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Lucy Evans Chew diaries and papers

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Identifier: BMC-M90
Overview Lucy Evans Chew graduated from Bryn Mawr College in 1918. Shortly after her graduation, she married Samuel Chew, an English professor at Bryn Mawr. For the majority of their married life, the Chews remained in the area surrounding Bryn Mawr. The Lucy Evans Chew Collection is primarily comprised of 58 volumes of her diaries from the years from 1920 to 1968. The diaries include descriptions of her daily life, her association with the college, her travels, and her reflections on her life.
Dates: 1912 - 1967
Found in: Bryn Mawr College

Jean Scobie Davis papers

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Identifier: BMC-M85
Overview Jean Scobie Davis, a 1914 graduate of Bryn Mawr College, taught economics and sociology at Agnes Scott College, Vassar College, Pierce College, Wells College and the American Women’s College in Beirut. A lifetime interest in prison reform resulted in her work at the New York State Correctional Facility in Bedford Hills, New York.The Jean Scobie Davis papers is a collection consisting largely of Jean Scobie Davis’ diaries and correspondence covering nearly all stages of her life....
Dates: 1892 - 1985
Found in: Bryn Mawr College

Olivia Stokes Hatch papers

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Identifier: BMC-M86
Abstract The Olivia Stokes Hatch papers reveal the relief work of women during the early 20th century, as well as family relationships, largely illustrated through extensive family correspondence. Olivia Stokes Hatch (1908-1983) was born in New Haven, CT and attended Bryn Mawr College from 1925 to 1930. Prior to her marriage she was very active with the American Red Cross and American Conferences of Social Work. In 1939, Olivia Phelps Stokes married John Davis Hatch, Jr. an art collector, consultant,...
Dates: 1859 - 1993
Found in: Bryn Mawr College

Mary Garrett family papers

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Identifier: BMC-1970-01
Overview Mary Elizabeth Garrett (1854-1915), a wealthy philanthropist, championed women's education by founding the Bryn Mawr School in Baltimore, Maryland, helping to finance Bryn Mawr College in Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania, and ensuring that women were admitted to the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. Her family was prominent in Baltimore society and this allowed her to pursue her philanthropic activities. She was an active suffragist and financially helped that cause until her death in 1915....
Dates: 1874 - 1915
Found in: Bryn Mawr College

Lucy T. Shoe Meritt papers

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Identifier: BMC-M50
Overview Lucy T. Shoe Meritt (1906- 2003) was an acclaimed archaeologist, scholar, teacher and editor who received her B.A, M.A, and Ph.D degrees from Bryn Mawr. During her life time, Shoe Meritt taught at Mount Holyoke College and the University of Texas at Austin, was a fellow at the American Academy of Rome, and served as the Editor of Publications for the American School of Classical Studies in Athens. Additionally, she was a member of the Institute for Advanced Study and the American Institute of...
Dates: 1888 - 2003
Found in: Bryn Mawr College

Speer Family papers

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Identifier: BMC-M72
Overview The Speer Family papers represent four generations of that family, with the bulk of material attributed to the last two generations, especially Robert Elliott Speer and his wife and three of his five children: Emma Bailey, Elliott, Margaret Bailey, and William Speer. The family was active in the Presbyterian Church, serving that institution in a variety of different capacities. The children, in addition to their religious roles, held prominent positions in academic administration. The...
Dates: 1802 - 1982; Majority of material found within 1883 - 1943
Found in: Bryn Mawr College

Dorothy Burr Thompson diaries and papers

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Identifier: BMC-2010-14
Overview Dorothy Burr Thompson (1900 – 2001) was a prominent archaeologist who graduated from Bryn Mawr in 1923. She specialized in Greek terracotta. Burr Thompson and her husband, Homer A. Thompson, were both heavily involved with the American School of Classical Studies in Athens. The collection includes her diaries, personal correspondence, and professional papers. It also includes contains both personal and research related photographs and postcards.
Dates: 1912 - 1991
Found in: Bryn Mawr College

Andrew H. Woods papers

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Identifier: BMC-M78
Overview Andrew H. Woods (1872 – 1956) became vice president of Canton College in Canton, China in 1899. He maintained his association with Canton College throughout the Boxer Rebellion and the dethronement of the Manchu Dynasty. Woods moved back and forth between China and the United States with his wife, Fanny Sinclair, who graduated from Bryn Mawr in 1901. In 1929, the couple and their children settled in Iowa. In Iowa, Woods worked as a professor and practitioner of neurology and psychology. ...
Dates: 1885 - 1956
Found in: Bryn Mawr College

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Bryn Mawr College 5
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American School of Classical Studies at Athens 2
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Bailey, Emma Harriet Doll 1
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Barbour, Constance Speer 1
Bryn Mawr Summer School for Women Workers in Industry 1
Cadbury, Emma 1
Canton Christian College 1
Chew, Lucy Evans 1
Chew, Samuel Claggett 1
Cratty, Mabel 1
Davis, Jean Scobie 1
Davis, John D., 1854-1926 1
Davis, Marguerite Scobie 1
Dodge, Grace H. (Grace Hoadley) 1
Eliot, Charles William 1
Fosdick, Harry Emerson 1
Garrett, John W. (John Work), 1820-1884 1
Garrett, Mary Elizabeth 1
Garrett, Rachel Anne Harrison 1
Garrett, Robert 1
Garrett, Thomas Harrison 1
Goldman, Hetty, 1881-1972 1
Hatch, David Lindley 1
Hatch, Gethel Gregg 1
Hatch, John Davis, Jr., d. 1996 1
Hatch, Olivia Stokes, 1908-1983 1
Hawkes, Sarah Belknap Sherwood 1
Herr, Helen 1
Hesperia 1
Hoover, Herbert, 1874-1964 1
Hotchkiss School 1
International Federation of University Women 1
Iowa State Medical Society 1
Iowa. Dept. of Health 1
Iowa. University. College of Medicine 1
Jones, Mary Hoxie 1
McMurtrie, Clara 1
Mellink, Machteld J. (Machteld Johanna) 1
Meritt, Benjamin Dean 1
Meritt, Lucy T. Shoe 1
Mitchell, Anna V.S. 1
Mitchell, Clarence Blair, b. 1865 1
Mitchell, Clarence Green 1
Moody, Paul D. (Paul Dwight), 1879-1947 1
Moody, William R. (William Revell) 1
Moore, Marianne 1
Morrow, Elizabeth Cutter 1
Mount Holyoke College 1
National American Woman Suffrage Association 1
New York State Reformatory for Women (Bedford Hills, N.Y.) 1
Philippides, Mary Zelia Pease 1
Pierce College (Athens, Greece) 1
Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A. 1
Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A.. Board of Foreign Missions 1
Princeton Theological Seminary 1
Princeton University 1
Robert Garrett & Sons 1
Rockefeller, John D. (John Davison) 1
Rosenberg, Anna M. 1
Royden, A. Maude (Agnes Maude), 1876-1956 1
Ruggles, Alma 1
Russell, Alys Whitall Pearsall 1
Russell, Edith Finch 1
Sinclair, Agnes 1
Sinclair, Amy 1
Sinclair, Carol 1
Sinclair, Caroline 1
Sinclair, Elsie 1
Sinclair, Fanny 1
Sinclair, Rob 1
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Smith College 1
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Speer, Charlotte (Holly) 1
Speer, E.S. (Edward Stewart) 1
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Speer, Victor 1
Speer, William 1
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Stevenson, Adlai E. (Adlai Ewing), 1900-1965 1
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