Collections List

The following is a list of all the collections held in the Barnard Archives. The active links in the list connect to collection-level records in CLIO, PDF files of inventories and findings aids. The headings that are not linked indicate unprocessed collections and records. Please contact the Archives to request access.

College Records

Record Group Number Collection Name
Record Group 1: Board of Trustees
BC 1.1 Charters and Amendments [Finding Aid]
BC 1.2 By-laws and Statutes [Finding Aid]
BC 1.3 Treasurer, George Arthur Plimpton Papers, 1889-1936 [Finding Aid]
BC 1.4 Minutes [Finding Aid]
BC 1.6 Correspondence [Finding Aid
BC 1.7 Committees [Finding Aid]
BC 1.8 Biographical Files [Finding Aid]
BC 1.9 Treasurer's Reports [Finding Aid
BC 1.10 Financial Records and Reports [Finding Aid
BC 1.11 Francis T. Plimpton [Finding Aid]
BC 1.12 Long Range and Master Planning [Finding Aid]
Record Group 2: Chief Administrators Papers
BC 2.1 Ella Weed, Chairman of the Academic Committee, 1889-1894
BC 2.4 Virginia Crocheron Gildersleeve, Dean, 1911-1947 [Finding Aid]
BC 2.5 Millicent Carey McIntosh, Dean, 1947-1952; President, 1952-1962 [Finding Aid]
BC 2.11 Biographical Files
Record Group 3: Buildings and Grounds
BC 3 Buildings and Grounds [Finding Aid]
Record Group 4: Letters Files
BC 4 Faculty and Administrative Letter Files, 1889-1904 [Finding Aid
Record Group 5: Administrative Offices
BC 5.1 Dean's Office, 1894-1952 [Finding Aid]
BC 5.2 Admissions [Finding Aid]
BC 5.3 Registrar [Finding Aid
BC 5.4 Bursar [Finding Aid]
BC 5.5 Student Life
BC 5.6 Provost and Dean of Faculty [Finding Aid]
BC 5.7 Development [Finding Aid]
BC 5.8 Communications  [Finding Aid
BC 5.9 Career Services [Finding Aid]
BC 5.10 Centennial Office [Finding Aid]
BC 5.11 General Counsel [Finding Aid]
BC 5.12 Wollman Library [CLIO]
BC 5.13 Instructional Media and Technology Services (IMATS) [Finding Aid]
BC 5.14 Disability Services
BC 5.15 Dean of Studies
BC 5.16 Orientation and Activities
BC 5.17 Residence Halls - Residential Life & Housing [Finding Aid]
BC 5.18 Finance and Operations [Finding Aid]
BC 5.19 Mail Services [Finding Aid]
BC 5.20 Campus Security [Finding Aid]
BC 5.21 Health Services
BC 5.22 President's Office [Finding Aid]
BC 5.23 Campus Labor Unions and Labor Union Campaigns
BC 5.24 Special Events
BC 5.25 Central Records
BC 5.26 Facilities
BC 5.27 Human Resources and Personnel
BC 5.28 Dining Services
BC 5.29 Barnard College Information Technology BCIT
BC 5.30 International and Intercultural Student Programs
Record Group 6: Faculty
BC 6.1 Faculty Committees [Finding Aid]
BC 6.2 Faculty Meeting Minutes [Inventory] [CLIO]
Record Group 7: Early Academic Records
BC 7 Early Academic Records [Finding Aid]
Record Group 8: Alumnae
BC 8.1 Graduate Class Files [CLIO]
BC 8.2 Alumnae Memorabilia [Finding Aid]
BC 8.3 Class of 1952 Collection
BC 8.4 Biographical Files [CLIO] [Inventory]
Record Group 9: Associate Alumnae
BC 9 Alumnae Affairs [Finding Aid]
BC 9.1 Biographical Questionnaire [Finding Aid]
