Finding Aid for the Elizabeth Snyder Collection of Material about Women's Rights, 1975-1980

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Finding Aid for the Elizabeth Snyder Collection of Material about Women's Rights, 1975-1980

Collection number: 1268

UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections

Manuscripts Division



Los Angeles, CA
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S.L.
Encoded by:
Caroline Cubé
Online finding aid edited by:
Josh Fiala, November 2003
© 2003 The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Elizabeth Snyder Collection of Material about Women's Rights,
Date (inclusive): 1975-1980
Collection number: 1268
Creator: Snyder, Elizabeth, 1914-
Extent: 4 boxes (2 linear ft.)
Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Dept. of Special Collections.
Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
Abstract: Elizabeth Snyder (1914- ) was the first woman chairman of the California State Democratic Committee (1954-56). The collection consists of books, pamphlets, reports, clippings, and other printed material related to women's rights.
Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.
Language: English.

Administrative Information

Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

Property rights to the physical object belong to the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections. Literary rights, including copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where The UC Regents do not hold the copyright.

Restrictions on Access

COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Advance notice required for access.

Provenance/Source of Acquisition

Gift of Elizabeth Snyder, 1980.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Elizabeth Snyder Collection of Material about Women's Rights (Collection 1268). Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, University of California, Los Angeles.

Biography

Snyder was born as Elizabeth Ingrid Louise Carlson on April 8, 1914, in Minneapolis, Minnesota; AB, UCLA, 1935; campaign worker for Jerry Voorhis, 1936; national committeewoman, Young Democrats, 1938-42; first woman chairman, California State Democratic Committee, 1954-56; married Nathan H. Snyder, a Los Angeles attorney.

Scope and Content

Collection consists of books, pamphlets, reports, clippings, and other printed material related to women's rights. Includes materials on the Equal Rights Amendment and the National Women's Conference in Texas in 1977.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Snyder, Elizabeth, 1914- --Archives.
Women political activists--California--Archival resources.
Women's rights--United States--History--20th century--Sources.


Container List

 

Papers. v.p., 1980

Creator/Collector: Snyder, Elizabeth
Physical Description: (4 boxes)

Scope and Content Note

Comprises books, pamphlets, reports, clippings and other printed material relating to the Equal Rights Emendment, the National Women's Conference in Texas, 1977, and women's rights generally.