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Rossi, Alice S., 1922-2009



  • Existence: 1922 - 2009

Found in 18 Collections and/or Records:

Records of Boston N.O.W., 1967-1990

Collection Identifier: 77-M13--96-M48: T-187

Correspondence, minutes, reports, audiotapes, etc., of Boston National Organization for Women, an organization working for legal, economic, and social equality for women.

Papers of Catherine Shipe East, 1941-1996

Collection Identifier: MC 477: T-264: CD-131

Papers of government official and feminist activist Catherine East

Papers of Betty Friedan, 1933-1985

Collection Identifier: MC 575: T-97: T-125: Vt-1: Phon-7

Papers of Betty Friedan, feminist, activist, and author.

Papers of Shelah Gilbert Leader, 1961-2003

Collection Identifier: MC 992

Papers of Shelah Gilbert Leader document her work as recording secretary for the United States National Commission on the Observance of International Women's Year; and include Leader's writings on women.

Records of the National Organization for Women, 1959-2002 (inclusive), 1966-1998 (bulk)

Collection Identifier: MC 496: M-152

Records of the National Organization for Women (1966- ), the largest feminist organization in the United States

Papers of Alice S. Rossi, 1927-2009

Collection Identifier: MC 670: Vt-188: CD-045: DVD-050

Correspondence, professional and autobiographical writings, datebooks, photographs, and audiovisual material of Alice S. Rossi, sociologist, feminist, and a founder of the National Organization for Women and Sociologists for Women in Society.

Papers of Frances Arick Kolb, 1955-1990 (inclusive), 1972-1990 (bulk)

Collection Identifier: MC 481

Papers of Frances Arick Kolb, educational consultant, historian, and Eastern Regional Director and board member of the National Organization for Women.

Papers of Lorine Pruette, 1915-1974

Collection Identifier: MC 306: M-100

Drafts of fictional works, poems, and plays, lectures, radio scripts, correspondence, etc., of Lorine Pruette, psychologist, writer, lecturer, and feminist.

Papers of Marcia Cohen, 1967-1987

Collection Identifier: MC 945

Transcripts of interviews conducted by Marcia Cohen with feminist leaders as well as minutes, correspondence, and other materials documenting the founding of the National Organization for Women (NOW).

Papers of Margaret Cussler, 1957-1977

Collection Identifier: 79-M252

Legal documents, research papers, course material, correspondence, etc., of Margaret Thekla Cussler, sociologist.

Papers of Mary O. Eastwood, 1915-1983 (inclusive), 1961-1977 (bulk)

Collection Identifier: MC 596

Correspondence, minutes, memos, etc., of Mary O. Eastwood, lawyer and feminist.

Papers of NOW officer Betty Blaisdell Berry, 1940-2006 (inclusive), 1967-1977 (bulk)

Collection Identifier: MC 506

Papers of Betty Blaisdell Berry, coordinator of the National Organization for Women's Marriage, Divorce, and Family Relations Task Force and founder of The Marriage and Divorce Press, Inc.

Papers of NOW officer Dolores Alexander, 1960-1973

Collection Identifier: MC 499: T-157

Papers of National Organization for Women executive director Dolores Alexander.

Papers of Sally Hacker, 1951-1991

Collection Identifier: MC 582: T-347

Papers of Sally Hacker, sociologist, professor, and feminist.

Records of Sociologists for Women in Society, 1971-2003

Collection Identifier: 74-203--2004-M15

Records of Sociologists for Women in Society, an organization devoted to promoting professional opportunities for women in sociology, providing job market services, exploring the contributions of sociology to the humanization of sex roles, and serving as guardian for women in the American Sociological Association.

Papers of Freda Friedman Salzman, 1927-1981

Collection Identifier: 83-M100--83-M173: T-155

Correspondence, memoranda, notebooks, etc., of Freda Friedman Salzman, physicist.

Additional papers of Barbara Seaman, 1933-2008 (inclusive), 1966-2006 (bulk)

Collection Identifier: MC 695: CD-61: DVD-76: T-468: Vt-242

Correspondence, letters from readers, press releases, photographs, and writings of Barbara Seaman, feminist, women's health activist, and author.

Records of the Tully-Crenshaw Feminist Oral History Project, 1961-2001 (inclusive), 1990-1993 (bulk)

Collection Identifier: MC 548: T-301

A collection of interviews conducted by and with past officers and members of the National Organization for Women (NOW) regarding the formation of NOW and their roles in the organization. All participants in the project were active in NOW during the late 1960s and 1970s.


Feminism--United States 11
Feminists--United States 9
Women's rights--United States 8
Audiotapes 7
Sex discrimination against women--United States 7
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Equal rights amendments--United States 5
Interviews 5
Transcripts 5
Women--Legal status, laws, etc.--United States 5
Abortion--United States 4
Electronic records 4
Jewish women--United States 4
Journalists--United States 4
Sex discrimination in employment--United States 4
Boycotts--United States 3
Demonstrations--United States 3
Divorced women--United States 3
Equal rights amendments 3
International Women's Year, 1975 3
Manuscripts for publication 3
Married women--United States 3
Oral histories 3
Photographs 3
Sex discrimination against women 3
Speeches 3
Videotapes 3
Web sites 3
Women--Political activity--United States 3
Affirmative action programs 2
Appointment books 2
Associations, institutions, etc. 2
Authors, American 2
Child support--United States 2
Civil rights--United States 2
College teachers--United States 2
Compact discs 2
DVD-Video discs 2
Divorce--United States 2
Do it NOW (Chicago, Ill.) 2
Equal pay for equal work--United States 2
International Women's Year, 1975--United States 2
Lawyers 2
Marriage--United States 2
Minutes 2
Pay equity--United States 2
Second-wave feminism--United States 2
Sex discrimination against women--Law and legislation 2
Sex discrimination in higher education--United States 2
Sex role 2
Sociologists 2
Sociologists--United States 2
United States--Officials and employees 2
Women journalists--United States 2
Women's rights 2
Women--Employment--United States 2
Women--United States--Social conditions 2
Abortion 1
Abortion--Law and legislation--Massachusetts 1
Abused women--Moral and ethical aspects 1
Abused women--United States 1
Affirmative action programs--Law and legislation 1
Affirmative action programs--Massachusetts 1
Affirmative action programs--United States 1
Aging 1
Articles 1
Associations, institutions, etc.--Committees 1
Authors 1
Autobiographies 1
Bibliographies 1
Birth control 1
Birth control--United States 1
Body image--Massachusetts 1
Cancer--Treatment 1
Change 1
Child psychology 1
Civil rights 1
College teachers 1
Contraception 1
Corvallis (Or.)--Social conditions 1
Courtship 1
Day care centers--Massachusetts 1
Democratic National Convention (1968 : Chicago, Ill.) 1
Democratic National Convention (1972 : Miami Beach, Fla.) 1
Democratic National Convention (1976 : New York, N.Y.) 1
Dental assistants 1
Des Moines (Iowa)--Social conditions 1
Diaries 1
Divorce 1
Divorce--Law and legislation--New York (State) 1
Divorce--Law and legislation--United States 1
Drafts (documents) 1
Drugs--Labeling--Law and legislation 1
Education, Higher 1
Educators 1
Engineering--Study and teaching 1
Essays 1
Estrogen--Therapeutic use 1
Executives 1
Family violence--United States 1
Fan mail 1
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