Photo courtesy of Radcliffe College Archives, Schlesinger LibraryPhoto courtesy of Radcliffe College Archives, Schlesinger Library

  • Wilbur Kitchener Jordan becomes the fourth president of Radcliffe College.
  • During World War II, Harvard and Radcliffe sign an agreement opening Harvard classrooms to women students for the first time.
  • The donation of Maud Wood Park's suffrage papers forms the nucleus of the Schlesinger Library, which becomes the foremost library on the history of women in the United States. The library’s opening ceremonies are held on the 23rd anniversary of the signing of the 19th Amendment.
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1943
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