Additional records of 9 to 5, National Association of Working Women, 1972-1986
Language of Materials
Conditions Governing Use
Copying. Records may be copied in accordance with the library's usual procedures.
5 linear feet ((5 cartons) plus 1 oversize folder, electronic records)
Series II, Financial, includes primarily budget information, and records of the 9 to 5 auction and other fundraising events: publicity, programs, etc.
Series III, Membership/Outreach, includes press releases and other material concerning National Secretaries Week; program and other conference material for the Summer School for Working Women; miscellaneous clippings re: 9 to 5, information on the 9 to 5 television series and movie; and records of the canvass: correspondence, reports, agendas, evaluations, forms, etc.
Series IV, Industry-based committees, contains correspondence, speeches, minutes, legal documents, publicity, and other records documenting 9 to 5 campaigns in the insurance and banking industries.
Series V, Issue-based committees, includes correspondence, notes, minutes, agendas, clippings, publicity, and research material concerning the Boston Survey Group; correspondence, notes, agendas, publicity, etc., of the Equal Employment Opportunity Committee and the Health and Safety Committee, particularly regarding the latter's concern with video display terminals. Other issues documented in this series include stress on the job, especially as it pertained to the PATCO (Professional Air Traffic Controllers Organization) strike; minorities; crime; voter registration; and the Boston Job Ordinance. Also included are publications of working women's groups in other U.S. cities.
Folder headings in quotation marks are those of 9 to 5 staff.
- Series I. Administrative: #1-60, E.1
- Series II. Financial: #61-75
- Series III. Membership/outreach: #76-100
- Series IV. Industry-based committees: #101-130
- Series V. Issue-based committees: #131-178
Immediate Source of Acquisition
These addenda to the records of 9 to 5 were given to the Schlesinger Library by 9 to 5, National Association of Working Women in June 1988 and June 1989.
Accession numbers: 88-M96, 89-M104
Processed by: Anne Engelhart
Date: January 1992
The following items have been removed from the collection:
- Publications, agendas, meeting summaries, etc., of Coalition of Labor Union Women; donated to the Walter P. Reuther Library, Wayne State University on January 1992.
- Carton 1: 1-30
- Carton 2: 31-48, 52, 57-60
- Carton 3: 61-89, 92-113
- Carton 4: 114-125, 127-147
- Carton 5: 148-178
By: Anne Engelhart
- 9 to 5, National Association of Working Women (U.S.). Additional records of 9 to 5, National Association of Working Women, 1972-1986: A Finding Aid
- Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America
- Processing of this collection was made possible by a gift from Clara Goldberg Schiffer.
- EAD ID
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