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Series 1 | A Finding Aid to the Woman's Building records, 1970-1992

Woman's Building records, 1970-1992

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Series 1: Administrative Files, circa 1970-1991
(Box 1-9; 9 linear ft.)

The files within this series document the daily administration of the Women's Building, including financial, fundraising, outreach, and publication functions. This series also documents the Board of Directors' relationship with the Building staff and activities. The files are arranged alphabetically within each subseries.
The Administrative Files are arranged into five subseries:
1.1: Alphabetical Files, circa 1970-1991
1.2: Board of Directors, 1973-1991
1.3: Building Publications, 1973-1990
1.4: Publicity and Outreach, 1973-1991
1.5: Fundraising and Outreach, 1974-1990
1.1:Alphabetical Files, circa 1970-1991
DescriptionContainer
Activities, 1973-1980
1
1
Administrative Notebook, Part 1, circa 1979
(3 folders)
1
2-4
Advertising, circa 1987-1988
1
5
Advocacy, Women in the Arts, 1984-1985
1
6
Affirmative Action Policy, 1980
1
7
Anniversary, Fifth - Planning and Publicity, 1978
1
8
Anniversary, Fifth - Press Kit, 1978
1
9
Anniversary, Fifteenth, 1988
1
10
Anniversary, Fifteenth - Printed Materials, 1988
1
11
Anniversary, Fifteenth - Video, 1988
1
12
Anniversary, Fifteenth - Congratulation Letters, 1988
1
13
Anniversary, Tenth -
The First Decade
, 1983
1
14
Anniversary, Tenth - Drafts of
The First Decade,
, 1983
1
15
Ariadne: A Social Network, circa 1977-1979
1
16
Archives, Jeanne Sison Project, 1989-1990
1
17
Archives, Negotiations with Archives of American Art, 1991
1
18
Armory Center for the Arts, 1990
1
19
Articles of Incorporation and Bylaws, Feminist Studio Workshop, 1974
1
20
Articles of Incorporation and Bylaws, Woman's Building, 1979
1
21
Articles of Incorporation, Certificate Amendment, 1979
1
22
Association for Humanistic Psychology, 1977
1
23
Brainstorming Planning Event, 1989
1
24
Budgets, Budget Planning, circa 1983-1986
1
25
Budgets, Budget Planning, 1987-1991
1
26
Budgets, Budget Planning for Women's Graphic Center, 1981-1985
1
27
Budgets, Building Artists and Tenants, 1981
1
28
Budgets, Event Planning, 1986-1988
1
29
Budgets, Financial Statements, 1974-1980
1
30
Budgets, Financial Statements, 1981-1990
1
31
Budget, Programs, 1978
1
32
Budgets,
A Study of Financial Management
by The Center for Nonprofit Management, 1980
1
33
Budgets, Tax Exempt Returns, 1979
1
34
Building Inspections, circa 1977-1979
1
35
Bylaws, circa 1980-1984
1
36
Calendar, 1989, September-October
1
37
Calendar, 1989, November-December
1
38
Calendar, 1990, March-April
1
39
Calendar, 1990, May-June
1
40
Calendar, 1990, July-August
1
41
Calendar, 1990, September-October
1
42
Calendar, Feminist Studio Workshop, 1975-1978
1
43
California Confederation of the Arts, 1985-1986
1
44
California Confederation of the Arts, 1987
1
45
California Confederation of the Arts, 1988
1
46
Chicago 1893,
Women's Exhibit at the Woman's Building, 1976
1
47
Childcare at the Woman's Building, 1980
1
48
Chilean Women's Delegation, 1977
1
49
Chrysalis,
, 1979
1
50
Collaboration with Museum of Contemporary Arts, 1988-1990
1
51
Conflict of Interest Policy, circa 1986
1
52
Consultant Requests, 1979-1980
1
53
