Amherst (Mass.) - 1875 class album with signed photographs of class members Barrett, Barri, Bragg, Brooks, Bunker, Callendar, Campbell, Clay, Dodge, Hague, Harwood, Knapp, Lee, Miles, Otis, Rice, Southwick, and Winchester and a photograph of the Class Cup. Was presented to the twelve class attendees at the 1915 Alumni Dinner.
Amherst (Mass.) - Class book of 1875, with entries made by John A. Barri in March 1938, "when he and William P. Brooks were the only living graduates of the Class of 1875." Brooks seems to have died a few days later. Entries include the class constitution adopted in 1871, and a list of those who graduated, their home towns, school clubs and fraternaties, occupations, and dates and places of death.
1871 – 1875
Amherst (Mass.) - Class book of 1875, covering class meeting minutes and constitutions from 1871-1875.
1893 Sept. 12
Amherst (Mass.) - Newton is glad to have heard from his father, but suggests he visit in about three weeks, to help divide the time when they are apart and also when campus is up and running, the corn is being cut, and the leaves are changing. Newton's cough is better, and he is enjoying his work more this term.
1894 June 3
Amherst (Mass.) - Newton decided to not go home recently, as he will be there in two weeks. After commencement he will have a lot of things to bring home, including his bicycle, which has a leaking tire. The day earlier they had the largest hail storm Newton had ever seen, but all of the recent rain has been good for the farm, as the corn, potatoes, and grass are doing well. His term has gon... more
Amherst (Mass.) - Image of Shultis (right) and "My classmate Salome Sastre of Tabasco, Mexico" in their dormitory room, with fireplace, bookshelf, and decorations in the background.
Amherst (Mass.) - View of MAC students in military uniforms, performing artillery drill on campus. Shultis added extensive annotation on verso relating to military duty at MAC.
1894 Jan. 10
Amherst (Mass.) - Newton received the letters from his parents, and thanks his father for sending a check, with which he can now pay his board. He mentions the snow storm, keeping a diary, and sending letters home. He asks for his mother to send this week's Youth's Companion, as it has a piece about Lieutenant John Perry's house.
1893 Mar. 1
Amherst (Mass.) - Newton thanks his father for his letter and ten dollars, and wonders how little he can live on and save after tabulating his expenses for February at thirty four dollars. He mentions the snowy weather, his desk and room set up, letters from other family members, and how copying his notes has gotten easier, even though he hurt his hand on a lamp and is writing differently. Some... more
Amherst (Mass.) - View from roughly the MAC President's house looking at the Mass. Agricultural College, including (left to right) the farm building, drill hall, Old Chapel, South College, North College, and Chemistry Building.