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Amherst College Archives and Special Collections

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Frost Library
A-Level
61 Quadrangle
Amherst, MA 01002

Description:

Archives and Special Collections houses Amherst College's rare books, literary manuscripts, recorded information of unique value, and materials that document the college and its history. Archives & Special Collections holds more than 80,000 printed volumes and 11,000 linear feet of manuscript material that cover a wide range of subjects.

Categories: Calvin Coolidge,

Collections:
Grace Coolidge Letters, 1921-1930
John C. Coolidge to Mrs. Adelaide Robb, 22 April 1924
Morrow Papers, Series 1, 1900-1931
Burges Johnson Papers, 1894-1948
Coolidge Letters and Speeches, 1894-1931

Note that this is an incomplete collections list. Please contact the organization directly for the most current information about their holdings.


Grace Coolidge Letters, 1921-1930

Coolidge, Grace. Holographs signed (6) to Frank W. Stearns ([4] p. on 2 ℓ. ; [10] p. on 6 ℓ. (3 s.) ; [4] p. on 2 ℓ. ; [2] p. on 1 ℓ., with env. ; 4 p. on 4 s.) and Foster Stearns ([3] p. on 2 ℓ.), and typescript signed to Edward Stern ([1] p.). Chiefly social, with occasional remarks on the state of Calvin Coolidge's health.

 

https://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/7110231

Size
7 items

Presidential content includes:

- Calvin Coolidge

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John C. Coolidge to Mrs. Adelaide Robb, 22 April 1924

Coolidge, John C. (John Calvin), 1845-1926.Holograph signed. Transmits a letter written by Calvin Coolidge while at Amherst.

 

http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/7095513

Size
1 page

Presidential content includes:

- Calvin Coolidge

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Morrow Papers, Series 1, 1900-1931

Morrow papers, series I : Business Affairs and Public Activities Files, 1900-1931. Morrow, Dwight W. (Dwight Whitney), 1873-1931. Includes extensive correspondence, memoranda and reports. Morrow's professional, public service, and personal activities as a lawyer, international financier, statesman, public servant, and board member are documented. The series best documents Morrow's work as partner at J.P. Morgan & Co. Major correspondents include: Hiram Bingham, Calvin Coolidge, Thomas Cochran, Paul D. Cravath, T. Coleman DuPont, Walter E. Edge, Will H. Hays, Frank B. Kellogg, Arthur Bliss Lane, Walter Lippmann, Thomas W. Lamont, George Rublee, Sir Arthur Salter, A.H. Springer, Frank W. Stearns, Henry L. Stimson, Harlan Fiske Stone, and Owen D. Young. Additional correspondents include representatives of: J.P. Morgan & Co., National Republican Party, Russell Sage Foundation, Simpson, Thacher & Bartlett, and the Smithsonian Institution. Finding aid available in the repository and on the Internet.

 

http://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/22805814

Size
45 linear feet

Presidential content includes:

- Calvin Coolidge

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Burges Johnson Papers, 1894-1948

Johnson, Burges, 1877-1963. Burges Johnson (1877-1963) (AC 1899) was an editor, publisher writer of popular literature and college professor. He also wrote extensively on curriculum development in higher education. He taught at Vassar College (1915-1926), Syracuse University (1926-1935) and Union College (1935-1944). Contains letters to Burges Johnson primarily from 20th century literary and political individuals, including Gelett Burgess, Margaret Deland, Dorothy Canfield Fisher, Orson Lowell, H.L. Mencken, Channing Pollock, Julian Street and George W. Wickersham. There are also letters to Johnson on the subject of good writing and the teaching of English composition in American colleges written in reply to a query by Johnson in 1932. There are letters from Charles Evans Hughes and a letter from Grover Cleveland to Everett P. Wheeler.

 

https://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/52218868

Size
.5 linear feet

Presidential content includes:

- Grover Cleveland

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Coolidge Letters and Speeches, 1894-1931

Coolidge, Calvin, 1872-1933. Several letters and speeches written by the Coolidge.

 

Letter from Amherst, Massachuessts to Mrs. J.C. Coolidge, Plymouth, Vermont, dated May 13, 1894.

https://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/7110262

 

Letter to Martha Genung Stearns, Boston, Massachusetts, dated May 17, 1915.

https://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/7110236

 

Letter to Robert S. Fletcher, Amherst, Massachusetts, dated September 26, 1915. Solicits support in his campaign for Lieut. Governor.

https://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/7110260

 

Speech at Tremont Temple, Boston, Mass, November 3, 1917. Holograph, accompanied by typescript transcription (3 p.), corrected galley proof ([1] p. ; 2 copies), and a letter (typescript signed)--from Frank W. Stearns, 1928 July 25, to Foster Stearns ([1] p. on 2 ℓ.), transmitting the speech. Published in Coolidge's H̲a̲v̲e̲ f̲a̲i̲t̲h̲ i̲n̲ M̲a̲s̲s̲a̲c̲h̲u̲s̲e̲t̲t̲s̲, 1919. Campaign speech for lieut. governorship.

https://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/7123377

 

Letter to Foster Stearns, New York, New York, dated June 24, 1921 from Washington, D.C.

https://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/7110242

 

Letter to R.S. Fletcher, Amherst, Massachusetts, dated March 19, 1929 from Northampton, Massachusetts. Requests information on the 1892 football season of Amherst College.

https://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/7110244

 

Letter to Harry deForest Smith, Amherst, Massachusetts, dated August 22, 1930 from Northampton, Massachusetts.

https://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/7110256

 

Letter to Frank W. Stearns, Boston, Massachusetts, dated September 2, 1931 from Northampton, Massachusetts.

https://beta.worldcat.org/archivegrid/collection/data/7110240

Presidential content includes:

- Calvin Coolidge

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