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Women's colleges

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:

Anne McKeen Shuler Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M080
Overview

Anne McKeen Shuler was Dean of Women at the University of Denver, Denver, Colorado from 1911-1928. The collection includes correspondence, memorabilia, notes, newspaper clippings, invitations, event programs and speeches.

Dates: 1914-1928

Colorado Women's College (1888-1982) Records

 Collection
Identifier: M130
Overview Colorado Woman's College was conceived as a "Vassar of the West" by its founder, the Rev. Robert Cameron, who wanted to establish a women's college in the Western United States that would offer high-level academics to women. Cameron was the pastor of the First Baptist Church of Denver. The sponsoring body was inadvertently incorporated in 1888 as the Woman's College Society (amended to Colorado Woman's College Society the following year), though it did not open until 1909. Located in northeast...
Dates: 1888-1982

Eugene Dawson Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M116
Dates: Other: Date Not Yet Determined

James Edwin Huchingson Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M134

Mabel (Kimzey) Hancock Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M400
Overview Mabel Hancock (born Mabel Kimzey in about 1885) was a student at the Colorado Women's College in the early 1900s, exact date unknown. This collection currently consists of one notebook full of handwritten notes on household management, hostessing, sewing techniques, and other home economic information.
Dates: 1904

Marjorie Bell Chambers Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M124
Scope and Contents The bulk of the collection contains general correspondence to and from Dr. Chambers during her tenure as president and papers concerning fund-raising efforts. Other major areas covered are interviews and employment at Colorado Women's College, Chambers' inauguration and resignation, and newspaper clippings regarding Colorado Women's College’s near-closure in 1976.
Dates: 1976-1978

Norman B. Dodge Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M136
Dates: Other: Date Not Yet Determined

R. Maud Ditmars Letter from Helen Keller

 Collection
Identifier: M231
Overview

Maud Ditmars was an alumna of the University of Denver and a faculty member and librarian at Colorado Woman's College from 1917-1941. This collection contains a letter from Helen Keller which Ditmars received after her retirement and donated to the College.

Dates: 1943

Sherry Manning Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M114
Dates: Other: Date Not Yet Determined