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This database simplifies access to digital collections of primary sources (photos, letters, diaries, artifacts, etc.) that document the history of women in the United States. These diverse collections range from Abigail Franks' letters to her son from the 1730s and 1740s to Katrina Thomas' photographs of ethnic weddings from the late 20th century.

Featured Collection

Women in Gold and 
Women in Blue and Gold: Marquette's Women's Athletics (Marquette University Libraries)
More than 1800 photographs document women's athletics at Marquette from 1975 to 2000. The introduction to the site notes the positive effects of the implementation of Title IX at Marquette.