Manuscript Collection

Women's Societies Collection Descriptions


From collection C3670 - Fortnightly Club, Columbia, Missouri, Records, 1894-1975.  For information about using or obtaining copies of images contact shsofmo@umsystem.edu.
From collection C3670 - Fortnightly Club, Columbia, Missouri, Records, 1894-1975.

Materials dealing with organizations that promote the goals, careers, or viewpoints of women. For general information, see the collection descriptions listed under Women. For information about women working in media fields, see the descriptions under National Women and Media.


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Agron, Tonia Morris (1937- ) Papers, 1940s-1954, (K1271)
1 folder
Photographs: Linwood Elementary School class; installation of officers of Norma's House; and Jewish Community Center Girls Varsity Basketball.

Alpha Chi Omega–Mu Mu Chapter Records, 1947-1997, (K0870)
4 cubic feet
Chapter of a national women's fraternity that enriches the lives of members through lifetime opportunities for friendship, leadership, learning, and service. Organizational records of the chapter includes Minutes, presidents' files, treasurers' files, annual reports, committee files, publicity, newsletters, correspondence, and scrapbooks.

Alpha Delta Kappa, Missouri Chapter, Records, 1953-1974, (C3669)
5 folders, 7 volumes
The records contain minutes and scrapbooks containing photographs, programs, newspaper articles and memorabilia of the Missouri chapter of Alpha Delta Kappa, international honorary sorority for women educators. State convention minutes for 1953-1966 and minutes of the executive board meetings for 1953-1967 are included.

Alpha Delta Pi Parents Club Scrapbooks, 1961-1989, (K0871)
2 volumes
The Club provides tangible and monetary support to the Alpha Delta Pi sorority chapter. Includes Scrapbooks concerning activities of the organization containing newspaper clippings, correspondence, and photographs.

Altrusa Club, Columbia, Missouri, Records, (CA2912)
RESTRICTED
5.5 linear feet, 2 oversize volumes
Addition of records of the organization, 1960s-1980s, include newsletters, bulletins and other publications, meeting and convention materials, correspondence, newspaper clippings, photographs, and membership directories, concerning the Columbia chapter and activities at the district and national levels of the organization.

Altrusa Club, Columbia, Missouri, Records, 1937-, (C2305)
RESTRICTED
20 folders, 11 volumes
The records contain minutes of club meetings and board meetings, projects, membership lists, budgets, treasurer's reports, and scrapbooks of a women's service organization.

Alumnae Panhellenic Association of Greater Kansas City Records, 1925-2002, (K0824)
6 cubic feet
The Association is a social group for college sorority alumnae engaged in philanthropic work. Organizational records including minutes, financial records, rush materials, committee reports, and photos and newspaper clippings. Also information on the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and its effect on sororities.

American Association of University Women (AAUW)-Kansas City Chapter Records, 1901-2006, (K0076)
9 cubic feet
Organizational records including minute books, financial records, photos and scrapbooks documenting the affairs of the chapter, a major women's club in Kansas City, MO.

American Association of University Women, Missouri Division, Records, (CA5689)
50.5 cubic feet, 3 oversize volumes, A/V material
Addition of records of the state division, including board and annual meeting minutes, officers' and committee correspondence, membership information, publicity files, legislative work, program and conference files, and local branch materials.

American Association of University Women, Missouri Division, Records, 1925-1986, (C2734)
12.7 linear feet
Records of the state division, including board and annual meeting minutes, officers' and committee correspondence, membership information, publicity files, legislative work, program and conference files, and local branch materials. Also includes materials from the Southwest Central Region of AAUW, the national organization, and the International Federation of University Women. See also collection C3521.

American Association of University Women, Missouri Division, Records, (CA4977)
1.3 linear feet
Addition of papers to the association. Primarily concerns financial and membership records.

American Business Women's Association, Ozark Paradise Chapter, Laurie, Missouri, Records, (CA6248)
5 linear feet
Records include scrapbooks, photographs, publications, publicity material, financial reports, correspondence, and miscellaneous material.

American Business Women's Association, Show-Me State Chapter, Records, 1965-1996, (C4016)
2.7 linear feet
The records of the Show-Me-State Chapter of the American Business Women's Association include meeting minutes, membership rosters, correspondence, memos and announcements, photographs, scrapbooks, and miscellaneous material.

Americans for Israel and Torah (AMIT) Collection, 1930-2007, (K0875)
17 folders
AMIT educates and cares for Israel's youth, including the most vulnerable children in Israel. Organizational records for the Kansas City, Missouri Nitzanim chapter of the Mizrachi Women's Organization of America and its evolution into the Americans for Israel and Torah (AMIT) organization. Includes reports, manuals, newspaper clippings, programs, newsletters, booklets and pamphlets, correspondence and speeches, banners, and photographs.

Annual Conference Society of the Women’s Department of Church Extension of the Methodist Episcopal Church, South, Records, 1889-1895, (C1373)
1 volume
The records contain the constitution, by-laws, and minutes of meetings.

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B'nai B'rith Girls Council scrapbooks, 1963-1966, (K1269)
2 volumes
Scrapbooks chronicling the Councils activities.

B'nai B'rith Women St. Joseph, MO Chapter 276 Records , 1964-1965, (K0899)
26 folders
Scrapbook of the activities of the B'nai B'rith Women, Chapter 276, of St. Joseph, MO.

Barnette Welfare Workers Extension Club, Boone County, Missouri, Records, 1931-1973, (C3775)
0.4 linear feet
The records of a rural Boone County women's club consists of minutes and financial accounts of the club are presented in the records. Missing from the documents are record books for 1956 and 1960-1964. Also, there are no separate financial accounts for 1931-1942 and 1971-1973.

Blue Star Mothers of America, Sturgeon, Missouri, Scrapbook, 1943-1945, (C1383)
1 volume
Letters and cards of thanks for gift boxes and letters to the Blue Star Mothers of Sturgeon, MO, from men of that area serving in World War II. Scrapbook contains notations identifying the soldier and noting whether he was wounded or killed or imprisoned. Includes rosters of servicemen.

Bohm, Jack (1924-2008) and Liz Viscofsky (1927- ) Papers, 1950s-2006, (K0995)
7 folders
Family papers including newspaper clippings, event programs, flyers, biographies, and photographs relating to Congregation Beth Shalom Sisterhood.

Book Lovers' Club Records, 1903-2007, (K0901)
2 cubic feet
Organizational records of the oldest African American women's club in Kansas City. Includes minutes, yearbooks, meeting programs, photographs, financial records, and other related materials.

Boonville Women's Club, Oral History Project, Collection, 2007-2008, (CA6351), (CA6351)
1 folder, 20 audio cassettes, 20 CDs
The collection consists of oral history interviews conducted by Meredith Ludwig for the Boonville Women's Club. Ludwig compiled many of the interviews into a 2008 readers' theatre production, "Women's Words: Memories of Boonslick," and supporting material relating to the stage production is included.

