Francis T. P. Plimpton papers 1936-1981.


Francis T. P. Plimpton papers 1936-1981.

Correspondence, minutes, budgets, audits and other financial records related to Plimpton's service as Treasurer and Trustee of Barnard College including searches for Presidents Martha Peterson and Millicent McIntosh; blueprints, compliance and insurance records documenting the building of Plimpton Hall; reminiscences and published obituaries of Plimpton's father George Arthur Plimpton.

3.7 linear ft. (1 box) ; (8 folders)

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Peterson, Martha Elizabeth, 1916- (person)

Barnard College (corporateBody)

Barnard College was given its first provisional charter by the Regents of the State of New York on Aug. 8, 1889. From the description of Barnard College charters and statutes, 1934-1988. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 275960020 Junior Month was a summer project in sociological theory and practice founded in 1917 and supervised by the Charity Organization Society of New York City. In a one month period juniors from twelve eastern colleges a...

McIntosh, Millicent Carey (1898-2001). (person)

Millicent Carey McIntosh was Dean of Barnard from 1947-1952. The title was changed to President in that year and she served as President from 1952-1962. Prior to that she was head of The Brearley School from 1930-1947. Her years at Barnard were a period of growth including the construction of Lehman Library and Reid Hall. In 1969 the new student center was named after her. She graduated from Bryn Mawr College and earned her Ph.D. in English from Johns Hopkins University. From the des...

Plimpton Hall (New York, NY) (corporateBody)

Barnard College. Board of Trustees. (corporateBody)

Plimpton, Francis T. P. (Francis Taylor Pearsons), 1900-1983 (person)

Lawyer. A.B. Amherst m.c.l. 1922, L.H.D. (hon.) 1973; J.D. Harv. Law School 1925. In law practice with firm Root, Clark, Buckner and Ballantine, New York City, 1925-1932. General Solicitor, RFC, Wash., D.C., 1932-1933. Partner in N.Y. law firm of Debevoise and Plimpton, 1933-1961, 1965-1983. Served with United Nations, 1961-1965. First vice-president and member of administrative tribunal, United Nations, 1966-1980. Author of magazine articles; contributor to As We Knew Adlai (1965). ...