Record Group 10: Barnard Beginnings
BC 10 Barnard Beginnings Petition [Finding Aid]
Record Group 11: Adminstrative Publications
BC 11.1 Student handbooks and Residence Guides
BC 11.2 Recruitment Materials [Finding Aid]
BC 11.3 Communications - Calendar of Events
BC 11.4 Orientation Booklets and New Student Orientation Program Books [Inventory]
BC 11.5 Dean's Report (1898-1952) President's Report (1947-2002) [Finding Aid]
BC 11.6 Faculty Handbook [Inventory]
BC 11.7 Student Handbook [Finding Aid]
BC 11.8 Alumnae Magazine [CLIO]
BC 11.9 Freshman Facebook
BC 11.10 Robert McCaughey Statistical Profile of the Barnard College Faculty, 1900-1974 Papers [Finding Aid]
BC 11.11 Circular of Information, Announcements, and Course Catalogues
BC 11.12 Barnard Connection
BC 11.13 Parent Handbook
BC 11.15 ...At Barnard: The Barnard Employee Newsletter
BC 11.16 Barnard Byline and Barnard Byliner
BC 11.17 Bear Outlines
BC 11.18 Barnard College Student Activities Calendar
BC 11.19 On Broadway
BC 11.20 Jobseekers Newsletter
BC 11.21 Commuter Express
BC 11.22 Career Services - Career Development
BC 11.23 Barnard Reporter
BC 11.24 Barnard Faculty Newsletter [Finding Aid]
BC 11.25 Barnardiana
BC 11.26 Barnard on the Move
BC 11.27 Barnard Centennial News
BC 11.28 Sources
BC 11.29 Public Relations Calendar
BC 11.30 Columbia-Barnard Course Guides [Finding Aid]
BC 11.31 Barnard College Activities Office News
BC 11.32 Barnard College Activities Office Happenings Calendar
BC 11.33 Young Alumnae Committee Newsletter
Record Group 12: Student Publications
BC 12.1 Mortarboard [1894-2013 available online via Digital Collections] [CLIO]
BC 12.2 The Barnard Bear (1905-1948) [Finding Aid]
BC 12.3 The Barnard Bulletin [1901-2002 available online via Digital Collections] [CLIO]
BC 12.3.1 The Barnard Bulletin Supplement
BC 12.4 Barnard Literary Magazine (1974-1985) [Finding Aid]
BC 12.5 Focus on Barnard (1948-1967) [Finding Aid]
BC 12.6 Upstart Magazine (1977-1986) [Finding Aid]
BC 12.7 13th Article (1996-1998) [Finding Aid]
BC 12.8 The Barnard Barnacle (1923-1927) and  Barnard Quarterly (1926-1944) [Finding Aid]
BC 12.9 The Torch (1959-1963) [Finding Aid]
BC 12.10 Barnard Poetry (1952) [Finding Aid]
BC 12.11 Black Heights (1979-1988) [Finding Aid]
BC 12.12 Bottle of Wine (1994) [Finding Aid]
BC 12.13 Onsite (1992-2013) [Finding Aid]
BC 12.14 Calendula: A Barnard Femist Publication (1979-1980) [Finding Aid]
BC 12.15 Common Ground (1981) [Finding Aid]
BC 12.16 Echoes [Finding Aid]
BC 12.17 Emanon (1969-1973) [Finding Aid]
BC 12.18 Eve's Rib (1986-1988) [Finding Aid]
BC 12.19 Folkus (1995) [Finding Aid]
BC 12.20 Fracas (1964) [Finding Aid]
BC 12.21 Jabowoc (1959) [Finding Aid]
BC 12.22 Proxy Magazine (2006) [Finding Aid]
BC 12.23 Reorientation (1970) [Finding Aid]
BC 12.24 Soul Sister (1992) [Finding Aid]
BC 12.25 Undergraduate Journal of Barnard College (1962-1963) [Finding Aid]
BC 12.26 Why We Strike (1970) [Finding Aid]
BC 12.27 Woman's Work, A (1967) [Finding Aid]