Bradshaw, Doris Crump, Papers, 1930-1962 (C3303)
3 linear feet
The civic, professional, and social organization papers of Doris Crump Bradshaw include: League of Women Voters, Missouri Library Association, Fortnightly Club, Columbia Garden Club, and Daughters of the American Revolution. Active in American Association of University Women, Mrs. Bradshaw served as state legislative chairman, 1945-1949, and state social studies chairman, 1950-1951.

Burton, Mattie P. (1882-1982) Papers, 1958, (K0144)
1 folder
A letter, undated and unsigned, presumably by Miss Burton's mother describing her experiences as a pioneer in Indiana and Nebraska; a biographical statement on Mattie Burton, owner of the Burton Publishing Company in Kansas City; and drafts by Mattie Burton of Westport Branch of the National League of American Pen Women activities.

Business and Professional Women's Club, Columbia, Missouri, Records, (CA2703)
5.7 cubic feet, 4 computer discs, 1 audio cassette, 1 video cassette, 1 DVD
Addition of minutes, manuals, scrapbooks, reports, publications, brochures and publicity materials, correspondence, membership materials, programs, and miscellaneous material.

Business and Professional Women’s Club, Minutes, 1941-1966, (C2538)
5 volumes
The records contain minutes, membership lists, committees, and treasurer's reports of the Columbia, Missouri, Business and Professional Women’s Club.

C

Carnegie Cultural Club Records, ca. 1903-1982, (K0143)
MICROFILM
1 cubic foot
Minute books, official documents, financial records, scrapbooks, and historical materials for a women's cultural club in St. Joseph, MO.

Church Women United in Missouri, Papers, 1948-1976, (C0282)
0.8 linear feet
Papers of the state chapter of a national Christian women’s ecumenical organization affiliated with the National Council of Churches. Includes constitutions and bylaws, minutes, annual and triennial reports, lists of officers, financial statements and budgets, correspondence, official histories, programs, proclamations, publicity materials, photographs, and clippings.

Columbia Equal Suffrage Association and League of Women Voters Records, 1912-1923, (C2936)
1 folder
The records of the Columbia Equal Suffrage Association and League of Women Voters contain minutes of the Columbia Equal Suffrage Association, 1912-1920, and League of Women Voters, 1920-1923; a newspaper clipping, "Five Columbia Women Honored for Valor in Suffrage Campaign;" and the constitution of the League of Women Voters of Missouri, adopted October 15-17, 1919.

College Club of Kansas City Records, 1950-1996, (K0323)
2 cubic feet, 3 volumes
Minutes, dues records, yearbooks, calendars of events, scrapbooks, and publicity files of the Club formed by American Association of University Women (AAUW) members who wished to have more control at the local level: to be a "non-profit group whose purpose would be to foster good fellowship among college women and to support local projects of a non-controversial civic, educational, and social service nature."

Columbia Garden Club, Columbia, Missouri, Records, 1919-1967, (C3622)
1.25 linear feet
Minutes, clippings, photographs, yearbooks, and scrapbooks of an organization of women interested in growing flowers and stimulating beautification of their community.

Columbia League of Women Voters, Columbia, Missouri, Records, 1923-1974, (C3450)
1.2 linear feet, 14 oversize volumes
Meeting minutes, scrapbooks, photographs, newspaper clippings, publications, and miscellaneous material of the Columbia, Missouri, League of Women Voters.

Cooper, Bertha Mae Bowman (1916-2013) Papers, 1946-2007, (K1287)
4 cubic feet
Scrapbooks relating to Cooper's community involvements—she was president of over 25 other clubs and service organizations in the Kansas City area. Includes materials for the Order of the Eastern Star, Missouri Congress of Parents and Teachers, Missouri Federation of Women's Clubs, United Methodist Church, American Mothers Inc., Missouri Mothers Association, Salvation Army, Children's Mercy Hospital, National League of American Pen Women, Presidents and Past Presidents, and the Maywood Club.

Coordinating Council of Synagogue and Temple Sisterhoods of Metropolitan Kansas City Collection, 1965-1976, (K0685)
1 volume
The Council fostered inter-institutional outreach and collaboration between Jewish and non-Jewish women's religious organizations. Includes a scrapbook documenting the Council's activities.

Council of Clubs of Kansas City, Missouri, Records, 1901-2000, (K0686)
2 cubic feet
Organizational records of the Council including minutes, constitution and bylaws, correspondence, programs, printed materials, clippings, photographs, scrapbooks. Also yearbooks/directories of member organizations.

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Daughters of the American Colonists (DAC), Mary Ball Washington Chapter Records, 1972-2002, (K0920)
1 cubic foot
Scrapbooks, State Assembly Proceedings, pressbooks, Missouri State Society membership directories, and newsletters.

Daughters of the American Colonists, Missouri State Society Records, 1923-2002, (K0688)
5 cubic feet
Scrapbooks containing newspaper clippings, photographs, programs, brochures, and other miscellaneous ephemera relating to the George Hull, the Osage, the St. Louis, and the Captain John Hall Chapters.

Daughters of the American Colonists, Records, 1907-, (C0725)
15.6 linear feet, 25 oversize volumes, 1 video cassette
The records of a patriotic, historical, and educational organization include documents from the Missouri state organization, individual chapters, and the national society. They consist of by-laws, minutes, programs, newsletters, chapter yearbooks, and scrapbooks.

Daughters of the American Colonists, Records, (CA6353)
4 cubic feet
Addition of meeting minutes, reports, scrapbooks, and miscellaneous material, 1940s-2010s.

Daughters of the American Revolution, Columbian Chapter, Columbia, Missouri, Records, (CA3109)
3 cubic feet, 2 oversize volumes, 20 audio cassettes
Addition of meeting minutes, registrar's book, scrapbooks, yearbooks, and miscellaneous records of the chapter; and directories, bulletins, and programs of the state and national organizations, 1902-1995. Also included are oral history interviews conducted in 2002-2003.

Daughters of the American Revolution, Columbian Chapter, Records, (SUNP2965)
0.2 linear feet
Addition of newspaper clippings, correspondence, and newsletters, 1970s-1980s.

Daughters of the American Revolution, Dorcas Richardson Chapter, Papers, 1963, (C3219)
1 folder
"Grundy County Tour" compiled by chapter in Trenton, Missouri.

Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR)-Elizabeth Benton Chapter Records, 1915-1992, (K0412)
MICROFILM
7 cubic feet, 28 volumes
Minutes, financial records, and printed and published material including yearbooks/directories, newsletters/magazines, and scripts. Also biographies and service records of Kansas City soldiers who served in World War I. Scrapbooks have been microfilmed.

