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         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 
                 
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             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.