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UNO Women's Club Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UNO-0003
Collection of materials created by or related to the University of Nebraska at Omaha Women's Club, from 1937 through the present. Includes meeting minutes, budget information, information on interest groups within the organization, information about scholarships offered by the organization, memorabilia from special events, press clippings, the organization's constitution and bylaws, membership information, directories, newsletters, photographs, and documents describing the organization's history.

New material added 2015-08-14: Treasurer’s records for 2013-2015, photographs, news clippings, scholarship information, event information, and historical files for 2013-2015.

New material added 2016-12-14: A copy of the UNO Women’s Club cookbook, a program from a circa 1980s event, and organizational records from 2012-2013 and 2015-2016.

New material added 2017-08-10: Financial records of the UNO Women’s Club from 2016-2017.

New material added 2017-10-28: Primarily information about UNO Women’s Club scholarships along with newsletters, programs, membership information, financial records, and other material created by the UNO Women’s Club from 1989 through 2012.

New material added 2017-12-08: Programs, newsletters, photos, and other club records from circa 1991-2016.

This collection includes material that has not yet been further arranged and described.


  • 1937-2017


Language of Materials


Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research use. Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, the Nebraska Public Records Statutes (Neb. Rev. Stat. §§ 84-712 through 84-712.09), and other relevant regulations. Confidential material may include, but is not limited to, educational, medical, and personnel records. Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which the University of Nebraska Omaha assumes no responsibility.

Conditions Governing Use

The researcher assumes full responsibility for conforming with the laws of copyright. Whenever possible, Archives & Special Collections will provide information about copyright owners and related information. Securing permission to publish or use material is the responsibility of the researcher. Note that unless specifically transferred to the University of Nebraska at Omaha, any applicable copyrights may be held by another individual or entity. Further information about copyright policy is available at


5.03 Cubic Feet (11 boxes)


Arranged by document type and date in boxes and folders. Collection includes material that has not yet been further arranged and described.

Custodial History

Material has come from several members of the Women's Club. Much of the material has come from Ann Newton, UNO Women's Club historian and wife of former UNO Arts and Sciences College Dean Jack Newton.

New material added 2015-08-14: Material was received by Ann Newton, UNO Women’s Club Historian, from various officers and members, as well as created and gathered by Newton.

New material added 2016-12-14: Transferred to University Archives by Ann Newton.

New material added 2017-08-10: Transferred to University Archives by Anne Carroll, UNO Women’s Club Treasurer for 2016-2017.

New material added 2017-10-28: Transferred to University Archives by Karen Garver, who has held various roles in the UNO Women’s Club since 1989.

New mateiral added 2017-12-08: Transferred to University Archives by Ann Newton, as part of a mixed collection along with some UNO artifacts and audiocassettes.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

University of Nebraska at Omaha Women's Club


Members of the Women's Club send new materials to the Criss Libray on an irregular schedule.

Separated Materials

Collection originally included audio cassette of KVNO radio program Tabletalk with Brian Way, broadcast June 14, 1983. That cassette has been moved to the audio collection with other episodes of Tabletalk.

Processing Information

Processed by Angela Kroeger, Archives and Special Collections Associate, in September 2013, and Cynthia Taylor, Archives Assistant, in December 2003.



UNO Women's Club Records
Description rules
Description based on DACS
Language of description
Edition statement
5th edition

Revision Statements

  • 2015-08-14: Adjusted dates, extents, scope and contents note, and custodial history to include new accession 2015-031.
  • 2016-12-21: Accession 2016-117 (0.05 cubic ft., 1 folder from Ann Newton)
  • 2017-11-29: Accessions 2017-051 (0.01 cubic ft., 1 folder from Anne Carrol) and 2017-052 (0.02 cubic ft., 1 folder from Karen Garver).
  • 2017-12-22: Accession 2017-062 (0.05 cubic ft., 1 folder from Ann Newton)

Repository Details

Part of the UNO Libraries' Archives & Special Collections Repository

Dr. C.C. and Mabel L. Criss Library
6001 Dodge St.
Omaha Nebraska 68182-0237 United States