Ila Earle Fowler papers

Abstract

The Ila Earle Fowler papers (1915-1944, undated; 0.23 cubic feet; 1 box) consists of correspondence, minutes, newsletters, printed material, newspaper clippings, writings and notes concerning Fowler's work with Kentucky women's clubs and her genealogical interests.

Descriptive Summary

Title
Ila Earle Fowler papers
Creator
Fowler, Ila Earle, 1876-1963
Extent
0.23 Cubic Feet
Subjects
Women -- Kentucky -- Societies and clubs
Clubs -- Kentucky -- Lexington.
Women teachers.
Arrangement
Collection is arranged by subject.
Finding Aid Author
Processed by: Archives Staff ; machine-readable finding aid created by:Eric Weig
Preferred Citation
84m3: [identification of item], Ila Earle Fowler papers, 1915-1944, undated, University of Kentucky Special Collections Research Center.
Repository
University of Kentucky

Collection Overview

Biography / History
Teacher, lawyer, genealogist. Before her marriage to William T. Fowler, Ila Earle Fowler graduated from South Kentucky College in Hopkinsville, Ky. and taught. She studied law in her husband's office and passed the bar exam in 1927. She held a number of offices with the Woman's Club of Central Kentucky and the Kentucky Federation of Women's Clubs. She also belonged to many genealogical societies.
Scope and Content
The Ila Earle Fowler papers (1915-1944, undated; 0.23 cubic feet; 1 box) consists of correspondence, minutes, newsletters, printed material, newspaper clippings, writings and notes concerning Fowler's work with Kentucky women's clubs and her genealogical interests. The majority of the papers concern her work with the Kentucky Federation of Women's Clubs and the Woman's Club of Central Kentucky.

Restrictions on Access and Use

Conditions Governing Access
Conditions Governing Access Collection is open to researchers by appointment.
Use Restrictions
The physical rights to the materials in this collection are held by the University of Kentucky Special Collections Research Center.

Contents of the Collection

Letters, 1915-1945

  • Box 1, folder 1
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Letters, undated

  • Box 1, folder 2
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Kentucky Federation of Women's Clubs - letters from president Allie S. Dickson, circa 1926-1927

  • Box 1, folder 3
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Kentucky Federation of Women's Clubs - programs, minutes, and related materials, 1918-1926

  • Box 1, folder 4
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Kentucky Federation of Women's Clubs - newsletter The Kentucky Club Woman selected pages, 1926-1931

  • Box 1, folder 5
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Woman's Club of Central Kentucky - newspaper clippings, 1934

  • Box 1, folder 6
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Articles and notes, undated

  • Box 1, folder 7
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Miscellaneous printed materials, 1916-1945

  • Box 1, folder 8
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Miscellaneous materials, 1926-1937, undated

  • Box 1, folder 9
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