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Poor women--United States

 Subject
Subject Source: Unspecified ingested source

Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:

Additional records of Wider Opportunities for Women, Inc., 1966-2003

Collection Identifier: MC 672
Overview: Additional records of Wider Opportunities for Women, Inc., which include administrative and financial records; membership records; minutes; training materials; publications; clippings; and photographs.

Additional records of Wider Opportunities for Women, Inc., 1979-2011

Collection Identifier: 2011-M235
Overview: Additional records documenting local and national programs of Wider Opportunities for Women, Inc., which worked to expand employment opportunities for women through information, employment training, and advocacy.

Papers of Eleanor Skelton Cash, 1940-2010

Collection Identifier: MC 716; T-214
Overview: Journals, correspondence, audiotapes, writings, etc., of Eleanor Skelton Cash, a poet who spent much of her life living in poverty.

Papers of Fran Leeper Buss, 1968-2012

Collection Identifier: MC 788
Overview: Papers of Fran Leeper Buss include writings, correspondence, clippings, and printed materials, which document her life as a wife and mother, oral historian, teacher, and activist. Also included are notes and transcripts of oral history interviews.

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 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.

Videotape collection of the NOW Legal Defense & Education Fund, 1984-1990

Collection Identifier: Vt-67
Overview: Coverage of women's issues through television talk shows and news programs, interviews, public service announcements, and footage of conferences relating to women

Woman to Woman Videotape collection, 1983-1984

Collection Identifier: Vt-27
Overview: Videotapes of "Woman to Woman," a nationally syndicated television talk show with Pat Mitchell, creator, host, and co-producer.

Work and family : low income and minority women talk about their lives, ca.1930-1990

Collection Identifier: MC 420; T-249
Overview: Audiocassettes, transcripts, field notes, etc., generated by Fran Leeper Buss as part of her oral history project, Work and Family: Low Income and Minority Women Talk about Their Lives.