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Box 1

 Container

Contains 10 Collections and/or Records:

Frederick Sykes, 1917

 Series — Box: 1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This collection consists of files collected and maintained by William H. Reeves, Treasurer and member of the Board of Trustees, pertaining to his involvement in the resignations of Connecticut College presidents Frederick Sykes in 1917, and Benjamin T. Marshall in 1928. The collection includes correspondence from alumnae, news clippings covering both resignations, and an annotated copy of Sykes’ response to the Board of Trustees in 1917.

Benjamin Marshall, 1928

 Series — Box: 1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This collection consists of files collected and maintained by William H. Reeves, Treasurer and member of the Board of Trustees, pertaining to his involvement in the resignations of Connecticut College presidents Frederick Sykes in 1917, and Benjamin T. Marshall in 1928. The collection includes correspondence from alumnae, news clippings covering both resignations, and an annotated copy of Sykes’ response to the Board of Trustees in 1917.

Documents related to Sykes’ Resignation, 1917

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This collection consists of files collected and maintained by William H. Reeves, Treasurer and member of the Board of Trustees, pertaining to his involvement in the resignations of Connecticut College presidents Frederick Sykes in 1917, and Benjamin T. Marshall in 1928. The collection includes correspondence from alumnae, news clippings covering both resignations, and an annotated copy of Sykes’ response to the Board of Trustees in 1917.

William Henry Reeve's annotated copy of President Sykes' signed response to the call for his resignation, 1917 March 21

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 2
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This collection consists of files collected and maintained by William H. Reeves, Treasurer and member of the Board of Trustees, pertaining to his involvement in the resignations of Connecticut College presidents Frederick Sykes in 1917, and Benjamin T. Marshall in 1928. The collection includes correspondence from alumnae, news clippings covering both resignations, and an annotated copy of Sykes’ response to the Board of Trustees in 1917.

Newsclippings regarding Frederick Sykes’ Resignation, 1917

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 3
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This collection consists of files collected and maintained by William H. Reeves, Treasurer and member of the Board of Trustees, pertaining to his involvement in the resignations of Connecticut College presidents Frederick Sykes in 1917, and Benjamin T. Marshall in 1928. The collection includes correspondence from alumnae, news clippings covering both resignations, and an annotated copy of Sykes’ response to the Board of Trustees in 1917.

Benjamin T. Marshall Statement of Resignation to the Board of Trustees, 1928 February 24

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 4
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This collection consists of files collected and maintained by William H. Reeves, Treasurer and member of the Board of Trustees, pertaining to his involvement in the resignations of Connecticut College presidents Frederick Sykes in 1917, and Benjamin T. Marshall in 1928. The collection includes correspondence from alumnae, news clippings covering both resignations, and an annotated copy of Sykes’ response to the Board of Trustees in 1917.

Statements of Support from Connecticut College Faculty and New London Citizens, 1928 February-March

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 5
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This collection consists of files collected and maintained by William H. Reeves, Treasurer and member of the Board of Trustees, pertaining to his involvement in the resignations of Connecticut College presidents Frederick Sykes in 1917, and Benjamin T. Marshall in 1928. The collection includes correspondence from alumnae, news clippings covering both resignations, and an annotated copy of Sykes’ response to the Board of Trustees in 1917.

Letters from Alumnae Association Chapters and Groups of Alumnae, 1928 February-March

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 6
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This collection consists of files collected and maintained by William H. Reeves, Treasurer and member of the Board of Trustees, pertaining to his involvement in the resignations of Connecticut College presidents Frederick Sykes in 1917, and Benjamin T. Marshall in 1928. The collection includes correspondence from alumnae, news clippings covering both resignations, and an annotated copy of Sykes’ response to the Board of Trustees in 1917.

Letters from Individual Alumnae to William H. Reeves and the Board of Trustees, 1928 March

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 7
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This collection consists of files collected and maintained by William H. Reeves, Treasurer and member of the Board of Trustees, pertaining to his involvement in the resignations of Connecticut College presidents Frederick Sykes in 1917, and Benjamin T. Marshall in 1928. The collection includes correspondence from alumnae, news clippings covering both resignations, and an annotated copy of Sykes’ response to the Board of Trustees in 1917.

Clippings regarding Benjamin Marshall’s Resignation, 1928

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 8
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This collection consists of files collected and maintained by William H. Reeves, Treasurer and member of the Board of Trustees, pertaining to his involvement in the resignations of Connecticut College presidents Frederick Sykes in 1917, and Benjamin T. Marshall in 1928. The collection includes correspondence from alumnae, news clippings covering both resignations, and an annotated copy of Sykes’ response to the Board of Trustees in 1917.