Nebraska Press Women [RG5840.AM]

HISTORY NEBRASKA MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID

RG5840.AM:  Nebraska Press Women

Records:  ca. 1946-2012
Nebraska: Professional association for women journalists
Size:  6.0 cu.ft.; 3 boxes & 22 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 twenty-two oversized scrapbooks.  The collection is unprocessed, but a basic inventory is available.

INVENTORY

Box 1
Folder

  1. NPW Newsletters 2007-2012
  2. Marianne Beel Tribute
  3. NPW Newsletters 2000-2008
  4. NPW Newsletters 1990-1999
  5. NPW Newsletters 1980-1986
  6. NPW Newsletters 1987-1989
  7. Nominating Committee
  8. Bylaws - Old Version
  9. Treasurer’s Reports 2000-2005
  10. Meeting Agenda and Minutes 2000-2005
  11. Meeting Agenda and Minutes 1990-1999
  12. Annual Reports
  13. Expense Forms
  14. Officer and Board Members
  15. President
  16. Treasurer’s Reports 1990-1999
  17. Renewal
  18. Financial Statements
  19. Historian
  20. Membership
  21. Legislative/First Amendment
  22. Publicity
  23. High School Contest
  24. Scholarship
  25. Membership
  26. Membership Brochures
  27. Recruitment Idea and Programs
  28. Member Surveys
  29. Conventions
  30. Communicator of Achievement
  31. High School Contest
  32. Scholarship
  33. Conventions
  34. Growthnet
  35. Newsletter 1990-1995
  36. Newsletter 1996-2000
  37. Newsletter 1985-1989
  38. History Books
  39. NFPW Agendas
  40. Leadership

Box 2
Folder

  1. Communications
  2. National Directories
  3. National Conventions
  4. Info from other state affiliates
  5. Stationary
  6. Former members A-D
  7. Former members E-J
  8. Former members K-M
  9. Former member N-R
  10. Former member S-Z
  11. Meetings 1994-1999
  12. Meetings 1983-1989
  13. Meetings 1990-1993
  14. Insurance and Bonding
  15. Parliamentarian
  16. Secretary
  17. Contest
  18. Treasurer
  19. Member services
  20. Vice President
  21. 2006 Contest
  22. 2007 Contest
  23. 2008 Contest
  24. 2004-2009 Contest
  25. 2004
  26. 1970-1979 Contest
  27. 1980-1989 Contest Part 1
  28. 1980-1989 Contest Part 2
  29. 1990-1999 Contest
  30. 2000-2009 Contest
  31. Miscellaneous Contests
  32. Miscellaneous Contests
  33. Financial Records 1964-66
  34. Bylaws - NPW
  35. Conventions
  36. NPW Minutes (includes photos)
  37. Membership lists
  38. Treasurer’s notebook 1950-1956
  39. Financial Reports 1964-1976
  40. Treasurer Reports 1996-1999

Box 3
Folder

  1. Treasurer Reports 2000-2007
  2. Membership Reports 1996-2007
  3. Membership File A-F
  4. Membership File G-L
  5. Membership File M-R
  6. Membership File S-Z

Volumes

  1. 1946-1955
  2. 1956-1965
  3. 1965-1972
  4. 1973-1977
  5. 1978-1981
  6. 1982-1984
  7. 1985-1986
  8. 1986-1988
  9. 1989-1990
  10. 1991-1992
  11. 1993
  12. 1994-1995
  13. 1996
  14. 1996-1997
  15. 1998
  16. 1999
  17. 2000
  18. 2001
  19. 2002
  20. 2003
  21. 2004
  22. 2005

 

Subject headings:

Journalism -- Nebraska
Nebraska Press Association
Women journalists -- Nebraska

 

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