Papers, 1941-1996 (inclusive).

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Papers, 1941-1996 (inclusive).

This collection documents East's efforts to improve women's legal, political, and economic status, and reflects her service on various federal, state and international commissions on women, as well as her active participation on behalf of the Equal Rights Amendment and other major issues in a variety of women's organizations (e.g. National Women's Political Caucus, National Organization for Women Legal Defense and Education Fund). Included are correspondence, memoranda, speeches, reports, court cases and background material, calendars, mailing lists, photographs, audio tapes, and printed material relating to numerous women's issues and organizations; correspondence, speeches and other papers re: East's role in the presidential campaign of John Anderson; story notes and related material by journalist Vera Glaser; and photographs. There are very few personal papers.

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Allan, Virginia R., 1916-1999

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Gray, Elizabeth Dodson, 1929-

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Gunderson, Barbara.

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Brauer, Carl M., 1946-....

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Brauer earned his Harvard AM in 1969 and his PhD in 1973. From the description of Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr. : liberal romantic historian / by Carl M. Brauer. January 15, 1969. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 228513336 ...

Chayes, Antonia Handler, 1929-....

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Avery, Nina Belle Horton.

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Finch, Robert, 1900-1995

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Anguiano, Lupe

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Carpenter, Liz

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Conable, Charlotte Williams, 1929-...

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Bradlee, Benjamin C.

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Freeman, John

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Curtis, Charlotte, 1928-1987

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Freed, Doris Jonas

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Ginsburg, Ruth Bader, 1933-2020

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Gardner, G. H. F.

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Farrell, Warren T.

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Dorsen, Norman

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Professor Dorsen graduated from Columbia University in 1950 and the Harvard Law School in 1953, where he was an editor of the Harvard Law Review (1951-1953). Then, as First Lieutenant in the U.S. Army, he served as an Assistant to the General Counsel of Secretary of the Army (1953-1955); in this capacity he assisted Army attorney Joseph Welch throughout the 1954 Army McCarthy Hearings. Following a Fulbright grant to the London School of Economics (1955 1956), he served as a law cler...

Crisp, Mary Dent, 1923-

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Crisp worked for the Republican Party for over twenty years at the local and state level in Arizona, as vice-chair of the Western States Republican Conference, and as secretary and co-chair (1977-1980) of the Republican National Committee. When the Republican ended their 40-year commitment to passage of the Equal Rights Amendment in 1980, Crisp left the party to chair John Anderson's campaign for President. A member of the boards of the Women's Economic Roundtable, the American Civil Liberties U...

Glaser, Vera.

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Armistead, Betty.

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A feminist and campaigner for women's rights, Armistead served on the Florida Commission on the Status of Women, and on the state Republican Executive Committee, and was a member of the National Organization for Women. From the description of Papers, 1970-1976 (inclusive). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 122471263 ...

Fraser, Arvonne S.

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The Center on Women and Public Policy was established in May, 1985 in the Hubert H. Humphrey Institute of Public Affairs, with Arvonne Fraser as senior fellow. It is the first center at a major U.S. University to be devoted speficically to women's policy issues. The Center's focus is worldwide,and it assesses the impact of women's organizations on the status of women. From the description of Publications of the Center on Women and Public Policy, 1985-1988. (University of Minnesota, M...

Anderson, Marie, 1916-

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Colom, Audrey Rowe.

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Gutwillig, Jacqueline Goyette, 1906-2005

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Jacqueline Goyette Gutwillig (b. July 15, 1906, Canada-d. Aug. 25, 2005), former Womens Army Corp officer and chairwoman of Citizens' Advisory Council on the Status of Women. From the description of Gutwillig, Jacqueline Goyette, 1906-2005 (U.S. National Archives and Records Administration). naId: 10600784 ...

Brown, Carol.

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Eisler, Rianne Tennenhaus.

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Doar, John, 1921-

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Berry, Betty Blaisdell.

