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Women's Events collection

 Collection
Identifier: W030

Scope and Content of the Collection

The Women's Events Collection is an artificial collection formed of items relating to events and exhibits about women's history or women's issues. There are two series: Series I covers those events sponsored or co-sponsored by Georgia State University's Women's Studies Institute, University Library and Special Collections, and other GSU departments. Series II covers events sponsored by non-GSU groups or organizations such as the Atlanta Women's Foundation, the Georgia Women's Assembly, and Spelman College. The collection was begun in 1997 and is ongoing. Formats include video and audio recordings, flyers, photographs, programs, etc. received from various donors and sources.

Dates

  • 1996-Ongoing

Restrictions on Access

Unrestricted access.

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. All requests subject to limitations noted in departmental policies on reproduction.

Extent

2 Linear Feet (in 4 boxes)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract:

The Women's Events Collection is an artificial collection formed of items relating to events and exhibits about women's history or women's issues.

Acquisition Information

Multiple donations via event attendees, 1998- (ongoing).

Related Archival Materials

Related Materials in This Repository

  1. Georgia Women's Movement Project collection, 1995- (W016)

Processing Information

Processed by E. Lee Elzroth and Wesley Chenault at the file level, August 1999. Revised November 1999; May 2003.
Title
Women's Events Collection:
Subtitle
A Guide to Its Collection at Georgia State University
Status
Completed
Author
Georgia State University Library
Date
1999-[ongoing]
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Revision Statements

  • 2005: EAD created by Morna Gerrard.
  • 2005: EAD edited by Amanda Brown.
  • 2007: EAD edited by William Hardesty.

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Repository

Contact:
100 Decatur St., S.E.
Atlanta, Georgia 30303
404-413-2880
404-413-2881 (Fax)