Papers, 1893-1999 (inclusive).


Papers, 1893-1999 (inclusive).

Collection consists of research material, including notes, photocopies of manuscripts, journal articles, etc., about Lavinia Dock, nurse and settlement house worker. Also personal and professional correspondence, other research material, etc.

31 linear ft.

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James, Janet Wilson, 1918-1987 (person)

Historian Janet Wilson James was educated at Smith (A.B. 1939), Bryn Mawr (M.A. 1940) and Radcliffe (Ph.D. 1954). She taught at Mills and Wellesley, was an editor of Notable American Women, 1607-1950, was director of the Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe College, (1965-1969) and professor of history at Boston College from 1971 until her death. She died in Cambridge, Mass., in 1987. From the description of Papers, 1893-1999 (inclusive). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 232008160...

Dock, Lavinia L., 1858-1956 (person)

Radcliffe College (corporateBody)

Vocational short courses and institutes were initiated by the Radcliffe Appointment Bureau to train students for careers after graduation. Among these courses were: the Institute on Historical and Archival Management, 1954-1960; Communications for the Volunteer, 1965-1968; Summer Secretarial Course, 1935-1955, and the Radcliffe Publishing Course (formerly Publishing Procedures Course), 1947-, which continues to offer a six-week summer course in publishing. From the description of Rad...