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OH 0227 - Oral History Collection

Patty Chan oral history, conducted by Jane Wilkins in Antioch, California. Patty was a member of the Woman's Club of Antioch. She was Antioch Citizen of the Year in 2001.

OH 0246 - Oral History Collection

Rosemary McQuilliams oral history, conducted by Jeanne Bendot on 8 July 2007 in Camarillo, California. Rosemary was president of the Camarillo Women's Club, 1992-1994. Includes notes taken during the interview.

OH 0247 - Oral History Collection

Marge Borchard oral history, conducted by Jeanne Bendot on 8 July 2007 in Camarillo, California. Marge was a charter member of the Camarillo Women's Club in 1963. The Borchard family arrived in Ventura County, California, in the 1850s. Includes notes taken during the interview.

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OH 0265 - Oral History Collection

Judith Bagdasarian Dee oral history, conducted by Jan Steinleitner on 29 August 2007. Includes a four-page transcript. Judie speaks about her introduction to club life by way of the Junior clubs and friends in the Buena Park Jaycees, California in 1963. She served as safety chairman, corresponding secretary, and hospitality chair in the Woman's Junior Club. She became a member of the Placentia Roundtable Club, California, in 2005.

OH 0282 - Oral History Collection

Catherine Mervyn oral history, conducted by Wanda Costello on 12 June 2007. Catherine discusses her immigration to America from Italy as a child and her participation in World War II. She describes her membership in the Camarillo Woman's Club and Tierra Adorado District Fourteen Club in California. Includes a four-page transcript.

OH 0309 - Oral History Collection

Elsie Marie Mullin oral history, conducted by Patricia Mullin Burke on 10 June 2007 in Bonsall, California. Elsie was a charter member of the Bonsall Woman's Club, which was formed in 1981. Elsie describes various club programs and activities, including Bonsall Bargain Bonanza Days to raise money for community projects. As a registered nurse, she also was involved with projects with the American Heart Association, American Cancer Society, and Red Cross. Bonsall Woman's Club members also prepared dinners for needy children at the Casa De Ampara. Includes a seven-page transcript.

OH 0312 - Oral History Collection

Biographies from 17 members of the Woman's Club of Orange, California, submitted by Myrle Mackintosh. Includes a two-page club history. The Woman's Club of Orange was organized in 1915. The club transferred its historical records to the Orange Public Library and History Center in 2007. The club also raised funds to restore the historical fountain on the library's grounds. A primary fundraising activity is the annual flower show, which the Woman's Club of Orange has organized for over 70 years. Club member biographies are available for Lois Tidrick, Frances Phelps, Nancy Hedrick, Sherrill Cooper, Betty Escobosa, Marjorie Corso, Eleanor Douglass, Hiroko Lewless, Barbara Gray, Mitzi M

OH 0313 - Oral History Collection

Donna Mae Clark oral history, conducted by Cindy Biesemeyer on 17 February 2007. Donna became a member of the Women's Club of Hollister, Loma Prieta District, California, in 1977. She served as club president, 1989-1991, and 1994-1995. During her tenure, the club helped restore the community's historic Sullivan House and raised money for scholarships. Includes a five-page transcript.

OH 0316 - Oral History Collection

Margaret Carroll oral history, conducted by Joan Yoakum on 21 June 2007. Includes a 11-page transcript. Margaret joined the Montclair Vista Woman's Club, San Bernardino District, California, in 1964, and served as club president, 1974-1975, and district president, 1996-1998. Club projects in which she participated included the Penny Pines Plantation beautification project, Cancer Fund drive, and Drama Club. She helped organize several theatrical productions for the community over the years. She also served as Coordinator for the Montclair-Ontario Junior Women's Club, which was sponsored by the Montclair Vista Woman's Club. One of Margaret's major projects was helping to produce a video

MAG 1898.04 - Magazine Collection

General Federation Clubwoman, April 1898 Contents: The Relation of Clubs to Civic Life, Clara P. Bourland Reciprocity in Club Work, Georgia Merriman Field Work for the Public School, Cora C. Jones Inequalities of Club Life in New England, Sarah E. Temple Club Study Department, May Alden Ward General Federation State Federation News What Some Clubs Are Doing New Era Cooking Schools

MAG 1898.07 - Magazine Collection

General Federation Clubwoman, July 1898 Contents: The Woman's Club of America, Mary Frederic Sanford The Bowl of Albermarle, Hezekiah Butterworth How Shall the Busy Housekeeper Find Time for the Club? Jessie B. McKinney How Can A Busy Club Member Find Time For Her Housekeeping? Ida F.W. Delano The Fourth at Billsboro, May Ellis Nichols The Twentieth Century Club of Pittsburg, Julia Morgan Harding The Uses of Adversity, Alice M. Wood State Federation Notes New Era Cooking School

