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Backes, Ruth, 1918-2009
Consultant; Professor; Psychologist
Papers: 3.25 linear ft., 1964-2007 (ongoing)
(Collection is closed - Contact us for more information.)
Bacon, Josephine Dodge Daskam, 1876-1961
Author
Papers: 1 linear ft., 1904-1934
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Bailie, Helen Tufts, 1874-1962
Social reformer; Radical
Papers: 3 linear ft., 1864-1959
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Baldwin, Sidney, 1885-1978
Journalist; Author; Radio broadcaster; Theater critic; Columnist
Papers: .25 linear ft., 1912-1954
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Bandler, Louise Silbert, 1909-
Psychiatric social worker; Professor, social work
Papers: 21 linear ft., 1929-1991
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Bannon, Charlotte, 1874-1961
Red Cross relief worker, World War I
Papers: .25 linear ft., 1895-1961 (bulk dates 1918-1921)
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Barnes, Mary Sheldon, 1850-1898
Professor; Historian
Papers: 8 linear ft., 1857-1948 (bulk dates 1880-1898)
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Barnhouse, Ruth Tiffany, 1923-1999
Psychiatrist; Clergymember, Episcopal; Author
Papers: 40.75 linear ft., 1915-1999 (bulk dates 1950-1996)
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Barton, Clara, 1821-1912
Founder & President, American National Red Cross; Nurse
Papers: 4 linear ft., 1822-1982 (bulk dates 1860-1912)
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Bascom, Florence, 1862-1945
Geologist; Professor
Papers: 7 linear ft., 1868-1982
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Basten, Mary Isabel Ellis, 1886-1975
Teacher; Homemaker
Papers: 8 linear ft., 1837-2004
(Note: This collection has not been fully processed and may be difficult to use. Collection is stored offsite; researchers must give 48 hours advance notice.)
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Bastien, Alison King Parra, 1959-
Midwife
Papers: 1.25 linear ft., 1981-2007 (ongoing)
(Collection is closed - Contact us for more information.)
Bauman, Batya, 1929-
Ecofeminist animal advocate and activist; Lesbian feminist activist; Jewish feminist activist; Writer; Editor.
Papers: 5.75 linear ft., 1947-2005
(Partially restricted access - Contact us for more information. This collection has not been fully processed and therefore may be difficult to use.)
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Baxter, Annette Kar, 1926-1983
Professor, American Studies and Women's Studies
Papers: 30 linear ft., 1905-1984
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Read more about Annette Baxter in our newsletter.
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Beach, Diana Lee, 1946-
Minister, Episcopalian; Psychologist
Records: 3.5 linear ft., 1972-1985
(Note: this collection has not been fully processed and therefore may be difficult to use. Collection is stored offsite; researchers must give 48 hours advance notice.)
Beard, Mary Ritter, 1876-1958
Historian; Archivist; Women's rights activist
Papers: 2.25 linear ft., 1915-1958
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See also Revealing Women's Life Stories: Papers from the 50th Anniversary Celebration of the Sophia Smith Collection.
 
Bechdel, Alison, 1960-
Artist; Lesbian cartoonist
Papers: 21.25 linear ft., 1984-2003
(Note: This collection has not been fully processed and therefore may be difficult to use. Partially restricted access - Contact us for more information.)
See also “Dykes To Watch Out For” Web site
Beck, Patricia, 1924-1978
Author; Poet
Papers: 9.75 linear ft., 1936-1986 (bulk dates 1940-78)
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Beggs, Vera Wadsworth, ?-1968
Pacifist; Suffragist; Civic leader; International relations specialist
Papers: 1 linear ft., 1932-1969
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Bell, Elizabeth Heard, 1908-1998
Antinuclear activist; Environmentalist; Librarian
Papers: 10 linear ft., 1955-1998
(Collection is closed - Contact us for more information.)
Bell, Kathleen, 1922-2007
Foreign relations specialist; Trustee
Papers: 8 linear ft., 1938-1991
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Bemis, Frances, 1898-1974
Public relations specialist; Radio producer; Fashion Director
Papers: 7 linear ft., 1921-1974
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Bender, Marylin, 1924-
Journalist; Editor
Papers: 8.5 linear ft., 1942-1992
(Note: this collection has not been fully processed and therefore may be difficult to use.)
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Berman, Ruthie and Connie Kurtz
Lesbian activists; Teacher, Health and Physical Education; Professor; Counselors
Papers: 19.5 linear ft., 1956-2006
(Partially restricted access - Contact us for more information. This collection has not been fully processed and therefore may be difficult to use.)
See also Ruthie and Connie's Web site
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Betsko-Koenig Women Playwrights Collection
Playwrights
Papers: 8 linear ft., 1955-1990
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Billings, Florence, 1879-1959
World War I Red Cross relief worker; Near East Relief worker, Turkey
Papers: 1 linear ft., 1919-1928
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Biren, Joan E.
