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).--Clippings and ephemera illustrating her life at Bates during her college years. 1919-1923   

  Bates College Football.--Album about Bates footbal including the Glass Bowl game held in Toledo, Ohio on Dec. 7, 1946. 1946-1953   

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

Carpenter, Roland J. (Class of 1922).--News clippings, programs, photographs, and memorabilia of various activities chronicling his years at Bates. 1919-1922 

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  Channell, Ralph and Channell, Bertha Besse (Class of 1901).--News clippings of various Bates College activities and events. 1897-1899   

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

  Clement, Ray A. (Class of 1912).--Album contains newsclippings, photographs, programs and assorted ephemera from his years at Bates College. 1908-1912   

Crockett, Adelina (Class of 1910).--Album contains programs, news clippings, letters and other ephemera from her years at Lisbon Falls High School and Bates College. 1902-1910 

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  Cummings, Mary Audley (Class of 1912).--Album of pictures, programs and other items illustrating life at Bates during her college years. 1908-1912   

Davis, Emily Christine (Class of 1907).--Contains newsclippings and assorted programs primarily from her senior year of college. 1906-1907 

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  Davis, Etta Hale (Class of 1915).--Album of pictures, programs, and other memorabilia illustrating her college life at Bates. 1911-1915   

  Downing, Ethel E. (Class of 1912).--Album of pictures, programs, and newspaper clippings illustrating life at Bates during her college years. 1908-1912   

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

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

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

  Foster, Sarah (Class of 1962).--Albums contain clippings and ephemera illustrating life at Bates during her college years. 1958-1962   2.0 volumes

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

  Fulton, Ruth Coan (Class of 1936).--Albums of pictures, programs, and other memorabilia of her years at Bates. 1932-1936   2.0 volumes

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

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

  Hall, Myrta Alice (Class of 1910).--Album covering her college years at Bates. 1907-1910   

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

  Hartshorn, William Henry (Class of 1886, Faculty).--Mainly newspaper clippings of Bates events and a scrapbook of clippings on his lectures; compiled by Hartshorn. 1899-1926   3.0 volumes

  Hayes, Arrolyn (Class of 1949).--Scrapbook of her college days, including photographs, ephemera, and clippings. 1945-1949   

  Hayes, Georgianna Colby (Class of 1922).--Album of pictures, programs and other items illustrating life at Bates during her college years. 1918-1922   

  Holmes, Alice Frost (Class of 1904).--Contains clippings and programs, mainly from her freshman year at Bates. 1900-1904   

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

  Howard, Stanley E. (Class of 1910).--Album of pictures, programs, and other items illustrating life at Bates during his college years. 1906-1910   

  Jayne, Janice (Class of 1942).--Album containing clippings, programs and assorted ephemera from her junior year at Bates. 1941   

  Kelley, Thomas Francis (Class of 1922).--Scrapbook of pictures and news clippings related to his years as a football player and referee. 1920-1979   

  Kirby, Verna Brackett (Class of 1934).--Album of pictures, programs, and other items illustrating life at Bates during her college years. 1930-1934   

  Kirby, Vincent John (Class of 1933).--Album of pictures, programs, and other items illustrating life at Bates during his college years. 1929-1933   

  Kirk, Geneva (Class of 1937).--Scrapbook kept during her college years. Includes clippings and ephemera. 1933-1937   

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

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

  Larocque, Anne (Class of 1954).--Contains pictures, programs, and other items illustrating life at Bates during her college years. 1950-1954   

  Leavitt, Ruth Goss (Class of 1941).--Scrapbook of her college years, including newspaper clippings and ephemera. 1937-1941   

Lidstone, Izetta E. (Class of 1922).--News clippings, programs, photographs and other memorabilia of various activities from her years at Bates. 1919-1922 

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  McGlauflin, Flora Marjorie (Class of 1929).--Album of pictures, programs and other items illustrating life at Bates during her college years. 1925-1929   

  Magoon, Charles Alden (Class of 1910).--Album of pictures, programs and other items illustrating life at Bates during his college years. 1906-1910   

  Mayoralty Scrapbook.--Scrapbook on Mayoralty campaigns compiled by Mario LaMonaco for the 50th reunion of the class of 1954. 1951-1954   

  Mayoralty Scrapbook.--Scrapbook on Mayoralty campaigns containing photographs, programs and news clippings compiled by Beecher Watson, son of H. Kirk Watson '56. 1953-1955   

