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Overview Donated by historian and archivist Nancy Sahli, this collection contains fliers, newsletters, articles, letters, postcards, and programs. These materials cover several diverse topics all under the overall subject of the history of Washington DC. These topics include women's rights including records of the Capitol Hill National Organization for Women (NOW) and the Sexuality Task Force, a sub-unit of the D.C. NOW chapter, as well as gay rights topics from Title 34 (D.C.'s law against...
Dates: circa 1905 - 1978; Majority of material found within 1974-1978
Abstract The material in this collection document the efforts of two chapters the Washington D.C. Chapter and the Capitol Hill Chapter of the National Organization for Women. The material in the collection dates from ca. 1971-ca. 1999.
Dates: circa 1971-1999; Majority of material found within 1971 - 1983
Overview This collection contains photographs, slides, scrapbooks, articles, audio cassettes, and correspondence related to the work and life of Dr. Ruth Osborn. Dr. Osborn founded and directed the women's continuing education program at GW titled "Developing New Horizons for Women" from 1964 until her retirement in 1979.
Dates: 1956-2005; Majority of material found within 1963 - 1980
Overview During its time from 1972 through the late 1980s, the Washington Area Women’s Center served both as a space where women could explore aspects of feminism and work on projects dedicated to furthering feminist theory and also practical work to serve as a clearinghouse of advisors and information to help women in the Metropolitan Area explore all options related to changing their lives and asserting their rights. This collection contains newsletters, correspondence, posters, audio recordings,...
Dates: 1966-1989; Majority of material found within 1968 - 1984
- Washington (D.C.) 3
- Feminists 2
- Abortion 1
- Capitol Hill (Washington, D.C.) 1
- Continuing Education for Women Program 1
- Feminist theory 1
- Gay men -- Washington (D.C.) 1
- Gay rights 1
- Lesbian and gay experience 1
- Lesbian feminism 1
- Music 1
- Postcards 1
- Pro-choice movement 1
- Scrapbooks 1
- Stereoscopic photographs 1
- Women's studies 1 ∧ less
- National Organization for Women. Washington, D.C. Chapter 2
- NOW National Task Force on Sexuality & Lesbianism 1
- National Organization for Women 1
- Osborn, Ruth Helm 1
- Sahli, Nancy Ann, 1946 - 1