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COLLECTION Identifier: RG II, Series 5.2-5.3

Records of Radcliffe College President Matina Horner, 1968-1984

Records of Radcliffe College President, Matina Horner, including research papers, teaching material, speeches, clippings, appointment books, and publicity about Horner.

Dates

  • 1968-1984

Language of Materials

Materials in English.

Access Restrictions:

Access. Records are closed for 50 years from date of creation except with the permission of the Dean of the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study. Student records are closed for 80 years from the time of separation. Appointment may be required. Contact public services.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright. Copyright in the papers created by Radcliffe College President Matina Horner is held by the President and Fellows of Harvard College for the Schlesinger Library. 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

3.75 linear feet (9 file boxes)

Collection contains research papers, teaching material, speeches, clippings, appointment books, and publicity about Horner. Also academic records relating to her teaching in the Psychology Department, Harvard University, and the records of the Task Force on Advising and Counseling, chaired by Horner, and part of an effort to review and recommend changes in undergraduate education at Harvard and Radcliffe, 1975-1976.

BIOGRAPHY

Educator. A.B. Bryn Mawr College 1961; M.S. University of Michigan 1963, Ph.D. 1968; LL.D. Dickinson College 1973. Assistant professor of psychology and social relations at Harvard University, 1969-1972, president of Radcliffe College, 1972-1989. Author of various articles and member of national commissions and committees.

Physical Location

Collection stored off site: researchers must request access 36 hours before use.

Related Material:

There is related material at the Schlesinger Library; see Records of Radcliffe College President Matina Horner, 1972-1989 (RG II, Series 5).
Title
Horner, Matina. Records of Radcliffe College President Matina Horner, 1968-1984: A Finding Aid
Author
Radcliffe College Archives, Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America
EAD ID
sch01150

Repository Details

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