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Alumni & alumnae

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 16 Collections and/or Records:

Alumnae Bulletins, 1944-2003

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MVC0043, Series 1
Scope and Contents This series contains Alumnae Bulletins from July 1944 to Spring 2003. Popular topics addressed in issues include messages from the Mount Vernon president, scrapbooks, Foxhall footnotes, commencements, class notes (updated alumnae directory), honor rolls, special sections for alumnae, reunions, calendars, features, in memoriams, and campus performances. The earliest issues of the Bulletin contain significantly less content than later issues. Bulletins contain information on both alumnae...
Dates: 1944-2003

Alumnae Directories, 1933-2000

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MVC0043, Series 2
Scope and Contents The first Alumnae Directory was published by the Alumnae Association of Mt. Vernon Seminary in 1933. In 1937, the first "official" directory was published by the Alumnae Office, who continued to publish directories until 2000. In addition to the biographical listings, geographical indices, and class year indices of alumnae, Directories published 1981 and later also contain information about the Alumnae Association, histories of Mount Vernon, and listings of faculty, Presidents of Mount...
Dates: 1933-2000

Asylum/Quintessence, 1973-1980

 Series
Identifier: Series 2
Scope and Contents The materials of this series include issues from Asylum and Quintessence. Asylum ranges in date from 1973-1980. Quintessence ranges in date from 1981-1985. A student literary magazine at Mount Vernon College, the publication was called Asylum until its name was officially changed to Quintessence in 1981. These issues contain poetry, essays, photography, fiction and painting by Mount Vernon students. The editor states the meaning behind the name Quintessence by...
Dates: 1973-1980

Carousel, 1950-1968

 Series
Identifier: Series 4
Scope and Contents

The materials of this series include issues of Carousel. They range in date from 1950-1968. A student literary magazine at Mount Vernon Seminary, issues of Carousel contain short stories, non-fiction essays, poetry, and editorials by Mount Vernon students.

When possible, two copies of each issue are included.

Dates: 1950-1968

Cellophane, 1948-1961

 Series
Identifier: Series 3
Scope and Contents

The materials of this series include issues of Cellophane.They range in date from 1948-1961. A student newsletter at Mount Vernon Seminary, Cellophane reported on events and everyday life on campus. Discussed topics include: upcoming events (dances, parties, student government elections, sporting evets, etc.), list of Honor Roll students, future plans for graduating seniors, sports scores, student polls, and campus gossip.

When possible, two copies of each issue are included.

Dates: 1948-1961

Clifford Stearns Congressional papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS1007
Abstract The Hon. Clifford B. “Cliff” Stearns is a GWU alumnus and Air Force veteran who represented Florida’s 6th district in Congress for almost a quarter century. A self-styled “Citizen Congressman,” he strongly advocated for financial restraint and conservative values. This proved to be a powerful message that resonated with voters during the 1990’s when the GOP reclaimed the majority in the House of Representatives. While his committee work lies at the core of this collection, the papers...
Dates: 1988-2022; Majority of material found within 1988-2012

Mount Vernon College Bulletin, 1973-1981

 Series
Identifier: Series 5
Scope and Contents

The materials of this series include issues of Mount Vernon College Bulletin. They range in date from 1973-1981. A student newpaper at Mount Vernon College, issues of Mount Vernon College Bulletin contain articles about student/faculty/administration news as well as updates about alumnae and reports on important campus events. Some issues also contain articles regarding the history of the school.

When possible, two copies of each issue are included.

Dates: 1973-1981

Mount Vernon College Front Page, 1975

 Series
Identifier: Series 8
Scope and Contents

The materials of this series include issues of Mount Vernon College Front Page. They date from 1975. A student newpaper at Mount Vernon College, issues of Mount Vernon College Front Page contain articles about student/faculty/administration news, reports on important campus events, student polls, and editorials. Some issues also contain articles regarding the history of the school. When possible, two copies of each issue are included.

