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Overview 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.
Dates of Materials: 1926 - 2014
Overview 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
Overview 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 Organization...
Dates of Materials: 1946 - 2006
Overview Kathleen O'Shea is an author, Lesbian activist, Social reform advocate and was a Catholic nun. Her mother, Sarah Alida Conde O'Shea, grew up in a working-class Catholic family in Kansas. Kathleen's papers include documents and memorabilia from O'Shea's childhood, correspondence, photographs, a small amount of material pertaining to lesbian former nuns, writing research, and video tapes. Sarah's papers include diaries, unpublished memoirs, photographs, memorabilia and genealogical information.
Dates of Materials: 1893 - 2013
Overview 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
Overview 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.
Dates of Materials: 1951 - 2015
Overview Women of color grassroots network; Welfare rights, reproductive rights, and women's health advocacy organization in Oakland, California. Records include publications, pamphlets and catalogs of the WCRC; programming materials, conference reports, background research files, and audiovisual material.
Dates of Materials: 1984 - 2011
- Pamphlets 6
- memorabilia 6
- Audiotapes 5
- Computer media 5
- Writings 5
- clippings 5
- Books 4
- CD-ROMs 4
- DVD-Video discs 4
- Electronic records 4
- Fliers 4
- Notes 4
- reports 4
- African American women 3 ∧ less
- Spanish; Castilian 2
- Portuguese 1
- Alliance Against the Oppression of Women 1
- American Studies Association 1
- Black Women Organized for Action 1
- Burnham, Linda 1
- California Women's Agenda 1
- Coalition for Economic Equity 1
- Gilbert, Ronnie 1
- Gillespie, Marcia Ann 1
- Hernandez, Aileen 1
- International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union 1
- Kennedy, Elizabeth Lapovsky 1
- Korones, Donna 1
- Louie, Miriam Ching Yoon 1
- Ms. 1
- National Organization for Women 1
- National Urban League 1
- National Welfare Rights Organization (U.S.) 1
- National Women's Studies Association 1
- New Jersey Friends of Welfare Rights 1
- O'Shea, Kathleen A. 1 ∧ less