BC 12.28 Kosher Digest (2002-2003) [Finding Aid]
BC 12.29 Qzine (2005) [Finding Aid]
BC 12.30 Plimpton Cookbook (1971) [Finding Aid]
BC 12.31 Well-Woman Newsletter [Finding Aid]
BC 12.32 Well-Woman Calendar [Finding Aid]
BC 12.33 Student Government Association (SGA) Newsletter [Finding Aid]
Record Group 13: Academic Departments and Programs
BC 13.1 American Studies
BC 13.2 Anthropology [CLIO]
BC 13.3 Architecture
BC 13.4 Art History
BC 13.5 Program in the Arts [Inventory] [CLIO]
BC 13.6 Barnard College Summer School for Women Workers in Industry [Finding Aid] [CLIO]
BC 13.7 Africana Studies
BC 13.8 Biology [Finding Aid]
BC 13.9 Botany [Finding Aid]
BC 13.10 Chemistry
BC 13.11 Classics
BC 13.12 Computer Science
BC 13.13 Centennial Scholars [Finding Aid]
BC 13.14 Dance [Finding Aid]
BC 13.15 Institute For Urban Education [Finding Aid]
BC 13.16 Economics
BC 13.17 Education
BC 13.18 English [Finding Aid]
BC 13.19 Environmental Sciences
BC 13.20 Experimental Studies Program
BC 13.21 Forum on Migration
BC 13.22 Foreign Studies Area
BC 13.23 French
BC 13.24 Freshman Seminar Program [Finding Aid]
BC 13.25 Human Rights Program
BC 13.26 Geology
BC 13.27 German
BC 13.28 Health and Society
BC 13.29 History [CLIO]
BC 13.30 Studies in Humanities
BC 13.31 Academic Success and Enrichment Programs
BC 13.32 Italian
BC 13.33 Linguistics
BC 13.34 Comparative Literature
BC 13.35 Mathematics
BC 13.36 Medieval and Renaissance Studies
BC 13.37 Music
BC 13.38 Barnard Forum
BC 13.39 Center for Toddler Development
BC 13.40 Philosophy
BC 13.41 Physical Education and Athletics [Finding Aid]
BC 13.42 Physics
BC 13.43 Political Science
BC 13.44 Psychology [CLIO]
BC 13.45 Quantitative Reasoning Program
BC 13.46 Religion
BC 13.47 Russian
BC 13.48 Reacting to the Past
BC 13.49 Sociology
BC 13.50 Spanish
BC 13.51 Statistics
BC 13.52 Athena Center [Finding Aid]
BC 13.53 Minor Latham Playhouse/Brinckerhoff Theatre records [Finding Aid]
BC 13.54 Theatre [Finding Aid]
BC 13.55 Urban Studies
BC 13.56 Women's Studies
BC 13.57 Writers on Writing
BC 13.58 Womens' Center /Center for Research on Women, 1972-1991 [Inventory] [CLIO]
BC 13.59 Barnard Electronic Archive and Teaching Lab (BEATL)
Record Group 14: Ceremonies
BC 14.1 Commencement and Convocation [Finding Aid]
BC 14.2 Barnard Day
BC 14.3 Inaugurations
BC 14.4 College Anniversaries [Finding Aid]
BC 14.5 Senior Week [CLIO]
BC 14.6 Class Day
Record Group 15: Alumnae Scrapbooks
BC 15.1 Laura G. (Levy) Jackson, 1893 [Finding Aid]
BC 15.2 Jessie May Wendover, 1896 [Finding Aid]
BC 15.3 Susan I. Myers, 1898 [Finding Aid]
BC 15.4 Gertrude C. (Clark) Hitchcock, 1903 [Finding Aid]
BC 15.5 Frances Hope (Purdon) Leavitt, 1905 [Finding Aid]
BC 15.6 Edith Somborn (Issacs), 1906 [Finding Aid]
BC 15.7 Mary Catherine Reardon, 1907 [Finding Aid]
BC 15.8 Sophie Parsons Woodman, 1907 [Finding Aid]
BC 15.9 Florence G. (Sammet) Rothschild, 1908 [Finding Aid]
BC 15.10 Alice Catherine Grant, 1909 [Finding Aid]
BC 15.11 Edith Louise Allen, [student, 1907-1910]
