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Box 1, Folder 1

Partial index of papers

Box 1, Folder 2

Speeches by Dean E. C. Norton

Box 1, Folder 3

E. C. Norton's life story

Note

Typed copy of rough manuscript left by E. C. Norton at his daughter's request for his grandchildren and a few notes on Claremont, etc.
Box 1, Folder 4

Life of E. C. Norton from his notes

Box 1, Folder 5

Letters to E. C. Norton from Reverend C. B. Sumner and from President Baldwin, etc. 1888 and 1895

Note

From Amherst - Dr. Tuttle about sabbatical year at Westport, Connecticut (missing).
Box 1, Folder 6

A few early photographs. Greek Room - College Avenue

Note

Also includes newspaper clippings about Claremont and Pomona College.
Box 1, Folder 7

Fannie Lee Norton (Mrs. E. C. N.) letters 1889, 1893-1894, 1898, 1928, and 1932

Box 1, Folder 8

Historical bits - earliest days of Claremont

Note

Includes dates verified about use of ""Dean"" as title and about founding of other colleges.
Box 1, Folder 9

Financial - early business papers 1887-1894 and 1898-1914

Note

Includes deeds and account book.
Box 1, Folder 10

Intimate recollections of the genesis of a college - E. C. Norton

Note

Includes early history - Brackett. Cooperation always a theme of E. C. Norton.
Box 1, Folder 11

E. C. Norton philosophy for education

Note

Includes "Christian" - not narrow and for life and talks (excellent parts).
Box 1, Folder 12

Early appreciation of Pomona College

Note

From Amherst - C. M. Pratt and Timothy Dwight, President of Yale.
Box 1, Folder 13

Appreciation of Dean Norton by David P. Barrows, James T. Allen, Edith P. Hinckley and Alan Benner (son in law). 1937, 1943, and 1952

Note

The 50th anniversary of the college. Memorial service for E. C. Norton, October 17, 1943.
Box 1, Folder 14

Speeches of Dean E . C. Norton of Pomona College, original copies

Box 1, Folder 15

Classical addresses (some to be translated)

Note

Messages from Modern Times from Ancient Greece; What we Owe - to Ancient Greece; and Reading Homer (manuscript).
Box 2, Folder 1

Speeches by Dean E. C. Norton - first Dean of Pomona College

Note

Chosen for publication by Professor Benjamin Scott.
Box 2, Folder 2

Classical association speech - message for Modern Times from Ancient Greece.

Box 2, Folder 3

Special occasions - talks, events, and reports

Box 2, Folder 4

E. C. Norton talks 1896-1897

Note

Typed from rough notes (by K.N.B. - 1953) Pomona College Progress.
Box 2, Folder 5

E. C. Norton - on 1st sabbatical lecture on southern California in Connecticut 1896

Box 2, Folder 6

Talk to Pomona College Literary Society on "Words," and early talks "On Furnishing a Home" 1900

Box 2, Folder 7

E. C. Norton handwritten talks

Note

To be translated or possibly already typed.
Box 2, Folder 8

Educational talks, school graduations to Yankton College and Webb School 1906-1927

Box 2, Folder 8a

Lecture on Oxford and Wordsworth and Oxford trip 1904-05

Box 2, Folder 9

Berkeley - Pacific Theological Seminary "An Open Way" 1910

Box 2, Folder 10

Sermon 1912

Box 2, Folder 11

Church programs - early interest 1916-1918

Note

"Indebtedness of U. of C. to Pioneer Ministers"
Box 3, Folder 1

The Church - E. C. Norton

Box 3, Folder 2

Phi Beta Kappa, Pomona College 1913-15

Box 3, Folder 3

Deputation to the south 1916

Note

Sent by National Council of Congressional Churches for evaluation. Letters home.
Box 3, Folder 4

American Missionary Association talks - southern colleges

Box 3, Folder 5

Talks to trustees and faculty 1917

Box 3, Folder 6

Deputation to Utah 1917

Box 3, Folder 7

Talks, Webb School - "Roads" and others 1914-1923

Box 3, Folder 8

E. C. Norton speeches 1916-1936

Note

Talks to freshmen (translated from handwritten notes), Yosemite Congressional Conference, memory of Professor Colcord and Eissell, Dr. Blaisdell - 20 years, and notes for Berkeley address.
Box 3, Folder 9

