University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Barbara M. Duke Collection, 1974-1982



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Duke, Barbara M.
Title: Duke, Barbara M. Collection
Dates: 1974-1982
Abstract: The Barbara M. Duke Collection consists of letters, notes, newspapers, clippings, pamphlets, magazines, posters, buttons, instructional materials, printed material, and other ephemera documenting Duke’s activities for and with the National Organization for Women at the local, regional, state, and national levels.
Accession No.: 83-234; 83-266
Extent: 13 ft., 8 in.
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Sketch

Barbara M. Duke was active in the National Organization for Women, Inc., the Texas State National Organization for Women, and the Austin Chapter of the National Organization for Women during the 1970s and 1980s. Additionally, Duke worked for and with the Center for Battered Women in Austin, the Austin Networker, and Women in Communications, Inc.


Scope and Contents

The Barbara M. Duke Collection, 1974-1982, consists of letters, notes, newspapers, clippings, pamphlets, magazines, posters, buttons, instructional materials, printed material, and other ephemera documenting Duke’s activities for and with the National Organization for Women at the local, regional, state, and national levels. Furthermore, the collection relates to her work for and with the Center for Battered Women in Austin, the Austin Networker, and Women in Communications, Inc.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted access.

Use Restrictions

Unrestricted use.


Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
Duke, Barbara M.--Archives.
Subjects (Organizations)
National Organization for Women
National Organization for Women--Austin Chapter
National Organization for Women--Texas Chapter
Austin Center for Battered Women
SafePlace (Austin, Tex. : Firm)
Networker
Women in Communications, inc.
Subjects
Women--Texas
Women's rights--Texas
Gay rights
Feminism
Education--Texas
Places
Austin (Tex.)
Texas

Related Material

See also the National Organization for Women, Austin Chapter Records.

See also the National Organization for Women, Dallas County Chapter Records.

See also the National Organization for Women, Texas Chapter Records.

National Organization for Women. Austin Chapter. The NOW Guide for Austin Women. Austin, Texas: The Chapter, 197-. Call number: HQ 1439 A9 N38


Separated Material

Some material has been separated to the Broadsides Collection and to the Library Unit.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Barbara M. Duke Collection, 1974-1982, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.


Detailed Description of the Papers

 

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