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Mary E. Bachelder Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SMC-022
Scope and Contents Mary E. Bachelder Papers contains a note titled "A Reminiscence of School Life" written by Mary E. Bachelder on June 14th, 1872. The letter describes her life at Wheaton Seminary and recounts her arrival and first year at the Seminary. Also included is Mary's Composition No. 5, "What shall be our Motto?," of which Miss Parker, her teacher, wrote "What a horrid thing" and gave her a mark of 10. The final part of her correspondence is a letter addressed to her mother on February 1873. The letter...
Dates: 1872-1873

Mary J. Bailey Lincoln (Mary Johnson Bailey) Biographical Information

 Collection
Identifier: SMC-016
Abstract Mary J. Lincoln's biographical information includes various biographies, family newsletters, and information about her relatives Jane Eliza Woodbury and Mary E. Bailey.
Dates: 1838-1996; 1982 - 1996

Mary Lyon Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MC-002
Abstract The Mary Lyon papers focuses on Mary Lyon's correspondence and memory. The papers contain numerous speeches and articles about Mary Lyon's lasting influence on education and her role in the creation of Wheaton College and Mount Holoyoke College. The materials span the years 1834 to 2003. Materials include letters, speeches, articles, newspaper clippings, and photographs.
Dates: 1834-2003

Sarah A. Jarvis Correspondence

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Identifier: SMC-007
Scope and Contents

This collection is comprised of typescript copies of Sarah A. Jarvis' correspondence. It contains twenty letters between Sarah, friends, and family, while she was a student at Wheaton Female Seminary, 1843. The collection also contains forty letters between Sally, friends, and family concerning family affairs, 1843 -1850. A color photograph of Sarah A. Jarvis' portrait in included.

Dates: 1843-1850

Sarah and Anna Kempton Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SMC-008
Abstract The collection contains two letters written by Sarah and Anna Kempton, as well as Sarah's drawing book, and black lace mitts. The letters are dated 1844.
Dates: 1844

Sterling Alam Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MC-027
Abstract The collection consists of 5 cartons of lecture notes from his years as a professor, political and personal correspondences, research materials, and general information from his interests in gerontology, human rights, and communes. Numerous magazines, reports, books, and newspaper articles have been retained, although many were removed from the collection. In addition, Alam collected political buttons, political cartoons, and comics, from which a sample was taken.
Dates: 1950-2009; 1960 - 1990

Susan Hayes Ward Papers

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Identifier: SMC-012
Scope and Contents Susan Hayes Ward's collection includes poems, songs and papers. Her Christmas greeting entitled “The Royal Guest” and the song “Fair Wheaton for the 75th Anniversary” are both part of Susan Ward's collection. Poems written by Susan for A Wheaton Month are: “First Day;” “Fifth Day;” “Seventeenth Day;” “Twentieth Day;” and “Twenty-sixth Day.” Also parts of her collection are sections from Susan’s copy book, 1854-57 and a copy of the winter term role book, 1854-55. Biographical information on...
Dates: 1854-1985; 1854 - 1918

Wheaton Family Collection

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Identifier: MC-001
Abstract The Wheaton Family Collection covers the years 1721-2009. The bulk of the collection relates to the years 1779-1905. The collection shows the activities of an affluent family in the small town of Norton, MA. Laban Morey Wheaton and Eliza Baylies Chapin Wheaton were both active in the community, and established Wheaton Female Seminary. Eliza Baylies Chapin Wheaton contributed a great deal to the town of Norton by helping to renovate the Trinitarian Congregational Church and building the...
Dates: 1721-1994; 1779 - 1905

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Laban Wheaton, Judge, 1754-1846 (Founder of Wheaton Female Seminary) 2
Mary Lyon, 1797-1849 (American women's educator) 2
Samuel Austin Chapin, 1811-1890 (Wheaton Trustee, 1890) 2
Samuel Valentine Cole, Rev. Dr., 1851-1925 (Wheaton President, 1897-1925) 2
Wheaton Seminary (Norton, MA) 2
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Aldrich, Annie Florence Freeman (Attended Wheaton 1871-1876) 1
Briggs, Walter A., Judge (Attleboro, MA, judge) 1
Cabot, Emeline W. Richards (Attended Wheaton 1851-1853) 1
Curtis, Azubah Gay Capen (Class of 1868) 1
Dahlen, Alice Washburn 1
Dix, Dorothea Lynde, 1802-1887 (American author and activist) 1
Fenstemacher, Beryl Proctor (Class of 1926) 1
Fenstemacher, William "Bill" 1
Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879 (American abolitionist, journalist, and social reformer) 1
Highland House. Highland (NC) 1
Highlands, NC 1
Jessie Leland Hunt Foster (Class of 1899) 1
John Greenleaf Whittier, 1807-1892 (American poet & abolitionist) 1
Kempton, Anna B. (Attended Wheaton 1842-1844) 1
Kimball, Frederick M. 1
Laban Morey Wheaton, 1796-1865 (Founder of Wheaton Female Seminary) 1
Lawson, Charles L. , Col. (Transcribed Sarah Jarvis letters) 1
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 (President of the United States) 1
Lydia J. Dorman (Attended Wheaton 1851-1853) 1
Mary Abigail Chapin Smith (Mary Abigail "Abbie") (Class of 1873) 1
Mary Adela James Allen (Attended Wheaton 1857-1859) 1
Mary Eastman Bachelder (Class of 1873) 1
Mary Johnson Bailey Lincoln (Class of 1864) 1
McMahon, Edward (Professor) 1
Mount Holyoke College 1
Norton. (Mass) 1
Paine, Harriet E. (Harriet Eliza), 1845-1910 (Class of 1862, author) 1
Park, William E., 1909-1987 (Pres. of Simmons College) 1
Paul Jaspersohn, Mrs. 1
Peter H. Odegard, 1901-1966 (Professor) 1
Raymond B. Allen, Dr., 1902-1986 (Univ. of Washington President) 1
Robert Cantwell (Biographer) 1
Robert Frost, 1874-1963 (Poet) 1
Santa Clara (CA.) 1
Sarah "Sally" Amelia Jarvis Whited (Attended Wheaton 1842-43) 1
Sarah Kempton Parker (Attended Wheaton 1842-1844) 1
Spieseke, Alice Winifred, Miss, 1899-1991 1
Sterling Alam (Donor & MS. coll. creator) 1
Stoddard, Elizabeth Drew Barstow, 1823-1902 (Attended Wheaton 1840-1841, Amer. poet & novelist) 1
Strong, Elizabeth "Eliza" Frances Wheaton, 1795-1834 (Wheaton Female Seminary founded in her memory) 1
Susan Hayes, 1838-1924 Ward (Attended Wheaton 1853-1855) 1
Taylor, Ann Katherine Kittredge (Attended Wheaton 1852-1854) 1
Thomas Woodrow Wilson, 1856-1924 (President of the U.S.) 1
Towle, Eunice Makepeace, c. 1806-1894 (Portrait painter) 1
Trinitarian Congregational Church (Norton, MA) 1
Wading River Manufacturing & Canal Company (founded 1837) 1
Wheaton College. Office of the President (Norton, MA) 1
Wheaton Female Seminary (Norton, MA) 1
Wheaton Manufacturing Co. 1
Wheaton, Eliza Baylies Chapin, 1809-1905 (Founder of Wheaton Female Seminary) 1
Wheaton, Fanny Morey, 1764-1849 (Wheaton Seminary founder) 1
Wheaton, George, Dr., 1728-1803 (Father of Judge Laban Wheaton) 1
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