This collection of local newsfilm, documentaries and other programs presents 60 years of social and cultural history of the San Francisco Bay Area. A sample of the many relevant films in this collection follows:
Chicano women's rights (1973);...
This online exhibit documents Bolton's work for a variety of women's rights causes, including seeking protections for rape victims and for laws that would improve the efficiency of prosecuting rape crimes; opening department store lunchrooms to...
Equal Rights Amendment; Rape victims; Women's rights
Oyez provides audio recordings of oral arguments in Supreme Court cases, as well as links to opinions in every case decided by the Court back to 1793. For overviews of many relevant cases in Oyez, see Clare Cushman's Supreme Court Decisions and...
Abortion; Birth control; Jury duty; Pregnancy; Reproductive rights; Sex discrimination; Sex discrimination in employment; Sexual harassment; Women's rights
May Eliza Wright Sewall (1844-1920) worked as an activist and leader for a number of social causes, such as education, women's rights, cultural enrichment, and world peace. This collection includes 470 letters written to May Wright Sewall between...
In addtion to classic feminist works that influenced the thinking of CWLU members, this collection offers selections from Womankind (CWLU's newspaper) and other sources covering such topics as consciousness raising, family life, health,...
Abortion; Feminism; Feminists; Lesbians; Women's rights
This collection features approximately 300 posters
that document women’s activism throughout the
world. These posters cover a wide variety of topics:
discrimination against women; economics; education;
feminism; motherhood; peace movement...
Feminism; Human rights; Reproductive rights; Violence against women; Women's rights
The oral history interviews in this collection document the 1977 Washington State International Women's Year Conference for Women, held in Ellensburg. Feminist and conservative perspectives are represented.
Conservatives; Equal Rights Amendment; Feminists; Women political activists; Women's rights
This collection focuses on the radical origins of the Women's Liberation Movement in the late 1960s and the early 1970s. Documents are organized under these subject categories: "General and Theoretical;" "Medical and Reproductive Rights;" "Music;"...
African American women; Feminism; Lesbian feminism; Women's rights
The 3,500 posters and handbills in this collection cover a range of social and political issues, and date from 1965 to 1980. Note that images display only as thumbnails outside of the Library of Congress.
Abortion; Equal Rights Amendment; Feminism; Lesbians; Sexism; Women's rights
Contextual essays precede small collections of primary sources covering "Breaking into the Temperance Movement, 1852-1853;" "Building the Woman's Rights Movement, 1853-1856;" "Aiding the Antislavery Movement, 1856-1859;" and "Combining Movements,...
Antislavery movements; Temperance; Women social reformers; Women's rights
This digital collection brings together four collections from the Washington State Archives: the Governor's Commission on the Status of Women; Records of the Washington State Women's Council, 1971-1978; Records of the Washington State Governor’s...
Pay equity; Women -- Legal status, laws, etc.; Women's rights
This chronological overview offers a wide range of supporting primary sources, such as documents on the Civil War homefront; letters by nurses during World War I; and state regulations for women workers (1920).
Civil War, 1861-1865; Women -- Suffrage; Women's rights; World War, 1914-1918; World War, 1939-1945;
United States -- Wisconsin
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