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Dean of Admissions Office, general records

Identifier: CA11.01

Scope and Content Note

The records of the Admissions Office of Bates College contain correspondence, reports, a handbook, student enrollment information arranged by geographical distribution, and publications. Please see individual series descriptions for more detailed information.


  • 1920-[ongoing]


Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research.

Use Restrictions

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.

Historical Note

The Admissions Office handles all admissions activities, including publicity and recruitment, processing of applications, and application review, as well as conducting campus tours for prospective students and their parents


16.2 Linear Feet (31 manuscript boxes)

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Contains records of the Admissions Office of Bates College, and include correspondence, published college and class profiles, geographical distributions of student enrollment, and an array of publications.

Organization and Arrangement

The records are arranged in two series: I. Publications; and II. General Administrative. See each series description for more detailed information.

Guide to the Dean of Admissions Office, general records, 1920-[ongoing]
Edited Full Draft
Pat Webber
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Language of description note
Description is in: English
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Repository Details

Part of the Edmund S. Muskie Archives and Special Collections Library Repository

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