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M. Carey Thomas

Martha Carey Thomas (January 2, 1857 - December 2, 1935) was an American educator, suffragist, and second President of Bryn Mawr College.

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M. Carey Thomas - Biography - Later Life and Death
... Thomas retired in 1922, at age sixty-five ... The Bryn Mawr Summer School for Women Workers, which was founded at Carey's behest in 1921, was a sort of "grand finale" bookending Thomas' legacy as an earlier ... Mary Garrett left a considerable fortune to Thomas, who spent the last two decades of her life traveling the world in luxury, including trips to India, the Sahara, and France ...

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