Papers, 1940-1944 (inclusive).


Papers, 1940-1944 (inclusive).

Collection consists of letters from Ada Comstock and W.K. (Wilbur Kitchener) Jordan to Harken regarding her employment and resignation.

1 folder.

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Jordan, W. K. (Wilbur Kitchener), 1902-1980 (person)

Wilbur Kitchener Jordan (also known as W. K. Jordan), (1902-1980) was an American historian, specializing in sixteenth and seventeenth century Britain. Raised in Lynnville, Indiana, Jordan received a bachelor's degree from Oakland City College in 1923, before earning a master's (1926) and doctoral (1931) degree from Harvard University. Jordan went on to become a leading historian of sixteenth and seventeenth century England, accruing many honors, and producing books, including Men of Substanc...

Comstock, Ada Louise, 1876-1973 (person)

Ada Louise Comstock (December 11, 1876 – December 12, 1973) was an American women's education pioneer. She served as the first dean of women at the University of Minnesota and later as the first full-time president of Radcliffe College. Ada Louise Comstock was born on December 11, 1876, in Moorhead, Minnesota, to Solomon Gilman Comstock, an attorney, and Sarah Ball Comstock. Her father recognized her capabilities and potential and set about to cultivate them by encouraging an early and sound ...

Harken, Anne. (person)

Anne Harken was director of Radcliffe College's Training in Personnel Administration from 1941 until 1944. She was also a research assistant in the Appointment Bureau from 1940 to 1941. From the description of Papers, 1940-1944 (inclusive). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 232009753 ...