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This Week in History: A fact for October

Judith Rosenbaum on Annie Nathan Meyer Founding Barnard thumbnail

Opening of Barnard College

October 7, 1889

Driven by the passionate lobbying efforts of activist Annie Nathan Meyer, Barnard College opened its doors in a rented Madison Avenue brownstone.

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Jewish Women's Archive. "This Week in History: A fact for October." (Viewed on February 11, 2016) <http://jwa.org/thisweek/oct/random>.

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