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Women -- Education (Higher) -- United States

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 25 Collections and/or Records:

Correspondence from Marjory Gane (class of 1901) to her family, 1897-09-25

 Item — Box 1608: [Barcode: 310183630238151], Folder: 2
Scope and Contents

Addressing her letter to "home ones," Marjory writes about Chapel and her classes in French, Bible and English. She is renting her school books to save on expenses, and explains how bills are paid on campus at the treasurer's office. The letter includes details about people she has met, life in Hubbard House, decorating of her room and her relationship with her roommate, Caroline.

Dates of Materials: 1897-09-25

Correspondence from Marjory Gane (class of 1901) to her mother and father, Sarah Jones and Thomas Gane, 1897-09-28

 Item — Box 1608: [Barcode: 310183630238151], Folder: 2
Scope and Contents

Marjory feels fortunate that she has not been as homesick as some of her peers. She went to Leeds, West Farms and Florence with the walking-club, and has been to visit Charlotte Dering and Mrs. O'Neill. Marjory also writes about playing the violin, attending Edwards Church, and all of the classmates she has met.

Dates of Materials: 1897-09-28

Correspondence from Marjory Gane (class of 1901) to her mother, Sarah Jones, 1897-09-28

 Item — Box 1608: [Barcode: 310183630238151], Folder: 2
Scope and Contents In response to letters from her mother and her sister Gertrude, Marjory discusses her French class, the cost of a couch-cover for her bed and books for school, her stained duck skirt, a Freshman physcial exam, basketball, music, the people she has met including teachers, and the Freshman Frolic. Marjory was glad to get the items Gertrude sent her, particularly her glasses. The letter includes details about the election of class officers, a bicycle ride to Easthampton with Beatrice Pickett,...
Dates of Materials: 1897-09-28

Correspondence from Marjory Gane (class of 1901) to her mother, Sarah Jones, 1897-10-24

 Item — Box 1608: [Barcode: 310183630238151], Folder: 3
Scope and Contents

Marjory thanks her family for their letters, her father for the check for $20, and notes that she received a package from Aunt Lizzie Jones. Marjory writes about basketball, the Chicago Club hosting an event called a "german," Sundays, music, a mass meeting of all the classes that was interrupted by a visit from the Governor, and her classes in Harmony, Latin and English. Letter addressed to "Mamma."

Dates of Materials: 1897-10-24

Correspondence from Marjory Gane (class of 1901) to her mother, Sarah Jones, 1897-11-03

 Item — Box 1608: [Barcode: 310183630238151], Folder: 3
Scope and Contents

Marjory inquires about her father's eastward travels to West Newton; whether he might stop to visit Northampton, and writes about various people and events including dances and teas. She talks about her studies and gym class. Letter addressed to "Mamma."

Dates of Materials: 1897-11-03

Correspondence from Marjory Gane (class of 1901) to her mother, Sarah Jones, 1899-11-05

 Item — Box 1608: [Barcode: 310183630238151], Folder: 14
Scope and Contents

Concerning her Phsycology paper, pouring at a freshman tea, coaching basketball, an interview with Marjory's music teacher Professor Sleeper, and her English teacher Miss Jordan.

Dates of Materials: 1899-11-05

Correspondence from Marjory Gane (class of 1901) to sister, Gertrude Gane (class of 1894), 1900-04-03

 Item — Box 1608: [Barcode: 310183630238151], Folder: 15
Scope and Contents

Concerning dramatics rehearsals, working on English themes, a basketball game, the Monthly wanting to print something that Marjory wrote, and a visit to Mrs. Hopkins and Mrs. Briscoe in Amherst. Marjory was glad to get the picture of her mother, and is looking forward to spring break.The first page of this letter is absent.

Dates of Materials: 1900-04-03

Correspondence from Marjory Gane (class of 1901) to sister, Gertrude Gane (class of 1894), 1897-09-22

 Item — Box 1608: [Barcode: 310183630238151], Folder: 2
Scope and Contents

Marjory writes to her sister about her French examination, the decorating of her room, playing the violin, meals in their house, repairs to her bicycle, and the classmates she has met. She remarks on how many people note her as "Gertrude Gane's sister." Marjory was delighted to receive Gertrude's letter and asks her to send her a few things.

Dates of Materials: 1897-09-22

Correspondence from Marjory Gane (class of 1901) to sister, Gertrude Gane (class of 1894), 1897-10-26

 Item — Box 1608: [Barcode: 310183630238151], Folder: 3
Scope and Contents

Marjory writes about her relationships with classmates, teachers and others, including Mrs. Terry, Isabel, Anna Thorne, Ethel Gates, Miss Berenson, Miss Bradford, Mrs. Woodruff, and Miss Wood. She talks about the Chicago Club german and the basketball scrub teams.

Dates of Materials: 1897-10-26

diary, 1910

 File — Box 1835: [Barcode: 310183630238490], Folder: 2
Scope and Contents

Hart-Lester Harris gives a brief account of each day in 1910, her freshman/sophomore year at Smith College. Harris writes of school work, friendships, clothing, events and day-to-day happenings in her life. Notable events include seeing Halley's comet, and the inauguation of Smith College President Marion Le Roy Burton.

Dates of Materials: 1910

diary, 1911

 File — Box 1835: [Barcode: 310183630238490], Folder: 2
Scope and Contents

Hart-Lester Harris gives a brief account of each day in 1911, her sophomore/junior year at Smith College. Harris writes of school work, friendships, clothing, events and day-to-day happenings in her life. Events of note include the announcement to name the auditorium "John M. Greene."

