The papers of Downriver NOW reflect the ideology and activities of feminists in the Downriver area and the United States.
Important subjects covered in the collection are:
Among the important correspondents are:
Hon. John Dingell Louise Heck-Rabi Carl Levin Loretta Moore Hon. Jeffrey Padden
Series I. General Files, 1973-83, Boxes 1-2:
Agendas, board meeting minutes, budgets, by-laws, correspondences, and other materials relating to the Downriver NOW chapter.
Series II. Activities, 1970-84, Boxes 2-25, 1 scrapbook:
Subseries A: Local and Michigan, 1970-1984, Boxes 2-25:
Clippings, correspondence, mailings and speeches of the political and social activities of the chapter.
Subseries B: Regional, 1976-1980, Box 25:
Agenda, pamphlets and speeches from regional conferences.
Series III. National NOW Activities, 1971-82, Boxes 26-28:
Conferences and publications of the National Organization for Women.
Series IV. General Files, 1974-87, Box 29:
Agenda, board meeting minutes, by-laws, resolutions, fund-raising, publicity and press releases, correspondence and other items relating to Downriver NOW.
Series V. Activities, 1972-88, Boxes 30-35:
Subseries A: Local and Michigan, 1979-88, Boxes 30-34:
Clippings, correspondence, mailings, and newsletters of the political and social activities and interests of the chapter.
Subseries B: Local NOW Chapters, 1972-1987, Box 35: Mailings from various Michigan NOW chapters.
Subseries C: Regional, 1976-87, Box 35:
Mailings, lists, reports and conference materials relating to the Great Lakes and Michigan Conference.
Series VI. National NOW Activities, 1977-87, Box 36:
Correspondence, mailings, Board Meeting minutes, and by-laws of the National Organization for Women.
Series VII. Published Materials, 1974-76, 1987, Boxes 37-38:
Newsletters, brochures, and pamphlets covering various topics such as health, education, finances, and equality.