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Berry (B.A., Smith College, 1944; M.A., New York University, 1968) was national coordinator of the Marriage and Divorce Task Force of the National Organization for Women, 1968-1973. As coordinator, she founded and edited the task force newsletter and developed and conducted numerous workshops on marriage and divorce. Berry was active in the New York chapter of NOW as recording secretary (1967-1968) and as chair of the chapter's Marriage and the Family Committee (1967-1971). In 1974 she received ...

Emerson, Thomas I. (Thomas Irwin), 1907-1991

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Lawyer. From the description of Reminiscences of Thomas Irwin Emerson : oral history, 1953. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 309734528 From the description of Reminiscences of Thomas Irwin Emerson : oral history, 1955. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 309737818 Thomas Irwin Emerson was born in Passaic, New Jersey, on July 12, 1907. He graduated from Yale College in 1928 and from Yale Law School in 1...

Alsop, Stewart.

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American journalist and author. From the description of Stewart Alsop collection, 1958-1973. (Boston University). WorldCat record id: 70976450 Stewart Johonnot Oliver Alsop (1914-1974) was an American newspaper columnist and political analyst. A graduate of Yale University (1936), he was an editor at Doubleday and wrote a regular column for the New York Times for nearly fifteen years. He is also the author of several books on politics and journalism. From the gui...

Chassler, Sey.

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Sey Chassler was editor-in-chief of Redbook magazine. From the description of Papers, 1973-1985 (inclusive). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 232008032 ...

Carden, Maren Lockwood

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Maren Lockwood Carden earned her Ph.D. from Harvard in 1963. She became a sociologist who wrote on feminism; she was a fellow at the Radcliffe Institute from 1970-1972. From the description of Student notes, 1956-1959. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 77066954 Sociologist (University of London, B.Sc., 1955; University of Maryland, M.A., 1957; Harvard University, Ph.D., 1963), Carden received a variety of grants, was a fellow at the Radcliffe Institute (1961, 1970-19...

Dewey, Ellen Sim

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Bayh, Birch, 1928-....

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The Patent and Trademark Act Amendments of 1980, introduced as the University and Small Business Patent Procedures Act and commonly known as the Bayh-Dole Act, were enacted on December 12, 1980 (P.L. 96-517). The Bayh Dole Act established procedures through which universities, small businesses, and non-profit corporations could control intellectual property resulting from federally funded research. Co-sponsored by Senators Birch Bayh of Indiana and Robert Dole of Kansas, it was the culmination o...

Falk, Gail.

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Bell, Carolyn Shaw

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Fenwick, Millicent, 1910-1992

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Millicent Vernon Hammond Fenwick (February 25, 1910 – September 16, 1992) was an American fashion editor, politician and diplomat. A four-term Republican member of the United States House of Representatives from New Jersey, she entered politics late in life and was renowned for her energy and colorful enthusiasm. She was regarded as a moderate and progressive within her party and was outspoken in favor of civil rights and the women's movement. Born Millicent Vernon Hammond, she was raised in ...

Alexander, Shana.

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Broyhill, Joel T. (Joel Thomas), 1919-2006

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Joel Thomas Broyhill was born in Hopewell, Virginia, in 1919. After graduating from George Washington University in 1941, Broyhill served as a captain and rifle company commander for the U.S. Army during World War II. His service in Germany, which included capture during the Battle of the Bulge and escape from a prisoner-of-war camp, earned him a bronze star. After the war, Broyhill returned to Arlington, Virginia, to work as a partner and general manager of his father's real-estate business, M....

Bork, Robert H.

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Lawyer, educator, and judge. Full name: Robert Heron Bork; born 1927. From the description of Robert H. Bork papers, 1924-1987 (bulk 1962-1982). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70983251 ...

Chapman, Eugenia

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Bolton, Roxcy.

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Eastwood, Mary O., 1930-

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A lawyer employed by the federal government, Eastwood was active in the formation of the National Organization for Women (NOW); a board member of Human Rights for Women (HRW), an organization formed in 1968 to help finance sex discrimination litigation and research projects on women's issues; and a member of Federally Employed Women (FEW), a group that sought an end to sex discrimination in the federal government. From the description of Papers, 1915-1982 (inclusive), 1945-1982 (bulk...

