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Overview: Records of the National Organization for Women Legal Defense & Education Fund (NOW LDEF), founded in 1970 to fight gender inequality in the United States through litigation and public policy advocacy.
Records of the Project on the Status and Education of Women, 1969-1991 (inclusive), 1971-1985 (bulk)
Overview: Records (including correspondence, publications, meeting notes, government testimonies, and research files) of the Project on the Status and Education of Women, a project of the Association of American Colleges focusing on improving access to and achieving equity in higher education for women.
Overview: Typescripts or reprints of papers presented at the Radcliffe College Seminar on Women, a joint project of the Radcliffe Seminars and the Women’s Archives (now the Schlesinger Library) in 1951.
Overview: Minutes, transcripts, reports, etc., of the United States President's Commission on the Status of Women, established by President John F. Kennedy in 1961 to examine the needs and rights of women and to make recommendations for "the diminution of barriers that result in waste, injustice, and frustration."
Overview: Records, including by-laws, minutes, correspondence, and legal documents, of the Women's Bar Association of Massachusetts, an organization founded to promote the advancement of women in the legal profession and the interests of women in society.
Overview: Addenda to the records of the Women's Equity Action League (WEAL), a national membership organization with state affiliates, founded in 1968 and dedicated to improving the status and lives of all women primarily through education, litigation, and legislation.
Overview: By-laws, minutes, correspondence, etc., of the Women's Equity Action League of Massachusetts, which was "committed to the economic development and advancement of Massachusetts women."
Overview: Minutes, annual reports, financial records, legislative campaign material, membership records, training materials, publications, photographs, memorabilia, audiovisual material, and clippings of the Women's State-Wide Legislative Network of Massachusetts, a grassroots advocacy organization for women.
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.
Overview: Videotapes of interviews, marches, press conferences, etc., of the National Organization for Women, the largest feminist organization in the United States.