"Creating Women’s History"
The Sophia Smith Collection at Smith College
This brief film highlights Smith College’s pioneering contributions to the movement that is revolutionizing the writing and teaching of history. It chronicles the 1942 founding of the nation’s oldest women’s manuscripts collection by historian Mary Ritter Beard and archivist Margaret Storrs Grierson and features cameo appearances by:
Contact the SSC to order a free copy of this film on DVD.
Notes on access and use:
- Video may take several minutes to load depending on your internet connection.
- The video shown here is in a compressed format to facilitate streaming over the Web. For a free copy on DVD or higher-resolution file digital file, contact the Sophia Smith Collection