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Special Collections events: photos and audiovisual recordings, 2003-2015


Scope and Contents

Audiovisual recordings and still photos of events sponsored by Smith College Special Collections. Also included are photographs of Special Collections classes, staff gatherings and individual staff, archival activities, and building spaces.

Some of the events represented include:

  • "Righting the Wrongs of Rock History: Women, Gender and Rock": a panel discussion introducing the Women of Rock Oral History Project, October, 22, 2015
  • "An Activist Archives": Marielena Hincapié of the National Immigration Law Center and Miriam Yeung of the National Asian Pacific American Women’s Forum in conversation with Sophia Smith Collection Activist in Residence, Sara Gould, April 2014.
  • "Loretta Ross: Basic Skills of Organizing for Social Justice Workshops", February 2013
  • "An Activist Archives: The Sophia Smith Collection at 70": featuring Alison Bechdel, Marianne Bullock, Katsi Cook, Anna Holley, Loretta Ross, and Gloria Steinem, February 2013
  • "The Power of Women's Voices Conference: Celebrating 65 Years of Collecting Women's History at Smith College", featuring Margie Adam, Loretta Ross, Gloria Steinem, and many others, 2007
  • Gloria Steinem speaking on "The Future of Feminism," 2007

Dates of Materials

  • 2003-2015

Conditions Governing Access

From the Collection:

This collection is open for use with following restrictions on access:

All office files are closed for 10 years following their date of creation.

Accession, gift, and other donor records are closed permanently.


32 Gigabytes (2,350 digital files)

Language of Materials


Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

This content was received in digital form and most of it is not currently available online. Please consult with Special Collections staff to request access.

Other Finding Aids

See the linked file list for more information.

Existence and Location of Copies

A number of these recorded events are available for viewing on the Libraries' website.

Processing Information

These digital files were transferred from various locations on the digital preservation storage server to one collection (RG 10.9). .


Repository Details

Part of the Smith College Archives Repository

Neilson Library
7 Neilson Drive
Northampton MA 01063