Frances Grace Smith Papers 1899-1949 1901-1949


Frances Grace Smith Papers 1899-1949 1901-1949

Professor of Botany. Contains correspondence, newspaper clippings, and photographs relating to the life and work of Frances Grace Smith.

1 box; (.4 linear ft.)



SNAC Resource ID: 6322341

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Smith, Frances Grace, 1871- (person)

Frances Grace Smith was born in Springfield, MA on Dec. 27, 1870, the daughter of George B. Smith and Mary L. Stebbins. Her father was the City Assessor for Springfield, MA and she was raised in the Baptist faith. She graduated from Smith College with the Class of 1893. During her undergraduate career she focused her studies on the Classics and taught Latin at the high school in Warren, MA during 1895-1897. Frances redirected her life to Botany and returned to Smith College and received her M.A....