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COLLECTION Identifier: Babson

Ella M. Bailey Babson Papers, 1926-1946

Overview

Ella M. Bailey Babson (1867 – 1946) was an elementary and junior high school teacher in Hadley, Rockport and Whately, Massachusetts. She was a graduate of the Westfield Normal School. The collection consists primarily of class notes, assignments, transcripts, and correspondence related to professional development courses Babson took at the Harvard University Summer School and the Massachusetts Department of Education’s Division of University Extension. Her compositions describe classroom instructional practices and strategies. The collection also includes photographs of Babson.

Dates

  • 1926 - 1946

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is available for research. Access to these materials is governed by the rules and rgulations of the Gutman Library's Special Collections Department.

Copyright

The donor (granddaughter of Ella Bailey Babson) has transferred any copyright held in these papers to the President and Fellows of Harvard College.

Extent

.4 linear feet (2 boxes)

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, Frances Burford, 2009 July 29; 2010 August 18

Processing Information

Processed by Amy Frame, February 2010. Additional processing (divided into series; expanded into two boxes) by Catherine Torrisi, November 2017. Transcribed into HOLLIS for Archival Discovery by Lindsay Skay Whitacre, March 2020.
Link to catalog
Title
Ella M. Bailey Babson Papers, 1926-1946
Subtitle
Finding Aid
Author
Monroe C. Gutman Library
Date
February 25, 2010 Updated: September 1, 2010 Updated: November 16, 2017
Description rules
dacs
EAD ID
GUT0002

Repository Details

Part of the Monroe C. Gutman Library, Harvard Graduate School of Education, Harvard University Repository

Contact:
Monroe C. Gutman Library
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