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U.N. Radio Tapes on Women

 Collection
Identifier: 107
The cassette tapes and transcripts in this collection were produced by the United Nations Radio Service Department of Public Information. The radio programs served as a weekly forum on issues of interest to women around the world. Sessions include topics such as violence against women, reproductive issues, AIDS, women's rights, family, refugees, and peace. Also featured are interviews with women in leadership positions around the world or special United Nations programs on women. Included with most tapes are brief written descriptions of the program or full transcripts. This collection includes programs from 1988 through 2002, with some programs from 2005.

Dates

  • 1988-2005

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

There are no restrictions on use of the materials in the department for research.

Conditions Governing Use

All patrons must comply with federal copyright regulations.

Extent

10.00 Boxes

Abstract

The cassette tapes and transcripts in this collection were produced by the United Nations Radio Service Department of Public Information. The radio programs served as a weekly forum on issues of interest to women around the world. Sessions include topics such as violence against women, reproductive issues, AIDS, women's rights, family, refugees, and peace. Also featured are interviews with women in leadership positions around the world or special United Nations programs on women. Included with most tapes are brief written descriptions of the program or full transcripts. This collection includes programs from 1988 through 2002, with some programs from 2005.

Arrangement

The programs in this collection of United Nations radio tapes on women are arranged in chronological order.

Method of Acquisition

The United Nations Radio Tapes on Women were the gift of Fran Hosken, editor and publisher of Women's International Network News.

Processing Information

Sigrid Pohl Perry organized and processed this collection in 1997, added materials annually, and completed a final revision in October 2007.

Creator

Title
Guide to the U.N. Radio Tapes on Women
Author
Sigrid Pohl Perry
Date
01/01/1997
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Repository Details

Part of the Charles Deering McCormick Library of Special Collections Repository

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