1923 the handbooks were produced by the Young Men's Christian Association (YMCA); subsequently they were  published by the Christian Association, the Student Religious Council, the Student Senate and Women's Student Government Association respectively; eventually they were compiled by a student handbook staff.   Handbooks contain general information for students, including a list of college buildings, a campus map, and information about work opportunities, faculty, clubs, organizations and publications, and social activities.

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See also RG 45/4, Women's Student Government Association, Handbooks for Women, 1929-1941.

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