Contracts, 1979-1980
1
54
Contracts, 1989-1990
1
55
Contracts, Rental and Video, 1981
1
56
Correspondence, 1974, 1976-1977
2
1
Correspondence, 1978-1979
2
2
Correspondence, Maurine Renville, December 1979 - December, 1980
2
3
Correspondence, 1980, January-July
2
4
Correspondence, 1980, August-December
2
5
Correspondence, 1981, January-March
2
6
Correspondence, 1981, April-May
2
7
Correspondence, 1981, June
2
8
Correspondence, 1981, July-December
2
9
Correspondence, 1982-1984
2
10
Correspondence, 1985
2
11
Corrrespondence, 1986, January-July
2
12
Correspondence, 1986, August-December
2
13
Correspondence, 1987, January-April
2
14
Correspondence, 1987, May-July
2
15
Corrrespondence, 1987, August-December
2
16
Correspondence, 1988, January-May
2
17
Correspondence, 1988, June-August
2
18
Correspondence, 1988, September-December
2
19
Correspondence, 1989, January-May
2
20
Correspondence, 1989, June-August
2
21
Correspondence, 1989, September-December
2
22
Corrrespondence, 1990
2
23
Correspondence, Artists, 1989-1991
2
24
Cover Letter Templates, 1978-1979
2
25
A Day in the Park, 1990
2
26
Downtown Arts Partnership, 1989-1990
2
27
Executive Director Search, 1989
2
28
Feminist Art Program in Fresno, circa 1970-1973
2
29
Feminist Education at the Feminist Studio Workshop, The Woman's Building in Los Angeles
by Ruth Iskin, 1976
2
30
Fiscal Receivers, 1986-1989
2
31
Gallery Store, INANA, 1978-1979
2
32
Gallery Store Inventory, 1982-1984
2
33
Gallery Store Inventory, 1985-1989
(2 folders)
2
34-35
History of the Woman's Building, circa 1975-1979
2
36
Internship Program, 1987
2
37
Job Responsibilities, 1976-1977
2
38
Kort and Adler Report, 1974
2
39
Lease for North Spring Street Property, 1975-1980
2
40
Legal Affairs, 1973-1974
2
41
Letters of Support for Woman's Building Programs, 1984-1989
2
42
Los Angeles Visual Arts (LAVA), circa 1982
2
43
Los Angeles Artists Organizations (LAAO), circa 1985-1988
2
44
Management Council Minutes, November 1, 1979 - April 30, 1980
3
1
Management Council Minutes, 1980, May-July
3
2
Management Council Minutes, 1980, August-December
3
3
Management Council Minutes, 1981, January-April
3
4
Management Council Minutes, 1981, May-August
3
5
Management Council Minutes, 1984
3
6
Marketing Plan, 1987
3
7
Men's Committee, 1978
3
8
Mission Statement, circa 1975-1980
3
9
Mission and Goals, circa 1979-1980
3
10
Multicultural Arts, 1985-1986
3
11
National Association of Artists' Organizations, 1986
3
12
National Conference on Women and the Arts, 1976
3
13
National Organization for Women (NOW), 1989
3
14
Notes from Pauli DeWitt, Exective Director, 1988-1990
3
15
Observations on the Woman's Building, 1982
3
16
Organizational Chart, circa 1981-1989
3
17
Quotes about the Woman's Building, 1975-1978
3
18
Personnel Handbook, 1985
3
19
Policy and Procedures, Forms, circa 1981-1990
3
20
Policy and Procedures, General Manual, 1980-1981
(4 folders)
3
21-24
Policy and Procedures, How to Write a Memo, 1979
3
25
Policy and Procedures, Locking the Building, 1980
3
26
Policy and Procedures, Performance Information, circa 1981-1990
3
27
Policy and Procedures, Space Rental, circa 1981-1990
3
28
Program Evaluations, circa 1988-1989
3
29
Programs, General Schedules, 1986-1988
3
30
Relocation, Board Members' Program, 1986
3
31
Relocation, Neptune and Preeman Buildings, 1985-1986
