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Abortion Rights Fund of Western Massachusetts records
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.
Adrienne Germain papers
The Adrienne Germain papers contain the working papers of Adrienne Germain, a champion for women's health and human rights in low-income countries, including essays, research materials, and correspondence related to her work with the Ford Foundation and the International Women's Health Coalition.
Aileen C. Hernandez papers
Alice O. Howell papers
Teacher; Author; Astrologer. Collection includes personal papers and materials pertaining to Howell's career as an astrologer and teacher and practitioner of Jungian cosmology/psychology: a lengthy oral history; teaching materials; diaries; writings; correspondence; publicity materials; subject files; and memorabilia.
American Association of University Women. Connecticut Valley Branch records
Collegiate association. The records document the organization's history, administration, committee activities, membership, and promotional activities. Materials include reports, brochures, correspondence, and printed materials.
American Association of University Women. Massachusetts Division records
The American Association of University Women (AAUW) was founded in 1882 to unite alumnae of different institutions for "practical educational work." The records of the Massachusetts Division of the AAUW include histories, correspondence, reports, clippings, publications and other printed material from western Massachusetts AAUW branches.
American Association of University Women records
Women's collegiate association. Collection conisists primarily of printed material relating to the organization and its Boston and Los Angeles branches.
American Association of University Women. Worcester Branch records
Collegiate association. Records document Executive Committee meetings; annual meetings, membership, programs, club activities, and history of the organization.
American Council of Railroad Women records
An organization of women holding supervisory positions in railroad personnel and service. The records provide insight into the attitudes and motivations of a group of professional women organized for their mutual benefit at a time when most women had "jobs" rather than "careers." Material includes correspondence, minutes, reports, publications, photographs, scrapbooks, and other material which document its history and activities from its founding until 1977.
Andrea Ayvazian papers
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.
Ann Rawley collection of Madeleine L'Engle books and articles
This collection includes articles on Madeleine L'Engle in Smith College Alumnae Quarterly and some of L'Engle's published books.
Annis Pratt papers
Author; Poet; Political activist; Professor, English. The Annis Pratt Papers contain diaries; writings; class notes from Smith College and the University of Wisconsin; published and unpublished poetry; correspondence; records of the Women's Caucus of Modern Languages; and materials pertaining to Pratt's participation in the Smith Centennial Project and to her involvement in the her 35th Smith reunion.
Association of Collegiate Alumnae records
Azalia Emma Peet papers
Missionary and teacher. The Azalia Peet papers consist of photographs, correspondence, memorabilia, and speeches. Of particular interest in the collection diaries and letters written by Peet from Japan, and from the Japanese American internment camps in the United States during World War II. Her early diaries reflect her home life and her personal struggle to come to terms with her vocation.
Barbara van Patten papers
Traveler. This collection consists of diaries and photo albums documenting the van Patten's year-long honeymoon through Europe, Asia, and Africa in 1932-33.
Batya Bauman papers
Bel Kaufman papers
Bernie D. Jones papers
Betsy Hartmann papers
Betsy Hartmann is an activist and author of both fiction and nonfiction publications relating to activism on reproductive rights, women's rights, environmental policy, and American politics and foreign policy. This collection documents Hartmann's professional life, and includes her research, manuscripts, correspondence and speeches.
Betty McGinnis Fradkin collection of research materials on Olive Schreiner
Born on the Cape of Good Hope, South Africa, Olive Schreiner was a writer in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. This collection consists primarily of research materials on Schreiner gathered by Betty McGinnis Fradkin for a proposed biography.
Black Women's Health Imperative records
Canadian-American Women's Committee records
The Canadian-American Women's Committee was founded as an international organization with the aim of developing appreciation and cooperation between the two countries through increased knowledge. Records of the American Section and the Connecticut Branch include material on conferences, field study trips, affiliation with the National Council of Women, student exchanges, and administrative records.
Carmen Vázquez papers
Lesbian activist. The Carmen Vázquez Papers document Vazquez's activism for gay and lesbian rights; they include materials pertaining to gay and lesbian health issues, as well as Vazquez's interest and involvement in broader issues of race and class. The collection includes diaries, correspondence, biographical information, an interview, photographs, memorabilia, writings speeches.
Caroline Maria Seymour Severance papers
Carolyn McDade papers
Born June 19, 1935 to a Southern Baptist family, Carolyn McDade is a feminist, a writer of women's music, and self-described activist. The collection includes personal and professional papers, including correspondence, music, writing, and organizational documents.
Catholics for Choice records
Catholics for Choice (CFC) is an organization which seeks "to serve as a voice for Catholics who believe that the Catholic tradition supports a woman's moral and legal right to follow her conscience in matters of sexuality and reproductive health". The Catholics for Choice records are comprised of organizational records, including correspondence, reports, audiovisual materials, and articles that document the organization's mission and activities.
Center for the Advancement of Women records
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.
Charon Asetoyer papers
Choice USA records
Coalition of Indian-Controlled School Boards Oral History Project Records
Oral history interviews with individuals who made "unrivaled contributions to Indian parental and community control of Indian education." The collection includes audio recordings, partial transcripts, related correspondence and published documents. A large percentage of the interviews are with women and many who were involved in the Indian rights movement, including Rebecca Adamson, the first field coordinator for the coalition.
- Subject: Publications X
- Sophia Smith Collection of Women's History 136
- Smith College Archives 4
- Publications 136
- correspondence 118
- clippings 77
- photographs 74
- articles 63
- reports 57
- Audiotapes 56
- Writings 50
- Electronic records 49
- Financial records 45
- Computer media 43
- Newsletters 43
- Notes 43
- memorabilia 40
- Videotapes 39
- Books 38
- Pamphlets 36
- Brochures 32
- Minutes 30
- Research 30 + ∧ less
- Spanish; Castilian 11
- French 4
- German 3
- Portuguese 2
- Breton 1
- Chinese 1
- Danish 1
- Dutch; Flemish 1
- Hungarian 1
- Italian 1
- Norwegian 1
- Polish 1
- Russian 1
- Swedish 1 + ∧ less
- Planned Parenthood Federation of America 6
- Ms. (periodical) 5
- Sanger, Margaret, 1879-1966 5
- Smith College -- Students 5
- Sophia Smith Collection of Women's History 5
- Steinem, Gloria 5
- International Planned Parenthood Federation 4
- Wattleton, Faye 4
- National Black Women's Health Project 3
- National Organization for Women 3
- National Women's Health Network 3
- Planned Parenthood-World Population (U.S.) 3
- Smith College. School for Social Work 3
- Young Women’s Christian Association of the U.S.A. 3
- Aalfs, Janet E. 2
- Abortion Rights Fund of Western Massachusetts 2
- Alan Guttmacher Institute 2
- American Association of University Women 2
- American Birth Control League 2
- Beggs, Vera W. (Vera Wadsworth) 2 + ∧ less