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Preliminary Guide to the Ann Barr Snitow papers, 1969-2011

Abstract

Ann Barr Snitow is a feminist activist, writer, and professor of literature and gender studies at Eugene Lang College The New School for Liberal Arts.

Collection includes teaching files, subject files, materials documenting Snitow's involvement in various groups and organizations, feminist publications in Eastern European languages, and her writings.

Descriptive Summary

Repository
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University
Creator
Snitow, Ann Barr, 1943-
Title
Ann Barr Snitow papers 1969-2011
Language of Material
English
Extent
33.0 Linear Feet, 24750 Items
Location
For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.

Collection Overview

Collection includes teaching files, subject files, materials documenting Snitow's involvement in various groups and organizations, feminist publications in Eastern European languages, and her writings.

Administrative Information

A majority of collections are stored off site and must be requested at least 48 business hours in advance for retrieval. Contact Rubenstein Library staff before visiting. Read More »

warning Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research.

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

In addition, original audiovisual materials are closed to patron use. Research Services staff need to produce use copies before contents can be accessed.

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

This accession contains teaching files, subject files, materials documenting Snitow's involvement in various groups and organizations, feminist publications in Eastern European languages, and her writings.

Original audiovisual materials are closed to patron use. Use copies of the audiovisual materials in boxes 50-53b are available on reading room workstation.

Women's Liberation Movement materials, 1960s and 1970s
Box 1-2
WBAI materials
Box 3
WBAI materials
Box 4
New York Radical Feminists
Box 4
Radical Teaching
Box 4
Radical Teaching
Box 5
SDS
Box 5
Clippings about friends
Box 5
Teaching materials
Box 6-16
New York Institute files
Box 17-18
New York Institute articles
Box 19-20
Barnard Study Group files and articles
Box 22
Conferences
Box 23
Feminist Anti-Censorship Taskforce (FACT)
Box 24
FACT and Feminists for Free Expression (contains 3 audiocassettes)
Box 25
FACT articles
Box 26
No More Nice Girls
Box 27
Pornography articles
Box 28
Feminist Memoir Project files (co-edited by Snitow)
Box 29
Audiocassette tapes "Goals of the Group", 1972
Box 29
Kracow course packs
Box 30
Kracow course pack
Box 31
Writings by others
Box 31
Subject files, A-C
Box 32
Subject files, C-P
Box 33
Subject files, P-S
Box 34
Subject files, T-W
Box 35
Changing Love (Snitow writing project)
Box 36-40
Rutgers case, with audiocassettes in box 44
Box 41-44
Ann Snitow writings
Box 45-46
Publications related to feminism in Eastern Europe in English and Eastern European languages
Box 47-49
WBAI reel-to-reel tapes
Box 50-53b
WBAI audiocassettes
Box 54-55
reformatted WBAI reel-to-reel tapes
Box 56-57

Historical Note

Ann Barr Snitow is a feminist activist, writer, and professor of literature and gender studies at Eugene Lang College The New School for Liberal Arts.

Subject Headings

Related Material

Related Material

For related materials, see The New York Radical Feminists Records in the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library.

Inventory of the New York Radical Feminists Records, 1970-2011

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Ann Barr Snitow Papers, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.

Provenance

The Ann Barr Snitow papers were received by the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library as a gift in 2011.

Processing Information

Processed by Megan E. Lewis and Kate Collins, January 2012

Encoded by Megan E. Lewis, February 2012

Accession(s) described in this finding aid: 2011-1027

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

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

This finding aid is NCEAD compliant.