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Abstract This collection contains correspondence written by Agnes DeLano to her relatives during her Western European travels between 1925-1935.
Dates: 1925 - 1935
Abstract Elmer Louis Kayser (1896-1985) came to The George Washington University as a student in 1914 and stayed until his death 1985. He was an institution unto himself, and author of two books chronicling the history of GW: Bricks Without Straw: The Evolution of George Washington University (1970) and A Medical Center The Institutional Development of Medical Education in George Washington University (1973). He also wrote The Grand Social Enterprise; A Study of Jeremy Bentham in his Relation to Liberal...
Overview 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.
Dates: 1931-1980; Majority of material found within 1963 - 1971
Mount Vernon Seminary and College collection of biographical materials and correspondence with Marjorie Merriweather Post
Overview Marjorie Merriweather Post, Founder of the General Foods Corporation, was the First Alumna Trustee of Mount Vernon Seminary and College. She gave untiringly to Mount Vernon Seminary and College, and maintained a lifelong relationship with the school that kept her in constant communication with George Lloyd and later Peter Pelham, Presidents of Mount Vernon Seminary and College. This collection contains correspondence, photographs, newspaper articles, invitations, speeches and memorabilia,...
Dates: 1901-1999; Majority of material found within 1937 - 1973
Abstract This collection contains programs, invitations, correspondence, speeches and addresses, memoranda, notes, personal files, and photographs. The materials date from 1877 to 2000. These are the commencement, baccalaureate, convocation, and other special event programs and files of Mount Vernon College, which includes Mount Vernon Seminary, Mount Vernon Junior College, and Mount Vernon Preparatory School. This collection includes personal files of Mount Vernon College Presidents, Peter D. Pelham,...
Dates: 1877-1999; Majority of material found within 1877 - 1999
Abstract This collection contains photographs, slides, scrapbook pages, faculty handbooks, correspondence, brochures, event programs, student and alumni publications, and oversized poster boards and artifacts, which include plaques, framed photographs, Mount Vernon College themed paraphenalia, and various items of A/V equipment. These materials documenting the the daily lives of students, special college events, and alumni involvement in college life, were produced and used by students and faculty of...
Dates: 1875-2002; Majority of material found within 1920 - 1997
- Photographs 3
- Washington (D.C.) 3
- Architecture -- Washington (D.C.) 2
- Commencement ceremonies -- Washington (D.C.) 2
- Correspondence 2
- Education 2
- Education, Higher -- United States 2
- Women -- History 2
- Women's colleges 2
- Churches -- Washington (D.C.) 1
- Courses and lectures 1
- Europe 1
- Greek letter societies 1
- Programs 1
- Schools -- Washington (D.C.) 1
- Speeches 1
- Student activities 1
- Students 1
- Travel 1
- United States 1
- Washington (D.C.) -- History 1
- Women 1
- Women -- Education 1 ∧ less
- Mount Vernon College 5
- Kayser, Elmer Louis 2
- Pelham, Peter 2
- Post, Marjorie Merriweather 2
- American Association of University Professors 1
- American Historical Association 1
- Collier, William Miller 1
- Cooper, Susan 1
- DeLano, Agnes 1
- George Washington University--Alumni and alumnae 1
- George Washington University--History 1
- George Washington University. Mount Vernon Campus 1
- Lloyd, George 1
- May, Herbert A. 1
- May, Herbert A. , Jr. 1 ∧ less