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Emma E. Woods papers

Call Number: RH MS 431


The Emma E. Woods papers are those of a longtime Wichita, Kansas resident and dietitian who was an active member of various social groups, including the Booker T. Washington Literary and Art Club.


  • Creation: 1929 - 1983


Conditions Governing Access

No access restrictions.

Conditions Governing Use

Spencer Library staff may determine use restrictions dependent on the physical condition of manuscript materials.

Biography of Emma E. Woods

Emma E. Woods was born in 1903. She worked as a dietitian. Woods was active in a number of organizations, including the Wichita, Kansas branch of the Association of Colored Women and Girls Clubs and the Booker T. Washington Literary and Art Club. Emma E. Woods died February 16, 1988 in Wichita.


.25 Linear Feet (1 box)

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Scope and Contents

The Emma E. Woods papers date from 1929 to 1983. Arranged in a single series, the papers consist solely of organization information (yearbooks, programs, and a directory). Folders are arranged alphabetically by subject.

Physical Location

RH MS 431

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, Emma E. Woods, 1985

Guide to the Emma E. Woods Collection
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Support for the processing of this Collection was provided by the Dana and Sue Anderson African American Collecting Program Endowment Fund.
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Preferred citation
Emma E. Woods Collection, Kansas Collection, RH MS 431, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas Libraries

Repository Details

Part of the University of Kansas. Kenneth Spencer Research Library Repository

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