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.
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.
From 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.