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Miscellaneous Organizations Collection, circa 1824-2000
35 boxes; 12 volumes; films (15.5 linear ft.)
Collection number: MS 482

Abstract:
This collection contains small amounts of primarily printed materials on women's professional, social, political, charitable, and patriotic organizations. Also included are women's rights groups and organizations for consumer advocacy, ethnic and racial equality, community service, civic improvement, social welfare, labor advocacy, war relief, and animal rights. National and local organizations in the U.S. are represented, as well as other countries, especially Canada, England, Germany, India, Japan, and South Africa. Types of materials include articles, pamphlets, periodicals, newsletters, reports, minutes, conference proceedings, brochures, newspaper clippings, histories, memorabilia, and books, plus small amounts of original correspondence, writings, and photographs.

Terms of Access and Use:

Restrictions on access:

The collection is open to research according to the regulations of the Sophia Smith Collection.

Restrictions on use:

Permission to publish quotations for publication beyond "fair use" must be obtained from the Sophia Smith Collection as owners of the physical property. The copyright holder for these materials is unknown. It is the responsibility of the researcher to identify and satisfy the holders of all copyrights.

Sophia Smith Collection
Smith College
Northampton, MA

Scope and Contents of the Collection

This collection includes small amounts of material by and about women dating from the early 19th century to the present. The myriad of organizations represented include women's professional, social, political, charitable, and patriotic organizations, as well as women's rights groups and organizations for consumer advocacy, ethnic and racial equality, community service, civic improvement, social welfare, labor advocacy, war relief, and animal rights. The collection is arranged in two series: NATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS and INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS. The National Organizations are arranged by country or region, the United States constituting the largest section. Other countries that are prominently represented include Canada, England, Germany, India, Japan, and South Africa. The organizations are primarily national in scope although there are some local organizations documented as well. Types of materials include articles, pamphlets, periodicals, newsletters, reports, minutes, conference proceedings, brochures, leaflets, newspaper clippings, histories, memorabilia, books, fliers, directories, and small amounts of original correspondence, memoranda, unpublished writings, photographs, and six film reels. Some materials are in languages other than English.

U.S. organizations include the American Women's Association, Association for the Advancement of Women, National Consumers League, National Council of Negro Women, Girl Scouts, National Woman's Party, Sigma Delta Epsilon (Graduate Women in Science), and the Women's Educational and Industrial Union. Individuals represented in the collection include Ethel Andrus (American Association of Retired Persons) and Susan Paul Vashon (Missouri Federation of Colored Women). Some of the more obscure organizations found in the collection include the Temporary Asylum for Discharged Female Prisoners (1875); Massachusetts Home for Intemperate Women (1892); and the Women's Patriotic Association for Diminishing The Use of Imported Luxuries (1864).

Some of the organizations that are well-represented under other countries include Black Sash (South Africa), the Young Women's Christian Association (in various countries), Women's Culture Club (Thailand), Lanka Mahila Samiti (Ceylon), Buro fur Frauenfragen (Germany), All Pakistan Women's Association, and the Fawcett Society (England). There is also a series of reports entitled "Derechos Civiles y Politicos de la Mujer" related to women in several South American countries (in Spanish).

SERIES II. INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS includes women's organizations and congresses that are international in scope and purpose. Topics include women's rights, peace, professional women networks, economic development, international law, and international cooperation. Organizations include the Associated Country Women of the World, International Federation of University Women, International Planned Parenthood Federation, and the World YWCA. A large section documents the United Nations' activities relating to women, such as the Commission on the Status of Women, International Women's Year, the Decade for Women, and various reports on the status of women around the world.


Information on Use
Terms of Access and Use
Restrictions on access:

The collection is open to research according to the regulations of the Sophia Smith Collection.

Restrictions on use:

Permission to publish quotations for publication beyond "fair use" must be obtained from the Sophia Smith Collection as owners of the physical property. The copyright holder for these materials is unknown. It is the responsibility of the researcher to identify and satisfy the holders of all copyrights.

Preferred Citation

Please use the following format when citing materials from this collection:

Miscellaneous Organizations Collection, Sophia Smith Collection, Smith College, Northampton, Mass.

History of the Collection

Materials in this subject collection were either purchased or given to the Sophia Smith Collection by various donors.

Accruals:

Periodic additions are expected.

