Clooney, Faith M.
Manuscript Collection: MS 0800
Agency History/Biographical note:
Faith Miltmore was born in Nyack, New York on March 4, 1916 to Dean
Miltmore, a physician, and Ruth Demarest Miltmore. She attended
Nyack Public High School before entering Mount Holyoke College in
1933. She majored in psychology and graduated in 1937. On November
25, 1937 she married David B. Clooney, a salesman. The couple had
two children and were later divorced. Following her graduation she
also worked at several businesses as a secretary until she retired in
1984. She died on July 6, 1998 at age eighty-two in Washington, D.C.
Scope and Content:
The Faith M. Clooney Papers consist of a photograph album, her
obituary, and a photograph of her. The material chiefly relates to
her years as a Mount Holyoke College student, 1933-1937. The album
contains photographs of students, events at the College, and the
interior and exterior of campus buildings. Of note are photographs
of events during Mount Holyoke's 100th anniversary celebration in
1937 and the interior of dormitory rooms. There are also photographs
of students on Mountain Day and at Senior Town House. The formal
photograph of Clooney was taken during her senior year at Mount
Holyoke. The collection also includes an obituary for her, 1998.
Cite as: Faith M. Clooney Papers, Mount Holyoke College,
Archives and Special Collections, South Hadley,
Access Restrictions: Unrestricted.