Chapel talk 1923

Note

After Ted died.
Box 3, Folder 10

"Resigned" 1921

Box 3, Folder 11

40th anniversary of Claremont town 1927

Note

Speech and founding of Scripps College (letter about) and celebration at the Inn (letter about).
Box 3, Folder 12

Historical interest - League of Nations 1931 address. 1931

Box 3, Folder 13

Topics kept by E. C. Norton - war and military matters

Box 3, Folder 14

The liberal (red) interest in ideas of Mooney Upton St. Clair, Jerry Voorhis, and the League of Nations 1930s

Box 3, Folder 15

Newspaper clippings 1930-39

Box 4, Folder 1

50th anniversary of Pomona College 1937

Note

Folders 1 A, 1B, and 1C contain newspaper clippings. Folder 1D is oversized.
Box 4, Folder 2

Letters of E. C. Norton after 50th anniversary speech

Box 4, Folder 3

Pomona College students - Fang Foo Sec and Hugh Gibson, MA

Box 4, Folder 4

Talks and prayers

Note

Eulogistic articles for funerals with letters of appreciation and family.
Box 4, Folder 5

Notes from Mr. Patten's memorial or funeral service 1926-27

Box 4, Folder 6

Rhodes Scholars, England and talks 1901-1924

Box 4, Folder 7

Letters from and to E. C. Norton including J. A. Blaisdell, F. P. Brackett, and Hugh Gibson, etc.

Box 4, Folder 8

Letters to E. C. Norton from Amherst friends

Note

Letters from friends such as J. Franklin Jameson and Audubon Hardy.
Box 4, Folder 9

Letters from Charles M. Pratt

Note

Charles M. Pratt was a classmate of E. C. Norton, Amherst College class of 1879, and donor to Pomona College. Pratt gave the first large gift to the Pomona College library.
Box 5, Folder 1

Letters about C. M. Pratt - Amherst classmates and friends

Box 5, Folder 2

Letters to E. C. Norton 1890s-1901 and 1914-18

Box 5, Folder 3

Letters to E. C. Norton 1900-1908

Box 5, Folder 4

Letters to E. C. Norton 1908-1910 and later

Box 5, Folder 5

Letters to E. C. Norton 1912-1938

Box 5, Folder 6

Letters to E. C. Norton 1921

Note

Letters after his attempt to retire.
Box 5, Folder 7

Letters to E. C. Norton - New York alumni and others 1938

Box 5, Folder 8

A few samples of E. C. Norton letters

Box 5, Folder 9

Letters from Europe 1923-1924

Box 5, Folder 10

Newspaper clippings

Box 6, Folder 1

Clippings of interest to Dean Norton pertaining to teachers and students

Box 6, Folder 2

Clippings of interest to Dean Norton pertaining to teachers and students

Box 6, Folder 3

Items written by Norton and periodical articles by other people

Box 6, Folder 4

One copy of Bess' chapter VI "The Sunset Years"

Box 6, Folder 5

Memorial Service and appreciations - Dr. Blaisdell and Dr. Lyon circa 1943

Box 6, Folder 6

Notes about Frances Lee Norton

Box 6, Folder 7

War and Peace and government problems

Box 6, Folder 8

Complete "How Firm a Foundation" 1954

Note

Original manuscript by Edith Hinckly and the dean. Second copies - mostly of each chapter, only partly used in final printing - title "The Dean Speaks Again."
Box 7, Folder Item 1

The Pomona College Quarterly Magazine, "Our College---Its Work and Opportunity" 1913 January

Note

Page 66 of volume I, number 2.
Box 7, Folder Item 2

The Pomona College Quarterly Magazine, "Old Wine in New Bottles" 1913 October

Note

Page 22 of volume II, number 1.
Box 7, Folder Item 3

The Pomona College Quarterly Magazine, volume II, number 3 1914 March

Box 7, Folder Item 4

The Pomona College Quarterly Magazine, volume III, number 1 1914 October

Box 7, Folder Item 5

The Pomona College Quarterly Magazine, review of "The History of a Quarter of a Century in the Life of a College" 1915 January

