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Adeline E. Hicks Papers

    Series 1: Biographical Materials

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Subseries A: University correspondence and reports
Letters from President Butterfield and Dean Lewis regarding  initial appointment and salary 1917 March 19 -
1918 April 17
Memoranda regarding reappointment, official title, and salary 1925 Sept. 26 -
1935 June 15
Academic Order of Massachusetts State College 1935
"Physical Education for Women at Massachusetts State College"
by Adeline E. Hicks
1936 Feb.
Letter of resignation to the President and the Board of Trustees 1937 May 19
Statement from the Board of Trustees and memoranda regarding resignation 1937 May 20 - June 17
Letter and reply:  University senior Sheron L. Stillman & Adeline E. Hicks, regarding the
history of the Women's Physical Education Department
1964 Dec. 3 -
1965 Jan. 22
Letters from Hicks to University Archivist 1981 May 20 - June 18
Subseries B: Clippings & other published materials
The Massachusetts Collegian
"Mrs. Hicks Explains 'Natural Dancing'"
1934 Jan. 5
The Massachusetts Collegian
"Trustees Receive The Resignation of Mrs. Adeline Hicks"
1937 May 27
The Alumni Bulletin Vol. XIX, No. 10
Resolutions from Board of Trustees regarding Hicks' resignation
1937 June 14
Daily Hampshire Gazette
1987 April 3
Subseries C: Poetry
Poetry by Adeline E. Hicks n.d.
"The Dancer" by Sandra Gulben
Dedicated to Mrs. Hicks
Subseries D: Musical direction and composition
"A Midsummer Night's Fantasy"
Program from performance directed by Adeline E. Hicks
1936 April 25
"Creative Orchestration at U. of Arizona"
List of music composed by Adeline E. Hicks
"My 'freedom of expression' teachers were..."
List of dance instructors who influenced Adeline E. Hicks
Subseries E: Eastern Society of Directors of Physical Education for College Women
Statement of Aims and Objectives [1936?] June 8 - June 12
1936-37 Membership List and Report of Annual Meeting 1937 April 19 - April 20

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