Daughters of the American Revolution, Jane Randolph Jefferson Chapter, Scrapbooks, 1947-1949, (C2662)
2 volumes
Scrapbooks containing clippings, programs, and reports on activities of the chapter.

Daughters of the American Revolution, Mexico Chapter, Records, (CA5073)
2.5 linear feet
Minute books, treasurer’s records, membership records, lineage materials, and chapter yearbooks of the Mexico, Missouri, chapter.

Daughters of the American Revolution, Missouri State Society, Minute Books, (SUNP2366)
1 folder(s), 4 volume(s)
Four minute books of the D.A.R. secretary, plate of picture of national president general and block of photograph of Arrow Rock Tavern.

Daughters of Colonial Wars, Missouri State Society, Records, (CA6387)
1 folder
Programs, newsletters, scrapbook pages, yearbooks, and miscellaneous material of the state organization, 1950s, 1980s.

Daughters of Union Veterans of the Civil War, Missouri Department, Records, (CA6320)
0.75 cubic feet
Scrapbook of the Missouri Department and material of the Ann Hawkins Gentry Tent #21, Columbia, Missouri, 1996-2014.

Delta Kappa Gamma-Missouri Alpha Chapter Records, 1938-1989, (K0930)
1 cubic foot, 5 volumes
Organizational records of the Chapter, a professional honorary Society of women educators, including meeting minutes, yearbooks, publications and historical background of the Society. Also scrapbooks of clippings, programs, and ephemera, and some correspondence, minutes, and reports.

Delta Kappa Gamma Society International-Chi Chapter of Delta State Records, 1955-1996, (K0692)
2 cubic feet
Women educators founded the society to recognize the sustained, successful experience of women educators. Includes minutes, scrapbooks, photographs, directories, newsletters, clippings, conference programs, attendance rolls, and international directories.

Delta Kappa Gamma Society International, State of Missouri, Papers, (CA5157)
0.2 linear feet
Addition of constitution and bylaws, state convention programs and materials, yearbooks, newsletters, and miscellaneous.

Delta Kappa Gamma Society International, State of Missouri, Papers, (WUNP4388)
1 linear feet
Two volume history of the state organization, two volume history of the national organization, and minutes of state meetings. Records of honorary sorority for women teachers.

Dividend Dames Records, 1981-1994, (K0932)
0.5 cubic foot
Organizational records of an investment club including minutes, membership rosters, treasurer's reports, stock reports, some correspondence, attendance records, agendas, and expense records.

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Edelman, Doris Tager (1925-2009) Papers, 1940s, (K0935)
1 folder
Photograph of a sorority at Central High School, Kansas City, MO.

Epsilon Sigma Alpha, International, Missouri State Council, Records, (CA4492)
4.5 linear feet
Issues of The Missouri Hawthorne and recording secretary record books which include minutes, correspondence, membership lists and attendance records, and miscellaneous records.

Epsilon Sigma Alpha, International, Missouri State Council, Records, 1952-1982, (C3648)
47 folders
The records contain papers of the state council of a leadership, service sorority. Includes The Missouri Hawthorne and state council officers' materials.

Epsilon Sigma Alpha, International, Missouri State Council, Records, 1963-1982, (C3703)
MICROFILM
44 folders on 3 rolls of microfilm
The records of the state council of a leadership, service sorority include the minutes, correspondence, and committee reports of the recording secretary and treasurers' reports and cash journals.

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Federated Republican Women's Club, Columbia, Missouri, Papers, 1934-1969, (C3525)
0.2 cubic feet
Minutes, scrapbooks, and award of a Republican women's club organized in 1932.

First Baptist Church, Clinton, Missouri, Woman's Foreign Missionary Society Minutes, 1895-1909, (C1308)
1 volume
Constitution; minutes of meetings, 1859-1909; clippings; lists of members; and financial records of the Society, first organized in 1875.

First Christian Church, Columbia, Missouri, Records, 1824-1997, (C3991)
16.75 linear feet, 18 audio cassettes
The church records include minutes of administrative boards and committees, ministers' and administrators' papers, papers of the Christian Student Congregation, publications, the Bear Creek Church record book, the record book of the Construction Committee, and papers of several affiliated clubs and committees. Documents especially cover the period from the 1920s to 1964. In addition, this collection contains drafts and notes by Mary K. Dains for her history of the First Christian Church published in 1996. Her research includes interview recordings with church members.

Flam, Bea Firestone (1932-2008) Collection, 1959-2008, (K0662)
19 volumes, 2 folders
Bea Firestone was owner/associate editor of the Kansas City Jewish Chronicle with her then husband, Milton. Includes bound volumes of the Chronicle for the period they owned the paper, and group photographs.

Fortnightly Club, Columbia, Missouri, Records, (CA2410)
5 folders, 3 volumes
Scrapbook, membership lists, records of newcomers' group, treasurer's records and miscellaneous files.

Fortnightly Club, Columbia, Missouri, Records, (CA2852)
1.6 linear feet
Addition. Committee and officer's reports, board meeting minutes, bulletins, financial records, correspondence, membership lists, and newspaper clippings, 1962-1983.

Fortnightly Club, Columbia, Missouri, Records, (CA2866)
0.7 linear feet
Addition. Scrapbook containing photographs, newspaper clippings, and club bulletins, 1963-1985.

Fortnightly Club, Columbia, Missouri, Records, (CA3059)
0.1 linear feet
Addition of scrapbooks with photographs, bulletins, programs, and newspaper clippings of club events, 1985-1992. Also contains yearly club programs, 1939-1969, and a video recording of 1992-1993 events.

Fortnightly Club, Columbia, Missouri, Records, (CA3162)
2 volumes
Addition of scrapbooks containing bulletins and photographs of club activities, 1993-1995.

Fortnightly Club, Columbia, Missouri, Records, (CA5750)
6 cubic feet, 16 oversize volumes, 3 audio cassettes
Addition of records of a women’s organization for wives of University of Missouri faculty and female faculty members. See also Fortnightly Club, Columbia, Missouri, Records, 1894-1975, (C3670).

Fortnightly Club, Columbia, Missouri, Records, 1894-1975, (C3670)
1.6 linear feet, 3 oversize volumes
The records of the Fortnightly Club, a women's organization for wives of University of Missouri faculty and female faculty members, 1894-1975, and the Newcomers' Division of Fortnightly Club, 1935-1972, consist of correspondence, membership information, bylaws, minutes, treasurer's reports and programs. Printed year books, constitutions, bulletins, and a 75-year history of Fortnightly Club are housed in the State Historical Society of Missouri library.

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General Joe Bailey Women's Relief Corps (WRC) #15-Nevada, Missouri Records, 1885-1918, (K0408)
12 volumes
The WRC was an auxiliary of the Grand Army of the Republic (GAR) who raised money to assist the poor in their community. Minute books, volumes of cash books, and membership ledgers. Also includes cemetery records.

