Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Collection — Multiple Containers
Content Description Two quilts that formerly hung on the lower level of Ekstrom Library. One was created by Florence Strickler from male faculty members' ties. Florence Strickler was the wife of University of Louisville president Woodrow Strickler. The other is a 19th century quilt that was a gift of Eleanor Bingham and once hung in the Bingham Poetry Room.
Dates: 19th century, mid-20th century
Scope and Contents The Woodrow Mann Strickler collection pertains predominantly to Strickler's personal and professional activities dating from the 1960s to the mid-1970s, with some earlier material in evidence. The collection is divided into five series: personal and professional files; day-at-a-glance calendar books; speeches by Strickler and others; reference materials and published source material; and photos, plaques, certificates, and memorabilia.Strickler's personal and professional files are...