BC 15.12 Stella Hanau (Bloch), 1911 [Finding Aid]
BC 15.13 Irma F. (Heiden) Kaufmann, 1911 [Finding Aid]
BC 15.14 Eleanore Myers Jewett, 1912 [Finding Aid]
BC 15.15 Florence (Van Vranke) Weber, 1912
BC 15.16 Mariette (Gless) Barkhorn, 1913
BC 15.17 Ethel (Webb) Faulkner, 1913
BC 15.18 Grace R. (Greenbaum) Epstein, 1915
BC 15.19 L. Margaret Giddings, 1918
BC 15.20 Dorothy Oak, 1918 [Finding Aid]
BC 15.21 Marian D. (Townsend) Carver, 1919
BC 15.22 C. Elizabeth McNeil, 1936 [Finding Aid]
BC 15.23 Marie-Louise Florida Omeis, 1920 [Finding Aid]
BC 15.24 Dorothy (McGrayne) Olney, 1922
BC 15.25 Cordelia S. Loomis Hull, 1925 [CLIO]
BC 15.26 Everita Edes, 1928
BC 15.27 Martha Beattie, 1931
BC 15.28 Charlotte Gabor DuBois, 1942 [Finding Aid]
BC 15.29 Marilyn (Mittelman) Check, 1947 [Finding Aid]
BC 15.30 Palm Beach Avenue
BC 15.31 Carol Elaine (Gordon) Greenholz [Finding Aid]
BC 15.32 Barnard on East-End Club
BC 15.33 Kate Tiemann, 1911
BC 15.34 Lenore Guinzberg Marshall, 1919 [CLIO]
BC 15.35 Anne Fleischer, 1964
BC 15.36 Edith Bernstein, 1952
BC 15.37 A. Gertrude (Bunger) Zufall, 1919
BC 15.38 Class of 1963
BC 15.39 Rose Gerstein Smolin, 1911
BC 15.40 Frances A. Henderson and Amy L. Schaeffer, 1937 [Finding Aid]
BC 15.41 Amy Tuttle Raynor, 1921
Record Group 16: Oral History
BC 16 Oral Histories [Centennial Project Inventory] [1970s Project Inventory]
BC 16.2 Class of 1971 Oral History Collection [Finding Aid]
Record Group 17: Photographs
BC 17 Photographs [Finding Aid] [CLIO] [Selections available online via Digital Collections]
Record Group 18: Moving Images
BC 18 Moving Image collection [Finding Aid]
Record Group 19: Committees
BC 19.1 Committee on Instruction [Inventory]
BC 19.2 CORRE, Committee in Race, Religion and Ethnicity [Finding Aid]
BC 19.3 Committee on Admissions
BC 19.4 Committee on Advice to New Students
BC 19.5 Committee on Budget Review
BC 19.6 Committee on Foreign Language Requirement
BC 19.7 Committee on Honors
BC 19.8 Committee on Schedule of Hours
BC 19.9 Committee on Programs and Academic Standing
BC 19.10 Committee on Transfers [Finding Aid]
BC 19.11 Sub-Committee on Curricular Problems
BC 19.12 Committee on Assemblies
BC 19.13 Committe on Scholarships
BC 19.14 Committee on Student Affairs
BC 19.15 Commitee on Student Organizations
BC 19.16 Presidential Selection Committee
Record Group 20: Personal Papers and Collections
BC 20.1 Lucyle Hook (Faculty) [Finding Aid]
BC 20.2 Helen H. Bacon (Faculty) [Finding Aid]
BC 20.3 Mirra Komarovsky (Faculty) [Finding Aid]
BC 20.4 Joseph Gerard Brennan (Faculty) [CLIO]
BC 20.5 Rosalind Rosenburg (Faculty) [Finding Aid]
BC 20.6 Helen Rogers Reid (Alumna & Trustee) [CLIO]
BC 20.7 Sherry Suttles (Alumna) [Finding Aid]
BC 20.8 Annie Nathan Meyer (Founder & Trustee) [Inventory] [CLIO]
BC 20.9 Alice Duer Miller (Alumna & Trustee) [Finding Aid]
BC 20.10 Mary K. Kahl (Alumna) [Inventory]
BC 20.11 Pham Bach-Tuyet (Alumna) [Finding Aid]
BC 20.12 Jeanette Mirsky (Alumna) [Finding Aid]
BC 20.13 Jean T. Palmer (Staff) [Finding Aid]
