Women's Stories: Why the Schlesinger Library Matters

Radcliffe Quarterly
Friday, February 1, 2008
Illustration by Michelle Thompson

With roughly three thousand unique manuscript collections and ninety thousand photographs, as well as thousands of items of ephemera, the Schlesinger is arguably the world's largest archive devoted to the history of both individual women and women's organizations.

Little Lulu Comes to Harvard

Harvard Gazette
Thursday, November 2, 2006
Little Lulu's report card. Copyright Classic Media

The Little Lulu papers have found a home at the Schlesinger Library.

Degrees of Success: Studying the Choices of Highly Educated Women

Radcliffe Quarterly
Saturday, July 1, 2006
Illustration by Jean Francois Martin

Are some professions more favorable for combining career and family? Economists Claudia Goldin RI '06 and Lawrence Katz RI '06 examine the data on graduates of the nation's top colleges and professional schools.

Little Lulu Lives Here

The Radcliffe Quarterly
Saturday, July 1, 2006
From the Marge (Marjorie Henderson Buell) Papers at the Schlesinger Library, originally published in the Saturday Evening PostFrom the Marge (Marjorie Henderson Buell) Papers at the Schlesinger Library, originally published in the Saturday Evening Post

“Little Lulu,” the black-eyed girl in the bright red dress whose antics played out in the nation’s “funny pages” for almost half of the twentieth century, has taken up residence at the Schlesinger Library.

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