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WOM. Women's Manuscript Collections

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Identifier: WOM

Found in 54 Collections and/or Records:

Anne McCarty Braden papers

 Collection
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 Bradens....

Emma Smith Ratterman Branch papers

 Collection
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.

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.

Business and Professional Women of Kentucky records

 Collection
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.

Charlotte Wimp and Donald M. Butler papers

 Collection
Identifier: 1990_101-UA
Scope and Contents The collection consists of correspondence from friends serving in World War I, correspondence regarding Girls High School in Louisville, Kentucky, and the University of Louisville, and women's basketball memorabilia. There is also some material relating to the university's men's basketball team dating from 1913 to 1921.

Lillie Foell Clar papers

 Collection
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.

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.

Crescent Hill Woman's Club records

 Collection
Identifier: 2012_057-UA
Summary These records document the entire existence of the club from its earliest days until it disbanded in mid-2012, and include minutes, financial records, ephemera, scrapbooks, and publications. Publications include the Club's bulletins (1915-2012) and yearbooks (1916-2012). The scrapbooks that constitute the president's records document the activities of the Club and its members through newspaper clippings and photographs as well as more ephemeral materials such as invitations and ticket stubs....