Gilgus, Molly Levey (1917-2002) Papers, 1916-1960s, (K0808)
10 folders
Personal papers including correspondence, speeches, certificates and awards, newspaper clippings, and photographs of Gilgus, an active member of B'nai B'rith Women (Jewish Women International).

Goldansky, Barbara S. (1932- ) Papers, 1964-1989, (K0890)
4 folder, 1 volume
Goldansky served as president of B'nai B'rith Women Beth Horon Chapter No. 42. Includes B'nai B'rith Women scrapbooks and programs.

Grand Temple Pythian Sisters of the Grand Jurisdiction of Missouri, Records, (SUNP2579)
11 linear feet
8 volume(s)
Ledgers, minutes, membership lists, and roll of officers of a secret sisterhood consisting primarily of wives, mothers, daughters and widows of Knights of Pythias. Records are from defunct Missouri Temples.

Greater Kansas City Alumnae Association of Kappa Kappa Gamma Records, 1901-2005, (K0645)
8 cubic feet
Organizational records of an alumnae association of a national women's fraternal organization. Includes officer's notebooks, historical materials, books, and publications, minutes, photographs and notebooks maintained by the chairmen of the Holiday House Tour and Founder's Day Banquets.

Greater Kansas City Chapter of Hadassah Records, 1916-2010, (K0593)
20 cubic feet
Organizational records of a Jewish women's organization dedicated to strengthening the relationship between the United States and Israel.

Greater Kansas City Delta Gamma Alumnae Chapter Records, ca. 1935-1997, (K0948)
1 cubic foot
Organizational records of the Chapter, whose purpose is to foster high ideals of friendship, promote educational and cultural interests, create a true sense of social responsibility, and develop the finest qualities of character. Includes meeting minutes, directories, printed and published material, and event planning files.

Greater Kansas City Section, National Council of Jewish Women (NCJW) Records, 1893-2004, (K0145)
30 cubic feet
Organizational records of the Greater Kansas City Section, including administrative, financial, membership, committee, publications, and public relations files.

Greater Kansas City Women's Political Caucus Records, 1974-1983, (K1243)
2.5 cubic feet
Organizational records including general and working files, newsletters, financial records, subject files (including ERA), and printed/published materials, many concerned with the Equal Rights Amendment.

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Haith, Rickie Schere (1938- ) Papers, 1940s-2008, (K1151)
1 cubic foot
Haith has been a member and officer of a number of Jewish women's organizations in Kansas City including Midwest Branch of Women's league for Conservation, Beth Shalom Sisterhood, and Hadassah. Personal papers contain DVDs, photographs, booklets, and scrapbooks for these activities.

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Independence Young Matrons Records, 1941-2001, (K0725)
2 cubic feet
Organizational records including their monthly newsletter, "The Mirror", yearbooks, Children's Theater Play programs, and the Holly and Mistletoe Tour.

International Women of Columbia, Missouri, Records, (WUNP5846)
Records of a community organization to assist women from foreign countries living in Columbia, comprised of correspondence, meeting minutes, membership lists, handbooks, and newsletters and other publicity material, 1970s-1991.

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Jewish Women International "Dolls for Democracy" Collection, 1951-1995, (K0745)
6 cubic feet
Handmade dolls and organizational files for the Heart of America Chapter 527 of B'Nai B'rith Women's "Dolls for Democracy" program.

Junior League of Kansas City, Missouri Records, 1914-2000, (K0365)
35 cubic feet
Organizational records of this philanthropic and service organization. Includes minutes, newsletters, directories, yearbooks, information on various community agencies supported by the organization through the work of its members.

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Kansas City Women's Chamber of Commerce Records, 1921-2000, (K0259)
46 cubic feet
Board and executive council minutes, historians' scrapbooks, financial records and ledgers, and the files of various committees and activities, and photographs. Among the projects documented are the Chamber's work with the American Royal, the Citizenship Forum, and the Safety Committee's work with the Drive-O-Rater (with the Soroptimists). Also their publication Civic Woman.

King's Daughters and Sons, Missouri Branch, Records, 1931-1978, (SUNP2336)
10 volume(s)
Volumes 1-6 of the History of the Missouri Branch, 3 volumes of history of the King's Daughters' Home, State board minutes, 1931-1944.

King's Daughters Home, Mexico, Missouri, Records, (SUNP2334)
6 volume(s)
Scrapbooks, deeds, ledgers, blueprints, photographs, minutes and memorabilia, 1902-1974.

King's Daughters, Cecile Taylor Circle, Minutes, 1965, (C2283)
1 folder
"The Doings of the Daughters" satirical minutes of the Columbia, MO, circle written and submitted by Mrs. John Rogers (Betty) Cockran, October 13, 1965.

King's Daughters, Margaret Elwang Circle, Papers, 1958-1959, (C3261)
1 folder
The collection contains three programs listing officers, members, and activities of a Columbia, MO, circle.

Koch, Joyce I. Koch (1941- ) and Harold B. (1936- ) Papers, 1972-2004, (K0757)
5 folders; 2 volumes
Scrapbooks for the years Koch was president of Heart of America B'nai B'rith Women (now Jewish Women International), songbooks, miscellaneous papers and photographs of Penn Valley Community College Social Sciences Department, Harold Koch Ph.D., chair.

Kort, Joan Louis (1943- ) Papers, 1958-1998, (K1280)
1 cubic foot
Kort was International President of B'nai B'rith Women (Jewish Women International). Includes speeches, correspondence, news articles, publications, and photographs.

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Ladies of the Grand Army of the Republic, Department of Missouri, Secretary's Book, 1898-1910, (C1144)
1 volume
Records of Department of Missouri, beginning with its organization in 1898.

Ladies’ Union Aid Society Reports, 1862-1863, (C1936)
1 folder
Reports of visits to wards 1 and 2, Benton Barracks, St. Louis, MO, with notations of items distributed.

Leawood Women's Club Records, 1960-2013, (K0428)
4 cubic feet
Scrapbooks, minutes, annual reports, newsletters, Yearbooks, and bylaws for the Club in Leawood, KS.

Lorsch, Serina Levin (1906-1997) Papers, 1963-1991, (K0094)
4 cubic feet
Personal and family papers as well as materials related to various organizations of which Mrs. Lorsch was a part, including the Temple B'nai Jehudah Sisterhood, the Kansas City Chapter of the National Council of Jewish Women, her work to secure ratification of the Equal Rights Amendment in Missouri.

Luhnow, Jeanette McVey (1899-1987) Collection, 1934-1979, (K0045)
0.3 cubic foot
Collected materials including notes, correspondence, and clippings gathered by Jeanette McVey Luhnow, niece by marriage, to William Volker relating to her activities, that of her mother Mary Lottie Moses McVey, to Volker, and the Ina Calkins Trust and William Rockhill Nelson.

