Committee on the Status of Women at Gustavus.  Records of the Committee on the Status of Women, 1988-2000.

GACA Collection 143



Committee on the Status of Women at Gustavus.  Records of the Committee on the Status of Women, 1988-2000.  GACA Collection 143.  ½ Hollinger box.


ABSTRACT:

The Committee on the Status of Women at Gustavus collection consists of the group’s records from 1988-2000.  Materials consist of surveys, reports, correspondence, minutes, and bylaws along with the committee’s charge.  Members sought “to indentify issues and concerns of women on campus,” develop solutions, and provide reports to the President of Gustavus Adolphus College.


HISTORICAL NOTE:

According to a brief history of the organization, “this committee was formed in the fall of 1989 as an advisory committee to the President.  The committee formed on the recommendation of consultant Roberta Hall, who submitted a report on the climate for women at Gustavus in September 1988.”

* Information obtained from the collection.


RESTRICTIONS:

There are no restrictions on use of this collection for research purposes. The researcher assumes full responsibility for observing all copyright, property, and libel laws as they apply.

Researchers must use collection in accordance with the policies of the College Archives, the Folke Bernadotte Memorial Library, and Gustavus Adolphus College.


COLLECTION CITATION:

Committee on the Status of Women at Gustavus.  Records of the Committee on the Status of Women, 1988-2000. GACA Collection 143.  Gustavus Adolphus College Archives, St. Peter, Minnesota.


ACQUISITION:

Barb Larson Taylor transferred this collection during May 2009.


PROCESSED BY:

Jeff A. Jenson processed this collection and developed the finding aid during May 2009.


SUBJECT HEADINGS:

Gustavus Adolphus College.  Committee on the Status of Women at Gustavus.
Women--Minnesota--St. Peter--Gustavus Adolphus College.
Women’s rights--Minnesota--St. Peter--Gustavus Adolphus College.



GACA Collection 143

Box

Folder

Charge to Committee and Bylaws, 1990-97

1

1

Minutes, 1989-2000

1

2

Reports, “The Climate for Women at Gustavus Adolphus College: A Preliminary Report” by Roberta M. Hall, 1988 and other brief documents, 1988-91

1

3

Survey, Status of Women, 1994 and 1997

1

4

Correspondence, 1989-2000

1

5

Materials Regarding Revival of Committee, 2001-06

1

6