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COLLECTION Identifier: SC 170

Harvard College papers of Jessica L. Mark Welch, 1978-1988

Overview

Notebooks, lecture notes, syllabi, and other materials Mark Welch collected for her undergraduate courses at Harvard College.

Dates

  • 1978-1988

Language of Materials

Materials in English.

Access Restrictions:

Access. Collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright. Copyright in the papers created by Jessica L. Mark Welch is held by the President and Fellows of Harvard College for the Schlesinger Library. During her lifetime, the library will not authorize the publication of quotations from the papers without the Mark Welch's prior written permission. Copyright in other papers in the collection may be held by their authors, or the authors' heirs or assigns.

Copying. Papers may be copied in accordance with the library's usual procedures.

Extent

.83 linear feet (2 file boxes)
The Harvard College papers of Jessica L. Mark Welch contains notebooks, lecture notes, syllabi, and other materials Mark Welch collected for her undergraduate courses at Harvard College. One notebook contains not only class notes but Mark's personal reflections, goals, and questions about life after graduation. Folders are arranged alphabetically.

BIOGRAPHY

Jessica L. Mark Welch, daughter of Joan and Reverend Edward Mark, was born in Cambridge, Massachusetts, where she attended public schools. In 1989, she earned a BA in biology from Harvard College and in 2001, she received a PhD in molecular and cellular biology from Harvard University. Between 2001 and 2009, she received postdoctoral training at the Marine Biological Laboratory in Woods Hole, Massachusetts. Mark served as a research assistant at the Environmental Law Institute in Washington, DC (1989-1990), an assistant research scientist at the Josephine Bay Paul Center for Comparative Molecular Biology and Evolution, Marine Biological Laboratory, in Woods Hole, Massachusetts (2009-2015), and in 2015 she was appointed associate research scientist at the Josephine Bay Paul Center for Comparative Molecular Biology and Evolution.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Accession number: R97-10

The Harvard College papers of Jessica L. Mark Welch were given to the Radcliffe College Archives by Jessica L. Mark Welch in 1997.

Related Material:

There is related material at the Schlesinger Library; see Papers of Jessica L. Mark Welch, 1976-1985 (97-M116).

Processing Information

Processed: May 2008

By: Marilyn Morgan

Updated with additional description: September 2020

By: Johanna Carll

The Schlesinger Library attempts to provide a basic level of preservation and access for all collections, and does more extensive processing of higher priority collections as time and resources permit.  Finding aids may be updated periodically to account for new acquisitions to the collection and/or revisions in arrangement and description.
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Author
Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America
Sponsor
Processing of this collection was made possible by the Jeannette Ward Fund.
EAD ID
sch01903

Repository Details

Part of the Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute Repository

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