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Women

 Subject
Subject Source: Archiveswest

Found in 603 Collections and/or Records:

Abigail Scott Duniway papers

 Collection
Identifier: Coll 232B
Abstract Abigail Scott Duniway (1834-1915) moved to Oregon from Illinois in 1852 with her family on the Oregon Trail and kept a detailed journal of their travels. Duniway was later a key leader of the Woman's Suffrage Movement in Oregon and the Pacific Northwest, and she aided the national effort. This expansive collection contains her correspondence, published and unpublished literary works, documents pertaining to the suffrage movement, and a considerable amount of newspaper clippings reporting on...
Dates: 1852-1992

Roger Duvoisin and Louise Fatio papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 596
Abstract

Roger Duvoisin (1904-1980) a native of Geneva, Switzerland, was an author and illustrator of children's books. His wife, Louise Fatio, (1904-1993) from Lausanne, Switzerland, wrote many of the books Mr. Duvoisin illustrates. The collection includes various correspondence and several original manuscripts.

Dates: 1934-1968

Clara Pearl Dyer papers

 Collection
Identifier: A 198
Abstract

Clara Dyer was a Methodist missionary in Ch'angli, Hopei (Hopeh) Province, northern China from the early to mid-twentieth century. The collection includes personal letters and reports that reflect her missionary work.

Dates: 1935-1941

Jane Eakin diary

 Collection — Multiple collection box [A 030] 1: [Barcode: 35025042917084]
Identifier: A 030
Abstract

Jane Eakin was a pioneer whose diary describes a trip across the plains from Illinois to Eugene, Oregon in 1866.

Dates: 1866

Irmengarde Eberle papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 459
Abstract

Collection comprises the papers of American children's book author Irmengarde Eberle, including literary manuscripts, correspondence and related materials for eleven books for children and young adults published from 1937 to 1973.

Dates: 1937-1973

[Eight women in dresses or skirts standing next to railing of ship.], 1922-1925

 Item — Box 1: Series Series I; Series Series II; Series Series III [Barcode: 35025042709978]
Identifier: PH279_03_06

[Eight women in dresses or skirts standing next to railing of ship.], 1922-1925

 Item — Box 1: Series Series I; Series Series II; Series Series III [Barcode: 35025042709978]
Identifier: PH279_03_06n

[Elderly couple in sitting room.]

 Item — Box 2: Series Series I [Barcode: 35025042705083]
Identifier: PH213_115
Abstract

Back signed "Luella Clay Carson," and has offprint of portrait of man. Carson was UO Dean of Women.

Dates: 1880-1960; Majority of material found within 1900-1915

Suzette Haden Elgin papers

 Collection
Identifier: Coll 307
Abstract

Suzette Haden Elgin (November 19, 1936-January 27, 2015) was known for her extensive scholarly work in linguistics, the development of a feminist language called Láadan, and numerous publications in science fiction and other genres. The collection includes original Láadan materials, correspondence, publications, academic work, biographical information, music, plays, poems, original artwork, and audiovisual recordings all pertaining to her life as a scholar and an artist in many mediums.

Dates: 1954-1999 1976-1990; Majority of material found within 1976 - 1990

Anne Emery papers

 Collection
Identifier: Coll 185
Abstract

Anne Emery (September 1, 1907-July 4, 1984) was born in Fargo, North Dakota and grew up in Chicago and Evanston, Illinois. The collection contains correspondence and manuscripts as well as miscellaneous material.

Dates: 1941-1985

Ruth Erickson and Eleanor Stevenson papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Ax 763
Abstract

Ruth Erickson (~1890 - 1970) and Eleanor Stevenson (~1898 - ?) were political radicals and Socialists who carried out a voluminous epistolary campaign against injustice. The collection contains correspondence by Erickson and Stevenson as well as subject files and personal material of Erickson's including manuscripts of poems, articles, plays, and novels.

Dates: 1910-1971

Eugene Business College. , January 11, 1903

 Item — Box 3: Series Series I [Barcode: 35025042705075]
Identifier: PH213_073
Abstract

Interior view of Eugene Business College classroom with young men and women. Shows desks and writing paraphernalia. Gift from Laurence S. Hunter. On board backing.

Dates: January 11, 1903

Eugene Women's Crisis Center records

 Collection
Identifier: Coll 313
Abstract

The Eugene Women's Crisis Center, established in the 1970s, provided assistance and support to victims of sexual assault. The Eugene Women's Crisis Center records consist of minutes, administrative documents, records of training and events, grant records, and subject files.

Dates: 1977-1991

Mrs. S.D. Evans account

 Collection — Folder 1: [Barcode: 35025042629457]
Identifier: CB Ev16
Abstract

The S.D. Evans document, “A Trip from Washoe, Nevada to Douglas County, Oregon, 1863” is a personal narrative recounting Evans’ move from Nevada to Oregon in 1863.

Dates: 1863

Faculty wives farewell to Emily and me, July 1946. [19 Chinese women posing with Edith. Names listed.], 1946 Jul

 Item — Photo box 1: [Barcode: ALMA321877]
Identifier: PH279_1_10
Abstract

[19 Chinese women posing with Edith.] Front row" Edith Simester, Emily Ding. Left to right" Mrs. Ding Hevai Ding, Mrs. Li Hok Gung, Mrs. Hung Sing Hong, Mrs. Hus Caik Seu, Mrs. Lau IngMrs. Ding Si Dung, Mrs. Eu-Iong Ceng, Mrs. Uong Muk Huo, Mrs. Co Buoi

Dates: 1946 Jul