3
32
Relocation, Space Needs, 1988
3
33
Relocation, Van Nuys Annex, 1985-1986
3
34
Relocation, Van Nuys Annex Floor Plans, Building Permits, Slides, 1985-1986
3
35
Relocation, Van Nuys Annex NEA Application, 1986
3
36
Renovation Expenses, 1983-1984
3
37
Reorganization Ideas, 1980
3
38
Reorganization Ideas, 1987-1988
3
39
Sidell-Selick Dissertation on Woman's Building, 1984
3
40
Southern California Committee for Contemporary Art Documentation, 1984
3
41
Southern California Committee for Contemporary Art Documentation, 1985-1987
3
42
Southern California Committee for Contemporary Art Documentation, Slides and Stuff Subcommittee, 1985-1986
3
43
Southern California Committee for Contemporary Art Documentation, Slides and Stuff Subcommittee, 1987
3
44
Speeches and Papers by Woman's Building Founding Mothers, circa 1970
3
45
Speakers Bureau, 1985-1986
3
46
Staff Member Notebook, circa 1989
3
47
Staff Meeting Minutes, 1977-1978
3
48
Staff Meeting Minutes, 1979
3
49
Staff Meeting Minutes, 1990-1991
3
50
Staff Meeting Notes, 1987-1988
3
51
Staff Memos, 1979-1981
3
52
Staff Memos, 1985
3
53
Staff Memos, 1986
3
54
Staff Memos, 1985-1989
3
55
Staff Orientation Handbook, 1985
4
1
Staff Program Reports, circa 1975-1979
4
2
Staff, Vision and Planning Meeting, 1981
4
3
Survey Returns 1981
4
4
Survey Returns 1986-1987
(6 folders)
4
5-10
Thesis on the Woman's Building,
Art Education and Art Making from a Feminist Perspective
, 1976
4
11
TOSCO Report, circa 1979-1980
4
12
Transcript of Dialogue Among Arlene Raven, Linda Burnham, Barbara Smith, and Cheri Gaulke, 1981
4
13
Wattles Mansion Proposal, 1982
4
14
The Woman's Building: What is It? What Does It Have to Offer?
by Jennie Gardner, 1980
4
15
Womanspace, circa 1974
4
16
Women's Art Tour of Chicago, 1989
4
17
Women's Equity Day, 1978
4
18
Writings by Sheila de Bretteville, circa 1977-1979
4
19
Certificates from the City of Los Angeles, 1984, 1988
32 (sol)
1.2:Board of Directors, 1974-1991
1.2.1:Minutes, 1974-1991
DescriptionContainer
Minutes, 1974-1975
4
20
Minutes, 1976-1977
4
21
Minutes, 1978
4
22
Minutes, 1979
4
23
Minutes, 1980, January-July
4
24
Minutes, 1980, August-December
4
25
Minutes, 1981
4
26
Minutes, 1982
4
27
Minutes, 1983
4
28
Minutes, 1984
4
29
Minutes, 1985
4
30
Minutes, 1986
4
31
Minutes, 1987
4
32
Minutes, 1988-1991
4
33
1.2.2::Membership Files, 1978-1991
DescriptionContainer
Board Orientation Packet, circa 1981
4
34
Correspondence, 1978-1981
4
35
Correspondence, 1987, 1989-1990
4
36
Membership Biographies and Applications - A-C, circa 1980-1989
4
37
Membership Biographies and Applications - D-J, circa 1980-1989
4
38
Membership Biographies and Applications - K-R, circa 1980-1989
4
39
Membership Biographies and Applications - S-Y, circa 1980-1989
4
40
Membership Roster, 1984-1990
4
41
Orientation Packet, 1985
4
42
1.2.3::Committees, 1977-1991
DescriptionContainer
Development Committee Minutes, 1984-1989
5
1
Development Committee, 1987-1991
5
2
Finance Committee Minutes, 1978-1982
5
3
Finance Committee, 1978-1981, 1984
5
4
Fundraising Committee Minutes, 1983
5
5
Gallery Committee Minutes, 1985-1986
5
6
Gallery Committee Minutes, 1987-1988
5
7
Gallery Committee Minutes, 1989-1990
5
8
Gallery Committee, circa 1987
5
9
Gallery Committee, circa 1988
5
10
Gallery Committee, circa 1989
5
11