Dates of Materials: 1911

diary, 1912

 File — Box 1835: [Barcode: 310183630238490], Folder: 3
Scope and Contents

Hart-Lester Harris gives a brief account of each day in 1912, her junior/senior year at Smith College. Harris writes of school work, friendships, clothing, events and day-to-day happenings in her life. Events of note include the death of her brother, Ches, and her Junior Prom.

Dates of Materials: 1912

diary, 1913

 File — Box 1835: [Barcode: 310183630238490], Folder: 3
Scope and Contents

Hart-Lester Harris gives a brief account of each day in 1913, the end of her senior year at Smith College, and the summer and fall following. Harris writes of school work, friendships, clothing, events and day-to-day happenings in her life. Events of note include her graduation.

Dates of Materials: 1913

Education collection

 Collection
Identifier: SSC-MS-00446
Abstract

The Education Collection includes bibliographies, reports, papers, articles, biographies, textbooks, teaching materials, pamphlets, newspaper clippings, conference programs, proposals, scholarly papers, course syllabi and correspondence pertaining to women's education.

Dates of Materials: 1785 - 2005; Majority of material found within 1970s

Letter from Lucy Watson Davis to Elizabeth Crocker Lawrence, 1881-11-29 - 1881-11-30

 Item — Box 1408: [Barcode: 310183630220142], Folder: 10
Scope and Contents

Elizabeth's stepmother chides her for not taking more rest during her vacation. She speculates about Elizabeth's future after graduating from Smith, and talks about Elizabeth's planned trip to England in the summer. She also writes about tablecloths, music, a preacher at church, and various other updates on people and happenings at home.

Dates of Materials: 1881-11-29 - 1881-11-30

Mary Louise Foster Papers

 Collection
Identifier: CA-MS-00100
Abstract

Professor of Chemistry, Director of the International Institute for Girls in Spain. Collection contains biographical material, publications, photographs, scrapbooks, and newspaper clippings.

Dates of Materials: 1885 - 1960

memorabilia book, 1897 - 1901

 File — Box 1609: [Barcode: 310183630238169], Folder: 20
Scope and Contents

A memorabilia book spanning the years of Marjory Gane's undergraduate career. It includes letters, photographs, pictures, cards, programs for events, ticket stubs, newspaper clippings, a small notebook, and other miscellanous items of remembrance.

Dates of Materials: 1897 - 1901

memorabilia book, 1912 - 1913

 File — Box 1835.2: [Barcode: 310183630238516]
Scope and Contents

A memorabilia book of Hart-Lester Harris, from her junior and senior years at Smith College. It includes notes, photographs, programs for events, newspaper clippings, and other small items of remembrance.

Dates of Materials: 1912 - 1913

memorabilia book, 1910 - 1911

 File — Box 1835.1: [Barcode: 310183630238508]
Scope and Contents

A memorabilia book of Hart-Lester Harris, from her freshman and sophomore years at Smith College. It includes notes, photographs, programs for events, newspaper clippings, and other small items of remembrance.

Dates of Materials: 1910 - 1911

Photo Album, 1882 - 1883

 File — Box 1412.1: [Barcode: 310183630220175]
Scope and Contents

Includes photographs of faculty, staff, and fellow classmates at Smith College.

Dates of Materials: 1882 - 1883

photograph album, 1910 - 1911

 File — Box 1835.1: [Barcode: 310183630238508]
Scope and Contents

Pages from a photograph album of Hart-Lester Harris, from her undergraduate careeer at Smith College from 1910 to 1913.

Dates of Materials: 1910 - 1911

Scrapbook, 1880 - 1881

 File — Box 1410: [Barcode: 310183630219334], Folder: 48
Scope and Contents A scrapbook of Elizabeth Crocker Lawrence from 1880-1881, her first year at Smith College as a sophomore. It includes diary entries chronicling events and amusing anecdotes, articles, poems, programs for concerts and events, scripts for plays written by Lawrence, songs, notes for academic classes, exam booklets, class schedules by term, cards, invitations, telegrams, bills, ticket stubs, and various other ephemera for remembering events such as small pieces of fabric and pressed flowers....
Dates of Materials: 1880 - 1881

Scrapbook, 1881 - 1882

 File — Box 1410: [Barcode: 310183630219334], Folder: 49
Scope and Contents A scrapbook of Elizabeth Crocker Lawrence from 1880-1881, her first year at Smith College as a sophomore. It includes diary entries chronicling events and amusing anecdotes, articles, scripts for plays, poems, programs for concerts and events, notes for academic classes, bills, exam booklets, class schedules by term, cards, invitations, telegrams, ticket stubs, and various other ephemera for remembering events such as small pieces of fabric and pressed flowers. Events recorded in the...
Dates of Materials: 1881 - 1882

Scrapbook, 1882 - 1883

 File — Box 1411: [Barcode: 310183630219284], Folder: 51
Scope and Contents A scrapbook of Elizabeth Crocker Lawrence from 1882-1883, her senior year at Smith College. It includes diary entries chronicling events and amusing anecdotes, articles, poems, programs for concerts and events, songs, notes for academic classes, exam booklets, class schedules by term, cards, invitations, letters, drawings, and various other ephemera for remembering events such as small pieces of fabric and pressed flowers. Events recorded in the scrapbook include class elections, Alpha,...
Dates of Materials: 1882 - 1883

Tucker Pamella Farley papers

 Collection
Identifier: SSC-MS-00676
Abstract Author; Labor organizer; Lesbian activist; Professor, English; Professor, Women's Studies. The papers contain materials from her academic career and study groups. Most material is related to Marxist Feminist Group 1 (MF 1) which include an extensive amount of discussion notes, minutes, planning materials, and publications. The group's topics ranged significantly over the years, and have included socialism, homophobia, racism, and postmodernism. Some records also exist of her participation in...
Dates of Materials: 1862 - 2014; Majority of material found within 1969 - 2014