Guide to the Bates College scrapbook collection, ca. 1867-1984 | MC104

Summary Information

Repository
Edmund S. Muskie Archives and Special Collections Library
Title
Bates College scrapbook collection
ID
MC104
Date
ca. 1867-1984 1900-1962
Extent
40.0 Linear feet
Language
English
Abstract
The collection contains scrapbooks dating primarily from the early 1900s to the 1950s maintained by Bates students and faculty.

Preferred Citation

Bates College scrapbook collection, Edmund S. Muskie Archives and Special Collections Library, Bates College.

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Scope and Content Note

The collection contains scrapbooks compiled primarily by students during their college years at Bates. Other scrapbooks were compiled by faculty members or people with Bates connections. While most of the albums illustrate student life others focus on Bates athletics or events such as Mayoralty. The scrapbooks contain a variety of material including photographs, news clippings, programs, and ephemera.

Organization and Arrangement

Arranged alphabetically by scrapbook title.

Administrative Information

Publication Information

 Edmund S. Muskie Archives and Special Collections Library

70 Campus Avenue
Lewiston, Maine, 04240
207-786-6354
muskie@bates.edu

Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research.

Use Restrictions

The collection is the physical property of Edmund S. Muskie Archives and Special Collections Library. Bates College holds literary rights only for material created by College personnel working on official behalf of the College, or for material which was given to the College with such rights specifically assigned. For all other material, literary rights, including copyright, belong to the authors or their legal heirs and assigns. Researchers are responsible for obtaining permission from rights holders for publication or other purposes that exceed fair use.

Processing Information

Processed by Elaine Ardia, 2007.

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Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)

  • Bates College (Lewiston, Me.)--Faculty
  • Bates College (Lewiston, Me.)--Students

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Collection Inventory

Box

  Bachelin, Jeanne Cecile (Class of 1923). 1919-1923   

Scope and Content Note

Clippings and ephemera illustrating her life at Bates during her college years.

  Bates College Football. 1946-1953   

Scope and Content Note

Album about Bates footbal including the Glass Bowl game held in Toledo, Ohio on Dec. 7, 1946.

  Bolster, William Wheeler (Class of 1895, Faculty). 1880-1928   3.0 volumes

Scope and Content Note

The first volume contains primarily programs and memorabilia of Bates athletic meets, mainly during the years 1895-1899. The other two volumes contain clippings on health, athletics and hygiene and were compiled while Bolster was director of physical training at Bates.

Carpenter, Roland J. (Class of 1922). 1919-1922 

Scope and Content note

News clippings, programs, photographs, and memorabilia of various activities chronicling his years at Bates.

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  Channell, Ralph and Channell, Bertha Besse (Class of 1901). 1897-1899   

Scope and Content Note

News clippings of various Bates College activities and events.

  Cleaves, Chester (Class of 1923). 1920-1924   

Scope and Content Note

Album containing programs, photographs, newsclippings, postcards (some with images of hazing posters) and other ephemera from his years at Bates; also includes material from his years at New Hampshire State College from which he graduated in 1924.

  Clement, Ray A. (Class of 1912). 1908-1912   

Scope and Content Note

Album contains newsclippings, photographs, programs and assorted ephemera from his years at Bates College.

Crockett, Adelina (Class of 1910). 1902-1910 

Scope and Contents note

Album contains programs, news clippings, letters and other ephemera from her years at Lisbon Falls High School and Bates College.

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  Cummings, Mary Audley (Class of 1912). 1908-1912   

Scope and Content Note

Album of pictures, programs and other items illustrating life at Bates during her college years.

Davis, Emily Christine (Class of 1907). 1906-1907 

Scope and Contents note

Contains newsclippings and assorted programs primarily from her senior year of college.

Box

  Davis, Etta Hale (Class of 1915). 1911-1915   

Scope and Content Note

Album of pictures, programs, and other memorabilia illustrating her college life at Bates.

  Downing, Ethel E. (Class of 1912). 1908-1912   

Scope and Content Note

Album of pictures, programs, and newspaper clippings illustrating life at Bates during her college years.

  Durkee, James Stanley (Class of 1897). 1895-1897   

Scope and Content Note

Contains photographs, programs, news clippings and other memorabilia chronicling his college years; also includes photograph of Freewill Baptist Church in Auburn, Maine where he served his first pastorate (1898-1901).

