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Women -- Education (Higher) -- United States

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 4 records:

Martha Peterson papers

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 953
Overview Jamestown, Kansas native Martha Peterson (1916-2006) served as Dean of Women at the University of Kansas and the University of Wisconsin, President of Barnard College, New York, and President of Beloit College, Wisconsin. Peterson, the first woman to serve on the board of ExxonMobil, also served on many other corporate boards. This collection of her papers reflects these activities, as well as her personal and family history. The collection includes professional and personal correspondence,...
Dates: 1830-2007 (bulk 1916-2006)

Maxine Bennett papers

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 993
Overview

Nebraska native Eleanor Maxine Bennett (1915-) served as an Otolaryngologist and Professor Emeritus of the University Medical School, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin. This collection of her papers reflects these activities, as well as her personal and family history, including professional and personal correspondence, newspaper clippings, and photographs.

Dates: 1830-2002; 1906-2002.; 1830 [?] - 1940.; circa 1870-1979; 1963, 1971-1980

Personal Papers of Emily Taylor

 Collection
Call Number: PP 546
Overview

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 Helen R. Hoopes

 Collection
Call Number: PP 26
Overview

Hoopes taught rhetoric and English at the University of Kansas from 1914-1947. This collection contains scrapbooks, poetry, clippings, correspondence and a copy of her graduate thesis.

Dates: 1829 - 1973