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The collection contains letters, documents, and photographs of Merriam and his family, especially the post-Civil War period.
The collection contains correspondence to artists, actors, and literary figures in the United States and Britain from the 1880s to 1914, several published manuscripts, a few miscellaneous program documents, and many photographs.
The Connolly Collection contains the writings and personal library of James Brendan Connolly (1868-1957), an Irish-American author, athlete, politician, and correspondent.
This collection includes correspondence, manuscripts, and first publications of James Carpenter. The bulk of the collection consits of notes about art, correspondence, and rough drafts of his manuscripts. The collection also contains a few photogrpahs and a few personal items of James Carpenter.
Collection contains correspondence to other British literary figures, 2 publisher statements to Violet Paget, and a published article on Anatole France's visit to England.
The collection contains correspondence from and to Masefield, dated 1899-1960 and undated; manuscripts and published materials, music using the poet's words, and materials about the poet.
Materials by or about Smith or Colby College, as well as materials about a few other institutions.
This collection includes correspondence, manuscripts, and first publications of the writer Kate Douglas Wiggin. The bulk of the collection consists of letters written by Wiggin to various correspondents between 1890 and 1922. The collection also contains manuscript items of varying length, clippings, published writings, and a few photographic prints.
The collection contains clippings, correspondence, two diaries, published and unpublished manuscripts, a memorial exhibit document, two portrait paintings (William Dean Howells, Edwin Arlington Robinson) and photograph items.
The collection contains materials by and about Louise Helen Coburn, including correspondence regarding the coeducation debate at Colby College, and original poetry written by Coburn.
The collection includes correspondence, manuscripts, and first publications of Maine writer, Margaret Wade Deland. The bulk of the collection consists of letters written by Deland to various correspondents between 1884 and 1944. The collection also contains manuscript items of varying length, clippings, published writings, and a few photographic prints.
The Low Collection contains various materials gathered about Mary Low Carver, the first woman to graduate from Colby College in 1875. Low was active in protesting the formation of a separate women's division at Colby in the 1890's.
This collection includes correspondence,coursework, biographical information and account books of Minerva E. Leland. The bulk of the collection consists of letters written by Leland to various correspondents btween 1867 and 1905. The collection also contains materials belonging to friends and relatives of Leland, such as letters and account books.
The collection contains correspondence from the 1880s and one undated manuscript.
Collection contains correspondence (some tipped into poetry volumes) to American literary figures in late nineteenth to early twentieth century and one typed manuscript.
This collection includes correspondence (primarily written between 1879-1908) and manuscripts by 19th-century Maine writer Sarah Orne Jewett.
The collection contains correspondence from 1880s-1920s and two published articles on Thomas Hardy, one from 1896 and the other from 1927.
The collection contains correspondence and other materials that document Aldrich's life and work, primarily dating from the 1870s to the early 1900s.
The collection contains personal correspondence from V. Sackville-West to Grace Mountcastle Martin between 1947-1961.
The collection comprises letters, scrapbooks, and manuscript items by Waldo Peirce, an American painter, bohemian, and expatriate born in Bangor, Maine.
The collection contains correspondence to some family members and intellectual colleagues dated from 1860s to approximately 1910, clippings from 1935-1941, and photographs.
- Colby College Special Collections 45
- Colby College Archives 43
- Photographs 22
- Poetry 20
- Letters 19
- Newspaper clippings 17
- Colby College -- Alumni and alumnae 14
- Colby College 13
- Manuscripts 13
- Colby College. College Archives 11
- Maine 9
- Fine Arts 8
- Military and War 7
- United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865. 7
- Education 6
- Literature -- History and criticism 6
- Waterville (Me.) 6
- American Literature -- Women Authors 5
- American poetry -- 20th century 5
- Colby College -- History -- 19th Century -- Correspondence 5
- Education of women -- History 4
- Social Life and Customs 4 + ∧ less
- English 87
- Multiple languages 1
- Paget, Violet, 1856-1935 8
- Johnson, Robert Underwood, 1853-1937 7
- Lee, Vernon, 1856-1935 7
- Perry, Thomas Sargeant, 1845-1928 7
- Stedman, Edmund Clarence, 1833-1908 7
- Perry, Lilla Cabot, 1848-1933 6
- Allen, Elizabeth Akers, 1832-1911 5
- Lee-Hamilton, Eugene, 1845-1907 5
- Howells, William Dean, 1837-1920 4
- Jewett, Sarah Orne, 1849-1909 4
- Marriner, Ernest Cummings, 1891-1983 4
- Robinson, Edwin Arlington, 1869-1935 4
- Willis, Irene Cooper, flourished 1920s-1930s 4
- Alden, Henry Mills, 1836-1919 3
- Berenson, Bernard, 1865-1959 3
- Bixler, Julius Seelye, 1894-1985 3
- Cary, Richard, 1909-1990 3
- Connolly, James B. (James Brendan), 1868-1957 3
- Deland, Margaret , 1857-1945 3
- Dyer, Richard Nye, 1918-1993 3 + ∧ less
Special Collections & Archives (SC&A), located in Miller Library, is the college’s repository for historically and culturally -significant materials, including the college archives. Our fabulous materials range in date from the 12th to the 21st centuries and represent a wide range of formats. We fully support Colby’s academic program and innovative pedagogies through aspirational collection development, faculty and student engagement, teaching and exhibition.