Processing Information

Finding aid revised in 2003 by Jennifer Smar, intern.


Additional Information
Contact Information
Sophia Smith Collection
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Northampton, MA 01063

Phone: (413) 585-2970
Fax: (413) 585-2886

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Language
English and Japanese
Sponsor
Encoding funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.

Contents List
SERIES I. NATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS



Contents: finding aid


Box 1: folder 1
Baltic Women's Council: pamphlet,
1962

Box 1: folder 2
Belgium



Femmes Chefs d'Entreprises & NCW of Belge: pamphlets and newspaper,
1951-55

Box 1: folder 3
Bulletin Trimestriel de l'Association Belge des Femmes Chefs d'Entreprises: bulletins,
1952-55

Box 1: folder 4
Canada



Canadian Women's Press Club: notes and roster,
1959

Box 1: folder 5
Lady Aberdeen Library: correspondence, book list and pamphlet,
1960-67

Box 1: folder 6
Match: applications and financial statement,
1979

Box 1: folder 7
National Council of Women of Canada: yearbooks, pamphlets and article,
1922-67

Box 1: folder 8
National Council of Women of Canada: yearbook,
1968

Box 1
Voice of Women: pamphlets,
1962

Box 1: folder 9
Women's Institute: pamphlet and clippings,
1935-61

Box 1: folder 10
Ceylon: Lanka Mahila Samiti: annual reports, handbook, book, leaflets, and magazine,
1947-64

Box 1: folder 11-13
China: NGO Forum on Women, Beijing: report,
1995

Box 2: folder 1
Egypt: Old War Horse Memorial Hospital (Brooke Hospital for Animals), Cairo: newsletters, magazines, and book,
1955-87

Box 2: folder 2
England



Animal Defense Society, London: leaflets,
1950-54

Box 3: folder 1
Beauty Without Cruelty, London: pamphlets,
1960

Box 3: folder 2
British Federation of Business and Professional Women: report,
1945

Box 3: folder 3
Conference: The Feminine Point of View: report,
1952

Box 3: folder 4
Fawcett Society



Note:
Labour Party: pamphlets, reports, and clippings,
1925-58

Box 3: folder 5
National Council of Women of Great Britain: pamphlets, handbook, notes, book, journals, and newsletter,
1943-55

Box 3: folder 6-7
National Federation of Women's Institutes, London: handbooks, annual report, "Jubilee Book," and articles,
1923-65

Box 3: folder 8
National Union of Societies for Equal Citizenship: pamphlets,
1922-29

Box 3: folder 9
National Union of Women Workers of Great Britain and Ireland: report,
1915

Box 3: folder 10
Six Point Group: pamphlet, correspondence, and memo,
1974

Box 3: folder 11
Society of Women Writers and Journalists, London: correspondence and reports,
1948-60

Box 3: folder 12
Status of Women Committee: manifesto,
1950

Box 3: folder 13
Women's Emancipation Union: report and pamphlet,
1891-92

Box 3: folder 14
Women's Freedom League: pamphlets and flyers,
1957

Box 3: folder 15
Women's Liberal Federation: address, speech, and report,
1884-1926

Box 3: folder 16
Women's Local Government Society: pamphlets,
1882-1917

Box 3: folder 17
Women's Publicity Planning Association: pamphlet


Box 3: folder 18
Women's Tax Resistance League: pamphlets,
1913

Box 3: folder 19
Women's Voluntary Services: pamphlets, correspondence, clippings, and magazine,
1952-67

Box 3: folder 20
YWCA of Great Britain: historical sketch,
1935

Box 3: folder 21
Fawcett Society and Library: accessions lists, articles, annual reports, pamphlets, and correspondence,
1925-78

Box 4: folder 1-5
France



Association Por L'Emancipation Progressive de la Femme: pamphlet,
1871

Box 5: folder 1
YWCA, Paris: pamphlet,
1888

Box 5: folder 2
Germany



General and miscellaneous: handbooks and postcard,
1950

Box 5: folder 3
Demokratischer Frauenbund Deutschlands: pamphlets and correspondence,
1952

Box 5: folder 4
Schwabische Frauenverein: clipping


Box 5: folder 5
Staatsburgerinnen: pamphlets,
1952

Box 5: folder 6
Greece



Lyceum Club of Greek Women: articles


Box 5: folder 7
National Council of Greek Women: Christmas card and pamphlet,
1958

