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Discover forgotten narratives of women through their letters and photographs archived in the Special Collections and University Archives.
Coretta Scott King was the first recipient of the Woman of Achievement Award established by TWU president Shirley Chater. King visited TWU on April 14, 1998 and among the special guests for her visit was a group of young students from public schools in the area. Some of the young students gave verbal tributes to Mrs. King and her late husband.
Discover TWU’s best kept secret. Home to the largest depository of research material about women in the Southern United States, find out why our Woman’s Collection is a premiere destination for women's history researchers, writers, filmmakers and journalists. Hours: Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.Read more about the Woman's Collection
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Oral History Program
We want to hear your story! The Woman’s Collection Oral History Program is dedicated to gathering and showcasing the oral histories of alumni, current students, faculty, staff and administrators of Texas Woman’s University.Contribute an Oral History