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Karen B. Alexander Collection of Protest Literature, 1968-1973 | University of North Texas Special Collections

Collection Overview

Title: Karen B. Alexander Collection of Protest Literature, 1968-1973Add to your cart.
ID: 01/HM1
Extent: 2.0 Boxes
Date Acquired: 01/21/1976. More info below under Accruals.
Subjects: Feminism, Feminists, Feminists -- United States, Social movements
Languages: English

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Abstract

Newspapers, circulars, newsletters, and other material related to protest movements in the United States.

Scope and Contents of the Materials

Collection of materials affiliated with protest movements in the United States. Materials consist of general political, general social, feminist, communalist, black, educational, and environmental protest literature as well as literature on the Southern Educational Conference Fund and the Women's National Abortion Action Coalition. Also included are the following publications: Off Our Backs, A Women's News Journal, The Southern Patriot (1971), and The Virginia Weekly (1971).

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Administrative Information

Repository: University of North Texas Special Collections
Accruals: 76-002
Access Restrictions: This collection is not restricted.
Use Restrictions: Reproduction and publication of materials in this collection are subject to the policies of the UNT Archives and Rare Books department. Copyright restrictions may apply.
Physical Access Note: This collection is stored off-site and requires a minimum of 24 hour notice prior to use.
Acquisition Source: Ms. Karen Alexander
Acquisition Method: Gift

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Box 1b: Multiple CollectionsAdd to your cart.
Also includes collections from Sarah T. Hughes Collection, Terry Jordan Collection, and Jack B. Scroggs Collection.
Barcode: 624187
Box 37: Feminist Groups Protest Literature, 1969-1972, n.d.Add to your cart.
 
Barcode: 100297
Folder 1: Off Our Backs, A Women's News JournalAdd to your cart.
 
Item 1: Off Our Backs, A Women's News JournalAdd to your cart.
Note:  Off Our Backs, A Women's News Journal moved to map case.
Folder 2: Feminist Protest Literature, 1969-1974, n.d.Add to your cart.
This folder contains brochures pertaining to feminist issues and causes such as abortion, equal rights, socialism, and political endorsement.  Folder also contains several feminst publications described below at item level.
Item 1: Little Miss Muffet Fights Back: Recommended Non-Sexist Books About Girls for Young Readers, pamphlet, 1971Add to your cart.
 
Item 2: Texan Woman, newsletter, July/August 1974Add to your cart.
 
Item 3: American Women: Their Use and Abuse, pamphlet, 1969Add to your cart.
 
Item 4: Prime Time:  For the Liberation of Women in the Prime of  of Life..., newsletter, February/March 1974Add to your cart.
 
Item 5: The Second Wave: A Magazine of the New Feminism, magazine, Summer 1971Add to your cart.
 
Item 6: Looking at Women: Poems by Fran Winant, pamphlet, 1971Add to your cart.
 
Item 7: EverywomanAdd to your cart.
Note:  Everywoman moved to map case.
Item 8: PostersAdd to your cart.
Note:  Posters moved to map case.
Item 9: Shirley Chisholm brochureAdd to your cart.
Note:  Shirley Chisholm brochure moved to map case.
Folder 3: Feminist Protest Literature, 1970-1971, n.d.Add to your cart.
This folder contains publications, speech texts, a flyer, and a newspaper clipping pertaining to feminist issues and causes.
Item 1: Women Workers: Some Basic Statistics by Lise Vogel, pamphlet, 1971Add to your cart.
 
Item 2: Pioneers of Women's Liberation by Joyce Cowley, pamphlet, 1971Add to your cart.
 
Item 3: Charlottesville Women's Support Group Benefit Car Wash for striking Shenandoah workers, flyerAdd to your cart.
 
Item 4: Women Say No to War and Racism, Baltimore Women's Coalition for Women's Rights speech textAdd to your cart.
 
Item 5: The Realities of Lesbianism by Del Martin and Phyllis Lyon, report reprinted from MOTIVE, March/April 1969Add to your cart.
 
Item 6: How Harvard Rules Women, pamphlet, 1970Add to your cart.
 
Item 7: How To Hold A Wife: A Bridegroom's Buide by Jennifer Macleod, newspaper clippingAdd to your cart.
 
Item 8: Through the Looking GlassAdd to your cart.
Note:  Through the Looking Glass moved to map case.
Folder 4: Feminist Protest Literature, 1970-1971, n.d.Add to your cart.
This folder contains feminist literature and reports of a political nature.
Folder 5: Feminist Protest Literature, 1970-1972, n.d.Add to your cart.

This folder contains reports, flyers, and bibliographies pertaining to a variety of feminist topics including: consumerism; marriage; political; herstory (history); self-defense; welfare rights; and International Women's Day.

Note:  The Great Speckled Bird moved to map case.

Folder 6: Feminist Protest Literature, 1969-1970Add to your cart.
This folder contains issues of A Journal of Female Liberation.
Item 1: No More Fun and Games: A Journal of Female Liberation, Issue 3, 1969-11Add to your cart.
 
Item 2: The Female State: A Journal of Female Liberation, Issue 4, 1970-04Add to your cart.
 
Box 38: General Protest Literature, 1968-1973, n.d.Add to your cart.
 
Barcode: 100298
Folder 1: Communalist Literature, 1971,1973Add to your cart.
This folder contains the April-May 1971 and April 1973 issues of the newsletter Notes from Nethers.
Folder 2: General Protest Literature, 1969, 1971, n.d.Add to your cart.
This folder contains protest literature pertaining to communism; racism; and the draft (selective service).
Folder 3: General Political Protest Literature, 1968-1973, n.d.Add to your cart.

This folder contains protest literature pertaining to political issues including war, peace, socialism, China, and Cuba.

Note:  American Report, Stop the War, and radical literature from the New England Free Press moved to map case.

Folder 4: General Social Protest Literature, 1967-1971, n.d.Add to your cart.
This folder contains protest literature pertaining to social and enviornmental issues including hunger, the environment, prisons, social reform, and housing.
Folder 5: General Education Protest Literature, 1968, n.d.Add to your cart.
This folder contains protest pamphlets and a report pertaining to college life and the education system.
Folder 6: Southern Conference Educational Fund Literature, n.d.Add to your cart.
This folder contains publications of the Southern Conference Educational Fund covering the following topics: poverty, the Walter Collins case, and bios of Virginia Collins and Carl Braden.
Folder 7: The Southern Patriot, 1971Add to your cart.
Note:  The Southern Patriot moved to map case.
Folder 8: The Virginia Weekly, 1971Add to your cart.
Note:  The Virginia Weekly moved to map case.
Folder 9: Women's National Abortion Action Coalition Literature, 1971-1972, n.d.Add to your cart.

This folder contains publications of the Women's National Abortion Action Coalition including newsletters and flyers.

Note:  Women's National Abortion Action Coalition abortion march on Washington and San Francisco brochure moved to map case.

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