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8th Day Center for Justice records, 1968-2011.

The 8th Day Center for Justice Records consist of materials related to the organization's social justice activism in the Chicago area, spanning from 1968 until 2011. The records contain administrative and program materials, flyers and posters, news articles, research files, newsletters and public...


Abortion Rights Association of Illinois records, 1963-1976

The records of Illinois Citizens for the Medical Control of Abortion, later the Abortion Rights Association of Illinois document their efforts to change Illinois abortion law in the late 1960s and early 1970s.

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Action Committee for Decent Childcare records, 1965-1973, bulk 1970-1972

Correspondence, proposals, contract lists, bulletins, speeches, directories, licensing reviews, one photograph, and photocopies of articles and clippings collected by the Action Committee for Decent Childcare (ACDC). Also included are materials on the Day Care Crisis Council of the Chicago Are...

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Ada María Isasi-Díaz, Ph.D., papers, 1974-2005.

The Ada María Isasi-Díaz papers contain published and unpublished materials that relate to her interests in feminist theology and social justice. Included are books, professional journals, articles, newspapers, pamphlets, booklets, and bulletins.

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Agatha Rossetti Hessley papers, 1970-2005.

The papers of Agatha Rossetti Hessley consist of letters written to her daughter, Rita K. Hessley, and document Hessley family events. Many of these letters contain Agatha's views on subjects including politics, current scientific research, and the Catholic Church. News clippings are often includ...

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Agnes Nestor papers, ca. 1880-1948, bulk 1896-1954

Correspondence, reports, pamphlets, clippings, passports, etc., arranged chronologically, and manuscript autobiography of Agnes Nestor, primarily relating to her career as a labor union leader in Chicago and official of the International Glove Workers Union of America, plus some items on h...


Anne E. Carr, BVM, Ph. D., papers, 1964-2007.

The papers of Anne E. Carr, B.V.M., Ph. D., span the years 1964 to 2007 and consist of unpublished sermons and talks, published articles and interviews, book reviews, awards, and biographical information. Topics include Christian feminism, the role of women in the Roman Catholic Church, ordinatio...

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Anne Patrick, SNJM, papers, 1969-2015.

The papers of Anne E. Patrick, SNJM, PhD have been divided into three series, and consist of Patricks doctoral dissertation, publications in numerous periodicals and monographs, and a copy of her monograph Liberating Conscience. Documents from various conferences and seminars and events at variou...

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Annetta M. Dieckmann papers, 1888-1974

Annetta Maria Dieckmann (1882-1974) was a pioneer in progressive causes that included the betterment of working peoples' lives, feminism and civil rights. This collection includes correspondence, clippings, notes, reports, minutes of meetings, biographical vitae, legal briefs, financial records, ...

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Barbara Ciurej and Lindsay Lochman Papers, 1980-2010.

The Ciurej and Lochman Papers consist of two boxes, spanning the years 1980-2010. This collection is divided into two sections: personal and professional. The personal records include photographs, cards, and some correspondence. The professional records include publications pertaining to art, suc...

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Beth Brinkmann Cianci papers, 1980-1983.

The Beth Brinkmann Cianci papers relate to Beth's advocacy efforts for women's rights organizations, including the Homemakers Equal Rights Association and the National Forum for Women. The documents include materials for state and national women's rights organizations.

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Bohemian Women's Publishing Company records, 1894-1900

The collection contains some material from Zenske Listy, photographs of the women who worked at the Bohemian Women's Publishing Company along with some items produced by the company such as programs and tickets for cultural events, forms used by businesses and professionals, advertisements, stati...

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Brenda Eichelberger papers, 1974-1981.

Correspondence, flyers, press releases, form letters, financial records, news articles, membership applications, publications, membership contact files, photographs, and other papers of Brenda Eichelberger, primarily related to her work with the National Alliance of Black Feminists office in Chic...

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Carol Frances Jegen, B.V.M., Ph. D., papers, 1958-2009.

The papers of Carol Frances Jegen, B.V.M., Ph. D., span the years 1958 to 2009 and primarily document her writings and lectures. Included are awards, lecture notes, correspondence, book reviews, articles, and audio-visual materials. Topics include the Blessed Virgin Mary, Jesus Christ, civil diso...

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Carol Ronen papers, 1952-2009.

The Carol Ronen Papers consist of materials relating to Carol's public life, Democratic Party activism, and time in public office. These documents include personal items, campaign memorabilia, information on political causes, speeches, recommendations, correspondence, newspaper and magazine artic...

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Catherine Waugh McCulloch collection, 1909-1945

The collection contains pamphlets regarding woman suffrage and Catherine Waugh's election campaign for Justice of the Peace.

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Center on Halsted architectural materials

Elevations and floor plans for the Center on Halsted's building at 3656 North Halsted, which opened in 2007. Floor plans include versions issued by Gensler for conceptual design, design development, and owner's review.

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Center on Halsted visual materials

Color architectural and design presentation boards (9) and digital photographic print (1) related to the planning and grand opening of the Center on Halsted's new building at 3656 North Halsted (opened in 2007). Photograph depicts the building ribbon cutting ceremony in June 2007. Presentation bo...

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Charlotte Adelman papers, 1968-1995, bulk 1980-1990

The collection contains correspondence, legislative reports, meeting minutes, directories, press releases, announcements, speech transcripts, scrapbooks (1982-1988), and some photographs from Charlotte Adelman’s career as a lawyer, her work with the Women’s Bar Association of Illinois, and...

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Chicago Abortion Fund records, 1973-2005

The administrative records of the Chicago Abortion Fund, a non-profit organization in Chicago that promotes reproductive choice and provides economic assistance and education to low-income women in obtaining safe abortion services.

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Chicago Area Women's History Council records, 1981-2000

This collection contains the administrative records of the Chicago Area Women's History Council including membership lists, directories, meeting minutes, and correspondence. It also contains pamphlets and promotional material advertising CAWHC events.

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Chicago Area Women's Sports Association records, 1979-1996

Meeting minutes, reports, financial records, membership files, correspondence, brochures, newspaper clippings, newsletters, press releases, photographs, and other records of the Chicago Area Women's Sports Association (CAWSA). The majority of the collection relates to sporting events and a...

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Chicago Clergy Consultation Service records, 1965-1975

Twenty-six ministers and rabbis founded the Clergy Consultation Service or CCS in New York City in 1967 to help provide women with access to safe abortions. The CCS gathered information about abortion providers, counseled women seeking abortion, and referred patients to physicians who practiced i...

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Chicago Home Economists in Business records, 1966-1983, bulk 1972-1980

Financial records, membership information, board meeting minutes, correspondence, newsletters, press releases, and other records of the Chicago Home Economists in Business (CHEIB), an organization that focused on the relationship between home economists, business, and consumers. Members have been...

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