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The Abortion Rights Fund of Western Massachusetts is a volunteer group that generates donations from individuals and foundations to make loans to low-income women seeking abortions. The group also works to increase public awareness of curbs on freedom of choice. The papers include organization records, including financial material, conference materials, correspondence, fundraising material, publications, and other printed material.
Carole A. Oglesby is a pioneer in the women's sports movement and one of the first "out" lesbians in U.S. athletics. The bulk of this collection represents Oglesby's professional activities, research and extensive writings, and contains materials related to women and sport in the United States and worldwide beginning in the 1950's.
Women's advocacy group. The records document the daily activities of a feminist non-prift research and advocacy group. Major topics covered: women's rights, women's health, reproductive rights, women of color, affirmative action, and domestic violence.
Elizabeth A. Sackler, the daughter of Arthur M. Sackler, a psychiatrist who made a fortune in the pharmaceutical business and a noted patron of the arts, has been a tireless advocate on behalf of American Indians and the repatriation of their sacred objects as well as a self-described "matron"of feminist art". Her papers include correspondence, reports, fundraising materials, A/V materials, photographs, and publications.
Lesléa Newman is an American author and editor whose writing explores lesbian, feminist, and Jewish themes and their intersection. The collection contains materials documenting her professional career as a writer, speaker, and teacher, including drafts of writing, correspondence, speeches, and audiovisual material.
Records of the NOW Springfield Chapter include administrative records, membership records, correspondence, minutes, newsletters, financial material, projects and programs, national and state NOW material, feminist memorabilia, and audiovisual material.
The collection contains the personal and professional papers of Ronnie Gilbert, singer, playwright, psychotherapist, narrator of numerous documentary films, feminist, and global peace worker. Also includes extensive audiovisual materials documenting concerts, albums, and interviews with Ronnie Gilbert and others.
Poet; Playwright; Author. Manuscript of Adam's Rib (including revisions; and Norwegian and Swedish editions); and The Old Sex and the New; published books, articles and poetry; unpublished writings. Major themes in the collection include literature, sexuality, and the women's movement.
- correspondence 34
- Audiotapes 33
- memorabilia 25
- reports 23
- clippings 22
- Electronic records 21
- Computer media 20
- Minutes 18
- Speeches. 16
- articles 16
- Publications 15
- DVD-Video discs 14
- Notes 13
- Women's liberation 13
- Awards 12
- Books 12
- Memorandums 12 + ∧ less
- Spanish; Castilian 3
- Greek, Modern (1453-) 1
- Portuguese 1
- National Organization for Women 4
- Steinem, Gloria 4
- Wattleton, Faye 3
- Alan Guttmacher Institute 2
- American Birth Control League 2
- Best, Winfield 2
- Birth Control Clinical Research Bureau (New York, N.Y.) 2
- Birth Control Federation of America 2
- Feigen, Brenda 2
- Guttmacher, Alan Frank, 1898- 2
- International Planned Parenthood Federation 2
- Laurie, Leslie Tarr 2
- McCormick, Katherine Dexter, 1876-1967 2
- Millett, Kate 2
- Ms. Foundation for Women (U.S.) 2
- National Abortion Rights Action League 2
- National Network of Abortion Funds 2
- National Women's Health Network 2
- Planned Parenthood Federation of America 2
- Planned Parenthood-World Population (U.S.) 2 + ∧ less