Jane Grant exhibit

Exhibit Contents

Introduction

Ready to Combat the World

Ablaze with Adventure and Verve

Life as a Lucy Stoner

It Must Be Human

An Audience with an Emperor

The Legacy She Left Behind

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Jane Grant, age 3 years, 1895. Jane Grant Photograph Collection, PH141.

Jane Grant's favorite photograph of herself, taken sometime in the 1950s. Jane Grant Photograph Collection, PH141.

Jane Grant at about 18 years, ca. 1913. Jane Grant Photograph Collection, PH141.

Jane Grant, second from left, with friends at Coney Island, ca. 1916. Jane Grant Photograph Collection, PH141.

Jane Grant, ca. 1917. Jane Grant Photograph Collection, PH141.

Jane Grant, ca. 1917. Jane Grant Photograph Collection, PH141.

Enrico Caruso as the Chevalier des Grieux in Manon, 1917. Jane Grant Photograph Collection, PH141.

Enrico Caruso, 1916. Jane Grant Photograph Collection, PH141.

Grant acting in a play, ca. 1917. Grant is in the center of the photograph, with hat. Jane Grant Photograph Collection, PH141.

An unidentified photograph, probably an amateur theatrical group. Jane Grant appears in the lower right. Jane Grant Photograph Collection, PH141.

Note from Enrico Caruso enclosing tickets for one of his matinee performances, ca. 1916. Jane Grant Papers, Coll. 41.

Love letter from Harold Ross to Jane Grant, ca. 1918 Jane Grant Papers, Coll. 41.

Love letter from Harold Ross to Jane Grant, February 27, 1918. Jane Grant Papers, Coll. 41.

Love letter from Harold Ross to Jane Grant, February 27, 1918. Jane Grant Papers, Coll. 41.

Jane Grant at a World War I battlefield in France, after the war, ca. 1919. Jane Grant Photograph Collection, PH141.

Grant and Alexander Woollcott on an outing in France after the war, ca. 1919. Jane Grant Photograph Collection, PH141.

Jane Grant in France, probably after the war, ca. 1919. Jane Grant Photograph Collection, PH141.

Y.M.C.A. clothing badges worn by Jane Grant during her entertainment work in France during World War I. Jane Grant Papers, Coll. 41.

Y.M.C.A. clothing badges worn by Jane Grant during her entertainment work in France during World War I. Jane Grant Papers, Coll. 41.

Y.M.C.A. clothing badges worn by Jane Grant during her entertainment work in France during World War I. Jane Grant Papers, Coll. 41.

Harold Ross in France during World War I, on the right next to the unidentified woman, ca. 1918. Jane Grant Photograph Collection, PH141.

Dance cards used by Grant during her service with the Y.M.C.A. Entertainment Bureau in France during World War I. Jane Grant Papers, Coll. 41.

Dance cards used by Grant during her service with the Y.M.C.A. Entertainment Bureau in France during World War I. Jane Grant Papers, Coll. 41.

Ration cards for bread and sugar used by Grant during her service with the Y.M.C.A. Entertainment Bureau in France during World War I. Jane Grant Papers, Coll. 41.

Ration cards for bread and sugar used by Grant during her service with the Y.M.C.A. Entertainment Bureau in France during World War I. Jane Grant Papers, Coll. 41.

Harold Ross during World War I. Ross edited the U.S. Army's newspaper, The Stars and Stripes,ca. 1918. Jane Grant Papers, Coll. 41.

Jane Grant's official French identification card. Jane Grant Papers, Coll. 41.

Jane Grant, in her Y.M.C.A. uniform, during her service in France as a member of the Y.M.C.A. Entertainment Bureau. 1918. Jane Grant Papers, Coll. 41.

Pencil sketch of Jane Grant by Leroy Baldridge, a journalist who worked with Harold Ross, Alexander Woollcott, and others on the U.S. Army's newspaper, The Stars and Stripes. Jane Grant Papers, Coll. 41.

Letter from Alexander Woollcott to Grant describing his work in France during World War I, October 11, 1917. Jane Grant Papers, Coll. 41.

A letter of introduction from a colleague of Jane Grant at The New York Times,August 13, 1918. Grant was determined to serve in France during World War I. She applied to the Red Cross and the Young Men's Christian Association, and was eventually accepted by the Y.M.C.A. Jane Grant Papers, Coll. 41.

Letter from Wallace Cox, Infantry Captain, complimenting Grant on her Y.M.C.A. entertainment program, June 24, 1919. Jane Grant Papers, Coll. 41.

Jane Grant's permit card that allowed her to stay in Paris, ca. 1918. Jane Grant Papers, Coll. 41.

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