Bryn Mawr College: Mary Whitall Worthington Diary, Volume 10

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Mary Worthington’s diary during her sophomore year at Bryn Mawr College. Mary Worthington, M. Carey Thomas’s “dear, intelligent niece” recorded the significant events and emotions of her college years and life as part of the Class of 1910.

Title: Mary Whitall Worthington Diary, Volume 10
Authors: Worthington, Mary Whitall
Call number: LS 30
(Bryn Mawr, Bryn Mawr College)
Publisher: Bryn Mawr College
Language: English.
Date: From 1907 to 1908
Place: Bryn Mawr (Pa.)
Subjects topical: Bryn Mawr College; Alumni and alumnae; Class of 1910; Women–Education (Higher); Women–Education–History
Subjects geographic: Bryn Mawr (Pa.)
Genres: Diaries

Table of Contents:
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  • fol. 2r — Table of Contents
  • fol. 3r — Table of Contents
  • fol. 6r — October 9, 1907
  • fol. 7r — October 15, 1907
  • fol. 9r — October 17, 1907
  • fol. 10v — October 22; October 30, 1907
  • fol. 12r — November 1, 1907
  • fol. 12v — November 6, 1907
  • fol. 20v — May 26, 1909: Letter from M. Carey Thomas
  • fol. 32v — November 10, 1907
  • fol. 33v — November 15, 1907
  • fol. 34r — November 17, 1907
  • fol. 34v — November 18, 1907
  • fol. 35r — Letter to join Bryn Mawr Chapter of the College Women’s Equal Suffrage League
  • fol. 35v — Program for student production of Patience of Bunthorne’s Bride
  • fol. 36r — Letter from Bryn Mawr Varsity Hockey Team
  • fol. 38r — November 23, 1907
  • fol. 39v — December 7, 1907
  • fol. 41v — Newspaper clipping describing intellectual women interested in politics as abnormal and the result of a shooting
  • fol. 42r — Letter about Bryn Mawr Chapter Women’s Suffrage League
  • fol. 43r — December 23, 1907
  • fol. 46v — January 3, 1908
  • fol. 46v — Invitation to Haverford College event
  • fol. 48v — January 17, 1908
  • fol. 58v — January 28, 1908
  • fol. 62v — January 12, 1908
  • fol. 79r — January 29, 1908
  • fol. 79v — Philosophy exam
  • fol. 80r — Philosophy exam
  • fol. 80v — Psychology Reading List
  • fol. 81r — Biology exam
  • fol. 81v — Physics exam
  • fol. 82v — Psychology exam
  • fol. 83v — Philosophy exam
  • fol. 84v — Biology exam
  • fol. 85v — German opera program
  • fol. 86v — January 30, 1908
  • fol. 87r — February 9, 1908
  • fol. 89v — February 10, 1908
  • fol. 90v — February 15, 1908
  • fol. 101r — Envelopes
  • fol. 101v — Letter to attend spelling class
  • fol. 102v — Letter from M. Carey Thomas
  • fol. 103v — Letter from M. Carey Thomas
  • fol. 104v — Bryn Mawr College Skating Pond Ticket
  • fol. 107r — Letter from M. Carey Thomas
  • fol. 109v — March 3, 1908
  • fol. 110r — March 24, 1908
  • fol. 111r — April 7, 1908
  • fol. 112r — Letter in Esperanto
  • fol. 133v — Letter in Esperanto
  • fol. 118v — Program for German opera Tannhaeuser
  • fol. 118v — Flyer for address by Jane Addams of Hull House as a part of the College Equal Suffrage League of Pennsylvania, Bryn Mawr College Chapter
  • fol. 121r — April 8, 1908
  • fol. 122v — Bryn Mawr College Program
  • fol. 123r — Program for play Everyfreshman
  • fol. 124r — Peacock feather
  • fol. 125r — April 10, 1908
  • fol. 126v — Letter concerning Suffrage books
  • fol. 127r — May 7, 1908
  • fol. 128r — May 20, 1908
  • fol. 131v — April 26, 1908
  • fol. 132v — May 10, 1908
  • fol. 133v — Letter in Esperanto
  • fol. 135v — May 20, 1908
  • fol. 139r — May 25, 1908
  • fol. 140r — July 9, 1908
  • fol. 140v — Pamphlet on Bryn Mawr College Glee and Mandolin Clubs
  • fol. 141r — Glee and Mandolin Clubs Annual Concert Program at Bryn Mawr College
  • fol. 145v — July 13, 1908
  • fol. 146v — Glass Dinner Pamphlet
  • fol. 151r — Invitation for the Transatlantic Society of America reception for the Delegates of the Pennsylvania Arbitration and Peace Conference
  • fol. 155r — Program for the play the Tragedy of Romeo and Juliet
  • fol. 156r — July 21, 1908
  • fol. 158v — Biology exam
  • fol. 159r — Physics exam
  • fol. 172v — Newspaper clipping, “Dillettantism is a College Danger”
  • fol. 173v — Newspaper clipping, “Rockefeller Gives Another $500,000”
  • fol. 174v — Newspaper clipping, “Sir Martin Leads Field Home in National Stallion Event.”
  • fol. 175r — Letter from Mary Whitall Worthington’s mother
  • fol. 176v — Letter from M. Carey Thomas
  • fol. 178v — Letter to M. Carey Thomas

