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Yale University Women's Organization oral history project records

 Collection
Call Number: RU 924

Scope and Contents

The materials consist of audiotapes, a videotape, transcripts, and project and background files relating to "One Story, Many Voices: An Oral History of the Yale University Women's Organization."

Dates

  • 1965-2002

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Original audiovisual materials, as well as preservation and duplicating masters, may not be played. Researchers must consult use copies, or if none exist must pay for a use copy, which is retained by the repository. Researchers wishing to obtain an additional copy for their personal use should consult Copying Services information on the Manuscripts and Archives web site.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright has not been transferred to Yale University.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The materials were transferred from the Yale University Women's Organization, 2003.

Arrangement

The records are arranged by record type.

Extent

0.75 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

English

Catalog Record

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

Persistent URL

http://hdl.handle.net/10079/fa/mssa.ru.0924

Overview

The materials consist of audiotapes, a videotape, transcripts, and project and background files relating to "One Story, Many Voices: An Oral History of the Yale University Women's Organization."

Biographical / Historical

The Yale University Women's Organization was established in 1965. The organization is open to women members of the Yale community, including faculty, staff, wives of faculty and staff, and other women affiliated with the university. Its main activities include educational lectures, social events, and a scholarship program. The organization undertook an oral history project in 1999, culminating in videotape, One Story, Many Voices: An Oral History of the Yale University Women's Organization. The project documents the founding and activities of the organization, spousal privileges, the Yale Newcomer's Club, and the Information and Counseling Center for Women (Yale Women's Center).

General note

Forms part of Yale Record Group 40 (YRG 40), Records of Yale clubs, societies and organizations.
Title
Guide to the Yale University Women's Organization Oral History Project Records
Status
Under Revision
Author
compiled by Mary Caldera and Alexandrine Koontz
Date
July 2004
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English.

Part of the Manuscripts and Archives Repository

Contact:
Yale University Library
P.O. Box 208240
New Haven CT 06520-8240 US
(203) 432-1735
(203) 432-7441 (Fax)

Location

Sterling Memorial Library
Room 147
120 High Street
New Haven, CT 06511

Opening Hours