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WOM. Women's Manuscript Collections

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Identifier: WOM

Found in 68 Collections and/or Records:

Alice Hegan Rice scrapbooks

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2022_030
Scope and Contents

Two scrapbooks of clippings, theatre programs and very few letters.

Dates: 1902-1969

Gerta Bendl Papers

Identifier: 1988_005-UA

Anne McCarty Braden papers

Identifier: 2006_050-UA
Scope and Contents This collection contains 153.375 linear feet of materials related to or collected by Louisville social justice activist Anne Braden from early childhood until her death in 2006. While the collection includes a significant amount of personal materials from Anne and her husband Carl, the bulk of this material relates to their roles as civil rights activists, including its expression in Anne's writings, teaching materials, and correspondence. Also included are materials written about the...
Dates: 1920s-2006; Majority of material found in 1970s-2006

Emma Smith Ratterman Branch papers

Identifier: 1998_072-UA
Scope and Contents

This collection consists a few pieces of correspondence, clippings, and printed material relating to the political career of Emma Smith Ratterman Branch.

Dates: 1922-1928

Evelyn and Edward Bush papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 1977_081-UA
Scope and Contents

The collection contains an obituary of Dr. Evelyn Bush, two typescript stories by Edward Ellis Bush and an unfinished autobiography of Bush, which he started shortly before he died. There are also several lantern slides, presumably from Dr. Bush's practice, which show men and women doing various back exercises.

Dates: 1956-1962

Business and Professional Women of Kentucky records

Identifier: 1992_045-UA
Scope and Contents

Five clubs of the Business and Professional Women in Louisville, Lexington, and Paducah banded together in 1921 to form the state organization. By the early 1990s, the state federation numbered seventy-five active clubs. Historical records of the Business and Professional Women of Kentucky consist of minutes, publications, financial and membership records of the state chapters, programs, song sheets, and correspondence. Also included are records for the University of Louisville chapter.

Dates: 1921-1991

Charlotte Wimp and Donald M. Butler papers

Identifier: 1990_101-UA
Scope and Contents This collection includes World War I servicemen's letters, newspaper clippings of the U of L Women's and Men's basketball games during the years the Butlers were playing, photographs, Charlotte's high school memorabilia, and items from U of L. Included are papers containing University of Louisville memorabilia collected by the Butlers, particularly Charlotte, who attended the University of Louisville from 1912 to 1917 and played on the women's basketball team. The major topics contained in...
Dates: 1905-1980

Carrollton Business and Professional Women's Club scrapbook

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 1999_083-UA
Content Description

Consists of one scrapbook with clippings and printed material documenting the activities of the Carrollton (Kentucky) Business and Professional Women's Club from 1982 to 1984.

Dates: 1982-1984

Lillie Foell Clar papers

Identifier: 1977_031-UA
Scope and Contents

Ms. Clar's papers are informative concerning the period of her lifetime, especially her early years. Included are school notes from the 1890's and early 1900's, several of her early textbooks from this same period, postcards spanning the period from the early 1900's up into the early 1940's, some correspondence, photographs, articles, and books pertaining to Ms. Clar's life.

Dates: circa 1889-1940's

Conference on Women's Health Care Issues, Louisville, Kentucky Records

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 1998_163-UA
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of all organizational papers, minutes, financial records, correspondence, mailing lists and conference programs of the Conference on Women's Health Care Issues, Inc., which existed from 1983 to 1993 for the purpose of presenting conferences and other educational forums on women's health care issues.

Dates: 1983-1996