Preliminary Guide to the Julia Penelope Papers, ca. 1986-1999
This accession continues to document Julia Penelope's life as a lesbian and feminist activist and academic. Materials include correspondence and financial records; lecture notes and writings by Penelope dealing with subjects that include linguistics, lesbian communities, lesbian separatists, and coming out; subject files; and book reviews of works by Penelope and others. Acquired as part of the Sallie Bingham Center for Women's History and Culture. For information on earlier accessions, please consult the Duke Library online catalog.
- Collection Number
- Julia Penelope papers
- ca. 1986-1999
- Penelope, Julia, 1941-
- 3 Linear Feet, 1800 Items
- David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
Access to the Collection
Collection is restricted. Also, some of the materials in this collection are not immediately accessible, because they require further processing before use.
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How to Cite
[Identification of item], Julia Penelope Papers, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University
Some of the materials in this collection are not immediately accessible, because they require further processing before use. Please contact Research Services staff before visiting the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library to use this collection. Technical Services staff need to reformat newsprint; remove rusty fasteners. See notes in container list below.
Attention: Correspondence is restricted. Researchers must sign release form agreeing to not reveal personal information.
Attention: May be restricted: If correspondence, then users must sign release form.
Attention: Remove rusty fasteners.
Julia Penelope is a feminist and linguist who ran Crossing Press and presently runs Wordwise.
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Processed by Ruth E. Bryan
Completed January 15, 2001
Encoded by Ruth E. Bryan
This collection is unprocessed: materials may not have been ordered and described beyond their original condition.