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Guide to the Marlene Sanders feminist history video recordings, 1994-1997

Summary

Marlene Sanders (b. 1931) is a female pioneer in broadcasting and an Emmy Award–winning correspondent, writer, producer, and broadcast-news executive. Collection contains eight VHS video tapes (VHS) regarding various aspects of feminism, especially its modern history. Some videotapes were created at the 30th Anniversary of the National Organization for Women in 1996. The others are dated 1997, and most include the series title "Veteran Feminists of America" on the label; one tape has "Choices--Meded: 25 Years of Choices." Accompanying the recordings is one published volume: Waiting for Prime Time: the Women of Television News.

Collection Details

Collection Number
RL.01133
Title
Marlene Sanders feminist history video recordings
Date
1994-1997
Creator
Sanders, Marlene
Extent
0.4 Linear Feet, 9 items
Repository
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
Language
Material in English

Collection Overview

Collection contains eight VHS video tapes (VHS) regarding various aspects of feminism, especially its modern history. Some videotapes were created at the 30th Anniversary of the National Organization for Women in 1996. The others are dated 1997, and most include the series title "Veteran Feminists of America" on the label; one tape has "Choices--Meded: 25 Years of Choices." Accompanying the recordings is one published volume: Waiting for Prime Time: the Women of Television News

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[Identification of item], Marlene Sanders feminist history video recordings, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.

Contents of the Collection

1. Marlene Sanders feminist history video recordings, 1994-1997

1 box
Conditions Governing Access note

[Original audiovisual materials are closed to use. Use of these materials may require production of listening or viewing copies. Please contact Research Services before coming to use this collection.]

VHS tapes
(9 items)

Includes series titles such as 30th Anniversary of N.O.W., 1996, Veteran Feminists, 1997, and Choices-Meded: 25 Years of Choices, 1997.

Box 1
 

Historical Note

Marlene Sanders served as the News Vice President at the American Broadcasting Company (ABC), the first woman in such a position. She also served as a New York University professor, correspondent, anchorwoman, and documentary producer. She won a total of five Emmy Awards during her professional career.


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Provenance

The Marlene Sanders feminist history video recordings were received by the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library as a gift in 1999.

Processing Information

Processed by Rubenstein Library staff.

Encoded by Paula Jeannet, Jen Snow, and Carrie Mills, June 2014

Accession(s) described in this finding aid: 1999-0439