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Chemistry -- Study and teaching

Subject Source: Library Of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 10 Collections and/or Records:

Bliss, Eleanor (Class of 1959, staff), June 2, 1994

Identifier: MOH85
Scope and Contents

1 interview with Eleanor S. (Bliss) Heurtley, Class of 1959, by Natalie Norman. During the interview, Heurtley discusses the chemistry major; family legacy; women at college; sororities; the relationship between Middlebury College and the town of Middlebury, Vermont; political passivity; the status of women; single parenting; alumni activities; and changes at the College.

Dates: June 2, 1994

Class of 1915 Clotilda Hayes scrapbook, 1911-1915

 Item — Box 1
Identifier: A9
Scope and Contents

A scrapbook marked with the college logo and seal, compiled by Clotilda Hayes, class of 1915. It contains ephemera and realia ranging from menus, sports and theater programs, room decorations, letters, Christmas cards, chemistry class notes, dance cards, Halloween decorations, and some small photographs.

Dates: 1911-1915

Class of 1923 Allen Douglass Bliss scrapbook, 1927-1929

 Item — Box 75
Identifier: Scrapbooks
Scope and Contents

newspaper clippings; receipts; letters + correspondence; New England flood of 1927; chemistry; performing arts programs; Alpha Chi Sigma; Harvard University; various forms.

Dates: 1927-1929

Class of 1923 Allen Douglass Bliss scrapbook, 1915-1922

 Item — Box 83
Identifier: A9
Scope and Contents

sport schedules; newspaper clippings; courses; programs; various forms; chemistry; letters; commencement.

Dates: 1915-1922

Class of 1946 William C. Percival scrapbook, 1946

 Item — Box 81
Identifier: Scrapbooks
Scope and Contents

Winter-time activities; nature; Theta Chi fraternity; friends; mountain club hikes; Chateau waitresses picnic; chemistry class; Winter carnival; performing arts programs; Kake Walk; sports rosters; Middlebury Campus articles; sports calendar; wedding invitations; commencement.

Dates: 1946

Coggeshall, Almy (Class of 1940), June 2, 1995

Identifier: MOH99
Scope and Contents

1 interview with Almy Coggeshall, Middlebury College Class of 1940, by Joice Pangalila at Coggeshall's 55th reunion. Coggeshall discussed why he chose Middlebury College; fraternities; social activities; Mountain Club; camping trips; Middlebury Campus; Hepburn dormitory; chemistry; reunion; male and female relations on campus; restrictions on women; Dean of Women, Eleanor Ross; Sudetenland crisis; his writing tutor; and his life's work.

Dates: June 2, 1995

Gleason, Robert (Class of 1954, faculty), August 10, 1995

Identifier: MOH109
Scope and Contents 2 audio cassette tapes containing interview with Robert W. Gleason, Middlebury College Class of 1954 and Professor of Chemistry, conducted by Allison Kirk. Gleason discusses college counseling; how he got the job; Painter hall; Warner science hall; Physics department; gender segregation at Middlebury; fraternities; Alpha sigma psi; social structure; fraternities discrimination; sororities; faculty relations; open faculty student relations; student activities; deciding his career in medicine;...
Dates: August 10, 1995

Harnest, Grant Hopkins (faculty), March 18, 1986

Identifier: MOH36
Scope and Contents 1 interview with Grant Hopkins Harnest, Middlebury College Professor of Chemistry. Harnest discusses getting a masters in Chemistry at Middlebury; changes in the Chemistry faculty in the 40's; salaries for professors; being an assisting professor; tenure; trustees; building homes; President Bates; how much time he spent with the students; new faculty; administration faculty relations; balancing research and teaching; buying equipment; President Stratton; Stratton's financial priorities; lack...
Dates: March 18, 1986

Pool, Edwin L. (faculty), February 21, 1989

Identifier: MOH56
Scope and Contents 1 interview with Edwin L. Pool, Middlebury College Professor of Chemistry. From 18:00 to 29:00 minutes static and additional static throughout tape. Pool discusses how he got a position at Middlebury; Professor Voter; slow growth of Middlebury; facilities; low salaries; designing the science center; Chemistry department; 4 1 4 program; relations within the chemistry department; 1st generation college students; student faculty relations; distribution requirements; biology; the hippie...
Dates: February 21, 1989

Virginia Lyons '59, bulk: 1955-1959

Identifier: S7.III
Scope and Contents The collection of Virginia ("Ginny') contains academic coursework, notes, exams, etc. Topics of study included are English, Drama, Contemporary Civilizations, Anthropology, Sociology, Chemistry, Physics, Biology, Zoology, German, and Mathematics. She also included correspondence, schedules, and content from her first year on campus. One such letter is from her first-year roommate, Hester C. Lewis; another is an invitation to the President's Reception; a third is correspondence...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1955-1959