Anna and Laura Tirocchi managed A. & L. Tirocchi Gowns in Providence, Rhode Island from 1915 until 1947. The collection includes approximately 200 items of correspondence from clients, employees, and personal friends of Anna Tirocchi; records of...
Businesswomen; Dressmakers; Employment; Fashion design; Immigrants; Italian American women; Sisters; Women consumers
This online exhibit features selected primary sources that document the work of five YWCA Overseas Secretaries. Highlights include the YWCA War Work Bulletin article from 1918 about Bessie Boies Cotton's work in Russia; Virginia L. Heim's diary...
Young Women's Christian Association of the U.S.A
Colombia; India; Liberia; Puerto Rico; Russia; Taiwan; Turkey
Transcripts of oral history interviews with Juana Alicia, Judith Baca, Barbara Carrasco, Elsa Flores, Judithe Hernandez, Luchita Hurtado, Carmen Lomas Garza, Celia Alvarez Muñoz, Sylvia Orozco, Regina Vater, and Liliana Wilson. This collection...
Immigrants; Latinas; Women artists
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