MAG 1901.06 - Magazine Collection

General Federation Clubwoman, June 1901 Contents: From Farthest North, Myra C. Ingraham Room No. 6, Ward 3, Wilbur Herschel Williams Women at the Pan-American Club Study, May Alden Ward University Extension, Viola Price Franklin National Society of New England Women Open Parliament, Emma A. Fox Current Events, F.H. Howard General Federation News State Federation News

MAG 1901.04 - Magazine Collection

General Federation Clubwoman, April 1901 Contents: Benefits of State Federation to Individual Clubs, Martha Wentworth Hopper A True Club Story, Mrs. James Humphrey Sun and Shadow. Verses, Clara S. Carter What Should Our Girls Study? Julia Ward Howe Glimpses of Club Womwn, Christina Howells Charles National Society of New England Women The Open Arena. What Are We Discussing? Lydia Phillips Williams United States Daughters of 1812 Current Events, Frances H. Howard Open Parliament, Emma A. Fox Club Study, The United States. May Alden Ward General Federation News State Federation News

MAG 1901.03 - Magazine Collection

General Federation Clubwoman, March 1901 Contents: The Mellowing of Occasion, H.M.W. The Co-operative System vs. The Competitive System, Ellis Meredith Art or a Friend, Nora Elizabeth Barnhart The Inevitable, Margaret Drysdale Johnson The Open Arena, The Position of Massachusetts, Helen A. Whittier A Word from Georgia, Mrs. J. Lindsay Johnson Open Parliament, Emma A. Fox University Extension, Viola Price Franklin United States Daughters of 1812 Current Events, Frances H. Howard The Standpoint, Verses, Julia Harris May General Federation News State Federation News

MAG 1899.06 - Magazine Collection

General Federation Clubwoman, June 1899 Contents: Club Reflections. Julia Arnold Kempshall The First Club Women, Hezekiah Butterworth The Old Man and the New Woman Story, Hattie M. Dutro When the Laylock Blows, Ella C. Gay Relation of Cruelty to Dress, Mary F. Lowell Mrs. Brown's Soliloquy, M. Wentworth Hopper A California Madonna, Kate Tannett Woods The Working Few, Charlotte Perkins Stetson The President's Corner. Shall We Change Our Basis of Representation? Harriette R. Shattuck Club Study, A Group of Modern Novelists May Alden Ward University Extension, Viola Price Franklin General Federation Matters

MAG 1899.12 - Magazine Collection

General Federation Clubwoman, December 1899 Christmas Issue, cover is printed on red paper. Contents: Public Speaking for Women, Ruth Kimball Gardiner Clara's Cosy Club, Helen Ray Kent The Seeker, After Kipling Parliament of the Salon, Kate M. Cone Parliamentary Usage, XI, Emma A. Fox Some Old Friends, A Lay Sister Books General Federation News

MAG 1900.03 - Magazine Collection

General Federation Clubwoman, March 1900 Contents: Arbor Day, Cora C. Jones The Sunny Side, Verses, Julia Harris May The Lady Potter of Corcellettes, Baroness Von Bulow A Retrospect, Elizabeth Ballard Thompson Parliamentary Usage, Emma A. Fox University Extension, Ella Hoes Neville Club Study, May Alden Ward About Music, S.C. Vary United States Daughters of 1812 The American Woman's Club of Berlin, Mrs. Waterman Stone The Bird Lovers, Mrs. Julius L. Brown

MAG 1900.08 - Magazine Collection

General Federation Clubwoman, August 1900 Contents: Adam and Eve, Robert J. Burdette Heights, Verses, Zona Gale Milwaukee Jingles Federation Notes Lydia Avery Coonley Ward The Lake Placid Conference, Ellen H. Richards Open Parliament, Emma A. Fox Music, S.C. Very United States Daughters of 1812 Paris Letter, Jennie June Croly General Federation News

MAG 1902.04 - Magazine Collection

General Federation Clubwoman, April 1902 Contents: General Federation News Official Statement from the Executive Board of the Massachusettes Federation The Substitute and Georgia's Individual Note Open Letter From Milwaukee Social Culture Club Report of California Convention

MAG 1901.02 - Magazine Collection

General Federation Clubwoman, February 1901 Contents: Training for Social Service, Samuel McCune Lindsay, Ph.D The Standpoint, Verses, Juilla Harris May Mrs. Elwells' Paper, J.L. Harbour The Responsibility of the Privileged Few to the Community Life, Isabella Laning Candee A Valentine: To Alison, Frances H. Howard National Society of New England Women United States Daughters of 1812