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Activist Women Oral History Project

 Collection
Identifier: W071

Scope and Contents of the Oral History Project

The ongoing and growing Activist Women Oral History Project contains over 40 oral history interviews.

Dates

  • 2005-2016

Creator

Restrictions on Access

Access to some interviews restricted. See notes in Contents List for access details.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

To quote in print, or otherwise reproduce in whole or in part in any publication, including on the Worldwide Web, any material from this collection, the researcher must obtain permission from (1) the owner of the physical property and (2) the holder of the copyright. Persons wishing to quote from this collection should consult the reference archivist to determine copyright holders for information in this collection. Reproduction of any item must contain the complete citation to the original.

History of the Activist Women Oral History Project

The Activist Women Oral History Project was established in 2006, and forms part of the Archives for Research on Women. This project is broad in scope, and the subject matter includes domestic violence, women's health and reproductive justice, politics, policy making and the law, child sex trafficking, philanthropy, community activism, art and culture, equality in the workplace, civil rights, and LGBTQ activism.

Early interviews were recorded on audio cassettes, and more recent interviews have been recorded using either a digital audio recorder or a video recorder, or a video recorder in conjunction with an audio recorder.

Extent

43 Item(s) (43 oral history interviews)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

The Activist Women Oral History Project was established in 2006, and forms part of the Archives for Research on Women. This project is broad in scope, and the subject matter includes domestic violence, women's health and reproductive justice, politics, policy making and the law, child sex trafficking, philanthropy, community activism, art and culture, equality in the workplace, civil rights, and LGBTQ activism. The ongoing and growing Activist Women Oral History Project contains over 40 oral history interviews.

Acquisition Information

Some oral histories are donated while some were created by Special Collections personnel from the beginning in 2006.

Online Access

A number of interviews are available in GSU Digital Collections or the University Library Youtube page.

Creator

Title
Activist Women Oral History Project
Subtitle
A Guide to the Interviews at Georgia State University Library
Status
Edited Full Draft
Author
Hal Hansen
Date
September 2019
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Repository

Contact:
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