Finding Aid for the Comision Femenil de Los Angeles Papers 1970 - 1980

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Chicano Studies Research Center, UCLA
UCLA
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Descriptive Summary

Title: Comision Femenil de Los Angeles Papers,
Date (inclusive): 1970 - 1980
Collection number: 30
Creator: Comision Femenil de Los Angeles 1970 - 1980
Extent: 2.5 linear feet
Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Chicano Studies Research Center, UCLA
Los Angeles, California 90095-1490
Abstract: This is a collection of papers consisting of the CFLA's agendas, meetings, notes, events, brochures and newsletters. Comision Femenil de Los Angeles, founded in 1970, was primarily concerned with advancing the image, role and contributions of the Chicana to and in the community. Once established, the Comision provided leadership information and training for many of today's Chicana community leaders. During its time, the Comision published a newsletter, operated two bilingual child-development centers, and founded the Chicana Service Action Center. To Facilitate the use of all types of web browsers, accents have been omitted. Researchers who would like to indicate errors of fact or omissions in this finding aid can contact the archivist at archivist@chicano.ucla.edu

Access

UCLA students and faculty. All others by permission.

Publication Rights

For students and faculty researchers of UCLA, all others by permission only. Copyright has not been assigned to the Chicano Studies Research Center. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Archivist and/or the Librarian at the Chicano Studies Research Center Library. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the UCLA Chicano Studies Research Center as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Comision Femenil de Los Angeles Papers, 30, Chicano Studies Research Center, UCLA, University of California, Los Angeles.

Acquisition Information

Donated to The Regents of UCLA by Karin S. Davalos, President of C.F.L.A on behalf of the Comsion Femenil de Los Angeles. Deed on file at the UCLA/CSRC Archive offcie, 180 Haines Hall, UCLA.

Scope and Content

Comision Femenil de Los Angeles, founded in 1970 was primarily concerned with advancing the image, role and contributions of the Chicana to and in the community. Once established, the Comision provided leadership information and training for many of today's Chicana community leaders. During its time, the Comision published a newsletter, operated two bilingual child-development centers, and founded the Chicana Service Action Center.



To Facilitate the use of all types of web browsers, accents have been omitted.



Researchers who would like to indicate errors of fact or omissions in this finding aid can contact the archivist at archivist@chicano.ucla.edu

1.5 linear feet: organizational papers, publications, ephemera. This is an open collection with future donations pending.
n.b. the larger Comision Femenil Nacional collection of papers is located at the libraries of UC Santa Barbara.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.

Subjects

Activism
Chicanas
Feminism
Latinas
Los Angeles


Container List

Box 1, Folder 1

CFLA Papers: Multi-Cultural Feminist Forum 1975

Physical Description: Papers

Scope and Content Note

New releases, correspondence, bulletin, contacts, notes
Box 1, Folder 2

CFLA Papers: Woman's Coalition for Better Broadcasting 1974-1975

Physical Description: Papers

Scope and Content Note

Memorandum, notes, press kit, agenda, member list,

articles, KABC editorial, correspondence
Box 1, Folder 3

CFLA Papers: Monthly Forum/Cultural Identity Nov. 1981

Physical Description: Papers

Scope and Content Note

Memorandum, invitations, attendee lists
Box 1, Folder 4

CFLA Papers: History of CFLA/CFLA Agenda I 1977-1981

Physical Description: Papers

Scope and Content Note

Notes
Box 1, Folder 5

CFLA Papers: Scholarship Committee 1976-1978; 1983

Physical Description: Papers

Scope and Content Note

Essays and notes, t. ms. draft

"History of Comision Femenil de Los Angeles" by Eva Aceved Couvillon Feb. 1983,

correspondence
Box 1, Folder 6

CFLA Papers: History of CFLA II 1983

Physical Description: Papers

Scope and Content Note

T. ms. draft "History of Comision Femenil De Los Angeles"

by Eva Aceved Couvillon Feb. 1983

with autograph notes, notes
Box 1, Folder 7

CFLA Papers: Original Notes 1976

Physical Description: Papers

Scope and Content Note

Notes
Box 1, Folder 8

CFLA Papers: Comision Femenil Mexicana Retreat 1973

Physical Description: Papers

Scope and Content Note

Participant forms, t. ms.

