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Dartmouth College, Parkhurst Hall Seizure records May Be Restricted

Identifier: DA-22

  • Staff Only


The collection contains correspondence, drafts, statements, clippings, reports, petitions, lists, and court orders documenting the response to the student seizure of offices on Parkhurst Hall, comprising an artificial collection of records from various College offices, primarily records from the Dean of the College, concerning the student takeover of offices in Parkhurst Hall, their arrest by civil authorities, and subsequent College disciplinary action. Includes files of Deans Thaddeus Seymour and Carroll Brewster, and of the College Committee on Standing and Conduct (CCSC) as well as records relating to the actions of Dartmouth professors Strauss and Knapp during the take over.


  • 1969 - 1970

Conditions Governing Access

Access to student records restricted.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission from Dartmouth College Required for Publication or Reproduction.


1 linear ft. (2 boxes)

2 Digital File(s)

Language of Materials


Additional Description

Related Materials

Oral histories with College administrators, a student thesis, a cassette recording of the takeover, and DA-8, Series 1714, Records of the Dean of the College. Legal and disciplinary records appear in other College records.

Part of the Rauner Library Archives and Manuscripts Repository

6065 Webster Hall
Hanover NH 03755 USA

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