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Lake Erie College papers, 1857-1982.
2 boxes (5 linear in.)
Collection number: MS 0563 (LD 7093.9 L35 A2)

Abstract:
Lake Erie College. Founded as Lake Erie Female Seminary in Painesville, Ohio, 1859. Papers consist of catalogs, publications, clippings and photographs. Primarily documenting the founding of the school and its academic program.

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Unrestricted

Mount Holyoke College Archives and Special Collections
South Hadley, MA

Historical Note

The Lake Erie Female Seminary was founded in Painesville, Ohio in 1859 as a "daughter college" of Mount Holyoke. The course of study included a variety of mathematics and science courses, as well as courses in history, English, philosphy, Latin, and religion. In 1898 the name changed to Lake Erie College and Seminary and has since become a college.

Scope and Contents of the Collection

Catalogs, publications, clippings, photographs, of Lake Erie Female Seminary, opened 1859, later named Lake Erie College and Seminary and Lake Erie College.


Information on Use
Terms of Access and Use
Restrictions on access:

Unrestricted

Preferred Citation

Please use the following format when citing materials from this collection:

Lake Erie Female Seminary Papers, Mount Holyoke College, Archives and Special Collections, South Hadley, Massachusetts

History of the Collection


Additional Information
Contact Information
Mount Holyoke College Archives and Special Collections
8 Dwight Hall
50 College St.
South Hadley, MA 01075

Phone: (413) 538-2013
Fax: (413) 538-2370

Email Reference Form: http://www.mtholyoke.edu/lits/library/arch/forms/areq.htm
URL: http://www.mtholyoke.edu/lits/library/arch/
Language
English.
Sponsor
Encoding funded by The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.


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Subjects
  • Evans, Mary A., Class of 1860.
  • Sessions, Lydia A., Class of 1856.
  • Lake Erie College and Seminary.
  • Lake Erie College.
  • Lake Erie Female Seminary.
  • Mount Holyoke College - Associated schools.
  • Mount Holyoke College - Daughter colleges.
  • Women - Education - United States - History - Sources.

Contributors
  • Lake Erie College and Seminary.
  • Lake Erie College.
  • Lake Erie Female Seminary.


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