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RG5840.AM:  Nebraska Press Women



Records:  ca. 1946-2015

Nebraska: Professional association for women journalists

Size:  8.0 cu.ft.; 3 boxes & 32 scrapbooks



BACKGROUND NOTE



The Nebraska Women’s Press Club was founded on March 22, 1946, when newspaper women gathered at Omaha’s Hotel Paxton for breakfast, compliments of the Nebraska Press Association, which was not yet open to women. Charter member Anna Kuhle served as the first president.  For a more detailed and up-to-date timeline of the Nebraska Press Women, see their website at:



http://nebraskapresswomen.org/



SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE



This collection consists of the records of the Nebraska Press Women.  The collection includes correspondence, minutes of meetings, annual convention programs, newsletters, reports to the national association, etc.  Also included are thirty-two oversized scrapbooks.



INVENTORY



Box 1

Folder




    1. NPW Newsletters 2007-2012

    1. Marianne Beel Tribute

    1. NPW Newsletters 2000-2008

    1. NPW Newsletters 1990-1999

    1. NPW Newsletters 1980-1986

    1. NPW Newsletters 1987-1989

    1. Nominating Committee

    1. Bylaws – Old Version

    1. Treasurer’s Reports 2000-2005

    1. Meeting Agenda and Minutes 2000-2005

    1. Meeting Agenda and Minutes 1990-1999

    1. Annual Reports

    1. Expense Forms

    1. Officer and Board Members

    1. President

    1. Treasurer’s Reports 1990-1999

    1. Renewal

    1. Financial Statements

    1. Historian

    1. Membership

    1. Legislative/First Amendment

    1. Publicity

    1. High School Contest

    1. Scholarship

    1. Membership

    1. Membership Brochures

    1. Recruitment Idea and Programs

    1. Member Surveys

    1. Conventions

    1. Communicator of Achievement

    1. High School Contest

    1. Scholarship

    1. Conventions

    1. Growthnet

    1. Newsletter 1990-1995

    1. Newsletter 1996-2000

    1. Newsletter 1985-1989

    1. History Books

    1. NFPW Agendas

    1. Leadership



Box 2

Folder




    1. Communications

    1. National Directories

    1. National Conventions

    1. Info from other state affiliates

    1. Stationary

    1. Former members A-D

    1. Former members E-J

    1. Former members K-M

    1. Former member N-R

    1. Former member S-Z

    1. Meetings 1994-1999

    1. Meetings 1983-1989

    1. Meetings 1990-1993

    1. Insurance and Bonding

    1. Parliamentarian

    1. Secretary

    1. Contest

    1. Treasurer

    1. Member services

    1. Vice President

    1. 2006 Contest

    1. 2007 Contest

    1. 2008 Contest

    1. 2004-2009 Contest

    1. 2004

    1. 1970-1979 Contest

    1. 1980-1989 Contest Part 1

    1. 1980-1989 Contest Part 2

    1. 1990-1999 Contest

    1. 2000-2009 Contest

    1. Miscellaneous Contests

    1. Miscellaneous Contests

    1. Financial Records 1964-66

    1. Bylaws – NPW

    1. Conventions

    1. NPW Minutes (includes photos)

    1. Membership lists

    1. Treasurer’s notebook 1950-1956

    1. Financial Reports 1964-1976

    1. Treasurer Reports 1996-1999



Box 3

Folder




    1. Treasurer Reports 2000-2007

    1. Membership Reports 1996-2007

    1. Membership File A-F

    1. Membership File G-L

    1. Membership File M-R

    1. Membership File S-Z



Volumes




    1. 1946-1955

    1. 1956-1965

    1. 1965-1972

    1. 1973-1977

    1. 1978-1981

    1. 1982-1984

    1. 1985-1986

    1. 1986-1988

    1. 1989-1990

    1. 1991-1992

    1. 1993

    1. 1994-1995

    1. 1996

    1. 1996-1997

    1. 1998

    1. 1999

    1. 2000

    1. 2001

    1. 2002

    1. 2003

    1. 2004

    1. 2005

    1. 2006

    1. 2007

    1. 2008

    1. 2009

    1. 2010

    1. 2011

    1. 2012

    1. 2013

    1. 2014

    1. 2015



 



Subject headings:



Journalism — Nebraska

Nebraska Press Association

Women journalists — Nebraska



 



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