ABOUT THE EXHIBIT:
This online exhibit was designed in 2004 by Jessica M. Parr,
archives assistant in the Northeastern University Archives and Special
Collections Department. The online exhibit is based upon a past physical
exhibit titled “Frank Palmer Speare (1869-1954): A Man for all Seasons”
organized by Karen Adler Abramson and Peter Rawson.
Additional material has been added by Jessica Parr.
and Manuscripts Collections
of the President (Speare) records. (A1).
Palmer Speare papers, 1896-1951. (M1).
of Law records, 1900-1996. (A6).
Marston, Everett C. Origin and Development of Northeastern University,
1898-1960. Boston, MA: Northeastern University, 1961.
Rhoads, Linda Smith, ed. Tradition and Innovation: Reflections on Northeastern
University's First Century. Boston, MA: Northeastern University Press,
online exhibit is © 2004 Northeastern University.
Excerpts from the site may be reproduced for non-commercial, educational
use only, except where limited by other copyrights.
and Reproductions. Northeastern University holds the copyrights
for some of the illustrations and textual images reproduced here. If you
are interested in reproducing items, please contact the University
As with all copyrighted material, “fair use” guidelines of
the applicable copyright laws may apply to educational or other non-commercial
Contributions. The narrative prose written especially for this
online exhibition is copyrighted by Northeastern University. Portions
of these texts may be quoted or excerpted for non-commercial, educational
purposes, provided that such quotes are accurate and proper attribution
and Attribution. This electronic exhibition as a whole may be
Palmer Speare:; Educational Visionary,” the online edition of a
Northeastern University Libraries exhibition. Boston: Northeastern University