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American Association of University Women Records

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0012
Correspondence, reports, minutes, membership lists, programs, history and other records of Orono Chapter of the American Association of University Women as well as some statewide records.

Dates

  • 1888-2012

Restrictions on Access

Kept at Fogler Library's offsite storage facility. One week's notice required for retrieval.

Use Restrictions

Information on literary rights available in the Library.

Extent

32 linear feet (32 boxes)

Overview

Correspondence, reports, minutes, membership lists, programs, history and other records of Orono Chapter of the American Association of University Women. Some statewide records are also found in the collection.

Historical Note

Since its first meeting in 1881, AAUW has been a catalyst for change. The nonpartisan, nonprofit organization has more than 170,000 members and supporters across the United States, as well as 1,000 local branches and over 800 college and university partners. Throughout their history, AAUW members have examined and taken positions on the fundamental issues of the day — educational, social, economic, and political (from https://history.aauw.org/; accessed 5/30/2018).

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Deposited by the Association. Additions to the collection are expected.
Title
Guide to the American Association of University Women Records
Status
Box and folder list available
Date
2012
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English.

Repository Details

Part of the Raymond H. Fogler Library Special Collections Repository

Contact:
5729 Raymond H. Fogler Library
University of Maine
Orono ME 04469-5729 United States
207-581-1686