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Collection — Box: MISC-08, Folder: MSS-0097
Content Description The Vivian Robenstein collection contains letters and postcards sent to teenager and young woman Vivian Robenstein by multiple friends. The topics of the letters include romances and relationships, dances, becoming an adult, working as a hairdresser or hairstylist, driving in cars, and other interests and activities of daily life.
Dates: circa 1927-1943
Collection — Box: MISC-10, Folder: MSS-0043
Content Description Diary of Wanda E. Kathcart, an approximately 20 year old woman from Galesburg, Illinois from May-December 1914. The following description and partial transcription of diary entries and an enclosed letter were provided by the seller: "Wanda is about 20 years old and a young working girl although I'm not sure just where she is working. One entry she says she's been making 'auto veils.' She seems to be staying at a boarding house because during the fair she has to sleep on the floor...
Content Description UNO History professor Dr. Elaine Nelson's students collected oral history interviews in spring 2017 for a course that resulted in the exhibit "Women in Omaha: A Biographical Sketch Through History" in January-July 2018 at the Durham Museum in Omaha. The interviews were collected from Omaha women and other people who knew the women such as descendants. Women included in the exhibition were: Dr. Jacqueline St John, Rita Melgares, JD, Ella Jean Rogers, Sarah Joslyn, Octa Keen, MSN, Rose Blumkin,...
Collection — Box: MISC-11, Folder: MSS-0082
Content Description Diary of a young woman from a privileged background writing in the first half of the 1920s. Topics covered in her diary entries include yacht clubs, dancing, parties, golfing, tennis, trips to New York and California, as well as other topics. Places mentioned include White Sulphur, New Brighton, Farmington, Rolling Rock, New York, Bellows Falls, and others. The diary begins on November 6, 1920, and continues through 1924. The diarist’s birthday is December 1st and she is 19 years old when she...
Collection — Box: MISC-03, Folder: MSS-0057
Content Description The collection was created by an unidentified young woman and includes her diary with entries from January-July 1942 and six letters from January-February 1944. The diary begins with a brief recap of 1941 and continues to document the author’s interest in securing a civil service position in Washington, D.C. during World War II, working in government positions (including doing indexing) and the Observer newspaper, listening to President Franklin Roosevelt on the radio, and other facets of her...
- Subject: Women X
- University of Nebraska at Omaha Archives & Special Collections 38
- Archives & Special Collections, University of Nebraska-Lincoln Libraries 27
- University of Nebraska at Omaha. Chancellor's Commission on the Status of Women 2
- van Saun, Matthew 2
- Ackley, Helen 1
- Ackley, Lelia 1
- Aldrich, Bess Streeter, 1881-1954 1
- American Council on Education 1
- American Public Health Association 1
- American Quilt Study Group 1
- Aquaettes 1
- Ashton, Dudley 1
- Associated Country Women of the World 1
- Association of Women Students. University of Nebraska--Lincoln. 1
- Athletic and Recreation Federation of College Women . (ARFCW) 1
- Bailey, Gardia Reta Peaker 1
- Baker, Margaret A. 1
- Baldwin, Gladys I. 1
- Ball, Gertrude 1
- Ball, Ridgway 1
- Basic Democracies 1
- Bereck, Elvera 1 ∧ less