BC 20.14 Amy Loveman (Alumna) [CLIO]
BC 20.15 Lucy Lewton (Alumna) [Finding Aid]
BC 20.16 Mary-Jo Kline (Alumna)
BC 20.17 Emma Hyman Selligman (Alumna)
BC 20.18 Duer Family [CLIO]
BC 20.19 Elizabeth Meads Duer [CLIO]
BC 20.20 Caroline King Duer [Finding Aid]
BC 20.21 Champe Carter Wilson (Alumna)
BC 20.22 Shirley A. Siegel (Alumna) [Finding Aid]
BC 20.23 Patricia Ballou (Staff)
BC 20.24 Margaret L. Wadds (Alumna) [Finding Aid]
BC 20.25 Isabel Malone Letters (Alumna)
BC 20.26 Sue Larson (Faculty)
BC 20.27 Mary Mothersill (Faculty)
BC 20.28 Susan Riemer Sacks (Faculty)
BC 20.30 Lee Goodwin (Alumna) [Finding Aid]
BC 20.31 Margaret Holland (Faculty)
BC 20.32 Marion Haskell (Alumna) [Finding Aid]
BC 20.33 Flora Davidson (Alumna & Faculty) [Finding Aid]
BC 20.34 Idris Rossell (Alumna) [Finding Aid]
BC 20.35 Judith Smith (Alumna)
BC 20.36 Jean Miller Rich (Alumna)
Record Group 21:  Barnard Awards, Prizes and Scholarships [Finding Aid]
Record Group 22: Songbooks and Musical Scores
BC 22 Songbooks and Musical Scores [Finding Aid]
Record Group 23: Newspaper Clippings
BC 23 Newspaper Clippings Files [CLIO]
Record Group 24: Financial Records
BC 24 Financial Records - Ledgers [Finding Aid
BC 24.1 Emily O. Gibbes Papers [Finding Aid]
Record Group 26: War Service - World War I
BC 26 War Service - World War I [Inventory]
Record Group 27: War Service - World War II
BC 27 War Service - World War II [Finding Aid]
Record Group 28: Film Festivals
BC 28.1 Works By Women: A Film and Video Festival [Inventory]
Record Group 29: Barnard College Club
BC 29 Barnard College Club [CLIO]
Record Group 30: Barnard-Columbia Relations
BC 30 Barnard-Columbia Relations [Finding Aid]
Record Group 31: Seven College Career Services
BC 31 Seven College Career Services [Finding Aid]
Record Group 32: Calendar of Official Meetings
BC 32 Calendar of Official Meetings, 1923-1961 [Finding Aid]
Record Group 33: Honors Papers and Theses
BC 33 Honors Papers and Theses [Finding Aid]
Record Group 34: Faculty, Staff, and Visitors Biographical Files
BC 34 Faculty, Staff, Vistors - Biographical Files [Inventory] [CLIO]
Record Group 35: Administrative Scrapbooks
BC 35.1 Scrapbook of Social Activites, 1924-1953 [Finding Aid]
BC 35.2  Scrapbook of Bulletin Board Notices, 1899-1945 [CLIO]
BC 35.3 Scrapbook of Newspaper Clippings
BC 35.4 Scrapbook of Printed Bulletins, Notices and Invitations, 1935-1948
BC 35.5 Thusnelda Brettman (Staff)
BC 35.6 Gertrude Mary Hirst (Faculty) [CLIO]
Record Group 36: Programs for Non-Barnard College Students
BC 36.1 Pre-College Program [Inventory]
BC 36.2 Barnard College Essay Contest Records [Finding Aid]
Record Group 37: Student Clubs and Organizations
BC 37.1 Barnard College Student Government Association/Undergraduate Association records [Finding Aid]
BC 37.2 Barnard Organization of Soul Sisters (B.O.S.S.) [Finding Aid]
BC 37.3 Barnard Botantical Club [CLIO]
BC 37.4 Barnard Classical Club records, 1911-1920 [CLIO]
BC 37.5 Deutscher kreis records, 1926-1951 [CLIO]
BC 37.6 National Student Association [Finding Aid]
