[OASIS] Harvard University Library
OASIS: Online Archival Search Information System
http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:RAD.SCHL:sch00808View HOLLIS Record   Frames Version
Questions or Comments   Copyright Statement
SC 54

Clapp, Dorothea, 1888-1981. Scrapbook of Dorothea Clapp, 1905-1909: A Finding Aid

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

[link]


Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, Harvard University

© President and Fellows of Harvard College

Descriptive Summary

Call No.: SC 54
Repository: Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America, Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, Harvard University
Creator: Dorothea Clapp, 1888-1981
Title: Scrapbook of Dorothea Clapp, 1905-1909
Date(s): 1905-1909
Quantity: 1 Volumes
Language of materials: Materials in English.
Abstract: Scrapbook of Dorothea Clapp, Radcliffe College Class of 1909.

Immediate Source of Acquisition:

Accession number: R75-34
Found in the Archives May 16, 1975.

Processing Information:

Processed: August, 1980
By: Eric N. Lindquist

Access Restrictions:

Access. Collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use:

Copyright. Copyright in the papers created by Dorothea Clapp 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:

Dorothea Clapp Scrapbook, 1905-1909; item description, dates. SC 54, folder #. Radcliffe College Archives, Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute, Harvard University, Cambridge, Mass.

BIOGRAPHY

Dorothea Clapp was born in Dorchester in 1888. She attended Radcliffe 1905-1909, graduating cum laude. While at Radcliffe she was a member of the Art and Mandolin Clubs and served as Secretary of the History Club as well Treasurer of her Class (1905-1906). She later studied Library Science at Simmons, obtaining an S.B. in 1916, and went on to become a librarian at the Harvard Engineering Library. In the 1920s she became a departmental editor for the Boston Transcript. Among her other activities she traveled extensively in Europe and elsewhere.

SCOPE AND CONTENT

Scrapbook of clippings re Radcliffe, arranged chronologically, from regular column "School & College" in the Boston Transcript, 1905-1909. Class news, news of clubs, athletics, dramatic performances and outings.

Container List

Additional Index Terms

Scrapbook
Radcliffe College. Class of 1909
Radcliffe College--Societies, etc.
Radcliffe College--Students

sch00808