"Comision Femenil Mexicana, Nacional"

by Ameilia Lorenzo Wilson 10 July 1973
Box 1, Folder 9

CFLA Papers: History of CFLA III 1980-1983

Physical Description: Papers

Scope and Content Note

Annual Report, article
Box 1, Folder 10

CFLA Papers: Comision Femenil Mexicana History 1972-1980

Physical Description: Papers

Scope and Content Note

By-laws, membership application,

minutes, conference pamphlet,

press releases, essays, notes
Box 1, Folder 11

CFLA Papers: Conference Committee Minutes 1980

Physical Description: Papers

Scope and Content Note

Notes
Box 1, Folder 12

CFLA Papers: Articles/Reproductive Freedom 1977-1982

Physical Description: Papers

Scope and Content Note

Report, t. ms draft "Reproductive Freedom", correspondence
Box 1, Folder 13

CFLA Papers: Comision Femenil Mexicana Board Minutes 1963; 1976-1980

Physical Description: Papers

Scope and Content Note

Memorandum, notes, roster, report
Box 1, Folder 14

CFLA Papers: Leadership Training Seminar "Corporate Consciousness" I 1977-1991

Scope and Content Note

Notes, annual reports, newsletters, conference pamphlets
Box 1, Folder 15

CFLA Papers: Leadership Training Seminar "Corporate Consciousness" II 1978-1981

Physical Description: Papers

Scope and Content Note

Notes, seminar exercises, handouts, correspondence,

by-laws, article
Box 1, Folder 16

CFLA Papers: Annual Business Meeting 1980

Physical Description: Papers

Scope and Content Note

Meeting notes, annual report
Box 1, Folder 17

CFLA Papers: Executive Board Meeting 1983

Physical Description: Papers

Scope and Content Note

t.ms. "The Hispana: Factors Leading to Involvement in

Juvenile Justice System" by Monica Herrera Smith 12 March 1983,

minutes, memorandum, press release, correspondence, newsletter, articles
Box 2, Folder 1

CFLA Papers: Annual Business Meeting 26 June 1982 1981-1982

Physical Description: Papers

Scope and Content Note

Financial report, "Career Opportunity Index", briefing on

"The Feminization of Poverty", by-laws, minutes
Box 2, Folder 2

CFLA Papers: Annual Business Meeting 1 June 1975 1975

Physical Description: Papers, spiral notebook, pen

Scope and Content Note

Notes, synopsis of actions, by-laws, "Centro De Ninos" pen
Box 2, Folder 3

CFLA Papers: Annual Conference 28 April 1979 1977-1980

Physical Description: Papers

Scope and Content Note

Program, correspondence, invitation, notes, census information,

California journal
Box 2, Folder 4

CFLA Papers: La Mujer: Accion Y Cambio 23 April 1978 1976-1978

Physical Description: Papers, photographs

Scope and Content Note

Program, notes, pamphlets, correspondence, photographs
Box 2, Folder 5

CFLA Papers: Comision Femenil 1978-1980

Physical Description: Papers, negatives, photographs

Scope and Content Note

Notes, correspondence, maps, negatives, photographs,

conference brochures, minutes, director roster,

note card
Box 2, Folder 6

CFLA Papers: Chicana Service Action Center (CSAC Newsletter) 1973-1977

Physical Description: Papers

Scope and Content Note

Newsletters
Box 2, Folder 7

CFLA Papers: Comision Femenil Mexican Nacional Annual Report/Annual Business Meeting 1978-1979

Physical Description: Papers

Scope and Content Note

Annual report, annual business meeting report
Box 2, Folder 8

CFLA Papers: Comision Femenil Mexican Nacional 14 June 1980

Physical Description: Paper

Scope and Content Note

Annual report
Box 2, Folder 9

CFLA Papers: Comision Femenil Mexicana Nacional Annual Report 1981-1982

Physical Description: Paper

Scope and Content Note

Annual report
Box 2, Folder 10

CFLA Papers: National Woman's Conference, Houston

Scope and Content Note

Newspaper and magazine articles, notes,

conference program, memorandum, minutes
Box 2, Folder 11

CFLA Papers: Femenil Nacional 1977-1983

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence, notes, program, memorandum,

