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Edgar, Joanne

 Person

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Joanne Edgar interviewed by Kelly Anderson, July 26, 2005

 File — Box: 17
Scope and Contents In this oral history Edgar talks about her family background and childhood, the impact of the civil rights movement, and her experiences in college during the movement's heyday. The majority of the interview focuses on Edgar's connection with Gloria Steinem and her tenure at Ms. magazine. (Transcript 38 pp.)Please note a correction to page 17 of this oral history made by Joanne Edgar in April 2021: "Patt (Patricia) Derian was not a founder of the MS...
Dates of Materials: July 26, 2005

Mary Thom papers

 Collection
Identifier: SSC-MS-00715
Overview Mary Thom was a feminist activist, author and editor of Ms Magazine. The materials in this collection document Thom's personal and professional life. They include correspondence; manuscript drafts; research and interviews for her biography of Bella Abzug and Ms. magazine projects; published works by Thom and others; and photographs.
Dates of Materials: 1944 - 2013

Ms. Magazine records

 Collection
Identifier: SSC-MS-00362
Overview The collection contains the office files of Ms. Magazine, a magazine edited, published, and written by women, focusing on women's issues and the women's movement, including fiction, poetry, readers' letters, and "No Comment" column on sexist journalism and ads.
Dates of Materials: 1907 - 1996; Majority of material found within 1965 - 1996

Voices of Feminism Oral History Project oral histories

 Collection
Identifier: SSC-MS-00535
Overview Oral History Project documenting the persistence and diversity of organizing for women in the United States. Narrators include labor, peace, and anti-racism activists; artists and writers; lesbian rights advocates; grassroots anti-violence and anti-poverty organizers; and women of color reproductive justice leaders. Interviews cover childhood, personal life, and political work. Most oral histories consist of audiovisual recordings and transcripts, plus some background information.
Dates of Materials: 1990-2014