Archives of Maryland
(Biographical Series)

Lucy Diggs Slowe (1885-1938)
MSA SC 3520-15532



"College Women Honor Memory of Dean Slowe." Afro-American. April 30, 1938. Proquest Historical Newspapers.

"HOWARD STUDENTS START COMPETING FOR STYLUS POSTS." The Washington Post. November 8, 1925. Proquest Historical Newspapers.

"Local News Stories." The Washington Post. January 18, 1917.

"REPORT TO U.S. SHOWS NO PAY SCALE AT H.U." Afro-American. Dec 3, 1932. Proquest Historical Newspapers.

"THE PUPILS PROMOTED." The Baltimore Sun. June 30, 1900. Proquest Historical Newspapers.


Anderson, Karen and Lucy Diggs Slower. "From 'Brickbats and Roses': Lucy Diggs Slowe, 1883-1937." Women's Studies Quarterly 22, No. 1 / 2
    (Spring - Summer 1994): 134-140. (Accessed June 10, 2011).

Bell-Scott, Patricia. "To Keep My Self-Respect: Dean Lucy Diggs Slowe's 1927 Memorandum on the Sexual Harassment of Black Women." National
    Women's Studies Association Journal 9, no. 2 (Summer 1997): 70-76. Academic Search Premier EBSCOhost (Accessed June 9, 2011).

Perkins, Linda M. "Lucy Diggs Slowe: Champion of the Self-Determination of African-American Women in Higher Education." The Journal of Negro History
    81, No. 1 / 4 (Winter - Autumn 1996): 89-104. (Accessed June 9, 2011).

Slowe, Lucy D. "Higher Education of Negro Women." The Journal of Negro Education 2, No. 3 (July 1933): 352-358. Academic Search Premier
    EBSCOhost (Accessed June 9, 2011).


"Championship: Past Champions." American Tennis Association. (Accessed June 16,

"Clarke County, Virginia Births, 1878-96."
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