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1. UMass Dartmouth Historical Archives

 Record Group
Identifier: 1

Found in 133 Collections and/or Records:

Southeastern Massachusetts University special event programs, recordings and posters

 Collection
Identifier: URC-015
Scope and Contents The collection consists of audio reels and audiocassette tapes and some printed material, programs, lists, and posters for special events. Events documented include lecture series, conferences, speeches and ceremonies involving special guests, as well as building dedication ceremonies and administrative inaugurations. All events took place on the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth campus between 1966 and 1991. After 1991, when the campus was known as the University of Massachusetts...
Dates: 1966-

UMass Dartmouth commencement and baccalaureate service records

 Collection
Identifier: URC-017
Scope and Contents The bulk of the collection consists of commencement programs, minutes of the Commencement Committee, press files and audio and video tapes of the commencement. There are a few recordings of the Baccalaureate Service. There are a few invitations and tickets, as well as a small selection of speeches, mostly those by UMass Dartmouth presidents. There are some programs for baccalaureate services, but not a complete set. Since 1966, the Library’s Audio Visual Service has taped audio of...
Dates: 1903-2017

New Bedford Institute of Technology newspaper clippings

 Collection
Identifier: URC-018
Scope and Contents

the collection consists of photocopies of original newspaper clippings of articles about NBIT and its faculty, staff, students and alumni. The origin of each clipping is not recorded, however, most were from the New Bedford Standard Times. It is not know who compiled the collection. The originals were photocopied and discarded.

Dates: 1902-1964

Bradford Durfee Textile School student records

 Collection
Identifier: URC-019
Scope and Contents In these two oversize volumes are the academic records of students admitted between 1904 and 1914. Each entry includes date of admission, grades for each, of up to 3 years in attendance, date withdrawn or graduated, and comments. Volume one is a record of Day Students and Volume two is a record of Evening Students. Volume two contains an alphabetical name index in the front. After 1914 the school switched to another system of keeping student records, since only a few pages (7 and 18...
Dates: 1904 - 1914

Southeastern Massachusetts Technological Institute textile class registers

 Collection
Identifier: URC-020
Scope and Contents The collection consists of 236 attendance and grade registers maintained by instructors in textiles for both day and evening classes offered at the Institute between 1909 and 1968. Most registers are standard “Massachusetts School Registers” supplied by the state department of education. Instructors’ names are handwritten on the front, in most cases; some registers were shared by more than one instructor teaching the same class. Many registers cover the same course over several years. On...
Dates: 1909 - 1968

Southeastern Massachusetts Technological Institute faculty notes

 Collection
Identifier: URC-021
Scope and Contents The collection consists of loose lecture notes, both handwritten and typescript as well as notes bound together in standard issue textile design books (used by students) and in other bindings. The handwritten notes are presumed to be compiled by faculty for use in textile courses because of the lack of mistakes, and the fact that they are original handwriting. The typescript notes were probably handed out to students, since similar notes appear in books compiled by students (see URC 5). ...
Dates: 1895 - 1966

Southeastern Massachusetts Technological Institute textile sample scrapbooks

 Collection
Identifier: URC-022
Scope and Contents

Collection consists of bound scrapbooks of different shapes and sizes containing pasted in or bound in samples of fabrics collected from a number of manufacturers. Most samples are of cotton fabrics, using a variety of weave techniques. Some are identified, but most are not.

Dates: 1900 - 1960

Bradford Durfee Technical Institute newspaper clippings

 Collection
Identifier: URC-023
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of newspaper clippings, most from the Fall River Herald News, pertaining to Bradford Durfee Textile School and later iterations. The clippings from 1910 through February 1928 are pasted into scrapbooks and are very brittle. They should be handled with care. Clippings from February 1928 through 1948 are photocopies of the originals. The original scrapbooks for these years were presumably discarded. There is one gap in the records: 1914-1918.

Dates: 1910 – 1948

UMass Dartmouth, Office of Public Affairs records

 Collection
Identifier: URC-024
Scope and Contents The collection consists of press releases, newspaper articles, and scripts of television reports dealing with issues pertinent to the university. These include student activities, commencements, and politics that impacted the university. The collection is divided into 5 series: 1) Press releases; 2) Newspaper clippings; 3) Biographical and subject files; 4) Audiovisual productions; and 5) Publications. There are indexes for 1963-1987, which list article titles in chronological order. ...
Dates: 1963-2001