Smallwood, Frank, 1927-2013

Smallwood, Frank, 1927-2013



Franklin Smallwood was born on June 24, 1927 in Ridgewood, New Jersey. He graduated from Dartmouth as a member of the Class of 1951 and earned his master's degree and PhD from Harvard. He returned to Dartmouth in 1957 as assistant to President John Sloan Dickey, a position he held until 1959 when he became a member of the faculty of the government department. In addition to his faculty appointment, Professor Smallwood held a number of administrative positions including vice president and dean for student affairs and director of the Rockefeller Center for Public Policy and the Social Sciences. He retired from Dartmouth in 1988.

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Frank Smallwood papers

Identifier: MS-900
Date(s): 1957 to 1992

Frank Smallwood, professor of government. Born in 1927. Dartmouth College Class of 1951. Consist of reports, articles, magazines and booklets related to his work as assistant to the president of Dartmouth College and director of the Dartmouth Public Affairs Center.

Oral history interview with Franklin Smallwood

Identifier: DOH-50
Date(s): 2003-03-11 to 2003-04-22
Scope and Contents

The oral history interview of Franklin Smallwood is comprised of audiocassette recordings and an indexed transcript of the recordings. The interview was conducted by Mary Donin during March and April 2003. The entire interview runs for approximately five hours and covers his undergraduate years and his faculty and administrative career at Dartmouth, serving under four presidents.