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Davis, Helen Clarkson Miller, 1879-1968. Papers of Helen Clarkson Miller Davis, 1902-1954: A Finding Aid

Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America, Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, Harvard University

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Descriptive Summary

Location: Collection stored off site: researchers must request access 36 hours before use.
Call No.: A-16
Repository: Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America, Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, Harvard University
Creator: Helen Clarkson Miller Davis, 1879-1968
Title: Papers of Helen Clarkson Miller Davis, 1902-1954
Date(s): 1902-1954
Quantity: .63 linear feet (1 + 1/2 file boxes)
Language of materials: Materials in English.
Abstract: Correspondence, autobiographical sketch, speeches, etc., of Helen Clarkson Miller Davis, author and headmistress of the Spence School in New York City.

Immediate Source of Acquisition:

Accession numbers: 55-47, 55-59, 55-81
Received 1955.

Access Restrictions:

Access. Collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use:

Copyright. Copyright in the papers created by Helen Clarkson Miller Davis as well as 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.

Preferred Citation:

Helen Clarkson Miller Davis. Papers, 1902-1954; item description, dates. A-16, folder #. Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute, Harvard University, Cambridge, Mass.

BIOGRAPHY

Helen Clarkson Miller Davis (Mrs. Harvey N.), an author, was headmistress of the Spence School in New York City (1928-1932). She wrote "Aspects of Religious Liberty in the Near East" and "Constitutions, Electoral Laws and Treaties of States in the Near and Middle East."

SCOPE AND CONTENT

Autobiographical sketch and other biographical material, correspondence, articles and speeches of Helen Clarkson Miller Davis (Mrs. Harvey N. Miller), Headmistress of Spence School, New York, 1928-1932, author of "Aspects of Religious Liberty in the Near East" and "Constitutions, Electoral Laws and Treaties of States in the Near and Middle East."
Main interest lies in her work with the YMCA, YWCA, Spence School, Peace, world friendship, league of Nations, and especially the correspondence re research etc. pertaining to the publication of her books.

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Additional Index Terms

Authors
Elementary school principals
High school principals
International cooperation
Middle East--Politics and government
New York (N.Y.)--Social life and customs
Peace
Private schools--New York (State)--New York
Young Women's Christian associations
League of Nations
Spence School
Young Men's Christian Associations

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