Archive Materials



Founding Years




Gracious Living

Broader Diversity

Forward Looking





Student Life

Historical Contexts

Wider World


Works Cited:




1. Central Park Map. Central Park : The Complete Guide at Image. Viewed on 5/2/06 .


2. Mount Holyoke College Map circa 2000. Image. Viewed on 5/2/06 .


3. A Winding path through Central Park . Image. Viewed on 5/2/06 .


4. MHCASP, LD7094, rg24-3-8-17, Mount Holyoke College - Grounds, A Path Near the Old Library.,1882



5. MHCASP, LD7094, rg 24-2-41-4, Mount Holyoke College-Buildings, Talcott Arboretum.,1543


6. MHCASP, LD7094, rg 25-4-45-16-38, Mount Holyoke College- Students, May Day 1917.,2085


7. Gettell Amphitheather. Photograph by Shaylan K. Campbell ( )


8.” Alan McGee Holding and English class on the pageant field benches." Image. Anne Carey Edmonds, A Memory Book. Mount Holyoke College , 1837-1897. Mount Holyoke College 1988.


9. MHCASP, LD7094, rg-24-2-39-2, Mount Holyoke College-Buildings, Scale model of Richard Glenn Gettell Amphitheater and Eliot House, Scale Model.,1523


10. John Singer Sergeant Painting


11. Anne Whiston Spirn, “Constructing Nature: The Legacy of Frederick Law Olmsted,” in Uncommon Ground: Rethinking the Human  Place in Nature , ed. William Cronon (New York: W.W. Norton, 1996).


12. MHCASP, LD7094, rg24-04-015-01, Mount Holyoke College-Buildings and Grounds, Campus Design Linked to Frederick Olmsted.,1918


13. MHCASP, LD7094 , rg24-1-2-2-1, Mount Holyoke College-Buildings, Mount Holyoke College , South Hadley , Mass: General Plan for location of buildings, paths, interior roads, and planting.,1363


14. MHCASP, LD 7094, Mount Holyoke College-Physical Plant- Architects b. 2 f.3 Building and Grounds Committee Meeting February 19, 1945.






17. MHCASP, LD7094, rg24-3-8-24, Mount Holyoke College-Grounds, Drive in the Goodnow Park, Mt. Holyoke College, South Hadley, Mass.,2854




Atlas Home Page The Olmsted Legacy Frederick Law Olmsted Olmsted's Design Principles Olmsted's Design for MHC
Shurcliff's Design for MHC 1904 Garden Gettell Amphitheater References



This page was created byShay Campbell 07 in History 283, Spring Semester 2006 -