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Mary Holt Carlton Papers, 1970-2000

Mary Holt Carlton Papers, 1970-2000
Mss. 2000.C37
0.3 Cubic Feet
Scope and Contents
Papers of Mary Holt Carlton. Includes correspondence, speeches, by-laws, membership lists, and newspaper clippings and feminist-related items of Mary Holt Carlton, a Richmond, Va. activist and member of the Richmond chapter of the National Organization for Women. Includes papers relating to the founding of the Richmond chapter of NOW in 1970, as well as the Equal Rights Amendment and the abortion issue. Also contains letters from Zelda Nordlinger, state coordinator of the Richmond chapter of NOW.
Other URL
Carlton, Mary Holt
Nordlinger, Zelda
Equal Rights Amendment
Feminism--United States
National Organization for Women
Richmond (Va.)--History--20th century
Richmond (Va.)--Social life and customs
Agendas (administrative records)

Detailed Description

Full Finding Aid/Box List

Administrative Information

Collection is open to all researchers. Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, such as the Virginia Public Records Act (Code of Virginia. § 42.1-76-91); and the Virginia Freedom of Information Act (Code of Virginia § 2.2-3705.5). Confidential material may include, but is not limited to, educational, medical, and personnel records. If sensitive material is found in this collection, please contact a staff member immediately. The disclosure of personally identifiable information pertaining to a living individual may have legal consequences for which the College of William and Mary assumes no responsibility.
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Acquisition Note
 Source: Mary Holt Carlton.
Gift as Accession 2000.58.
Related Materials
Zelda Nordlinger Papers (Mss. 98 N75), Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary. The bulk of M. H. Carlton's papers are housed at VCU.
Preferred Citation
Mary Holt Carlton Papers, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
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Other Note
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