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Women in higher education

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: Papers of Women's Studies scholars, Women's History scholars, and other women active in academia, whether or not their study focused on women.

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Living U.S. Women's History Oral History Project oral histories

 Collection
Identifier: SSC-MS-00423
Abstract

The collection includes fifty-one oral histories of scholars of U.S. women's history. The interviews document the emergence and development of women's history as a discipline from 1960 to 2000, as well as the interviewees' professional and personal lives, their choices, and their intellectual commitments.

Dates of Materials: 2000-2005

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