Alice Marie Carter papers: 1971-2016
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Papers, Correspondence, and Events [series]

The Papers, Correspondence, and Events series holds biographical information; email, letters, and cards; newspaper clippings; and publicity materials. A cassette recording and partial transcript of "Living on Earth," a National Public Radio broadcast with Ruth Ellis, is included, as well as materials related to the film "Living with Pride: Ruth Ellis @100."

Box   1  
Awards and citations
Box   1  
Biographical information
 
Correspondence
Box   1  
Letters, cards, postcards 1989-2000
Box   1  
Email messages 1998-2000
 
Events
Box   1  
100th birthday celebration 1999
Box   1  
Miscellaneous events 1984-2000
Box   1  
Golden Threads, publications for older Lesbians 1998-1999
Box   1  
"Living with Pride: Ruth Ellis @100," film reviews and publicity 1999-2000
Box   1  
Miscellaneous (drawings, contact lists, fliers)
Box   2  
Publicity, magazines, and newspaper clippings 1998-2000
Box   2  
Yearbook, Springfield High School 1918-1919
 
Audio Recording [series] [Digitized audio files are currently available only in the Bentley Historical Library reading room on designated Bentley Library computers.]
Box   1  
"Living on Earth," National Public Radio broadcast with Ruth Ellis 2000 January 07 (Audio Cassette, Compact Cassette, 1 7/8 ips)
  Online  
[Side 1] ([0047-SR-1-1])
(Series of radio programs entitled: "Welcome To The Future: It's Warm", "Cleaner School Buses", "Nikitin Freed", and "Buffalo Hunt." partila transicrpt available) (mp3 file) [access item]
  Online  
[Side 2] ([0047-SR-1-2])
(Series of radio programs entitled: "Welcome To The Future: It's Warm", "Cleaner School Buses", "Nikitin Freed", and "Buffalo Hunt.") (mp3 file) [access item]
 
Photographs [series]

The Photographs series contains snapshots and photo albums of Ms Ellis's family, friends, and events in the Gay community. There are several photographs of Ruth and her family members in their youth, her home in Springfield, Illinois, and her printing press.

 
Family
Box   2  
Undated
Box   2  
Before 1960
Box   2  
General 1950s-2000 (11 folders)
Box   2  
General undated (2 folders)
 
Photo albums
Box   3  
86th birthday
Box   3  
90th birthday
Box   3  
Miscellaneous (4 volumes)
 
Miscellaneous [series]

Miscellaneous Materials contains a book, "Respecting the Soul: Daily Reflections for Black Lesbians and Gays," dedicated to Ms. Ellis; several guest books for her birthday celebrations, and a journal.

 
Guest books
Box   3  
90th birthday 1989
Box   3  
93rd birthday 1992
Box   3  
100th birthday 1999
Box   3  
Journal 1997
Box   3  
"Respecting the Soul: Daily Reflections for Black Lesbians and Gays," by K. Boykin, dedicated to Ruth Ellis 1999