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North Fork Women for Women Fund records
Abstract The North Fork Women for Women Fund was founded in 1992 by a group of lesbians who had been living on the North Fork of Long Island, New York since the 1970s. Its primary purpose is to provide financial assistance to its members for uninsured medical expenses. This collection includes NFWFWF newsletters and flyers; results of a 2002 questionnaire; photocopies of interviews of Patsy Rogers and Lucille Goodman; videotapes; NFWFWF Board of Directors' minutes, reports, and financial information;...
Dates of Materials: 1968 - 2012
Old Lesbians Organizing for Change records
Abstract Old Lesbians Organizing for Change(OLOC) is a national (United States) organization of lesbian activists age 60 and over. This collection includes extensive documentation of all OLOC gatherings since 1987, including photographs of activities, and videotapes of panel discussions and keynote speeches. Administrative files, newsletters and other publications, and educational and public relations materials are also included, as is a history of the organization. The collection also contains a...
Dates of Materials: 1986 - 2018
Planned Parenthood Federation of America records (PPFA I)
Abstract The records of the Planned Parenthood Federation of America provide substantial information about the history of the birth control and family planning movement nationally and internationally. The records contain correspondence, memos, minutes, reports, publicity, publications, and congressional and legal materials. They document many aspects of the work of the PPFA and its predecessor organizations, advocacy, medical work, and the activities of its staff and affiliates. The PPFA Records are...
Dates of Materials: 1918 - 1974
Rebecca Adamson papers
Abstract Economist, Founder First Nations Development Institute, Native American rights advocate. Papers are primarily related to her professional and public life, and focus on two organizations founded by Adamson, the First Nations Development Institute (FNDI) and First Peoples Worldwide (FPW). Major topics include American Indians, indigenous people, and economic development. Portions of the work of FNDI are particularly well chronicled through detailed staff reports and records on Field Operations...
Dates of Materials: 1941 - 2013
Sisters Inc. records
Abstract Community service organization. The Sisters Inc. (sometimes known as Sisters Ink) a community-based organization in the rural hill towns of Western Massachusetts operated from 1996-2008 in support of girls as they entered adolescence. Founded by Ellen Pulleyblank Coffey and Deborah Coffey, the organization was directed by Kelly Anderson for most of its tenure. Programs included: an art-based mentoring program for girls ages 9-12, a music based program for teen girls, a mother-daughter...
Dates of Materials: 1996 - 2008
Tapestry Health Systems, Inc. records
Abstract Tapestry Health Systems was founded in 1973 by Leslie Tarr Laurie and others, as the Family Planning Council of Western Massachusetts, to provide family planning services including birth control, pregnancy testing, referral for adoption and abortion services,and other health services. The records of consist primarily of files from the administrative office in Northampton. Included are correspondence; publications; minutes; reports; clinic data; medical protocols; publicity; photographs;...
Dates of Materials: 1971 - 2010
Virginia Gildersleeve International Fund records
Abstract International organization. Records of officers, Board of Trustees and directors, and annual meetings make up approximately half of the collection. Correspondence and memoranda are extensive. The other half consists of files of various committees, including the Project Grants Committee, whose members screen grant applications and semi-annually recommend the most promising ones to the Board of Trustees and directors for funding. Records of the Virginia Gildersleeve International Fund (VGIF)...
Dates of Materials: 1969 - 2012
Women's Action Alliance records
Abstract Women's advocacy organization and feminist collective. The extensive WAA records are a rich source of information about the contemporary women's movement and the dynamics of race and class within it. The organization's projects focused on such issues as coalition-building among women's groups, women's economic development, teenage pregnancy prevention, and non-sexist child development. The WAA Records document the administration of the organization, its projects, and its role as a women's...
Dates of Materials: 1970 - 1996
- correspondence 37
- Audiotapes 34
- Computer media 30
- reports 24
- clippings 23
- Financial records 21
- Publications 20
- CD-ROMs 19
- DVD-Video discs 18
- articles 18
- memorabilia 18
- Speeches. 17
- Writings 17
- Books 15
- Minutes 15
- Awards 14
- Newsletters 13 + ∧ less
- Spanish; Castilian 4
- Greek, Modern (1453-) 1
- Portuguese 1
- National Women's Health Network 3
- Steinem, Gloria 3
- Adam, Margie 2
- Biren, Joan E. (1944) 2
- Democratic Party (Calif.)--20th century 2
- Feigen, Brenda 2
- International Planned Parenthood Federation 2
- Laurie, Leslie Tarr 2
- Millett, Kate 2
- Ms. 2
- National Abortion Rights Action League 2
- National Organization for Women 2
- Planned Parenthood Federation of America 2
- Sanger, Margaret, 1879-1966 2
- Smith College -- Students 2
- Story, Ellen 2
- Tapestry Health Systems 2
- Wattleton, Faye 2
- Abbott, Sidney 1
- Abzug, Bella S., 1920-1998 1 + ∧ less