Records, 1966-1997 (inclusive).


National Association of Women Judges (U.S.). Records, 1966-1997 (inclusive).

Records, 1966-1997 (inclusive).

Collection includes short histories, bylaws, resolutions, correspondence, speeches, minutes, membership directories, programs and other conference material, newsletters and other publications, legal and financial records, reports, clippings, oral history interviews, and audio and videotapes.

17.5 linear ft.

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Spencer, Vaino. (person)

National Association of Women Judges (U.S.) (corporateBody)

Founded in 1979, the National Association of Women Judges "seeks to promote the administration of justice; to discuss and formulate solutions to legal, educational, social, and ethical problems encountered by women judges; to increase the number of women judges so that the judiciary more appropriately reflects the role of women in a democratic society." It also initiates studies of gender bias in the courts. From the description of [Videotape collection] [videorecording]. 1979-1993. ...

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The National Women's Political Caucus was formed in 1971 as a multiparty organization seeking to gain an equal voice and place for women in the political process at the local, state and national levels. The caucus and its state affiliates support women candidates for elective and appointive offices and seek to ensure that women hold policy-making positions in political parties. They have lobbied in state legislatures for the Equal Rights Amendment, women's reproductive rights, and other measures...

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Geraldine Anne "Gerry" Ferraro (August 26, 1935 – March 26, 2011) was the first female vice-presidential nominee representing a major American political party. She served in the United States House of Representatives from 1979 to 1985 and in 1984 was the Democratic Party's vice presidential nominee, running alongside former vice president Walter Mondale. She was also an ambassador, attorney, journalist, author, and businesswoman. Ferraro grew up in New York City and worked as a public school ...

Sullivan, Marilyn M. (person)

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Schneider, Elizabeth, 1980- (person)

American visitor to South Africa. From the description of Elizabeth Schneider letters, 1977. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 754870860 ...

Ness, Susan Paula, 1948- (person)

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Davis, Mattie Belle, 1910-2003 (person)

Miami, Florida Judge. From the description of Papers, 1936-1997. (Florida International University). WorldCat record id: 50640051 ...

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Sandra Day O’Connor was born in El Paso, Texas, March 26, 1930. She married John Jay O’Connor III in 1952 and has three sons - Scott, Brian, and Jay. She received her B.A. and LL.B. from Stanford University. She served as Deputy County Attorney of San Mateo County, California from 1952–1953 and as a civilian attorney for Quartermaster Market Center, Frankfurt, Germany from 1954–1957. From 1958–1960, she practiced law in Maryvale, Arizona, and served as Assistant Attorney General of Arizona from ...

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Bloom, Barbara, 1950- (person)

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Ginsburg, Ruth Bader, 1933-2020 (person)

Ruth Bader Ginsburg (born Joan Ruth Bader, March 15, 1933 – September 18, 2020), also known by her initials RBG, was an American jurist who served as an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States from 1993 until her death in 2020. She was nominated by President Bill Clinton on June 14, 1993, and had served since August 10, 1993. Ginsburg became the second of four female justices to be confirmed to the Court after Sandra Day O'Connor, the two others being Sonia Sotomayor and Elen...

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Rand, Elena. (person)

Schafran, Lynn Hecht (person)

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Younger, Judith. (person)

Hunt, Karen (person)

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Wahl, Rosalie E. (Rosalie Erwin), 1924- (person)

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Howard, A.E. Dick (person)

A. E. Dick Howard, law professor at the University of Virginia School of Law, was the Executive Director of the Commission on Constitutional Revision, 1968-1969; special counsel to the Special Session of the General Assembly, 1969-1970; and director of the bi-partisan organization, Virginians for the Constitution, 1970. From the description of Papers on the revision of Virginia's constitution, 1968-1971. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 20969159 Theodore Rooseve...

Ellerin, Betty Weinberg (person)