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Chase, Lot

Finding aid

Lot Chase Account Books, 1837-1848.

2 vols. (0.25 linear feet).
Call no.: MS 199

Mariner from Harwich, Massachusetts, who was involved in the cod and mackerel fishing industry in Barnstable County. Two account books include expenses, income, and final settlements with those involved with annual voyages of 1837 and 1848. They also contain lists of crew members and part owners, many of whom were members of the Chase family.

Subjects

  • Barnstable County (Mass.)--Economic conditions--19th century
  • Chase family
  • Cod fisheries--Massachusetts--Barnstable County--History
  • Fisheries--Massachusetts--Equipment and supplies--History
  • Fisheries--Massachusetts--Finance--History
  • Fishers--Massachusetts--History
  • Fishing--Economic aspects--Massachusetts
  • Harwich (Mass.)--History
  • Horace (Schooner)
  • Mackerel fisheries--Massachusetts--Barnstable County--History

Contributors

  • Chase, Lot
  • Chase, Nathaniel

Types of material

  • Account books

Collection policy

Frank Waugh's doves
Garden (white fan tailed doves in bird bath) by Frank Waugh, ca.1920

“… there must come vast social change in the United States; a change not violent, but by the will of the people certain and inexorable; carried out ‘with malice toward none but charity for all'; with meticulous justice to the rich and complete sympathy for the poor, the sick and the ignorant; with freedom and democracy for America, and on earth Peace, Good Will toward men.”

W.E.B. Du Bois, Chicago, June 29, 1951

In pursuit of our mission, the Department of Special Collections and University Archives collects materials of enduring historical and cultural value relating to four major thematic areas: the history and experience of social change in America; the histories and cultures of New England with an emphasis on Massachusetts; innovation and entrepreneurship; and the broad community associated with the University of Massachusetts Amherst. Our collections are highly integrated and span all formats, including personal papers and organizational records, books and periodicals, maps, photographs, audio and video recordings, and digital materials of all kinds.

Our approach to collecting

Echoing the philosophy of W.E.B. Du Bois, SCUA collects original materials that document the histories and experiences of social change in America and the organizational, intellectual, and individual ties that unite disparate struggles for social justice, human dignity, and equality. Our decision to adopt social change as a collecting focus emerged from considering one of Du Bois’s great insights: that the most fundamental issues in social justice are so deeply interconnected that no movement — and no solution to social ills — can succeed in isolation. Rather than focus on individual movements, we therefore focus on the connections between and among movements and the flow of people, organizations, and ideas, all in the hope of better representing the true histories of social engagement in America and laying the foundation for a deeper understanding of the experience of social change.

A related feature of SCUA’s approach to collecting is our commitment to documenting “whole lives and whole communities.” Rather than focus just on a person’s “significant” actions or ideas, our goal is to represent the person’s entire life in all its complexity: the person’s background, the events themselves, and the aftermath, as well as the range of colleagues and organizations engaged. Our goal is not to highlight simply the great achievements and great people, but to reveal the broad underpinnings of influences, interests, and organizations that shaped them and the communities in which they operated.

While not exhaustive, the following is a synopsis of the primary focal points for SCUA’s collections:

Social change

Emphasizing the cross-fertilization between social movements and centers of activist energy, SCUA collects materials from individuals and organizations involved in the struggles for peace and non-violence, social and racial justice, economic justice, agricultural reform, environmentalism, sustainability, alternative energy, organized labor, gay rights, disability rights, spiritual activism, antinuclear activism, and intentional communities. Our collections branch out to include anti-fluoridation activism, campaigns for voting rights and clean elections, community and charitable organizations, and the history of revolutionary-era Europe (1789-1848).

  • African and African American history and culture: The history of race and ethnicity in America, with particular emphasis on the struggle for racial equality and social justice.
  • Agriculture, horticulture, botany: Including agricultural science and practice, horticulture, animal husbandry, natural history, organic farming, sustainable living, and heritage breeds.
  • Antifluoridation movement: Including right-wing, left-wing, libertarian, popular, and scientific opposition to fluoridation of public water supplies.
  • Antinuclear movement: SCUA holds numerous collections documenting grassroots opposition to nuclear power and nuclear weaponry.
  • Arts management and arts administration:
    In partnership with the UMass Amherst Arts Extension Service, the National Endowment for the Arts, Americans for the Arts, and several other arts agencies, SCUA documents the history of arts administration in America. Collecting the records of state and national arts agencies, we will provide a foundation for research into the evolution of arts policy, strategies for supporting the arts, and the economic and cultural impact of the arts on our communities.
  • Cold War Culture: The culture of the Cold War, with an emphasis upon East Germany, Poland, and Yugoslavia. Among other areas, SCUA has a strong interest in the Solidarity movement and in partnership with the DEFA Film Library, in East German cinema and graphic arts.
  • Disability: Organizational records and collections of personal papers documenting the history of disability and disability rights in the United States.
  • Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgender issues: Materials relating to the history and experience of the LGBTQ community and liberation struggles.
  • Labor, work, and industry: Organized labor, industrialization, manufacturing, business history, and the experience and culture of labor and working people.
  • Peace: Materials relating to the peace and antiwar movements and non-violence, with an emphasis on New England.

