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Golf Region VI, AIAW, Women's Athletics Records

 Collection — Other: 001
Identifier: RG-39-29-01
Scope and Contents Region VI of the Association of Intercollegiate Athletics for Women (AIAW) includes Nebraska, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, North Dakota, and South Dakota.
Dates: 1975-1979

Golf, Women's Athletics Records

 Collection — Other: 1 folder
Identifier: RG-39-29-00

Grace Leland Papers

 Collection — Box: MISC-07, Folder: MSS-0115
Identifier: MSS-0115
Content Description The papers of Grace Leland includes over 20 letters and cards addressed to Mrs. Grace Leland at street addresses in Eagle Rock and San Diego, California and Alexandria Bay, New York from multiple correspondents. Grace Leland’s maiden name was Smalley and her husband’s name was Dwight Leland as both names are used in some the addresses on the envelopes. Also included in the collection are about a dozen letters addressed to Schuyler Crowden at St. Stephens College in Annandale-on-Hudson and...
Dates: 1922-1941

Gymnasatics Region VI, AIAW, Women's Athletics Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RG-39-23-01
Scope and Contents Region VI of the Association of Intercollegiate Athletics for Women (AIAW) includes Nebraska, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, North Dakota, and South Dakota.
Dates: 1976-1980

Gymnastic Media Guides, Women's Athletics Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RG-39-23-03

Gymnastics Programs, Women's Athletics Records

 Collection — Other: 001
Identifier: RG-39-23-04

Gymnastics, Women's Athletics Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RG-39-23-00
Scope and Contents The collection consists of pamphlets, schedules, programs and other published materials related to the University of Nebraska Women's Gymnastics team.
Dates: -; 1995-2004

Hagar Miller Lillico Diaries

 Collection — Box: MISC-14, Folder: MSS-0139
Identifier: MSS-0139
Content Description The collection of three diaries belonging to Hagar Miller Lillico of Coatesville, Pennsylvania include two from 1907 and 1908 when she was around 23 years old and living with her parents and the third diary is from 1947 after she has married. The diary entries document activities of her daily life as a young woman and in middle age. The major event of the 1907 diary is her mother's ongoing illness and death in October 1907, which results in many diary entries about loneliness and sadness. The...
Dates: 1907-1947

Hallie Miles Diaries

 Collection — Box: MISC-10, Folder: MSS-0045
Identifier: MSS-0045
Content Description The diaries of Hallie Miles document her life in Danville, Indiana from 1940-1945, including activities at her church, sewing, visiting with friends and family, choir rehearsal, and similar activities. She mentions giving lessons to children in her home. She comments on world events such as the death of President Franklin Roosevelt and the end of World War II. Her diaries also contain many news clippings, notes, and other bits of ephemera such as a WWII ration stamps envelope. Miles used a...
Dates: 1940-1945

Hattie Lynde Papers

 Collection — Box: MISC-09, Folder: MSS-0074
Identifier: MSS-0074
Content Description The papers of Hattie Lynde of Parkers Prairie and Waubun, Minnesota include a diary she kept in 1918, two postcards mailed to her husband Cornelisu V. Lynde while she was traveling with their son Kenneth in the western U.S., and an application to join the Daughters of the American Revolution in 1905. Lynde's diary shares her daily life including moving to a new town as well as life in a doctor's household during the 1918 Influenza Pandemic (referred to as the Spanish Influenza) and her take on...
Dates: 1918

Hazel Perin Reeder, Manuscript

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0256
Scope and Contents The collection consists of a manuscript titled "Amelia" written by Hazel Perin Reeder in 1976.  Part reminiscence and part narrative biography, the manuscript focuses on Reeder’s grandmother, Amelia Sophie Roubleau Perin.  Born in 1834 in St. John the Baptist Parish, Louisiana, Amelia was the daughter of a prosperous sugar cane planter.  She married civil engineer Samuel Perin in 1850.  They moved to Iowa, living in various locations, and homesteaded in Custer County, Nebraska, in the 1870s. ...
Dates: 1976

