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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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
- Art -- Texas -- Houston 3
- Clippings (information artifacts) 3
- Newsletters 3
- Photographs 3
- Women artists -- Texas -- Houston 3
- Bylaws (administrative records) 2
- Feminism 2
- Feminism -- United States 2
- Feminism and art 2
- Fliers (printed matter) 2
- Publications (documents) 2
- Typescripts 2
- Women's rights -- Texas -- Houston 2
- Administrative records 1
- Articles 1
- Ephemera 1
- Greeting cards 1
- Houston (Tex.) 1
- Manuscripts (documents) 1
- Minutes (administrative records) 1
- Nonprofit organizations -- Texas -- Houston 1
- Periodicals 1
- Postcards 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
- Women's Caucus for Art. Houston Chapter 1