National Organization for Women, San José/South Bay Chapter Records

collection

Campus:
San Jose State University
Library:
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library
Subject(s):
National Organization for Women -- California ; National Organization for Women -- Silicon Valley (Calif.) ; Women's rights -- San Francisco Bay Area (Calif.)
Description:
The National Organization for Women, San José/South Bay Chapter, consists of administrative files, correspondence, publicity, outreach, publications, reports and photographs. The collection records the day-to-day functions of the organization and illustrates the Chapter's involvement in local and national politics and the influence of a grassroots movement in local government. The Chapter worked as a proponent to women's rights in the Feminist Capital of the World and it promoted women's rights through support for the Equal Rights Amendment. The collection is organized into two series: I. Administrative Files, 1971-2005. II. Outreach and Publicity, 1971-2007.
Dates covered:
1971-2007
Language(s):
English
Collection Size:
2.92 linear feet
For more information:
Additional Information
Citation Sample:
National Organization for Women, San José/South Bay chapter, MSS-2008-03-02, San José State University Library Special Collections & Archives.
Collection policy:
Open for research