BC 37.7 WBAR Radio
BC 37.8 Young Women's Christian Association [CLIO]
BC 37.9 Junior Month [CLIO]
BC 37.10 Student Theater at Barnard (STAB)
BC 37.11 Education Confrontation Club
BC 37.12 Urban Studies Society
BC 37.13 McIntosh Activities Council (McAC)
BC 37.14 Barnard Folk Dance Group
BC 37.15 Event Fliers
BC 37.16 Barnard Suffragists
BC 37.17 Lesbians and Bisexuals in Action (LABIA)
BC 37.18 Model United Nations
BC 37.19 Glee Club
BC 37.20 Bacchantae
BC 37.21 Barnard Chapter of the College Settlements Association
BC 37.22 Debate Club - Debate Council
BC 37.23 Take Back the Night
BC 37.24 Alpha Omricon Pi
BC 37.25 Strike Coalition
BC 37.26 Gilbert and Sullivan Society
BC 37.27 La Societe Francaise de Barnard College
BC 37.28 Dance Club
BC 37.29 Craigie Club
BC 37.30 Students Helping Students
BC 37.31 Women's Collective
Record Group 38: Greek Games
BC 38 Greek Games [Finding Aid]
Record Group 39: Memorabilia
BC 39 Barnard Memorabilia [CLIO]
Record Group 40: Barnard Camp - Holly House
BC 40 Barnard Camp-Holly House [Inventory] [CLIO]
Record Group 41: American Woman's Association (AWA)
BC 41 American Woman's Association Records, 1911-1981 [Finding Aid]
Record Group 42: Columbia University
BC 42 Columbia University [Finding Aid]
Record Group 44: Diversity Collections
BC 44 Diversity Collections
Record Group 45: Seven College Vocational Workshops
BC 45 Seven College Vocational Workshops [CLIO]
Record Group 46: Audio Collections
BC 46 Audio Collections [Finding Aid]
Record Group 47: Linda LeClair
BC 47 Linda LeClair Collection [Inventory]
Record Group 48: Eleusinian Mysteries Book
BC 48 Eleusinian Mysteries Book [CLIO]
Record Group 49: Postcards
BC 49 Postcards [Inventory]

Special Collections

Collection Number Collection Name
SC.1 Art Collections [CLIO]
SC.3 Deutsch Collection of Rare Books (Offsite)
SC.4 Gabriela Mistral Collection [Finding Aid]
SC.5 Overbury Collection of American Women Authors' Letters, Manuscripts, and Books [Finding Aid]
SC.6 Barnard Rare Books Collection
SC.7 Freda Leinwand Collection [Finding Aid]
SC.8 Kitty Kolbert Casey vs. Planned Parenthood Collection [Inventory]
SC.9 Helene Gans Collection [Finding Aid]
SC.10.1 Barnard College Zine Collection [CLIO] [Zine Collection Website]
SC.10.2 Barnard College Zine Correspondence Collection [Finding Aid]
SC.10.3 Lauren Martin Zinester Ephemera Collection [Finding Aid]
SC.10.4 Julia Croon Zinester Ephemera Collection
SC.10.5 Zinester Diary Collection
SC 10.6 Sarah Jaffee Zinester Ephemera Collection
SC 10.8 Sarah From Zinester Ephemera Collection
SC 10.9 Marissa Falco Zinester Ephemera Collection
SC.11 Lida Orzek Collection of WWI and WWII Propaganda Posters [Finding Aid]
SC.12 Constance Krueger Contemporary Photography Collection
SC.13 Gloria Fokine Dance Collection
SC.14 American Ballet Theater and NYC Ballet Programs, Newsletters, and Repertory Notes [Finding Aid]
SC.15 Maggie Leigh Groff Abortion Control Act Records
SC.17 East End Women's Alliance Records [Finding Aid]