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Oral History Interview with Rena Pederson, April 5, 2012

Description: Interview with Rena Pederson, a former journalist in Dallas, Texas. The interview includes biographical information about her life growing up, her educational background, her career with The Dallas Morning News and other newspapers, the books she has written, and her work in communications and public affairs.
Date: April 5, 2012
Creator: Harding, Anne; Dann, Lori & Pederson, Rena
Partner: UNT Frank W. and Sue Mayborn School of Journalism

[Clipping: Military women remember past, celebrate the future]

Description: Newspaper clipping of the first part of an article about military servicewomen being honored with a memorial at the Arlington National Cemetary. The article includes a photograph of Welda Smith, Karen Vaught, Sue Wright, and Dori Johnson at the memorial dedication. On the back of the clipping, there is part of an article with a photo of a woman in a floral dress.
Date: 1997
Creator: Pisano, Marina
Location Info:
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

Region 2 Report

Description: Report detailing Eleanor Brown's activities as the Director of Region 2 from October 2004 through April 2005.
Date: April 2, 2005
Creator: Brown, Eleanor McLernon
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[Letter from Thelma Rice to Sister Links - January 21, 1992]

Description: Letter from Thelma Rice to members of The Links, Inc. in the western United States. Rice has enclosed three important documents to be shared among the members of every chapter: the new Western Area Handbook, the revised and updated Western Area By-Laws, and a copy of Rice's reply to a letter about concerns related to expenditures for a gala at the upcoming National Assembly.
Date: January 21, 1992
Creator: Rice, Thelma
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Thelma Rice to Mary H. Langford - January 13, 1992]

Description: Letter from Thelma Rice to Mary H. Langford stating that she received Langford's letter about the appropriateness of The Links, Inc. holding an expensive gala during a time of economic hardship. Although she understands Langford's concerns, the gala is a tradition for which planning began several years ago. She is not sure whether plans for the gala can be altered at this point but will make sure her concerns are discussed with the national director.
Date: January 13, 1992
Creator: Rice, Thelma
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Mary H. Langford to Thelma Rice - 1992]

Description: Letter from Mary H. Langford to Thelma Rice discussing the use of funds to host an expensive gala at the upcoming National Assembly of The Links, Inc. in Dallas, Texas. The Spokane, Washington chapter has collected a $1,200 member assessment under threat of expulsion from Links. Langford has enclosed the check but would like the area and national directors to reconsider the intended use of these funds. She and other members of the Spokane chapter believe it is inappropriate to hold a lavish party at the National Assembly during an economic recession that is taking a toll on so many Americans, and particularly on black families.
Date: 1992~
Creator: Langford, Mary H.
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Julia B. Smith to Western Area Chapter Presidents - March 4, 1974]

Description: Letter from Julia B. Smith to chapter presidents of The Links, Inc. in the western United States asking chapters to poll their members about a possible increase in member fees to finance round-trip transportation for area directors to Washington, D.C. Smith is opposed to the fee increase because she believes the Links' national treasury should pay for the transportation from its fund balance.
Date: March 4, 1974
Creator: Smith, Julia B.
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[McLernon Pilot Certificate]

Description: Pilot's certificate classifying Eleanor McLernon as a "Class A" pilot and licensing her to fly and land commercial, single engine planes.
Date: July 1, 1947
Creator: United States. Department of Commerce.
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

The Nineteenth National Assembly of The Links, Incorporated, July 1974

Description: This booklet contains information for delegates to the 19th National Assembly of the The Links, Inc., including a newsletter, announcements, pre-assembly information, a workbook, and business agenda items. This conference is a biennial meeting of chapters of The Links, Inc. located in the United States.
Date: 1974
Creator: Links, Inc. National Assembly.
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Memorandum from Nan D. Johnson to Julia B. Purnell, Leatrice Pride, and Zola Boone - October 5, 1981]

Description: Memorandum from Nan D. Johnson to Julia B. Purnell, Leatrice Pride, and Zola Boone stating that the office properties that The Links, Inc. currently rents for its national headquarters in Washington D.C. are no longer affordable due to rising inflation.
Date: October 5, 1981
Creator: Links, Inc.
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Memorandum from Dolly D. Adams to All Chapters of The Links, Inc. - January 8, 1982]

Description: Memorandum from Dolly D. Adams to all chapters of The Links, Inc. inviting members to attend a gathering of the heads of the 14 largest organizations for black women in the United States. The Links are hosting the conference in Washington D.C. and all members are invited to attend. Barbara Bush will be the featured speaker at a luncheon. Includes registration form.
Date: January 8, 1982
Creator: Links, Inc.
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Memorandum from Special Committee on Housing to the Executive Council, Chapter Presidents, and Members - February 24, 1982]

Description: Memorandum from The Links, Inc.'s Special Committee on Housing to the executive council, chapter presidents, and members of Links reporting on some of the issues raised during a feasibility study conducted to secure a permanent site for the offices of the national headquarters.
Date: February 4, 1982
Creator: Links, Inc. Special Committee on Housing.
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Information about White House Fellowships]

Description: Information about the White House Fellowships program, which provides talented American citizens in the early years of their careers the opportunity to serve as assistants to Cabinet secretaries and senior White House staff members.
Date: 198?
Creator: President’s Commission on White House Fellowships (U.S.)
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Memorandum from Special Committee on Housing to the Executive Council, Chapter Presidents, and Members - March 24, 1982]

Description: Memorandum from The Links, Inc.'s Special Committee on Housing to their executive council, chapter presidents and members thanking them for returning survey forms about the possibility of purchasing property to house their national headquarters. The majority of respondents supported purchasing property in Washington D.C., but there was no consensus about funding sources. The Finance Committee has received the members' recommendations and will use them to inform their final decision about funding.
Date: March 24, 1982
Creator: Links, Inc. Special Committee on Housing.
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Memorandum from Gloria Massie and Jean Mosee to Chapter Presidents - September 2, 1985]

Description: Memorandum from Gloria Massie and Jean Mosee to chapter presidents of The Links, Inc. inviting chapters to place an advertisement in a souvenir booklet being published in honor of the dedication of the new national headquarters building. Includes details of the requirements for advertisements.
Date: September 2, 1985
Creator: Links, Inc.
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Memorandum from Flavia Walton to Chapter Presidents and All Links Members - March 16, 1987]

Description: Memorandum from Flavia Walton to chapter presidents and members of The Links, Inc. discussing current business related to the organization's youth services. They are co-sponsoring "A National Conference on Preventing Alcohol and Drug Abuse in Black Communities", promoting recent issues of the magazine Science Weekly that deal with drug and alcohol abuse, and partnering with Science Weekly to sponsor a national poster contest.
Date: March 16, 1987
Creator: Links, Inc.
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Letters Sent to Jack Ruby at Dallas County Jail]

Description: Poor quality photocopies of letters which were sent to Jack Ruby during his time at Dallas County Jail. The letters were written by citizens, many of whom express an interest in his well-being and spirituality. Newspaper clippings are included.
Date: 1964~
Creator: Dallas (Tex.). Police Department.
Partner: Dallas Municipal Archives