Archives Photograph Collection

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title:

Kate Pearson Burwell

image number:

P0049632

description:

This image scanned from the Class of 1885 photograph album.

According to page 6 of the March 27, 1926 edition of The Indiana Alumnus, Kate Burwell "...started the first correspondence courses in history at Indiana University in 1910. Through the recommendation of Dr. James A. Woodburn, Mrs. Burwell began the work with only one pupil in the class."

date taken:

probably 1885

photographer studio:

Allison's Photographic Rooms (Waldron Block, Near Post Office, Bloomington, Indiana)

copyright owner:

Allison's Photographic Rooms

personal name:

Pearson, Kate Norvell

personal name:

Burwell, Mrs.

corporate name:

Extension Division

corporate name:

Continuing Studies, School of

corporate name:

Class of 1885

topic:

Women

topic:

Firsts

topic:

Correspondence schools

city:

Bloomington

state:

Indiana

series:

Individuals