Gallery Committee, circa 1990
5
12
Media Task Force Minutes, 1985-1986
5
13
Media Task Force Minutes, 1987
5
14
Media Task Force Minutes, 1988-1990
5
15
Media Task Force, 1988-1990
5
16
Media Task Force, Artist's Proposals, 1989-1990
5
17
Move Committee Minutes, 1979, 1982
5
18
Nominating Committee Minutes, 1982-1984
5
19
Performance Committee Minutes, 1984-1987
5
20
Performance Committee, 1984
5
21
Performance Committee, 1985
5
22
Personnel Committee Minutes, circa 1981
5
23
Planning Committee Minutes, 1979
5
24
Program Committee Minutes, 1977-1979
5
25
Program Committee Minutes, 1980
5
26
Program Committee Minutes, 1981-1982, 1984-1985
5
27
Program Committee Minutes, 1986
5
28
Program Committee Minutes, 1987
5
29
Program Committee Minutes, 1988
5
30
Program Committee Minutes, 1989
5
31
Program Committee Minutes, 1990
5
32
Program Committee, circa 1980-1981
5
33
Program Committee, circa 1984-1985
5
34
Program Committee, circa 1986
5
35
Program Committee, circa 1987
5
36
Program Committee, circa 1988
5
37
Program Committee, circa 1989-1990
5
38
Public Relations Committee Minutes, 1982-1984, 1986
5
39
Summer Executive Committee Minutes, 1978
5
40
Summer Executive Committee Minutes, 1979
5
41
Writing Committee Minutes, 1978, 1984-1991
5
42
Writing Committee, 1987
5
43
Writing Committee, 1989-1990
5
44
Writing Committee, Ratings, 1988
5
45
1.2.4::Advisory Council, 1979-1989
DescriptionContainer
Committees and Goals, 1980
6
1
Member Biographies and Invitation Letters - A-D, 1979-1980
6
2
Member Biographies and Invitation Letters - E-H, 1979-1980
6
3
Member Biographies and Invitation Letters - I-L, 1979-1980
6
4
Member Biographies and Invitation Letters - M-N, 1979-1980
6
5
Member Biographies and Invitation Letters - O-R, 1979-1980
6
6
Member Biographies and Invitation Letters - S-W, 1979-1980
6
7
Member Biographies and Invitation Letters - A-Z, 1984-1985
6
8
Member Biographies and Invitation Letters - A-L, 1986-1989
6
9
Member Biographies and Invitation Letters - M-Y, 1986-1989
6
10
Membership Roster, 1984-1987
6
11
Minutes, 1984-1985
6
12
Orientation Packet, 1979-1980
6
13
Orientation Packet, Draft, 1979-1980
6
14
Stern, Lila Wellings, 1979
6
15
1.3:Publications, 1973-1990
DescriptionContainer
Women's Graphic Center Newsletter,
, 1982
6
16
Women's Graphic Center Newsletter,
, 1983-1984
6
17
The Newsletter of the Woman's Building,
, 1984
6
18
The Newsletter of the Woman's Building,
, 1985
6
19
The Newsletter of the Woman's Building,
, 1986
6
20
The Newsletter of the Woman's Building,
, 1987
6
21
The Woman's Building Calendar,
, 1987
6
22
The Woman's Building Calendar,
, 1988
6
23
The Woman's Building Calendar,
, 1989
6
24
The Woman's Building Calendar,
, 1990
6
25
W.B.,
, 1991
6
26
Spinning Off,
, 1978
6
27
Spinning Off,
, 1978-1979
6
28
Spinning Off,
, 1979
6
29
Spinning Off,
, 1980
6
30
Spinning Off,
, 1980-1981
6
31
Womanspace,
, 1973
6
32
Chrysalis,
, circa 1977-1978
(2 folders)
6
33-34
Chrysalis,
, circa 1978
6
35
1.4:Publicity and Outreach, 1973-1990
DescriptionContainer
Advertising, 1985-1986
7
1
Advertising Campaign, 1979
7
2
Advertising in
Ms. Magazine
, 1976-1980
7
3
Articles on the Woman's Building by Sheila de Bretteville, 1978-1979
7
4
Articles on the Woman's Building by Terry Wolverton, 1981
7
5
Classified Ads, 1978-1979
7
6
General Education Brochure, circa 1981
