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Bryn Mawr College's first gymnasium, as it appeared when the College opened in 1885.
Decade: 1880s
 
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Portrait of Emily Balch in academic garb, perhaps on her graduation day in 1889.
Decade: 1880s
 
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Portrait of Emily Balch, staring to the left.
Decade: 1880s
 
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Portrait of Mamie Gwinn taken in either Dresden or Leipzig, Germany.
Decade: 1880s
 
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Portrait of Mamie Gwinn, sitting by a window with white curtains protruding from it and a plant on top of a desk that she's also resting her elbow on.
Decade: 1880s
 
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Letter written by M. Carey Thomas to Dr. Rhoads outlining her ideas for the future Bryn Mawr College
Decade: 1880s
 
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Picture of Emma Doll Bailey and her friend Abby S. Brayton, Bryn Mawr class of 1924, "studying" in 28 Denbigh Hall. This image was a study that was later used for a sketch.
Decade: 1890s
 
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On the back is inscribed "Ruth Furness (Porter), Georgiana Goddard King, Mary Hill (Swope)."
Decade: 1890s