Box 5: folder 8
Hong Kong: Council of Social Service: annual report,
1969

Box 6: folder 1
India



Delhi State Council of Women: annual report and minutes,
1957-58

Box 6: folder 2
National Council of Women in India: reports,
1927-66

Box 6: folder 3
Saroj Nalini Dutt Memorial Association: annual report,
1930

Box 6: folder 4
Seva Sadan Societies: annual reports,
1928-56

Box 6: folder 5
Women's Indian Association: reports,
1927-35

Box 6: folder 6
Israel: Women's Organization in Israel: book, pamphlets, and testimony,
1947-49

Box 6: folder 7
Japan



College Women's Association of Japan: art book,
1966

Box 6: folder 8
Kobe Women's Welfare Association: pamphlets, photographs, clipping, and correspondence,
1922-33

Box 6: folder 9
List of women's organizations (in Japanese)


Box 6: folder 10
Photograph, pamphlets, and ribbon,
1928-36

Box 6: folder 11
Korea



Girl Scouts: pamphlets,
1959-63

Box 6: folder 12
National Council of Women in Korea: pamphlet, report, and newsletters,
1965-67

Box 6: folder 13
YWCA: pamphlet and book,
1962

Box 6: folder 14
Miscellaneous: list of organizations,
1956

Box 6: folder 15
Pakistan: All Pakistan Women's Association: pamphlets, annual reports, newsletters, clipping, program, and papers,
1957-64

Box 7: folder 1-2
Scotland



Scottish Unionist Association: program,
1962

Box 7: folder 3
Women's Institutes: handbooks, magazines, and craft book,
1937-55

Box 7: folder 4
South Africa



The Black Sash: correspondence and pamphlets,
1956-62

Box 7: folder 5
Note:

[see also books on shelf]

National Council of Women of South Africa: reports and pamphlet,
1948-63

Box 7: folder 6
South America


Box 7: folder 7
General: leaflet,
1943

Box 7: folder 7
Derechos Civiles y Politicos de la Mujer: reports by Comision InterAmericana de Mujeres,
n.d.


Chile


Box 7: folder 8
Colombia


Box 7: folder 9
Cuba


Box 7: folder 10
Ecuador


Box 7: folder 11
Honduras


Box 7: folder 12
Peru


Box 7: folder 13
Uruguay


Box 7: folder 14
Switzerland



Buude Schweitzerischer Frauenvereine: book,
1911

Box 8: folder 1
Zurcher Frauenvereine fur Alkoholreie Wirtschaften: books and pamphlets,
1944-54

Box 8: folder 2
Thailand: Women's Culture Club: pamphlets and yearbooks,
1954-57

Box 8: folder 3-4
Trinidad and Tobago: newsletters,
1953

Box 8: folder 5
Turkey: Women's Library and Information Center, Istanbul: calendar,
2000

Box 8: folder 6
United States



General: pamphlets and clippings,
1929-78

Box 9: folder 1
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority: pamphlets,
1938-69

Box 9: folder 2
American Association of Retired Persons (Ethel Andrus): pamphlets, correspondence, program, articles, and magazine,
1964-68

Box 9: folder 3
American Association of Women Ministers: flyer,
1965

Box 9: folder 4
American Purity Alliance: annual report,
1908

Box 9: folder 5
American Women's Association Award: programs, notebooks, and correspondence,
1931-64

Box 9: folder 6
American Women's Association: pamphlets, correspondence, and newsletters,
1959-65

Box 9: folder 7
American Women's Council, Washington D.C.: leaflets and correspondence,
1953-54

Box 9: folder 8
American Women's Voluntary Services: clippings and magazines,
1942-77

Box 9: folder 9
Anti-vivisection: letters, clippings, pamphlets, and articles,
1919-61

Box 9: folder 10
Association for the Advancement of Women



Note:
Association for Feminist Consultants: annual reports,
1973

Box 9: folder 11
Association for the Relief of Aged Indigent Females: directory of members,
1951-62

Box 9: folder 12
The Big Sisters: annual reports,
1917-20

Box 9: folder 13
Binding Ties; periodical of the Black Women's Community Development Foundation: newsletter,
1974-75

Box 9: folder 14
Boston City Federation: yearbook,
1927-28

Box 9: folder 15
Boston Conference on Illegitimacy: description of organization,
1920-27