7
7
Grandview Location, 1974-1975
7
8
New York Trip, 1981
7
9
Newspaper Clippings and Magazine Articles, 1974
7
10
Newspaper Clippings and Magazine Articles, 1975
7
11
Newspaper Clippings and Magazine Articles, 1976
7
12
Newspaper Clippings and Magazine Articles, 1977
7
13
Newspaper Clippings and Magazine Articles, 1978
7
14
Newspaper Clippings and Magazine Articles, 1979
7
15
Newspaper Clippings and Magazine Articles, 1980
7
16
Newspaper Clippings and Magazine Articles, 1981
7
17
Newspaper Clippings and Magazine Articles, 1982
7
18
Newspaper Clippings and Magazine Articles, 1983
7
19
Newspaper Clippings and Magazine Articles, 1984
7
20
Newspaper Clippings and Magazine Articles, 1985, January-June
7
21
Newspaper Clippings and Magazine Articles, 1985, July-December
7
22
Newspaper Clippings and Magazine Articles, January-May, 1986
7
23
Newspaper Clippings and Magazine Articles, 1986, June-August
7
24
Newspaper Clippings and Magazine Articles, September-December, 1986
7
25
Newspaper Clippings and Magazine Articles, 1987, January-April
7
26
Newspaper Clippings and Magazine Articles, 1987, May-August
7
27
Newspaper Clippings and Magazine Articles, 1987, September-December
7
28
Newspaper Clippings and Magazine Articles, 1988, January-September
7
29
Newspaper Clippings and Magazine Articles, 1988, October-December
7
30
Newspaper Clippings and Magazine Articles, 1989
7
31
Newspaper Clippings and Magazine Articles, 1990
7
32
Newspaper Clippings and Magazine Articles, 1991
7
33
Press Kit, "Incredible Shrinking Woman,", 1981
7
34
Press Kit, "The Bell Jar,", 1979
7
35
Press Kit, Conference on Women's Culture in American Society, 1880-1980, 1981
7
36
Press Releases, 1973
7
37
Press Releases, 1974
7
38
Press Releases, 1975
7
39
Press Releases, 1976
7
40
Press Releases, 1977
7
41
Press Releases, 1978
7
42
Press Releases, 1979, January-May
7
43
Press Releases, 1979, June-December
7
44
Press Releases, 1980
7
45
Press Releases, 1981
7
46
Press Releases, 1982
7
47
Press Releases, 1983
7
48
Press Releases, 1984
8
1
Press Releases, 1985
8
2
Press Releases, 1986
8
3
Press Releases, 1987
8
4
Press Releases, 1988
8
5
Press Releases, 1989
8
6
Press Releases, 1990
8
7
Press Releases, 1991
8
8
Printed Event Annoucements, 1975
8
9
Printed Event Annoucements, 1976
8
10
Printed Event Annoucements, 1977
8
11
Printed Event Annoucements, 1978, January-April
8
12
Printed Event Annoucements, 1978, May-December
8
13
Printed Event Annoucements, 1979
8
14
Printed Event Annoucements, 1980
8
15
Printed Event Annoucements, 1981
8
16
Printed Event Annoucements, 1982
8
17
Printed Event Annoucements, 1983
8
18
Printed Event Annoucements, 1984
8
19
Printed Event Annoucements, 1985
8
20
Printed Event Annoucements, 1986
8
21
Printed Event Annoucements, 1987
8
22
Printed Event Annoucements, 1988
8
23
Printed Event Annoucements, 1989
8
24
Printed Event Annoucements, 1990
8
25
Printed Event Annoucements, circa 1976-1981
(4 folders)
8
26-29
Post Cards, circa 1975
8
30
Publicity Costs and Budget, circa 1979
8
31
Spinning Off
Production, 1978
8
32
The Stars Guide,
, circa 1976-1980
8
33
Tours and Lectures, 1980-1981
8
34
Woman's Building Brochure, Draft, 1978
8
35
Woman's Building Brochure, Draft, circa 1980
8
36
1.5:Fundraising and Membership, 1974-1990
(Box 8-9; 1.33 linear ft.)
