Jean Summers Smith (1911-1999) Papers
Scope and Contents
The Jean Summers Smith papers date between 1929 and 1932 and fill one box. The papers consist of course materials from Smith's studies at Northwestern. Included are class notes, syllabi, examinations, and research papers largely concerning courses offered by the English Department and the School of Speech. A folder of fragmentary and unidentified Speech course materials completes the series.
- Smith, Jean Summers, 1911-1999 (Person)
Conditions Governing Access
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Language of Materials
After attending the University of Washington for one year, Jean Summers Smith entered Northwestern University as a sophomore in 1929. A member of Gamma Phi Beta sorority, Smith graduated from Northwestern in 1932 with a B.A. degree in English. The Jean Summers Smith papers date between 1929 and 1932 and fill one box. The papers consist of course materials from Smith's studies at Northwestern.
Materials are foldered according to course; folders are arranged sequentially by course number.
Method of Acquisition
Jean Summers Smith donated these materials to the University Archives on July 13, 1983 (Accession #83-109).
Four published playbooks have been transferred to the University Library's Special Collections Department.
Margaret E. Faverty; January 10, 1990.
- Guide to the Jean Summers Smith (1911-1999) Papers
- Margaret E. Faverty
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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