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Anna Robertson Brown Lindsay papers, 1898-1944

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: MS#2017
Bib ID 14644942 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Lindsay, Anna Robertson Brown, 1864-1948
Title Anna Robertson Brown Lindsay papers, 1898-1944
Physical Description 3 boxes
Language(s) English .
Access

This collection is located off-site. You will need to request this material at least three business days in advance to use the collection in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room.

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Arrangement

Description

Scope and Contents

Correspondence, biographical materials, manuscripts, and published materials.

Using the Collection

Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is located off-site. You will need to request this material at least three business days in advance to use the collection in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room.

This collection has no restrictions.

Conditions Governing Use

Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. The RBML maintains ownership of the physical material only. Copyright remains with the creator and his/her heirs. The responsibility to secure copyright permission rests with the patron.

Preferred Citation

Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Anna Robertson Brown Lindsay papers; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

Related Materials

Samuel McCune Lindsay papers

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Processing Information

In April 2020, these materials were removed from the Samuel McCune Lindsay papers and made their own collection. In that collection, they were numbered boxes 202-204.

Subject Headings

The subject headings listed below are found in this collection. Links below allow searches at Columbia University through the Archival Collections Portal and through CLIO, the catalog for Columbia University Libraries, as well as ArchiveGRID, a catalog that allows users to search the holdings of multiple research libraries and archives.

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Genre/Form

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Clippings (Information Artifacts) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Correspondence Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Speeches (documents) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

Subject

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Lindsay, Samuel McCune, 1869-1960 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
University of Pennsylvania Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical / Historical

Anna Robertson Brown Lindsay was an author and educator. She attended Wellesley College, Oxford University, and the University of Pennsylvania, becoming the first woman to earn a Ph. D. from the latter in 1892. She then became a professor at Wellesley College. She served as a trustee of the college from 1906 to 1918 and was a member of the Alumnae Association graduate council. Lindsay wrote a number of theological books, including The Warriors, The Spiritual Care of a Child, and Hymn in War-Time. Lindsay married Samuel McCune Lindsay in 1896. They had three children together. Lindsay died in 1948. Source: Digital Jane Addams (https://digital.janeaddams.ramapo.edu/items/show/5766)