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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.
Dates of Materials: 1979 - 2012
Elizabeth Lapovsky Kennedy papers
The collection contains personal and professional papers reflecting Elizabeth Kennedy's role as one of the pioneers in the field of Women's Studies and LGBTQ Studies as well as her activism, both in Buffalo, NY and in Arizona. Especially well documented is the emergence of Women's Studies as a viable academic field, as well as the opening up of American Studies and cultural anthropology.
Dates of Materials: 1951-2017
Guida West papers
Abstract Political sociologist; activist; author. The papers focus primarily on West's activism, research, professional activities, speeches, and writings related to welfare rights and economic justice. Her extensive working files document individuals and organizations working for civil rights, welfare rights, and related social movements from the 1960s to the early 2000s. Organizations represented include the Montclair Welfare Rights and Friends of Welfare Rights, National Welfare Rights...
Dates of Materials: 1946 - 2006
Letty Cottin Pogrebin papers
Abstract Journalist; co-founder, National Women's Political Caucus; co-founder, Ms. magazine; editor; Feminist. The collection consists largely of Pogrebin's professional papers reflecting her career as a writer and journalist, as well as her social activism in the Women's Liberation and feminist movements. The collection is organized primarily by writing and other projects and includes correspondence; research, organization, and subject files; drafts, published...
Dates of Materials: 1955 - 2022
Marcia Ann Gillespie papers
Abstract Marcia Anne Gillespie was Editor in Chief of both Essence Magazine and Ms. Magazine and served as President of Liberty Media for Women, Inc. Her papers include faxes; memoranda; correspondence; electronic mail; magazines, videotapes, and books; pamphlets; reprints of paper and internet articles; typescripts of essays submitted to Ms.; faxes and photocopies of correspondence to and from Gloria Steinem; contracts, correspondence and memoranda re: Gillespie's...
Dates of Materials: 1987 - 2002
National Congress of Neighborhood Women records
Abstract The National Congress of Neighborhood Women (NCNW) is a feminist grassroots network. The primary goal of this organization was to empower poor and working-class women to become community leaders. The collection offers valuable source material for the study of working-class feminist organizing; urban studies; and women in community development. Also documented are the inner workings of grassroots organizing, with all of the personal and political dynamics that come with incorporating a...
Dates of Materials: 1970 - 2013
Rosemary Keefe papers
Abstract Rosemary Keefe (1940-2012) was a feminist scholar and pioneer in the field of women’s studies as well as a social justice activist. She was a former Catholic nun who left her order, married, had a daughter, divorced and ultimately came out as a lesbian. Keefe became nationally known with the 1985 publication of the controversial book Lesbian Nuns: Breaking the Silence, which she wrote with Nancy Manahan. The Rosemary Keefe papers include personal and...
Dates of Materials: 1960 - 2011
Tucker Pamella Farley papers
Abstract Author; Labor organizer; Lesbian activist; Professor, English; Professor, Women's Studies. The papers contain materials from her academic career and study groups. Most material is related to Marxist Feminist Group 1 (MF 1) which include an extensive amount of discussion notes, minutes, planning materials, and publications. The group's topics ranged significantly over the years, and have included socialism, homophobia, racism, and postmodernism. Some records also exist of her participation in...
Dates of Materials: 1862 - 2014; Majority of material found within 1969 - 2014
- Electronic records 7
- Feminism 7
- Audiotapes 6
- Pamphlets 6
- Writings 6
- clippings 6
- Computer media 5
- Notes 5
- Organization files 5
- Videotapes 5
- photographs 5
- Brochures 4
- Minutes 4
- articles 4
- lecture notes 4
- memorabilia 4
- reports 4 + ∧ less
- Spanish; Castilian 2
- Portuguese 1
- Steinem, Gloria 2
- American Studies Association 1
- Brooklyn College -- Faculty 1
- Burkemper, Doris 1
- Burns, Lisel 1
- Committee on Women, Population and the Environment 1
- Darling, Marsha J. Tyson 1
- Farley, Tucker Pamella 1
- Gilkey, Bertha 1
- Gillespie, Marcia Ann 1
- Keefe Curb, Rosemary, 1940-2012 1
- Kennedy, Elizabeth Lapovsky, 1939- 1
- Kramer, Marian 1
- Ms. 1
- Ms. (periodical) 1
- National Congress of Neighborhood Women 1
- National Welfare Rights Organization (U.S.) 1
- National Women's Studies Association 1
- Neighborhood Women of Williamsburg/Greenpoint (Brooklyn, N.Y.) 1
- New Jersey Friends of Welfare Rights 1 + ∧ less