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A Woman's Legacy: Five Women Who Made a Difference (Oral History series), 1998-2003
1 box (.5 linear ft.)
Collection number: MS 533

Abstract:
Series of oral histories of four notable women: Belva Davis, journalist; Bernice Hemphill, bio-analyist; Marian Cleeves Diamond, scientist; Mary Lanigar, accountant; and Sandra Day O'Connor, supreme court justice. Published by Women's Forum West Legacy Foundation (San Francisco, Calif, 2004).

Terms of Access and Use:

Restrictions on access:

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

Restrictions on use:

The material in this collection may be protected by copyright. It is the responsibility of the researcher to identify and satisfy the holders of all copyrights for permission to publish reproductions or quotations beyond "fair use." Permission must also be obtained from the Sophia Smith Collection as owners of the physical property.

Sophia Smith Collection
Smith College
Northampton, MA

Scope and Contents of the Collection

Series of oral histories of four notable women entitled A Woman's Legacy: Five Women Who Made a Difference, published by Women's Forum West Legacy Foundation (San Francisco, Calif, 2004). Consists of transcripts and five CD-ROMS. Includes:

  • "Belva Davis: the oral history of a pioneer in the field of journalism : a series of interviews" / conducted by Mauree Jane Perry, November 7, 14, 21, 2002, December 16, 2003.
  • "Bernice Hemphill : the mother of blood banking: Irwin Memorial Blood Bank and the American Association of Blood Banks, 1915-1994" / an oral history conducted in 1995 and 1996 by Germaine LaBerge, Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, 1998.
  • "Marian Cleeves Diamond : the oral history of a leader in the field of science : a series of interviews" / conducted by Carol McLaughlin.
  • "Mary Lanigar : the oral history of a pioneering woman in the field of accounting : a series of interviews" / conducted by Carol McLauglin, July 1999.
  • "Sandra Day O'Connor : the oral history of a pioneering woman in the judiciary : an interview" / conducted by Mauree Jane Perry, April 4, 2001.


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.

Restrictions on use:

The material in this collection may be protected by copyright. It is the responsibility of the researcher to identify and satisfy the holders of all copyrights for permission to publish reproductions or quotations beyond "fair use." Permission 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:

A Woman's Legacy: Five Women Who Made a Difference (Oral History series), Sophia Smith Collection, Smith College, Northampton, Mass.

History of the Collection


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

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

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Language
English


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Subjects
  • African American journalists--Biography
  • African American journalists--Interviews
  • American Association of Blood Banks
  • Blood banks--United States--History
  • Davis, Belva, 1933- --Interviews
  • Diamond, Marian Cleeves--Interviews
  • Hemphill, Bernice M., 1915-1996--Interviews
  • Irwin Memorial Blood Bank
  • Lanigar, Mary--Interviews
  • O'Connor, Sandra Day, 1930- --Interviews
  • United States. Supreme Court--Officials And Employees--Interviews
  • Women accountants--United States--Biography
  • Women accountants--United States--Interviews
  • Women in journalism--United States
  • Women in television broadcasting--United States
  • Women journalists--United States--Biography--Sources
  • Women journalists--United States--Interviews
  • Women judges--United States--Biography
  • Women judges--United States--Interviews
  • Women scientists--United States--Biography
  • Women scientists--United States--Interviews
  • Women's Forum West Legacy Foundation

Contributors
  • Davis, Belva, 1933- --Interviews
  • Diamond, Marian Cleeves--Interviews
  • Hemphill, Bernice M., 1915-1996--Interviews
  • LaBerge, Germaine
  • Lanigar, Mary--Interviews
  • McLaughlin, Carol
  • O'Connor, Sandra Day, 1930- --Interviews
  • Perry, Mauree Jane

Genre terms
  • Oral history--Archival resources


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