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Image of Marjorie Shelden Oral History - 1991-05-001.016

Marjorie Shelden Oral History - 1991-05-001.016

An oral history from Marjorie "Marge" Shelden, who served as village treasurer in Mulliken, Michigan, in the 1950s and 1960s, served as office manager at the Lansing Chamber of Commerce, and was involved in the creation of the women's Athena Awards program. She was interviewed by Joyce Moffett at the Lansing Civic Center on Washtenaw Street, on May 8, 1990. A transcript for this recording has not been completed.

Image of Donna Werback Oral History, Part One - 1991-05-001.018

Donna Werback Oral History, Part One - 1991-05-001.018

The first of two oral history interviews with Donna Werback, which focuses on her involvement with Moral Re-armament (MRA) on Mackinac Island. She was interviewed by Geneva Kebler Wiskemann at her sister's home in East Lansing on July 17, 1990. A transcript for this recording is linked with the audio file below.

Image of Donna Werback Oral History, Part Two - 1991-05-001.019

Donna Werback Oral History, Part Two - 1991-05-001.019

The second of two oral history interviews with Donna Werback, which focuses on her career in Michigan state government, the U.S. Military, work in the private sector, and her thoughts about Lansing. She was interviewed by Geneva Kebler Wiskemann at her sister's home in East Lansing on August 14, 1990. A transcript for this recording is linked with the audio file below.

Image of Geneva Kebler Wiskemann Oral History - 1991-05-001.020

Geneva Kebler Wiskemann Oral History - 1991-05-001.020

An oral history of Geneva Kebler Wiskemann, concerning her career at the Archives of Michigan, the fire at the State Office Building in 1951, and her personal memories and experiences from life in Lansing. She was interviewed by Joyce Moffatt at the Lansing Civic Center in March of 1990. One document in the records for the Voices of Lansing project notes that the interview on March 6, 1990, was a "false start." Both this and a second interview done on March 11, 1990, are linked below, along with a single transcript that was in the file.

Image of Lansing Rebekahs of I. O. O. F. - 1996-01-001.011.014

Lansing Rebekahs of I. O. O. F. - 1996-01-001.011.014

A group portrait of the Lansing Rebekahs, the women's auxiliary of the Independent Order of Odd Fellows (I. O. O. F.). The women are identified on the reverse.

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Lansing YWCA Series 6: Diana awards - 2008-07-001.006

This series includes award nominations, biographical information, publicity, and event information.

Image of Mead Sisiters on Sidewalk - 2010-06-001.008.002

Mead Sisiters on Sidewalk - 2010-06-001.008.002

Helen Mead and Mildred Mead posing together on the sidewalk. Developed in Kansas City, Mo.

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Lansing YWCA - 2008-07-001

This collection consists of materials that reflect the history, organization, and operations of the Lansing Young Women's Christian Association (YWCA). The Lansing chapter began in 1889. Over the years, the organization grew and operated in several buildings. At one time, the YWCA included rooms to rent and a lunch room that was open to the public. The Diana awards were given annually from 1977 to 2003 to women who were leaders in the community. The collection includes minutes and reports of the board of directors as well as various committees; information on specific programs such as the Diana award, along with photographs and biographies; the YWCA centennial in 1989; and scrapbooks and c

Image of Young Mildred by a Fence - 2010-06-001.008.004

Young Mildred by a Fence - 2010-06-001.008.004

Mildred as a young woman standing on the sidewalk by a fence.

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Lansing YWCA Series 7: YWCA histories - 2008-07-001.007

This series includes both Lansing and national YWCA histories, information on the national YWCA Centennial in 1955 and the Lansing YWCA Centennial in 1989, and information about the YWCA time capsule and cornerstone.

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Lansing YWCA Series 8: Letters, bulletins, guest book, slide show script, postcard book - 2008-07-001.008

This series includes correspondence, a 1989 YWCA cookbook, a postcard scrapbook from Norway, and Diana award dinner programs among other materials.