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Newspaper clipping about the visit of Madame Chiang Kai-shek to the Wellesley College campus. Mdme. Chiang, the first lady of China, graduated from Wellesley in 1917. The caption notes that her donning of slacks during the visit prompted the school to lift the ban on slacks for their students.
Decade: 1940s
 
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Three newspaper clippings of images with captions describing the visit of Madame Chiang Kai-shek to the Wellesley College campus, guided by college president Lieut. Commander Mildred H McAfee, WAVES Commander. Mdme. Chiang, the first lady of China, graduated from Wellesley in 1917.
Decade: 1940s
 
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Newspaper clippings; Madame Chiang Kai-shek "On the Way to Wellesley" and "WAVES Get First Taste of Tear Gas."
Decade: 1940s
 
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MBS writes to her mother summarizing recent political turmoil. A certain freshman's father was Chief Secretary of Chang Tso-lin, Dictator since June 1927. The faculty could always tell when there was national trouble coming because he would pull her out of school and send her back when things are…
Decade: 1920s