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M.M.M. Club, Fayette, Missouri, Records, 1893-1989, (SUNP3049)
0.8 linear feet
Records of a women's literary club founded in 1893, consisting of secretary's books with minutes of meetings and membership lists, yearbooks with the program for the year, and miscellaneous records.

Margolies, Morris B. (1921-2012) Papers, 1915-2012, (K0582)
11 cubic feet
Personal and professional papers including correspondence, letters, and cards to Margolies, Rabbi at Congregation Beth Shalom, and his wife Ruth, who was active in Hadassah, the Beth Shalom Sisterhood, and the Women's League for Conservative Judaism. Also lectures (VHS) Rabbi Margolies gave at Beth Shalom during and after his tenure as Rabbi.

Metropolitan Kansas City Chapter-Older Women's League (OWL) Records, 1984-2006, (K1115)
3 cubic feet
Organizational records of the Chapter concerned about the problems of midlife and older women. Includes minutes and agendas, financial records, photographs, clippings, and printed and published material concerning the Metropolitan Kansas City OWL and the national organization. "Administrative Records" folders are set up in the manner of scrapbooks, so most of these types of materials will appear in each of those folders.

Minkin, Gerre Lipoff (1938- ) Papers, 2003-2009, (K1274)
0.3 cubic foot
Personal papers of Minkin concerned with the Beth Shalom Sisterhood and the Synagogue Board. Includes correspondence, event files, brochures, and photographs.

Missouri Association of Colored Women's Clubs, Records, 1932-1986, (C3801)
0.6 linear feet
The records of the state organization and member clubs of an association to improve the status of black women in the home and community include correspondence, financial records, conference files and programs, and information on the history of the organization and member clubs.

Missouri East Conference, United Methodist Women, Records, (CA2616)
4.4 linear feet
Minutes, annual reports, yearbooks, by-laws, programs, correspondence, histories, clippings, printed material, brochures, material on missionary work, ephemera, and miscellany.

Missouri East Conference, United Methodist Women, Records, (CA2724)
5 linear feet
Correspondence, minutes, journals, by-laws, annual reports, prayer calendars, and miscellany.

Missouri Extension Homemakers Association, Council and Club Records, (CA5394)
10.4 cubic feet
Addition of annual records, handbooks, project reports, histories, publications, minutes, correspondence, scrapbooks, and miscellany of the state organization and miscellaneous chapters.

Missouri Extension Homemakers Association, Council and Club Records, (WUNP4644)
0.8 linear feet
Meeting minutes, 1928-1980. Addition.

Missouri Extension Homemakers Association, Council and Club, Records, (WUNP4714)
1 volume(s)
Meeting minutes, etc., 1980-1985.

Missouri Extension Homemakers Association, Council and Club, Records, (WUNP4997)
1 folder(s)
History of the association, list and description of sponsored projects, and a list of past presidents.

Missouri Extension Homemakers Association, Council and Club, Records, (WUNP5098)
1.5 linear feet
INVENTORY. Addition of annual reports, project reports, minutes, correspondence, newsletters, and miscellaneous.

Missouri Extension Homemakers Association, Council and Club, Records, (WUNP5394)
1.2 linear feet
INVENTORY. Addition of annual records, handbooks, project reports, histories, student loan fund records, publications and miscellany.

Missouri Extension Homemakers Association, Council, and Club Records, (WUNP4319)
5 linear feet
Meeting minutes, programs, lists of officers, and other printed material pertaining to the women's extension clubs in Missouri. Inventory in accession folder.

Missouri Extension Homemakers Association, Fifty Year Member, Records, 1982-1988, (WUNP5143)
1 linear feet
Applications, correspondence, certificates and membership lists arranged chronologically. Includes a brief history of MEHA.

Missouri Extension Homemakers Association, Midway Home Boosters, Records, 1946-1986, (WUNP5602)
0.4 linear feet
3 volume(s)
Records of a local chapter, 1946 to ca. 1986, including newspaper clippings, photographs, programs, minutes, and other materials. Record books, 1951-1982.

Missouri Extension Homemakers Association, Oral History Project, (WUNP4682)
1.4 linear feet
Addition. Includes some written histories, but bulk of collection consists of audio cassettes.

Missouri Extension Homemakers Association, Oral History Project, (WUNP4650)
0.8 linear feet
Oral history interviews with members of extension clubs commemorating the 50th anniversary of the organization.

Missouri Extension Homemakers Association, Projects, (WUNP4730)
Reports of projects done by local clubs.

Missouri Extension Homemakers Association, Sharing Rich Lives, Records, (CA5320)
1 linear feet
Addition of records from the Jefferson Community Club of Cooper County. Includes annual records, minutes, scrapbooks and related materials from 1929-1993.

Missouri Extension Homemakers Association, Sharing Rich Lives, Records, (CA5271)
0.1 linear feet
Addition of Clay County, MO, Extension Club history, 1914-1992; and records of Clay County cultural arts projects, 1988-1990.

Missouri Extension Homemakers Association, Sharing Rich Lives, Records, (CA5221)
1 linear foot
Addition to materials collected to celebrate the 50th anniversary of MEHA in Missouri.

Missouri Extension Homemakers Association, Sharing Rich Lives, Records, (CA5202)
5 linear feet
Collection of materials from members of the MEHA used to celebrate the fifty-year history of the organization in Missouri.

Missouri Extension Homemakers Association, Young Homemaker Outreach Project, Records, (WUNP5074)
0.2 linear feet
Records of the 1985 project including planning committee materials, delegate profiles, photographs and correspondence.

Missouri Extension Homemakers Association, Young Homemaker Outreach Project, Records, (WUNP5099)
1.5 linear feet
Addition to project records for the years 1981-1990.

Missouri Federation of Women's Clubs, Record Books, 1896-1933, (C1172)
5 volumes
Membership lists, officers, constitution, and minutes of the directors' and annual meetings.

Missouri Press Women, Papers, 1961-1985, (C3967)
0.8 linear feet
The papers of the Missouri Press Women consist of award and scholarship information, bylaws, correspondence, financial and membership records, and minutes.

Missouri Women's Press Club, Treasurer's Records, 1937-1964, (C2660)
1 volume
Financial records, including receipts and disbursements. Members' names given upon receipt of dues.

Mitchell, Frances Pearle (c. 1864- ), Papers, 1858-1919, (C1703)
0.3 linear feet
The papers of a Rocheport, Missouri woman consist of appointments, certificates, correspondence, invitations, programs, and dance cards. Mitchell, a graduate of Stephens College, was involved in many civic and women’s organizations, including the Missouri Women Farmers’ Club.

Morris, Rebecca Papers, 1972-1980, (K0313)
1 cubic foot
News clippings, correspondence, state voting records, campaign materials, and speeches about the Equal Rights Amendment collected by Morris, field coordinator for the Missouri Equal Rights Amendment Coalition and vice president of the Kansas City Chapter of the Women’s Political Caucus.