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

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

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

  Million Dollar Fund.--News clippings documenting various events held to benefit the College's first million dollar campaign. 1922-1927   

  Mills, Elmer H. (Class of 1917).--Album of pictures, programs and other items illustrating life at Bates during his college years. 1913-1917   

  Mixer, Martha Virginia (Class of 1922).--Album of pictures, programs and other items illustrating life at Bates during her college years. 1918-1922   

  Morris, Albert Schwerdtle (Class of 1941).--Album of primarily newspaper clippings documenting life at Bates. Includes many clippings about the track and field team, in which he participated. 1937-1941   

Morse, Elizabeth (Class of 1946).--Scrapbooks contain news clippings, programs, freshman bib and other memorabilia from her years at Bates. 1942-1947   2.0 volumes

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  Moulton, Louisa (Class of 1911).--Scrapbook of pictures, programs and other items illustrating life at Bates during her college years. 1907-1911   

  Neal, Josephine Bicknell (Class of 1901).--Scrapbook of news clippings and reviews about and publications by Neal, who was a physician. 1929-1940   

Page, Margaret Edith (Class of 1925).--Scrapbook containing identified photographs, correspondence, course essays, news clippings, programs and assorted ephemera documenting her freshman year at Bates; many of the items also have annotations. 1921-1922 

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

  Pert, Minnie Warren (Class of 1910).--Scrapbook covering her college years. 1908-1910   

  Pinkham, Martha Grace (Class of 1888).--Notebook of programs and other items relating to her life at Bates during her college years. 1885-1888   

  Play Productions.--Contains mostly photographs and a few news clippings of various play productions. ca. 1914-1937   

Randolph, Dorothy (Class of 1935).--Album contains programs, letters, newsclippings, publications and assorted ephemera from her college years at Bates. 1931-1935 

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  Reynolds, Thomas Hedley (President).--Scrapbooks of news clippings documenting his years as Bates College president. 1966-1984   3.0 volumes

  Rideout, Edith May (Class of 1915).--Scrapbook of pictures, programs and other items illustrating life at Bates during her college years. 1911-1915   

  Rideout, Florence Annie (Class of 1912).--Scrapbook of pictures, programs and other items illustrating life at Bates during her college years. 1908-1912   

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

  Sawyer, Beatrice Burr (Class of 1918).--Album of pictures, programs and other items illustrating life at Bates during her college years. 1914-1918   

  Schaeffer, Lavinia (Faculty).--Scrapbook of material relating to productions of the Robinson Players. Includes programs, pictures and letters from former cast and production staff members. 1938-1972   

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

Seavey, Jane (Class of 1942).--Several scrapbook pages containing programs, freshman bib and other ephemera documenting her one year at Bates. 1938-1939 

Seavey, John S. (Class of 1915).--Scrapbook contains photographs, news clippings, telegrams, programs and other memorabilia documenting his college years. 1911-1915 

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  Sinclaire, Betty (Class of 1953).--Scrapbook of pictures, programs and other items illustrating life at Bates during her college years. Includes extensive documentation of Mayoralty campaigns during those years. 1949-1953   

  Slovenski, Walter (Coach).--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. 1958-1999   

  Solomon, Marshall (Class of 1952).--Scrapbook includes photos and clippings of his Bates years. 1948-1952   

  Southey, Charles L. (Class of 1919).--Album of pictures, programs and other items illustrating life at Bates during his college years. 1915-1919   

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

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

  Talbot, Philip John (Class of 1919).--Album of pictures, programs and other items mainly related to his college years at Bates. 1916-1919   

  Temple, Norman J. (Class of 1944).--Scrapbook of the debate tour through England and Scotland. Bates debaters Norman Temple and Edward Dunn participated in the tour. 1946   

  Webb, Philip (Class of 1917).--Album of pictures, programs and other items illustrating his college years at Bates. 1913-1917   

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

  Willsey, Beverly Hayne (Class of 1955).--Programs, newsclippings and other memorabilia documenting her years at Bates. 1951-1955   

  WRJR/WRBC Radio Station.--Contains news clippings related to the radio station. 1963-1982   

  Untitled Scrapbook.--Contains news clippings on Bates athletics primarily from 1906-1912. 1906-1939   

  Untitled Scrapbook.--Contains primarily clippings about the Civil War. 1856-1898   

  Untitled Scrapbook.--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. 1928-1930