Language of Materials
Conditions Governing Use
Copying. Papers may be copied in accordance with the library's usual procedures.
1.67 linear feet ((4 file boxes) plus 8 photograph folders, 1 photograph folio folder, 2 folio+ folders)
Series II, PERSONAL AND PROFESSIONAL,1914-2011, n.d. (#1.2-4.6, F+D.1), includes biographical information about Gertrude Rothschild; passports and various certificates (birth, marriage, death) of family members; school notebooks and an autograph album from her time in Europe; correspondence, etc., re: her undergraduate and graduate careers and her later appointments at Columbia University; professional correspondence; and letters to Gertrude from her mother and husband. Some of the earlier letters discuss her studies and insistence on pursuing her scientific work and how to balance it with her relationship with Henry (see #3.13). Henry's letters mostly concern his travels (particularly by air), people he meets, and his work in Asia, Europe, and South America.
Series III, HOCHSCHILD FAMILY AND FIRM,1940-2001, n.d. (#4.7-4.9, F+D.2), contains a typescript and a published volume concerning Dr. Mortiz (Mauricio) Hochschild and his business enterprises in Bolivia, and a family tree.
Most of the photographs in this collection are or will be digitized and available online.
- Series I. Photographs, 1913-2008, n.d. (#PD.1-PD.9f)
- Series II. Personal and professional, 1914-2011, n.d. (#1.2-4.6, F+D.1)
- Series III. Hochschild family and firm, 1940-2001, n.d. (#4.7-4.9, F+D.2)
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The papers of Gertrude Neumark Rothschild were given to the Schlesinger Library by the Gertrude Neumark Rothschild estate in August 2011 and July 2012.
Accession numbers: 2014-M155, 2014-M118
Processed by: Anne Engelhart
The following item has been added to the book collection (pending review by the curator):
- The Visiting Professorships for Women Program: Lowering the Hurdles for Women in Science and Engineering (final report), National Science Foundation, n.d.
By: Anne Engelhart
- Rothschild, Gertrude Neumark, 1927-2010. Papers of Gertrude Neumark Rothschild, 1913-2011: A Finding Aid
- Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America
- Processing of this collection was made possible by a gift from estate of Gertrude Neumark Rothschild.
- EAD ID
Part of the Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute Repository
The preeminent research library on the history of women in the United States, the Schlesinger Library documents women's lives from the past and present for the future.
3 James St.
Cambridge MA 02138 USA