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Special Collections & Archives holds several scrapbooks that document a range of women's experience, from accounts of school life to recordings from trips abroad. Each book offers a unique and fascinating look into the lives of their authors. Browse a scrapbook by selecting a link below.


     illustrated river scene.

     Rieder Family Scrapbook



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