Box 9: folder 16
Boston Student Union: constitution of organization,
1935-78

Box 9: folder 17
Bristol Female Charitable Society: photographs, correspondence, and pamphlet,
1824-75

Box 9: folder 18
Business Women in a Democracy



Note:
Committee on Women in World Affairs: report,
1945-46

Box 9: folder 19
Association for the Advancement of Women: constitution, papers, correspondence, and reports,
1875-93

Box 10: folder 1-12
Consumers League (state organizations): reports, pamphlets, and articles,
1900-50

Box 11: folder 1
Country Women's Council: reports, correspondence, folders, pamphlet, and newsletter,
1950-60

Box 11: folder 2
Daughters of the American Constitution, Inc.: pamphlet


Box 11: folder 3
Daughters of the American Revolution: notebook, pamphlet, and articles,
1890-1977

Box 11: folder 4
Defenders of Wildlife, Washington D.C.: pamphlet


Box 11: folder 5
Delphian Society (U.S.): pamphlet


Box 11: folder 6
Eleanor Association: newsletter,
1977

Box 11: folder 7
Federation of Feminine Franco-Americaine: pamphlet,
1959

Box 11: folder 8
Federation of Organizations for Professional Women: newsletters, minutes, correspondence, and newspapers,
1973-80

Box 11: folder 9
Ferne Animal Sanctuary, Shaftebury, Dorset: pamphlets and book,
1951-59

Box 11: folder 10
Friends' Association for Aid and Elevation of the Freedmen, Philadelphia: mailing,
1865

Box 11: folder 11
Friendship Dinner (composed of cooperating women's organizations in N.Y. area, organized 1927): pamphlets, programs and drafts,
1933-46

Box 11: folder 12
Girl Scouts of America: memo and photograph,
1923

Box 12: folder 1
Note:

[see also books on shelf]

Girls' Club of America: press releases, pamphlets and newsletters,
1978-84

Box 12: folder 2
Girls' Service League: annual report and correspondence,
1946

Box 12: folder 3
Hadassah, The Women's Zionist Organization of America: clippings and pamphlet,
1927-71

Box 12: folder 4
Humane education (various organizations): pamphlets, clippings, book, press releases, correspondence, and annual reports,
1897-1964

Box 12: folder 5
Humane Society of the U.S.: pamphlets, bulletins, correspondence, and articles,
1960-65

Box 12: folder 6
Institute for the Study of Women in Transition: pamphlets, data sheets, correspondence, memo, and informational packet,
1976-77

Box 13: folder 1
Inwood House: book,
1980

Box 13: folder 2
Juliette Derricotte Memorial Foundation: correspondence,
1938

Box 13: folder 3
Ladies' Aid Society of Philadelphia: "letters and copious extracts of letters,"
1862-65

Box 13: folder 4
Ladies' Art Association: program,
1877

Box 13: folder 5
Ladies' Association: annual report,
1833

Box 13: folder 6
Ladies' Auxiliary of the Grand Army of the Republic, Asbury Park, N.J.: photograph, circa early
1900s


Note:
Ladies' Auxiliary to the Veterans of Foreign Wars: pamphlets,
1972-73

Box 13: folder 7
Ladies' Benevolent Society to the Church of Christ in Phillips Academy: pamphlet,
1961

Box 13: folder 8
Ladies' Union Relief Association, NY: program,
1865

Box 13: folder 9
League for the Civic Education of Women: pamphlet,
1912-13

Box 13: folder 10
Loyal Women of the Republic: book of speeches,
1863

Box 13: folder 11
Lucy Stone League, Inc.: correspondence, and pamphlets,
1863-1965

Box 13: folder 12
Magna Charta Dames: pamphlets,
1948-54

Box 13: folder 13
Margaret Brent Fellowship: correspondence, order forms, and newsletters,
1964-68

Box 13: folder 14
Massachusetts Association of Women Workers program,
1903

Box 13: folder 15
Massachusetts Civil Service Reform Association: historical sketch, annual reports, and exhibition pamphlet,
1882-1907

Box 13: folder 16
Massachusetts Home for Intemperate Women: pamphlets,
1892

Box 13: folder 17
Missouri Federation of Colored Women (Susan Paul Vashon): photographs and biographies,
1963

