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Guide to the Abortion Care Network Records, 2007-2012 and undated

Abstract

Network of independent abortion providers, allies, and individuals; founded through the merge of the National Coalition of Abortion Providers and the Abortion Conversation Project.

Collection includes founding documents, newsletters, and promotional and printed materials from the Abortion Care Network. Acquired as part of the Sallie Bingham Center for Women's History and Culture.

Descriptive Summary

Repository
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University
Creator
Abortion Care Network.
Title
Abortion Care Network records 2007-2012 and undated
Language of Material
English
Extent
0.3 Linear Feet, 195 Items
Location
For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.

Collection Overview

Collection includes founding documents, newsletters, and promotional materials from the Abortion Care Network, with items dating from 2007 to 2010 and undated. Acquired as part of the Sallie Bingham Center for Women's History and Culture.

Administrative Information

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warning Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research.

Researchers must register and agree to copyright and privacy laws before using this collection.

All or portions of this collection may be housed off-site in Duke University's Library Service Center. The library may require up to 48 hours to retrieve these materials for research use.

Please contact Research Services staff before visiting the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library to use this collection.

warning Use Restrictions

The copyright interests in this collection have not been transferred to Duke University. For more information, consult the copyright section of the Regulations and Procedures of the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library.

Contents of the Collection

Founding documents and financials, 2008 and undated
Box 1
Newsletter: The Provider, 2007-2008
Box 1
Newsletter: The Provider, 2009-2012
Box 1
Promotional material
Box 1
Printed material, 2008-2012
Box 1

Historical Note

The Abortion Care Network is a network of independent abortion providers, allies, and individuals which began operations in July 2008. It was founded through the merge of the National Coalition of Abortion Providers (now dissolved) and the Abortion Conversation Project, which still operates as ACN's sister organization. The majority of ACN members are independent clinic owners and staff.

Subject Headings

Related Material

Related Material

The Sallie Bingham Center for Women's History and Culture also holds the records of the National Coalition of Abortion Providers and the Abortion Conversation Project, as well as the personal papers of Peg Johnston, a founding member of these groups.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Abortion Care Network Records, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.

Provenance

The Abortion Care Network Records were received by the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library as a gift in 2011, 2012.

Processing Information

Processed by Laura Micham, March 2011

Encoded by Meghan Lyon, March 2011

Updated by Alice Poffinberger, September 2013

Accessions 2011-0047 and 2012-0169 are described in this finding aid.

Descriptive sources and standards used to create this inventory: DACS, EAD, NCEAD guidelines, and local Style Guide.

This finding aid is NCEAD compliant.