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National Organization for Women. Acadiana Chapter

Collection 433

National Organization for Women. Acadiana Chapter, 1976-1983

2 ½ inches

The National Organization for Women is dedicated to its multi-issue and multi-strategy approach to women’s rights; it is the largest organization of feminist grassroots activists in the United States. NOW has hundreds of chapters and hundreds of thousands of members and activists in all 50 states and the District of Columbia. Since its founding in 1966, NOW’s purpose is to take action through intersectional grassroots activism to promote feminist ideals, lead societal change, eliminate discrimination, and achieve and protect the equal rights of all women and girls in all aspects of social, political, and economic life.

This collection consists of the Acadiana Chapter which has newsletters from 1970s-1980s.

Series:

A. NOW
1. Newsletters 1-01 thru 1-03
2. News Briefs 1-04
B. WATCHFIRE
1. Newsletters 1-05

Inventory:

Box 1

A. NOW

1. Newsletters
1-01 Volume 1, No.1, October 1976
Volume 1, No.2, November 1976
Volume 1, No.3, December 1976
Volume 1, No.4, January 1977
Volume 1, No.6, March 1977
Volume 1, No.7, April 1977
Volume 2, No.2, October 1977
Volume 2, No.3, November 1977
Volume 2, No.4, January 1978
Volume 2, No.5, February 1978
Volume 2, No.6, March 1978
Volume 2, No.7, May 1978

1-02

Volume 3, No.1, September 1978
Volume 3, No.2, February 1979
Volume 3, No.3, April 1979
Volume 3, No.4, July 1979
Volume 4, No.1, September 1979
Volume 4, No.2, December 1979

1-03

Volume 5, No.1, December/January 1980/81
Volume 5, No.2, February 1981
Volume 5, No.3, March 1981
Volume 5, No.4, April/May, 1981
Volume 5, No.5, June/July 1981
Volume 5, No.6, September/October 1981
Volume 5, No.7, November/December 1981
Volume 6, No.1, February/March 1982
Volume 6, No.2, April/May 1982
Volume 7, No.1, September 1982

2. News Briefs
1-04 June 1983
August 1983

B. WATCHFIRE

1. Newsletters
1-05 Volume 1, Issue 1, September 1985