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Western College for Women, History

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 32 Collections and/or Records:

Carolyn Jefferson-Jenkins Collection

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. Coll. Jefferson-Jenkins
Abstract

Collection includes records, correspondence, reports, printed materials, and memorabilia related to the life and career of Dr. Carolyn Jefferson-Jenkins, 15th National President of the League of Women Voters of the United States.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1983 - 2021

Edgar Stillman Kelley Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 030-92 KELLEY
Abstract Collection of materials related to the life of Edgar Stillman Kelley and his wife Jessie Kelley. Edgar Stillman Kelley is recognized as the quintessential American composer of the early 20th century. Edgar Stillman Kelley Collection Edgar Stillman Kelley Collection ...
Dates: 1860-2008; Majority of material found in 1860-2008

Edmund Harris Kase Jr. Collection

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 023-1 KASE
Abstract

The presidential papers of Edmund Harris Kase Jr. who served as president of Western College from 1951 to 1953.



Arrangement

Folder I. Inauguration, Edmund H. Kase; Folder 1: Edmund H. Kase, Letters; Folder 3: Edmund H. Kase, Letters; Folder 4: Edmund H. Kase, Letters; Folder 5: Edmund H. Kase, Photographs

Dates: 1951-1953; Majority of material found in 1915-1952

Helen Peabody Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 023-3 PEABODY
Abstract

This collection includes correspondence, reports, genealogical information, photographs, and miscellaneous items pertaining to the life of Helen Peabody and the founding of Western Female Seminary. Principals and Presidents Western Archives Peabody Family History Peabody Oversized Materials



Arrangement

Biographies, Correspondence, Principal Reports, Photographs

Dates: 1826-1905

Herrick Black Young Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 030-3 YOUNG
Abstract Collection of materials relating to the presidency of educator and administrator Herrick Black Young who served as President of Western College form 1953 to 1969. Materials in the collection include correspondence with administrators, photographs, presidential reports. Arrangement Organized into the following series: I. Correspondence II. Publications III. Tunghai University IV. Correspondence V. Photographs VI. Presidential Report VII....
Dates: 1956-1968; Majority of material found in 1953-1969

John Grant Newman Collection

 Collection — Box 5
Identifier: 023-1 NEWMAN
Abstract Collection of materials related to the life and career of American educator and Presbyterian minister, John Grant Newman. He was appointed the first male to head Western College, Oxford, Ohio. He served as president from 1908 until 1912. Arrangement Organized and arranged into the following series: I. John Grant Newman, Inauguration, 1908 II. Newsclippings, 1908-1912 III. Correspondence IV. Correspondence V. Photographs, Correspondence and...
Dates: 1863-1956; Majority of material found in 1908-1912

Leila Mckee Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 023-2 MCKEE
Abstract The personal and professional papers of Leila McKee, who served as President of Western College for Women from 1888-1904 Leila McKee Collection Western College Memorial Archives Arrangement The collection is organized and arranged into the following series: Box 3...
Dates: 1888-1975; Majority of material found in 1888-1975

Lilian Wcykoff Johnson Collection

 Collection — Box 4
Identifier: 030-1 JOHNSON
Abstract

Collection of materials related to the life and career of Lilian Wyckoff Johnson educator and third president of Western College, Oxford. Ohio.



Arrangement

Organized and arranged into the following series: Folder 1: Academic Career; Folder 2: Inauguration; Folder 3-4: Annual Reports; Folder 5: Postcards; Folder 6-10: Correspondence; Folder 11: News Articles; Folder 12: Death Notices; Folder 12: Photographs

Dates: 1897-1991; Majority of material found in 1904-1956

Miami University General, A-Z

 Record Group
Identifier: 019-GEN-2016082304
Dates: Majority of material found within 1762 - 2010

Mississippi Freedom Summer Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 22 MFS
Abstract The collection consists of materials related to the Mississippi Freedom Summer Training that was held at Western College for Women in Oxford, Ohio in 1964. Mississippi Freedom Summer Project 1964 Digital Collection Mississippi Freedom Summer Collection Box 1 BOX 1 Folder...
Dates: 1964-; Majority of material found in 1964-2014