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Diane Naser Memorial Collection, 1967

Part of Diane Naser Memorial Collection

75m23 Diane Naser Memorial Collection, 1967-1974 75M23 Finding aid prepared by Laura A. Hess University of Kentucky Special Collections Special Collections Margaret I. King Building, North Lexington, KY, 40506-0039 (859) 257-8611 SCLREF@LSV.UKY.EDU 2012 February 21 This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2012-07-30T14:12-0400 Description is in English. Describing Archives: A Content Standard Diane Naser Memorial Collection 75M23 University of Kentucky Special Collections 2.57 Cubic feet 6 boxes, 1 item 1967-1974 Women's Liberation Movement of Lexington, Ky. Conditions Governing Access note Collection is open to researchers by appointment. Conditions Governing Use note The physical rights to the materials in this collection are held by the University of Kentucky Special Collections. Preferred Citation note 75M23: [identification of item], Diane Naser Memorial Collection, 1967-1974, University of Kentucky Special Collections. Biographical note Diane Naser was an unsuccessful candidate for the presidency of the student government at the University of Kentucky in 1973. Rebecca Westerfield was a vice president of the student government in the early 1970s. General note Formerly known as Women's Liberation Movement Papers. Scope and Contents note The Diane Naser Memorial Collection consists of materials relating to the women's movement in Lexington, Kentucky, particularly at the University of Kentucky, during the later 1960s and early 1970s. The collection contains the correspondence of Rebecca Westerfield, vice president of UK's student government; minutes and organizational notes for the Women's Political Caucus; government publications; university memoranda; and two scrapbooks of clippings from the Kentucky Kernel, UK's student newspaper. Issues covered in the collection include equal employment, daycare, women's health, and women's studies. Arrangement note Collection is arranged by subject. Kentucky Women's Political Caucus. Lexington Women's Political Caucus (Ky.). Naser, Diane, fl. 1950-1975 University of Kentucky. Student Government. Council on Women's Concerns. Westerfield, Rebecca Feminism--Kentucky. Maternal and infant welfare--Kentucky. Memorandums. Sex discrimination in employment. Women in education--Kentucky. Women's health services--Kentucky. Women's rights--Kentucky. Women--Employment--Kentucky. Women--Kentucky--Social conditions. Women--Services for--Kentucky. Daycare I 1 1 1971-1973 Scope and Contents note The Daycare series contains documents regarding daycare services for female employees. Equal Employment Opportunity for Women II 1967-1973 Scope and Contents note The Equal Employment Opportunity for Women series comprises government documents, legislative materials, pamphlets, reports, articles, and university administrative materials regarding the equal employment of women. Miscellaneous 1 2 1971-1973 American Association of Colleges, The Project on the Status and Education of Women 1 3 1971-1973 Federal Government, Equal Employment Opportunity Commission 1 4 1970-1972 Federal government publications 1 5 1969-1973 Federal Government Publications, Higher Education Guidelines 1 6 1972 University of Kentucky correspondence 1 7 1971-1972 University of Kentucky, Equal Opportunity panel 1 8 1972-1973 University of Kentucky, Miscellaneous 1 9 1972-1973 University of Kentucky, personnel 2 1-3 1970-1973 University of Kentucky, Report on the Status of Women 2 4 1970-1971 University of Kentucky, Women's Equity Action League 2 5 1967, undated Equal Rights Amendment III 2 6 1970-1972 Scope and Contents note The Equal Rights Amendment series contains a copy of the amendment proposed by the Citizen's Advisory Council on the Status of Women in 1970 as well as a copy of the amendment vote in the 1972 General Assembly of the Kentucky Legislature. Articles and newspaper clippings regarding the amendment are also included. Kentucky Commission on Women IV 2 7 1973-1974 Scope and Contents note The Kentucky Commission on Women series contains copies of commission meeting minutes and memos. Kentucky, University of V 1970-1974 Scope and Contents note The Kentucky, University of series contains documents created or endorsed by the Student Government's Council for Women's Concerns. This includes correspondence by Rebecca Westerfield, Student Government vice president; a copy of the Student Government constitution; council member information; informative literature about birth control and abortion; event programs; and administrative reports. Student Government 2 8 1971-1973 Student Government, Council on Women's Concerns, Administration 2 9 1971-1974 Student Government, Council of Women's Concerns Handouts at Council on Women's Concerns Information Table 2 10 1973 Student Government, Council on