Sallie Bingham Center for Women's History & Culture

Sallie Bingham Center for Women's History & Culture


The Sallie Bingham Center for Women's History and Culture in Duke's Rubenstein Library acquires, preserves and makes available to a large population of researchers published and unpublished materials that reflect the public and private lives of women, past and present.

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Digitized Collections

Freedom Trashcan

Women's Liberation Movement Print Culture  

The Women's Liberation Movement called for reforms on issues such as reproductive rights, domestic violence, and equal pay. Feminist print culture supported and sustained the Women¹s Movement and connect it to other movements for social justice. Photographs, flyers, planning documents, and responses to the 1968 and 1969 Miss America pageant protests, which launched Women's Liberation in the public consciousness, are included. Access this collection.


Women's Travel Diaries

The diaries in this digital collection were written by British and American women who documented their travels to places around the globe, including India, the West Indies, countries in Europe, Africa, and the Middle East, as well as around the United States. There are over 100 diaries of varying length, selected from a variety of archival collections at the Rubenstein Library. Access this collection

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