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Sesquicentennial Fund of Bowdoin, 1944-1953.


Reports and brochures, 1944-1953

Catalog Number: 1.10.1


Ovsvol. Volume 1 Exercises of the Sesquicentennial Commemoration of the College Charter
Box 1
Folder 1 "To the Friends and Patrons of..." n.d.
2 The Bowdoin Family n.d.
3 "A Letter to Bowdoin Parents;" "Men Who Set the Hearts of Youth on Flame" n.d.
4 Outline for New Chemistry Building, 1951, n.d.
5 "1794-1944" 1944
6 Convocation 6/24/1944
7 "How to Raise Money Painlessly" December 1946
8 Fund-Raising Study and Plan of Campaign February 1947
9 Plan for Development Fund 10/6/1947
10 ALUMNUS, November 1947
11 "Your Savings Under the 1948 Tax Law" 1948
12 "Houses of Books to Set Us Free" 1948
13 "Better Goals for Even Better Teaching"- 1948
14 "This Business of Raising Money" January 1948
15 Tentative Budget 1/27/1948
16 Progress Reports 2/16/1948
17 "The Soul of a Nation" March 1948
18 "White Pines Rise Up...and Make Men Wise" April 1, 1948
19 Plan and Schedule 4/15/48
20 Subscription Report 5/21/1948
21 Special Fundraising Committee 5/25/1948
22 Guides for Cultivating Non-Alumni 8/10/1948
23 Progress Reports 1948-49
24 "Why Bowdoin?" 4/1/1949
25 New Classroom Buildings 4/15/1949
26 Music Department's Needs 5/27/1949
27 Rockefeller Foundation 5/31/1949
28 Visiting Committee Annual Report 6/6/1949
29 Report of Progress 6/21/1949
30 "Analysis of Subscriptions..." 9/23/1949
31 What Your Dollars... 10/22/1949
32 Publicity and Promotion Plan 1/15/1950
33 Review of Past Results 1/20/50
34 Report Made to the Committee of the Boards 1/30/1950
35 "That Their Names May Live On" January 1950
Box 2
Folder 1 Remembrance Gifts 2/13/1950
2 Report to Visiting Committee 4/15/1950
3 "The Most Urgent Need of Bowdoin College" 4/22/1950
4 "That Their Names May Live On" 5/22/1950 (Memos)
5 "Here It Stands" December 1950
6 "Cradles of Science," 1951 Feb
7 "A Further Report to Bowdoin Alumni..." 6/10/1951
8 Letter to "Fellow Alumni and Bowdoin Friends" 6/20/1951
9 "A Letter to All Bowdoin Alumni" 11/5/51
10 Memo to Bowdoin Fathers Association 11/10/1951
11 "The Last Mile" 1/15/1952
12 "Special Opportunities for Gifts" February 1952
13 "Science-For the Common Good" 4/10/1952
14 "How Much is Enough?" 5/15/1952
15 NE Society Loan Fund 7/15/1952
16 "A Report to Bowdoin Alumni on the Sesquicentennial Fund" 9/2/1952
17 "Examination of Financial Growth" 4/4/53
18 Visiting Committee Annual Report 6/18/53
19 "Massachusetts: Cornerstone of Bowdoin College," n.d.

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Subject files, 1946-1953

Catalog Number: 1.10.2


Box 1
Folder 1 Arctic Museum Committee 9/3/1948-7/19/53
2 Budgets 2/27/1947-6/5/1948
3 Budgets 1950
4 Building Committee 11/2/1948-2/2/1950
5 Building Committee 6/1/1951-5/10/1952
6 Building Committee 6/17/1952-5/18/1953
7 Buildings, Pictures of
8 Class Agents and Alumni 1946-47
9 Clippings
10 Corporate Support 1948
11 Good Worker Lists
12 John Price JONES Company Publications
13 Massachusetts Campaign 10/10/51-2/14/52
14 Medical School 4/16/1949-4/17/1952
15 Memorial Pamphlet- "That Their Names May Live on "- con [t]. info. misc.
16 Million Dollar Club 4/28/1948-10/5/1948
17 Mitchell, Wilmot Brookings Award 4/3/1952-12/10/1952
Box 2
Folder 1 Music Department 11/17/1949-2/20/1950
2 Newcomen Society August-Sept. 1948
3 Pamphlets
4 Parents' Letters 12/1/1947-2/10/1950
5 Public Relations 3/15/1948-11/1/1950
6 "Remarkable Bowdoin Decade" 4/2/1952- 4/10/1953
7 Scholarships 1/16/1951-6/15/1953
8 Clipping 10/22/1949 (President SILLS)
9 Thank You Mailing October 1951

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Donor files, 1944-1953

Catalog Number: 1.10.3


Box 1
Folder 1 F-Finn
2 Fis-Fl
3 Fo-Fra
4 Fr-Fz
5 G-Gazley
6 Ge-Gl
7 Go-Graves
Box 2
Folder 1 Gray-Gz
2 H-Hal
3 Ham-Hap
4 Har
5 Hil-Hit
6 Has-Haz
7 He-Hig
Box 3
Folder 1 How-Hug
2 Hul-Hz
3 Hog-Hov
4 Jackman-Johnson
5 Johnston-Jz
6 Ka-Ker
7 Ket-Kit
8 Kl-Kz
Box 4
Folder 1 La
2 Lev
3 Lev-Ley
4 Li
5 Lo-Lot
6 Lov-Ly
7 Mac
8 P-Paz

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