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Frances Ferguson "Women at Johns Hopkins" subject file

 Collection — Box: BW-6
Identifier: MS-0777

Content Description

One subject file regarding the topic of women at Johns Hopkins University, compiled by Frances Ferguson. Items include a Futures Seminar lecture about the Program for Women, Gender, and Sexuality (2011), news clippings, as well as a letter and essay from a former student. The file ranges from 2000 to 2011.


  • Creation: 2000 - 2011


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is housed off-site and requires 48-hours' notice for retrieval. Contact Special Collections for more information.

Collection is open for use.

Conditions Governing Use

Single copies may be made for research purposes. Researchers are responsible for determining any copyright questions. It is not necessary to seek our permission as the owner of the physical work to publish or otherwise use public domain materials that we have made available for use, unless Johns Hopkins University holds the copyright.

Biographical / Historical

As of 2017, Frances Ferguson is a Professor Emerita in the Department of English at Johns Hopkins University and was the Mary Elizabeth Garrett Chair in the Krieger School of Arts and Sciences. Ferguson taught courses on literature and literary theory from the 18th century to 20th century. She was heavily involved in the Krieger School’s Program for Studies of Women, Gender and Sexuality. As of 2017, she teaches at the University of Chicago.



0.167 Cubic Feet (1 legal size folder)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated by Frances Ferguson in July 2012.

Related Materials

See also MS-0972, the Frances Ferguson papers, and RG-04-310, the Program for the Study of Women, Gender, and Sexuality records, held at this institution.

Processing Information

Processed by Annie Tang in May 2017.

Guide to the Frances Ferguson "Women at Johns Hopkins" subject file
Annie Tang
May 2017
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Repository Details

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