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Letter to Robert Elliott Speer and Emma Bailey Speer, 25 Nov 1928

Dublin Core

Title

Letter to Robert Elliott Speer and Emma Bailey Speer, 25 Nov 1928

Subject

Notable Individuals

Description

MBS writes to her parents and mentions a suicide at the men's college that has the campus upset, a conference she recently attended on Public Worship, her plans to return to the US the following summer to study (perhaps at Columbia). Also includes, in response to a book she recently received in the mail, the comment "I wonder why it is that there are almost no girls' schools with the atmosphere or the character of the best boys' prep schools?"

Creator

Speer, Margaret Bailey

Source

Speer, Margaret Bailey. "Letter to Robert Elliott Speer and Emma Bailey Speer, 25 Nov 1928." Speer Family Papers, Special Collections Department, Bryn Mawr College Library.

Date

1920s

Date Available

20th century

Date Created

1928-11-25

Rights

All rights reserved by the source institution.

Format

correspondence

Spatial Coverage

United States
China

Source Institution

Bryn Mawr College

All rights reserved by the source institution.

Citation

Speer, Margaret Bailey, “Letter to Robert Elliott Speer and Emma Bailey Speer, 25 Nov 1928,” The Albert M. Greenfield Digital Center for the History of Women's Education, accessed May 19, 2019, http://greenfield.brynmawr.edu/items/show/522.