  Eaton, Mabel (Class of 1910, Staff). 1902-1910   2.0 volumes

Scope and Content Note

The first volume includes clippings, programs and other memorabilia from Edward Little High School, Auburn, Maine and from Bates College. The second volume is an album of pictures, programs and other items illustrating life at Bates during her college years.

  Elwell, Ernest (Class of 1917). 1917-1938   

Scope and Content Note

Scrapbook of news clippings on Bates College hockey, track and football. Compiled by Ernest Elwell who served as manager of the Bates hockey team and worked to promote its development at Bates.

  Foster, Sarah (Class of 1962). 1958-1962   2.0 volumes

Scope and Content Note

Albums contain clippings and ephemera illustrating life at Bates during her college years.

  Fullonton, Ida (daugher of faculty member). ca. 1867-1911   

Scope and Content Note

Album was probably compiled by Ida Fullonton, daughter of Professor John Fullonton. It was found at Ocean Park by Philip Webb, class of 1917. Cover is embossed with flowers and a peacock.

  Fulton, Ruth Coan (Class of 1936). 1932-1936   2.0 volumes

Scope and Content Note

Albums of pictures, programs, and other memorabilia of her years at Bates.

Gilbert, S. Stephen Jr. (Class of 1950). 1948-1950 

Scope and Contents note

Album contains newsclippings, programs, publications and many photographs of various events including mayoralty, Sadie Hawkins, Winter Carnival outing at Arrowhead Lodge, campus buildings and Poland Spring Resort.

Box

  Gormley, John P. (Class of 1924). 1920-1924   

Scope and Content Note

Album contains newspaper clippings, programs, photographs and assorted ephemera, primarily of athletic events, during his college years at Bates (1920-22) and St. Lawrence University (1922-24).

  Hall, Myrta Alice (Class of 1910). 1907-1910   

Scope and Content Note

Album covering her college years at Bates.

  Hamlin, James Betts (Class of 1923). 1919-1923   

Scope and Content Note

A disassembled scrapbook comprised of assorted material including photographs, programs, news clippings, issues of the Bates Student, two addresses and ephemera illustrating life at Bates during his college years.

  Hartshorn, William Henry (Class of 1886, Faculty). 1899-1926   3.0 volumes

Scope and Content Note

Mainly newspaper clippings of Bates events and a scrapbook of clippings on his lectures; compiled by Hartshorn.

  Hayes, Arrolyn (Class of 1949). 1945-1949   

Scope and Content Note

Scrapbook of her college days, including photographs, ephemera, and clippings.

  Hayes, Georgianna Colby (Class of 1922). 1918-1922   

Scope and Content Note

Album of pictures, programs and other items illustrating life at Bates during her college years.

  Holmes, Alice Frost (Class of 1904). 1900-1904   

Scope and Content Note

Contains clippings and programs, mainly from her freshman year at Bates.

  Holt, Dorothy (Class of 1922). 1918-1922   

Scope and Content Note

Album of illustrations to accompany Gladys Hasty Carroll's "To Remember Forever; the Journal of a College Girl, 1922-1923." Compiled for Gladys Hasty Carroll's 50th reunion.

  Howard, Stanley E. (Class of 1910). 1906-1910   

Scope and Content Note

Album of pictures, programs, and other items illustrating life at Bates during his college years.

  Jayne, Janice (Class of 1942). 1941   

Scope and Content Note

Album containing clippings, programs and assorted ephemera from her junior year at Bates.

  Kelley, Thomas Francis (Class of 1922). 1920-1979   

Scope and Content Note

Scrapbook of pictures and news clippings related to his years as a football player and referee.

  Kirby, Verna Brackett (Class of 1934). 1930-1934   

Scope and Content Note

Album of pictures, programs, and other items illustrating life at Bates during her college years.

  Kirby, Vincent John (Class of 1933). 1929-1933   

Scope and Content Note

Album of pictures, programs, and other items illustrating life at Bates during his college years.

  Kirk, Geneva (Class of 1937). 1933-1937   

Scope and Content Note

Scrapbook kept during her college years. Includes clippings and ephemera.

  Kyes, Florence M. (Class of 1929). 1925-1929   2.0 volumes

Scope and Content Note

Scrapbooks contain clippings and ephemera related to her college years at Bates, with particular focus on women's athletics. One scrapbook is done on fabric.

  Lange, Nellie Mae (Class of 1925). 1921-1972   2.0 volumes

Scope and Content Note

The first album contains pictures, programs and other items illustrating life at Bates during her college years. The second album contains news clippings primarily about debate at Lewiston High School where she was a social sciences teacher and long time debate coach.

