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Preliminary Guide to the Angela M. Jeannet Papers, 1969-1983

Collection Overview

Collection documents the activities of one of the earliest local women's liberation groups, started during the second wave of feminism, and co-founded by Jeannet. Included are clippings and a number of publications (volumes, pamphlets, newsletters, and other periodicals) relative to the movement, including newsletters from the Lancaster Women's Liberation Women's Center. Topics discussed include sexual harassment, the Equal Rights Amendment, the pro-choice movement, campus activism, women and work, and the National Organization for Women. Other materials document the inner workings and activities of Jeannet and the group, such as correspondence and meeting minutes. Acquired as part of the Sallie Bingham Center for Women's History and Culture.

Descriptive Summary

Title
Angela M. Jeannet papers 1969-1983
Creator
Jeannet, Angela M.
Extent
4.50 Linear Feet , 1500 Items
Repository
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University
Location
For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.
Language
English.

Administrative Information

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Collection is open for research.

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warning Use Restrictions

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Contents of the Collection

[Some of the materials in this collection are not immediately accessible because they require further processing. Technical Services staff may need to reformat newsprint before use. Please contact Research Services staff before visiting the Rubenstein Library to use this collection.]

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Box 1
Our Past, Our Herstory
Box 1
Women, a Bibliography
Box 1
A Practical Guide to the Women's Movement
Box 1
Political Economy of Women's Liberation
Box 1
Invisible Worker in a Troubled Economy
Box 1
Sexual Harassment on the Job: What You Need to Know
Box 1
Why Not a Woman? Facts about Women and Work
Box 1
Working Woman's Guide to her Job Rights
Box 1
Sisters in Struggle, 1848-1920
Box 1
Female Liberation as the Basis for Social Revolution
Box 1
Women's Week, March 21- 25 Conference Agenda
Box 1
Guidelines for Feminist Consciousness Raising
Box 1
Lancaster Women's Liberation, (newsletter) 1972-1981
Box 1
Women Will, a publication of Lancaster Women's Liberation, 1981-1983
Box 1
Lancaster Independent Press, 1970, 1984-1989
Box 1
Lancaster Women's Liberation (LWL) Records (minutes, etc.)
Box 1
Information Sources
Box 1
Letters
Box 1
LWL Documents
Box 1
Press Clippings
Box 1
1975 NOW Participant Folder
Box 1
Pennsylvanians for Women's Rights (PWR)
Box 1
WAAW Programs
Box 1
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Box 2
Women and Power
Box 2
ERA
Box 2
Motive: Special double issue on the liberation of women
Box 2
A History of the New Left, 1960-1968
Box 2
Rise and Fall of Liberal Democracy
Box 2
Chronicle of Higher Education, The Scranton Report: Text of the Findings of the President's Commission on Campus Unrest
Box 2
Training the Woman to Know her Place: The Social Antecedents of Women in the World of Work
Box 2
The Center Magazine
Box 2
Effe: Mensile Femminista Autogestito
Box 2
Quest, Vol 1 No.4, Qualitative Leap Beyond Patriarchal Religion
Box 2
On Integrating the Personal and Political
Box 2
Proposed National Plan of Action, National Women's Conference, Houston, TX, 1977
Box 2
Abortion: The Right to Choose
Box 2
Time: Special Issue on the American Woman, March 20, 1972
Box 2
Our Bodies Our Selves, a Course by and for Women
Box 2
Notes from the Third Year: Women's Liberation
Box 2
The Massage Book
Box 2
Physician's Comment Regarding Breast Cancer
Box 2
Women Power
Box 2
Majority Report, 1977 (2 articles on Women's Health)
Box 2
The New Woman's Survival Catalog: A Woman-Made Book
Box 3
Lancaster Woman's Liberation, Our first decade, (one black, one maroon)
Box 3
Women's Action Committee(WAC): Rescue Choice
Box 3

Historical Note

Co-founder of Lancaster Women's Liberation Group in Lancaster (Lancaster Co.), Pennsylvania.

Subject Headings

Preferred Citation

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

Provenance

The Angela Jeannet Papers were received by the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library as a gift in 2000.

Processing Information

Processed by Lisa Stark

Completed July 27, 2000

Encoded by Walt Evans

This finding aid is NCEAD compliant.

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