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African American women

 Subject
Subject Source: Unspecified ingested source

Found in 30 Collections and/or Records:

Additional records of 9 to 5, National Association of Working Women (U.S.), 1972-1985

Collection Identifier: 82-M189--86-M213; T-78
Overview: Addenda to the records (79-M116--81-M121) of 9 to 5, National Association of Working Women (U.S.).

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.

Family papers of Linda Crichlow White, 1929-2014

Collection Identifier: 2019-M41
Overview: Family papers primarily documenting the family life of African American seamstress and boarding house matron Goldie Glover Bruce and her three children.

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.

Focus on Women Videotapes, 1983-1993

Collection Identifier: Vt-59
Overview: Half-hour interviews aired on Focus on Women, a television show featuring women of achievement.

Friends of the Schlesinger Library Audiotape Collection, 1970-1996

Collection Identifier: RA.T-127
Overview: Recordings of events sponsored by the Friends of the Schlesinger Library, whose contributions support library acquisitions and preservation.

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.

Interviews of the Women in the Federal Government Oral History Project, 1981-1983

Collection Identifier: OH-40; T-114
Overview: Tapes and transcripts of oral histories and supporting documentation from the Women in the Federal Government Oral History Project, an oral history project of the Schlesinger Library.

Bill of sale for Mary, an enslaved woman, October 1838

Collection Identifier: A/K365
Overview: Bill of sale transferring ownership of Mary, a 17-year-old enslaved "Negro" woman, from Press G. Kennett to Reuben Mullens and Thomas Hauser in Pendleton County, Kentucky, in 1838.

May Laidley Letter, 16 March 1865?

Collection Identifier: A/L184
Overview: Letter from May Laidley of New Richmond, Ohio, to Mrs. G. W. Summers of Kanawah County, West Virginia, describing Laidley's visits with an unnamed African American woman who is an acquaintance of the Summers family and may have been enslaved by them.