Cornell College (Mount Vernon, Iowa)
Textual. Ownership. 86x90 mm. FROM THE HARRIETTE J COOKE LIBRARY OF ENGLISH HISTORY | FOUNDED 1904 / CORNELL COLLEGE | MOUNT VERNON IOWA. Text and decorated initial "H. According to the Cornell College website, Harriette J. Cooke was the first female college professor in the United States to become a full professor with a salary equal to that of her male colleagues (1871).
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