Husker Happenings, Women's Athletics Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RG-39-20-01

Jinnohn Troeger Diary

 Collection — Box: MISC-15, Folder: MSS-0145
Identifier: MSS-0145
Content Description The five year diary of Jinnohn Troeger begins on January 1, 1946 and continues through December 31, 1950. The diary was a gift to Troeger from her mother for Christmas 1945. Troeger's daily entries track social, school, family, work, and other activities in the life of a teenager and young woman in the mid-1940s through 1950. She mentions school, going out with friends and family to shows, skating, other activities, visiting Omaha and Council Bluffs regularly, work, and home life.
Dates: 1945-1950

John and Sarah Wells Papers

 Collection — Box: 1-2
Identifier: MSS-0050
Content Description The papers of John Wells and Sarah Wells are primarily correspondence between the couple with a small number of letters from John to another woman who appeared to be a family member or friend of Sarah as well as several photographs of John posing in various outdoor settings. The majority of the correspondence is letters from Sarah in the South (Georgia and Alabama) to John in New York offering information about her daily life and discussing their relationship. Their relationship grew over time...
Dates: circa 1925-1935

June Turney Papers

 Collection — Box: MISC-04, Folder: MSS-0063
Identifier: MSS-0063
Content Description The papers of June Turney include correspondence written to family and friends when she was a teenager or young woman in the late 1930s during the Great Depression. The letters were sent from June Turney’s time at Moss Lake Summer Camp in Eagle Bay, New York and a later trip to California.
Dates: 1936-1939

Katie Johnson Papers, 1886

 Collection — Box: MISC-03, Folder: MSS-0062
Identifier: MSS-0062
Content Description

The papers of Katie Johnson of Newport, New Hampshire, include six letters from her sister Emma Kimball and her mother in Vermont. The letters cover typical family matters including accidents, weather, fires, farming matters including new lambs and crops, maple syrup season, illnesses, socializing, and other matters.

Based on description provided by the seller.

Dates: 1886

Lelia Ackley and Helen Ackley Diaries

 Collection — Box: MISC-06, Folder: MSS-0100
Identifier: MSS-0100
Content Description The diary of Lelia Ackley from July-August 1905 documents her family's move to Idaho, first to a cabin near Big Rock. The Ackleys would later move to Caldwell, Idaho and operate a general merchandise store. The Ackleys traveled via horse and wagon in July 1905 searching for a claim to stake for gold mining in the mountains southeast of Boise, Idaho. The Ackleys were searching for a cabin near Big Rock; along the way they stopped at a place called the Golden Eagle for water. Lelia Ackley...
Dates: 1905-1934

Lois Logan Horn, Military Records

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0031
Scope and Contents The Horn papers comprise interview transcripts, correspondence, photographs, military publications, and newspaper articles. The majority of the material is photocopies, with a few original letters, publications, and photographs from World War II that were gathered by Horn during the interview process. The majority of interviews took place in 1993 and 1994, with some taking place earlier. Lois Logan Horn acquired the material after she documented her own memories and interviewed her husband and...
Dates: 1942-1994

Lucy Netta Moon Diary

 Collection — Box: MISC-06, Folder: MSS-0102
Identifier: MSS-0102
Content Description The diary of Lucy Brunetta Nettie Gudgeon Moon for the years 1890-1899 includes regular entries for the first years of the diary becoming less frequent in the later years. Lucy Moon recounts activities of her daily life including social interactions, her children, various activities of her church, and health matters of their family as well as others related to her husband's career as a physician or doctor in general practice. Description provided by the seller:...
Dates: 1890-1899

Margaret A. Baker Diary

 Collection — Box: MISC-03, Folder: MSS-0123
Identifier: MSS-0123
Content Description The diary of Margaret A. Baker follows her trip by railroad from Portland, Maine, U.S.A. to Montreal, Quebec, Canada. The diarist records details of their train travel departing from Portland with a stopover in New Hampshire. She describes the mountains, hotels, as well as other scenes in towns and cities. The following partial transcription and description was provided by the seller:"September 23rd, A day to which we had been looking forward with the most pleasant...
Dates: 1903

