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Guide to the National Organization for Women, New York City Chapter (NOW-NYC) Records TAM.106

Tamiment Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archive
Elmer Holmes Bobst Library
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New York, NY 10012
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Tamiment Library and Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives

Collection processed by Sarah Griffin in 1997. Series XIII added by Rachel Schimke in 2012. Edited by Bonnie Gordon for DACS compliancy and to reflect the incorporation of nonprint materials in March 2014.

This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on May 18, 2022
Finding aid is in English using Describing Archives: A Content Standard

 Edited by Heather Mulliner to reflect incorporation of 2016 accession. Edited by Amy C. Vo for compliance with ACM Required Elements for Archival Description. Edited by Weatherly Stephan to note missing materials in Series XI. Updated by Rachel Mahre to state some audiovisual materials have been digitized and are accessible to patrons. Updated by Lyric Evans-Hunter to reflect the digitization of some audiovisual materials. Edited by Nicole Greenhouse for additional administration information and the incorporation of archived websites.  , September 2016 , June 2019 , November 2019 , May 2021 , January 2022 , May 2022

Container List

Series IX: Artifacts, Ephemera, Graphics and Other Material

Scope and Content Note

Series includes NOW-NYC artifacts, ephemera, graphics and publicity materials from circa 1970s-1980s. Artifacts and ephemera include a blue and yellow "Partnership in Marriage" felt banner, baloons with NOW-NYC slogans, 3 cross-stitch patterns with "Liberte, Egalite, Sororite", bumper stickers, sheet music for "Liberation Now!", flyers, stickers and programs.

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 37 7 Balloons: "Ratify the ERA," "A Day for Women's Rights--Ratify the ERA 8/22/77," "I Love Equality / NOW-NYC / Boycott States that Have not Ratified the ERA"
Box: 37 3 Cross-stitch Patterns: "Liberte, Egalite, Sororite"
Box: 37 2 pieces of Lace
Box: 37 Name tag: "Focus 15: Yolanda Bako"
Box: 37 Folder : 3 Arts Committee-Flyers, Programs
1972, 1974
Box: 37 Folder : 4 E.R.A. Committee--cards, bumper stickers
Box: 37 Folder : 5 "Liberation, NOW!" Song--sheet music
Box: 37 Folder : 6 Reproductive Rights Committee bumper stickers, "STOP Violence Against Women" stickers
Box: 34 Folder : 31 Clippings
Box: 34 Folder : 30 Ephemera
Box: 34 Folder : 31 Graphics
Folder: 6 Drawer : 15 Posters
Box: 34 Folder : 32 Various NOW Documents [Includes Press Releases; "National Organization for Women: Woman Power Project" Report on Referral System; NOW-NYC Training Manual; "NOW-NYC A Case Study"; Workshop Materials
circa 1977-1995
Box: 37 Folder : 1 Proclamations of Women's Equality Day (2) and ERA Countdown Day (1) from the Mayor of New York State
1981, 1982
Box: 37 Folder : 11 3 NOW Transparencies
Box: 37 Folder : 12 Layouts for NOW Handouts
1991, undated
Box: 37 Folder : 13 Proclamation from Governor of New York State for Susan B. Anthony Day (3), Women's Equality Week, Women's Equality Day, ERA Countdown Day, International Women's Day, and Resolution
Box: 37 1 Hat "Carol Bellamy Election Day Team and 1 visor "NOW/PAC Woman"
Box: 37 33 Miscellaneous Buttons
Box: 37 4 tubes containing film "Women Now Pt. 1" (2) and "Women Now Pt. 2" (2) by Feminist Productions Inc. Babylon, NY
Box: 37 2 "ERA YES" stamps and 1 prescription bottle with label "FOR EQUALITY"
Box: 37 3 T-shirts "We'll Remember Each November ERA YES" "Keep Your Laws Off My Body" and "Pro Choice NOW"
Box: 94 NOW-NYC Totebag
Box: 94 Four ERA T-Shirts
Box: 94 Pink kerchief
Box: Shared Tamiment OS009 The NOW York Times, The Trulytzer Prize, Women's Equality Day Proclamation
Box: Shared Tamiment 023 ERA Banner

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