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Brackett, Mary Williams (Class of 1936, trustee), January 30, 1975

Identifier: MOH8

Scope and Contents

1 audio cassette tape containing interview with Mary Williams Brackett, Class of 1936. Topics discussed include Brackett's 60th reunion, her post-graduate experience, her honorary degree, the German major, the Institute of International Education, her teaching assistantship as a graduate student, her time as Director of Admissions for women and as Dean of Women at Middlebury, the merging of men's and women's colleges across the country, her Stanford PhD, depression, the role of women in higher education, her career in higher education, alumni affairs, and the Board of Trustees.


  • Creation: January 30, 1975

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Open for research without restriction.

Biographical / Historical

Mary Alberta Williams Brackett (1915-2010) was a member of the Middlebury College Class of 1936. She served as Director of Admissions for Women and Dean of Women at Middlebury from 1938 to 1945. Brackett also served as a Trustee of the College from 1969 to 1984, and as an Emeritus Trustee following that time.


2 Digital files

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Physical Description

1 audio cassette


Assigned identifier: a13af19750130-02

Repository Details

Part of the Middlebury College Special Collections & Archives Repository

Middlebury College
Davis Family Library
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Middlebury Vermont 05753 United States