Single women -- United States
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:
Carol Hutchings Maynard papers
Abstract Farmer; Teacher; Poet; Suffragist. Papers document an unconventional life, from suffrage campaigns of her youth to the artistic output of her later years. Materials related to Maynard's art and her career as a farmer and educator showcase an unusual set of interests and talents. Maynard retained clippings and correspondence from her difficult tenure at a South Carolina reform school. Papers from the Massachusetts Refomatory for Women feature writing assignments completed by inmates. Creative...
Dates of Materials: 1905 - 2002
Elfreda Ransome papers
Abstract Elfreda Mabel Ransome was born in England and emigrated to the U.S. with her family circa 1910. They settled in the Chicago, Illinois area and traveled regularly to visit family members in Europe. Ransome pursued a teaching career in the Chicago area public elementary schools and served in the United States Women's Air Corps during World War II. She died in Florida sometime in the late 1960s. This collection consists primarily of photographs and correspondence between Elfreda Ransome and...
Dates of Materials: 1830-2000
Miscellaneous subjects collection
Includes small amounts of mostly printed material on subjects related to women, including aging and aged women, alcoholism, anarchism, costume, fascism, friendship, girls, Nazism, physically handicapped women, postage stamps, rural women, sex, sex education, female sexuality, single women, taxation, tobacco, and witchcraft. Material includes printed material, books, cassette tapes, correspondence, position papers, questionnaires, reports, memorabilia, and stamps.
Dates of Materials: 1856-2011
Momma : the newspaper/magazine for single mothers, 1972-74
File — Box B00467: [Barcode: 310183630460425]
Scope and Contents
Momma was founded as an organization in Los Angeles in February 1972 by single mothers Karol Hope, Lisa Connolly, and Nancy Young. They hoped to create a space where single mothers could come together to discuss the mutual problems of single motherhood and provide mutual support.
Dates of Materials: 1972-74