Jane Clewe papers 1970-2009

Finding aid prepared by Stacy Wood, 2013; machine-readable finding aid created by Caroline Cubé.
UCLA Library Special Collections
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Descriptive Summary

Title: Jane Clewe papers
Collection number: 2190
Contributing Institution: UCLA Library Special Collections
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 4.5 linear ft. (9 boxes)
Date (inclusive): 1970-2009
Abstract: Jane Clewe was a donor and member of many activist and community organizations devoted to lesbian and women's issues. This collection contains newsletters and organizational materials from many of these organizations as well as a large collection of magazines from the 1990's related to lesbian and women's issues.
Language of Materials: Materials are in English.
Physical location: COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Open for research. Advance notice required for access. Contact the UCLA Library Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.
Creator: Clewe, Jane

Restrictions on Access

COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Open for research. Advance notice required for access. Contact the UCLA Library Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.

Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

Property rights to the physical object belong to UCLA Library Special Collections. Literary rights, including copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where The UC Regents do not hold the copyright.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Jane Clewe papers (Collection 2190). UCLA Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, UCLA.

UCLA Catalog Record ID

UCLA Catalog Record ID: 7377067 

Processing Information

Processed by Stacy Wood, 2013.
The June L. Mazer Lesbian Archive  at UCLA is an outreach and collection-building partnership between the June L. Mazer Lesbian Archives , the UCLA Center for the Study of Women (CSW)  and the UCLA Library . These collections expand the pool of primary source materials available to researchers and to the community at large. This partnership was initiated by CSW and is funded by the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) to inventory, organize, preserve, and digitize more than eighty Mazer collections pertaining to lesbian and feminist activism and writings.

Acquisition Information

Provenance unknown. This collection is part of an outreach and collection-building partnership between the June L. Mazer Lesbian Archives , the UCLA Center for the Study of Women (CSW)  and the UCLA Library .

Biography

Jane Clewe was a graduate of Princeton University, Class of 1977. She lived with her partner Debbie in Los Angeles, California and enjoyed hiking, scuba and other outdoors activities. She was an active member of the Wilderness Women and a donor and member of many activist and community organizations devoted to lesbian and women's issues.

Scope and Content

This collection contains materials collected and maintained by Jane Clewe, including a substantial number of magazines from the 1990s focused on women's and lesbian issues. It also includes newsletters and communication from a number of activist and community organizations devoted to lesbian and gay issues in Los Angeles, California.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Clewe, Jane -- Archival resources.
Lesbian activists -- Archival resources.

Container List

Box 1, Folder 1

Martial arts materials. 1981.

Physical Description: printed paper, glossy paper

Scope and Content Note

Programs and calendars for women in martial arts groups and events.
Box 1, Folder 2

Connexxus materials. 1986.

Physical Description: printed paper

Scope and Content Note

Flyers, mock-ups, schedules and organizational documents.
Box 1, Folder 3

Frontiers magazine. 1986-1988.

Physical Description: newsprint

Scope and Content Note

Coverage of Connexxus in Frontiers Magazine.
Box 1, Folder 4

Cynara (film materials). 1996.

Physical Description: glossy cardstock, envelope

Scope and Content Note

Promotional materials for the film Cynara.
Box 1, Folder 5

Pride programs. 1993-1995.

Physical Description: printed paper

Scope and Content Note

Programs from various gay pride events in Los Angeles and Orange County.
Box 1, Folder 6

Newsletters. 1996-2010.

Physical Description: printed paper

Scope and Content Note

Newsletters from various lesbian and feminist activist organizations and community centers.
Box 1, Folder 7

Newsletters. 1995.

Physical Description: printed paper

Scope and Content Note

Newsletters from various lesbian and feminist activist and community groups.
Box 1, Folder 8

Newsclippings. 1993-2005.

Physical Description: newsprint, photocopies

Scope and Content Note

Clippings from various news sources compiling stories focused on gay and lesbian stories and issues.
Box 2, Folder 1

Newsletters. 1992-1993.

Physical Description: printed paper, newsprint

Scope and Content Note

Newsletters from various community and activist organizations related to feminist and/or lesbian and gay issues.
Box 2, Folder 2

Christopher Street Magazine. 1994-1995.