Note

Page 63 of volume III, number 2.
Box 7, Folder Item 6

The Pomona College Quarterly Magazine, "Way Down Upon the Suwanee River" 1916 June

Note

Page 162 of volume IV, number 4. Contains two copies.
Box 7, Folder Item 7

The Pomona College Quarterly Magazine, volume V, number 4 1917 June

Box 7, Folder Item 8

The Pomona College Quarterly Magazine, "A Significant Day " 1917 October

Note

Page 4 of volume VI, number 1.
Box 7, Folder Item 9

The Pomona College Quarterly Magazine, volume VII, number 2 1919 January

Box 7, Folder Item 10

The Pomona College Quarterly Magazine, "Dean Norton's Remarks" 1919 October

Note

Page 5 of volume VIII, number 1. Contains two copies.
Box 7, Folder Item 11

The Pomona College Quarterly Magazine, "Founders Day Banquet" by Guenevere Metkiff 1920 October

Note

Page 6 of volume IX, number 1.
Box 7, Folder Item 12

The Pomona College Quarterly Magazine, Norton's remarks from "The Trustee-Faculty Banquet" 1921 March

Note

Page 116 of volume IX, number 3.
Box 7, Folder Item 13

The Pomona College Quarterly Magazine, Dean Norton's Resignation 1921 June

Note

Page 136 of volume IX, number 4.
Box 7, Folder Item 14

The Pomona College Quarterly Magazine, "Is the College Educating Men Away from the Church? If So, What is the Remedy?" by Raymond C. Brooks 1922 March

Note

Page 92 of volume X, number 3.
Box 7, Folder Item 15

The Pomona College Quarterly Magazine, "Words of Appreciation" 1923 January-March

Note

Page 58 of volume XI, number 2.
Box 7, Folder Item 16

The Pomona College Quarterly Magazine, volume XIV, number 1 1925 October

Box 7, Folder Item 17

The Pomona College Quarterly Magazine, "Mountain Mother" - a poem 1926 January

Note

Frontispiece of volume XIV, number 2.
Box 7, Folder Item 18

The Pomona College Quarterly Magazine, "The Purpose of Portraiture" by Thomas M. Beggs 1928 October

Note

Page 29 of volume XVII, number 1.
Box 8, Folder Item 1

Pomona College Magazine, volume XVII, number 3 1929 January

Box 8, Folder Item 2

Pomona College Magazine, volume XVII, number 5 1929 March

Box 8, Folder Item 3

Pomona College Magazine, "Milton Erastus Churchill" 1931 April

Note

Page 247 of volume XIX, number 7.
Box 8, Folder Item 4

Pomona College Magazine, "A Vision Splendid" 1931 June

Note

Page 347 of volume XIX, number 9.
Box 8, Folder Item 5

Pomona College Magazine, "A Voice from the Past" 1931 October

Note

Page 43 of volume XX, number 1.
Box 8, Folder Item 6

Pomona College Magazine, "These Forty Years" 1931 November

Note

Page 51 of volume XX, number 2.
Box 9, Folder Item 1

Album with pictures from a trip to Delphi 1905 January

Box 9, Folder Item 2

About the Campus with a Camera - Pomona College early 1920s

Box 9, Folder Item 3

The Handbook of Pomona College 1911-1912

Box 9, Folder Item 4

Compliments of Pomona College 1892 April 14-15

Note

Papers and addresses of the Educational Convention, Los Angeles.
Box 9, Folder Item 5

Pomona College Pageant 1913

Box 9, Folder Item 6

The Student Life - Pomona College 1910 May 6

Box 9, Folder Item 7

Amherst Alumni Songs circa 1896

Box 9, Folder Item 8

Amherst College class of 1879 twenty-fifth reunion official program 1904

Box 9, Folder Item 9

Handbook of the Congregational Foundation for Education 1923

Box 9, Folder Item 10

Manual of the Church of Christ (Congregational) 1931 January

Note

Pastor J. G. Brown, Goshen, Connecticut.
Box 9, Folder Item 11

Observance of the 200th Anniversary of the First Congregational Church 1939 November 4-5

