Miriam McGaw Cowden biographical file

 Collection
Identifier: EBL-1050

  • Staff Only

Abstract

File contains a 2008 clipping from the "Vanderbilt View" publication.

Dates

  • 2008 - 2008

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Reproduction Rights

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Historical or Biographical Note

Miriam McGaw Cowden served on the Vanderbilt Borad of Trust for more than 30 years. She graduated from Vanderbilt with a B.A. in 1941 and was first elected to the board in 1974. Cowden served as its secretary from 1980 until 1991. In 2003, she was designated a Trustee Emerita. Cowden also chaired the Student Affairs Committee and received the Mary Jane Werthan Award in 1991 for outstanding contributions to women at Vanderbilt.

Extent

0.1 Cubic Feet

Language of Materials

English

Title
Miriam McGaw Cowden biographical file
Author
Processed by EBL Special Collections Staff
Date
2009-08-17
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Description is inEnglish.

Repository Details

Part of the VUMC Historical Images and Biographies Repository

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