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Bryn Mawr College

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Found in 16 Collections and/or Records:

Phyllis Pray Bober papers

 Collection
Identifier: BMC-2004-08
Overview Phyllis Pray Bober (b. 1920) received her B.A. from Wellesley College in 1941. In 1973 she accepted the position of Dean of the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences at Bryn Mawr College which she held until 1980. Bober's life long interest in culinary history led to courses, "historical banquets", and a book: Art, Culture, and Cuisine: Ancient and Medieval Gastronony. The collection consist of miscellaneous materials on Bober's career, miscellaneous research notes, typescripts, materials...
Dates: 1940 - 2002

Grace de Laguna papers

 Series
Identifier: BMC-1994-01
Overview

Grace de Laguna was a professor of Philosophy at Bryn Mawr, a past president of the American Philosophical Association, and mother of Frederica de Laguna, the noted anthropologist. This collection consists of Personal Material, Correspondence, Reprints, and Typescripts.

Dates: 1899 - 1969

Dorothy Foster papers

 Item
Identifier: BMC-12H-Foster-1904
Overview Dorothy Foster was a student at Bryn Mawr from 1900-1904. The papers consist of her letters written by Foster to her mother, Genevieve Stimpson, during her junior and senior years of college (1902-1904). The letters primarily concern her school work, her duties as class president, news about the college, guests she hosted, and lectures she attended. They are arranged in folders by date, with the exception of the first folder of miscellaneous items including academic records and an essay...
Dates: 1902 - 1904

Friends Freedmen's Association Records

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG4-024
Overview Friends' Freedmen's Association was an organization of Philadelphia Quakers founded in 1863 as Friends' Association of Philadelphia and Its Vicinity, for the Relief of Colored Freemen. Its purpose was to provide relief and education to formerly enslaved people during and after the Civil War. The name was changed circa 1873. From 1947-1955 the Association supported black students in schools and summer work camps. From 1955-1970 the income from investments was used to provide grants for...
Dates: 1863-1982

Nathalie Gookin papers

 Collection
Identifier: A82-39
Abstract Nathalie Gookin was a student at Bryn Mawr from 1916-1920. Her collection consists of daily letters written to her parents and aunt during her time in college, as well as some letters from before she matriculated and some from after she graduated. She was admitted to Bryn Mawr with a $100 Western States Scholarship at the age of sixteen and she was the youngest person in the college. She lived in Rockefeller dorm all four years, majored in English and Latin, and graduated 5th in her class,...
Dates: 1916 - 1920

Anna Marcet Haldeman-Julius papers

 Collection
Identifier: BMC-M123
Overview

This collection contains correspondence, calling cards, invitations and obituaries from Anna Marcet Haldeman-Julius (1887-1941, Bryn Mawr College Class of 1909). She was good friends with Marianne Moore and worked as an activist/author alongside her husband Emmanuel Haldeman-Julius (1889-1951).

Dates: 1904 - 1951; Majority of material found within 1904 - 1908

Helen Clements Kirk papers

 Collection
Identifier: A12-45
Abstract Helen Clements Kirk was a student at Bryn Mawr from 1888-1892. She studied History and Economics. This collection consists of papers belonging to Helen and her family, particularly her mother, Emma Newbold Clements, and her father, Samuel Clements. Most of the collection consists of correspondence from Helen to her mother, which spans two decades, 1888-1908. In her letters from college, Helen writes about her social life, academics, professors, and events on campus. In letters written after...
Dates: 1881 - 1917

Katharine Elizabeth McBride papers

 Collection
Identifier: BMC-1970-03
Overview

The papers of Katharine Elizabeth McBride contain the office files and correspondence and some personal files of Katharine Elizabeth McBride who was president of Bryn Mawr College from 1942 to 1970.

Dates: 1942 - 1976

Lucy T. Shoe Meritt papers

 Collection
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...
Dates: 1888 - 2003

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Women's colleges -- Archives 5
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Women college students -- China 3
Women's colleges 3
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Preparatory schools -- United States 2
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Schools -- Pennsylvania 2
World War, 1939-1945 2
research notes 2
African American youth -- Education -- Southern States 1
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African Americans -- Education -- Virginia 1
African Americans -- Services for -- Southern States 1
American periodicals 1
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Beijing (China) 1
Bergen County (N.J.) 1
Charities 1
Charities -- Pennsylvania 1
Charities -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia 1
China -- History -- 20th Century 1
China -- History -- Republic, 1912-1949 1
Chinese Students 1
Classicists 1
College students -- United States -- Diaries 1
College teachers -- China -- Correspondence 1
Concentration camps 1
Education -- Southern States 1
France 1
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Greece 1
Huntingdon County (Pa.) 1
Iran 1
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Lakeville (Conn.) 1
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Nonprofit organizations -- Southern States 1
Northfield (Mass.) 1
Northfield Schools 1
Pennsylvania -- Politics and Government -- 1865-1950 1
Phillips Academy 1
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Philosophy -- Study and teaching 1
Princeton (N.J.) 1
Private schools -- Pennsylvania 1
Quakers -- Pennsylvania 1
Quakers -- Societies, etc. 1
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Sino-Japanese War, 1937-1945 1
Society of Friends -- Charities -- Records and correspondence 1
Society of Friends -- Education 1
Trade schools -- Virginia 1
Travel 1
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- African Americans 1
United States -- Politics and government -- 1869-1877 1
Women -- Education -- China 1
Women -- Societies and clubs 1
Women in charitable work 1
Women in charitable work -- Pennsylvania 1
World War, 1914-1918 -- War work -- Young Men's Christian Associations 1
clippings (information artifacts) 1
family papers 1
manuscripts (documents) 1
newsletters 1
notebooks 1
pamphlets 1
photograph albums 1
postcards 1
publications (documents) 1
speeches (documents) 1
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