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Biography, 1976

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 14

Content Description

From the Collection:

Correspondence, promotional materials and newspaper/article clippings relating to the tercentenary celebration of the birth of Elena Piscopia (1646-1684), first woman to receive a PhD in 1678.


  • Other: 1976

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From the Collection: 0.84 Linear Feet (2 Hollinger document cases.)

Language of Materials



Monograph by Nicolor Fusco: "Profilo di Elena Lucrezia Cornaro Piscopia 1646-1648 Prima donna laureata del mondo" (1976). Includes promotional flyer.

Repository Details

Part of the Georgetown University Manuscripts Repository

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