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Alexander C. Sanger papers
The Alexander C. Sanger papers document Alexander Sanger's work as President and CEO of Planned Parenthood of New York City, and his involvement in Planned Parenthood Federation of America, the International Planned Parenthood Federation, and the general struggle for reproductive rights in the U.S. and abroad. The collection also includes materials related to the Virginia B. Toulmin Foundation Program for Commissioning Women in the Performing Arts, founded by Alexander Sanger in 2013.
Carrie Chapman Catt papers
Clara Barton papers
Nurse; Founder and President, American National Red Cross. Worked as a nurse in the Civil war and initiated a campaign to develop the American Red Cross. Papers include correspondence, manuscript notes, speeches, writings, photographs, memorabilia, and files documenting her work for the Civil War, Red Cross, and other relief organizations.
Committee on Women, Population and the Environment records
The collection contains the business records of the Committee on Women, Population,& the Environment (CWPE), a multi-racial alliance that works on the local, regional, national, and international levels to oppose population control policies that blame overpopulation for poverty, hunger, environmental degradation and political volatility.
Dorothy Hamilton Brush papers
Edith M. Lerrigo papers
Elaine Pinderhughes papers
Elaine Pinderhughes was a professor of social work and highly sought after consultant, as well as a leader and featured speaker at conferences, workshops, and symposia. This collection includes published and unpublished articles and essays, including notes and drafts, as well as research materials for her book, Understanding Race, Ethnicity and Power: The Key to Efficacy in Clinical Practice (1989).
Elizabeth Dodge Huntington Clarke papers
Global Campaign for Microbicides records
Grace Loucks Elliott papers
YWCA executive, Author, Lecturer. Papers primarily document her work with the YWCA. Nearly half of the volume is the contents of three looseleaf notebooks compiled by Elliott entitled "My Fifty Years with the Y.W.C.A., 1917-53," which includes a narrative, photographs, correspondence, reports, and memorabilia. The rest of the papers consist of speeches and writings by Elliott plus a small amount of general biographical information.
Guida West papers
Helen Tufts Bailie papers
Jean Sanville papers
Jewel Graham papers
The collection contains the personal and professional papers of Jewel Graham, including a typescript of her unpublished memoir, which includes reflections on growing up as an African American girl in Springfield, Ohio, her education, her employment as professor at Antioch College, and her life-long service in the YWCA, from age 13, to becoming President of the National Board and of the World YWCA.
Joan E. Biren papers
Josephine Schain papers
Joy Dryfoos papers
Researcher; Author; Reproductive health specialist. Papers contain extensive research and printed material, primarily from Dryfoos's work at the Alan Guttmacher Institute in the 1960s and 1970s. They include her working files on such subjects as family planning and abortion as well as numerous articles, reports, and speeches authored by Dryfoos.
Katherine Triantafillou papers
Lawrence Lader papers
Lawrence Lader (1919-2006) was a birth control and abortion-rights activist and author. Among many other actions, he co-founded NARAL Pro-Choice America with Betty Friedan and others, and was active in the lawsuits that made RU-486 legal in the United States in 2000. This collection documents his work as an author and activist for women's reproductive rights, including safe and legal abortion.
Lesléa Newman papers
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.
Margaret Sanger Papers Project records
Martha Voegeli papers
Mary van Kleeck papers
Nancy Cox-McCormack Cushman papers
Pauline Frederick papers
Sarah Scudder Lyon papers
YWCA executive. Papers are primarily related to her work in the Foreign Division of the Young Women's Christian Association of the U.S.A., 1923-1944. Types of materials include correspondence, photographs, reports, a scrapbook, speeches, travel notes, and writings. A large portion documents Lyon's overseas travels for the YWCA through reports and more informal "diary letters."
Women's rights collection
- correspondence 27
- Writings 26
- clippings 19
- photographs 19
- Pamphlets 16
- reports 15
- Notes 13
- memorabilia 12
- Audiotapes 11
- Books 11
- Research 10
- Interviews 8
- CD-ROMs 7
- Computer media 7
- Electronic records 7
- Financial records 7
- Organization files 7
- Periodicals 7 + ∧ less
- French 1
- German 1
- Greek, Modern (1453-) 1
- Portuguese 1
- Spanish; Castilian 1
- Young Women’s Christian Association of the U.S.A. 6
- Sanger, Margaret, 1879-1966 4
- Beard, Mary Ritter 3
- Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 3
- Planned Parenthood Federation of America 3
- Sophia Smith Collection of Women's History 3
- YWCA of the U.S.A. 3
- Brush, Dorothy Hamilton, 1894-1968 2
- Gamble, Clarence James, 1894- 2
- Grierson, Margaret Storrs 2
- International Planned Parenthood Federation 2
- National American Woman Suffrage Association 2
- National Committee on the Cause and Cure of War (U.S.) 2
- National Woman's Party 2
- Rose, Florence 2
- ABC News 1
- Abortion Rights Mobilization (Organization) 1
- Adam, Margie 1
- Addams, Jane, 1860-1935 1
- Alan Guttmacher Institute 1 + ∧ less