The Benson Latin American Collection

Claudia Sperber Collection of Videos of the International Women's Encounter in El Salvador, 1991



Descriptive Summary

Creator Sperber, Claudia
Title Claudia Sperber Collection of Videos of the International Women's Encounter in El Salvador
Dates: 1991
Abstract Video recordings of the 1º Foro de Comadres en el Día de la Mujer (International Women's Encounter) meeting in El Salvador, 1991.
Accession No. 1997-25
OCLC Record No.
Extent 27 Umatic Tapes
Language Spanish
Repository Nettie Lee Benson Latin American Collection, The University of Texas at Austin

Scope and Contents Note

27 Umatic format videotapes record the proceedings of the 1º Foro de Comadres en el Día de la Mujer (International Women's Encounter) in El Salvador, March 7-16, 1991. Coordinated by Women's International Network for Development and Democracy in El Salvador (U.S.) in conjunction with Mujeres por la Dignidad y la Vida (El Salvador), the conference sessions focused on women's rights, human rights, labor and public health organizations, and the FMLM controlled area. Includes a contents list and transcript of 3 videos.

The Benson Collection and the University of Texas Libraries are pursuing a project to digitize the videotapes for preservation and access. For preservation purposes the archival Umatic tapes are not available for access. Please contact the Benson Collection to request access via digitized copies.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Access to the archival Umatic tapes is restricted due to preservation concerns. Access is made through digitized copies. Please contact the Benson Collection to request access.

Use Restrictions

Standard copyright restrictions apply.


Index Terms

The Claudia Sperber Collection of Videos of the International Women's Encounter in El Salvador is classified under the following Subject Headings:
Sperber, Claudia -- Archives
International Women's Encounter (1991)
Foro de Comadres (1991)
Women's rights -- El Salvador

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Cite as: Claudia Sperber Collection of Videos of the International Women's Encounter in El Salvador, Nettie Lee Benson Latin American Collection, the University of Texas at Austin.


Box and Folder Inventory

 

International Women's Encounter, El Salvador, 1991

A more detailed list of the recordings is available online and in the Benson Collection's rare books and manuscripts reading room.
box folder
1 1-7 Video recordings of the 1º Foro de Comadres en el Dia de la Mujer, El Salvador, March 6-9, 1991
[7 Umatic videotapes and digitized preservation DVDs]
The full inventory list and a partial transcript are also available in Box 1.
8-14 Video recordings of the 1º Foro de Comadres en el Dia de la Mujer, El Salvador, March 9-11, 1991
[7 Umatic videotapes]
Contact the Benson Collection to request access.
15-21 Video recordings of the 1º Foro de Comadres en el Dia de la Mujer, El Salvador, March 11-14, 1991
[7 Umatic videotapes]
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22-27 Video recordings of the 1º Foro de Comadres en el Dia de la Mujer, El Salvador, March 14-16, 1991
[6 Umatic videotapes]
Contact the Benson Collection to request access.