  Larocque, Anne (Class of 1954). 1950-1954   

Scope and Content Note

Contains pictures, programs, and other items illustrating life at Bates during her college years.

  Leavitt, Ruth Goss (Class of 1941). 1937-1941   

Scope and Content Note

Scrapbook of her college years, including newspaper clippings and ephemera.

Lidstone, Izetta E. (Class of 1922). 1919-1922 

Scope and content note

News clippings, programs, photographs and other memorabilia of various activities from her years at Bates.

Box

  McGlauflin, Flora Marjorie (Class of 1929). 1925-1929   

Scope and Content Note

Album of pictures, programs and other items illustrating life at Bates during her college years.

  Magoon, Charles Alden (Class of 1910). 1906-1910   

Scope and Content Note

Album of pictures, programs and other items illustrating life at Bates during his college years.

  Mayoralty Scrapbook. 1951-1954   

Scope and Content Note

Scrapbook on Mayoralty campaigns compiled by Mario LaMonaco for the 50th reunion of the class of 1954.

  Mayoralty Scrapbook. 1953-1955   

Scope and Content Note

Scrapbook on Mayoralty campaigns containing photographs, programs and news clippings compiled by Beecher Watson, son of H. Kirk Watson '56.

  Meservey, Cora A. (Class of 1937). 1930-1936   3.0 volumes

Scope and Content Note

The first volume contains news clippings, programs, and memorabilia from Lewiston High School and some from Bates College. The second volume is a "Mem-book" of programs and memorabilia from Lewiston High School and Bates College summer session. The third volume has programs and memorabilia from her years at Bates.

  Miller, Mabel Drake (Class of 1902). 1898-1904   

Scope and Content Note

Album covers Bates events during these years.

  Milliken, Ellen Knowlton (Parent of Bates alumni). 1900-1954   3.0 volumes

Scope and Content Note

Scrapbooks of early pictures of the campus and faculty along with clippings of Bates news, primarily from 1900-1904. Prepared by Mrs. Ellen Knowlton Millliken, mother of Carl, class of 1897 and Harriet, class of 1904.

  Million Dollar Fund. 1922-1927   

Scope and Content Note

News clippings documenting various events held to benefit the College's first million dollar campaign.

  Mills, Elmer H. (Class of 1917). 1913-1917   

Scope and Content Note

Album of pictures, programs and other items illustrating life at Bates during his college years.

  Mixer, Martha Virginia (Class of 1922). 1918-1922   

Scope and Content Note

Album of pictures, programs and other items illustrating life at Bates during her college years.

  Morris, Albert Schwerdtle (Class of 1941). 1937-1941   

Scope and Content Note

Album of primarily newspaper clippings documenting life at Bates. Includes many clippings about the track and field team, in which he participated.

Morse, Elizabeth (Class of 1946). 1942-1947   2.0 volumes

Scope and Content note

Scrapbooks contain news clippings, programs, freshman bib and other memorabilia from her years at Bates.

Box

  Moulton, Louisa (Class of 1911). 1907-1911   

Scope and Content Note

Scrapbook of pictures, programs and other items illustrating life at Bates during her college years.

  Neal, Josephine Bicknell (Class of 1901). 1929-1940   

Scope and Content Note

Scrapbook of news clippings and reviews about and publications by Neal, who was a physician.

  Penney, Lois Keniston (Class of 1950). 1947-1950   

Scope and Content Note

Scrapbook pages containing a variety of programs, dance cards, and newsclippings commemorating Ivy Day, Mayoralty, Sadie Hawkins Day, and Commencement. Also includes copy of Bates Blue Book and several issues of the Bates College Bulletin.

  Pert, Minnie Warren (Class of 1910). 1908-1910   

Scope and Content Note

Scrapbook covering her college years.

  Pinkham, Martha Grace (Class of 1888). 1885-1888   

Scope and Content Note

Notebook of programs and other items relating to her life at Bates during her college years.

  Play Productions. ca. 1914-1937   

Scope and Content Note

Contains mostly photographs and a few news clippings of various play productions.

Randolph, Dorothy (Class of 1935). 1931-1935 

Scope and Contents note

Album contains programs, letters, newsclippings, publications and assorted ephemera from her college years at Bates.

