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Farha (Sandra) Papers
BANC MSS 2015/172  
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Description
Includes material documenting Farha's work with the National Organization of Women, campaigning for the Equal Rights Amendment and for numerous other political campaigns.
Background
Sandra Farha was born in Larned, Kansas on September 16, 1936. She became an activist for women's rights in the early 1970s. She continued her work for pay and job equality, reproductive rights and political power for women in the 1980s and, in 1983, she became the California State Coordinator for the National Organization for Women (NOW). She maintained her involvement in state and national politics throughout her life, supporting the campaigns of numerous women and minority candidates. Farha died in May of 2015.
Extent
6 Linear Feet 3 cartons, 3 boxes
Restrictions
Materials in this collection may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of University of California gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.
Availability
Collection is open for research.