The collection consists of programs, invitations, speeches, correspondence, newspaper clippings, press releases, guest lists, photographs, audiotapes, videotapes, and memorabilia relating to anniversary celebrations at Wheelock. Series VII and IX contain fundraising brochures and campaign reports. In addition, Series V includes congratulatory telegrams, one from actress Margaret Hamilton Meserve ’23, and a gold-embossed blue leather guest book embellished with original watercolors and bearing the autographs of those present at the fiftieth anniversary dinner.
Further information about alumni involvement in anniversary celebrations may be found in Collection 16D. Alumnae Association Events and Programs, Series IV: Anniversaries. The Seventy-Fifth Anniversary Fund and the Centennial Campaign are both further documented in Collection 5. Development.
Series I: Founder's Day
Series II: Twenty-Fifth Anniversaries
Series III: Thirty-Fifth Anniversary
Series IV: Fortieth Anniversary
Series V: Fiftieth Anniversary
Series VI: Sixtieth Anniversary
Series VII: Seventy-Fifth Anniversary
Series VIII: Ninetieth Anniversary
Series IX: Centennial