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Papers of Margaret Stockton

Call Number: RH MS 17

Margaret Stockton was involved in community involvement and social work in Lawrence, Kansas, especially the Council of Social Agencies and the Recreation Commission. This collection comprises Stockton's papers of her community work and also personal and family matters.

Dates: 1912 - 1966

Personal Papers of Emily Taylor

Call Number: PP 546

Emily Taylor was the University of Kansas' Dean of Women from 1956-1974 and was Director of the Office of Women in Higher Education at the American Council of Education in Washington, D.C. from 1975-1982. This collection contains awards, plaques, certificates, photographic materials, publications, personal papers, and clippings related to Taylor's career at KU and with the American Council of Education.

Dates: 1930 - 2004

Personal papers of Kala Stroup

Call Number: PP 613
Overview This collection contains notes, papers, speeches, photographs and books written by and having to do with Kala Stroup. Dr. Stroup was the last Dean of Women at the University of Kansas and has done work for many different higher educational institutions and nonprofit groups. She assisted in setting up the Honors program at KU and is on the board of the KU Alumni Association and the Emily Taylor Women's Resource Center. The papers include information regarding the KU Honors program, the...
Dates: 1959 - 2018

Plymouth Congregational Church of Lawrence, Kansas records

Call Number: RH MS 181

This collection contains the records of the Plymouth Congregational Church of Lawrence, Kansas, dating from its founding in the 1850s to the present day. The collection includes a wide variety of administrative documentation, including committee and organizational meeting minutes, orders of service, financial records, membership information, photographs, building specifications and architectural drawings, mortgage and property information, correspondence, and other related materials.

Dates: 1854 - 2010

Quivira Club (Lawrence, Kan.) records

Call Number: RH MS 253

Sarah Richardson founded the Quivira Club in 1895 in Lawrence, Kansas with an aim for mutual improvement and study. This collection consists of meeting minutes, reports and records, photographs, copies of written presentations given at the club, and newspaper clippings relating to the women's club.

Dates: 1910 - 2003 (bulk 1940-1990s)

Records of the Altrusa Club

Call Number: RH MS 550
Overview The Altrusa Club of Lawrence, Kansas is a local chapter of Altrusa International, Inc. The club is a business and professional women's service organization whose members represent a diverse range of occupations and fields. The collection is arranged into three main series: 1) Lawrence Chapter, including the club's history, minutes, officer and committee files, financial and membership records, newsletters, yearbooks, correspondence, and general subject files; 2) District Eight; and 3)...
Dates: 1951 - 2013

Records of the La Sertoma Club of Lawrence, Kansas

Call Number: RH MS 597

La Sertoma is a women's service organization. The Lawrence chapter of La Sertoma International was founded in 1930 as the Lawrence Co-Operette Club; the group's name was changed in 1951. This collection contains assorted papers of the La Sertoma Club, including correspondence, programs, rosters, booklets and newsletters, scrapbooks, yearbooks, correspondence, and organizational documents.

Dates: 1930 - 2000

Records of the Lawrence Flower Club

Call Number: RH MS 415
Overview The Lawrence Flower Club was organized in 1925. In 1929, the group became part of the Kansas Association of Garden Clubs. Activities have included flower shows, the public planting of trees and flowers, and work with children and shut-ins. This collection contains scrapbooks containing photographs and clippings, minute books, treasurers' books, yearbooks, and other miscellaneous papers and mementos, documenting the activities of the Lawrence Flower Club from the 1920s to 2009. The club...
Dates: 1910 - 2011

Records of the Round Table Club

Call Number: RH MS 1322

The Round Table Club of Lawrence is a ladies' literary club that was organized in 1880. This collection includes minutes, yearbooks, photographs, book review records, book plates, correspondence, and other records and objects related to the history of the club.

Dates: 1884 - 2017

Records of the Zodiac Club

Call Number: RH MS 93

The Zodiac Club is a women's study group in Lawrence, Kansas. This collection contains yearbooks, photographs, and minutes of semi-monthly meetings from 1878-2017.

Dates: 1878 - 2017

Reno-Lawrence Helpers Club records

Call Number: RH MS 242
Overview The Reno-Lawrence Helpers Club was a social organization for women located in Lawrence, Kansas. According to the club's 1953 bylaws, ndividuals could become members if they were members of the Reno, Kansas community (Leavenworth County), attended the Reno Methodist Church, and/or were associated with the Reno Ladies' Aid. Members took turns hosting meetings in their homes and providing refreshments. This collection contains correspondence, including letters, greeting cards, thank you notes,...
Dates: 1923 - 1973

South Side Reading Club records

Call Number: RH MS 315

South Side Reading Club, Lawrence, Kansas, was organized in 1912. The collection consists of yearbooks and minute books.