Innovation and entrepreneurship

SCUA collects materials that document innovative and entrepreneurial activities and particularly social entrepreneurship. Representative collections in SCUA include the papers of Mark H. McCormack (a pioneer in sport and entertainment marketing), Carl C. Harris (inventor and President of Rodney Hunt Co.), and numerous collections that document our region’s distinctive history of innovation in manufacturing and technology.

New England history and culture

The social, political, cultural, intellectual, literary, and economic life, with an emphasis upon western New England. The department houses thousands of books on New England cookery, with a particular emphasis on charitable and community cookbooks and cookbooks and ephemera published by corporations and the food industry.

  • Cookery and culinary history
    SCUA has thousands of cookbooks and other materials on New England regional cuisine, including community and charitable cookbooks, commercial cookbooks by New England authors, corporate cookbooks, and culinary ephemera.
  • Literature and the arts
    Emphasizing poets and writers, playwrights, and the performing arts in New England.
  • Politics and political culture
    SCUA has rich collections documenting the history and politics of the Commonwealth, including the papers of Congressmen Silvio O. Conte and John Olver, State Senator Stanley Rosenberg, and State Representative John Clark; and the records of the Hampshire Council of Governments and several individual towns.

University Archives interests

Serving as the memory of the University of Massachusetts Amherst, the University Archives collects, preserves, and makes available official and non-official records documenting the people, policies, programs, facilities, and activities of the campus community, including its administration, departments and programs, faculty, and staff. The Archives avidly collects materials that reflect the lives and experiences of its students and alumni and that reflect our history as one of the Commonwealth’s two land grant institutions.

Other areas

SCUA has developed depth in a handful of other collecting areas, including:

  • American Study of Japan and Asia
    American relations with Japan from the Meiji period to the present, and connections with China and other Asian countries.
  • Gravestone studies and death
    Materials relating to the history, culture, preservation, and interpretation of gravestones and related subjects.
  • Protistology
    Records of the scholarly study of the protista (protozoans).

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EAP Update (Employee Assistance Program Newsletter) (1980-1986)
RG-30/15/5
Early American Literature (1966-1983)
RG-25/E3/00
Early Campus Planning (1864-1933)
RG-6/15/1
Early Childhood Education, Center for
RG-13/4/10
see also Early Childhood Education, Center for (1967-1977) RG-13/3/19/2
East Asian Collection and Reference Library
RG-25/A8/2
East European Studies
see Soviet and East European Studies (Program and Committee) RG-25/S7.5
Echoes (1985-1987)
RG-25/E1/00
Eco Latino
see The Massachusetts Daily Collegian RG-45/00/C6
Economic Development
see Chancellor’s Working Group for Economic Development RG-4/9
Center for Economic Development RG-12/12
University Center for Economic Development (1977) RG-6/4/14/2
Vice Chancellor for Research, Graduate Education and Economic Development (1993- ) RG-9/1
Office of Economic Development RG-4/15
Economic Development, Working Group on RG-4/15/1
Economic Development, Center for (School of Management)
RG-12/12
see also University Center for Economic Development RG-6/4/14/2
Economic Development, Chancellors Working Group for
see Chancellors Working Group for Economic Development (Steering Committee) RG-4/9
see also Economic Development, Working Group on RG-4/15/1
Economic Development, Office of
see Office of Economic Development RG-4/15
Economic Development, Vice Chancellor for Research, Graduate Education and
see Vice Chancellor for Research, and Dean of Graduate Studies RG-9/1
Economic Development, Working Group on
RG-4/15/1
Economic Report, Massachusetts Business and
see Massachusetts Business and Economic Report (1974-1986) RG-12/3/B8
Economic Research, Center for, Business and
see Business and Economic Research, Center for RG-12/3
Economics Department
RG-25/E1
Economics Department — Economic Graduate Student Organization (EGSO)
RG-25/E1/3
Economics Graduate Student Organization (EGSO)
see Economics Department — Economics Graduate Student Organization (EGSO) RG-25/E1/3
Economics Progress Report on Research, Agricultural and Food
see Food and Resource Economics, Department of — Agricultural and Food Economics
Progress Report on Research (Department Series) RG-25/F45
Ecuador Project
see International Education, Center for RG-13/3/19/5
ECUM
see Ecumenical Council at the University of Massachusetts (ECUM) (1978) RG-30/11/3
Ecumenical Council at the University of Massachusetts (ECUM) (1978) RG-30/11/3

