Board of Trustees Records 1836-2004


Board of Trustees Records 1836-2004

Records dating from 1836-2004 consist of minutes and agenda, by-laws, correspondence, reports, policy statements, financial records, subject files, statistics, newspaper articles, press releases, biographical material about Board of Trustees members, and an audio cassette documenting the activities of the Board, which is responsible for monitoring the overall welfare of Mount Holyoke College.

86 boxes; (41.5 linear ft.)


SNAC Resource ID: 6322085

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David Bicknell Truman, a political scientist and college and university administrator, was born on June 1, 1913, in Evanston, Illinois to Malcolm George Truman and Jane Mackintosh Truman. He graduated from Evanston High School in 1931 and attended Amherst College, graduating with a B.A. degree in 1935. He received his M.A. (1936) and Ph.D. (1939) in political science from the University of Chicago. On February 4, 1939 he married Elinor Jane Griffenhagen. They had a son, Edwin Malcolm Truman. Aft...

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