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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: Here are entered works on the human female. Works on female organisms in general are entered under Females.

Found in 22 Collections and/or Records:

’93 Club Records

Identifier: R-0006
Scope and Contents The ’93 Club Records consist of organizational records including constitution and bylaws, reports, inventories, President’s Books, Secretary’s Books, minutes, Treasurer’s Books, and yearbooks, and scrapbooks. The records date from 1894-2015, with the bulk of the records dating from 1995-2008. The records are arranged into three series and measure 7.58 linear feet (18 boxes).Organization Records, 1898-2015 consists of an Archives Committee Report, historical club documents,...
Dates: 1894 - 2015

1907 Study Club Records

Identifier: R-0003
Scope and Contents

This collection contains meeting minutes, newspaper clippings, and a history of the club.

Dates: 1945 - 1971

American Red Cross, Fort Worth Chapter

Identifier: R-0085
Scope and Contents

The American Red Cross Records consist of documents, photographs, slides, and negatives, publications, newspaper clippings, textiles, and realia. The materials date from 1916-2010, with the bulk of the materials dating from 1940s-1980s.

Dates: 1916 - 2010; Majority of material found within 1940s-1980s

Ann Marek Papers

Identifier: W-0038
Scope and Description

The Ann Marek Collection consists of 9 boxes or 3 linear feet of materials. The collection includes biographical materials, photographs, scrapbooks, newspaper clippings, and awards. Comprehensive dates for the collection are 1969-2001.

Dates: 1969 - 2001

Anna Mowery Collection

Identifier: W-0044
Scope and Contents

The Anna Mowery Collection consists of three boxes comprising 1 linear foot with inclusive dates of 1992-2008. The collection consists of materials collected by Anna Mowery from her office and of Fort Worth women’s political careers. Included in the collection are photographs, books, certificates, a congressional act and a scrapbook.

Dates: 1992 - 2008

Athenaeum Club Scrapbook

Identifier: C-0063
Scope and Contents

The scrapbook consists of clippings, yearbooks, letters, programs and photographs.

Dates: 1924 - 1968

Bertha A. Reames Papers

Identifier: W-0054
Scope and Contents

The collection consists primarily of photo albums of a travels to various annual meetings of the Grand Council of the Ladies' Oriental Shrine of North America. The photo albums are arranged by approximate date.

Dates: 1949 - 1994

Betty Randels Papers

Identifier: W-0053
Scope and Description

The Randels Papers consists of 7 boxes or 2.75 linear feet of materials. The collection includes biographical materials, photographs, scrapbooks, and awards. When possible the collection was left in the original order received and using any established folder titles or scrapbook notations. Comprehensive dates for the collection are 1916-2010 with the bulk of the materials 1939-1990.

Dates: 1916 - 2010

The Bohemian

Identifier: C-0066
Scope and Contents

The library has all five volumes of The Bohemian and a souvenir edition. The Bohemian is also available on microfiche and the Fort Worth Library Digital Archives Collection.

Dates: 1899 - 1904

Carlin Art Galleries Records

Identifier: W-0013
Scope and Contents This collection consists of materials dealing with the Carlin Art Galleries from its beginnings in 1959 to its closing in 1990. Her shop was one of the first private galleries in Texas dedicated to art, predating both the Kimbell and the Amon Carter Museums. Mrs. Carlin was especially interested in artists from Fort Worth and the Southwest, but these papers also contain a large amount of material related to the larger art world. She was a pioneer in the presentation of Eskimo art and was one...
Dates: 1959 - 1987

Colonial Dames XVII Century, Governor Thomas Hinckley Chapter Records

Identifier: W-0018
Scope and Contents

The collection, which dates from 1967-1995, contains six scrapbooks documenting the activities of the Governor Thomas Hinckley Chapter of the National Society Colonial Dames XVII Century and measures 3.30 linear feet.

Dates: 1967 - 1995

Delsa Perez Papers

Identifier: W-0051
Scope and Contents

The original collection consists of primarily Hispanic related magazines collected by Delsa Perez. A subsequent donation consists of materials used by Delsa Perez in her professional and volunteer activities. The extent of the collection is 6 boxes (3 linear feet).