Editorial Services (University Relations and Development)
RG-39/7
Education, ad hoc Committee on General (Faculty Senate, 1981- )
RG-40/2/A3
Education, Cooperative
see Cooperative Education, Office for RG-11/31/1
Education for a Changing World (School of Education)
RG-13/3/19/7
Education Policy Research & Administration, Dept. of (School of Education) (1993- )
RG-13/5/1
Education Project
RG-13/4/10
see Math/Science/Technology Education/Project (MSTEP) (Instructional Leadership Division) RG-13/4/10
Education Resource Center, Community
see Community Education Resource Center (CERC) RG-13/4/3/2
Education, School of
see School of Education RG-13
see also School of Education Committee, Review Committee (1970-1971, 1975) RG-40/2/A3
Education, Students United for Public
see Students United for Public Education (SUPE) RG-45/40/S7.5
Educational Alternatives (Everywomans Center)
RG-7/2/2/1
Educational Liaison Project (1977)
RG-40/2/E3
Educational Management Studies, Center for
see Center for Educational Management Studies (CEMS) (1975-1977) RG-4/3/2/1
Educational Planning and Management Cluster (School of Education)
RG-13/3/17
Educational Policies Council
RG-40/2/A1.1
Educational Policy, Faculty and
see Faculty and Educational Policy Committee (Student Senate) RG-45/7/F3
Educational Policy, Research and Administration, Division of (EPRA) (School of Education)
RG-13/4/2
Educational Policy Studies Cluster (School of Education)
RG-13/3/19
Educational Policy Task Force (1974)
RG-40/2/E3.5
Educational Research, Center for (School of Education)
RG-13/3/17/1
Educational Research, Center for — Technical Reports (1969-1973)
RG-13/3/17/1
Educational Research, Student Center for
see Student Center for Educational Research and Advocacy (SCERA) RG-45/10
Educational Talent Search Program (1991- )
RG-30/4/2
Educational Television, UMass
see UMass Educational Television (UMET) RG-13/1/3
Edward Everett Literary Society (1870-1876)
RG-45/40/E3
EEMC
see Environmental Education and Management Center (EEMC) RG-25/E7.5
Effluent (1970-1976)
RG-45/80/C6
EGSO
see Economics Department — Economics Graduate Student Organization (EGSO) RG-25/E1/3
El Salvador, University of
see University of El Salvador (UES) RG-60/3
Elderhostle (Arts Extension Service)
RG-7/5
Election Committee (Faculty Senate, 1961-1970)
RG-40/2/A3
Electrical and Computer Engineering
RG-25/E2
Electrical and Computer Engineering Technical Reports (1974-1979)
RG-25/E2/00
Electrical Engineering Department
see Electrical and Computer Engineering, Department of RG-25/E2
Ellis Drive (Physical Plant) (1939)
RG-36/50/E4
Emcee, The (1993- ) (Mullins Center)
RG-36/101
Emergency Advisory Committee (Faculty Senate, 1969-1971)
RG-40/2/A3
Employee Assistance Program (EPA)
RG-30/15/5
Employee Assistance Program Newsletter
see EAP Update RG-30/15/5
Employment (Official Committee) (1910-1928)
RG-40/2/E4
Employment Opportunities (1981- )
RG-35/2
Endowments
see Healy Endowment/Public Service Fund RG-9/2/4
Energy Alternatives Program
see Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Department — Energy Alternatives Program RG-25/M6/3
Energy Conservation Committee (1974)
RG-6/15/5
Energy Crisis
see Planning Office RG-6/15/4
Energy Education Center
RG-7/10
see also Office to Coordinate Energy Research and Education RG-10/5
Energy Research and Education, Office to Coordinate
see Office to Coordinate Energy Research and Education RG-10/5
see also Energy Education Center RG-7/10
Energy Research and Education, Office to Coordinate
see Office to Coordinate Energy Research and Education RG-10/5
Engineering
see Civil Engineering Department RG-25/C4
Engineering Alumni Association
see City, Regional, and Other Special Alumni Associations — Engineering Alumni Association RG-50/5
Engineering Center, Materials Research Science and
see Materials Research Science and Engineering Center (MRSEC) RG-25/M4.5
Engineering, Chemical
see Chemical Engineering RG-25/C2
Engineering, Civil
see Civil Engineering RG-25/C4
Engineering Computer Services User Community, A Newsletter for
RG-14/00
Engineering Education, Office of Extended
see Extended Engineering Education, Office of (College of Engineering) RG-14/5
Engineering, Electrical
