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Guide to the Older Women's League, San Diego County Chapter Records
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  • Overview of the Collection
  • Historical Note:
  • Access Terms
  • Administrative Information
  • Arrangement of Materials:
  • Scope and Contents

  • Overview of the Collection

    Collection Title: Older Women's League, San Diego County Chapter Records
    Dates: 1980-1998
    Identification: MS-0031
    Creator: Older Women's League, San Diego Chapter
    Physical Description: 8.50 linear ft
    Language of Materials: English
    Repository: Special Collections & University Archives
    5500 Campanile Dr. MC 8050
    San Diego, CA, 92182-8050
    URL: http://library.sdsu.edu/scua
    Email: scref@rohan.sdsu.edu
    Phone: 619-594-6791

    Historical Note:

    The Older Women's League (OWL) is a national membership organization addressing the special concerns of midlife and older women. Furthering public policy changes through research and education, OWL works to improve the image and status of the older woman, to provide mutual support for its members, and to achieve economic and social equity.

    Access Terms

    This Collection is indexed under the following controlled access subject terms.

    Corporate Name:

    Older Women's League (U.S.). San Diego Chapter -- Archives

    Genre/Form of Material:

    Organizational Records

    Topical Term:

    Feminists -- California -- San Diego -- Sources
    Older women -- California -- San Diego -- Sources

    Administrative Information

    Conditions Governing Use:

    The copyright interests in these materials have not been transferred to San Diego State University. Copyright resides with the creators of materials contained in the collection or their heirs. The nature of historical archival and manuscript collections is such that copyright status may be difficult or even impossible to determine.  Requests for permission to publish must be submitted to the Head of Special Collections, San Diego State University, Library and Information Access. When granted, permission is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical item and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder(s), which must also be obtained in order to publish. Materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials.

    Conditions Governing Access:

    This collection is open for research.

    Preferred Citation:

    Identification of item, folder title, box number, Older Women's League, San Diego County Chapter Records, Special Collections and University Archives, Library and Information Access, San Diego State University.
    Tish Sommers Papers

    Arrangement of Materials:

    I. Organizational
    II. Issues and Concerns
    III. Publications
    IV. Meetings/Conferences/Programs/Workshops
    V. News Clippings/Photographs/Miscellaneous
    VI. Scrapbooks

    Scope and Contents

    The collection includes publications, minutes, clippings, and scrapbooks.  It is arranged in six series: Organizational Records, Issues and Concerns, Publications / Meetings / Conferences / Programs / Workshops, News Clippings / Photographs / Miscellaneous, and Scrapbooks.