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us: Society for the Collegiate Instruction of Women (U.S.)



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  • Collection Membership(s)

  • Variants

    • us: Harvard University. Society for the Collegiate Instruction of Women
    • us: Society for the Collegiate Instruction of Women by Professors and Other Instructors of Harvard College
    • us: Harvard Annex (1882-1893)
  • Later Established Forms

    • us: Radcliffe College
  • Earlier Established Forms

    • Private Collegiate Instruction for Women in Cambridge, Mass. (Organization)
  • Sources

    • found: NUCMC files (Society for the Collegiate Instruction of Women)
    • found: Ohles, J.F. Private colleges and universities. 1982 (Under Harvard University: In 1879 members of the Harvard faculty initiated instruction of 27 women students in what was called the Harvard Annex. The Society for the Collegiate Instruction of Women was org. in 1882. In 1884 [i.e. 1894] the name of the school was changed to Radcliffe College)
    • found: LC manual auth. cd. (hdg.: Radcliffe College)
    • found: Its Reports of the treasurer and secretary, Oct. 30, 1883: t.p. (the Society for the Collegiate Instruction of Women by Professors and Other Instructors of Harvard College) t.p. verso (the legal title of the corporation (to be used in making gifts and bequests) is "The Society for the Collegiate Instruction of Women")
    • found: Its The Society for the Collegiate Instruction of Women ("The Harvard Annex"), Cambridge, Mass. : [circular] 1891
    • notfound: Radcliffe College. Reports of the president, regent, and treasurer, 1894: p. 15 (the name of the Society for the Collegiate Instruction of Women was, by act of the legislature of Massachusetts, changed to Radcliffe College)
  • Editorial Notes

    • [Old catalog heading: Radcliffe College]
  • Change Notes

    • 1986-11-06: new
    • 2014-11-21: revised
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