Box 13: folder 18
Moral Education Association: photographs, pamphlets, clippings, and program,
1884-1926

Box 13: folder 19
Mount Vernon Ladies' Association: pamphlets and clippings,
1911-66

Box 13: folder 20
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People: clippings,
1975

Box 14: folder 1
National Association of College Women: pamphlet,
1945

Box 14: folder 2
National Association of Colored Girls:
1946

Box 14: folder 3
National Association of Colored Women: pamphlets and articles,
1941-52

Box 14
National Association of Colored Women's Clubs: clippings, petition, and program,
1946

Box 14: folder 4
National Association of Commissions for Women: handbook,
1979

Box 14: folder 5
National Association of Pro America: newsletters,
1950-53

Box 14: folder 6
National Association of Women Artists: pamphlets,
1944-48

Box 14: folder 7
National Civic Federation, Women's Department: brochure,
1912

Box 14: folder 8
National Congress of Mothers



National Congress of Mother's Magazine,
1906

Box 14: folder 9
Proceedings, pamphlets, newsletters, memos, correspondence, and pamphlet,
1897

Box 14: folder 10
National Consumers League: publications and correspondence



General and correspondence,
1933-59

Box 14: folder 11
Child labor,
1958

Box 14: folder 12
Labor legislation,
1939

Box 14: folder 13
Correspondence,
1912

Box 14: folder 14
Minimum wage,
1919

Box 14: folder 15
Women workers,
1930-33

Box 14: folder 16
National Council for Research on Women: memo and clipping,
1953-85

Box 14: folder 17
National Council for the Woman Citizen: packets,
1924-29

Box 14: folder 18
National Council of Jewish Women: book, pamphlets, newsletters, annual reports, and photograph,
1943-late 1970s

Box 14: folder 19
National Council of Negro Women



Telefact (newsletter),
1948-57

Box 15: folder 1
Newsletters, pamphlets, progress reports, correspondence, and clippings,
1946-81

Box 15: folder 2
Women United (souvenir yearbook, 16th Anniversary),
1951

Box 15
Business and Professional Women's Foundation: newspaper, pamphlets, drafts, news releases, and annual report,
1956-82

Box 16: folder 1
National Federation of Business and Professional Women: booklets, press releases, correspondence, reports, and clippings,
1933-67

Box 16: folder 2
National Humane Education Society: correspondence, pamphlets, newspaper, articles, books, and calendars,
1954-96

Box 16: folder 3
National League for Woman's Service: military census, pamphlet, and registration forms,
1917

Box 16: folder 4
National Negro Labor Council: "Resolution on Negro Women,"
1952

Box 16: folder 5
National Woman's Party



General,
1916-71

Box 16: folder 6
Alva Belmont House,
1941-51

Box 16: folder 7
Discrimination laws,
1922-43

Box 16: folder 8
National Women's Political Caucus: correspondence,
1983

Box 16: folder 9
National Women's Program Development, Inc.: newsletter,
1978

Box 16: folder 10
Needlework Guild of America, Inc.: pamphlets, reports, and fact sheet,
1959-60

Box 17: folder 1
New England Woman's Press Association: book,
1935

Box 17: folder 2
New York Asylum for Lying-In Women: annual report,
1827

Box 17: folder 3
New York Branch Freedman's Union Commission: pamphlet and article,
1862-66

Box 17: folder 4
New York Female Moral Society: "an appeal,"
1836

Box 17: folder 5
Newburyport Society for the Relief of Aged Females: brief history,
1884

Box 17: folder 6
Other Americans, Inc. (M. Murray organizer): clippings,
1963

Box 17: folder 7
Philanthropic Educational Organization: clipping,
1977

Box 17: folder 8
Pioneer Women: clipping,
1949

Box 17: folder 9
Planned Parenthood League of Connecticut: pamphlet,
1983

Box 17: folder 10
Professional Women's Caucus: correspondence and meeting notice,
1970-71

Box 17: folder 11
Republican Women of Massachusetts: article,
1872

Box 17: folder 12
Service Bureau of Women's Organizations: directories, pamphlets, and programs,
1945-55

Box 17: folder 13
Sons and Daughters of Democracy: constitution,
1920

Box 17: folder 14
Sigma Delta Epsilon, Alpha Chapter: correspondence, roster, meeting notes, newsletters, constitution, articles, speeches, programs, pamphlets, and initiation song,
1941-79

