Papers, 1818-1976, 1887-1927 (bulk)


Papers, 1818-1976, 1887-1927 (bulk)

Papers consist of correspondence, manuscripts, publications, clippings, reminiscences, genealogy, and photographs concerning the Vassar College History Dept., teaching history, woman's suffrage movement, the University of Michigan, Falley Seminary, Fulton, N.Y., domestic science, historical research methods, and other personal and profession issues. Correspondents include Caroline E. Page Salmon, Pomeroy Lyman Salmon, George Salmon, Lucy Ella Maynard Sloss, and other family members, 1859-1926; Henry Noble MacCracken, James Monroe Taylor, Louise Fargo Brown, Eloise Ellery, C. Mildred Thompson, and other Vassar associates, 1887-1927; Edith Rickert, Amelia MacDonald Cutler, Helena Grow Rottschaefer, and other Vassar students, 1890-1927; James Burrell Angell, Katharine Lee Bates, George Lincoln Burr, Alice Freeman Palmer, M. Carey Thomas, Lelia Y. Burt, H.V. Clulow, Rachel Larrabee, Gertrude H. Mason, and other educational and political contemporaries, 1870-1927; Adelaide Underhill, Vassar College Librarian with whom Salmon shared a house, 1894-1927, and condolence letters to Underhill on Salmon's death, 1927-1931; and round-robin letters from student social groups at the University of Michigan, "Q. Ceekers," and at Bryn Mawr, "The Learned Six," 1874-1893.

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Bryn Mawr college (corporateBody)

Salmon, Pomeroy Lyman. (person)

Palmer, Alice Freeman, 1855-1902 (person)

Student at University of Michigan, later president of Wellesley College. From the description of Alice Freeman Palmer correspondence, 1874-1900. (University of Michigan). WorldCat record id: 34419539 ...

Rickert, Edith, 1871-1938 (person)

Writer. Professor of English, University of Chicago, 1924-1935. From the description of Papers, 1896-1921. (University of Chicago Library). WorldCat record id: 52247685 Epithet: Dr Chaucerian scholar at Chicago University British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000496.0x000166 Edith Rickert was born in Canal Dover, Ohio, in 1871. She received an A.B. from Vassar College in 1891 and a P...

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Taylor, James Monroe, 1848-1916 (person)

Baptist minister, President of Vassar College, 1886-1914. From the description of Papers, 1865-1916. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 155519841 From the description of James Monroe Taylor papers, 1865-1916. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 51576943 ...

Larrabee, Rachel. (person)

MacCracken, H. N. (Henry Noble), 1880- (person)

MacCracken (1880-1970) was President of Vassar College, 1915-1946. From the description of Papers, 1914-1968. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 155519414 From the description of Henry Noble MacCracken papers, 1914-1968. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 51618656 ...

Vassar College. (corporateBody)

University of Michigan. Q. Ceekers. (corporateBody)

Belden, Miranda Smith. (person)

Mason, Gertrude (person)

Bates, Katharine Lee, 1859-1929 (person)

American educator and poet, author of "America the Beautiful." From the description of Typed letter signed : Wellesley, Mass., to Edward Wagenknecht, 1928 Nov. 12. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270867999 American educator and author. From the description of America the beautiful : autograph manuscript signed : [n.p.], n.d. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270672042 American author and poet. From the description of Letters, 1901-1918. (Unknown)...

Brown, Louise Fargo (person)

Thompson, C. Mildred (Clara Mildred), 1881-1975 (person)

Clara Mildred Thompson (1881-1975) was born 27 November 1881 in Atlanta, Georgia, to Robert Galbraith Thompson and Alice Wood. During her public school years, to distinguish her from another schoolgirl by the name Mildred Thompson, the initial "C" was added to the beginning of her name. After attending public school in Atlanta, she earned degrees in history from Vassar College, AB (1907) and PhD (1915). After briefly teaching in private schools in Baltimore, Maryland, she joined the History Depa...

Sloss, Lucy Ella Maynard. (person)

Thomas, M. Carey (Martha Carey), 1857-1935 (person)

Salmon, Maria Clara Maynard. (person)

Association of Collegiate Alumnae (U.S.) (corporateBody)

The Association of Collegiate Alumnae was founded in Boston (1882) to unite alumnae of various colleges for educational work. From the description of Records, 1919-1921 (inclusive). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 232007754 In 1882 Marion Talbot, Alice Freeman (Palmer), Alice Hayes, Ellen Swallow Richards, and thirteen other women met in Boston to establish the Association of Collegiate Alumnae, uniting college graduates for "practical educational work...

University of Michigan. (corporateBody)

Outside of museum holdings, no comprehensive survey and inventory of campus artwork had been attempted since 1937. With support from the Michigan Commission on Art in Public Places, 1,076 items were inventoried during 1988-1990. Additional inventory work was undertaken in 1997-1998 for risk management purposed, but generated little new information. From the description of Inventory of University of Michigan-owned art, 1988-1990, 1997-1998. (University of Michigan). WorldCat record id...

Lyman, Frederick (person)

Salmon, George, 1819-1904 (person)

Rottschaefer, Helena Grow. (person)

Burr, George Lincoln, 1857-1938 (person)

Historian and librarian. From the description of Letter, 1910 Nov. 11, Ithaca, N.Y., to Jos. A. Labadie, Detroit, Michigan. (University of Michigan). WorldCat record id: 34368242 Professor of medieval history, librarian of the Andrew Dickson White Library at Cornell University. From the description of George Lincoln Burr papers, 1861-1942. (Cornell University Library). WorldCat record id: 64075187 From the guide to the George Lincoln Burr papers, 1861-19...

Ellery, Eloise, 1874-.... (person)

Ellery, a 1897 Vassar graduate, went on to study at Cornell University and the Sorbonne, and then returned to teach history at Vassar, 1900-1939. From the description of Papers, 1870-1959, 1923-1958 (bulk) (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 155518948 From the description of Eloise Ellery papers, 1870-1959, 1923-1958 (bulk). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 51576464 ...

American Association of University Women (corporateBody)

According to the The American Association of University Women's website, the AAUW is a nationwide network for the advancement of equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, philanthropy, and research. From the guide to the The American Association of University Women, 1937-1994, (Utah State University. Special Collections and Archives) Based in Washington, D.C. From the description of American Association of University Women records, 1935-1955. (Unkno...

Falley Seminary (Fulton, N.Y.) (corporateBody)

Angell, James Burrill, 1829-1916 (person)

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Maynard, James B. (person)

American Historical Association (corporateBody)

Salmon, Caroline E. Page. (person)

Vassar College. History Dept. (corporateBody)

Burt, Lelia Y. (person)

Clulow, H. V. (person)

Cutler, Amelia MacDonald, 1882-1947. (person)

Cutler was a 1907 Vassar graduate who was active in the woman suffrage movement, especially in regard to rural women. From the description of Amelia MacDonald Cutler papers, 1906-1921. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 51576459 From the description of Papers, 1906-1921. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 155518893 ...

Salmon, Lucy Maynard, 1853-1927 (person)

College teacher, historian, pacifist, suffragist. Salmon taught at Vassar College from 1887 to 1927. From the description of Papers, 1818-1976, 1887-1927 (bulk) (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 155519675 College teacher, historian, pacifist, suffragist. Salmon taught at Vassar College from 1887 to 1927. From the description of Lucy Maynard Salmon papers, 1818-1976, 1887-1927 (bulk). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 51...

Maynard, Lucy Piper. (person)