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Additional papers of Ann Hunter Popkin, 1954-1979

Collection Identifier: MC 621
Overview:

Addenda to the papers of educator, sociologist, feminist, and activist Ann Hunter Popkin.

Additional papers of Edith Banfield Jackson, 1870-1985

Collection Identifier: MC 853
Overview:

Addenda to the papers (MC 304) of Edith Banfield Jackson, pediatrician and child psychiatrist, includes correspondence with colleagues, photographs and documentation of early day care centers, family correspondence, and patient records.

Additional papers of Florence Luscomb, 1888-1988

Collection Identifier: MC 625; T-177
Overview:

Additional papers including photographs, correspondence, statements, flyers, datebooks, etc., of social and political activist Florence Luscomb.

Additional papers of the Alger family, ca.1850-1980 (inclusive), 1918-1980 (bulk)

Collection Identifier: 1632--80-M189
Overview:

Addenda to the papers (A-103) of the Alger family from New England, including correspondence, photographs, and account books.

Additional records of the National Organization for Women, 1970-2011

Collection Identifier: MC 666
Overview:

Additional records of the National Organization for Women (NOW), the largest feminist organization in the United States.

Albert Sacks papers

Collection Identifier: HOLLIS 5978318
Overview:

Papers relating to the professional life of Albert M. Sacks’s including tenure at Harvard Law School as both faculty (1952-1967, 1982-1990) and Dean (1971-1981), his co-authorship of The Legal Process with Henry Hart (pub. 1958), and presidency of American Association of Law Schools (1980-1981).

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...

American Bar Association. Bill of Rights Committee. Records

Collection Identifier: HOLLIS 601596
Overview:

The collection contains materials relating to specific civil rights cases of the 1938-1942 period, such as Hague v. C.I.O., West Virginia v. Barnette, and Minersville School District v. Gobitis.

Audio collection of the National Organization for Women, 1966-1991

Collection Identifier: T-29
Overview:

Audiotapes of National Organization for Women national board meetings, national conference proceedings and workshops, interviews, and speeches.

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.

Letters of Alice Stone Blackwell, 1921-1950

Collection Identifier: MC 1026
Overview:

Blackwell's letters from the American Civil Liberties Union and other civil liberties organizations.

Charles Culp Burlingham papers

Collection Identifier: HOLLIS 601600
Overview:

Papers relating to Charles C. Burlingham's personal and professional affairs, cultural affairs in New York City, efforts on behalf of civic and judicial reform, alumni activities with Harvard College and Columbia University Law School, espousal of civil liberties causes, and work on behalf of the Episcopal Church.

Clarence Clyde Ferguson papers

Collection Identifier: LAW-MMS-139
Overview:

Papers include background material for Ferguson's Seminar on Human Rights; material relating to his mission to Biafra, his ambassadorship to Uganda; material relating to Overseas Development Council, U.N. Assembly.

David Dickinson Potter papers

Collection Identifier: H MS c542
Overview: The David Dickinson Potter papers, 1859-2014 (inclusive), 1958-2014 (bulk) consist of papers, as well as some electronic media, film, slides, photographs, and photographic negatives, produced as a result of Potter’s professional activities as a neurobiologist and teacher in the Harvard Medical School Department of Neurobiology, and from his work as a mentor and advocate for underrepresented students at Harvard Medical School. The collection also includes records from Potter’s work...

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 Catharine Deveney Dunham, 1887-1919

Collection Identifier: A-19
Overview:

Speeches by Catharine Deveney Dunham, a delegate-at-large of the Woman's Christian Temperance Union.

Ed Pincus Collection

Collection Identifier: hfa00023
Overview: This collection contains film and video materials produced by documentary filmmaker Ed Pincus in collaboration with David Neuman, Steve Asher, and Lucia Small from the beginning of his career in 1967 to his reappearance in 2007, as well as nine 16mm projection prints from his personal film collection. The majority of the collection consists of 16mm projection prints, internegatives, track negatives, and original camera reversal elements of Pincus and his collaborators' documentary films from...

Erwin N. (Erwin Nathaniel) Griswold papers

Collection Identifier: HOLLIS1347560
Overview:

Material covers Griswold's professional career as teacher, scholar, and private consultant, also his public service. Among his papers one significant group pertains to his work as a member of the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights, and of the Hague Conference on Private International Law. Other material relates to his legal writings, and to special trips he took to Africa and Russia.

Papers of Cynthia Anthonsen Foster, 1825-2007 (inclusive), 1915-2007 (bulk)

Collection Identifier: MC 653
Overview:

Papers of civil rights, peace, and social justice activist, Cynthia Anthonsen Foster.

Fred Norman Fishman papers

Collection Identifier: HOLLIS 2553365
Overview:

Contains correspondence with Felix Frankfurter and other law clerks of Frankfurter, mainly focusing on gossip about family and friends.

Gary J. Greenberg papers

Collection Identifier: HOLLIS015029461
Overview:

Papers documenting the career of Harvard Law School graduate, Gary Greenberg, both as a lawyer at the Department of Justice during the late 1960s, as well as his personal interest in civil rights.

Papers of Jean V. Hardisty, 1954-2015 (inclusive), 1976-2008 (bulk): A Finding Aid

Collection Identifier: MC 1018; T-524; Vt-294
Overview:

Professional correspondence, writings, photographs, and reports of political scientist and social activist Jean V. Hardisty.

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...

Herman LaRue Brown papers

Collection Identifier: HOLLIS 601613
Overview:

Papers relating to Brown's work on behalf of civil liberties, legal services for the poor, and various political causes, his service as U.S. Assistant Attorney General, 1917-1919, and in other capacities for Massachusetts and the Federal Government during World War II, his education at Phillips Exeter Academy, Harvard College, and Harvard Law School, and his interest in alumni affairs.

Additional papers of Vilma R. Hunt, 1836-2013 (inclusive), 1940-2005 (bulk)

Collection Identifier: MC 807; T-509; DVD-111
Overview:

Correspondence, writings, speeches, appointment books, meeting minutes, audiocassettes, DVDs, and electronic records of Vilma Hunt, dentist, scientist, researcher, writer, environmental activist, and feminist. Some material related to her husband, Edward Eyre Hunt, and his family, is also included.