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Collection Overview
Title:Calista M. Greenough papers
Date:n.d., 1945-1948
Location Code:65/3
Reference Code:M173
Extent:.15 cubic ft. (1 box)
Scope and Content Note:This collection includes newspaper clippings, photographs, event programs, and Northeastern University correspondence, memorabilia, and commencement information. The materials date from 1945 to 1948.
Historical Note:Calista M. Greenough (née Folsom) was a member of the first co-ed class to enroll at Northeastern University in 1943, making her one of the first female graduates of Northeastern University. She graduated from Northeastern in 1946 with a B.A. in Liberal Arts, after which she became a librarian. She married Mager R. Greenough who died in 1997. As of April 2011, Calista resides in Danvers, Massachusetts.
Language and Scripts:English
System of Arrangement:Arranged in one alphabetical sequence.
Subjects and Contributors:
  • Greenough, Calista M.

  • Northeastern University (Boston, Mass.) -- Alumni and alumnae
  • Northeastern University (Boston, Mass.). Class of 1946
  • Northeastern University (Boston, Mass.) -- Commencement
  • Northeastern University (Boston, Mass.) -- Students
  • Northeastern University (Boston, Mass.)

  • College students -- Massachusetts -- Boston
  • Commencement ceremonies -- Massachusetts -- Boston
  • Universities and colleges -- Alumni and alumnae -- Massachusetts -- Boston

Conditions Governing Access:This collection is unrestricted.
Immediate Source of Acquisition:Received from Calista M. Greenough on 5 December 2005.
Conditions Governing Reproduction and Use:Copyright restrictions may apply.
Processor:Finding aid prepared by Abigail Cramer, April 2011
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1Event Programs1946, 1948
1News Clippingsn.d., 1946
1University Commencement Invitation and Instructions to Graduates1946
1Northeastern University Correspondencen.d., 1945
1Northeastern University Logo: Felt Patchn.d.
1Photographsn.d., 1946-1947