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COLLECTION Identifier: SC 104

Records of the Ad-Hoc Committee for Concerns of Women at Harvard and Radcliffe, 1977-1989

Overview

Agendas, minutes, programs, questionnaires, letters, etc., of the Ad-Hoc Committee for the Concerns of Women at Harvard and Radcliffe.

Dates

  • 1977-1989

Language of Materials

Materials in English.

Access Restrictions:

Access. Collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright. Copyright in the records created by Ad-Hoc Committee for Concerns of Women at Harvard and Radcliffe as well as 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

1.04 linear feet (2+1/2 file boxes)
The collection includes agendas, minutes, memoranda, programs, and questionnaires on women's issues such as the hiring of minority and women staff and faculty, pay equity, health, staff-development, and sexual harassment. There are also letters protesting the closing of the Radcliffe Forum office in 1980.

HISTORY

The Ad-Hoc Committee for the Concerns of Women at Harvard and Radcliffe (CCW) was formed in 1977 under the sponsorship of the Radcliffe Forum. Its purpose was to act as a clearing-house for women's issues, to create a university-wide network of women, to sponsor conferences and other programs, and to publicize women's concerns. Rotating co-chairs are senior administrators, and have included Simone Reagor, Constance Buchanan, Angela Giral, Ann Ramsay, and Phyllis Stein.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Accession number: R89-7

These records were transferred to the Radcliffe College Archives in April 1989 by Jill Chamberlain, Co-chair of the Committee.

CONTAINER LIST

  1. Box 1: 1-8
  2. Box 2: 9-29
  3. Box 3: 30-39

Processing Information

Processed: April 1989

By: Jane S. Knowles
Link to catalog
Title
Ad-Hoc Committee for Concerns of Women at Harvard and Radcliffe. Records of the Ad-Hoc Committee for Concerns of Women at Harvard and Radcliffe, 1977-1989: A Finding Aid
Author
Radcliffe College Archives, Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America
EAD ID
sch01104

Repository Details

Part of the Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute Repository

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