Mu Phi Epsilon, Phi Delta Chapter, Scrapbooks, 1930-1971, (SUNP0912)
7 volume(s)
Fraternities and sororities.

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National League of American Pen Women, Kansas City-Westport Branch Records, 1931-2011, (K0437)
7 cubic feet
Scrapbooks, minutes, secretary's book, president's records, achievement reports, miscellaneous yearbooks, histories, and organizational newsletters.

National Organization for Women, Columbia Chapter, Columbia, Missouri, Records, (WUNP4732)
Addition of correspondence, membership records, reference and background materials, promotional materials, and national and state organization records, 1980s-1990s.

National Society of the Colonial Dames in the State of Missouri, Records, (CA6388)
2 volumes
Addition of two scrapbooks of the state organization, 1983-1986.

National Society of the Colonial Dames in the State of Mo., Columbia Committee, Record Book, (WUNP4308)
1 volume(s)
Secretary's minute book of committee meetings.

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P.E.O. Reciprocity Group of Greater Kansas City Records, 1916-1991, (K0604)
3 cubic feet
Organizational records of a women's educational and philanthropic club including minutes, a history of P.E.O., lists of presidents and officers, membership directories, state convention programs, and slides and program notes of Cottey College.

P.E.O. Sisterhood, Missouri State Chapter, Records, (CA5730)
RESTRICTED
3.6 cubic feet, 1 oversize volume
Addition of the publication P.E.O. Record; chapter histories; record books, scrapbooks, directories, and yearbooks of the Columbia, Missouri, FA Chapter; photographs; and convention programs.

P.E.O. Sisterhood, Missouri State Chapter, Records, (WUNP5604)
RESTRICTED
2.4 linear feet
INVENTORY. Addition of Convention Proceedings; publications; membership records; financial records; chapter histories; photographs; and miscellaneous.

P.E.O. Sisterhood, Missouri State Chapter, Records, 1929-1993, (CA5409)
RESTRICTED
4 linear feet
Copies of the P.E.O. Record for 1929-1992.

P.E.O. Sisterhood, Missouri State Chapter, Records, 1987-1995, (WUNP5662)
RESTRICTED
0.2 linear feet
INVENTORY. Addition of annual convention proceedings and issues of the P.E.O. Record.

Peltzman, Sarah Viner (1889-1985) Papers, 1912-1925, (K1179)
3 folders
Peltzman was active in various Jewish charity organizations and served as president of the Hebrew Ladies Relief Association. Includes minutes of the Hebrew Ladies Relief Association and the Federation of Orthodox Jewish Charities of Greater Kansas City.

PEO-Missouri Chapter HN Records, 1948-1999, (K1086)
2 cubic feet
The P.E.O. Sisterhood is a philanthropic and educational organization interested in bringing to women increased opportunities for higher education. Includes scrapbooks of photographs of individuals and events, booklets, clippings, and listings of officers.

Pittel-Katz, Barbara Sandra (1937- ) Papers, 1917-2010, (K0661)
6 folders
A teacher and musician, Katz is an active member of Kansas City's Jewish Community. Includes sorority publicity, Heritage Center art, and the musical Letters to Russia composed by Pittel-Katz. Also certificates of scholarship for Bertha Glazer and David Pittell from Jefferson School and Woodland School in Kansas City, MO; correspondence; and materials related to the "Save Union Station" event.

Prairie Grove Baptist Church, Columbia, Missouri, Records, 1874-1955, (C1318)
MICROFILM
6 volumes; also available on 1 roll of microfilm
Records include church constitution, articles of faith, rules of decorum, church covenants, registers of officers, church minutes, membership lists, financial statements, and Women's Missionary Society minutes.

Presidents and Past Presidents General Assembly of Greater Kansas City Records, 1917-2009, (K1131)
8 cubic feet
Minutes, financial reports, programs, correspondence, clippings, yearbooks, financial records, and a small number of photos. The minutes include information about a variety of world, national, municipal, social, and cultural issues.

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Shakespeare Club, Clinton, Missouri, Minutes, 1892-1911, (C2477)
3 volumes
The collection contains minutes of the meetings of a ladies' cultural improvement club. Members are listed and the lesson for each meeting described.

Siegler, Merna Singer (1926- ) and Sylvan (1925-2010) Papers, 1940-2012, (K1261)
0.5 cubic foot
Personal papers of active members of the Jewish Community, including National Council of Jewish Women and Beth Shalom Sisterhood notebooks, and World War II photograph/postcard album.

Simon, Aletha Schultz (1941- ) Papers, 1942-2007, (K0865)
3 cubic feet
Personal papers of a Kansas City native, active in many civic and Jewish communal organizations. Includes board and committee minutes, lesson plans, exhibit notes, forms, programs, flyers, stationary, a calendar, a directory, handbooks, articles, brochures, and newspaper clippings of the Women's League for Conservative Judaism, Beth Shalom Sisterhood, and the Museum Without Walls. Also materials for Beth Shalom, National Council of Jewish Women, the Jewish Community Center, Midwest Center For Holocaust Education, and the Eureka Fishing Club.

Small, Sarah Kraft (1934- ) Papers, 1976-1977, (K0939)
2 folders
Small served as Beth Shalom Sisterhood president. Includes Sisterhood administrative papers and programs.

Smithton United Methodist Church, Smithton, Missouri, Records, 1865-1954, (C3704)
MICROFILM
19 volumes on 2 microfilm reels
The records of the Smithton United Methodist Church contain church membership records and minutes for the Ladies Aid Society, the Woman's Foreign Missionary Society, and the Woman's Society of Christian Service, of the English and German churches which united in 1924 to form the Smithton United Methodist Church of Smithton, Pettis County, MO.

Soroptimist International of Kansas City Records, 1926-2010, (K0253)
27 cubic feet
Organizational records of a local professional and businesswomen's service organization, including correspondence, business and financial papers, obituaries of its members, and newsletters.

Soroptimist International of Springfield, Missouri, Records, (WUNP4419)
1 linear feet
Magazine, club rosters, yearbooks, and some printed material of a professional women's service organization.

Sorrels, Joan, Collection, (CA6321)
0.2 cubic feet
Collection of yearbooks, directories, and programs largely for women's organizations such as the Daughters of the American Revolution, Colonial Dames of America, Continental Society Daughters of Indians Wars, and Daughters of the American Colonists, mostly dated 2000s.

Spielman, Ruth A. (1921- ) Papers, 2000-2010, (K1170)
1.5 cubic feet
Spielman was historian for the Greater Kansas City Chapter of Hadassah. Includes scrapbooks kept to document the activities of the Chapter.

Symphony Designers' Show House XXXIV "Roselawn" The Historic Volker Estate Records, 2003, (K0436)
0.3 cubic foot
Research notes, planning, and public relations information for the annual show house funding raising event for the Kansas City Symphony.

