Liz Tobin papers
Scope and Content note
The collection is composed of correspondence, memoranda, notes, published writings and manuscripts, and other material relating to former Bates History Professor Liz Tobin. Most of the material covers her time at Bates, but some material predates her hiring at Bates. The collection is a mix of Bates-related material as well as items covering her publications and several talks given at various events.
- 1980 - 1997
Conditions Governing Access
The collection is open for research.
Conditions Governing Use
The collection is the physical property of Edmund S. Muskie Archives and Special Collections Library. Bates College holds literary rights only for material created by College personnel working on official behalf of the College, or for material which was given to the College with such rights specifically assigned. For all other material, literary rights, including copyright, belong to the authors or their legal heirs and assigns. Researchers are responsible for obtaining permission from rights holders for publication or other purposes that exceed fair use.
Liz Tobin began her teaching career at Bates College in 1979. She taught history at the college until 2006, when she left to take an administrative position at Illinois College in Jacksonville, Illinois. She retired from that position in 2015. At Bates she also held positions as Associate Dean of the Faculty and Special Assistant to the President. She is married to Steve Hochstadt, who also taught history at Bates and Illinois College.
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Language of Materials
The collection is composed of correspondence, memoranda, notes, published writings and manuscripts, and other material relating to former Bates History Professor Liz Tobin. Most of the material covers her time at Bates, but some material predates her hiring at Bates.
Organization and Arrangement
The collection is arranged into two series: Administrative files and Writings and Talks. Files are then arranged alphabetically by folder title within each series.
Acquisition and Custody Information
Gift of Liz Tobin
Processed by Pat Webber, July 2018.
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