Margaret Fedde, Home Economics Papers

 Collection
Identifier: RG-09-01-10
Scope and Content: The Fedde Papers include correspondence, biographical materials, newspaper articles, personal memorabilia, photographs, and materials related to the history and 50th anniversary of the University of Nebraska Home Economics Department.
Dates: 1892-1978

Margaret Gettys Hall, Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0135
Scope and Contents The collection includes correspondence, biographical materials, and subject files on citizenship, expatriation, marriage, and women lawyers.
Dates: -

Mari Sandoz Collection

 Collection — Box: 028.001
Identifier: MS-0080
Arrangement A grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities has allowed the University Libraries to create preservation microfilm for selected materials in the Sandoz Collection. The GUIDE TO THE MICROFILM REELS provides a folder and item level listing of microfilmed materials and microfilm reels.
Dates: 1864-1976

Marilyn Coffey, Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0115

Mary Mudd Women of Color Awards Collection

 Collection — Box: All
Identifier: UNO-0123
Scope and Contents The Mary Mudd Women of Color Awards Collection comprises the records of the Women of Color Awards (WOC), including foundational material that predates the awards. The Women of Color Awards were started in 2003 by Mary Mudd of UNO, Shari Clarke of the University of Nebraska president's office, and other UNO staff members. Awards were given to women of color from the Omaha community in the areas of arts and humanities, business/entrepreneurship, community service, education, youth leadership,...
Dates: 2000-2008

Mary Rokahr, Agricultural Extension Papers

 Record Group — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RG-11-07-10
Scope and Contents The collection includes diaries and journals, correspondence, photographs, scrapbooks, and memorabilia related to the work, travels, and personal lives of Mary Rokahr and her sister, Elsie Rokahr.  The collection's teaching and extension materials relate primarily to home economics, women, and the University of Nebraska's teaching programs in Turkey and Yugoslavia.
Dates: 1902-1968

Mary Williamson Papers

 Collection — Box: 1-3
Identifier: MSS-0030
Scope and Contents The Mary E. Williamson Women Airforce Service Pilots (WASP) Collection comprises the personal effects of Mary E. Williamson relating to her service as a Women Airforce Service Pilot during World War II (1943-1944). The collection includes photographs, awards, certificates, official documents, forms, correspondence, WASP class books (44-W-10 and 44-W-7), CD-ROMS of ceremonies, a commemorative medal, and needlecraft artwork depicting an aircraft with the phrase "I'd rather be flying."...
Dates: 1924-2012

Midwest Sociologists for Women in Society, Sociology Department Records

 Collection — Other: 1
Identifier: RG-12-22-03
Scope and Contents The collection consists of conference and annual meeting programs and newsletters from Midwest Sociologists for Women in Society as well as a few issues of "SSSI Notes" from the Society for the Study of Symbolic Interaction.
Dates: 1974-1977

Mrs. R.E. Moreland Correspondence

 Collection — Box: MISC-04, Folder: MSS-0055
Identifier: MSS-0055
Content Description The collection is composed of the letters of Mrs. R.E. Moreland from her home in San Diego, California, to her mother Mrs. W.H.H. Leck in Linn, Kansas, from 1924-1925. The collection also includes a single letter from 1930 to Mrs. Byron Leck. The letters cover homelife and other matters such as the activities of the baby in the Moreland home. Additional description and research is required to determine the names of the correspondents and more details shared in the letters.
Dates: 1924-1930

Nancy Pettit McLaughlin Diary

 Collection — Box: MISC-12, Folder: MSS-0099
Identifier: MSS-0099
Content Description The diary of Nancy Pettit McLaughlin documents her daily life after her marriage in Shiloh, Ohio. The entries reveal the activities of McLaughlin's daily life including what appears to be marital problems as she refers to "separating" from her husband in at least one instance. She also references her sister Amelia applying for a divorce. The diary's entries are regular for January-June 1898 and then cease until entries resume in 1903. The ledger also includes pages of expense at the back of the...
Dates: 1898-1903