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Papers of Marilyn Alexander, 1950-1954

Collection Identifier: A/A377
Overview: Collection includes a narrative of Marilyn Alexander's visit to Georgia to raise awareness for the Rosa Lee Ingram case as an unlawful conviction; a letter from Charles A. Pannell, chairman of the Georgia State Board of Pardons and Paroles to Alexander regarding Ingram; a report on the Women's Committee for Equal Justice delegation visit to Georgia; and a February 1950 issue of Masses & Mainstream with an illustration by Charles White entitled "The Ingram...

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.

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.

Papers of Dorothy I. Height, 1950-2004

Collection Identifier: MC 1121
Overview: Collection includes correspondence (some regarding Dorothy Height's trip to East Africa in 1960), speeches, notes on a workshop, printed material, photographs, and color slides, mostly from her work for Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, the National Council of Negro Women, and the Young Women's Christian Association. The photographs document a Delta Sigma Theta event in New York City in 1951; the color slides are mostly from her travels to West Africa and India, where she was visiting professor at...

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 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 Fran Leeper Buss, 1968-2012

Collection Identifier: MC 788
Overview:

Papers of Fran Leeper Buss include writings, correspondence, clippings, and printed materials, which document her life as a wife and mother, oral historian, teacher, and activist. Also included are notes and transcripts of oral history interviews.

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 Ruth Batson, 1919-2003 (inclusive) 1951-2003 (bulk)

Collection Identifier: MC 590
Overview:

Papers of Boston, Massachusetts, community and civil rights activist Ruth Batson.

Records of the March for Women's Lives, 1988-2004 (inclusive), 2003-2004 (bulk)

Collection Identifier: MC 738
Overview:

Minutes, reports, correspondence, budgets, notes, schedules, and contracts related to the planning, organizing, and executing of the March for Women's Lives, held in Washington, DC, on April 25, 2004.

Records of Transition House, 1975-1991

Collection Identifier: 84-M18--91-M187; Vt-13
Overview:

Newsletters, programs, audiovisual materials, etc., of Transition House, a refuge for battered women and their children in Massachusetts.

Schlesinger Library Luncheon Series audio collection, 1979-1987

Collection Identifier: T-118
Overview:

Audiotapes of talks by speakers featured in the Schlesinger Library Luncheon Series, 1979-1987. Most of the speakers are donors of manuscript collections housed at the library.

Videotape collection of Lynne Conroy, 1979

Collection Identifier: Vt-22
Overview:

Unedited video footage of Pauli Murray includes an interview and a sermon by Lynne Conroy, media consultant for a Women's Educational Equity Act.