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Preliminary Guide to the Elizabeth Hargrave papers, 1977-2010

Abstract

Elizabeth Hargrave is an Episcopal lay woman and multi-issue activist who served as the Chair of the Davidson County (N.C.) Commissioners, the N.C. Council of Churches Committee for Equal Rights, and Episcopal Diocese of N.C.

Collection contains religious and activist conference and workshop materials, printed materials, clippings, a campaign T-shirt, one audiocassette, photographs, Davidson County (N. C.) Commissioner campaign materials, Charlotte Women's Political Caucus materials, and files related to public education in North Carolina. 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
Hargrave, Elizabeth.
Title
Elizabeth Hargrave papers 1977-2010
Language of Material
English
Extent
3.7 Linear Feet, 1576 Items
Location
For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.

Collection Overview

Collection (2007-0120)(1500 items, 3.4 lin. ft.; dated 1977-1989) contains religious and activist conference and workshop materials, printed materials, clippings, a campaign T-shirt, one audiocassette, photographs, Davidson County (N. C.) Commissioner campaign materials, Charlotte Women's Political Caucus materials, and files related to public education in North Carolina. Acquired as part of the Sallie Bingham Center for Women's History and Culture.

Addition (2011-0109)(2 items, 0.1 lin. ft.; dated 2010) comprises materials related to the celebration of the North Carolina Council of Churches' 75th anniversary. Includes a copy of Hargrave's remarks and a sheet of digital photographs.

Addition (2010-0186)(1 item, 0.1 lin. ft.; undated) T-shirt,

Addition (2013-0031) (75 items, 0.1 lin. ft.; dated 1987-1990) comprises comprises organizing documents from a feminist group in the Triad, subject files on pay equity, women's health care, reproductive rights, and an academic paper.

Administrative Information

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Collection is open for research.

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Contents of the Collection

Collection contains religious and activist conference and workshop materials, printed materials, clippings, a campaign T-shirt, one audiocassette, photographs, Davidson County (N.C.) Commissioner campaign materials, Charlotte Women's Political Caucus materials, and files related to public education in North Carolina. Acquired as part of the Sallie Bingham Center for Women's History and Culture.

Triad Literary Conference, 1988
Box 1
Women, Faith, & Health Care Justice Conference, 1988
Box 1
Reaching Toward Wholeness: The Participation of Women in the Episcopal Church, 1988

A 1987 action research study by the Committee for Full Participation of Women in the Church.

Box 1
Public education files
Box 1
N.C. Women's Caucus related files
Box 1
North Carolina public education files
Box 2
Conference on women's issues, 1983-1984
Box 2
Photographs
(6 items)
Box 2
Leadership in Action files, September 1988
Box 2
The Davidson County Study on Aging, undated
Box 2
Public Education Policy files, 1983-1985
Box 2
Conference on Women's Issues, 1984
Box 3
Commission on Women's Issues, 1988
Box 3
Political, campaign, and voting files, 1984-1989
Box 3
Political advisement printed materials, 1977
Box 3
Political advisement printed materials, 1977
Box 4
Charlotte Women's Political Caucus files, 1983-1984
Box 4
Campaign T-shirt

"Shoulder to Shoulder--March for the ERA, May 2, 1981"

Box 5
Campaign T-shirt

"Bett Hargrave N.C. House"

Box 5
Religion, Politics, and the Media binder, 1986-1987

Conference sponsored by the People for the American Way.

Box 5

Addition (2011-0109)(2 items, 0.1 lin. ft.; dated 2010) comprise materials related to the celebration of the North Carolina Council of Churches' 75th anniversary. Includes a copy of Hargrave's remarks and a sheet of digital photographs.

North Carolina Council of Churches 75 anniversary celebration, 2010

[This material is housed with Acc. (2007-0120)]

Box 4

Addition (2013-0031) (75 items, 0.1 lin.ft.; dated 1987-1990)

Organizing documents from a feminist group in the Triad, subject files on pay equity, women's health care, reproductive rights, and a paper entitled, "Gender, Architecture and Institutional Self-Presentation: The Case of Duke University."
Box 6

Historical Note

Elizabeth Hargrave is an Episcopal lay woman and multi-issue activist who served as the Chair of the Davidson County (N.C.) Commissioners, the N.C. Council of Churches Committee for Equal Rights, and Episcopal Diocese of N.C.

Subject Headings

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Elizabeth Hargrave Papers, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University

Provenance

The Elizabeth Hargrave papers were received by the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library as a gift in 2007, 2011, 2013.

Processing Information

Processed by John Mayrose, October 2007

Encoded by John Mayrose, October 2007

Updated to include acc. 2011-0109 by Alice Poffinberger, July 2011; updated to include acc. 2013-0031 by Megan Lewis, March 2013

This collection is minimally processed: materials may not have been ordered and described beyond their original condition.

Accession(s) described in this finding aid: 2007-0120, 2010-0186, 2011-0109, 2013-0031

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

This finding aid is NCEAD compliant.