Includes footage of a ceremony from 1948 honoring Betty Skelton, the U.S. Feminine Aerobatic Stunt Flying Champion; Ladies Professional Golf Association; civil rights leader Angela Davis speaking at Florida A&M University’s Black History Month...
Dorothy West, author of numerous short stories and the novels The Living Is Easy (1948) and The Wedding (1995), was born in Boston in 1907. Highlights in this collection include drafts and rewrites of her novels, as well as letters from Fannie...
African American women authors; African American women journalists; Women authors; Women journalists
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 digital collection includes 251 documents from the Oklahoma State Supreme Court, Civil Case No. 32756
about the first African-American woman admitted to the University of Oklahoma law school in 1948.
African American women; Civil rights movements
United States -- Oklahoma
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