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Finding Aid for the Jean Miller papers, 1964-1980 LSC.2139
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Box 1, Folder 2, Box 1, Folder 1

Quotations circa 1960s-1970s

General Physical Description note: Printed and handwritten documents

Scope and Contents note

Manuscript sheets of quotations about women and men, especially concerning the status of women.
Box 1, Folder 3

Suffragettes course circa 1960s-1970s

General Physical Description note: Printed and handwritten documents

Scope and Contents note

Contains course outline, reading list, background notes, class roster, and quotations.
Box 1, Folder 4

Unpublished Manuscripts and Reports circa 1960s-1970s

General Physical Description note: Printed and handwritten documents

Scope and Contents note

Contains: Motherhood is Man-Made, a Sacred-Cow, dedicated to my friend, Brenda; (paper on heterosexuality, contraception and birth control); Report on the Study of the Cataloguing of Books About Women; More on Improving Library Service to Women; Interview with Jean Miller on Books, Libraries, and Women, Sexism in Library; What's Wrong (with the Women's Liberation Movement); The Theory of Monosexual Dominance (a review)
Box 1, Folder 5

Women of the Free Future circa 1960s-1970s

General Physical Description note: Printed and handwritten documents

Scope and Contents note

Draft of statement of purpose, philosophy, flyers, position papers.
Box 1, Folder 6

Academic Research Papers circa 1964-1967

General Physical Description note: Printed essays

Scope and Contents note

Contains: book review, Voltaire, 1694-1778; Germany and Nazi Totalitarianism; Carl Becker and Relativism in History; Ode to a Grecian Urn; Will Power; I was born...; Linda, being a dull and unimaginative person...; Both Desdemonia and Othello...; An air of oppressiveness...; The fellow is exceptionally honest...; Qu'est-ce que c'est qu'un bon amant?; A good lover...; ...mass conformity; Self-esteem; My parents; The Naked Female; The Religious Need; Chin P'ing Mei; A Critique of the Golden Lotus; book report: Jesuits in China...; The Constitutional Rights of the Negro Protest Movement; The Meaning of Education; L'influence de Jean-Jacques Rousseau
Box 1, Folder 7

Correspondence 1967-1975

General Physical Description note: Letters

Scope and Contents note

Contains letters to the editor of Ramparts Magazine, political and public figures (including President Johnson).
Box 1, Folder 8

Correspondence: John. R Lewis circa 1968

General Physical Description note: Letters

Scope and Contents note

Four letters to John. R Lewis (Miller's son)
Box 1, Folder 9

Bibliographies circa 1970s

General Physical Description note: Printed and handwritten documents

Scope and Contents note

Contains bibliographies on "The militant suffrage movement in Great Britain," as well as a list of books about women and feminism.
Box 1, Folder 10

Organization Trademarks circa 1970s

General Physical Description note: Drawings, logos, handwritten notes

Scope and Contents note

Ideation for organizational trademarks, including Berkeley's Women's Affirmative Action Union trademark.
Box 1, Folder 11

Poetry circa 1970s

General Physical Description note: Printed documents

Scope and Contents note

Organized collection of poems regarding suffrage, men and women.
Box 1, Folder 12

Labor Struggles circa 1970-1971

General Physical Description note: Printed and handwritten documents

Scope and Contents note

Contains materials related to: Co-op discrimination in employment, affirmative action hiring of women; Lucky Stores Strike; Crucheon's Restaurant; dormitory maids at University of California, Berkeley; Bell Telephone Company; gas station exploitation; flyers.
Box 1, Folder 13

Laura X, Women's History Library 1971-1973

General Physical Description note: Printed letters

Scope and Contents note

Letter to Jean Miller from Laura X; letters of support for the Women's History Library.
Box 1, Folder 14

Women in Solidarity 1972-1973

General Physical Description note: Printed and handwritten documents

Scope and Contents note

Budget proposal for Women's Liberation Library, letters of support from Jean Maddox (president, Union W.A.G.E.) and from Colquitt M. Walker (assistant dean, University of California, Berkeley, School of Law); petition, press releases, flyer paste-ups, letters from and to Women's Liberation Library Collective, flyers.
Box 2, Folder 1

Berkeley Women's Affirmative Action Union circa 1973-1975

General Physical Description note: Printed and handwritten documents, cheques

Scope and Contents note

Flyer paste-ups, circulated petition, drafts of copy for leaflets, checking account book, cancelled checks, and flyers.
Box 2, Folder 3, Box 2, Folder 2

Legal Documents 1973-1977

General Physical Description note: Legal briefs, printed documents, letters

Scope and Contents note

Contains materials related to Jean Miller's case, concerning her suspension and termination from the Berkeley Public Library due to her refusal to give up work on an approved women's library access project; statements, correspondences with Mary Morgan, depositions.
Box 2, Folder 4

Inez Garcia 1975

General Physical Description note: Printed and handwritten documents, letters

Scope and Contents note

Letter to Inez from Judy Agnes, "Liz," Anne Flower Cumings, Susan B. Jordan; copy of brief of State of California vs. Inez Garcia; police report on demonstration in support of Inez Garcia; The People vs. Inez Garcia, documentary or distortion? by Viva Inez Committee
Box 2, Folder 5

Berkeley Coalition 1971

General Physical Description note: Printed documents, letters

Scope and Contents note

Letter describing the Coalition and its relation to women's liberation from Wendy Schlesinger; two other memos and letters
Box 2, Folder 6

Photographs circa 1971

Scope and Contents note

Contains 3 photographs.
Box 2, Folder 7

The Feminist 1975

General Physical Description note: Letters, newspapers, printed documents and memos

Scope and Contents note

A front page article on Jean Miller featured in The Feminist newspaper.
Box 2, Folder 8

Plexus memorial 1980

General Physical Description note: Printed memoriam

Scope and Contents note

July, 1980 article by Kaye Beth in memoriam of Jean Miller.