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COLLECTION Identifier: MC 1154

Records of the Massachusetts Coordinating Committee for the National Observance of International Women's Year (1977), 1977-1978

Overview

Programs, reports, photographs, etc., of the Massachusetts Coordinating Committee for the National Observance of International Women's Year.

Dates

  • 1977-1978

Language of Materials

Materials in English.

Access Restrictions:

Access. Unrestricted.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright. Copyright in the records created by the Massachusetts Coordinating Committee for the National Observance of International Women's Year is held by the President and Fellows of Harvard College for the Schlesinger Library. Copyright in other papers in the collection may be held by their authors, or the authors' heirs or assigns.

Copying. Papers may be copied in accordance with the library's usual procedures.

Extent

1 linear feet ((1 carton) plus 1 folio+ folder, 1 oversize folder, 7 photograph folders, 285 slides)

Reports, programs, correspondence, brochures, clippings, photographs and slides. Contains the original and a copy of Governor Dukakis' proclamation declaring June 1977 International Women's month. Also papers of the Massachusetts Nominating Committee to send delegates to Houston.

Photographs in this collection were re-processed in May 2016. All other files remain in the same order.

HISTORY

The Massachusetts Coordinating Committee was organized to choose delegates to the International Women's Year Conference held in Houston, Texas in November 1977 and to discuss issues to be considered in Houston.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Accession number: 78-M227, 78-M222, 78-M210

Processing Information

Preliminary folder list: December 4, 1978

By: Bert Hartry

Updated: May 2016

By: Lillianne Keaney

This collection was previously cataloged as 78-M227--78-M210.

Title
Massachusetts Coordinating Committee for the National Observance of International Women's Year (1977). Records of the Massachusetts Coordinating Committee for the National Observance of International Women's Year (1977), 1977-1978: A Finding Aid
Author
Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America
Language of description
eng
EAD ID
sch00307

Repository Details

Part of the Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute Repository

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