Box 17: folder 15-18
Temporary Asylum for Discharged Females Prisoners, Dedham, MA: annual report,
1875

Box 17: folder 19
U.S. Sanitary Commission



General,
1964

Box 17: folder 20
Women's Central Association of Relief,
1861-64

Box 17: folder 21
Voice of the Voiceless: pamphlet,
1962

Box 18: folder 1
West Virginia Garden Club, Inc.: pamphlet,
1966

Box 18: folder 2
Woman's Association of Commerce: postcards and bulletin,
1915-17

Box 18: folder 3
Woman's Foundation: consultants' report,
1945

Box 18: folder 4
Woman's Municipal League of the City of New York: quarterly,
1912-20

Box 18: folder 5
Woman's National Wilson and Marshall Organization: correspondence,
1912

Box 18: folder 6
Woman's Relief Corps



Order Book,
1884-94

Box 18: folder 7
Auxiliary to the Grand Army of the Republic,
1924

Box 18: folder 8
Note:

[see also Oversize Materials]

Woman's Republican Association: pamphlet,
1892

Box 18: folder 9
Women for Racial and Economic Equality: postcard and pamphlets,
n.d.

Box 18: folder 10
Women of Color Community Taskforce: Findings,
2011

Box 18: folder 11
Women of Goodwill: pamphlet,
1943

Box 18: folder 12
Women of the Ku Klux Klan: pamphlet,
n.d.

Box 18: folder 13
Women USA: pamphlets and mailings,
n.d.

Box 18: folder 14
Women's Educational and Industrial Union, Boston: pamphlets, books, clippings, and correspondence,
1877-1976

Box 18: folder 15
Women's Information Services Network: correspondence, memos, and minutes,
1975-78

Box 18: folder 16
Women's Joint Congressional Committee: pamphlet


Box 18: folder 17
Women's League of Brooklyn: correspondence,
1939

Box 19: folder 1
Women's League for Conservative Judaism: book and packet,
1968-76

Box 19: folder 2
Women's Legal Defense Fund: pamphlet, articles, and press releases,
n.d.

Box 19: folder 3
Women's Municipal League of Boston: pamphlet,
1926

Box 19: folder 4
Women's National Committee for Law Enforcement: pamphlets, and newsletter,
1926-27

Box 19: folder 5
Women's National Indian Association: pamphlets,
1891-99

Box 19: folder 6
Woman's National Liberal Union: report,
1890

Box 19: folder 7
Women's National Radio Committee: newsletter,
1942

Box 19: folder 8
Women's Overseas Service League,
1978


Note:
Women's Patriotic Association for Diminishing the Use of Imported Luxuries, NY: pamphlets,
1864

Box 19: folder 9
Women's Rest Tour Association, Boston: historical pamphlet by Helen Rich Norton,
1967

Box 19: folder 10
Women's Social, Industrial Association, New Orleans: constitution,
1881

Box 19: folder 11
Women's Theodore Roosevelt Memorial Association, NYC: newsletters and pamphlets,
1941-51

Box 19: folder 12
SERIES II. INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS



La Abogada Internacional (The International Woman Lawyer): newsletters,
1958-67

Box 20: folder 1
Associated Countrywomen of the World (ACWW): minutes, pamphlets, reports, correspondence, newsletters, and proceedings,
1929-62

Box 20: folder 2
Association for Women in Development: mailing,
1982

Box 20: folder 3
Central and East European Women's Federation in Exile, London: correspondence,
1955-56

Box 20: folder 4
GEDOK: Union of Women Artists' and Art Lovers' Associations: pamphlets,
1950-61

Box 20: folder 5
International Archive for the Women's Movement, Amsterdam: pamphlets, bibliography, correspondence, and newsletters,
1937-80

Box 20: folder 6
International Assembly of Women: clippings, book, and article,
1946-60

Box 20: folder 7
International Conference of Women Physicians, NY: pamphlet,
circa 1920

Box 20: folder 8
International Congress of Women, The Hague: press release,
1915

Box 20: folder 9
International Convention of Women: photograph,
1938


Note:
International Cooperative Women's Guild: clippings and correspondence,
1939

Box 20: folder 10
International Council of Social Democratic Women: bulletins,
1971-74

Box 20: folder 11
International Federation of Business and Professional Women: proceedings, reports, clippings, and correspondence,
1930-50

Box 20: folder 12
International Federation of University Women: program, pamphlets, postcard, clippings, correspondence, reports, list of members, and newsletters,
1924-68

Box 21: folder 1-4
Internationale Frauenorganisationen: manuscript by Dr. Dorothee Von Velsen,
n.d.