Dates: 1912 - 1984

Spinsters Books and Webbery, Inc. records

Call Number: RH MS 704

Spinsters Books and Webbery, Inc. was a non-profit women and children's bookstore and women's center collectively operated by lesbians in downtown Lawrence, Kansas during the 1980s. They also published a lesbian and feminist newsletter entitled Monthly Cycle. This collection includes this publication as well as a collection of women's newsletters from around the country, newspaper clippings, volunteer log books, correspondence and business records.

Dates: 1970 - 1994

Tennola Literary Club records

Call Number: RH MS 55

The Tennola Literary Club was organized by a group of women in Lawrence, Kansas dedicated to the mutual improvement of its members in literature, domestic science, and current events. The collection mostly consists of yearbooks and meeting minutes. The yearbooks provide membership information in addition to brief details about meetings to be held that year.

Dates: 1902 - 2015

West Side Study Club records

Call Number: RH MS 296

The collection of the West Side Study Club consists of program booklets (1901-1978), historian's reports (1902-1962), secretary's books (1905-1962), an account book (1915-1966), yearbook of Federation of Clubs (1921-1924), and remembrances by members.

Dates: 1902 - 1978

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Kansas Association of Colored Women and Girls’ Clubs 3
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League of Women Voters (Lawrence, Kan.) 2
Ne Plus Ultra Art and Literary Club (Topeka, Kan.) 2
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Afro-American Clubwomen Project 1
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Altrusa Club of Lawrence, Kansas 1
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American Council on Education. Office of Women in Higher Education 1
Anderson, Mervyn, 1899-1996 1
Barker, Herbert C. (Herbert Charles), 1909- 1
Bert Nash Community Mental Health Center 1
Bolden, Cornelia 1
Booker T. Washington Literary and Art Club (Wichita Kan.) 1
Brown, Louise 1
Brown, William C. (Resident of Lawrence, Kan.) 1
Bureau of Railway Information 1
Business and Professional Women's Club (Lawrence, Kan.) 1
Central Association of Colored Women's Clubs 1
Clason, Barbara E., 1916-1990 1
Council of Social Agencies (Lawrence, Kan.) 1
Daughters of the American Revolution. Betty Washington Chapter (Lawrence, Kan.) 1
Duncan, Elizabeth, 1837-1879 1
Federation of Women's Clubs, Lawrence, Kansas 1
Festival of Arts and Crafts (Lawrence, Kan.) 1
Grand Army of the Republic. Department of Kansas 1
Grand Army of the Republic. Lawrence Circle No. 75 (Lawrence, Kan.) 1
Hill, Marguerite, 1908-2002 1
Ingleside Club (Lawrence, Kan.) 1
Iota Nu Book Club (Lawrence, Kan.) 1
Kansas Associated Garden Clubs 1
Kansas Federation of Business and Professional Women's Clubs 1
La Sertoma Club (Lawrence, Kan.) 1
Ladies Literary League (Lawrence, Kan.) 1
Ladies' Reading Circle (Lawrence, Kan.) 1
Lawrence Flower Club 1
Lawrence Humane Society (Lawrence, Kan.) 1
Lawrence Parent-Teacher Council 1
Lawrence Recreation Commission 1
Lawrence Recreation Council 1
League of Women Voters of Kansas 1
Links, Inc 1
Midland Rural Club (Lawrence, Kan.) 1
Mitchell family. 1
Mitchell, Herbert H., 1916-2003 1
Mitchell, Ophelia Hopkins 1
Mother's Discussion Club (Lawrence, Kan.) 1
Mother's League (Lawrence, Kan.) 1
National Association of Colored Women's Clubs (U.S.) 1
National Federation of Business and Professional Women's Clubs 1
Ninth Street Missionary Baptist Church 1
No Name Club (Lawrence, Kan.) 1
Phi Beta Pi Fraternity 1
Pitcher, Alberta, 1903?-1997 1
Plymouth Congregational Church (Lawrence, Kan.) 1
Quivira Club (Lawrence, Kan.) 1
Reno-Lawrence Helpers Club (Lawrence, Kan.) 1
Round Table Club (Lawrence, Kan.) 1
Self Culture Club (Lawrence, Kan.) 1
South Side Reading Club (Lawrence, Kan.) 1
Spinsters Books and Webbery, Inc. 1
St. Luke A.M.E. Church (Lawrence, Kan.) 1
Staden, Mable Thelma, 1917?-1999 1
Stitch and Chatter Art Club (Lawrence, Kan.) 1
Stockton, Margaret T., 1894-1966 1
Stroup, Kala M. 1
Talley family 1
Talley, Fay Stainbrook, 1916- 1
Taylor, Emily, 1915-2004 1
Tennola Literary Club (Lawrence, Kan.) 1
Tilson, Laura 1
Tonkinson, Anna Lawson, 1868- 1
University Women's Club (University of Kansas) 1
University of Kansas. Commission on the Status of Women 1
Vietnam Summer (Organization) 1
West Side Study Club (Lawrence, Kan.) 1
White, Josephine M., 1903?-1997 1
Woods, Emma E., 1903-1988 1
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