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Commission for Women Records

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0047

This collection houses meeting minutes, reports, papers, notes, and records of awards documenting the activities of the University of Tennessee's Commission for Women from 1970 to 2002. The bulk of the material dates from the 1980s.

Dates

  • 1970-2002 (Bulk 1980s)

Conditions Governing Access

Collections are stored offsite, and a minimum of 2 business days are needed to retrieve these items for use. Researchers interested in consulting any of the collections are advised to contact Special Collections.

Conditions Governing Use

The copyright interests in this collection remain with the creator. For more information, contact the Special Collections Library.

Extent

7 Linear Feet

Abstract

This collection houses meeting minutes, reports, papers, notes, and records of awards documenting the activities of the University of Tennessee's Commission for Women from 1970 to 2002. The bulk of the material dates from the 1980s.

Biographical/Historical Note

The Commission for Women is an advisory committee that reports to the Chancellor of the University. It is charged with evaluating the status of women on the campus, assessing new and existing programs for professional development, and keeping the community informed of programs relating to women. Jack Reese was Chancellor during most of the years covered in this collection.

Arrangement

Collection consists of seven boxes divided into six series:

Missing Title

  1. Series I: Historical Files
  2. Series II: Official Materials
  3. Series III: Publications
  4. Series IV: Activities and Outreach
  5. Series V: Awards and Honors
  6. Series VI: Subject Files

Acquisition Note

This collection was donated to the University of Tennessee's Archives.

Repository Details

Part of the Betsey B. Creekmore Special Collections and University Archives, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville Repository

Contact:
The University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Knoxville TN 37996 USA
865-974-4480