Filmmaker; Photographer; Lesbian activist
Papers,1944-
(Portions of collection are unprocessed and may be difficult to use. Access to audiovisual materials may first require production of research copies)
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See also Voices of Feminism Oral History Project
and view slideshow: "Look To the Women for Courage: Stories From the Seneca Encampment for Peace and Justice"
Women's fantasy environment drawing
Women's fantasy environment drawing, circa 1976 (Noel Phyllis Birkby Papers)
Birkby, (Noel) Phyllis, 1932-1994
Architect; Film maker; Lesbian activist; Feminist; Founder, Women's School of Planning and Architecture; Professor
Papers: 50 linear ft., 1932-1994 (bulk dates 1960-94)
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Blake family
Papers: .25 linear ft., 1872-1958
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Lillie Devereaux Blake, 1833-1913
Suffragist; writer; and president of New York City Woman's Suffrage League
Katherine Devereaux Blake, 1858-1950
Pacifist; suffragist; teacher
Bloor, Ella Reeve, 1862-1951
Labor organizer; Radical; Socialist; Communist
Papers: 5 linear ft., 1890-1979 (bulk dates 1910-1940)
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Bodman family
Papers: 24 linear ft., 1687-1980 (bulk dates 1840-1920)
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Joseph Bodman, 1653-1711
Soldier; Farmer
Ida Berdan Bodman, 1855-1937
Genealogist
Herbert Luther Bodman, 1880-1958
World War I soldier; Financier
Theodora Dunham Bodman, 1895-1983
World War I relief worker
Edward Cushman Bodman
Banker
See also Across the Generations (an online exhibit featuring the Bodman Family Papers)
Boughton, Florence Ada Cross, 1885-1982
Pianist; Musician
Papers: 6.5 linear ft., 1883-1982 (bulk dates 1900-1920)
(Note: this collection has not been fully processed and therefore may be difficult to use.)
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Boyd, Kate Hillis, 1885-1976
YWCA volunteer, World War I; Administrator; YWCA executive, official; YWCA overseas secretary
Papers: .25 linear ft., 1915-1934 (bulk dates 1918-22)
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Boynton, Carolyn Adelia, 1877-1960
YWCA worker
Papers: .25 linear ft., 1918-1936
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Bradley, Gladys M., 1897-1983
United Nations representative; Teacher
Papers: .25 linear ft., 1957-1981
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Bragdon, Helen C., 1911-1998
Actor; Playwright; Women's Army Corps, World War II
Papers: 1.25 linear ft., 1937-1993
(Note: this collection has not been fully processed and therefore may be difficult to use.)
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Brand, Katharine Edith, 1900-1988
Researcher; Editorial assistant; Archivist
Papers: 5.5 linear ft., 1881-1988 (bulk dates 1965-80)
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Brewer, Vivion Lenon, 1900-1991
Co-founder, Women's Emergency Committee to Open Our Schools; Volunteer; Banker; Lawyer
Papers: 3.5 linear ft., 1947-1991
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Brewster family
Papers: 4.5 linear ft., 1882-1967
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Mary Kate Brewster, 1871-1957
Traveler; Writer
Anna Gertrude Brewster, 1869-1967
English teacher; Librarian
Brier, Dorothy (dates unknown)
Social worker; Social work administrator
Papers: .5 linear ft., 1965-1991
(Note: this collection has not been fully processed and therefore may be difficult to use.)
Briggs, Lucy Barnard, circa 1903-2001
Volunteer, Korean War Widows Committee
Papers: .25 linear ft., 1955-1955
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Brown Family
Papers: .25 linear ft., 1917-1992
Kate Brown Greene
Private secretary; Traveler
William T. Brown
Banker
Brown, Helen Gurley, 1922-
Editor; Advertising copywriter; Journalist; Author; Secretary
Papers: 28.25 linear ft., 1938-2008 (ongoing)
(Partially restricted access - Contact us for more information.)
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Brush, Dorothy Hamilton, 1894-1968
Birth control advocate; Women's rights advocate; Author; Traveler
Papers: 5 linear ft., 1946-1968
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Bryant, Louise Stevens, 1885-1956
Public health specialist; Editor; Publicist
Papers: 7 linear ft., 1885-1956
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Buhle, Mary Jo, 1943-
Historian; Professor
Papers: 2.5 linear ft., 1971-2008
(Collection is closed - Contact us for more information.)
Bulkley-Shelland family
Papers: 1.75 linear ft., 1864-1940
(Note: this collection has not been fully processed and therefore may be difficult to use.)
Julia Bulkley Shelland
Teacher; Clergy member; Dean of Women, University of Chicago; Professor; Traveler
Annie Trickey Shelland
Clergy spouse
Bunce, Elizabeth Thompson, 1915-
Marine geophysicist
Papers: .5 linear ft., 1936-1986 (bulk dates 1962-1980)
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Burr, Jane, 1882-1958
Journalist; Poet; Playwright
Papers: .5 linear ft., 1910-1958
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Bush-Brown family
Papers: 6.5 linear ft., 1835-1969
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    Henry Kirke Brown, 1814-1886
    Sculptor
    Henry Kirke Bush-Brown, 1857-1935
    Sculptor<
    Margaret Lesley Bush-Brown, 1857-1944
    Painter
    Harold Bush-Brown, 1888-?
    Architecture professor
    James Bush-Brown, 1892-?
    Landscape architect
    Lydia Bush-Brown Head, 1887-?
    Artist; Designer
    J. Peter Lesley, 1819-1903
    Geologist
  • Butler, Jessie Haver, 1886-1985
    Teacher, public speaking; Lobbyist; Suffragist
    Papers: 1 linear ft., 1920-1978
    (Note: this collection has not been fully processed and therefore may be difficult to use.)
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