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Mortar Board (Northwestern University Chapter) Membership Records

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Identifier: 31/6/43
Abstract Mortar Board was founded at Syracuse, New York, in 1918 as a national college honorary society for senior women. In 1921, members of Cap and Tassel, a senior women's honorary at Northwestern University, petitioned Mortar Board for a local chapter, which was granted. The records of the Northwestern chapter of Mortar Board fills two and one-half boxes and dates between 1922 and 1965. It consists of membership records maintained on index cards. Cards feature the names (sometimes both maiden and...
Dates: 1922-1965

Patricia Murphey (1921-2011) Scrapbook

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Identifier: 31/6/72
Abstract The Patricia Murphey Scrapbook provides a vivid snapshot of student life during WWII. The scrapbook, documenting Murphey's busy years at Northwestern, holds newspaper clippings, programs and announcements, and photographs.
Dates: 1940-1942

Josie B. Crandon Nash Papers

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Identifier: 31/6/147
Abstract The Josie B. Crandon Nash Papers consist of correspondence received by Nash (Northwestern University College of Liberal Arts, 1887), between 1888 and 1901, and illuminate the social life of a young college-educated, married woman at the turn of the century.
Dates: 1888 - 1901; Other: Majority of material found within 1891

Records of the North-Western Female College

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Identifier: 36/2
Abstract The Records of the Northwestern Female College date from 1855 to 1976 and comprise one linear foot of historical materials, minutes, correspondence, financial documents, and publications.
Dates: 1855 - 1976; Other: Majority of material found within 1855 - 1874

Helen A. Paddock (1892-1965) Scrapbook

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Identifier: 31/6/64
Abstract The materials in the Helen Paddock scrapbook date between 1910 and 1915 and document her social, academic, and family life at Northwestern University. Included are photographs, newspaper clippings, dance cards, and other memorabilia.
Dates: 1910-1915; Agreement Received: 2000-07-25

Records of the Panhellenic Association

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Identifier: 31/6/60
Abstract This series, filling two boxes, spans the dates 1913 to 1998, with the bulk of the records dating between 1970 and 1985. Materials included cover organizational records, clippings, minutes, activity records, publications, and records related to Student Government.
Dates: 1913 - 1998; Other: Majority of material found within 1970 - 1985

Eva Jefferson Paterson (1949- ) Papers

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Identifier: 31/17/202
Abstract Eva Jefferson Paterson (1949- ), a graduate of Northwestern University's Weinberg College of Arts and Science class of 1971, is a civil rights attorney. Her collection spans the years 1970-2013 and contains biographical materials, correspondence, interviews, publications, and awards.
Dates: 1970 - 2017

Nancy E. Rennick Price Papers

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Identifier: 31/6/38
Abstract Nancy Ellen (Rennick) Price was a member of the class of 1954 of Northwestern University's College of Liberal Arts. Her papers are contained in one archival box and span the years 1951 to 1954. There are nine folders containing schedules and class notes (scant) from some of Price's courses, including three courses in biology, and one folder each from courses in anthropology, American history, English, experimental psychology, genetics, and philosophy.
Dates: 1951-1954

Ethel Robinson (1890?-1975?) Papers

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Identifier: 31/6/49
Abstract The series includes a scrapbook and a daily calendar. The scrapbook dates from the period 1909-1914 and features a variety of materials pertaining mainly to Robinson's social life and academic studies while a student at Northwestern. The daily calendar dates from 1910 and includes, for the most part, abbreviated accounts of Robinson's social engagements.
Dates: 1909-1914

Mary Scriver (1939- ) Papers

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Identifier: 3/6/177
Abstract Mary Scriver attended Northwestern University from 1958-1961 and was a student of Alvina Krause, Associate Professor of Dramatic Production, 1957-1961. Her papers are directly related to her experience as a student of Krause, consisting of class notes and writings, and later, correspondence with classmates and friends associated with Krause. The Mary Scriver Papers fill five boxes and span the years from 1950-2012.
Dates: 1950-2012

Edith A. Sternfeld (1898-1990) Scrapbook

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Identifier: 31/6/55
Abstract The materials in the Edith Sternfeld scrapbook date between 1917 and 1921 and document Sternfeld's social and academic life at Northwestern University.
Dates: 1917-1921

Kenneth (1912-2003) and Catherine (1915-2009) Stilwell Papers

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Identifier: 31/6/99
Abstract The Kenneth and Catherine Stilwell Papers include material dating from the period 1935-1950, reflecting their time as students at Northwestern.
Dates: 1935 - 1950

Louann Hurter Van Zelst (1928- ) Papers

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Identifier: 31/6/33
Abstract Louann K. Hurter attended Northwestern University where she took a bachelor of science degree in 1949 and a master of arts degree in 1951; both degrees were in Speech. The Louann Hurter Van Zelst papers fill one box and are comprised mainly of course materials relating to her studies in dramatic production at Northwestern.
Dates: 1945-1982, and undated

