Schlesinger, Elizabeth Bancroft

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Historian and civic worker (Ohio State University, Columbus, B.A., 1910) Schlesinger was chairman of the Committee on Education of the Cambridge (Mass.) League of Women Voters, on the board of the American Association of University Women of Boston, the Cambridge Public Library, and the Radcliffe Women's Archives (which became the Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America), and wrote articles and gave talks on women's history. She married historian Arthur Meier Schlesinger; they had two sons.

From the description of Papers, 1910-1977 (inclusive). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 232006833

Historian and civic worker, Elizabeth Bancroft Schlesinger was the wife of Harvard history professor, Arthur Meier Schlesinger. The Schlesinger Library was named in their honor.

From the description of Papers, 1966, n.d. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 232007240

From the description of Papers of Elizabeth Bancroft Schlesinger, 1933-1963 (inclusive). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 543377913

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creatorOf Schlesinger, Elizabeth Bancroft, 1886-1977. Papers of Elizabeth Bancroft Schlesinger, 1933-1963 (inclusive). Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America‏
creatorOf Schlesinger, Elizabeth Bancroft, 1886-1977. Papers, 1910-1977 (inclusive). Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America‏
referencedIn Evans, Elizabeth Glendower, 1856-1937. Papers, 1859-1944 (bulk: 1882-1944) Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America‏
referencedIn Records of The Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America, 1942-2011 Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America‏
referencedIn Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America. Records of the Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America, 1942-2003 (inclusive). Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America‏
referencedIn Window Shop (Cambridge, Mass.). Records, 1939-1992 (inclusive). Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America‏
creatorOf Schlesinger, Elizabeth Bancroft, 1886-1977. Papers, 1966, n.d. Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America‏
referencedIn Kitchelt, Florence Ledyard Cross, 1874-1961. Papers, 1885-1961 (inclusive). Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America‏
referencedIn Harvard University. Tercentenary Celebration Office. Documents with Mrs. Elizabeth Schlesinger's observations relating to the Harvard Tercentenary, 1936. Harvard University, Archives
referencedIn Records, 1939-1992 Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America‏
referencedIn Radcliffe College Seminar on Women. Records, 1951-1959 (inclusive). Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America‏
referencedIn Buck, Sally Betts. Papers, 1931-1950 (inclusive). Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America‏
referencedIn Perez, Madeleine Bagwell. 'Remember the Ladies....' the Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America : its role in the collection and preservation of women's history source materials. Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America‏
referencedIn Records of the President of Radcliffe College, 1972-1989 Radcliffe College Archives, Radcliffe Institute
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associatedWith Alcott, Abba May, 1800-1877. person
associatedWith Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America. corporateBody
associatedWith Beard, Mary Ritter, 1876-1958. person
associatedWith Buck, Sally Betts. person
associatedWith Croly, J. C. (Jane Cunningham), 1829-1901. person
associatedWith ELIZABETH GLENDOWER (GARDINER) EVANS, 1856-1937 person
associatedWith Joughin, G. Louis (George Louis). person
associatedWith Kitchelt, Florence Ledyard Cross, 1874-1961. person
associatedWith League of Women Voters of Cambridge. corporateBody
associatedWith League of Women Voters of Massachusetts. corporateBody
correspondedWith Matina Horner person
associatedWith Mothers' Study Club (Cambridge, Mass.) corporateBody
associatedWith Perez, Madeleine Bagwell. person
associatedWith Radcliffe College Seminar on Women. corporateBody
associatedWith Schlesinger, Arthur M. (Arthur Meier), 1917-2007. person
associatedWith Schlesinger, Marion Cannon. person
associatedWith The Window Shop, Inc., 1939-1987 corporateBody
associatedWith Window Shop (Cambridge, Mass.) corporateBody
Place Name Admin Code Country
Massachusetts--Cambridge
Cambridge (Mass.)
United States
Subject
Women journalists
Women--Legal status, laws, etc
Public schools
Libraries
Education
Journalists
Women--Societies and clubs
Women--History
Social service
Occupation
Historians
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Birth 1886-07-03

Death 1977-06-03

Female

English

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