Archives Photograph Collection

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title:

Sarah Parke Morrison

image number:

P0027561

description:

First woman to attend I.U., first woman to graduate from I.U., and first woman to become a member of the faculty of Indiana University.

Morrison came to Indiana University in 1867 and graduated with the AB degree in 1869. From 1873 thru 1875 she was an Adjunct Professor of English Literature.

Morrison Hall in the Wells Quadrangle is named after her.

date taken:

Circa 1869

personal name:

Morrison, Sarah Parke

corporate name:

English Department

topic:

Women

topic:

Firsts

topic:

Portraits

series:

Individuals

subseries:

Morrison, Sarah Parke