Special Collections is open by appointment. Please see current options:
Elise "Eliza" Isely, Devoted correspondent (and wife) of US Civil War soldier who settles in Wichita and whose children helped start Fairmount College
Edwana Denning Collins, Wichita Board of Education member and president during turbulent 1960s and 1970s
Frances, Helen, & Fanny Garrison, Mother, wife and daughter of abolitionist William Lloyd Garrison
Olive Ann Beech, Head of Beech Aircraft Company whose personality and business philosophy comes through in Beech Log entries (SC 4876).
Linville Papers, Depression-era Farm Account Books of Mrs. Linville from western Kansas
Louise Brooks, Diaries (in Box 1) and more of silent movie star who grew up in Wichita
Women in Engineering, Oral histories and transcripts of academic and professional experiences and challenges of women engineers in the aerospace industry during the late 20th century
Wichita African American Business History Project, Oral histories of entrepreneurs; several are women
Click here to view other collections related to women in the Manuscript Subject Index.