Newcomb College

Newcomb College:

see Tulane Univ.Tulane University of Louisiana
, at New Orleans; coeducational; opened 1834, chartered 1835 as a state medical college. It became the Univ. of Louisiana in 1847 but was reorganized in 1884 when it was endowed by Paul Tulane. The college of arts and sciences is for men.
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 of Louisiana.
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Women, Art, and Social Change: The Newcomb Pottery Enterprise examines the highly esteemed glazed ceramics, jewelry, metalwork, bookbindings, and textiles crafted by women artists at Newcomb College between 1890 and 1940.
in Political Economy from Newcomb College of Tulane University.
The case began when Tulane cited the damage and effects of Katrina as a reason for restructuring itself, including the elimination of Newcomb College as a separate degree-granting entity.
She ruled that language in the will of Josephine Newcomb contained "no enforceable conditional obligation to support" claims of the plaintiffs, The Future of Newcomb College (TFNC).
1975--Honorary Degree from Newcomb College, New Orleans, LA.
The pieces were decorated by Newcomb College students and alumna at a time when most women either married or became teachers but did not become professional artists, according to Jean Bragg, owner of the Jean Bragg Gallery of Southern Art and author of The Newcomb Style and Newcomb College Arts and Crafts Sales Exhibition (2000 and 1998, respectively, both self-published).
This reference for collectors of Arts and Crafts style mission furniture, wrought metal, and period lighting, focuses heavily on art pottery such as Arequipa, Brouwer, Dedham, Fulper, Grueby, Hampshire, Newcomb College, Ohr, and Van Briggle ceramics.
Rocherolle graduated from Newcomb College of Tulane University with a B.
Annette McConnell Anderson, the family's matriarch, studied art at Newcomb College in New Orleans, and her husband, George Walter Anderson, provided the business expertise to keep the pottery business running.
When Newcomb College at Tulane University commissioned Carrie Mae Weems to create new work commemorating the bicentennial of the Louisiana Purchase, she made several sets of photographs, a video projection, and sets of video stills in which she juxtaposed sites of slavery and antebellum pomp with the industrial locales of the "New South.
Newcomb College Pottery (1886-1939) was founded in New Orleans to instruct Southern women in the decorative arts.