About: Women in the Archives

This exhibit explores materials held by UNT Special Collections focusing on the lives, accomplishments, and work of notable women who were prominent in their chosen fields and offered new ideas and talents to the world.


Object photography by Megan Gellner.

Scanning by Ana Niño and Adriance Rhoades.

Graphic design by Kristina Armitage.

A special thanks goes out to the wonderful people at the Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America, for helping to research the history of the Association for the Study of Abortion (ASA).

Display Information

This exhibit ran from
Monday, February 04, 2019 to Friday, May 31, 2019

Organizational Credits


  • Jaimi Parker

Last updated date

February 15, 2019


Canby, Louise P, and Sarah C. Jackson. Oral History Interview with Louise Pearsall Canby. 1997.

Hall, Robert E. Abortion in a Changing World. , 1970.

Ruth Proskauer Smith Papers, 1959-1975. Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute, Harvard University, Cambridge, Mass.

Whyte, Edna G, and Floyd Jenkins. Oral History Interview with Edna Gardner Whyte. 1979.