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Wom. Women

 Topic Guide
Identifier: Wom
This classification groups together collections on the topic of Women.

Found in 117 Collections and/or Records:

Josephine Schwarz Papers

Identifier: MS-218
Abstract The Josephine Schwarz Papers consist of a collection of the personal correspondence, photographs, writings, and memorabilia of Josephine and, to a lesser extent, the personal papers of her sister Hermene Schwarz. The collection encompasses a wide range of topics, including the Schwarz School of Dance, the Dayton Ballet, correspondence concerning dance and ballet-related issues, personal correspondence with family, friends, and students, her journals, diaries, and scrapbooks, ballet and...
Dates: 1876-2004

Sigma Alpha Iota, Dayton Alumnae Chapter, Records (MS-681)

Identifier: MS-681

Sigma Alpha Iota is an international professional music fraternity for women that was founded in 1903 at the University of Michigan. The Dayton Alumnae Chapter was officially chartered in 1959 with 19 members, and is still active today. This collection contains administrative documents, yearbooks, scrapbooks, and photographs related to the Dayton Alumnae Chapter of Sigma Alpha Iota from 1959 to 2020.

Dates: 1959-2020

Margaret Smell Diary

Identifier: SC-85
Scope and Contents

Diary of Margaret Smell who was visiting Dayton from Michigan during the 1913 flood. Transcription of flood related sections available.

Dates: 1901-1915

Socialist Feminist Conference Records

Identifier: MS-141

Records in this collection document the planning and organization of a national Socialist Feminist conference held in July, 1975, at Antioch College in Yellow Springs, Ohio. Materials include organizational papers, steering committee minutes, correspondence, working papers, registration details, women's movement pamphlets, printed materials, and audiocassettes relating to the conference. Nine socialist-feminist organizations sponsored this event.

Dates: 1974 - 1975

Southwest Ohio School Nurses Association Records (FSC-44)

Identifier: FSC-44
Abstract The Southwest Ohio School Nurses Association (SWOSNA) was founded in late 1967, with a primary purpose of developing strategies to obtain mandatory school health services and certification. It includes school nurses from southwestern Ohio, including Dayton, Springfield, Middletown, and Cincinnati. The organization’s goals include promoting health knowledge and advancing the quality of health services for school aged children in southwestern Ohio; fostering professional attitudes and adhering...
Dates: 1965-2015

State of Ohio v. Alfred Artis Collection (SC-25)

Identifier: SC-25

An official court report for a sexual assault case tried in Shelby County during the 1850s.

Dates: 1852 - 1855

Joyce Sweeney Papers

Identifier: MS-242

Sweeney is a writer of young adult fiction and a graduate of Wright State University. Her papers include typed manuscripts of several of her published works, journals, scrapbooks, college class papers, and correspondence.

Dates: 1973-2017

"To Avoid Her is to Betray Her: The Letters of Jerusha Hall Peacock (1861-1878)" (SC-120)

Identifier: SC-120
Scope and Contents

Student paper written by Megan Nealis in December 1998 concerning Jerusha Peacock.

Dates: 1998 Dec

Trotwood Women's Club Records

Identifier: MS-441

The collection includes minutes, treasury reports, program information, certificates, newspaper clippings, and a few photographs from the Trotwood Women's Club of Trotwood, Ohio. These items were collected by members of the Trotwood Women's Club and relate to the club's activities and community involvement from its creation in 1936 to 2011. The club is still active in the community today.

Dates: 1936-2011

United Presbyterian Women's Association, College Hill Community Church Records (MS-679)

Identifier: MS-679

United Presbyterian Women’s Association was an organization that existed within the College Hill congregation of the United Presbyterian Church. This collection contains minutes, newsletters, programs, financial, membership, and other organizational records.

Dates: 1951 - 1976