National Organization for Women, Tallahassee Chapter records
Scope and Contents
The Tallahassee Chapter of the National Organization of Women collection (Tallahassee NOW) include officers' and members' correspondence, meeting minutes and agendas, reports, budgets, newsletters and other publications, promotional items and photographs collected by Tallahassee NOW, and other records which chronicle the development and activities of Tallahassee NOW.
Select materials from the National Organization for Women, Tallahassee Chapter records have been digitized and are available through the FSU Digital Library.
- created: 1971-1997
- Jo Conte (Person)
Conditions Governing Use
All requests for permission to quote, publish, broadcast or otherwise reproduce from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Associate Dean for Special Collections & Archives. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Florida State University Libraries as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.
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Language of Materials
The Records of the Tallahassee Chapter of the Florida National Organization for Women include official NOW correspondence, meeting minutes and agendas, reports, budgets, newsletters, and other records which chronicle the development and activities of Tallahassee NOW from its founding in 1971 until 1997.
The Tallahassee NOW Chapter Papers are organized in chronological, then alphabetical order.
Claude Pepper Library.
These records were originally to be retained by the FSU Women's Studies department and were later transferred to Special Collections. Deed of gift signed by Jo Conte in 2010.
Source of Acquisition
Method of Acquisition
Donated by Jo Conte, 2008
Genre / Form
- Equal rights amendments.
- Local budgets
- Meeting records.
- National Organization for Women
- Organizational Correspondence
- Pro-choice movement--United States.
- Women's rights
- National Organization for Women, Tallahassee Chapter records
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- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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