Box 21: folder 5
ISIS: correspondence,
1981

Box 21: folder 6
International Planned Parenthood Federation



Publications



Books



Teenage Pregnancy in the Caribbean (1984), by Tirbani P. Jagdeo
1984

Box 21a
Planejamento Familiar: Aspectos Sociais e Politicos (1980), by Walter Rodrigues
1980

Box 21a
Pamplets



English
1962-1984, n.d.

Box 21a: folder 1
Portugese
1965-1981, n.d.

Box 21a: folder 2-3
Spanish
1976-1984

Box 21a: folder 4
Walter Rodrigues, author
1978-1981, n.d.

Box 21a: folder 5
Miscellaneous
1975-1985, n.d.

Box 21a: folder 6
Photographs



United Nations
1961-1975, n.d.

Box 21b: folder 1
Miscellaneous
1976, n.d.

Box 21b: folder 2
Posters
1983, n.d.

Box 21b: folder 3
Oversized
1975-1982, n.d.


Posters


Box 21c
Memorabilia


Box 21c
Birth Control Advertising Memo


Box 21c
League of Nations: reports and pamphlets,
1923-48

Box 22: folder 1
Note:

[see also UN]

Liaison Committee of Women's International Organizations: pamphlets,
1945

Box 22: folder 2
Pan-American League: pamphlet,
1941

Box 22: folder 3
Pan-American Women's Association



Photographs and invitation,
1961-66

Box 22: folder 4
Women of the Pacific,
1949

Box 22: folder 4
Peace Corps: clippings, pamphlets, study guides, minutes, and correspondence,
1938-65

Box 22: folder 5
Soroptimist: pamphlets, correspondence, and book,
1948-71

Box 22: folder 6
United Nations organizations



Note:
World Center for Women's Archives: clippings and pamphlets,
1935-67

Box 22: folder 7
World Organization of Mothers of all Nations: correspondence,
1950-51

Box 22: folder 8
World Woman's Party: certificate, pamphlets, bulletin, article, and correspondence,
1938-46

Box 22: folder 9
Worldwatch Institute: Politics and Education papers,
1975-76

Box 22: folder 10
World's YWCA



Note:

[see also YWCA Records in the Sophia Smith Collection]

General: pamphlets, annual reports, and clippings,
1902-51

Box 22: folder 11
Monthly: newsletters,
1944-78

Box 22: folder 12
China: pamphlet and clippings,
1924-47

Box 22: folder 13
Place and contribution of women: study findings and correspondence,
1936-38

Box 22: folder 14
Reconstruction: pamphlets,
1946-49

Box 22: folder 15
Zonta: clippings and magazine,
1950

Box 22: folder 16
Women and Memories Forum (Egypt)
2010-14, n.d.

Box 22a
United Nations organizations



Note:

[unprocessed]

General and miscellaneous



Clippings,
1945-77

Box 23: folder 1
Department of Economic and Social Affairs: reports,
1972-75

Box 23: folder 2
Economic and Social Council, Commission on Human Rights, UNICEF: news,
1951-54

Box 23: folder 3
Exchange report



Note:
International Women's Tribune Centre: pamphlets and flyers,
1977

Box 23: folder 4
Note:
Participation of Women in Public Life Countries: seminar reports,
1957-71

Box 23: folder 5
Rights of Women: press releases, pamphlets, and reports,
1947-73

Box 23: folder 6
Status of Women: A Select Bibliography


Box 23: folder 7
Women in the United Nations: Business and Professional Women's Foundation: press release and publications,
1953-73

Box 23: folder 8
Conventions affecting women, Digest of the position of the UN: pamphlets,
1958-83

Box 24: folder 1
Dumbarton Oaks Plan: pamphlets,
1945

Box 24: folder 2
Population Crisis Report, What the United Nations is Doing for the Status of Women, United Nations 15, 1971-72


Box 24: folder 3
The Situation of Women in the United Nations, UNITAR: clippings and pamphlets,
1972-75

