Mary Sheldon Barnes Papers
Mary Sheldon Barnes Papers, 1857-1948 (Bulk: 1880-1898)
21 boxes (8 linear ft.)
Collection number: MS 217
Professor and historian. Papers include creative and professional writings, artwork, diaries, teaching materials, scrapbooks, and photographs. The material provides insight into the coming of age and later professional academic life of a woman historian of the late 19th century. They are also a valuable source of information on the development of historiography. Correspondents include academics and fellow historians of the period.
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The papers are open to research according to the regulations of the Sophia Smith Collection.
The Sophia Smith Collection owns copyright to the unpublished writings of Mary Sheldon Barnes. Copyright to materials created by other individuals may be owned by those individuals or their heirs or assigns. It is the responsibility of the researcher to identify and satisfy the holders of all copyrights. Permission must be obtained from the Sophia Smith Collection to publish reproductions or quotations beyond "fair use."
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