Bread Loaf School of English (Middlebury College)
Found in 25 Collections and/or Records:
Advancement SmugMug photographs, 2005-
Alone Together episode 8: Dick Clay, COVID-19 survivor, June 8, 2020
In this episode, Dick Clay, a student at the Bread Loaf School of English, shares his story of recovering from COVID-19. Dick discusses when the seriousness of the virus hit him, the "wilderness path to recovery," and how he will process this experience through writing.
Baer, Rosemary Faris (Class of 1934), June 3, 1994
1 interview with Rosemary Faris Baer, Middlebury College Class of 1934. During the interview, Baer discusses the French major; Professor Stephen Freeman; Depression; sororities and fraternities; Bread Loaf, student apathy; and the spiritual beauty of the country.
BLSE theatre director's scripts , 1933 - 1940
Includes dozens of director’s scripts from plays performed at the Bread Loaf School of English at the Bread Loaf Little Theatre in the 1930s and 1940s. The director's scripts include manuscript notes, play programs, costume and set drawings, and stage and lighting sketches/details.
Bread loaf eWeekly, 2021 June 20 - August 1
7 pdf files containing weekly e-newsletter produced by the Bread Loaf School of English during its virtual session in 2021.
Bread Loaf Printers Scrapbook, 1940-1942
This scrapbook comprises samples of print materials from Bread Loaf Printers, including programs for plays, lectures, and musical performances at the Bread Loaf School of English, greeting cards, and poetry. Filed with the scrapbook is a 1940 issue of the Graphic Arts Education Journal, which includes an article detailing the creation of a printing operation at Bread Loaf at the suggestion of Robert Frost.
Bread Loaf School of English photo album, 1920-1980s
Photograph album containing photographs of Bread Loaf School of English activies featuring students and faculty. The majority of the images are color copies of originals which are most likely from the Middlebury College News Bureau collection.
Clagett, John H. (faculty), May 6, 1986
Class of 1923 Allen Douglass Bliss scrapbook, 1915-1922
sport schedules; newspaper clippings; courses; programs; various forms; chemistry; letters; commencement.
Communications Image Relay photographs, circa 2015-
Cook, Lydia Juanita "Nita" (Class of 1926), September 28, 1993
Dorothy Blair Shimer scrapbook, 1941-1942
Scrapbook created by Dorothy Blair Shimer (then Dorothy Blair) between 1941 and 1942 when she was a student at the Bread Loaf School of English. The scrapbook includes photographs with handwritten notes.
Episode 1: Thump, Thump
Description from the MiddCast website: "To launch the Breadcast series, Alfredo Lujan, teacher, writer, and Bread Loaf Santa Fe’s Assistant to the Director, discusses and enacts the power of voice. He reminds us to tune our ears, to listen with all our senses, for a style, tone, and personality that work."
Episode 2: Say Yes to Pears, July 4, 2017
From the MiddCast website: "For the second episode of BreadCast, Brent Peters tells us, “When you have 50 pounds of pears and a strict lesson plan, pears go to waste.” In “Say Yes to Pears,” Brent gives us a teaching stance that supports “learning in season” so pears and student voices may be savored."
Freeman, Stephen (President, faculty), August 12, 1987
Gray Taylor scrapbook, 1935-1940
This scrapbook comprises primarily photographs from Taylor's tenure as a graduate student at the Bread Loaf School of English (BLSE). The photographs depict landscapes and buildings at the BLSE, as well as instructors and students. Human subjects are typically identified in writing. The scrapbook also includes printed poems, essays, and the texts of various lectures and sermons.
Gray Taylor scrapbook of plays, 1935-1940
This scrapbook, compiled by Gray Taylor, contains programs and photographs from plays and other performances at the Bread Loaf School of English between 1935 and 1940. Subjects of the photographs are identified in writing. The scrapbook includes two photographs from the 1939 performance of Robert Frost's poem "Snow."
The scrapbook also includes a collection of photographs of people and landscapes at the Bread Loaf School of English in 1935.
Marie Wendling scrapbook, 1930-1939
This scrapbook comprises photographs and other ephemera from Wendling's tenure as a graduate student at the Bread Loaf School of English. Composed primarily of photographs, the scrapbook also includes printed poems, graduation cards, newspaper clippings, a menu, and a greeting card, handwritten on birch bark. The scrapbook includes several photographs of Robert Frost, taken by Wendling.
Michael Armstrong Bread Loaf papers
Collection contains records produced by Bread Loaf School of English instructor Michael Armstrong between 1986 and 2015. Materials include class notes, student work (usually with extensive commentary by Armstrong), class journals, correspondence, lecture transcriptions, student course assessments, materials concerning teaching visits to Lawrence, Massachusetts, outreach materials, and published works.
Mills, Richard (Class of 1966), June 1, 1996
1 interview with Richard P. Mills, Middlebury College Class of 1966. During the interview, Mills discusses his undergraduate experience; the history major; Middlebury during the 1960s; his decision to attend Middlebury; academics; student social life; Bread Loaf; his career as an educator; how Middlebury has contributed to his career; Middlebury connections; changes at Middlebury; and the relationship between Middlebury College and the town of Middlebury, Vermont.
Photographic collection of the Bread Loaf School of English, Writers' Conference, campus and Vermont environs
Description provided with the collection: Here are photographs of Bread Loaf and its environs that span the time from 1870-1943. Bread Loaf gratefully accepts these photographs from Mr. and Mrs. Robert Sampson, Miss Pomeroy, Mark Wright, and especially Nita Cook. Paul Cubeta identified many photographs, and we thank him also. These photographs display our history.
Pierce, Lawrence J. (Class of 1921), June 1, 1996
Scrapbook of Plays, 1922-1956
Wilfred Edward Davison correspondence
This collection contains eight folders with correspondence between Wilfred Davison and different American writers and academics. There are 55 letters in total, dating from December 27th, 1920 to May 2nd, 1929.
Wyman West Parker scrapbook, 1921-1939
This scrapbook contains a collection of photographs from the Bread Loaf School of English, dated between 1921 and 1939. Subjects of photos are generally identified.
- Archival Object 22
- Collection 3
- Photographs 9
- Oral Histories 6
- Middlebury College -- Alumni and alumnae 5
- Middlebury College -- Faculty 4
- Theater 4
- Athletics 3
- Middlebury College -- Buildings 3
- Poems 3
- Poetry 3
- Programs 3
- World War, 1939-1945 3
- Alumni scrapbooks 2
- Class reunions 2
- Commencement ceremonies 2
- Foreign study 2
- Greeting cards 2
- Language Education -- French 2
- Middlebury College -- Women 2
- Newspaper clippings 2
- Ripton (Vt.) 2 + ∧ less