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Subject Files, 1971-1980

 Series 2

This series consists of files pertaining to a variety of topics of interest to women, including abortion, education, athletics and Title IX, the Equal Rights Amendment, and feminist press and theater. Included in the files are pamphlets, newspaper and magazine clippings, mailings, essays, and ephemera documenting the women's movement in the 1970s. The majority of the material is from local sources in the Washington, D. C., suburban area. Also included are files relating to activities of specific organizations, such as the Washington Women's Art Center and the Women's Equity Action League, both of whose newsletters are located in Series I.

Arrangement is alphabetical by folder heading.


  • 1971-1980

Use and Access to Collection

This collection is open for research.

Part of this collection is unprocessed. This means that materials are in the same state we received them and have not been reviewed for content or condition. The collection may need to be screened prior to use. Please contact us before visiting the Special Collections reading room to view this collection. A preliminary inventory is available under the Inventories/Additional Information section.


1.25 Linear Feet

Library Details

Part of the Special Collections and University Archives

University of Maryland Libraries
Hornbake Library
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College Park Maryland 20742