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Education

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: Collections documenting the experiences of teachers, elementary and secondary students, and activists in education.

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Ellen Henrietta Swallow Richards papers

 Collection
Identifier: SSC-MS-00130
Abstract

Ellen Richards was a chemist and professor. She taught analysis of water, sewage, and air, and devised the first water purity tests. Involved in home economics movement, Richards introduced ideas of nutritious lunches in schools and systematic domestic science instruction. Materials include photographs, correspondence, notes and writings.

Dates of Materials: 1882 - 1974

Virginia Gildersleeve International Fund records

 Collection
Identifier: SSC-MS-00354
Abstract International organization. Records of officers, Board of Trustees and directors, and annual meetings make up approximately half of the collection. Correspondence and memoranda are extensive. The other half consists of files of various committees, including the Project Grants Committee, whose members screen grant applications and semi-annually recommend the most promising ones to the Board of Trustees and directors for funding. Records of the Virginia Gildersleeve International Fund (VGIF)...
Dates of Materials: 1969 - 2012