see Electrical and Computer Engineering, Department of RG-25/E2
Engineering Faculty Women’s Club (1949-1964)
RG-40/7/3
Engineering Journal (College of Engineering) (1957-1970)
RG-14/00
Engineering News (1983-1993)
RG-50/5
Note: Sponsored by the Engineering Alumni Association and the School of Engineering
Engineering Program Newsletter, Minority
see Minority Engineering Program Newsletter (College of Engineering) RG-14/00
Engineering Program, Polymer Science and
see Polymer Science and Engineering Program
Engineering Research Institute
see Research Institute (College of Engineering) RG-14/4
Engineering Research Institute Technical Reports
see Research Institute Technical Reports (College of Engineering) RG-14/4
Engineering, School of
see College of Engineering RG-14
Engineering Wives (1965-1975)
see Engineering Faculty Women’s Club (Engineering Wives) (1949-1975) RG-40/7/3
English as a Second Language ( ?-1986)
RG-11/7
see also Counseling and Academic Development Center RG-11/8
English Department
RG-25/E3
English Department — Folklore
RG-25/E3
English Department — Journalism
RG-25/E3
English Department — Oxford, UMass Summer School at
RG-25/E3/3
English Department Weekly Bulletin (1975-1983)
RG-25/E3/00
English Literary Renaissance (1971- )
RG-25/E3/00
English Speaking Caribbean Society (2001- )
RG-45/40/E3
Enrollment, Dean for, Assistant Vice Chancellor
Vice Chancellor/Dean for Enrollment, Assistant (1994- ) RG-30/1/5
Enrollment, Degrees, Courses, Curriculum
RG-1/206
see also Enrollment Statistics RG-4/3
Enrollment Services, Assistant Vice Chancellor for
see Assistant Vice Chancellor/Dean for Enrollment Services (1994- ) RG-30/1/5
Entomology Department
RG-25/E4
Entomology Newsletter (1992-1995)
RG-25/E4/00
Entomology — Natural History Museum
RG-25/E4/3
Entrance Committee (1908-1936)
RG-40/2/E5
Envhort
see Environmental Horticultural Club (Envhort) (1997- ) RG-45/40/E5
Environmental Action
see Coalition for Environmental Quality (CEQ) RG-45/80/C6
see also Effluent (1970-1975) RG-45/80/C6
Environmental Behavior Research Center (1977-1981)
RG-6/4/14/4
Environmental Education and Management Center (EEMC)
RG-25/E7.5
see also Environmental Quality, Technical Guidance Center for RG-25/E7
Environmental Engineering Program
see Civil Engineering Department — Environmental Engineering Program RG-25/C4
Environmental Engineering Program Reports (1970-1984)
RG-25/C4/00
Environmental Health and Safety
RG-30/15/4
Environmental Health and Safety News (1977- )
RG-30/15/4
Environmental Horticultural Club (Envhort) (1997- )
RG-45/40/E5
Environmental Institute, The
see The Environmental Institute (TEI) (1970- ) RG-6/4/14
Environmental Policy Studies, Center for
see The Environmental Institute (TEI) RG-6/4/14
Environmental Public Health Center, Northeast Regional
see Northeast Regional Environmental Public Health Center RG-17/1/1
Environmental Quality, Technical Guidance Center for
RG-25/E7
see also Environmental Education and Management Center (EEMC) RG-25/E7.5
Environmental Quality, Technical Guidance Center for — TGC Bulletin
see TGC Bulletin (1969-1978) RG-25/E7/00
Environmental Resource Coordinating Committee (1993- )
RG-40/2/E7
Environmental Sciences, Department of
RG-25/E8
EPA
see Employee Assistance Program (EPA) RG-30/15/5
EPRA
Educational Policy, Research and Administration, Division of (EPRA) RG-13/4/2
Equal Education, Center for (School of Education)
RG-13/3/23/2.5
see also Horace Mann Bond Center for Equal Education RG-13/4/10
Equal Education in Massachusetts: A Chronicle (1979-1984)
see Horace Mann Bond Center for Equal Education RG-13/4/10
Equal Opportunity and Diversity Office
see Affirmative Action Office RG-4/7
Equestrian Club
see Equestrian Drill Team (1989- ) RG-45/40/E6
Equestrian Drill Team (Equestrian Club) (1989- )
RG-45/40/E6
Equestrian, Mens
see Sports-Mens Equestrian (1989- ) RG-18/2
Equestrian, Womens
see Sports-Womens Equestrian (1996) RG-18/2
Equine Center Council
see Veterinary and Animal Science — Equine Center Council RG-25/V2/3
Equipment Match (Research and Graduate Studies)
RG-9/4/6
Equity and Excellence (1986-1992)
RG-13/00
Ergonomic Newsletter (1995- )
RG-30/15/4
Escort Service (1992- )
RG-45/40/E7
see also Allied Students Against Prejudice (ASAP) (1992- ) RG-45/40/A4
