NOTE: this page is currently under construction by the History and Archival Research Working Group.
Hollins Day 2017
These materials were presented as part of Hollins Day, February 23, 2017, in a program section titled “Voices from Our Past”:
Spinster Yearbooks 2019
In April 2019, Hollins President Pareena Lawrence decided to temporarily remove online access to some issues of The Spinster, the Hollins yearbook, from the Hollins Digital Commons. The statements below outline the position of the Working Group, the Wyndham Robertson Library and other campus departments and groups:
Click here to read the April 3 statement by members of the Working Group and the Wyndham Robertson Library Staff.
Click here to read April 2 statement by Pareena Lawrence, Hollins University President.
Click here to read a statement of support from the Society of American Archivists.
Click here to read a statement of support from the American Library Association and the Virginia Library Association.
Click here to read a statement of support from Hollins students.
Click here to read April 10 statement by Pareena Lawrence, Hollins University President, regarding the yearbooks’ restoration.
Click here to read a statement of support from the Hollins Teaching Faculty.
Blackface: a Guide to Educational Information created by the Working Group and the Library.