Morgan Denounces the Association of Collegiate Alumnae

January 15, 1921

In a previous letter (dated January 13, 1921) to President Morgan, Helen Witmer asked for information pertaining to Dickinson College's relationship with the Association of Collegiate Alumnae (ACA). Witmer was told that Dickinson College was not a member of the ACA due to the lack of women within its faculty. On January 15, 1921, President Morgan responded to Witmer's letter and explained that he had applied for membership and found that "its first interest the securing of faculty positions for women in colleges. They were not interested primarily in the scholarship of an institution, but in the question of the women members of the faculty." He explained that he was not interested in such a organization.

Location of Document in Archives
Morgan Papers - Witmer