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Results:  18 Items
 
Date Coverage:
1944-1974
Extent:
0.75  cubic ft.
Abstract:
The American Association of University Professors Records document the activities of the Albany Chapter from 1944 to 1974.
 
 
Date Coverage:
1949-1991
Extent:
5  cubic ft.
Abstract:
CASDA is cooperative organization among public and private schools and the University at Albany's School of Education to facilitate programs for school employees.
 
 
Date Coverage:
1913-1992
Extent:
5.9  cubic ft.
Abstract:
These records document the history of the Albany Branch of the American Association of University Women from 1913 - 1992. The records relate chiefly to women's issues; particularly higher education, general education, membership, international relations, legislation, World War II, employment, teaching, community projects and Albany, NY.
 
 
Date Coverage:
1971-1993
Extent:
0.5  cubic ft.
Abstract:
The collection includes materials related to the women's issues with a particular emphasis on the University at Albany, SUNY. Records of particular interest are those of Albany Women Against Rape, Capital District Women, and the Caucus on Women's Rights at SUNY. Also included are issues of the publication The Spokeswoman (1971-1981).
 
 
Date Coverage:
1969-1985
Extent:
17.5  cubic ft.
Abstract:
This collection documents the activities of the Student Association of the State University of New York from its founding in 1970 hrough its first decade of existence.
 
 
Date Coverage:
1968-1990
Extent:
0.83  cubic ft.
Abstract:
United University Professions (UUP) is the union and collective bargaining agent for the faculty and non-teaching professionals of the State University of New York (SUNY). UUP (initially named SUNY/United) was created by the 1973 merger of the Senate Professional Association (SPA) and the State University Federation of Teachers (SUFT).
 
 
Date Coverage:
1968-2000
Extent:
2.73  cubic ft.  plus 66 audio tapes
Abstract:
The UUP Oral History Project's intent was to capture the history of the UUP as well as its predecessors through interviews with union executives and members.
 
 
Date Coverage:
ca. 1969-1984
Extent:
1.2  cubic ft.
Abstract:
Gloria DeSole served as senior adviser to the President for Affirmative Action and Employment Planning and Director of Affirmative Action (1982-2000) at the University at Albany, SUNY before retiring in 2000. DeSole began working at the University in 1976 as associate director of the Affirmative Action Office. Prior to that she was an English professor at Skidmore College. DeSole earned bachelor's and Ph.D. degrees from the University at Albany and earned a master's degree from Columbia University. The collection includes materials related to the women's movement with an emphasis on the Capital Region of New York. DeSole collected material related to projects in Albany, speeches, and publications.
 
 
Date Coverage:
1970-1976
Extent:
0.17  cubic ft.
Abstract:
The Caucus on Women's Rights at SUNY was organized in Syracuse, New York in June 1970. Includes newsletters, position statements, and other records of the Caucus and the University of Albany chapter. The issues addressed by the Caucus included equal compensation and benefits, affirmative action, parental leave, health and retirement benefits, various student concerns, and parttime employment.
 
 
Date Coverage:
1910-2003
Extent:
18.54  cubic ft.  4 films
Abstract:
The papers of Joseph Persico focus on his careers as a full-time author and as a political speechwriter for New York State Commissioner of Health, Hollis Ingraham, and New York State Governor, Nelson Rockefeller.
 
 
Date Coverage:
1964-2000
Extent:
161.17  cubic ft.  and 6 reels of microfilm
Abstract:
The records of United University Professions (UUP) document the activities of the union and collective bargaining agent for the faculty and non-teaching professionals of the State University of New York. They begin in the 1960s with UUP's antecedents, the State University Professional Association (SUPA) and the Senate Professional Association (SPA), and continue through June 2000 for the materials produced by UUP's Communications Department, and through May 1993 for most other series.
 
 
Date Coverage:
1947-1996
Extent:
3.66  cubic ft.
Abstract:
This collection contains some administrative materials related to the running of the school, as well as information on class reunions, and copies of the yearbook Bricks and Ivy.
 
 
Date Coverage:
1934-1988
Extent:
2.3  cubic ft.
Abstract:
The Business and Professional Women's Club of Albany, New York, (BPW) was founded in 1934 with 22 charter members as a chapter of the Business and Professional Women's Clubs of New York State, Inc. (founded in 1919) and a member of the National Federation of Business and Professional Women's Clubs, Inc. The objectives of the club, according to its by-laws, were "To elevate the standards for women in business and in the professions; To promote the interests of business and professional women; To bring about a spirit of cooperation among business and professional women of the United States; [and] To extend opportunities to business and professional women through education along lines of industrial, scientific, and vocational activities."
 
 
Date Coverage:
1890-2004
Extent:
32.44  cubic ft.  917  Digital Files
Types:  
Abstract:
This collection contains materials from the Milne School related to administrative activities from faculty and staff, as well as records pertaining to student activities from various clubs and publications.
 
 
Date Coverage:
1938-2001
Extent:
31.47  cubic ft.
Abstract:
The records of the League of Women Voters of Albany County (LWVAC), include material produced by the LWVAC as well as material that was produced by the League of Women Voters of New York State and the League of Women Voters of the United States. The most comprehensive series in the collection is the Administrative Files. There are meeting minutes, annual reports, and Board of Directors lists from 1940-2001. A large portion of the LWVAC collection relates to the two main purposes of the organization: voter service and "study and action." Records relating to voter service include pamphlets with information about candidates and citizen voting rights published by the LWVAC and material used to increase voter participation. Records related to "study and action" include material used by the LWVAC to inform citizens about public policy issues locally, statewide, and nationally. A strength of the LWVAC collection is the amount of material related to various public policy issues and how they affected the local community.
 
 
Date Coverage:
1863-1996
Extent:
20.21  cubic ft.
Abstract:
The collection documents the history of the YWCA of Albany, which was founded in 1888 by a group of women led by Mrs. Acors Rathbun in order to provide housing and recreational activities for young women searching for work. Through the years, the organization expanded to include classes, childcare, athletics, essay contests, teen issue programs, and an annual awards dinner honoring women. Strengths include the extensive photographic material and meeting minutes from the board of trustees and directors. The collection is weakest at the beginning and end of the YWCA of Albany's existence.
 
 
Date Coverage:
1958-1997
Extent:
14.9  cubic ft.
Abstract:
This collection details the social activism of Malcolm Willison in New York State's Capital Region. As an active board member of several local groups, his papers contain minutes, financial statements and budgets, programming ideas, brochures, planning notes, articles and reports, and clippings that detail the evolution of the various organizations contained in the collection. Organizational newsletters and event flyers, course and conference information planned by Willison in his capacity on executive boards, and vast amounts of correspondence about any number of events and issues are also part of the scope of the collection.
 
 
Date Coverage:
1992-2006
Extent:
2.29  cubic ft.  and 68 mb of electronic records (size before being reformatted to PDF files)
Abstract:
Campus Action was formed in April of 1992 as a multi-cultural, multi-issue organization with a mission to promote activism and support activist organizations on university campuses in New Yorks Capital Region.