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The Readers, Columbia, Missouri, Papers, 1925-1978 (C3638)
0.2 linear feet
The origins, history, minutes, and memoriams of The Readers, a Columbia, Missouri, women’s club started in 1925. The club’s emphasis is the reading and discussion of books. Profiles of women from this club give a useful comment on the concerns of educated women in the early twentieth century.

The Readers, Columbia, Missouri, Papers, (CA5804)
0.4 cubic feet
Addition of financial and membership records, 1926-1995; organization notebook which includes minutes, book lists, reviews, and discussions, electronic correspondence, constitution and by-laws, brochures, and publications; and member obituaries and eulogies, 2011-2012.

Tourist Club, Clinton, Missouri, Booklet, 1924, (R1274)
1 folder
This is the annual booklet for 1923-1924 for the Tourist Club, a women's social group in Clinton, Henry County, Missouri. The booklet includes names of officers and members and the program for meetings 11 September 1923 through 3 June 1924.

Tuesday Club, Columbia, Missouri, Records, 1921-1977, (C2162)
1.5 linear feet
The records of The Tuesday Club of Columbia, Missouri, contain newspaper articles, minute books, reports and scrapbooks of a women's social club founded in 1899. The records detail the history of the club, including meetings, activities, membership, finances, and projects sponsored.

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U.S. Daughters of 1812, Missouri State Society, Records, (CA0540)
1.25 linear feet
Various Daughters of 1812 materials; historical and genealogical essays by Chapter members, local history items, etc. Originally given in 1936.

U.S. Daughters of 1812, Missouri State Society, Records, (CA3102)
7 cubic feet
Correspondence, membership records, minutes, meeting programs, constitution and by-laws, chapter records, scrapbooks, photographs, and other records concerning activities of the organization. See also accession CA3123.

U.S. Daughters of 1812, Missouri State Society, Records, (CA3123)
0.5 cubic feet
Addition of state council and meeting minutes, as well as yearbooks, chapter histories, and miscellaneous material, 1940s, 1990s-2000s. See also accession CA3102.

United Daughters of the Confederacy, Confederate Dames Chapter, Records, (SUNP2986)
1.5 linear feet
Records of a chapter in St. Louis consisting of minutes of chapter and board meetings, 1918-1988, state annual convention programs, 1980s by-laws, membership lists, 1980s-1990s, HISTORY OF THE UNITED DAUGHTERS OF THE CONFEDERACY, 1894-1955, and miscellaneous publications concerning the Civil War.

United Daughters of the Confederacy (UDC), Dixie Chapter #2188 Records, 1949-1989, (K1226)
3 cubic feet
Scrapbooks, bylaws, minutes, reports, publications related to the Dixie Chapter, other Missouri Division Chapters in Kansas City and Clay County, and the United Daughters of the Confederacy national operations.

United Daughters of the Confederacy (UDC)-Jefferson Davis Chapter Scrapbook, ca. 1924-1936, (K0020)
1 volume
Chapter historian's scrapbook containing newspaper clippings and magazine articles, program announcements, detailing the activities of a UDC chapter in Kansas City, MO.

United Daughters of the Confederacy, John S. Marmaduke Chapter, Scrapbooks, 1927-1929, (C2996)
2 volumes
The collection contains newspaper articles regarding events of the Civil War and members and activities of the chapter.

United Daughters of the Confederacy, Missouri Division, Records, (CA3031)
1.8 cubic feet
Addition of convention proceedings, minutes, programs, and miscellaneous material, 1911-2012.

United Daughters of the Confederacy, Missouri Division, Records, n.d., (C3188)
MICROFILM
9.2 linear feet; also available on 33 rolls of microfilm
Records of Missouri Confederate veterans, compiled for the United Daughters of the Confederacy, Missouri Division, by local chapters. Records include four page record forms of biographical and historical data, arranged alphabetically by veteran's name; copies of rosters and muster rolls; and miscellaneous lists and records.

United Daughters of the Confederacy (UDC), Robert E. Lee Chapter Records, 1916-1917, (K0152)
1 folder
Annual yearbook of the Chapter includes constitution and by-laws, membership lists, and lists of officers and committee people.

United Methodist Women of the Missouri United Methodist Church, Columbia, Missouri, Records, (SUNP2596)
2.4 linear feet
Woman's Society of Christian Service record books containing minutes, treasurer's reports, budgets, correspondence; Woman's Missionary Society record books; Executive Board records; various Circle groups; and miscellany.

United States Daughters of 1812, Finis Ewing Chapter, Jefferson City, Missouri, Records, (SUNP3060)
0.2 linear feet
Records of the organization, 1915-1933, comprised of minutes of meetings, membership lists, reports, and newspaper clippings. The records also contain proceedings of the annual meeting, membership lists, and other materials of the Missouri chapter of the organization.

United States Daughters of 1812, Missouri State Chapter, Scrapbooks, 1907-1940, (C2997)
7 volumes
The collection contains lists of officers, newspaper clippings, articles, and programs.

University of Missouri, Admission of Women Centennial, Records, 1963-1970, (C2603)
2 linear feet
Correspondence and lists used in preparations for commemorative activities on the centennial of the admission of women to the University, 1968. Program bulletins, posters, press releases, copies of speeches delivered, photographs, and biographical materials on distinguished alumnae.

University of Missouri, College of Agriculture, Resident Wives Club, Records, 1941-1990, (CA5281)
1 linear foot
The records of the organization contain minute books, financial records, scrapbooks, and club histories, 1941-1990.

University of Missouri, College of Agriculture, Resident Wives Club, Records, (CA5703)
0.5 linear feet, 2 audio cassettes
Addition of financial and membership records, correspondence, programs, and miscellaneous.

University of Missouri, College of Agriculture, Resident Wives Club, Records, (WUNP5694)
0.4 linear feet
INVENTORY. Addition of minutes, by-laws, correspondence, annual president's files, historical records, membership records, and miscellaneous.

University of Missouri, College of Agriculture, Resident Wives Club, Records, (WUNP5344)
1 folder(s)
INVENTORY. Addition of clippings, club programs, and notes from an installation service for new officers.

University of Missouri, College of Agriculture, Social Studies Club, Records, 1914-1992, (C4166)
0.4 cubic feet, 1 volume
History, constitution, by-laws, meeting minutes, photographs, cards and newspaper articles of a women's club composed of the wives of University of Missouri, School of Agriculture professors.

University of Missouri, Young Ladies’ Philalaethean Society, Record Book, 1888-1895, (C1185)
1 volume
Minutes and membership lists of a literary society.

United States Army Mothers National Association Records, 1941-1989, (K0260)
MICROFILM
16 cubic feet, 4 microfilm rolls
World War II era organization of mothers of men in the U.S. Army established to provide social support for each other and their sons. Scrapbooks, financial ledgers, post reports and minutes, photographs, yearly convention material, newsletters, correspondence, by-laws, roll books, various paraphernalia, and many other items relating to its everyday operation.

