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We ask that you respect our copyright and the rules associated with this website.


Materials presented on these pages are copyrighted by The University of Akron, with all rights reserved. Except for instances of fair usage, no part of this website may be reproduced, redistributed, republished without the written permission from The University of Akron. Changes to and/or deletion of author attribution or copyright notices are prohibited. Commercial use of any part of this content is strictly prohibited. Contact Kathleen L. Endres, School of Communication, 330-972-6846 or for more information or for permission.


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Contact Information

By law, we are required to provide the names and contact information of all operators collecting or maintaining children’s personal information through Akron Women in History Kids’ Page. We will under no circumstances give out a child’s personal information unless the person requesting it can definitively verify that they are the child’s parent.

If you have any questions, comments or concerns, please feel free to contact the Akron Women in History Kids’ Pages staff.

Personal Information Managers:

Dr. Kathleen Endres (,

Penny Fox (

Personal Information Contact Information:

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Photo shows the Peterson Box Co. employees, Akron, Ohio. Photo courtesy of the Beacon Journal.