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02. Carey Shuart Women's Research Collection

 Collecting Area
Identifier: 02

Found in 98 Collections and/or Records:

Jeanie Lambright Papers on They Also Served: Women’s Stories from the World War II Era

 Collection
Identifier: 2016-015
Dates: 1943-2004
Scope and Contents

The majority of the collection includes content pertaining to the creation of the Lambright's book entitled, “They also served: Women’s Stories from the WWII Era.” Many materials correspond to the research, interviews, and related materials collected from 53 women interviewed in 2001-2002 who shared their memories of the WW II Era for the book. Other items include audio tapes, photographs, and the published book.

Norma Lee Feminist Correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: 2008-006
Dates: 1975-1979
Scope and Contents

This small collection is housed in 1 box and consists of one series that documents Norma Lee's correspondence concerning activist and feminist activities in the mid to late 1970s. Most notably, the collection contains correspondence from well-known political figures such as Rep. Barbara Jordan. Additionally, you can find correspondence regarding high profile issues and events such the Equal Rights Amendment and the International Women's Year (IWY) National Women's Conference, 1977.

Raphaele Malandain Photographic Records

 Collection
Identifier: 2019-044
Dates: 1983-1999
Scope and Contents

The collection contains newsclippings and publicity of Raphaële’s work as well as slides, prints, photos, negatives and transparencies of her portfolio of work used in corporate ads by many of the largest and most prominent companies around the world.

This collection is not yet fully processed. For questions about materials in this collection or to request access, contact curator Vince Lee at velee@uh.edu.

Martha Irene Massey Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2015-024
Dates: 1943-1964
Scope and Contents

This collection includes materials from Martha Irene Massey’s high school Home Economics coursework, cookbooks and household appliance manuals, as well as several news clippings and personal items.

Linda May Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2015-009
Dates: 1969-2006; Majority of material found within 1970-2000
Scope and Contents This collection contains the papers of Linda May, a Houston feminist activist who coordinated numerous national and global women’s conferences and represented the American Jewish Coalition at the 1985 and 1995 United Nations’ NGO Conference on Women. The series are arranged by organizational or institutional affiliation, and each contains photos, correspondence, press clippings, and literature. Linda May also has a book collection with Special Collections. For separated books, see Separated...

Beverly A. McPhail Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2023-012
Dates: Majority of material found within 1989-2014 (some material 1914-1922)
Content Description The Beverly Mcphail Papers contains her writings-editorials, journal articles, and reports she written on women’s issues, feminist policies and violence against women. Her papers also include photographs, teaching aids and ephemera, as well as collection of antique women’s suffragist postcards from the early 20th century. Also included is her self-published memoir, "Number 2: How I Survived a Semi-Awful Childhood, Revived a Crushed Spirit, and Raised Socially Conscious Sons,” which includes...

Minnie Fisher Cunningham: The McArthur-Smith Research Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2013-005
Dates: 1914-1999
Scope and Contents This collection consists of the research materials of Drs. Judith McArthur and Harold Smith. Included are copies of materials held at other institutions as well as the authors’ notes. The collection is divided into six series: Minnie Fisher Cunningham, People, Conventions/Conferences, Organizations/Committees, Issues, and Photographic Material. All materials relate to Minnie and her various efforts across differing fields of interest. The bulk of the papers consist of correspondence between...

Miscellaneous Women's Research Collections

 Collection
Identifier: 2024-006
Dates: 20th cent.
Scope and Contents

The Miscellaneous Women's Research Collections contain smaller size collections, often only one item or a few folders, stored together for preservation purposes and for ease of discovery.

Missouri City Chapter of the Links, Inc. Records

 Collection
Identifier: 2015-001
Dates: 1977-2016
Scope and Contents

This collection includes internal publications such as meeting minutes, budget and program reports, correspondence, and organizational standards; conference materials; press clippings and releases; program development and community partnership information; directories; outreach materials; photographs; and documents cataloging the history of the Links, Inc. in Missouri City, Houston, the Western Area, and the international parent organization.

Flora Moon Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2016-006
Dates: 1976-2012; Majority of material found within 1991-2004
Scope and Contents

The majority of this collection contains documentation and notes pertaining to the creation of the short documentary film The Living Tree. Other items include film scripts, periodicals and ephemera from her film career.

Frances Mount Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2017-030
Dates: 1960s-2000s
Scope and Contents

This collection does not currently have a finding aid available online. For assistance, please contact Special Collections by emailing velee@uh.edu.

Patricia R. Cole, Nancy J. Flanakin, and Christina L. Walsh National Center on Domestic and Sexual Violence Records

 Collection
Identifier: 2011-007
Dates: 1977-2007; Majority of material found within 1998-2004
Scope and Contents Patricia R. Cole, Nancy J. Flanakin, and Christina L. Walsh National Center on Domestic and Sexual Violence Records documents the organization’s work in providing training and consultation to organizations interested in the prevention of domestic and sexual violence. The collection includes correspondence, legal and legal style documentation, financial documents, printed materials, creative works, clippings, transparencies, forms, publications, posters, CDs, a VHS tape, note cards,...

Laura Oren Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2005-001
Dates: 1970-1979
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of 8 series and is housed in 2 boxes. The focus of the papers is the various organizations with which Oren has been affiliated. Most notably, this collection includes organizational material regarding the Houston Area Feminist Federal Credit Union, the National Organization for Women and Women and Labor organizations.

Annise Parker and Kathy Hubbard Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2017-029
Dates: 20th cent.
Brief Content Description

Collection includes documentation of Annise Parker and Kathy Hubbards leadership, participation, and activism in Houston's LGBTQ community.

The collection is not fully processed. Materials related to the Houston Gay & Lesbian Political Caucus were processed in 2021-2022 by Research for Aspiring Coogs in the Humanities (REACH) Program intern Kennedy Williams. For more information, please contact collection curator Joyce Gabiola at jegabiola@uh.edu.

Annise Parker Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2008-004
Dates: 1991-2001
Scope and Contents This collection is housed in 9 boxes and the arranged in 7 series. Annise Parker’s papers document her campaigns for elected office in the City of Houston from: City Council Race-Defeated-1991; City Council Race-Defeated-1995; City Council Race-Won-1997; City Council Race-Won-2001; City Controller Race-Won-2003; and City Controller Race-Won-2005. Material formats within these series range from newspaper clippings and video recordings to correspondence and typescript. A 7th series includes a...