Arnold, Margaret Long.

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Gray, Mary.

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Faust, Jeanne, 1968-...

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Armstrong, Anne Legendre

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Edwards, Don, 1915-

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Don Edwards was born and raised in San Jose, California. Edwards graduated from San Jose High School, and in 1936 he earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from Stanford University, an L. L. B from Stanford University Law School in 1938, and in 1940 he was admitted to the California State Bar. Between 1940-1941, Edwards worked for the FBI and during World War II he served as a Naval Intelligence officer and gunnery officer at sea. After the war, he founded the Valley Title Company of Sant...

Deukmejian, George

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Graham, Katharine, 1917-2001

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Publisher and author. From the description of Papers of Katharine Graham. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 71073529 Katharine Graham (1917-2001) was a newspaper publisher and executive with the Washington Post Company. She was on the editorial staff at the Washington Post from 1939 to 1945, was a member of the Sunday circulation and editorial departments from 1969 to 1979, served as president of the Washington Post Company from 1963 to 1973, chairman of the board from 1973 to ...

Goodin, Joan O. (Joan Olive), 1927-

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Falkowski, Evelyn.

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Atkinson, Ti-Grace,

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Ti-Grace Atkinson (1938- ) is a museum curator. She is one of the founders of the Institute of Contemporary Art at the University of Pennsylvania. From the description of Oral history interview with Ti-Grace Atkinson, 1972 May 7 [sound recording]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 495595113 Museum curator. One of the founders of the Institute of Contemporary Art at the University of Pennsylvania. From the description...

Fields, Daisy B.

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A specialist in personnel management, Fields spent 27 years in the federal government. In 1967 she was appointed a special assistant in the Federal Women's Program of the Veterans' Administration, charged with developing and recommending policies in all areas of personnel management relating to the status of women. After her retirement in 1971, she founded Fields Associates, a consulting firm dealing with equal employment opportunity and career planning for women. From the descriptio...

Alda, Alan, 1936-....

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American actor. From the description of Typewritten letter signed, dated [n.p.], 6 April 1992, to Joan Peyser, 1992, April 6. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270991911 ...

Fuentes, Sonia Pressman

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Lawyer and feminist, Fuentes worked at the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, 1965-1973, some of this time as chief of the legislative counsel division. She was a founder of the National Organization for Women, Women's Equity Action League, and Federally Employed Women, and has lectured widely on women's rights. From the description of Papers, 1965-1990 (inclusive). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 232007571 ...

Bronstein, Alvin J.

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Clohesy, Stephanie J.

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Gruberg, Martin

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Califano, Joseph A. 1931-

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Gardner, Jo Ann Evans.

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Abzug, Bella S., 1920-1998

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Bella Savitzky Abzug (July 24, 1920 – March 31, 1998), nicknamed "Battling Bella", was an American lawyer, U.S. Representative, social activist and a leader in the women's movement. In 1971, Abzug joined other leading feminists such as Gloria Steinem, Shirley Chisholm, and Betty Friedan to found the National Women's Political Caucus. She was known as a leading figure in what came to be known as eco-feminism. In 1970, Abzug's first campaign slogan was, "This woman's place is in the House—the H...

Ceballos, Jacqueline Michot, 1925-

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Carabillo, Toni

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Toni Carabillo and Judith Meuli were both active in the National Organization for Women. Carabillo was president of the Southern California Chapter and Meuli served on NOW's Policy and Planning Committee; both were editors of the National NOW Times. From the description of Chronology of "the split," 1991. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 232008460 ...

Graham, Richard

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Resident of Santa Clara, Calif., and miner near Nome, Alaska. From the description of Correspondence, 1900. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70925101 ...

Conroy, Catherine (Catherine E.)

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Trade-unionist. From the description of Oral history interview with Catherine Conroy, 1976. (Wayne State University, Archives of Labor & Urban). WorldCat record id: 32321588 ...