OASIS: Online Archival Search Information System
|http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:RAD.SCHL:sch01105View HOLLIS Record
Questions or Comments Copyright Statement
© President and Fellows of Harvard College
Call No.: SC 105
Repository: Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America, Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, Harvard University
Creator: Sylvia Heimbach, 1911-2000
Title: Papers of Sylvia Heimbach, 1926-1989
Quantity: .21 linear feet (1/2 file box)
Language of materials: Materials in English.
Abstract: Poems and dissertation of Sylvia Heimback, Radcliffe College Class of 1933.
Sylvia Russell Heimbach, poet and schoolteacher, was born in Brooklyn, October 13, 1911, the daughter of Samuel and Bessie Russell Janovsky. She received her A.B. from Hunter College (1932), A.M. from Radcliffe (1933), and Ph.D from New York University (1958), and taught English in New York high schools, 1933-1971. She married Ernest Earl Heimbach in 1943.
This collection consists of a selection of Sylvia Heimbach's poems, 1926 to the present and her Ph.D dissertation: "Empathy and reading ability; an exploratory study of their possible correlation and improvement."