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Lecture Records, 1880-[ongoing]

Lectures, General : Printed Materials, 1880-
2 linear feet.

Catalog Number:3.33.1.1



Series Description:
Includes detailed lecture announcements for inaugural lectures of various College chairs, posters advertising lectures held on campus, and a program for the Appalachian Symposium held in honor of Arthur Hussey's retirement. Also includes texts of some lectures including the 1964 lecture (at the First Parish Church, Brunswick) by Martin Luther King Jr. for the Bowdoin College Spring Issues Conference; the 1996 Harrison King McCann Professorship of the English Language Inaugural Lecture by Franklin G. Burroughs Jr. and the 1995 William D. Shipman Research Professorship of Economics Inaugural Lecture by A. Myrick Freeman III.

Arrangement: Arranged chronologically.

Restrictions: Some restrictions on copying. Check individual folders.


Kenneth V. Santagata Memorial Lecture Records : Audiovisual Recordings and Printed Materials,
0.25 linear feet

Catalog Number:3.33.2



Series Description:
The Kenneth V. Santagata Memorial Fund was established, in 1982, by family and friends of Kenneth V. Santagata, Bowdoin Class of 1973. This fund is used to support one lecture each semester, rotating in the arts, humanities, and social sciences, with lecturers to be recognized authorities in their respective fields, to present new, novel, or non-conventional approaches to the designated topic. Materials include audio and video recordings of lectures, flyers and posters advertising lectures and some lecture texts.

Arrangement: Arranged chronologically.

Restrictions:None.


Kenneth V. Santagata Memorial Lecture : Audiovisual Recordings, 1988-

Catalog Number:3.33.2.1



Series Description:
Campus recordings of lectures sponsored by the Kenneth V. Santagata Memorial Fund.

Arrangement: Arranged chronologically.

Restrictions: None.


Kenneth V. Santagata Memorial Lecture : Printed Materials, 1984-

Catalog Number:3.33.2.2



Series Description:
Materials include announcements and posters advertising lectures, and some lecture texts.

Arrangement: Arranged chronologically.

Restrictions:None.


Harry Spindel Memorial Lectureship : Audiovisual Recordings and Printed Materials,
0.50 linear feet and recordings.

Catalog Number:3.33.3



Series Description:
Established in 1977 by the gift of Rosalyne Spindel Bernstein, Honorary 1997, and Summer Thurman Bernstein in memory of her father, Harry Spindel, as a lasting testimony to his lifelong devotion to Jewish Learning, this fund is used to support annual lectures in Judaic studies or contemporary Jewish affairs. Materials include flyers, tickets, programs and posters advertising lectures, as well as some lecture texts, and recordings (audio and video) of some lectures.

Arrangement: Arranged chronologically.

Restrictions: None.


Harry Spindel Memorial Lectureship : Audiovisual Recordings, 1985-

Catalog Number:3.33.3.1



Series Description
Includes campus recordings of lectures sponsored by the Harry Spindel Lectureship Fund. Topics are wide-ranging and reflect aspects of Jewish culture, history, politics, religion and identity.

Arrangement: Arranged chronologically.

Restrictions: None.


Harry Spindel Memorial Lectureship : Printed Materials, 1979-
0.50 linear ft.

Catalog Number:3.33.3.2



Series Description:
Correspondence, memorandums, and draft schedules from files of Spindel Memorial Lectureship Committee Chairs, as well as flyers, tickets and posters advertising lectures, and some lecture texts.

Arrangement: Arranged chronologically.

Restrictions: None.


Tallman Lectures : Audiovisual Recordings and Printed Materials,
0.50 linear feet.

Catalog Number:3.33.4



Series Description:
The Tallman Lecture Fund was established in 1928 by Frank G. Tallman, A.M.H'35, as a memorial to the Bowdoin members of his family. The fund is used to support a series of lectures. Printed materials include announcements, invitations, posters and lecture text. Audio and video tapes of specific lectures are available in the College Archives Audio-Visual Collection.

Arrangement: Arranged chronologically.

Restrictions:None.


Tallman Lectures : Audiovisual Recordings, 1970-

Catalog Number:3.33.4.1



Series Description:
Includes campus recordings of lectures sponsored by the Tallman Lecture Fund.

Arrangement: Arranged chronologically.

Restrictions: None.


Tallman Lectures : Printed Materials, 1949-

Catalog Number:3.33.4.2



Series Description:
Announcements, invitations, posters, and lecture text for Tallman lectures.

Arrangement: Arranged Chronologically.

Restrictions: None.


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