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Women--Legal status, laws, etc.

 Subject
Subject Source: Unspecified ingested source

Found in 47 Collections and/or Records:

Records of Human Rights for Women, 1966-1978

Collection Identifier: 83-M229
Overview: Correspondence, memos, newsletters, etc., of Human Rights for Women, a research organization working on issues related to discrimination against women and the legal rights of women.

Records of Massachusetts NOW, 1970-2006

Collection Identifier: MC 580; T-381
Overview: Records of the Massachusetts Chapter of the National Organization for Women (NOW) document its efforts on behalf of women's rights and an end to violence against women through lobbying the state legislature, advocating before government agencies, and organizing public demonstrations.

Records of Radcliffe College President Matina Horner, 1972-1989

Collection Identifier: RG II, Series 5
Overview: Official Radcliffe College correspondence, reports, minutes, etc. of Matina Horner, professor and sixth president of Radcliffe College.

Records of the National Abortion Rights Action League, 1968-1976

Collection Identifier: MC 313
Overview: Records of the National Abortion Rights Action League, a national lobbying and membership organization devoted first to obtaining, and later to maintaining, the availability of safe, legal abortion.

Records of the Radcliffe College Seminar on Women, 1951-1959

Collection Identifier: MC 326
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.

Records of the United States President's Commission on the Status of Women, 1961-1963

Collection Identifier: B-26
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."

Woman's rights collection, 1853-1958

Collection Identifier: WRC
Overview: Correspondence, journals, notebooks, speeches, etc., from the unmicrofilmed portion of the Woman's Rights Collection.