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New York State Women's Division Press Clippings

Held by the New York State Archives


Overview of the Records

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New York State Archives

New York State Education Department

Cultural Education Center

Albany, NY 12230

Summary:
This series consists of press clippings, taken from both English- and Spanish-language newspapers, pertaining to the Women's Division and its core functions and interests. Major women's issues described by the articles include the Equal Rights Amendment, education, equity in employment, abortion and birth control, discrimination, affirmative action, religion, divorce, finance, feminism, domestic violence, legislation and politics, minorities, prison reform, health care, women's athletics, and the draft. Prominent politicians were often the subjects of these clippings.
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Quantity:
9 cubic feet
Inclusive Dates:
1975-1982
Series Number:
13698

Scope and Content Note

This series consists of press clippings from English- and Spanish-language newspapers pertaining to the Women's Division and its core functions and interests. Major women's issues described by the articles include the Equal Rights Amendment, education, equity in employment, abortion and birth control, discrimination, affirmative action, religion, divorce, finance, feminism, domestic violence, legislation and politics, minorities, prison reform, health care, women's athletics, and the draft. Prominent politicians who were subjects of these clippings include President Jimmy Carter, Governor Hugh Carey, Lieutenant Governor Mary Anne Krupsak, Mayor of New York City Abraham Beame, and Speaker of the State Assembly Perry Duryea.

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Dates Contents Box

Accretion: 13698-82
1975 January-1977 March Press Clippings 1
1976 January-1977 January Press Clippings 2
1975 June-1977 December Press Clippings 3
1976 August-1977 February Press Clippings 4
1976 May-1978 January Press Clippings 5
1976 March-1978 December Press Clippings 6
1975 September-December; 1977 April; 1978-1979 Press Clippings 7
1977-1982 Press Clippings 8
1979 July-1981 June Press Clippings 9