DescriptionContainer
Board Recruitment, 1985
8
37
Campaigns to Individuals, 1983-1986
8
38
Consultants Group, Fundraising Feasibility Study, 1987
(3 folders)
8
39-41
Correspondence, 1985-1986, 1988
8
42
Direct Mail Membership Drive, 1985-1986
8
43
Donation Inquiries, 1985-1989
8
44
Direct Mail Membership Drive, circa 1979
8
45
Donations, Wine, 1979
8
46
Donor Events, 1987-1988
8
47
Donor Research, 1986
8
48
Donors, Less Than $100, 1985
8
49
Donors, More Than $100, 1984-1986
8
50
Donors Circle, 1986
8
51
Donors Circle, 1987-1988
(2 folders)
8
52-53
Event, Judy Chicago, 1981
8
54
Event, Judy Chicago, 1986-1987
8
55
Event, Cooking Demonstration, 1988
8
56
Event, PHRANC, 1981
9
1
Event, 10K Run, circa 1979-1983
9
2
Foundation Correspondence, 1974-1976
9
3
Foundation Correspondence, 1977-1980
9
4
Foundations, Ahmanson, Atlantic Richfield, Ford, and Film Fund, 1978-1979
9
5
Foundations, Denied Applications, 1979
9
6
Foundations, Denied Applications, 1980
9
7
Foundations, Expired Contracts, 1978-1980
9
8
Foundations, General Application, circa 1979-1981
9
9
Foundations, Liberty Hill, Playboy, and Ms. Foundation, 1976-1979
9
10
Foundations, Ms. Foundation for Women Proposal, 1977
9
11
Foundations, Ms. Foundation for Women Proposal, 1978
9
12
Foundations, TOSCO Request, 1979
9
13
Fundraising Committee Work, 1979
9
14
Fundraising Book, circa 1980
9
15
Fundraising Report, Sara LaRiviere, 1977
9
16
Membership Ledger, Women's Graphic Center, 1982-1984
9
17
Membership Lists, circa 1976-1977
9
18
Membership, Non-Renewing Letters, circa 1985-1987
9
19
Membership Outreach Project, circa 1980
9
20
Membership Solicitation and Renewal Campaigns, 1982-1987
9
21
Membership Solicitation and Renewal Campaigns, 1985
9
22
Membership Solicitation and Renewal Letters, Template, 1978-1988
9
23
Membership Survey, 1987
(7 folders)
9
24-30
Membership Survey Results, 1987-1988
9
31
Past Inquiries to Corporations, 1980
9
32
Solicitation, Lily Tomlin and Diane Keaton, 1976-1977
9
33
Special Appeals, 1984
9
34
Special Appeals, 1985
9
35
Vesta Awards, 1982
9
36
Vesta Awards Correspondence, 1983
9
37
Vesta Awards Correspondence, 1984
9
38
Vesta Awards Correspondence, 1985-1986
9
39
Vesta Awards Event Planning, 1983
9
40
Vesta Awards Event Planning, 1984
9
41
Vesta Awards Event Planning, 1985
9
42
Vesta Awards Nominees (A-G), 1985
9
43
Vesta Awards Nominees (H-Y), 1985
9
44
Vesta Awards, Proposal, 1990
9
45
Vesta Awards, Voting, 1984
9
46
Vesta Awards, Voting, 1985
9
47
Vesta Awards, Winners (A-H), 1984
9
48
Vesta Awards, Winners (L-W), 1984
9
49

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