The Finding aid to the Carol Waymire Collection
Table of Contents
Finding aid prepared by Katrina Sire, © 2013
Processing this collection has been funded by a generous grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
- ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives, USC Libraries, University of Southern California
- Waymire, Carol
- Carol Waymire activist collection
- Collection no.
- Date [bulk]
- Bulk, 1973-1979
- Date [inclusive]
- 0.4 linear feet., 1 archives carton.
- The collection includes fliers, minutes, notes and related records for several Los Angeles organizations including Action Coalition Against Briggs, Los Angeles Lesbian Feminists, Los Angeles Women's Forum, the Peoples College of Law, the Socialist Feminist Network, and Women Against Violence Against Women. Carol Waymire was a member of several lesbian/women's organizations including Woman Rising Collective, the Socialist-Feminist Network, and served as the coordinator of the Coalition of Older Lesbians (CoOL).
[Box/folder #, or item name] Carol Waymire Collection, Coll2013.031, ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives, USC Libraries, University of Southern California.
Carol Waymire was a member of several lesbian/women's organizations including the Woman Rising Collective and the Socialist-Feminist Network, and served as the coordinator of the Coalition of Older Lesbians (CoOL).
Scope and Content
The Carol Waymire collection includes a limited number of fliers, minutes and notes for several Los Angeles organizations including Action Coalition Against Briggs, Los Angeles Lesbian Feminists, Los Angeles Women's Forum, the Socialist Feminist Network, and Women Against Violence Against Women. The Peoples College of Law also includes letters from across the country requesting information along with organizational and related records. The correspondence and lesbian organizations fliers contain a variety of catalogs, fliers, and newsletters collected by Waymire.
ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives, USC Libraries, University of Southern California
909 West Adams Boulevard
Los Angeles, California, 90007
Conditions Governing Access
The collection is open to researchers. There are no access restrictions.
Conditions Governing Use
All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the ONE Archivist. Permission for publication is given on behalf of ONE National Gay and Lesbian Archives at USC Libraries as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained.
Method of acquisition unknown.
Collection processed by Katrina Sire, May 2013.
Removed to Coll2012-175 ONE Archives gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender manuscripts collection:
The Gay Questions and Women's Opression by the Los Angels Work Group, M-L, February 1979.
Removed to the ONE periodical collection:
ACLU Gay Rights Newsletter: November 1977, February 1979
Lesbian Connection: March 1978
The NOW Times (Van Nuys, California): February 1980
National NOW Times: September /October 1979
Sunset Junction Neighborhood Alliance: July 1983
The Third Lesbian/Gay Catalog (The Lesbian and Gay Business Guild): Winter 1981-1982
Removed to ONE program collection:
West Coast Lesbians Festival II
Controlled Access Headings
- Lesbian activists--California--Los Angeles
- Lesbian feminism
Other Finding Aids
"Women Rising History Day" . California State University Long Beach Digital Repository. California State University Long Beach. Web. April 6, 2013.
Series 1: Carol Waymire activist collection 1973-2000
Action Coalition Against Briggs fliers 1977-1978
Gay Rights Task Force minutes 1979
Lesbian organizations fliers 1973-1993
Los Angeles Lesbian Feminist records 1977-1978 [2 folders]
Los Angeles Women's Forum records 1977 [2 folders]
People's College of Law records 1975-1977
Socialist Feminist Network records 1979-1986
Women Against Violence Against Women records circa 1975