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Beard, Mary Ritter

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1876 August 05-1958 August 14 - 1958-08-14

Biography

Occupations: Historian; Archivist; Women's rights activist.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Mary Ritter Beard papers

 Collection
Identifier: SSC-MS-00013
Abstract Historian, archivist, and women's rights activist. The Mary Ritter Beard papers primarily document the organization and dissolution of the World Center for Women's Archives, which Beard founded, as well as the founding of both the Sophia Smith Collection at Smith College and the Schlesinger Library at Radcliffe College, both women's history archives. Materials include correspondence, writings, photographs, and books. Correspondents include Dorothy Brush; Ethel Weed; prominent Japanese...
Dates of Materials: 1915 - 1977