Finding Aid for the William Metz papers, 1933-1937 | MC122

Summary Information

Repository
Edmund S. Muskie Archives and Special Collections Library
Title
William Metz papers
ID
MC122
Date
1933-1937
Extent
0.5 Linear feet
Language
English
Abstract
Collection contains written assignments and exams for various subjects; debate notes and speeches as well as programs and resource material; rank cards; assorted Bates ephemera; material concerning the Student Council and Politics Club and resource material for the Christian Association.

Preferred Citation

William Metz papers, Edmund S. Muskie Archives and Special Collections Library, Bates College

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Historical note

William DeWitt Metz graduated Phi Beta Kappa from Bates in 1937 with a degree in history. During his college years he participated in debate, served on the Student Council and was a member of the Politics Club. During his senior year he served as class president and as president of the Christian Association.

He earned a doctorate from the University of Wisconsin and joined the University of Rhode Island history department, serving as chair from 1962-1968. He retired in 1982

Scope and Contents note

Collection contains written assignments and exams for various subjects; debate notes and speeches as well as programs and resource material; rank cards; assorted receipts, tickets, invitations and other Bates ephemera; material concerning the Student Council and Politics Club and resource material for the Christian Association.

Arrangement note

Arranged alphabetically by folder 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.

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