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Acey, Katherine


Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Katherine Acey interviewed by Kelly Anderson, July 19, 20 and 29, 2007

 File — Box 1: [Barcode: 310183630030574]
Scope and Contents

In this oral history Katherine Acey talks about her family history, their migration from Lebanon, and the Arab American community in Utica, New York where she grew up. She reflects on her activist roots in the civil rights movement and her introduction to feminist organizing through anti-violence and reproductive rights work. The last third of the interview focuses on Katherine's work in progressive philanthropy and her twenty year tenure at the Astraea Foundation. (Transcript 62 pp.)

Dates of Materials: July 19, 20 and 29, 2007

Reproductive Rights National Network records

Identifier: SSC-MS-00576

Reproductive rights advocacy group. Records contain materials on political actions and activities; abortion legislation; affiliate organizations; women's clinics across the U.S.; and subject files. Member organization and subject files comprise the bulk of the records. In addition there are significant materials on allied organizations. Subject files include abortion; sterilization; other women's health issues; and the anti-abortion movement.

Dates of Materials: 1970-1985

Additional filters:

Archival Object 1
Collection 1
Abortion -- Law and legislation -- United States 1
Abortion -- Political aspects -- United States 1
Arab American women 1
Birth control -- Law and legislation -- United States 1
Brochures 1