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Audio collection of June Jordan, 1970-2000

Collection Identifier: T-331; Phon-38; CD-13
Overview:

The audio collection of June Jordan, poet, author, activist, and professor.

Biographical files of the Black Women Oral History Project, ca.1879-2011

Collection Identifier: MC 916
Overview:

Articles, resumes, ephemera, and photographs providing additional biographical information about women interviewed for the Schlesinger Library's Black Women Oral History Project. Materials relate to family background, childhood, education, careers, and professional and voluntary accomplishments.

Records of Boston Young Women's Christian Association (Massachusetts), 1858-2005 (inclusive), 1858-1988 (bulk)

Collection Identifier: 89-M3--2015-M220
Overview:

Reports, minutes, correspondence, etc., of the Boston Young Women's Christian Association.

Papers of Angela Y. Davis, 1937-2017 (inclusive), 1968-2006 (bulk)

Collection Identifier: MC 940
Overview:

Writings, correspondence, speeches, and subject files of black feminist philosopher and prison abolitionist Angela Y. Davis.

Interviews of the Black Women Oral History Project, 1976-1981

Collection Identifier: OH-31; T-32
Overview:

The Black Women Oral History Project collection consists of audiotapes and transcripts of 72 oral histories.

Papers of Kathryn M. Johnson, 1948, undated

Collection Identifier: MC 1085
Overview:

Civil rights activist and educator, Kathryn M. Johnson's incomplete autobiography, "The Color Line," undated, and her pamphlet "The Dark Race in the Dawn," 1948.

Papers of Pauli Murray, 1827-1985

Collection Identifier: MC 412; T-194; T-245
Overview:

Correspondence, writings, photographs, etc., of Pauli Murray, lawyer, activist, and first African-American woman ordained as an Episcopal priest.

Papers of Catherine Porter Noyes, 1863-1869

Collection Identifier: A/N952
Overview:

Diary, correspondence, and undated family photograph (photocopy) of Catherine Porter Noyes.

Papers of Leonora O'Reilly, 1861-1928

Collection Identifier: A-39
Overview:

Correspondence, diaries, notebooks, speeches, articles, pamphlets, leaflets, and clippings of Leonora O'Reilly, documenting her work in the labor, suffrage, and peace movements.

Papers of Barbara Deming, 1886-1995

Collection Identifier: MC 408; T-248
Overview:

Correspondence, writings, etc., of Barbara Deming, feminist lesbian author and activist.

Papers of Charlotte Hawkins Brown, 1900-1961

Collection Identifier: A-146; M-92
Overview:

Correspondence, speeches, etc., of Charlotte Hawkins Brown, educator and founder of the Palmer Memorial Institute in Sedalia, North Carolina.

Papers of Cora May Trawick Court, 1875-1970

Collection Identifier: MC 250
Overview:

Correspondence, articles, book reviews, etc., of Cora May Trawick Court, educator.

Papers of Donna M. Finn, 1971-2014

Collection Identifier: MC 882; Vt-280
Overview:

Correspondence, writings, notes, projects, and master's thesis of Donna Finn, Boston-based activist and co-founder of the Dorchester Women's Committee.

Papers of Eleanor G. Coit, 1894-1971

Collection Identifier: MC 391
Overview:

Correspondence, photographs, etc., of Eleanor G. Coit, labor education expert.

Papers of Florence Luscomb, 1856-2001

Collection Identifier: MC 394; T-53; T-70; T-177; Phon 14
Overview:

Papers of architect, suffragist, and political activist, Florence Luscomb.

Papers of Gwendolyn C. Baker, 1942-2015

Collection Identifier: MC 880; DVD-129
Overview:

Correspondence, research, articles, speeches, records and other papers of educator, professor, and activist Gwendolyn C. Baker.

Papers of Helen Lingenfelter Gray, 1901-2017 (inclusive), 1928-1980 (bulk)

Collection Identifier: MC 781
Overview:

Papers of Helen Lingenfelter Gray, lawyer and women's rights and peace activist.

Papers of June Jordan, 1936-2002 (inclusive), 1954-2002 (bulk)

Collection Identifier: MC 513
Overview:

The papers of June Jordan, poet, author, outspoken activist, champion of equal rights for African Americans and women, and professor.

Papers of Justine Wise Polier, 1892-2015

Collection Identifier: MC 413; DVD-120
Overview:

Correspondence, reports, oral histories, photographs, etc., of Justine Wise Polier, judge and authority on juvenile justice.

Papers of Margaret Earhart Smith, 1940-1978

Collection Identifier: A-79
Overview:

Correspondence, minutes, financial records, etc., of Margaret Earhart Smith, educator.

Papers of Margaret Moseley, 1943-1997

Collection Identifier: 96-M142--97-M90; T-274; Vt-86
Overview:

Correspondence, speeches, clippings, etc., of Margaret Moseley, community, peace, and civil rights activist.

Papers of Marita Bonner, 1940-1986

Collection Identifier: SC 97
Overview:

Correspondence, essays, short fiction, photographs, etc., of Marita Bonner, Radcliffe College Class of 1922.

Papers of Marjory Collins, 1904-1985

Collection Identifier: MC 682; T-391
Overview:

Papers of photographer, writer, and political activist Marjory Collins, including biographical information, correspondence, personal and professional essays, photographs, and audiovisual material.

Papers of Mary Peabody, 1883-1997 (inclusive), 1904-1981 (bulk)

Collection Identifier: MC 549
Overview:

Papers of Mary Peabody, member of the Peabody family of Massachusetts, activist, and civic volunteer.

Papers of Mildred Hodgman Mahoney, 1944-1969

Collection Identifier: MC 201
Overview:

Correspondence, articles, speeches, of Mildred Hodgman Mahoney, executive secretary of the Massachusetts Governor's Commission for Racial and Religious Understanding (1943-1946) and chair of the Massachusetts Commission Against Discrimination until 1964.