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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...
Scope and Contents The Mydolls Records contain approximately 3.5 linear feet of archival records that document the career of the women-led group and reveal its 40-year advocacy of equality, female empowerment, and minority representation in the arts. The post-punk band Mydolls is a Houston band formed in 1978 with members Trish Herrera, Dianna Ray, Linda Younger, and George Reyes. The archival collection preserves the band’s early history in photographs, letters, flyers, zines, and cassette tapes from the...
Scope and Contents The materials in the collection document New Music America (NMA) festivals, which got their start as "New Music New York" in 1979, and were produced afterward annually by the New Music Alliance in cities across North America from 1980 to 1990. A bulk of the materials document the 1986 NMA in Houston. The records primarily consist of administrative documents, such as professional correspondence, meeting agendas, or mailing lists. Secondary records include catalogs, programs, and press related...
- Audiotapes 1
- Avant-garde (Music) 1
- Business records 1
- Clippings (information artifacts) 1
- Feminism 1
- Fliers (printed matter) 1
- Memorabilia 1
- Music festivals -- Texas -- Houston 1
- Newsletters 1
- Paris, Texas (Motion picture) 1
- Post-punk music 1
- Punk rock music -- Texas -- Houston 1
- Speeches (documents) 1
- Women punk rock musicians 1
- Zines 1 ∧ less
- Galbreth, Michael, 1956- 1
- May, Linda 1
- Mydolls (Punk rock group) 1
- New Music America (Festival) 1