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Alma Mater: Design and Experience in the Women's Colleges from Their Nineteenth-Century Beginnings to the 1930s
by Helen Lefkowitz Horowitz
University of Massachusetts Press, 1993
Paper: 978-0-87023-869-7
Library of Congress Classification LC1756.H67 1993
Dewey Decimal Classification 376.80973

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ABOUT THIS BOOK
An examination of the founding and development of the Seven Sisters colleges--Mount Holyoke, Vassar, Wellesley, Smith, Radcliffe, Bryn Mawr, and Barnard--Alma Mater focuses on the ideas behind their establishment and the colleges' architectural, academic, and social histories, as well as those of their twentieth-century successors--Sarah Lawrence, Bennington, and Scripps.

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