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Guide to the Ruth W. Morgan collection of Oxford N.C. Women's Conference records, 1999-2004

Summary

Ruth "Peach Pie" Webb Morgan is an African American native of Granville County, North Carolina. The collection contains material collected by Morgan from the church-related "Women's Conference" held at the Oxford Public Works Complex in Oxford, North Carolina in 1999, 2001, 2002, and 2004. Items include handouts, photographs, meeting agendas, and notebooks. The materials offer insights into the status and relationships of African American women in North Carolina, and their church-related affiliations and activities. Acquired as part of the Sallie Bingham Center for Women's History and Culture.

Collection Details

Collection Number
RL.00914
Title
Ruth W. Morgan collection of Oxford N.C. Women's Conference records
Date
1999-2004
Creator
Morgan, Ruth W. (Ruth Webb)
Extent
0.6 Linear Feet, 126 Items
Repository
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
Language
Material in English

Collection Overview

The collection contains material collected by Ruth Webb Morgan from the church-related "Women's Conference" held at the Oxford Public Works Complex in Oxford, North Carolina in 1999, 2001, 2002, and 2004. Items include handouts, photographs, meeting agendas, and notebooks. The materials offer insights into the status and relationships of African American women in North Carolina, and their church-related affiliations and activities.

The cookbooks originally in this collection have been cataloged separately for the Rubenstein Library collections. They may be located by performing a title search for the following items: FAVORITE RECIPES, FAVORITE RECIPES FROM THE FARMERS' ALMANAC, COUNTRY COOKIN' RECIPES, THE SENSATIONAL NIGHTINGALES COOKBOOK, ROYAL QUEEN COOKWARE TREASURY OF COOKING.

Acquired as part of the Sallie Bingham Center for Women's History and Culture.

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How to Cite

[Identification of item], Ruth W. Morgan Collection of Oxford N.C. Women's Conference Meeting Records, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.

Contents of the Collection

Women's Conference, Oxford, North Carolina, 1999, notebook and printed materials
Box 1
Women's Conference, Oxford, North Carolina, 1999, color photographs
Box 1
Women's Conference, Oxford, North Carolina, 2001, notebook and printed materials
Box 1
Women's Conference, Oxford, North Carolina, 2002, meeting agenda and photographs
Box 1
Women's Conference, Oxford, North Carolina, September 18, 2004, meeting handouts
Box 1
Women's Conference, Oxford, North Carolina, 2004, photographs
Box 1
 


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Provenance

The Ruth W. Morgan collection of Oxford N.C. Women's Conference meeting records was received by the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library as a gifts from 1999 to 2004.

Processing Information

Processed by Rubenstein Library staff.

Encoded by Paula Jeannet, Jen Snow, and Carrie Mills, June 2014

Accession(s) described in this finding aid: 1999-0382, 2001-0171, 2001-0201, 2002-0263, and 2004-0322