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Society for Women in Philosophy. Eastern Division Records, 1971-2004
3 boxes (4 linear ft.)
Collection number: MS 315

Abstract:
Professional organization. Records consist of agendas, minutes, correspondence, financial records, newsletters, reports, conference papers, printed material, memorabilia, photographs, and audiotapes. NOTE: There is no container list online for this finding aid. You may contact the Sophia Smith Collection if you want one sent to you.

Terms of Access and Use:

Restrictions on access:

The papers are open to research according to the regulations of the Sophia Smith Collection.

This collection has not been fully processed and therefore may be difficult to use.

Restrictions on use:

The Society for Women in Philosophy retains copyright ownership of their records. Copyright to unpublished materials created by others may be owned by the creator, or their heirs or assigns. It is the responsibility of the researcher to identify and satisfy the holders of all copyrights. Permission to publish reproductions or quotations beyond "fair use" must also be obtained from the Sophia Smith Collection as owners of the physical property.

Sophia Smith Collection
Smith College
Northampton, MA

Historical Note

The Society for Women in Philosophy was founded in 1970 as the Women's Caucus of the American Philosophical Foundation to address the professional problems of women in philosophy and the philosophical implications of Women's Liberation. It was renamed SWIP in May 1971. Through a newsletter, regular meetings, and conferences, the Society has sought to enable women in philosophy to communicate about their common concerns and scholarly activities.

Scope and Contents of the Collection

The Society for Women in Philosophy (Eastern Division) Records consist of agendas, minutes, correspondence, financial records, newsletters, reports, conference papers, printed material, memorabilia, photographs, and audiotapes.

NOTE: There is no container list online for this finding aid. You may contact the Sophia Smith Collection if you want one sent to you.


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

The papers are open to research according to the regulations of the Sophia Smith Collection.

This collection has not been fully processed and therefore may be difficult to use.

Restrictions on use:

The Society for Women in Philosophy retains copyright ownership of their records. Copyright to unpublished materials created by others may be owned by the creator, or their heirs or assigns. It is the responsibility of the researcher to identify and satisfy the holders of all copyrights. Permission to publish reproductions or quotations beyond "fair use" must also be obtained from the Sophia Smith Collection as owners of the physical property.

Preferred Citation

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

Society for Women in Philosophy. Eastern Division Records, Sophia Smith Collection, Smith College, Northampton, Mass.

History of the Collection
Accruals:

Periodic additions to collection are expected and may not be reflected in this record.


Additional Information
Contact Information
Sophia Smith Collection
Smith College
Northampton, MA 01063

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

Email Reference Form: http://www.smith.edu/libraries/libs/ssc/emailform.html
URL: http://www.smith.edu/libraries/libs/ssc/
Language
English


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Subjects
  • Philosophy--Societies, etc.
  • Philosophy--Study and teaching--United States--History-- 20th century
  • Society for Women in Philosophy. Eastern Division
  • Women philosophers--United States


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