Box

  Reynolds, Thomas Hedley (President). 1966-1984   3.0 volumes

Scope and Content Note

Scrapbooks of news clippings documenting his years as Bates College president.

  Rideout, Edith May (Class of 1915). 1911-1915   

Scope and Content Note

Scrapbook of pictures, programs and other items illustrating life at Bates during her college years.

  Rideout, Florence Annie (Class of 1912). 1908-1912   

Scope and Content Note

Scrapbook of pictures, programs and other items illustrating life at Bates during her college years.

  Riley, Fred (Class of 1939). 1939-1941   

Scope and Content Note

Loose pages containing newsclippings and programs from Riley's days at Bates College. Most of the clippings and programs concern the Commencement of 1939 but there are others concerning Bates athletics and other events including the College's 75th anniversary pageant.

  Sawyer, Beatrice Burr (Class of 1918). 1914-1918   

Scope and Content Note

Album of pictures, programs and other items illustrating life at Bates during her college years.

  Schaeffer, Lavinia (Faculty). 1938-1972   

Scope and Content Note

Scrapbook of material relating to productions of the Robinson Players. Includes programs, pictures and letters from former cast and production staff members.

Scoville, Sabra (Class of 1959). 1955-1956 

Scope and Contents note

Scrapbook contains letters, publications, photos, bib and other ephemera from her freshman year at Bates. Includes detailed list of of rules for Haze Day (Coolie Capers).

Box

  Sinclaire, Betty (Class of 1953). 1949-1953   

Scope and Content Note

Scrapbook of pictures, programs and other items illustrating life at Bates during her college years. Includes extensive documentation of Mayoralty campaigns during those years.

  Slovenski, Walter (Coach). 1958-1999   

Scope and Content Note

Scrapbook of clippings, compiled by Slovenski's wife Ruth, documenting Bates track events and individuals. The bulk of the material is from 1958 to 1963. Includes numerous post-retirement clippings about Coach Slovenski.

  Solomon, Marshall (Class of 1952). 1948-1952   

Scope and Content Note

Scrapbook includes photos and clippings of his Bates years.

  Southey, Charles L. (Class of 1919). 1915-1919   

Scope and Content Note

Album of pictures, programs and other items illustrating life at Bates during his college years.

  Stanley, Richard J. (Class of 1924). 1920-1924   1.0 Boxes

Scope and Content Note

Embossed scrapbook detailing his years at Bates, and includes newspaper clippings, programs and brochures for various Bates activities, and photographs. Stanley was heavily involved in Bates athletics, and many of the photographs are of his Bates teammates and competitions. The beginning of the album contains numerous signatures and messages from various Bates students from the years 1920 to 1924.

  Stred, Priscilla Hatch (Class of 1955). 1951-1955   2.0 Boxes

Scope and Content Note

Album containing memorabilia illustrating her years at Bates including programs, newsclippings, and photographs documenting various events including Winter Carnival and Mayoralty. The second box contains inserts from the inside front cover of the album.

  Talbot, Philip John (Class of 1919). 1916-1919   

Scope and Content Note

Album of pictures, programs and other items mainly related to his college years at Bates.

  Temple, Norman J. (Class of 1944). 1946   

Scope and Content Note

Scrapbook of the debate tour through England and Scotland. Bates debaters Norman Temple and Edward Dunn participated in the tour.

  Webb, Philip (Class of 1917). 1913-1917   

Scope and Content Note

Album of pictures, programs and other items illustrating his college years at Bates.

  Webster, Donald C. (Class of 1941). ca. 1939-1941   

Scope and Content Note

Contains news clippings chronicling his athletic pursuits at Bates as a member of the baseball, track and basketball teams. Also includes a few clippings concerning his participation in a local baseball league.

  Willsey, Beverly Hayne (Class of 1955). 1951-1955   

Scope and Content Note

Programs, newsclippings and other memorabilia documenting her years at Bates.

  WRJR/WRBC Radio Station. 1963-1982   

Scope and Content Note

Contains news clippings related to the radio station.

  Untitled Scrapbook. 1906-1939   

Scope and Content Note

Contains news clippings on Bates athletics primarily from 1906-1912.

  Untitled Scrapbook. 1856-1898   

Scope and Content Note

Contains primarily clippings about the Civil War.

  Untitled Scrapbook. 1928-1930   

Scope and Content Note

Contains photographs of students, events and campus and local scenes. May have been created by Gordon McKey, a non-graduate of the class of 1932.