Women -- Legal status, laws, etc -- Connecticut -- 20th century
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 1 Collection or Record:
G.J. Stillson MacDonnell papers
Collection — Multiple Containers
Lawyer; Civic leader; Lobbyist. Papers document the Connecticut women's movement in the 1970s and 1980s, including women's organizations such as the Feminist Credit Union, the Coalition of Connecticut Organizations Concerned with Women's Issues, the Connecticut Commission on the Status of Women, the first rape crisis service and the first battered women's shelter in Connecticut. Topics include the Equal Rights Amendment, gay rights, married women's surname, and taxation of single people.
Dates of Materials: 1970-1987