Miscellaneous Organizations Collection. Sophia Smith Collection

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Miscellaneous Organizations Collection. Sophia Smith Collection

Description

This collection contains small amounts of primarily printed materials on women's professional, social, political, charitable, and patriotic organizations. Also included are women's rights groups and organizations for consumer advocacy, ethnic and racial equality, community service, civic improvement, social welfare, labor advocacy, war relief, and animal rights. National and local organizations in the U.S. are represented, as well as other countries, especially Canada, England, Germany, India, Japan, and South Africa. Types of materials include articles, pamphlets, periodicals, newsletters, reports, minutes, conference proceedings, brochures, newspaper clippings, histories, memorabilia, and books, plus small amounts of original correspondence, writings, and photographs. View finding aid


Contributor

Sophia Smith Collection (Smith College)

Items in the Miscellaneous Organizations Collection. Sophia Smith Collection Collection

A member of Alpha Kappa Alpha's volunteer medical team  immunizes children against diphtheria during the sorority’s summer health clinic in the Mississippi Delta, 1938
Photo from The 1938 Mississippi Health Project." 4th Annual Report of the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, December 1938.

Mothers and children waiting to be treated at the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority traveling health clinic, Mississippi, 1938.
Photo from The 1938 Mississippi Health Project." 4th Annual Report of the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, December 1938. Shows group of mothers and children standing outside"

Dorothy Boulding Ferebee giving blood test to a woman at the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority traveling health clinic, Mississippi, 1938.
Photo from The 1938 Mississippi Health Project." 4th Annual Report of the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, December 1938. Shows Ferebee drawing blood from young woman."