Et Al (Library Newsletter) (1999- )
RG-8/00/E8
Eta Kappa Nu (Honor Society)
RG-45/60/E4
Eta Sigma Delta (Honor Society)
RG-45/60/E4.5
Eta Sigma Phi (Honor Society)
RG-45/60/E4.55
Ethnic Studies, sub Committee on
see Foreign and International Studies Council (FISC) (Faculty Senate, 1967- ) RG-40/2/A3
European Area Studies Program
see Western European Area Studies (Program and Committee) RG-25/W3
European Club (1991-1994)
RG-45/40/E8
see also Hellenic Student Association (1982-1991) RG-45/40/H4
Evaluation Research, Laboratory of
see Psychometric and Evaluation Research, Laboratory of RG-13/3/23/3.1
Events Calendar
see Weekly Bulletinsand University Bulletins RG-5/00/3
Events Office (Campus Center) (1996- )
RG-37/4
Events Photographs
see Activities and Events, Miscellaneous (Photographs) RG-145/3
Everett Literary Society, Edward
see Edward Everett Literary Society RG-45/40/E3
Everywoman’s Center
RG-7/2
see also Women’s Studies Program RG-25/W5
Everywoman’s Center Administration and Finance
RG-7/2/1
Everywoman’s Center Newsletter (1972-1978)
RG-7/2/00/N3
see also Chomo-Uri (1974-1979) RG-7/2/00/C3
Everywoman’s Center Programs and Services
RG-7/2/2
Everywoman’s Center Publications
RG-7/2/00
see also Chomo-Uri (Everywomans Center) (1974-1979) RG-7/2/00/C3
Everywoman’s Center Newsletter (1972-1978) RG-7/2/00/N3
Everywomans Center, Resource and Referral
RG-7/2/2/3
Environmental Horticultural Club (Envhort) (1997- )
RG-45/40/E5
Environmental Institute, The
see The Environmental Institute (TEI) RG-6/4/14
Exchange Programs
RG-30/8
Exchange Teachers
see Salary Scale for Exchange Teachers, Four-College, Committee on (Faculty Senate, 1964) RG-40/2/A3
Excitement (1993)
RG-18/2
Executive Bulletin
see Weekly; University; and Executive Bulletins RG-5/00/3
Executive Committee, Chancellors
see Chancellors Executive Committee RG-4/13
Executive Structure, ad hoc Committee on (Faculty Senate, 1967-1968)
RG-40/2/A3
Executive Student Senate — Student Government Association (SGA)
RG-45/1/1
Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost (Individual by Date) (1953- )
RG-6/1
Exercise Science Department
RG-25/E9
Exhibits (Art Gallery)
RG-11/15
Exhibits (Library)
RG-8/3/13
Exit, The (1968)
RG-45/00/E4
Expanding Horizons
see Arts Extension Service RG-7/5
Experiential Education, Center for
see University Year for Action (UYA) RG-6/4/4
Experiment Station, Cranberry
see Cranberry Experiment Station RG-15/15
Experiment Station (Hatch Station, 1888- )
RG-15/2.2
Experiment Station (Hatch Station, 1888- ) — Annual Report (1888-1960)
RG-15/2.2
Experiment Station (Hatch Station, 1888- ) — Bulletin (1888- )
RG-15/2.2
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Experiment Station (Hatch Station, 1888- ) — Circular (1907-1927 )
RG-15/2.2
Experiment Station (Hatch Station, 1888- ) — Contributions (1924-1950)
RG-15/2.2
Experiment Station (Hatch Station, 1888- ) — Control Series Bulletin (1914-1973)
RG-15/2.2
Experiment Station (Hatch Station, 1888- ) — Findings: A Progress Report (1974-1975)
RG-15/2.2
Experiment Station (Hatch Station, 1888- ) — Meteorological Series Bulletin (1889-1966)
RG-15/2.2
Experiment Station (Hatch Station, 1888- ) — Monograph Series (1967)
RG-15/2.2
Experiment Station (Hatch Station, 1888- ) — Progress Report (1962-1966)
RG-15/2.2
Experiment Station (Hatch Station, 1888- ) — Research in Review (1952, 1956)
RG-15/2.2
Experiment Station (Hatch Station, 1888- ) — Special Bulletins (1889-1907, 1919)
RG-15/2.2
Experiment Station (Hatch Station, 1888- ) — Technical Bulletin (1903-1928)
RG-15/2.2
Experiment Station (State Station, 1882-1995)
RG-15/2.1
Experiment Station (State Station, 1882-1995) — Annual Report (1883-1891)
RG-15/2.1
Experiment Station (State Station, 1882-1895) — Board of Control (1888, 1893, 1894)
RG-15/2.1
Experiment Station (State Station, 1882-1995) — Bulletin (1888-1895)
RG-15/2.1
Experiment Stations
RG-15/2 (see UMass Library Catalog for holdings)
see also Experiment Station — Hatch Station (1888- ) RG-15/2.2
Experiment Station — State Station (1882-1895) RG-15/2.1
Extended Engineering Education, Office of (College of Engineering)
RG-14/5
Extension Council (Faculty Senate, 1977-1981)
