Browse The University and the Community by Subject "Gender"
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(2006-05-15)This project describes the context of the women’s telegraphic varsity swim team in 1935. The author conducted archival research and argues that, since money was scarce in the 1930’s because of the stalk market crash and ...
An Interpretation of the History of Wheelchair Basketball: An archival study of the University of Illinois wheelchair basketball team. (2006-05-15)This study investigates the history of wheelchair basketball that started during World War II and looks at the role of the media and the context of war in its growing popularity. On the basis of internet and archival ...
(2006-05-15)The purpose of this research is to provide an overview of women’s lives during World War I and to examine why university women continue to be underrepresented in historical records. The study focuses specifically on the ...