Box 24: folder 4
Women in the United Nations, by Frances W. Kerr,
1947

Box 24: folder 5
Women United for the United Nations: clippings and information,
1953-74

Box 24: folder 6
Commission on the Status of Women



General: reports, pamphlets, press release, and correspondence,
1945-73

Box 24: folder 7
Declaration of Human Rights: articles, newspaper, pamphlets, reports, and press releases,
1947-63

Box 24: folder 8
Reports,
1982-84

Box 24: folder 9
Resolutions,
1954

Box 24: folder 10
Reports,
1946-59

Box 25: folder 1-12
National Federation of Business and Professional Women's Clubs



Note:

[see also Oversize Materials]

Photographs of members,
n.d.

Box 26: folder 1
By-laws, correspondence, reports, and clippings,
1933-67

Box 26: folder 2
Federation Highlights (newsletter),
1949-51

Box 26: folder 3
Handbook, pamphlets, books, and packet,
1935-72

Box 26: folder 4
International Women's Year



General



Bulletins,
1974-76

Box 27: folder 1
Business and Professional Women's Foundation: Info Digest,
circa 1974

Box 27: folder 2
International Women's Year Stamp: envelope and press release,
1975

Box 27: folder 3
Reprints, articles, pamphlets and bulletins,
1974-78

Box 27: folder 4
Reston Test Survey: survey and correspondence,
1975

Box 27: folder 5
UNICEF and UNESCO: pamphlets, facts, reports, and poster,
1972-75

Box 27: folder 6
UN Newsletter on the Status of Women,
1964-74

Box 27: folder 7
UN publications: pamphlets, facts, magazine, press release, and poster,
1974-76

Box 27: folder 8
World Congress for International Women's Year, Berlin,
1975

Box 27: folder 9
Mexico



Report,
1975

Box 28
Conference Agenda: pamphlets and bulletins,
1968-75

Box 28: folder 1
General: articles, pamphlets, and reports,
1975

Box 28: folder 2
Slide and tape show: cassette tape, newsletters, and slides,
1975

Box 28: folder 3
United States Center for International Women's Year



General: sticker and clippings,
1975

Box 29: folder 1
Newsletter,
1974-77

Box 29: folder 2
United States Center for International Women's Year, Washington, DC: information, needlepoint pattern, and pamphlets,
1974-75

Box 29: folder 3
The Year Became a Decade,
1976

Box 29: folder 4
Posters



Note:
Decade for Women



Note:
World Conference: clippings,
1975-76

Box 30: folder 1
World Conference, Copenhagen: reports, correspondence, facts, and pamphlets,
1975-80

Box 30: folder 2
UN Decade for Women: pamphlets and bulletins,
1976-77

Box 30: folder 3
World Conference: report,
1980

Box 30: folder 3
OVERSIZE MATERIALS



United Nations--National Federation of Business and Professional Women's Clubs: Business Women in a Democracy (program book),
1939-40

Box 31
Women's Overseas Service League: history,
1978

Box 32
Audiotapes (unidentified organizations):



Madame Pandit (Waldorf): 1 reel,
1957

Box 32
Women's Role in Crime Control: 6 reels,
1966

Box 32
UN Decade for Women: The Exchange Report (Women in the Third World),
circa 1980

Flat File
Ladies' Auxiliary of the Grand Army of the Republic: photograph, circa early
1900s

Flat File
Liberation Movement Photo Calendar: (various organizations),
1978

Flat File
International Women's Year: Posters


Flat File
BOOKS ON SHELF



Associated Country Women of the World History by Mrs. Neve Scarborough,
1953


The Black Sash by Mirabel Rogers,
1956


Civil and Political Rights of Women,
1933


Girl Scout Handbook,
n.d.


Guide to Women's Organizations by Ellen Anderson,
1950


Internationaal Archief voor de Vrouwenbeweging: yearbooks,
1937-38


International Directory of Women's Development Organizations,
1977


International Directory of Women's Organizations,
1963


Proud Heritage by Rosa L. Shaw,
1957


The Story of the Woman's Party by Inez Haynes Irwin,
1921


Up Hill With Banners Flying by Inez Haynes Irwin,
1964


With the Blue Triangle South by Helen Hayes,
1940


Women's Organizations & Leaders Directory,
1973



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