Library Endowment Funds
FACULTY BOOK FUND IN HONOR OF FRANK AND HELEN BOYDEN
Established in 1968 by the faculty upon the retirement of Mr. and Mrs. Boyden, the fund supports the Frank L. Boyden Library.
CLASS OF 1961 FUND
Established in 1961 by the Class of 1961 to provide library books.
JOSHUA MARTIN DILL MEMORIAL FUND
Established in 1932 by Helen Dill Forbush P’31 and Colby Dill P’32 in memory of their father, a Boston area schoolmaster.
DONNELLEY FAMILY LIBRARY FUND
Established in 2000 by the Elliott Donnelley family, Thomas E. II ’51, James R.’53, David E. ’60 and Robert and Mrs. Ann S. Hardy P’51, ’53, ’60.
JOHN GUNTHER JR. MEMORIAL SCIENCE BOOK FUND
Established in 1958 by Mrs. Frances Gunther, the fund supports the purchase of advanced science books.
BENJAMIN C. HAVILAND BOOK FUND
Established in 1971 by Dr. Robert J. Flemma ’52.
GRACE M. HENRY BOOK FUND
Established in 1987 in honor of Mrs. Grace M. Henry, wife of Frank C.’43, and mother of Frank Jr. ’69 and B. Thomas ’72, the fund supports the purchase of books relating to poetry or natural sciences.
THOMAS WILLIAM JAFFE FUND
Established in 1967 by Mr. and Mrs. William B. Jaffe, parents of Thomas ’67.
JOAN AND WHITNEY LANDON BOOK FUND
Established in 1999 by Joan and S. Whitney Landon III, parents of S. Whitney Landon IV ’72.
THOMAS MIDDLETON LEVIS MEMORIAL FUND
Established in 1967 by Thomas M. Levis Jr. ’53 in memory of his father, the fund provides books in the area of English literature.
LIBRARY BOOK ENDOWMENT FUND
Established in 1987 for general purchases of books for the library.
LOCALIO ART BOOK FUND
Established in 1975 by Dr. and Mrs. Arthur Localio, parents of David ’74, and increased with a bequest of Dr. Localio, trustee 1986-1993, the fund supports the purchase of books and other library resources relating to art.
WALTER B. MAHONY LIBRARY FUND
Established in 1994 with a bequest from Walter B. “Bun” Mahony ’32, father of Walter B. Mahony III ’62.
BILLY ROSE FOUNDATION FUND
Established in 1981 with a grant from the Billy Rose Foundation.
J.M.A. SHELDON SCIENCE BOOK FUND
Established in 1939 as a specific legacy of the will of Mrs. Jennie Maria Arms Sheldon of Deerfield “for the purchase of scientific books.”
JULIAN C. SMITH JR. ’28 BOOK FUND
Established in 1998 by family and friends in memory of Julian S. Smith ’28, grandfather of Julian Smith Wassenaar ’98.
JAMES HUNTINGTON WHYTE MEMORIAL BOOK FUND
Established in 1968 by Baroness Maisie de Kerchove, grandmother of Michael Whyte ’59, this fund is named in honor of her son and Michael’s uncle.
FRANK M. WOZENCRAFT ’40 BOOK FUND
Established in 1997 with a bequest from Frank M. Wozencraft ’40