Physical Description: printed, bound magazines

Scope and Content Note

Issues 214, 218, 222 and 223 of Christopher Street Magazine.
Box 2, Folder 3

The Lambda Update. 1993-1995.

Physical Description: printed paper

Scope and Content Note

Newsletter of Lambda Legal Defense and Education Fund.
Box 2, Folder 4

Newsletters. 1994.

Physical Description: printed paper

Scope and Content Note

Newsletters from various community and activist organizations related to feminist and/or lesbian and gay issues.
Box 3, Folder 1

Magazines (Miscellaneous). 1994-2004.

Physical Description: printed, bound magazines

Scope and Content Note

-B-Man No. 17, January 1990 -Teaching Tolerance, Spring 1995 and Spring 2005 -The Advocate, June 2004 -Night Life Issue 623, October 1994
Box 3, Folder 2

Camping Women. 1997.

Physical Description: printed paper

Scope and Content Note

Flyers, information and publications related to Camping Women.
Box 3, Folder 3

Out Magazine. 2001-2005.

Physical Description: printed, bound magazines

Scope and Content Note

Issues contained: January 2001, February 2001, April 2001, August 2001, February 2003
Box 3, Folder 4

Out Magazine. 1995-2000.

Physical Description: printed, bound magazines

Scope and Content Note

Issues contained: March 1995, February 2000, March 2000, May 2000, September 2000, November 2000, December 2000
Box 3, Folder 5

Miscellaneous. No date.

Physical Description: printed paper

Scope and Content Note

Mailings, catalogs and various newsletters.
Box 4

Magazines. 1998-2005.

Physical Description: printed, bound magazines

Scope and Content Note

Contains issues of Curve Magazine 1998-2003 and issues of Ms. Magazine 1998-2005.
Box 5

Girlfriends Magazine. 1999-2004.

Physical Description: printed, bound magazines

Scope and Content Note

Issues of Girlfriends Magazine 1999-2004.
Box 6, Folder 1

Magazines (Miscellaneous). 1990-2005.

Physical Description: printed, bound magazines
Box 6, Folder 2

Flyers. No date.

Physical Description: printed paper

Scope and Content Note

Flyers for gay and lesbian social and activist gatherings around Southern California.
Box 6, Folder 3

Princeton Alumni Weekly. 1989-1992.

Physical Description: printed, bound magazines

Scope and Content Note

Weekly updates and networking opportunities for Princeton Alumni.
Box 6, Folder 4

Princeton Alumni Weekly. 1993.

Physical Description: printed, bound magazines

Scope and Content Note

Weekly updates and networking opportunities for Princeton Alumni.
Box 6, Folder 5

Princeton Alumni Weekly. 1994.

Physical Description: printed, bound magazines

Scope and Content Note

Weekly updates and networking opportunities for Princeton Alumni.
Box 6, Folder 6

Princeton Alumni Weekly. 1995-1996.

Physical Description: printed, bound magazines

Scope and Content Note

Weekly updates and networking opportunities for Princeton Alumni.
Box 6, Folder 7

Princeton Alumni Weekly. 2004-2006.

Physical Description: printed, bound magazines

Scope and Content Note

Weekly updates and networking opportunities for Princeton Alumni.
Box 6, Folder 8

Princeton Alumni Weekly. 2007-2008.

Physical Description: printed, bound magazines

Scope and Content Note

Weekly updates and networking opportunities for Princeton Alumni.
Box 6, Folder 9

Princeton Alumni Weekly. 2009-2010.

Physical Description: printed, bound magazines

Scope and Content Note

Weekly updates and networking opportunities for Princeton Alumni.
Box 6, Folder 11

Princeton materials. 1993-2006.

Physical Description: printed paper

Scope and Content Note

Various mailings and communication through the Princeton Alumni network.
Box 6, Folder 12

Princeton Alumni Weekly (duplicates). 1989-2010.

Physical Description: printed, bound magazines
Box 7

T-Shirts and Books. 1970-2009.

Physical Description: bound books, t-shirts

Scope and Content Note

Contains T-shirts from lesbian organizations throughout the 1970s and 1980s as well as small press books and poetry collections focused on lesbian lives and experiences. Full container list included in box.