This collection includes full-length interviews with seven women who played key roles in the suffrage movement. Burnita Shelton Matthews remembers law school, the origin and development of the Equal Rights Amendment, and her appointment as the...
Equal Rights Amendment; Suffragists; Women -- Suffrage
Researchers can browse this site by sport: archery; basketball; bowling; dance; fencing; field hockey; golf; handball; hiking; horseback riding; javelin throwing; rowing; running; soccer; softball; swimming; tennis; track and field; and volleyball.
Women athletes; Women college students; Women in sports
Historic film footage and photographs document Dunham's dance technique and field work. In additional video clips from 2002, Dunham discusses the importance of the hands, arms, and feet in her technique.
African American dance; African American women; Choreographers; Women dancers
This site features materials from two American Folklife Center collections. The Blue Ridge Parkway Folklife Project, an ethnographic field project conducted in 1978 by the American Folklife Center and the National Park Service, includes 229...
Quiltmakers; Quiltmaking; Quilts
United States -- North Carolina; United States -- Virginia
In 1935, Lucy Sprague Mitchell established a tradition of leading student teachers on field trips to locations where they encountered issues of the day (e.g., the labor movement, poverty, and race relations). This collection documents the trips...
Travel; Women college students; Women college teachers; Women travelers
United States -- New York (State) -- New York; United States -- Tennessee; United States -- West Virginia
This online exhibit highlights the careers of five groundbreaking women in the field of classical archaeology: Edith Hall Dohan, Hetty Goldman, Dorothy Burr Thompson, Virginia Grace, and Lucy Shoe Meritt. The original exhibit was curated by Megan...
The Archives for Women in Medicine began in 2005 as a project of the Joint Committee on the Status of Women and the Countway Library of Medicine. The Women in Medicine Oral Histories collection is one of the highlights of the site. Fifteen women...
Medical laboratories; Medicine -- Study and teaching; Women medical students; Women physicians; Women scientists
This collection includes almost 1000 photographs of women participating in a wide range of athletic events: acrobatics; basketball; lacrosse; soccer; softball; tennis; track and field; and volleyball. The site also includes an online exhibit that...
Education (Higher); Women athletes; Women college students; Women in sports
United States -- Oregon -- Eugene
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