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Van Brunt, Hope Casey (1865-1952) Papers, ca. 1830s-1998, (K0252)
2 cubic feet
Correspondence, clippings, manuscripts, printed materials, as well as photographs and memorabilia dealing primarily with the National Old Trails movement in the early 20th century and Van Brunt's activities in marking the Santa Fe Trail for the Kansas City Chapter of the Daughter of the American Revolution (DAR) Also Van Brunt's personal correspondence with her children, family, and friends, and other family memorabilia.

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Wagner, Patricia Youmans (1925- ) Papers, ca. 1959-ca. 1962, (K0037)
MICROFILM
0.3 cubic foot
A series of working papers Ms. Wagner prepared in the late 1950s and early 1960s regarding voluntary associational life in Kansas City, MO, in the period 1870 to the early years of the twentieth century.

Wednesday Study Club, Columbia, Missouri, Minutes, 1908-1935, (C0992)
1 folder
Minutes of a women's organization.

Weiner, Mary Beth (1941- ) Papers, 1991-1993, (K1072)
1 folder
Weiner was president of the Kansas City chapter of the Women's American Organization for Rehabilitation Training (ORT), an organization which building technical schools for underprivileged areas in Israel and the United States. Includes ORT flyers and newspaper clippings on the biennial ORT convention representing their Kansas City chapter.

Weinstein, Judith E. (1939- ) Papers, 1979-1992, (K1019)
2 folders
Weinstein served on the B'nai B'rith Women of Greater Kansas City finance committee. Includes BBW minutes and financial records.

Western Chapter Missouri Society of Professional Engineers (MSPE) Auxiliary, 1957-2009, (K0580)
4 cubic feet
Organizational records of a professional engineering auxiliary. Includes by-laws, annual reports, president's papers and reports, officer's reports, financial reports, rosters, publicity and photographs.

Westport Branch/National League of Pen Women Records, 1936-1990, (K0308)
3 cubic feet
Minutes of the monthly meeting and irregular business meetings, official and unofficial correspondence, scrapbooks, news clippings, programs, financial records, roosters, newsletters, general administrative files including work done by Pen Women, and photographs.

Westport Chapter-Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) Records, 1960-2000, (K1234)
2 cubic feet, 2 volumes
Organizational records of the Chapter including minutes, regents' books, reports, yearbooks, bylaws and scrapbooks.

White, Shirley Copaken (1927- ) Papers, 1937-2007, (K1187)
2 cubic feet
White is very active in cultural, philanthropic, and social organizations, including those of Beth Shalom Synagogue and Hadassah. Includes publications; White and Copaken family photographs and printed materials; Beth Shalom Synagogue and Hadassah materials; Paseo High School reunions; the grand opening of the Lewis and Shirley White Theatre at the Jewish Community Campus; Jewish Community Foundation programs; and newspaper and magazine clippings about Sandi White, Rita Blitt, the AT&T Building, and miscellaneous other subjects.

Winitz, Shevie Schuman (1936- ) Papers, 1972-1984, (K1184)
1 cubic foot
Winitz served on the board of the Greater Kansas City branch of B'nai B'rith Women Includes BBW, minutes, programs, newsletters and photographs. Also material relating to Congregation Beth Shalom.

Woman's City Club Records, 1917-1987, (K0257)
38 cubic feet, 27 microfilm rolls
Organizational records, including minutes, financial records, membership information, scrapbooks and associated materials of a major women's club that served as a vehicle for civic, philanthropic, and cultural activities to benefit the Kansas City community.

Women's Association of the First Congregational Church, Kansas City, MO Records, 1886-1933, (K0001)
0.3 cubic foot
These records include minute books and financial records for this organization.

Women's Auxiliary, American Society of Mechanical Engineers-Kansas City Section Records, 1949-1991, (K0429)
1 cubic foot
Minutes of meetings, by-laws, membership records and scrapbooks related to the activities of the Club.

Woman’s Christian Temperance Union, Auxvasse, Missouri, Records, 1907-1920 (C0446)
2 folders
Minutes, letters, and handbook.

Women’s Christian Temperance Union, Columbia, Missouri, Minute Book, 1884-1888, (C0262)
1 volume
Book contains the constitution and by-laws of the Women’s Christian Temperance Union. Minutes of meetings, roll of members, and activities of the organization. A copy of the by-laws and constitution of the Philalethean Society of the University of Missouri is enclosed in the volume.

Women's Division, Kansas City Philharmonic Association Records, 1950-1990, (K0833)
4 cubic feet
Organizational records of the Women's auxiliary for the Philharmonic orchestra. Includes minutes, correspondence, scrapbooks, financial records, and newsletters and newspaper clippings.

Women's Home Missionary Union of Missouri Records, 1885-1914, (K0002)
0.3 cubic foot
These records include financial records for the organization.

Women’s Society of Christian Service, Methodist Church, Papers, 1879-1971, (C3120)
8 linear feet
Correspondence, minutes of meetings, programs, committee and officers reports, pamphlets and published volumes of the Woman's Society of Christian Service. Correspondence covers years 1940-1944. The bulk of the collection covers years 1940-1968.

Women's Auxiliary to the Boone County Medical Society, Records, (SUNP2457)
4 folder(s)
Booklets, minutes, and treasurer's reports of an organization of wives of Boone County, MO, physicians.

Women's Political Caucus, Columbia, Missouri, Papers, (SUNP6193)
0.2 linear feet
Addition of clippings, newsletters, and publications pertaining to national, state, and local women's political organization and the Equal Rights Amendment, 1970s. Also scant miscellanea from the 1990s. See also C3550.

Women’s Political Caucus, Columbia, Missouri, Papers, 1971-1977, (C3550)
1 linear foot
Formed in 1972, the CWPC is a multipartisan political action group affiliated with both the Missouri State Women's Political Caucus and the National Women's Political Caucus. These groups work to improve the status of women.

Women's Progressive Farmers Association of Missouri, Inc., Records, 1921-1985, (C3726)
5.5 linear feet
Records of an organization dedicated to the improvement of rural life and the support of its counterpart, the Missouri Farmers Association. The association was affiliated with Associated Country Women of the World. The records consist of correspondence, meeting minutes membership lists, newsletters, and account books.

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Young, Rosemary Claypool (1922-2003) Papers, 1934-1997, (K0344)
1 cubic foot
Personal papers of church and civic leader and advocate for family, women, children and automobile safety.

Young Matrons of Kansas City Records, 1917-1964, (K0100)
MICROFILM
7 cubic feet
Organizational records including minute books of regular meetings, Executive Board meetings, and the meetings of the Carolyn Farwell Fuller Unit. Occasional financial reports and general financial material from the Charity and Welfare Committee.

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