Nellie Bakeman Donovan

Nellie Bakeman Donovan was born in Newburyport, Massachusetts.  She entered Colby in 1889.  Following graduation she worked as an assistant teacher at the Coburn Classical Institution from 1892-1893.  She was then the financial agent for the Women’s Division at Colby from 1893-1894.  Following her work at Colby she served as an assistant high school teacher of Latin in Somerville, Massachusetts from 1894-1895.  She resided and passed away in Newton Center, Massachusetts.