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Found in 32 Collections and/or Records:

Lucy T. Shoe Meritt papers

 Collection
Identifier: BMC-M50
Abstract 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
Found in: Bryn Mawr College

Emmy Noether materials

 Collection
Identifier: BMC.2012-15
Abstract

Born in Germany, Emmy Noether was a distinguished mathematician who immigrated to the United States as a refugee Jewish scholar in the 1930s where she took a teaching position at Bryn Mawr College. During the 1934-1935 academic year Noether taught one graduate level course in Algebra in the department of mathematics. Noether died suddenly in 1935 at the Bryn Mawr Hospital. The collection consists mainly of material written about Noether and memorializing Noether.

Dates: 1885 - 1935; Majority of material found within 1920 - 1935
Found in: Bryn Mawr College

Marcelle Parde materials

 Collection
Identifier: BMC-1976-20
Abstract

Marcelle Parde (1891-1945) was a Bryn Mawr College French professor and leader of a French Resistance unit in WWII. This collection includes miscellaneous correspondence, newspaper clippings, memorabilia, and official documents.

Dates: 1919 - 1994; Majority of material found within 1920 - 1950
Found in: Bryn Mawr College

Marion Edwards Park papers

 Collection
Identifier: BMC-RG1-DD3
Abstract Marion Edwards Park (1975-1960) graduated Bryn Mawr College in 1898. After continuing her studies at the University of Chicago, American School of Classical Studies in Athens, Colorado College, and Johns Hopkins University, she earned her PhD in classics from Bryn Mawr College in 1918. As president of Bryn Mawr College (1922-1942), she significantly increased enrollment, broadened the curriculum, and expanded cooperation with Haverford, Swarthmore, and the University of Pennsylvania. The...
Dates: 1922 - 1942
Found in: Bryn Mawr College

Esther B. Rhoads papers

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-1153
Abstract The papers of Esther Rhoads (1896-1979), a member of an influential Philadelphia Quaker family, Rhoads was a teacher, later head, of Friends Girls' School in Tokyo for over 50 years. She was also of great importance in work with Licensed Agencies for Relief in Asia and with the American Friends Service Committee, to assist Japanese-Americans affected by the War Relocation Act (forced removal and incarceration). Materials include correspondence, documents, typescripts and manuscripts,...
Dates: circa 1895-1979

Series I. Miscellaneous Biographical material, Personal Letters, Reprinted Information

 Series — Box 1
Abstract

This collection contains the subject files of Marion Edwards Park, president of Bryn Mawr College from 1922 to 1942.

Henrietta Baldwin Sperry papers

 Collection
Identifier: BMC-M99
Abstract Henrietta Baldwin Sperry was a student at Bryn Mawr from 1917-1921. This collection consists of approximately 1000 of her letters. Of those letters, most are written by her to her mother about her time applying to and attending Bryn Mawr College (1916-1921). The subjects of the letters include social life at Bryn Mawr, disease quarantines, the college war effort. The collection also contains letters to Henrietta from her friend and admirer, Sheldon Clarke, who wrote to her while he was...
Dates: 1916 - 1921
Found in: Bryn Mawr College

Mary Hamilton Swindler papers

 Collection
Identifier: BMC-2001-01
Abstract Born in Bloomington, Indiana in 1884, Mary Hamilton Swindler graduated from the University of Indiana in 1905 and received her master's degree from the same university in 1906. Swindler first came to Bryn Mawr College in 1906 as a graduate scholar in Greek. From 1912 until 1949 she taught Archaeology and Classics at the college. The collection consists of loose correspondence received from the Archaeology Department, scrapbooks and notebooks, miscellaneous correspondence and manuscript...
Dates: 1906 - 1949
Found in: Bryn Mawr College

Lily Ross Taylor papers

 Collection
Identifier: BMC-1974-05
Abstract

Lily Ross Taylor was Professor of Latin and Dean at Bryn Mawr College, Director of the American Academy in Rome, and a renowned Classicist. Her papers include lecture notes, correspondence, and personal memorabilia.

Dates: 1886 - 1969
Found in: Bryn Mawr College

Speer Family papers

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: BMC-M72
Abstract 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

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clippings (information artifacts) 3
letters (correspondence) 3
photograph albums 3
photographs 3
research notes 3
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Influenza Epidemic (1918-1919) 2
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African American youth -- Education -- Southern States 1
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American periodicals 1
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Art critics -- United States 1
Beijing (China) 1
Bergen County (N.J.) 1
Charities 1
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Child Labor -- New York (State) 1
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Human rights 1
Huntingdon County (Pa.) 1
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Japanese Americans -- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945 1
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Lakeville (Conn.) 1
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Northfield (Mass.) 1
Northfield Schools 1
Pennsylvania 1
Pennsylvania -- Politics and Government -- 1865-1950 1
Philippines 1
Phillips Academy 1
Pilots and pilotage 1
Princeton (N.J.) 1
Private schools -- Pennsylvania 1
Quakers -- Education -- Japan 1
Quakers -- Pennsylvania 1
Quakers -- Societies, etc. 1
Repatriation -- United States 1
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