Women's Concerns, correspondence 3 1 1971 Student Government, Council on Women's Concerns, programs 3 2 1973 Student Government, Council on Women's Concerns, publications 3 3 1971-1973 Student Government, Report on the Status of UK Women 3 4-5 1970-1973 Kentucky Women's Political Caucus VI 1971-1974 Scope and Contents note The Kentucky Women's Political Caucus series contains copies of speeches by Rebecca Westerfield, promotional and informative materials about the caucus, newsletters, election ballots, and Caucus convention agendas and registration forms. The series also includes information about the Socialist Caucus, a subdivision of the Women's Political Caucus. Miscellaneous 3 6 1971-1973 Newsletters 3 7 1972-1974 Convention 3 8 1973 Correspondence 3 9 1972-1974 Elections 3 10 1973 Organizational meeting 4 1 1972 Socialist caucus 4 2 1971-1973 Lexington Women's Center VII 4 3 1971-1974 Scope and Contents note The Lexington Women's Center series consists of newsletters and informative materials about the Lexington Women's Center, a daycare facility. In addition, the series contains copies of the Lexington Women's Yellow Pages and the Women's Liberation Newsletter. McGovern presidential campaign VIII 1972 Scope and Contents note The McGovern presidential campaign series contains a roster of campaign employees and volunteers, propaganda for George McGovern and the Democratic Party, and newspaper clippings. Lexington 4 4 1972 Literature 4 5 1972 Clippings 4 6 1972 Lexington Women's Political Caucus IX 4 7 1971-1973 Scope and Contents note The Lexington Women's Political Caucus series contains rosters, meeting minutes, and newsletters for the Caucus. Miscellaneous X 4 8-10 1972-1973, undated Scope and Contents note The Miscellaneous series contains newsletters, booklets, bulletins, essay, and articles about women's rights and feminism. National Organization for Women XI 4 11 1973 Scope and Contents note The National Organization for Women series contains Louisville chapter information and promotional materials. National Women's Political Caucus XII 5 1 1971-1973 Scope and Contents note The National Women's Political Caucus series contains newsletters and organizational information. New American Movement XIII 5 2 1973 Scope and Contents note The New American Movement series contains presentations and newsletters on social feminism. Political Materials XIV 1972-1973 Scope and Contents note The Political Materials series contains a record of the number of young people at the Democratic Convention as well as essays and newspaper clippings about feminism and women's rights. Also included is a copy of Social Conflict and Political Estrangement by Arthur H. Miller, Thad A. Brown, and Alden S. Raine, presented at the 1973 Midwest Political Science Association Convention. Political material 5 4 1972-1973 Social Conflict and Political Estrangement 5 3 1973 Publications XV 1971-1973 Scope and Contents note The Publications series contains newsletter and journals regarding women and feminism, such as Womankind, Playgirl, Spokeswoman, and Women Today. Miscellaneous 5 5 1971-1973 The Spokeswoman 5 6 Women Today 5 7 1972-1973 Women's health XVI 1971-1974 Scope and Contents note The Women's health series contains informative materials from Planned Parenthood and the Student Health Advisory Committee about women's health issues. Government bulletins and newspaper clippings document the national debate about abortion laws. The series also contains bulletins from the Reproductive Freedom League, an organization dedicated to preserving a person's right control their own reproductive life. Women's health 5 8 1971-1974 Abortion 5 9 1971-1974 Abortion, Legislative Hearing: Abortion, Information Bulletin No. 95 5 10 1972 Correspondence 6 2 1973-1974 Reproductive Freedom League, Lexington, Kentucky 6 1 1974 Women's Political Caucuses XVII 6 3 1972-1973 Scope and Contents note The Women's Political Caucuses series includes administrative materials for state caucuses outside of Kentucky. Women's Studies XVIII 1972-1974 Scope and Contents note The Women's Studies series contains analyses of women's studies programs in universities across the nation, course listings and descriptions of classes at the University of Kentucky, the UK Women's Studies committee roster and memos, and library bibliographies of women's studies materials. Women's Studies 6 4 1972 University of Kentucky, Courses and Programs 6 5 1972 University of Kentucky, Women's Studies Committee 6 6 1972-1974 University of Kentucky 6 7 1973 Scrapbooks: Kentucky Kernel coverage of Women's Issues and the Women's Movement, Volume I-II XIX 1 1972-1973 Scope and Contents note The Scrapbooks series contains two volumes of newspaper clippings from the Kentucky Kernel, the University of Kentucky's student newspaper. The clippings document women's issues and women's movement. Diane Naser Memorial Collection