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Guide to the Harriet Oxman Papers
1907-2017 (bulk, 1962-1987)
 MS 2922

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Creator: Oxman, Harriet, 1927-
Title: Harriet Oxman papers
Dates [inclusive]: 1907-2017 (bulk, 1962-1987)
Abstract: Diaries, correspondence, clippings, publications, and ephemera relating to the career of New York City educator Harriet Oxman, fifth and only female principal of Erasmus Hall High School in Brooklyn (1972-1982). Includes Oxman's self-published The Rise and Fall, Erasmus Hall High School (2017).
Quantity: 1.42 Linear feet (in 2 boxes)
Call Phrase: MS 2922