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This collection contains material related to Agnes DeLano and the opening of the Agnes DeLano Special Collections Room in Eckles Memorial Library at Mount Vernon College. DeLano served as a faculty member of the Mount Vernon Seminary and College from 1929-1954. The material dates from 1953-1988.
This collection contains correspondence written by Agnes DeLano to her relatives during her Western European travels between 1925-1935.
George LLoyd was the fourth president of Mount Vernon Seminary and Junior College, originally founded in Washington, D.C. in 1875. His wife, Olwen Lloyd, was Headmistress of the Seminary. Mount Vernon Seminary and College merged with The George Washington University in 1999. This collection contains correspondence, and administrative files from the collection of Mrs. and Mrs. Lloyd, President and Headmistress of Mount Vernon Seminary and Junior College from 1936-1962.
Jane Coutant Evans was the sevent president of Mount Vernon College located in Washington, D.C. The school was originally founded as Mount Vernon Seminary by Elizabeth J. Somers in 1875. The school eventually merged with The George Washington University in 1999. This collection contains articles, certificates, correspondence, programs, photographs, and audio recordings related to President Evans from the years 1980 to 1990.
This collection contains appointment books, personal notes, and administrative files belonging to Lucy Ann Geiselman. The materials range in date from 1992-1996.
This collection contains a scrapbook created by Marian Herr Holbrook during her time as a student at the Mount Vernon Seminary and College. The scrapbook has photographs, pamphlets, newspaper articles, brochures and a graduation program. The scrapbook dates 1953-1954 and covers primarily a European trip taken by Marian and some of her Mount Vernon classmates.
Marjorie Frye Gutheim (1916-2005) taught at Mount Vernon Seminary from 1945-1969 (subjects included U.S. History, International Relations, and Religion). She also served as dean of the Seminary from 1962 until 1969, when the school closed its 93-year-old girls' seminary. This collection contains materials from 1956-1969 and includes teaching materials (syllabi, exams, lecture notes), clippings, correspondence, programs, and publications.
Mary Louise Stevenson graduated from Mount Vernon Seminary in 1894. She donated her miniatures collection to Mount Vernon circa 1957 where they were displayed in Post Hall on the Foxhall Road campus.
The collection includes 64 objects. The date of these objects is unknown, but is likely circa 1800-1875.
The Mount Vernon Seminary was officially established by Elizabeth Somers in 1875 and a two year junior college was added in 1927. The Junior College remained open until 1969, when Mount Vernon College became a four-year unversity. The university was an independent institution until 1999, when it became affilated with The George Washington University.
This collection includes Mount Vernon Seminary, Junior College, and College course write ups and syllabi.
Mount Vernon Seminary and College was an all-women's high school and junior college founded in 1875 by Elizabeth J. Somers. The George Washington University initially affiliated with Mount Vernon College, and ultimately acquired the college's property and legacy in 1999. This collection contains the records of the Mount Vernon College Chapel. The artifacts and records date from 1931 to 1980, with the bulk of the material dating between 1963 and 1971.
This collection contains class photographs from Mount Vernon Seminary and College. The material dates from 1877 to 1992.
Mount Vernon Seminary and College collection of biographical materials and correspondence with Marjorie Merriweather Post
This collection contains student handbooks from Mount Vernon Seminary, Mount Vernon Junior College, and Mount Vernon College. They range in date from 1923 to 1998.
This collection contains photographs, negatives, contact sheets, as well as various press releases, minutes, and correspondence documenting the campus, students, and staff of Mount Vernon Seminary and College during the period from 1946 to 1999 when it was located on Foxhall Road.
This collection contains memorabilia from the Mount Vernon Seminary and College campuses. The Mount Vernon Seminary began in 1875 as a private high school and junior college for women, founded by Elizabeth J. Somers. The George Washington University initially affiliated with Mount Vernon College, and ultimately acquired the college's property and legacy in 1999. Material in this collection dates between circa 1850 and 2000.
Mount Vernon Seminary and College was an all-women's high school and junior college founded in 1875 by Elizabeth J. Somers. The George Washington University initially affiliated with Mount Vernon College, and ultimately acquired the college's property and legacy in 1999. This collection contains the records of the Mount Vernon College Office of Development. Records date from 1953 to 2005, with the bulk of the material dating between 1997 and 2001.
- Names: Mount Vernon College X
- Women's colleges 19
- Women -- Education 18
- Correspondence 4
- Students 3
- Alumni & alumnae 2
- Architecture -- Washington (D.C.) 2
- Education, Higher -- United States 2
- Faculty 2
- Photographs 2
- Washington (D.C.) 2
- Women -- History 2
- Audiocassettes 1
- Audiotapes 1
- Audiovisual material 1
- Black-and-white film 1
- Board of Trustees 1
- Building construction 1
- Churches -- Washington (D.C.) 1
- Color film 1
- Commencement ceremonies -- Washington (D.C.) 1 + ∧ less
- English 35
- Undetermined 1
- Mount Vernon Seminary 29
- Pelham, Peter 3
- DeLano, Agnes 2
- George Washington University. Mount Vernon Campus 2
- Hensley, Adelia Gates 2
- Post, Marjorie Merriweather 2
- Allan, Suzanne J. 1
- Cole, Jean Dean 1
- Cole, Timothy 1
- Cooper, Susan 1
- Elizabeth II, Queen of Great Britain 1
- Evans, Marilyn Jane Coutant 1
- Foerderer, Elsie 1
- George Washington University 1
- Gutheim, Marjorie F. 1
- Julia Dorn Heflin 1
- Karns, Margaret McBride 1
- Kayser, Elmer Louis 1
- Lloyd, George 1 + ∧ less