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Asians Against Domestic Abuse Records
Dates: 1985-2010; Majority of material found within 2001-2010
Scope and Contents
This collection includes the articles of incorporation, by-laws, administrative documents, informational brochures, records of consciousness raising and fund-raising events, and newspaper clippings for the Asians Against Domestic Abuse organization. Materials are arranged topically and then chronologically, whenever possible. The series included are: Administrative Documents and Brochures and Other Publicity. The collection is comprised of 12 folders contained in 1 box.
Houston Area NOW and Other Feminist Activities Collection
Scope and Contents This collection is comprised of the files maintained by the members of the Houston Area (National Organization for Women) NOW. Not all of the files pertain specifically to Houston NOW activities and organizations because several of the members were active in other NOW affiliated organizations. The collection is organized into 11 series: Houston area NOW; Texas NOW organization(s) ; Other state, regional and/or local NOW organizations; National NOW; NOW task forces and committees; NOW social...
Houston Gorilla Girls Records
Dates: 1985-2000; Majority of material found within 1988-1997
Scope and Contents This collection includes the records, written works, collected writings, and photographs that document the development of the Houston Gorilla Girls, an anonymnous women’s art collective that protested sexism and racism in the art world from the 1987 to the late nineties. There are nine series, spanning from 1985 to 2000 which are entitled as follows: Correspondence; Organizational Documents and Photographs; Propaganda; Diverse Works Installation: Another Dead Horse; Rice University...
Houston Women's Caucus for Art Records
Dates: 1972-2004; Majority of material found in 1985-2000
Scope and Contents The papers for the Houston Women's Caucus for Art (HWCA) span from its founding in 1978 to 2004. Some items, however, pre-date this period. The largest portion of the records is devoted to photos and to art exhibitions sponsored by the Caucus. The next largest portion includes newsletters, grant applications and fundraising, financial records, and conferences. The remainder of the collection is devoted to information pertaining to the business of the Caucus, membership, and the visual arts...
Komen Foundation, Houston Records
Dates: 1992-2012; Majority of material found within 1997-2008
Scope and Contents The processed Komen Foundation, Houston Records are housed in 35 boxes. The materials are arranged chronologically in ongoing yearly series with the following recurring subseries: Administrative Documents, Organizational Documents, Roster, Scholarships and Grants, Informational Material, Newsletters, Sponsors, Events, Race for Cure, Clippings and Correspondence, etc. Most notably, this collection documents organizational events and fundraising efforts from 1998 to 2012.In...
Marjorie Randal National Women's Conference Collection
Dates: 1974-1982; Majority of material found in 1977
Scope and Contents This collection, donated by Marjorie Randal, documents the National Women's Conference held in Houston in November 1977. The collection includes clippings, brochures, flyers, newsletters, invitations, correspondence, and publications. Materials in the collection date from 1974-1982, with the bulk of the collection dated 1977. The collection was originally in two large binders labeled Events and Opinions. The materials in those binders have been removed to facilitate handling of the items and...
Lynn Randolph Papers
Scope and Contents The eleven series of Lynn Randolph Papers are housed in three boxes and contain documentation of her exemplary training and career in the visual fine arts including exhibits, shows, reviews, individual art projects, and collaborations. The documentation of her longtime feminist and human rights activism in Houston and abroad is also an important part of the collection just as it is her life. Lynn Randolph's collaboration, both visual and literary, with Donna Haraway is represented as is her...
- Clippings (information artifacts) 5
- Newsletters 5
- Art -- Texas -- Houston 3
- Fliers (printed matter) 3
- Nonprofit organizations -- Texas -- Houston 3
- Photographs 3
- Women artists -- Texas -- Houston 3
- Administrative records 2
- Bylaws (administrative records) 2
- Feminism 2
- Feminism -- United States 2
- Feminism and art 2
- Publications (documents) 2
- Typescripts 2
- Women's rights -- Texas -- Houston 2
- Articles 1
- Breast -- Cancer 1
- Ephemera 1
- Greeting cards 1
- Houston (Tex.) 1
- Manuscripts (documents) 1
- Minutes (administrative records) 1
- Periodicals 1
- Postcards 1
- Posters 1
- Sound recordings 1
- Texas 1
- University of Houston. Libraries. Special Collections Department. Visual Arts Collections 1
- Women -- Societies and clubs 1
- Women artists 1
- Women's rights 1 ∧ less
- National Women's Conference 2
- Randal, Marjorie 2
- Randolph, Lynn, 1938- 1
- Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation 1
- Women's Caucus for Art. Houston Chapter 1