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Preliminary Guide to the Victoria Tepe Papers, 1992-2001

Abstract

Victoria Tepe, Ph.D., is an experimental psychologist and neurophysiologist, author, and advocate for women's reproductive health and rights.

Collection includes materials from the abortion debate of the 1990s, including articles, essays, handbooks, and reviews. 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
Tepe, Victoria
Title
Victoria Tepe papers 1992-2001
Language of Material
English
Extent
1.2 Linear Feet, 900 Items
Location
For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.

Collection Overview

Collection includes materials from the abortion debate of the 1990s, ranging from an Army of God handbook to the NARAL state-by-state law review. Some articles were written by Tepe, but most are third-party scholarly journals, mainstream publications, or medical reports on the physical, mental, and emotional effects of abortion.

Administrative Information

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Collection is open for research.

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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

Accession (2009-0180) (1.2 lin. ft.; 900 items; dated 1992-2001) includes materials from the abortion debate of the 1990s, ranging in scope from an Army of God handbook to the NARAL state-by-state abortion law review. Some articles were written by Tepe, but most are third-party scholarly journals, mainstream publications, or medical reports on the physical, mental, and emotional effects of abortion.

[Original videotapes are closed to use. Use of these materials requires production of listening or viewing copies. Please contact a reference archivist before coming to use this collection.]

Rita Townsend and Ann Perkins: Bitter Fruit: Women's Experiences of Unplanned Pregnancy, Abortion, and Adoption, 1992
Box 1
Back Alley Detroit, 1992
Box 1
Dear Dr. Spencer: Abortion in a Small Town, 1997
Box 1
Caught on Camera (news clips), 2001
Box 1
Legislating a Tragedy
Box 1
P.O.V.: Live Free or Die, 2000
Box 1
Abortion debate articles and publications, 1990s (2 folders)
Box 1
Army of God handbook, circa 1992
Box 1
Medical and scientific articles, 1990s
Box 2
NARAL publications, 1990s
Box 2
NARAL state-by-state law review, 1999
Box 2
Fact sheets and workbooks on pregnancy or abortion planning, 1990s
Box 2
Newspaper and magazine articles, 1990s
Box 2

Historical Note

Victoria Tepe, Ph.D., is an experimental psychologist and neurophysiologist, author, and advocate for women's reproductive health and rights.

Subject Headings

Preferred Citation

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

Provenance

The Victoria Tepe Papers were received by the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library as a gift in 2009.

Processing Information

Accessioned and minimally processed by Meghan Lyon, August 2009

Encoded by Meghan Lyon, August 2009

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

Use of audiovisual materials may require production of viewing copies.

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

This finding aid is NCEAD compliant.