Smith College


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Smith College,

at Northampton, Mass.; undergraduate for women, graduate coeducational; chartered 1871, opened 1875 through a bequest of Sophia Smith. The first president, Laurenus Clark SeelyeSeelye, Laurenus Clark,
1837–1924, American educator and Congregational clergyman, b. Bethel, Conn., grad. Union College, 1857, and studied at Andover Theological Seminary and in Germany; brother of J. H. Seelye.
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, was influential in establishing high standards of scholarship. Smith is known for its junior-year-abroad program. It has a noted school of social work, and its art galleries are renowned for their collections of modern art. Its library has collections relating to music of the 16th and 17th cent., botany, women's history, and Jean Jacques Rousseau. The school participates in a cooperative program with Amherst, Hampshire, and Mount Holyoke colleges and the Univ. of Massachusetts.
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For more information about the YWCA archive, contact the Sophia Smith Collection, Smith College, Northampton, MA 01063; phone: (413) 585-2970; fax: (413) 585-2886; email: ssc-wmhist@email.
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The Botanic Garden of Smith College in North Hampton, Mass.
He was on faculty at Smith College in the '20s, and I worked with him I think in '34 or '35, around in there.
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