The Sophia Smith Collection, Smith College’s internationally recognized collection of women’s history manuscripts turns 75 this year. As part of our celebration, throughout the year we will post short pieces about this remarkable collection—its history, collections, staff, users, etc.
Your stories, contributions, memories in any format we can share from this site are welcome. Please contact Maida Goodwin firstname.lastname@example.org about participating.
The following story-in-polaroids appeared in our staff lounge after a box went (temporarily) AWOL in the summer of 1998. It was the creation of the summer team of student assistants, Crystal Daugherty ‘98, Christine Hanna ‘98, and Amanda Izzo ‘99, who took great pleasure in teasing us old ladies. Continue reading “Box on the run”