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The collection documents Green's professional life as a birth control advocate.
For more information on Susie Daniel Kirtland Green and birth control in Tennessee see article “Class, Controversy, and Contraceptives: Birth Control Advocacy in Nashville, 1932-1944” by William B. Turner in Tennessee Historical Quarterly. Fall, 1994.
The collection includes correspondence and writings by Salynn McCollum, as well as newspaper clippings, journal and magazine articles, and photographs. The majority of the material represents McCollum’s participation with the Civil Rights Movement during the first half of the 1960s. Many items were generated while she was a field secretary for the Student Non-Violent Coordinating Committee (SNCC).
Comprised of 17 boxes and 1 flat box (8.6 lin. feet) and includes subjects on China, nuclear war and weapons, women’s rights, worker’s rights, socialism, and diaries and correspondence.
This collection contains the papers of Mary Hart "Molly" Todd, first president of the reconstituted League of Women Voters of Nashville. Todd was a strong advocate for voting rights, racial integration, and women's rights.
This collection contains photographs taken by Victoria Webb as the result of her involvement with the women’s liberation movement in Nashville during the 1970s and with the publication titled “Women’s Free Express”.
- Political activists 12
- Activists 11
- Nashville (Tenn.)--History 6
- Civil rights--United States 5
- Women’s rights 5
- Social movements 4
- African Americans--Civil rights 1
- Antinuclear movement 1
- Freedom Rides, 1961 1
- Labor movement 1
- National Organization for Women 1
- Photographs 1
- Postcards 1
- Reproductive health 1
- Scrapbooks 1
- Socialism 1
- Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (U.S.) 1
- Tennessee--History 1
- Tennessee--Politics and government 1
- U.S.-China Peoples Friendship Association 1
- United States--Politics and government 1
- Vanderbilt University--Alumni 1
- Vanderbilt University--Board of Trust 1
- Vanderbilt University--History 1
- Vietnam War, 1961-1975 1
- Women's Health 1
- Workers' rights 1 ∧ less
About this Site
This site contains collection guides, or finding aids, to the archival collections held by Vanderbilt University Special Collections and University Archives, the History of Medicine Collection, and the Scarritt Bennett Center. Finding aids describe the context, arrangement, and structure of archival materials, allowing users to identify and request materials relevant to their research.
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