Catherine Brinton Cary papers
Scope and Contents
The collection is comprised of a single folder of papers related to Catherine Brinton Cary, and includes a copy of a short book entitled "Ibaraki Here and There," about a trip to Japan; a poem composed on the death of Charles Fisher (1829); and a typed "Chronology of Her Life" by Edith Sharpless.
- 1829, 1930
- Cary, Catherine Brinton (Person)
The collection is open for research use.
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Cathy Cary was born in Richmond, Indiana, in 1924. Her family moved to Pendle Hill, where her parents served as co-directors. Cary attended Westtown Boarding School and Antioch College, where she studied psychology and occupational therapy. She met her husband, John Richard Cary, at a Quaker Meeting in Baltimore, in the early 1950s. They moved to Haverford, Pennsylvania, where her husband taught German at Haverford College. She died in 2016.
The collection contains papers related to Catherine Brinton Cary.
Processed by Kara Flynn; completed March, 2016.
- Catherine Brinton Cary papers, 1829, 1930
- Kara Flynn
- March, 2016
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