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Yale Women's Coordinating Council meeting minutes

Call Number: RU 1066

Scope and Contents

The materials consist of meeting minutes documenting the activities of the Yale Women's Coordinating Council.


  • 1968-1971


Conditions Governing Access

The materials are open for research.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The materials were transferred from the Yale University Women's Organization, 2008.


The records are arranged chronologically.


0.25 Linear Feet (1 box)

Language of Materials


Catalog Record

A record for this collection is available in Orbis, the Yale University Library catalog

Persistent URL


The materials consist of meeting minutes documenting the activities of the Yale Women's Coordinating Council.

Biographical / Historical

The Women's Coordinating Council (WCC) was an administrative assemly of members of Yale organizations that coordinated programs, interest groups, communications, and served as a sounding board for all women at Yale. It formed in 1969 when members of the Yale Student Wives joined the Council of University Organizations (1965), which previously included members of the Yale University Women's Organization (1965), Yale Dames (1918), and Yale Newcomers (1924). The WCC later included members of the Faculty Club, Divinity Wives, Law Wives, Forestry Wives, Around the World Wives, and Medical Wives.

General note

Forms part of Yale Record Group 40 (YRG 40), Records of Yale clubs, societies, and organizations.

Processing Information

Yale University records are arranged and described at the accession level by the creating office. The University Archives creates collection level descriptive records, but typically does no further arrangement and description at the accession level.

Guide to the Yale Women's Coordinating Council Meeting Minutes
Under Revision
compiled by Daniel Hartwig
January 2008
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English.

Part of the Manuscripts and Archives Repository

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