Mostly covers the activities of the Associated Students of Whitworth College. Financial records, especially those for the 1989-1990 academic year, reveal much about student participation in the governance of the college and student support of worthwhile projects.
The Students' College of Athens records span from around 1964 to 1966 and contain records on this student-faculty organization that includes issues of the publication Impetus: the journal of open opinion
Includes 9 b&w photographs (some used for "The College on the Hill", some unidentified). One photo is of a medal for George Bruce McCalla for first in general proficiency. Also includes miscellaneous undated negatives (Cosmopolitan Club, OAC voyageurs, Shamrock Springs Trout Farm, etc.) - most are unidentified; postcard entitled "Ye Boobs of '18"; reprint of a Nov. 28, 1877 letter from an OAC student "Richard" written to his parents describing life at OAC
The Gloria Steinem Papers provide a very complete picture of the public and personal aspects of an important feminist leader's life, but there is much more here than the raw material for her biography. The correspondence, writings, speeches, subject files, memorabilia, photographs, and other papers document the movement from the standpoint of not only the movers and shakers, but also the individual women at the grass roots level, whose letters to Steinem indicate the ways that they responded to her as a symbol of the changes they were experiencing in their own lives. The papers reflect the diversity of the modern women's movement because of Steinem's ability to form productive alliances with women of different races and classes. Documents her friendships and political work with pioneering African-American feminists such as Shirley Chisholm, Florynce Kennedy and Dorothy Pitman Hughes; lesbian authors and activists Andrea Dworkin and Kate Millett; and labor organizers such as the United ... Read More
The Organization of Town Independent Students (OTIS) records document its activities to promote community safety, alcohol safety, and other matters of concern to students living off-campus at Pennsylvania State University. The collection contains meeting minutes, a landlord/tenant handbook, and correspondence