RG-40/2/A3
Extension Service, Agricultural (microfilm)
see UMass Library Catalog for holdings
Extension Service, Cooperative
RG-15/8
Extension Service, Cooperative — Agronomy Digest (1982-1993)
RG-15/00
Extension Service, Cooperative — Announcement (1916-1919)
RG-15/8
Extension Service, Cooperative — Annual Report (1909-1946,1951)
RG-15/8
Extension Service, Cooperative — Beef and Sheep Highlights (1947-1975)
RG-15/8
Extension Service, Cooperative — Boys and Girls Series (1916-1918)
RG-15/8
Extension Service, Cooperative — Circular (1916- )
RG-15/8
Extension Service, Cooperative — Extension Bulletin (1914-1920)
RG-15/8
Extension Service, Cooperative — Extension Service News (1918-1925)
RG-15/8
see also Extension Service, Cooperative — Massachusetts Extension Service News (1918-1923) RG-15/8
Extension Service, Cooperative — Spot-Light for Extension Workers (1927-1930) RG-15/8
Extension Service, Cooperative — News (1986-1989) RG-15/8
Extension Service, Cooperative — Facts for Farmers (1910-1916)
RG-15/8
Extension Service, Cooperative — Family Outlook (1950-1952)
RG-15/8
Extension Service, Cooperative — Farm and Home Days/Week (1910-1947)
RG-15/8
Extension Service, Cooperative — Farm Economic Facts (1928-1959)
RG-15/8
Extension Service, Cooperative — Farm Management Series ( 1939-1943)
RG-15/8
Extension Service, Cooperative — Featheredfax (1930-1970)
RG-15/8
Extension Service, Cooperative — Floralert (1989- )
RG-15/8
Extension Service, Cooperative — Floral Notes (1989- )
RG-15/8
Extension Service, Cooperative — Food Management Leaflet (1957-1968)
RG-15/8
Extension Service, Cooperative — Fruit and Vegetable Marketing (1948-1954)
RG-15/8
Extension Service, Cooperative — Fruit Notes (1936- )
RG-15/8
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Extension Service, Cooperative — Garden Clippings (1982- )
RG-15/8
Extension Service, Cooperative — Gleam (1934-1951)
RG-15/8
Extension Service, Cooperative — Herb, Spice, and Medicinal Plant Digest (1983- )
RG-15/8
Extension Service, Cooperative — Home Economics Leader (1934-1935)
RG-15/8
Extension Service, Cooperative — Hort Notes (1990- )
RG-15/8
Extension Service, Cooperative — Junior Extension Service (1919-1937)
RG-15/8
Extension Service, Cooperative — Land Use Notes (1979)
RG-15/8
Extension Service, Cooperative — Leaflet (1978- )
RG-15/8
Extension Service, Cooperative — Library Leaflet (1913-1930)
RG-15/8
Extension Service, Cooperative — Massachusetts Agricultural Review (1926-1931)
RG-15/8
Extension Service, Cooperative — Massachusetts. Bulletin for Farm Women (1915-1916)
RG-15/8
Extension Service, Cooperative — Massachusetts Dairy Digest (1936-1983)
RG-15/8
Extension Service, Cooperative — Mass. Extension Service News (1918-1923)
RG-15/8
Extension Service, Cooperative — Newsletter (1913-1920, 1971, 1974, 1976)
RG-15/8
Extension Service, Cooperative — Pest Control Guide for Commercial Growers in Mass. & Connecticut (1936, 1971-1979)
RG-15/8
Extension Service, Cooperative — Pointers for Pork Profits (1949-1974)
RG-15/8
Extension Service, Cooperative — Program Hints (1934-1946)
RG-15/8
Extension Service, Cooperative — Publications, New Series (1967- )
RG-15/8
Extension Service, Cooperative — Publications, Original Series (1930- )
RG-15/8
Extension Service, Cooperative — Publications, SP Series (1977- )
RG-15/8
Extension Service, Cooperative — Recipe Service (1927)
RG-15/8
Extension Service, Cooperative — Resources and Environment Management (1983-1993)
RG-15/8
Extension Service, Cooperative — Sheep Shearing
see Extension Service, Cooperative — Beef and Sheep Highlights (1947-1975) RG-15/8
Extension Service, Cooperative — Soil Auger (1940-1956)
RG-15/8
Extension Service, Cooperative — SP Series (1977-1986)
RG-15/8
Extension Service, Cooperative — Special Circular (1929-)
RG-15/8
Extension Service, Cooperative — Special [News] Letter (1915-1918)
RG-15/8
Extension Service, Cooperative — Spot-Light (1927-1930, 1948-1955)
RG-15/8
Extension Service, Cooperative — Transmitter (1953-1955)
RG-15/8
Extension Service, Cooperative — Valley Grower (1956)
RG-15/8
Extension Service, Cooperative — Vegetable News and Notes (1964-1969)
RG-15/8
Extension Service, Cooperative — Veterinary Abstracts (1978)
RG-15/8

