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Women--Legal status, laws, etc.--United States

 Subject
Subject Source: Unspecified ingested source

Found in 83 Collections and/or Records:

Papers of NOW officer Mary Jean Collins, 1966-1988

Collection Identifier: MC 493: T-498
Overview:

Papers of National Organization for Women officer, Mary Jean Collins, Midwest Regional Director, National Board member, and Action Vice President.

Papers of NOW officer Mordeca Jane Pollock, 1969-1976

Collection Identifier: MC 487
Overview:

Papers of National Organization for Women board member Mordeca Jane Pollock.

Papers of NOW officer Patricia Ireland, 1972-2005

Collection Identifier: MC 663: Vt-189
Overview:

Papers of Patricia Ireland, feminist activist, lawyer, and former president of the National Organization for Women, include correspondence, reports, legal case files, notes, and other research and printed materials regarding NOW's work for women's rights and social justice.

Papers of NOW officer Shirley Bernard, 1966-1981

Collection Identifier: MC 491
Overview:

Papers of National Organization for Women officer Shirley Bernard, coordinator of NOW's Western Region.

Papers of Patricia Gold, 1964-1990

Collection Identifier: MC 430
Overview:

Correspondence, research papers, clippings, etc., of Patricia Gold, feminist and nurse.

Papers of the Bradley family, 1813-2009

Collection Identifier: MC 424: T-162
Overview:

Correspondence, family and business records, journals, etc., of the Bradley, Merry, and Aldis families from New England.

Papers of Toni Carabillo and Judith Meuli, ca.1890-2008 (inclusive), 1950-2005 (bulk)

Collection Identifier: MC 725: T-405: DVD-24: CD-71
Overview:

Personal and professional papers, including correspondence, appointment calendars, photograph/scrapbook albums and other photographs, writings, notes, research and printed materials, audiocassettes etc., of feminists and National Organization for Women officers Toni Carabillo and Judith Meuli, who were politically active in California and nationally.

Joshua Prager Collection on Norma McCorvey and Roe v. Wade, 1926-2018 (inclusive), 1989-2007 (bulk)

Collection Identifier: MC 1031
Overview:

Collection includes original material belonging to Norma McCorvey, as well as Joshua Prager's material (such as articles, correspondence, court documents, etc.) compiled during the course of his research for a book about Roe v. Wade.

Records of the Project on Equal Education Rights, 1966-1991

Collection Identifier: MC 607: T-470
Overview:

Records of PEER, a project of the National Organization for Women Legal Defense & Education Fund (NOW LDEF), established in 1974 to monitor the government's progress in enforcing federal laws against sex discrimination in the public schools.

Records of the Project on the Status and Education of Women, 1969-1991 (inclusive), 1971-1985 (bulk)

Collection Identifier: MC 557: T-81: Vt-9
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.

Records of Legal Momentum, 1978-2011

Collection Identifier: MC 727: Vt-240: DVD-73
Overview:

Correspondence; conference material; grant proposals; legal files; legislative material; minutes; project and planning files; publications; resource material; audiovisual materials, etc., reflecting Legal Momentum's work to advance the rights of women and girls through litigation and public policy advocacy.

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 the National Association of Women Judges, 1979-1997 (inclusive), 1979-1989 (bulk)

Collection Identifier: MC 436: T-255: Vt-73
Overview:

Records of the National Association of Women Judges, an organization that was founded in 1979 to address legal, educational, social, and ethical issues facing women judges and to increase the number of women judges in the judiciary.

Records of the National Association of Women Lawyers, 1913-1999

Collection Identifier: MC 740
Overview:

By-laws, minutes, annual reports, financial records, publications, clippings, photographs, and membership records of the National Association of Women Lawyers, a voluntary legal organization promoting the interests of women lawyers and advocating for women's rights.

Records of the National Center on Women and Family Law, 1977-1996

Collection Identifier: 96-M105--96-M154
Overview:

Correspondence, publications, mailings, etc., of the National Center on Women and Family Law, a legal services organization for women and men on a wide range of issues, including domestic abuse, child support, and child custody.

Records of the NOW Legal Defense & Education Fund, 1968-2008

Collection Identifier: MC 623: T-200: Vt-177: DVD-57: MP-12: Phon-54
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 Women's Bar Association of Massachusetts, 1975-ca.2012

Collection Identifier: MC 818
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.

Records of the Women's Equity Action League, 1967-1990

Collection Identifier: MC 500
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.

Records of Reproductive Health Technologies Project, 1992-2017

Collection Identifier: MC 934; T-542; CD-115; Vt-288; DVD-138
Overview:

Minutes, reports, correspondence, videotapes, audiotapes, posters, and publications related to the Reproductive Health Technologies Project.

American women's rights movement interviews by Leila J. Rupp and Verta A. Taylor, 1979-1983

Collection Identifier: T-311: MC 635
Overview:

Collection contains audiotapes and transcripts of interviews conducted by Rupp and Taylor with women who played significant roles in the American women's rights movement.

Papers of Bernice Resnick Sandler, 1963-2008

Collection Identifier: MC 558: PhotoCD-4: CD-26: T-290: Vt-151
Overview:

Correspondence, writings, testimonies, speeches, subject files, photographs, and audiovisual material of Bernice Resnick Sandler, feminist and activist specializing in educational equity for women, gender issues in higher education, and other issues of women's rights and equality.

Papers of Lynn Hecht Schafran, 1957-2013

Collection Identifier: MC 825: Vt-67: T-563
Overview:

Awards, correspondence, calendars, educational material, speeches, writings, photographs, memorabilia, audiovisual material, etc., of Lynn Hecht Schafran, attorney, women's rights activist, and judicial educator.

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.

Papers of Ann Scott, 1932?-1976

Collection Identifier: 91-M132--93-M1: T-275: Vt-89
Overview:

Correspondence, photographs, financial records, etc., of Ann London Scott, vice-president for legislation of the National Organization for Women and a founder of the Buffalo, New York, chapter of NOW.

Papers of NOW officer Faith Seidenberg, 1969-1977

Collection Identifier: MC 490
Overview:

Papers of National Organization for Women officer Faith Seidenberg, NOW's Legal Vice President.