t. ms. "The Social Role of the Chicana: Past,

Present, and Future" by Debbie Gomez,

rosters, scholarship information, annual report, by-laws,

newsletters, minutes
Box 3, Folder 1

CFLA Papers: Comision Femenil Mexicana Newsletters 1973-1982

Physical Description: Papers

Scope and Content Note

Various newsletters, contract, a. ms. CFLA Herstory (History)
Box 3, Folder 2

CFLA Papers: Comision Femenil Mexicana Board Meeting 1982-1983

Scope and Content Note

Memorandum, article, correspondence, notes,

conference agenda
Box 3, Folder 3

CFLA Papers: Comision Femenil Mexicana Meeting/By-laws 1982-1983

Physical Description: Papers

Scope and Content Note

By-laws, memorandum, bi-annual meeting reports,

minutes, newsletter
Box 3, Folder 4

CFLA Papers: Comision Femenil Mexicana Conference 1983

Physical Description: Papers

Scope and Content Note

Conference paper, correspondence, memorandum
Box 3, Folder 5

CFLA Papers: NALEO (National Association of Latino Elected and Appointed Officials) 1979

Physical Description: Papers

Scope and Content Note

Newsletters, certificate
Box 3, Folder 6

CFLA Papers: Las Mujeres 1978

Physical Description: Papers

Scope and Content Note

Agenda, policy, memorandum, Southern California Women

on the Move conference and training notes
Box 3, Folder 7

CFLA Papers: Membership Meeting 1975

Physical Description: Papers

Scope and Content Note

Newsletter, rosters, report, place setting
Box 3, Folder 8

CFLA Papers: Hermanas Unidas Center 1975

Physical Description: Papers

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence, report, notes
Box 3, Folder 9

CFLA Papers: Comision Femenil Mexicana Activities 1972-1982

Physical Description: Papers

Scope and Content Note

Invitations, memorandum, correspondence, brochure, notes
Box 3, Folder 10

CFLA Papers: Comision Femenil Mexicana Brochures 1979-1980

Physical Description: Papers

Scope and Content Note

Membership applications
Box 3, Folder 11

CFLA Papers: Annual Reports 1970 - 1975

Physical Description: Papers

Scope and Content Note

Program, index cards, conference ticket, notes,

correspondence, notes, attendee list, reports
Box 3, Folder 12

CFLA Papers: UCLA Meeting 5 April 2001

Physical Description: Audio tape, paper

Scope and Content Note

Program tape, circulation form
Box 3, Folder 13

CFLA Papers: Correspondence and Related 1974-1979

Physical Description: Papers, photographs

Scope and Content Note

Invitations, dinner ticket, programs, newsletter,

correspondence, certificate, photographs, rosters
Box 4, Folder 1

CFLA Papers: Newsletters 1984 - 1989

Physical Description: Printed material

Scope and Content Note

Newsletters dated: spring 1984; summer 1985; fall 1988;

spring 1989
Box 4, Folder 2

CFLA Papers: UCLA / CSRC Archives 1980 - 2002

Physical Description: Papers

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence and materials related to the choice of

UCLA's Chicano Studies Research Center Archive for CFLA's repository
Box 4, Folder 3

CFLA Papers: UCLA / CSRC Archive ca. 1999

Physical Description: Papers

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence and materials related to the

choice of UCLA's Chicano Studies Research Center Archive

for CFLA's repository
Box 4, Folder 4

CFLA Papers: UCLA / CSRC Archive ca. 2001

Physical Description: Papers

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence and materials related to the choice of

UCLA's Chicano Studies Research Center Archive f

or CFLA's repository
Box 4, Folder 5

CFLA Papers: La Mujer Pamphlets and Newsletters ca. 1984

Physical Description: Printed material

Scope and Content Note

La Mujer: Jan - Feb. 1982; Spring 1984; Pamphlets:

Latinas and Reproductive Rights by Diana Bonta;

For the Children by Julie Solis
Box 4, Folder 6

CFLA Papers: Leadership Activities 1989 - 1992

Physical Description: Papers

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence, clipping photocopies and t.ms

papers related to the activities of the CFLA
Box 4, Folder 7

CFLA Papers: UCLA / CSRC Archive 31 Jan. 2002

Physical Description: Booklet

Scope and Content Note

Promotional Booklet produced by the UCLA Chicano Studies

Research Center Archive proposing to acquire the CFLA's archive
Box 4, Folder 8

CFLA Papers: Member Address List 5 April 2001

Physical Description: Papers

Scope and Content Note

CFLA attendance list