Construyamos Juntos

Construyamos Juntos Collection, 1986.

1 box (1.5 linear feet).
Call no.: PH 052
Parrot in Nicaragua
Parrot in Nicaragua

In May 1985, a group of activists in Western Massachusetts opposed to the interventionist U.S. foreign policy of the Reagan era formed a construction brigade to assist with basic human needs and express solidarity with the people of Central America. Modeled on the Venceremos Brigade, Construyamos Juntos, Building Peace of Nicaragua, raised over $20,000 for construction supplies in addition to funds for individual travel. Between January and March 1986, the 17 activists joined a smaller brigade from West Virginia in constructing the Carlos Armin Gonzales elementary school in San Pedro de Lovago. During their first month in Nicaragua, they witnessed a Contra assault on the town that left one assailant dead and two residents of the town wounded.

This exhibit includes 55 mounted images and 99 35mm slides taken during the brigade’s time in Nicaragua, documenting the brigade’s construction work and providing a valuable visual record of life in Nicaragua during the Contra war. Used in public talks about Contruyamos Juntos, the collection includes exhibit labels that explain the purpose and activity of the brigade, the history of Nicaragua, and the Contra attack in January 1986.

Subjects

  • Nicaragua--History--1979-1990

Types of material

  • Photographs

Conte, Silvio O. (Silvio Oltavio), 1921-1991

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Silvio O. Conte Papers, 1950-1991.

389 boxes (583.5 linear feet).
Call no.: MS 371

Massachusetts State Senator for the Berkshire District, 1950-1958, and representative for Massachusetts’s First District in the United States Congress for 17 terms, 1959-1991, where he made significant contributions in the areas of health and human services, the environment, education, energy, transportation, and small business.

Spanning four decades and eight presidents, the papers offer an extraordinary perspective on the major social, economic, and cultural changes experienced by the American people. Includes correspondence, speeches, press releases, bill files, his voting record, committee files, scrapbooks, travel files, audio-visual materials and over 5,000 photographs and slides.

Subjects

  • Massachusetts--Politics and government--1951-
  • Massachusetts. Senate
  • United States--Politics and government--20th century
  • United States. Congress. House

Contributors

  • Conte, Silvio O. (Silvio Oltavio), 1921-1991

Types of material

  • Photographs
  • Scrapbooks
  • Sound recordings

Coon, John H.

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John H. Coon Ledger, 1862-1873.

1 vol. (0.1 linear feet).
Call no.: MS 230 bd

Owner of a general store and a farmer in Sheffield, Massachusetts. Ledger includes lists of customers, the goods that they purchased, and how they paid (cash and exchange of goods or services).

Subjects

  • Arnold, Emmons
  • Crippen, Frank
  • Croslear, Aaron, Mrs
  • Curtiss, Ira
  • General stores--Massachusetts--Sheffield
  • Noteware, Frank
  • Sheffield (Mass.)--Economic conditions
  • Tuttle, Leonard

Contributors

  • Coon, John H

Types of material

  • Account books

Delevingne, Lionel

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Lionel Delevingne Photograph Collection, ca.1975-1995.

2 boxes (1 linear feet).
Call no.: PH 047
Joan of Seabrook
Joan of Seabrook

Born and raised in France, the photojournalist Lionel Delevingne studied education at l’Ecole Normale in Paris, but settled permanently in the United States in 1975. Based at first in Northampton, Mass., he became a prolific photographer of American social movements while working for the Valley Advocate and other publications, covering the early years of the Clamshell Alliance and the antinuclear movement in considerable depth. His work has been exhibited frequently and published widely in the mainstream and alternative press, including the New York Times, Le Figaro Magazine, Die Zeit, Newsweek, Washington Post Magazine, Mother Jones, and Vanity Fair.

