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Van Voris, Jacqueline



  • Existence: 1922 November 11

AM Class of 1975.

Occupations: Biographer; Historian.

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Committee of Correspondence records

Identifier: SSC-MS-00340
Overview International women's organization. The records include extensive official correspondence (1952-69) as well as hundreds of letters to and from correspondents throughout the world documenting the work of the organization. In addition there are official records; minutes; complete files of multi-lingual publications entitled "Community Action Series" and "Meeting Community Needs;" miscellaneous publications; conferences and workshop material; circa 150 photographs; oral history transcripts,...
Dates of Materials: 1952-1989; Majority of material found within 1952-1971

Jackie Pritzen interviewed by Jacqueline Van Voris (3), 1990-03-22, 1990-05-03, 1990-06-23

 File — Box: 28
Scope and Contents From the Collection: A majority of The Department of Education and Child Study records contain Campus School material, including Advisory Board files, curriculum material, minutes, budgets, Treasurer's reports, Annual Fund information, Board of Counselors records, correspondence and bulletins. The collection also contains photos and an oral history project.
Dates of Materials: 1990-03-22, 1990-05-03, 1990-06-23

Jacqueline Van Voris papers

Identifier: SSC-MS-00166
Overview Biographer and Historian. This small collection primarily contains reseach materials for Van Voris's books. Included are audio tapes and transcripts of oral history interviews conducted with Mildred Adams Kenyon, Mary Gray Peck Koehler, Mildred Scott Olmstead, Alice Loomis Clayton, and Louisa K. Fast, some with related correspondence and other materials, such as photographs of suffragist Carrie Chapman Catt. Also included is Van Voris's typed, unpublished manuscript "Quiet Victory: The Waves in...
Dates of Materials: 1944-1987

Oral history interviews conducted by Jacqueline Van Voris [master and use copies of audiotapes]

Scope and Contents From the Series: This series provides a rather fragmentary overview of Katharine Brand's career and private life. Entries for biographical directories and newspaper clippings outline the bare bones of her career, and transcripts of interviews with a co-worker and family flesh it out, as well as providing anecdotal personal information. Her autobiographical writings provide some insight into the emotional life of her childhood and adolescence. Information here about her time at Smith College and at Katharine...

Smith Centennial Study Oral History Project records

Identifier: CA-MS-00090
Overview The Smith Centennial Study was an oral history project undertaken as part of Smith College's centennial celebration. The project culminated with the publication of the book, College: A Smith Mosaic. The purpose of the study was to provide a source of information about the importance of education in women's lives. Smith alumnae were interviewed, their observations were recorded on tape and the tapes were transcribed. The collection includes clippings, reports to...
Dates of Materials: 1897-1979