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Comprised of correspondence, reports, research notes, surveys, audiovisual materials, and newspaper clippings from the papers of Aileen C. Hernandez, activist and civic leader. These papers document the life of Aileen C. Hernandez, activist and civic leader.
Professional and personal papers, including correspondence, business records, sermons, writings, both published and unpublished, and teaching/workshop materials, especially strong in anti-racism material, of Andrea Ayvazian, labor and delivery nurse, mountaineering guide, anti-racism consultant, a teacher, a folk singer and published poet, a college dean of religous life, and a pastor.
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.
The collection contains the personal and professional papers of Elinor Lipman, fiction author and teacher.
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.
International women's organization. Records consist of administrative and project files; correspondence with funding agencies and project participants; board minutes and agendas; and the records of the NGO Planning Committees. These include documentation of all four International Women's Year Tribunes, held in Mexico City (1975), Copenhagen (1980), Nairobi (1985), Beijing (1995), and the "Beijing +5" conference in 2000.
Welfare rights activist organization. The records document the work of this welfare rights organization based in the Boston area, as well as work done by the grassroots organization Advocacy for Resources for Modern Survival (ARMS). Major topics include welfare reform, economic justice, poverty, homelessness, grassroots organizing, and cross-class and bi-racial women's organizations. Especially well-documented is co-founder Dottie Stevens' 1990 Massachusetts gubernatorial campaign.
The collection contains the professional papers of activist Susan Hodges, especially her founding and work with Citizens for Midwifery, a grassroots consumer organization that advocates for access to midwifery services and educates women on alternatives to hospital birth.
- Electronic records 17
- Audiotapes 15
- Videotapes 13
- photographs 13
- Organization files 12
- DVD-Video discs 11
- Fliers 11
- articles 11
- reports 11
- clippings 10
- Brochures 9
- CD-ROMs 9
- Electronic mail 9
- Fund raising 9
- Grant proposals 9
- Newsletters 9 ∧ less
- Spanish; Castilian 4
- German 1
- Portuguese 1
- National Organization for Women 2
- National Women's Health Network 2
- Steinem, Gloria 2
- World Conference to Review and Appraise the Achievements of the United Nations Decade for Women (1985 : Nairobi, Kenya) 2
- Adam, Margie 1
- Advocacy for Resources for Modern Survival 1
- American Indian Ritual Object Repatriation Foundation 1
- Ansbacher, Charles 1
- Arise for Social Justice (Springfield, Mass.) 1
- Ayvazian, Andrea 1
- Biren, Joan E. 1
- Black Women Organized for Action 1
- Burns, Lisel 1
- California Women's Agenda 1
- Center for the Advancement of Women 1
- Chicago, Judy, 1939- 1
- Choice USA 1
- Christian, Meg 1
- Citizens for Midwifery 1
- Clinton, Bill, 1946- 1 ∧ less