Macha Lucile Vance (1882-1970) Papers

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Identifier: 31/6/34
Abstract Macha Lucile Vance received a diploma from Northwestern University's School of Oratory in 1903, and returned to the University in 1906 to pursue post-graduate study in the School of Oratory. Her papers papers fill one box and consist mainly of notebooks containing literary excerpts, other readings, and voice and gesture exercises for use in elocution and oratorical training. These notebooks, dating between 1901 and 1904, relate to Vance's studies at Northwestern as well as to her private speech...
Dates: 1901-1907, 1953, 1971, and undated

Carrie M. Walkup Diaries

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Identifier: 31/6/85
Abstract This series consists of an album and diary kept by Carrie M. Walkup, a student at Northwestern Female College in the 1860s, and a journal kept by her husband, A.V. Teeple. Her journals provide insight into student life and rules during the Amerivcan Civil War, the Copperhead convention, and the Presidential election of 1864.
Dates: 1861-1922

Myrtle Whitney Papers

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Identifier: 31/6/97
Abstract The Myrtle Whitney Papers consist of the correspondence and personal papers of Northwestern University student Myrtle Viola Whitney. The collection depicts the life of a female Northwestern student in the 1890s.
Dates: 1890-1892

Records of The Woman's College of Northwestern University

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Identifier: 40/1
Abstract The Records of the Woman's College of Northwestern University span from 1872 to 1893, with the bulk of the series dating from 1874 to 1886. Correspondence files (1874-1886) comprise mainly incoming correspondence relating to College students, events, and facilities. The collection includes a scrapbook, reports, minutes, bulletins and circulars.
Dates: 1872-1893

Records of the Women's Center

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Identifier: 5/8
Abstract The records of the Women's Center fill three boxes, spanning the years 1986 to 1991, and consist of general administration files, correspondence, program files, applications for grants, and flyers. The administrative materials and correspondence span 1986 to 1990. The correspondence is general and specific. Grant proposals range from 1986 to 1989. The program files include the Campus Climate Project (CCP) and the Sexual Assault Education Program (SAEP). The CCP files, from 1986 to 1990,...
Dates: 1986-1991

Women's Self-Government Association Scrapbook

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Identifier: 30/14
Abstract The Women's Self-Government Association Scrapbook spans approximately the years 1926 to 1933 and provides a wide overview of the organization's responsibilities and activities throughout this period, predominantly with newspaper clippings from the Daily Northwestern. There are over sixty pages of newspaper clippings dealing with most aspects of the WSGA: including the setting and implementation of house rules, the requirements to attend away games, the...
Dates: 1926-1931

Records of the Young Women's Christian Association (YWCA), Northwestern University Chapter

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Identifier: 31/6/59
Abstract The Northwestern University YWCA records document the activities and operation of the organization. The collection fills one archival box, one small and two large drop front boxes and spans the years 1901-1962, with the bulk of the records dating between 1940 and 1950. The records consist of a variety of formats of books and scrapbooks, falling into two categories: Histories and Records, and Scrapbooks. ...
Dates: 1901-1962

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Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.) 16
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Buettner, Virginia, 1917-2004 1
Cooke, Edith Whitcomb, 1888-1975 1
Croxton, Blanche Grigson, 1883-1969 1
Dickhaut, Florence Lillian Smith, 1887-1972 1
Doering, Genieve Linda, 1904-1979 1
Eustice, Edith Capper, 1877-1953 1
Evanston College for Ladies 1
Foster, Leila Merrell 1
Garrison, Alice King, 1906-2002 1
Geisler, Marjorie Cowan, 1911-2012 1
Gilbert, Barry, 1876-1961 1
Gilbert, Mary Ramage Peterson, 1876-1954 1
Girton, Daisy Myrtle, 1880-1963 1
Godeman, Ardis Kuhnen, 1929-2017 1
Grannis, Macha Vance, 1882-1970 1
Grubb, Ethel Robinson, 1890-1975 1
Hawley, Lillian Emeline, 1887-1970 1
Heffley, Florence Emerson, 1889-1977 1
Hobart, Elizabeth, 1891-1980 1
Hurrey, Charles DuBois, 1878-1958 1
Kahan, Susan, 1946- 1
Krause, Alvina, -1981 1
Mason, Claudine V., 1899-1993 1
Mortar Board (Society). Northwestern University Chapter 1
Nash, Josie C., 1864-1949 1
National High School Institute--Students 1
North-Western Female College 1
Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.)--Alumni and alumnae 1
Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.)--Students--Societies and clubs 1
Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.). Panhellenic Association 1
Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.). Women's Center 1
Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.). Women's Self-Government Association 1
Paddock, Helen Abigail, 1892-1965 1
Paterson, Eva 1
Price, Nancy Ellen Rennick 1
Rachwalski, Michael M. (Michael Matthew), 1901-1987 1
Rostker, Patricia Murphey, 1921-2011 1
Sternfeld, Edith A. (Edith Alice), 1898-1990 1
Stilwell, Catherine A., 1915-2009 1
Stilwell, Kenneth R., 1912-2003 1
Strachan Scriver, Mary, 1939- 1
Teeple, A. V. 1
Van Zelst, Louann 1
Walkup, Carrie M. 1
Whitney, Myrtle Viola 1
Woman's College of Northwestern University 1
Young Women's Christian Association (Northwestern University Chapter) 1
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