American Association of University Women (AAUW), Hudson's Bay Branch (Vancouver, Wa): Records, 1983-2017
Scope and Contents
Biographical / Historical
The American Association of University Woman (AAUW) was established in 1881 as a non-profit organization of college women serving to advance equity and education for women and girls. The AAUW provides guidance and examination on issues effecting women including education, social conditions, economics and politics.
6.17 Linear Feet (The collection includes 17 document boxes)
Language of Materials
Series A: Scrapbooks and Organization Records. This series include seven photo albums organized as scrapbooks each grouped in a date range. The contents include photographs, newspaper clippings, monthly bulletins, award notifications and pamphlets. These are contained in seven customized boxes. An additional seven document boxes include organizational records that are grouped by date range with contents similar to the photo albums, but not organized in the scrapbook format. These include clippings, AAUW newsletters, photographs, correspondences, notes, membership rosters, convention pamphlets and other documents. Contents were originally arranged in three-ringed binders, which were sorted in file folders for preservation purposes.
Series B: Miscellaneous Records. The series includes three document boxes with a range of materials that originally had no apparent organization. These have been arranged broadly by material type. Items include a group of photographs, various pamphlets on social issues, letters to the editor, procedures, bylaws, financial reports and audio-visual material.
- American Association of University Women (AAUW), Hudson's Bay Branch (Vancouver, Wa): Records, 1983-2017
- Finding aid prepared by Robert Schimelpfenig and Sara Schultz.
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Part of the Washington State University Vancouver, Archives and Special Collections Repository
14204 NE Salmon Creek Ave
Vancouver WA 98686 United States