Decorations

  • fol. 13r — Photo: Rosalind Rameyne as Maria in the play
  • fol. 13v — Photo: Elsa Denison as Biron
  • fol. 14r — Photo: Scene in a student play; no caption
  • fol. 16r — Photo: Scene in a student play; no caption
  • fol. 17r — Photo: Scene in a student play; no caption
  • fol. 27v — Photo: Rockefeller Hall-Bryn Mawr College, Pa.
  • fol. 28r — Back of postcard
  • fol. 29r — Photo: Scene in a student play; no caption
  • fol. 30r — Program for student production of Love’s Labour’s Lost
  • fol. 33r — Sketch depicting a lantern
  • fol. 40r — Photo: Hellen Williston Smith, taken in 1906
  • fol. 40v — Photo: Val taken in the drawing-room of No. 11
  • fol. 42v — Photos: Bryn Mawr, PA-Dining Room, Rockefeller Hall; Bryn Mawr, PA-Dining Room, Denbigh Hall; Bryn Mawr, PA-Gymnasium
  • fol. 52r — Photo: Katherine Livingston Rolan. Dec 1907.
  • fol. 106r — Drawing of woman in graduation robes with comedic caption.
  • fol. 130r — Photo: Cloisters on Bryn Mawr College Campus
  • fol. 130v — Photo: Thomas Hall
  • fol. 131r — Photos: Denbigh as you come around the corner of Taylor from Pembroke Arch; The angle of Pembroke East in early spring
  • fol. 136r — Photo: Rockefeller Hall; no caption
  • fol. 136v — Photos: May Day maypole dancing; no caption
  • fol. 137r — Photo: May Day procession
  • fol. 137v — Photo: May Day maypole dancing by class year, 1911, 1910, 1909
  • fol. 138r — Photos: 1908 maypole, 1910 maypole, 1909 maypole
  • fol. 138v — Photos: The seniors on Saturday May 9th after having all passed their last oral
  • fol. 152r — Photo: Scene from a student play; Romeo and Juliet in the friar’s cell
  • fol. 152v — Photo: Scene from a student play; Romeo and Juliet Verona- a streak
  • fol. 161v — Photo: The Bryn Mawr Varsity Hockey Team 1908
  • fol. 162v — Cartoon figures dancing; Dr. Warren and Miss Madison dancing the Boston
  • fol. 163r — Drawing of a mouse
  • fol. 163v — Photos: “The Family,” 1910 Basketball, 1910 and 1908 hockey, captain of varsity basketball
  • fol. 166v — Flower on card
  • fol. 172r — Photo: Morris Carey. 7 years old 1907
  • fol. 180r — Photo: Woman in costume as Romeo; no caption
  • fol. 180v — Photo: Students as Romeo and Juliet; no caption
  • fol. 181r — Photo: Students as Romeo and Juliet; no caption
  • fol. 181v — Photo: Students as Romeo and Juliet; no caption
  • fol. 182r — Photo: Making the daisy chain
  • fol. 182v — Photo: Carrying the chain to Taylor
  • fol. 183r — Photo: Thomas Hall Cloisters; no caption
  • fol. 183v — Photo: Two students linking arms; no caption

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