The Resource Virginia Equal Rights Amendment Ratification Council records

Virginia Equal Rights Amendment Ratification Council records

Label
Virginia Equal Rights Amendment Ratification Council records, 1970-1982
Title
Virginia Equal Rights Amendment Ratification Council records
Inclusive dates
1970-1982
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Papers, 1970-1982, of the Virginia Equal Rights Amendment Ratification Council encompassing a comprehensive history of the Equal Rights Amendment, emphasizing the efforts for its passage in Virginia. Includes correspondence, subject files, newspaper clippings, mailing lists, printed material, posters, maps, monaural and video cassette tapes, and ephemera. Material relating to the General Assembly from 1979-1981 concern its actions regarding the Equal Rights Amendment as well as background information on members of the General Assembly during this period. The activities and forms of support for the Equal Rights Amendment by participating organizations are noted, and there are files on the variety of issues which originated as a result of the proposed amendment
Member of
Action
  • Accessioned
  • Described
Biographical or historical data
The Virginia Equal Rights Ratification Council was a coalition of more than thirty organizations in Virginia that supported the Equal Rights Amendment to the U.S. Constitution. Included were education, legal, labor, press, political, and religious groups, and groups comprised primarily of women.
Cataloging source
VIC
Label
Virginia Equal Rights Amendment Ratification Council records
Link
http://ead.lib.virginia.edu/vivaead/published/lva/vi03077.html
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  • The Library of Virginia
Cumulative index finding aids
  • Inventory
  • Inventory
Extent
9
Governing access note
There are no access restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
Virginia ERA Council
Organization method
Organized into the following series: Series I: General Files; Series II: General Assembly; Series III: Elections; Series IV: Mailing Lists; Series V: Organizations, alphabetical; Series VI: Organizations, by type; Series VII: ERA, General Information; Series VIII: ERA, Issues; Series IX: Advertising and Publicity; Series X: Newspaper Clippings; Series XI: Miscellaneous; Series XII: Maps; and Series XIII: Publications.
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
001617711
Type of unit
cu. ft. (24 boxes and oversize)

Library Locations

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      800 East Broad Street, Richmond, VA, 23219, US
      37.5415632 -77.4360805
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