Series Descriptions

Series V. Speeches and writings (non-Williams) (1956-94) is divided into two subseries: Speeches and writings, and Notes and readings.

Subseries A. Speeches and writings consists of all of Sawyer's writings and speeches not relating to Williams College. These include his work on American economic history, twentieth-century France, foundations, and education. Materials that Sawyer may or may not have used in his speeches and writings as background or support are also included. Organization is chronological.

Subseries B. Notes and readings consists of annotated readings, notes on education and foundations, lists of books to read, and humorous quotes and clippings.

Series I. Early Years
Series II. Williams College
Series III. Mellon Foundation
Series IV. Consulting, Boards, Etc.
Series VI. Honors and Awards

John E. Sawyer (1917-1995) Papers,

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