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Ruth Odell Papers

Call Number: MS028

Scope and Contents

This collection contains class assignments, newspaper clippings, publications, diplomas, calendars, notebooks, yearbooks and memorabilia relating to Ruth Odell, J'40, and her father, Raymond Hale Odell, A'08.


  • Majority of material found within 1940 -- 1949
  • 1940 -- 1949


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Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research. This collection may require review before it is available for use. Please contact DCA for further details.

Conditions Governing Use

Some material in this collection may be protected by copyright and other rights. Please see “Reproductions and Use” on the Digital Collections and Archives website for more information about reproductions and permission to publish. No documentation is available regarding the intellectual property rights in this collection.

Biographical / Historical

Ruth Odell (c.1918-1990) was the daughter of Raymond Hale Odell A1908 and Edna Goodale and had at least one sister, Ester Odell. Ruth Odell graduated from Jackson College in 1940. She worked as occupational therapist at the Charleston, SC navy yard at least until 1947. She married Elston B. Low and they had two children: Douglas Gilman Low and Eunice Low Dock.


1.2 Linear Feet (1 record carton )


This collection is not yet processed.

Custodial History

Collection donated by her daughter, Eunice Dock.

Processing status

This collection is minimally processed.


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Repository Details

Part of the Digital Collections and Archives, Tufts University Repository

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Tisch Library Building
Tufts University
Medford Massachusetts 02155 United States