The Women of summer : an unknown chapter of American social history

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  • Creator the Women of Summer, Inc. ; producers, Suzanne Bauman, Rita Heller ; director and screenwriter, Suzanne Bauman
  • Format Videos, Slides, Films
  • Contributors
  • Publication New York, NY : Filmakers Library, 1985.
  • Physical Details
    • 1 videocassette (57 min.) : sound, color
  • OCLC ocm17877277
  • Credits
    • Camera, Ross Lowell ; editor, Phyllis Chinlund ; music, Jim Burroughs, Brian Keane


  • Tells the story of Bryn Mawr's summer school for women workers, a controversial education experiment held between 1921 and 1938. Shows an alumnae fifty-year reunion where graduates talk about their lives and the school.


  • Issued as U-matic 3/4 in. or Beta 1/2 in. or VHS 1/2 in.
  • Issued also as motion picture.
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