Women in war work (World War I) papers, circa 1920.


Women in war work (World War I) papers, circa 1920.

Women in war work (World War I) papers, circa 1920.

General description of the collection: This collection contains biographical notes and sketches of nine women who worked in public service during World War I, with lists of their accomplishments.

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Van Kleeck, Mary, 1883-1972

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Mary Abby Van Kleeck was born on June 26, 1883, in Glenham, New York, to Eliza Mayer and Episcopalian minister Robert Boyd Van Kleeck. (Mary van Kleeck changed the capitalization of her last name in the 1920s.) Following her father''s death in 1892, her family moved to Flushing, New York, where she attended Flushing High School. She earned an A.B. from Smith College in 1904. In the fall of 1905 she began working as a fellow for the College Settlement Association on New York''s Lower East Side, w...

Anderson, Mary Siler

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Boardman, Mabel Thorp, 1860-1946

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Official of the American National Red Cross. From the description of Mabel Thorp Boardman papers, 1853-1945 (bulk 1894-1929). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70980006 Mabel Boardman succeeded the famed Clara Barton as the President of the Red Cross. From the description of Mabel Boardman letter, copy, 1916. (University of Georgia). WorldCat record id: 268675251 Biographical Note ...

Patterson, Hannah Jane

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Lane, Gertrude Battles, -1941

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Lathrop, Julia Clifford, 1858-1932

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Social worker and reformer, Julia Clifford Lathrop was the first head of the United States Children's Bureau. From the description of Letter, 1926. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 232007298 ...

Splint, Sarah Field, 1883-1959

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Axtell, Mrs.

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Van Renssalaer, Martha

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