Midwives' Alliance of North America Records
Midwives' Alliance of North America Records, 1973-1999
26 boxes (10.5 linear ft.)
Collection number: MS 375
Records consist of administrative records, printed material, photographs, audio- and videotapes, computer disks, and memorabilia. Documents issues of standards and practices, education, the registration of midwives, and the division between lay and nurse midwives. The contents list is not included here--contact the Sophia Smith Collection for more information.
Terms of Access and Use:
Restrictions on access:Restrictions on use:
All records are closed except for box 1 (Founding documents) and box 3 (Publications and publicity). Access to closed records is limited to current MANA board members and researchers authorized in writing by the board.
MANA currently retains copyright ownership of their records. Permission must be obtained to publish reproductions or quotations beyond "fair use." Copyright to materials created by others may be owned by those individuals or their heirs or assigns. It is the responsibility of the researcher to identify and satisfy the holders of all copyrights. Permission to publish must also be obtained from the Sophia Smith Collection as owners of the physical property.
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