Dates: 1975

Mount Vernon Motif, 1988-1989

 Series
Identifier: Series 6
Scope and Contents

The materials of this series include issues of Mount Vernon Motif. They range in date from 1988-1989. A student newpaper at Mount Vernon College, issues of Mount Vernon Motif contain articles about student/faculty/administration news, reports on important campus events, horoscopes, world news, music editorials, and restaurant recommendations. Some issues also contain articles regarding the history of the school. When possible, two copies of each issue are included.

Dates: 1988-1989

Mount Vernon Seminary and College Alumnae Association Records

 Collection
Identifier: MVC0049-MS
Abstract This collection contains publications, photographs, administration records and realia created and maintained by the Mount Vernon Seminary and College Alumnae Association. Dating between 1889 and 1995, the publications include The Roll Call, Alumnae Roll Call, The Alumnae Asosociation of Mount Vernon Seminary, and Annual Reports of the Alumnae Association. The Alumnae Association was established in 1885 and merged with the Mount Vernon Seminary Society in 1933 to form the Mount Vernon...
Dates: 1839-1995

Mount Vernon Seminary and College Alumnae Office records

 Collection
Identifier: MVC0043-RG
Abstract The Mount Vernon Seminary was officially established by Elizabeth Somers in 1875 and a two year junior college was added in 1927. The Junior College remained open until 1969, when Mount Vernon College became a four-year unversity. The university was an independent institution until 1999, when it became affilated with The George Washington University. This collection contains Alumnae Bulletins published by the Alumnae Office from July 1944 to Spring 2003, as well as Alumnae Directories...
Dates: 1933-2003

Mount Vernon Seminary and College Student Publications Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MVC0054-MS
Abstract The Mount Vernon Seminary was officially established by Elizabeth Somers in 1875 and a two year junior college was added in 1927. The Junior College remained open until 1969, when Mount Vernon College became a four-year unversity. The university was an independent institution until 1999, when it became affilated with The George Washington University. This collection includes student publications from Mount Vernon Seminary and College including: The Record, Asylum/Quintessence,...
Dates: 1890-2018

Post Impressions, 1982-1988

 Series
Identifier: Series 7
Scope and Contents

The materials of this series include issues of Post Impressions. They range in date from 1982-1988. A student newpaper at Mount Vernon College, issues of Post Impressions contain articles about student/faculty/administration news, reports on important campus events, recipes, classifieds, and letters to the editor.

When possible, two copies of each issue are included.

Dates: 1982-1988

Short Run Publications, 1963-1992, bulk: 1963 - 1973

 Series
Identifier: Series 10
Scope and Contents

The materials of this series include issues of various short run publications from Mount Vernon Seminary and College. They date from 1964-1992. These publications include literary magazines, political newsletters, and campus newsletters.

When possible, two copies of each issue are included.

Dates: 1963-1992; Majority of material found within 1963 - 1973

The Record, 1890-1899

 Series
Identifier: Series 1
Scope and Contents Note This series contains issues from The Record, dating from 1890 to 1899. A student publication from the Composition Department at Mount Vernon Seminary, the publication was distributed to students, parents, and alumnae for the annual subscription price of $1.00. The editor states the purpose of the publication as, "a medium through which all bits of news which are of interest to the various members of this large family may be transmitted, thus making it truly a 'record,' and so keep the...
Dates: 1890-1899

The Voice, 1990-1998, bulk: 1990 - 1994

 Series
Identifier: Series 9
Scope and Contents

The materials of this series include issues of The Voice. They date from 1990. A student newpaper at Mount Vernon College, issues of The Voice contain articles about student/faculty/administration news, reports on important campus events, information on issues pertinent to college students, and editorials. Some issues also contain articles regarding the history of the school.

When possible, two copies of each issue are included.

Dates: 1990-1998; Majority of material found within 1990 - 1994