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Louise Frances Cowles Records, 1898-1912
2 ( 0.3linear ft.)
Collection number: 4.11 (7082.3)

Abstract:
The records of Louise F. Cowles include both personal and professional information consisting of correspondence dating from 1898-1912; biographical materials (1882- ) including journal excerpts of students; and profiles, obituaries, memorials and news clippings.

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Mount Holyoke College Archives and Special Collections
South Hadley, MA

Historical Note

Louise F. Cowles was born in 1842, in Norfalk, Connecticut, and graduated from Mount Holyoke in 1866. She taught at the Seminary (later the College) from 1867-1904, and was Acting President in 1889, following the death of President-elect Brigham. Cowles died in 1924.

Scope and Contents of the Collection

The records of Louise F. Cowles include both personal and professional information consisting of correspondence dating from 1898-1912; biographical materials (1882- ) including journal excerpts of students; and profiles, obituaries, memorials and news clippings. The documents provide information on Cowles' life as a teacher at the Seminary, her activities as Acting President, her travels and career accomplishments.


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:

Office of the President, Louise Frances Cowles Records, Mount Holyoke College Archives and Special Collections, South Hadley, MA.

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


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