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Guide to the Papers of Alice Virginia Keliher
 MC 139

Elmer Holmes Bobst Library
70 Washington Square South
New York, NY, 10012
(212) 998-2641

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Creator: Keliher, Alice Virginia, 1903-
Title: Alice Keliher Papers
Dates [inclusive]: 1918-1995
Abstract: Alice V. Keliher was born in Washington, D.C., in 1903 and was a scholar and expert in early school education. She taught at NYU from 1936 to 1960 and later at Wheelock College in Boston. She was also a close friend and neighbor of Eleanor Roosevelt, with whom she shared a concern for human rights issues. The collection includes articles, correspondence and personal memorabilia relating to her life and work in child education and development.
Quantity: 25.0 linear feet
Call Phrase: MC 139