Dates: 1977 - 1993

Fort Worth Commission on Women Records

Identifier: W-0075
Scope and Contents The collection consists of records created as a result of the regular activities of the Commission as they conducted meetings, and fulfilled their mandate to plan and carry out activities to defend and advance the status of women in Fort Worth, in alliance with the Mayor and City Council. The Commission followed the fiscal year schedule of the City, and thus each year of activities began in October and ended in September. The records span from 1984 until the dissolution in 2015, with a...
Dates: 1984 - 2014

Gina Puente-Brancato Family Papers

Identifier: W-0052
Scope and Description

The collection consists of materials documenting the entrepreneurial endeavors of the Puente-Brancato family in the wine industry 1994-2008. Included in the collection are newspaper clippings; journal articles; press releases; journals; and newsletters.

Dates: 1994 - 2008

Hispanic Women’s Network of Texas – Fort Worth Chapter

Identifier: W-0026
Scope and Description The Hispanic Women’s Network Collection consists of 20 boxes or 6.5 linear feet of materials. The collection includes organizational proceedings, photographs, scrapbooks, newspaper clippings, and awards. When possible materials were left in the order received to preserve the provenance of the collection. The collection is arranged in five series: Organizational Proceedings; Photographs; Scrapbooks; Awards/Plaques; and Oversize. The materials within each series are in order chronologically by...
Dates: 1988 - 2007

Ida Turner Manuscript Collection

Identifier: W-0062
Scope and Contents The collection consists of the memoir of Ida Turner, other narratives, correspondence, newspaper clippings, and a scrapbook. The correspondence consists of letters by Ruth A. Dishrow and her attempts to get the manuscript published. Digital objects include an Invitation to Opening Exercises of the Woman’s Building of the Columbian Exposition in Chicago, The World’s Columbian Exposition, Chicago Employee Passbook, and a portrait photograph of Ida L. Turner. Contents of folders 11-19, Box 2,...
Dates: 1876 - 1991

Jeannie Yarbrough Papers

Identifier: W-0069
Scope and Contents The Yarbrough Collection consists of Jeannie Yarbrough’s collected memorabilia including cards and letters (including many to extended family), photographs, pins, patches, leases and property tax receipts, certificates and documents relating to the life of James Thomas Archer III, news clippings, a hospital identification bracelet, and an audio tape of J. Edgar Hoover.Series I, Photographs, 1932-1981, contains numerous photographs in black and white and color, ranging in size...
Dates: 1932 - 2000

Lyons Photograph Collection

Identifier: W-0037
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of two boxes of autograph photographs of artists. The second box consists of oversized and mounted photographs. The programs related to this collection are in a separate collection under Music Programs.

Dates: 1917 - 1950

Monday Book Club Records

Identifier: R-0037
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of two volumes of the history of the Monday Book Club.

Dates: 1896 - 1996

Nellie Day Trigg Papers

Identifier: W-0061
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of materials relating to Nillie Day Trigg of Fort Worth.

Dates: 1928 - 1954, undated

Pauline Gasca-Valenciano Papers

Identifier: W-0073
Scope and Contents The collection consists of items related to the personal life and public activism of Pauline Gasca-Valenciano. Items range in date from 1965–2018, however, the bulk is dated 2000-2018. The collection contains paper items such as newspaper clippings, political flyers, convention programs, and office/business paperwork such as agendas, membership rolls, and event applications, as well as, personal paperwork such as resumes, prayers, and poems. Two-thirds of the physical bulk of the...
Dates: 1965 - 2018; Majority of material found within 2000 - 2018

YWCA of Fort Worth Records

Identifier: W-0070
Scope and Contents The YWCA Records consist of organizational records, financial records, marketing materials, membership records, agendas, photographs, negatives, slides, scrapbooks, awards and certificates, budgets, bylaws, clippings, correspondence, manuals and handbooks, minutes, newsletters, notes, posters, and reports that document YWCA Fort Worth. The records date from 1884-2007 with the bulk of the records dating from the early 1900s to the 1970s. The records are arranged into ten series and measure...
Dates: 1884-2007 ; Majority of material found in 1900-1970