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A series of poems written by Mamie Luella Williams. The first three poems are titled Red Boots, A Prayer, and Culture Gossip. The fourth and final poem is a couplet written in response to an increase in membership in the Juvenile Samaritan Lodge. Mamie was an elementary school teacher and principal in Topeka, Kansas. In 1965 she was appointed to the Kansas Commission on the Status of Women, served as a delegate to the 1971 White House Conference on Aging, and was active on the Senior Citizens Advisory Council for the Republican Party for Kansas, 1974-1976. She received the Washburn University Distinguished Service Award in 1973, and an honorary doctorate in mathematics from Washburn in 1982. Williams Science and Fine Arts Elementary Magnet School at 1301 S.E. Monroe, Topeka, Kansas, was named in honor of Ms. Williams.

Creator: Mamie L. Williams, Dec. 12, 1894-Dec. 31, 1986
Date: 1909-1947

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Mamie Luella Williams Poetry - 1 Title page: Three Poems

Item Number: 472981
Call Number: Williams, Mamie Luella Coll. #136, box 4, folder 8
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 472981

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