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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:

Katharine Wright Letters (SC-117)

Identifier: SC-117
Scope and Contents

Original and transcribed copies of letters from Katharine Wright to various acquaintances, including Agnes Guthrie, a newspaper article concerning Orville Wright and a telegram from him.

Dates: 1911-1933

Wright State Women Collection (MS-184)

Identifier: MS-184

The collection includes scrapbooks, photographs, clippings, program and activity information, and newsletters.

Dates: 1966-1987

Katharine Wright’s Correspondence with Agnes Beck (SC-97)

Identifier: SC-97

The collection consists of eight letters written by Katharine Wright, sister of Wilbur and Orville Wright, to her close friend, Agnes Beck. The letters discuss Wilbur and Orville Wright, their flights, the Wright Family, and other personal matters.

Dates: 1908-1929

Xenia Female College Records (SC-52)

Identifier: SC-52
Scope and Contents

Contains programs, articles, papers, and commencement materials for the Xenia Female College, dating between 1866 and 1873.

Dates: 1866-1873

Margaret Shardelow Young Papers

Identifier: MS-285

Dayton native, Margaret Shardelow Young, was a member of the Friday Afternoon Club, one of the city's oldest women's literary clubs. She was also a local school teacher and long-time member of the First Baptist Church of Dayton. The collection includes her Friday Afternoon Club writings, schoolbooks, teaching notes, photographs, and greeting cards with her original poetry.

Dates: 1894-1991

Young Women's League of Dayton Records

Identifier: MS-233

The Young Women's League of Dayton was founded in 1898 by former members of the local YWCA. It's purpose was to "promote the moral, mental, and physical welfare of young women" and its activities supported young working women in particular. Records include minutes, financial records, publications, correspondence, scrapbooks, photographs, and materials pertaining to the League's operation of a boarding house for young women.

Dates: 1895-1972

Zoology Lecture Notes, Irene Hardy, Antioch College (SC-160)

Identifier: SC-160
Scope and Contents

Notebook from Irene Hardy containing her Zoology lecture notes from Antioch College, dated 1876

Dates: 1876