Note

Reverend Raymond A. Wasor, Amherst, Massachusetts.
Box 9, Folder Item 12

Two pages from the Thirtieth Anniversary pastorate of Reverend A. Z. Conrad 1935 November 5

Box 9, Folder Item 13

Amherst College - Report of Committee on Awarding of Honorary Degree 1938 June

Note

Contains two copies.
Box 9, Folder Item 14

Occidental College - Bulletin No. 1 1906 November

Box 9, Folder Item 15

Records of the town of Amherst from 1735-1788 1884

Box 9, Folder Item 16

Christian Education by Congregationalists on the Pacific Coast 1893 September

Box 9, Folder Item 17

History of the class of 1879 in Amherst College 1879-1882

Box 9, Folder Item 18

History of the class of 1879 in Amherst College 1882-1889

Box 9, Folder Item 19

History of the class of 1879 in Amherst College 1889-1899

Box 9, Folder Item 20

History of the class of 1879 in Amherst College 1889-1894

Box 9, Folder Item 21

History of the class of 1879 in Amherst College 1899-1904

Box 9, Folder Item 22

History of the class of 1879 in Amherst College 1904-1909

Box 9, Folder Item 23

History of the class of 1879 in Amherst College 1909-1914

Box 9, Folder Item 24

History of the class of 1879 in Amherst College 1914-1919

Box 9, Folder Item 25

History of the class of 1879 in Amherst College 1919-1924

Box 9, Folder Item 26

History of the class of 1879 in Amherst College 1924-1929

Box 9, Folder Item 27

History of the class of 1879 in Amherst College 1929-1934

Box 9, Folder Item 28

History of the class of 1879 in Amherst College 1934-1939

Box 9, Folder Item 29

Supplemental to the Class History 1934-1939

Box 9, Folder Item 30

Supplement to Class History 1904 July

Box 9, Folder Item 31

Amherst Graduates' Quarterly, supplement to bulletin number 8 1926 February

Box 9, Folder Item 32

Amherst Graduates' Quarterly, bulletin number 9 1926 March

Box 9, Folder Item 33

Amherst Alumni Council News, volume II, number 6 1929 July

Box 9, Folder Item 34

Amherst Alumni Council News, supplement to volume 3, number 4 1930 March

Box 9, Folder Item 35

Amherst Alumni Council News, volume V, number 2 1931 December

Box 9, Folder Item 36

Amherst Alumni Council News, volume VI, number 1 1932 October

Box 9, Folder Item 37

Amherst Alumni Council News, volume VI, number 4 1933 March

Box 9, Folder Item 38

Amherst Alumni Council News, supplement to volume VI, number 4 1933 March

Box 9, Folder Item 39

Amherst Alumni Council News, supplement 2 to volume VI, number 4 1933 March

Box 9, Folder Item 40

Amherst Alumni Council News, volume VII, number 1 1933 October

Box 9, Folder Item 41

Amherst Alumni Council News, volume X, number 4 1937 March

Box 9, Folder Item 42

Amherst Alumni Council News, supplement to volume X, number 6 1937 July

Box 9, Folder Item 43

Amherst Alumni Council News, volume XI, number 1 1937 October

Box 9, Folder Item 44

Amherst Alumni Council News, supplement to volume XI, number 2 1937 December

Box 9, Folder Item 45

Amherst Alumni Council News, volume XI, number 4 1938 March

Box 9, Folder Item 46

Amherst Alumni Council News, supplement 1 to volume XI, number 4 1938 March

Box 9, Folder Item 47

Amherst Alumni Council News, volume XI, number 6 1938 July

Box 9, Folder Item 48

Amherst Alumni Council News, volume XII, number 1 1938 October

Box 9, Folder Item 49

Amherst Alumni Council News, volume XII, number 2 1938 December

Box 9, Folder Item 50

Amherst Alumni Council News, supplement 2 to volume XII, number 2 1938 December

Box 9, Folder Item 51

Amherst Alumni Council News, volume XIII, number 1 1939 October

Box 9, Folder Item 52

Amherst Alumni Council News, volume XIII, number 6 1940 July

Box 9, Folder Item 53

Amherst Alumni Council News, supplement 2 to volume XIV, number 2 1940 December

Box 9, Folder Item 54

Amherst Alumni Council News, loose leaves