Collection MS/MS 01.109 - Evelyn Gardner Papers 1938-1977

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US US-IaGG MS/MS 01.109

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Evelyn Gardner Papers 1938-1977




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Evelyn Gardner served as Dean of Women and Profess of English at Grinnell from 1933-1963. She obtained her undergraduate degree from Beloit in 1918 and also taught at Carleton and Pomona.

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This collection contains correspondence, clippings, materials from conferences and organizations, photographs, a family tree, and materials about her retirement and memorial.

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  • English

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