The Delevingne collection includes remarkable visual documentation of the antinuclear movement of the 1970s and beyond, including some of the its most iconic images. Beginning with coverage of the Seabrook occupation, Delevingne covered the movement as it spread throughout the northeastern U.S. and internationally. The collection includes exhibition prints, prints for publication, and digitized images ranging in date from the mid-1970s through 1990s. Copyright in the images has been retained by Delevingne.

Subjects

  • Antinuclear movement--United States
  • Clamshell Alliance
  • Photojournalists
  • Seabrook Nuclear Power Plant (N.H.)

Contributors

  • Delevingne, Lionel

Types of material

  • Photographs

Enfield (Mass.)

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Enfield (Mass.) Collection, 1800-1939.

8 boxes (4 linear feet).
Call no.: MS 010
Birdseye view of Enfield, ca.1915
Birdseye view of Enfield, ca.1915

Situated at the confluence of the east and west branches of the Swift River in western Massachusetts, Enfield was the largest and southernmost of the four towns inundated in 1939 to create the Quabbin Reservoir. Incorporated as a town in 1816, Enfield was relatively prosperous in the nineteenth century on an economy based on agriculture and small-scale manufacturing, reaching a population of just over 1,000 by 1837. After thirty years of seeking a suitably large and reliable water supply for Boston, the state designated the Swift River Valley as the site for a new reservoir and with its population relocated, Enfield was officially disincorporated on April 28, 1938.

The records of the town of Enfield, Mass., document nearly the entire history of the largest of four towns inundated to create the Quabbin Reservoir. The core of the collection consists of records of town meetings and of the activities of the town Selectmen, 1804-1938, but there are substantial records for the Enfield Congregational Church. The School Committee, Overseers of the Poor, the town Library Association, and groups such as the local chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution and the Bethel Masonic Lodge.

Subjects

  • Enfield (Mass.)--History
  • Enfield (Mass.)--Politics and government
  • Enfield (Mass.)--Religious life and customs
  • Enfield (Mass.)--Social life and customs
  • Quabbin Reservoir Region (Mass.)--History
  • Quabbin Reservoir Region (Mass.)--Social life and customs
  • Women--Societies and clubs

Contributors

  • Daughters of the American Revolution. Captain Joseph Hooker Chapter (Enfield, Mass.)
  • Enfield (Mass. : Town)
  • Enfield (Mass. : Town). Overseers of the Poor
  • Enfield (Mass. : Town). Prudential Committee
  • Enfield (Mass. : Town). School Committee
  • Enfield Congregational Church (Enfield, Mass.)
  • Enfield Congregational Church (Enfield, Mass.). Women's Auxiliary
  • Enfield Congregational Church (Enfield, Mass.). Women's Missionary Society

Types of material

  • Account books
  • Church records
  • Photographs
  • Sermons

Foucher, Lynnette E.

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Lynnette E. Foucher Cookbook Collection, 1902-2000.

429 items (8 linear feet).
Call no.: MS 684
1929 cookbook
1929 cookbook

Assembled by Lynnette E. Foucher, this collection consists chiefly of cookbooks produced by food companies between the 1920s-1970s. These cookbooks reflect the changing role of women in the home as well as new food trends and innovative technology. Taken together, the collection offers a glimpse into the way meal preparation changed in the U.S. during the second half of the twentieth century and how this change transformed the way we eat today.

Subjects

  • Convenience foods--United States--History--20th century
  • Cooking, American--History--20th century
  • Cooking--Social aspects
  • Diet--United States--History
  • Food--Social aspects
  • Women consumers--United States--History
  • Women in advertising--United States--History

Contributors

  • Foucher, Lynette E

Types of material

  • Cookbooks

George H. Gilbert & Company

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George H. Gilbert Co. Records, 1842-1931.

26 boxes, 126 vols. (36 linear feet).
Call no.: MS 096

In 1841, George H. Gilbert and Charles A. Stevens formed a partnership to manufacture broadcloth and cloaking in Ware, Massachusetts. Ten years later, the partnership dissolved and each partner carried a part of the business into separate establishments. The newly formed George H. Gilbert Company continued making high-grade woolen flannels, for which it developed a national reputation, until 1930.

Records, consisting of correspondence, financial records and cash books, construction contracts, sales lists, production records, and sample books, document the operation of Gilbert and Stevens and later the Gilbert Company for almost a century. The labor accounts (1851-1930), document the phases of the varying ethnic composition of the workforce — Irish, French-Canadian, and eventually Polish — well as the family orientation of the mills.

Subjects

  • Textile industry--Massachusetts
  • Ware (Mass.)--History

Contributors

  • George H. Gilbert and Co

Types of material

  • Account books
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