[Videotape collection: reels 1-283] [videorecording]. 1977-1988.

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National Organization for Women. [Videotape collection: reels 1-283] [videorecording].

[Videotape collection: reels 1-283] [videorecording]. 1977-1988.

Includes NOW conference proceedings, press conferences, and marches; news coverage of NOW activities and women's issues; promotional television spots produced for NOW; educational programs; and television talk shows and interviews featuring NOW representatives and others.

249 videocassettes (U-matic) : sd., col. ; 3/4 in.30 videocassettes (VHS) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.4 videocassettes (Beta) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.

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