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WOM. Women's Manuscript Collections

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Identifier: WOM

Found in 65 Collections and/or Records:

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....
Dates: circa 1920-2012

Agnes Synder Crume papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 1985_041-UA
Scope and Contents The papers primarily consist of letters between Agnes Snyder and John Crume, youthful friends who later married. Her letters were written during her student years at the University of Louisville to Crume, who was overseas in the European theater of World War II, and as a foreign service trainee following the war. Other materials include clippings of many stories Agnes Crume wrote as a reporter for the Louisville Courier-journal; personal correspondence of the Crumes, and her father, Herbert...
Dates: 1938 - 1946

Laura Miller Derry papers

 Collection
Identifier: 1973_633-UA
Scope and Contents The papers of Laura Miller Derry, an attorney in private practice, consists of eight series: Biographical, Correspondence, Literary, Clubs and Organizations, Stephen Derry/ Legal Reference Material, Financial/ Business, Reference/Scrapbook and Case Files. The collection (30.375 linear feet), dates from 1883 to 1992. The collection's bulk dates are 1937 to 1988.The Biographical series (.34 linear feet) mainly consists of resumes that document Derry's education and career. It also...
Dates: 1883-1992

Diane di Prima papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2019_003
Scope and Contents The University of Louisville purchased various collections of papers belonging to feminist poet and writer Diane di Prima from the Phoenix Book Store in New York City, in four separate acquisitions made in 1966, 1967, and 1968. Negotiations for later acquisitions were made by telephone and were not documented. The papers in the collection date from 1934 to 1992, beginning with ephemera from di Prima's childhood. The bulk of the 9.5 linear foot collection, which is divided into eight series, is...
Dates: 1934-1992

Carol Dowell Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 1991_071-UA
Scope and Contents The Carol Dowell papers are divided into four areas: University of Louisville commitments, professional activities, studies, and printed material. Included in the University commitments are political science course outlines, proceedings of her faculty committees, and political science department minutes and memos from 1959-1988. Professional activities are concerned with American Association of University Professors (AAUP) and its Kentucky chapter, and the Kentucky Conference of Political...
Dates: circa 1940's-1988

Elmer Lucille Allen papers

 Unprocessed — Box 1
Identifier: 2015_028-UA

Equal Rights

 Unprocessed
Identifier: 2004_047-UA
Dates: 1928-1954; Majority of material found within 1948-1954

Ethel Wilson Ewen papers

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 2007_111-UA
Scope and Contents This small collection (.10 linear foot) consists of her school records from Berea College, her Army Nurse Corps paperwork, some other World War I memorabilia, and her copies of the Kentucky State Board of Health Certificate of Birth from when she practiced midwifery. These materials were donated to the University of Louisville Archives and Records Center by her daughter, Mary Frances Meadows, in 2007. There is a short biography of Ethel Wilson Ewen in the donor file.
Dates: 1906-1981; Majority of material found within 1906-1919

Hortense Flexner King Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2009_004-RB
Scope and Contents The papers of poet and writer Hortense Flexner King (1885-1973) consist of four series: correspondence, legal/financial/medical paperwork, literary production, and scrapbook materials. The correspondence is mainly incoming, but a small amount of outgoing is also present. Additionally, there is some third party correspondence. Legal, financial, and medical paperwork includes the power of attorney making Elizabeth Y. Schubert her guardian, trust information from the estate of Carolin Flexner,...
Dates: 1860-1975