Education of women
Found in 16 Collections and/or Records:
Beers, Douglas Stowe (faculty), May 7, 1986
1 interview with Douglas Stowe Beers, Middlebury College Professor of English. Beers discussed his undergrad and graduate experience at Yale; salary; President Moody; Breadloaf; his experience as head of the acting department; President Stratton; his experience of chairman of the division; staff relations; student social activites; comprehensive exams; chaperoning frat parties; class stories; other job offers; female vs. male students; and Robert Frost.
Benedict, Edith Cartmell (Class of 1926), March 11, 1975
1 interview with Edith Cartmell Benedict (Class of 1926) by Deborah Clifford. Edith '26 discusses why she chose Middlebury for two years; living at home off campus; isolation; decline of town gown relations; Eleanor Ross; Middlebury's gender segregation; Home Economics classes; dress code; changes in the new generations of students; Middlebury strictness; and students' bad behavior.
Bigelow, Leslie Cole (faculty), April 18, 1986
Bliss, Eleanor (Class of 1959, staff), June 2, 1994
1 interview with Eleanor S. (Bliss) Heurtley, Class of 1959, by Natalie Norman. During the interview, Heurtley discusses the chemistry major; family legacy; women at college; sororities; the relationship between Middlebury College and the town of Middlebury, Vermont; political passivity; the status of women; single parenting; alumni activities; and changes at the College.
Bowker, John G. (faculty), October 15, 1975
Brackett, Mary Williams (Class of 1936, trustee), January 30, 1975
Coggeshall, Almy (Class of 1940), June 2, 1995
1 interview with Almy Coggeshall, Middlebury College Class of 1940, by Joice Pangalila at Coggeshall's 55th reunion. Coggeshall discussed why he chose Middlebury College; fraternities; social activities; Mountain Club; camping trips; Middlebury Campus; Hepburn dormitory; chemistry; reunion; male and female relations on campus; restrictions on women; Dean of Women, Eleanor Ross; Sudetenland crisis; his writing tutor; and his life's work.
Ells-Crane, Ruth Brown (Class of 1934), June 4, 1994
1 interview with Ruth Mercer (Brown) Ells-Crane, Middlebury College Class of 1934. During the interview, Ells-Crane discusses the Mountain Club; why she came to Middlebury; President Moody; life at Middlebury for women; environmental issues; war; Depression; sororities and fraternities; academics; life after Middlebury; motion pictures in the 1930s; travel and Alaska; family; and the future of Middlebury College.
Fiske, Jane Howard (Class of 1939), March 10, 1975
1 interview with Jane Howard Fiske (Class of 1939) by Deborah Clifford. Fiske discusses prohibition; having students living with her family; President Moody; coeducation; careers for women after graduation; town gown relations; V12; UVM; leaving college to get married; the Great Depression; student jobs; Professor Richard Brown; Eleanor Ross; restrictions on women; living off campus; and compulsory chapel.
Freeman, Stephen (Director, Summer Language Schools), July 12, 1996
Holmes, Marion (Class of 1933), March 4, 1986
Lardner, Adelma Hadley (Class of 1928), March 6, 1975
Neuberger, Fred (Class of 1950, administrator), February 3, 1975
'Predominantly masculine' and 'gentlemanly': The construction of space and identity at Middlebury College, 1908-1916 / Adrienne Goldstein, 2021 May 13
Paper produced by Adrienne Goldstein, Class of 2020, during Professor Bill Hart's Spring 2019 HIST 0600 History Research Seminar class.
Smith, Sharon (Class of 1968) and Frank Merriman (Class of 1968). Middlebury Women and the Rules, March 1966
Report compiled by Middlebury College students Sharon Smith (Class of 1968) and Frank Merriman (Class of 1968) entitled "Middlebury Women and the Rules."