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Series 4: Civic and Philanthropic Files, 1923-1993


  • Staff Only

Scope and Contents note

Material relating to Woods’s various non-business activities, including work with a number of charitable organizations, clippings, some correspondence, speeches and speech notes, a few photographs and a file on the Governor Adlai Stevenson’s Governor’s Committee for Illinois on the Midcentury White House Conference for Children and Youth. Also, abundant material regarding the Willa Cather Pioneer Memorial and Educational Foundation, Red Cloud, Nebraska, including professional photographs by Woods’s daughter, Lucia Woods Lindley.


  • Creation: 1923-1993


Conditions Governing Access

The Frank H. Woods, Jr. Papers are open for research in the Special Collections Reading Room; 1 box at a time (Priority III).

Arrangement note

Arranged alphabetically.

Repository Details

Part of the The Newberry Library - Modern Manuscripts and Archives Repository

60 West Walton Street
Chicago Illinois 60610 United States