Social History / Reform

Social History/Reform

Materials relating to women’s involvement as activists in social reform and its history, at various local, national and international levels. Included are those areas which have been labelled “women’s issues” such as violence against women, and also areas such as discrimination and philanthropy. Materials range from grassroots activism to governmental documentation, personal and professional accounts. Most are cross-listed to other categories, especially Law/Public Policy, Health, Politics/Government, Gender Issues.

Fonds # Fonds/Collection Name
F0130 Libby Scheier fonds
F0160 University Women’s Club of North York fonds
F0167 Ray Stevenson fonds
F0168 York University Archives ephemera collection
F0171 Nancy Pocock fonds
F0176 Margaret Norquay fonds
F0181 Federation of Women Teachers’ Associations of Ontario (FWTAO) fonds
F0204 Louise Mahood fonds
F0233 Florence Philpott fonds
F0251 Ellen C. Adams fonds
F0261 John Montgomery Barber fonds
F0264 E.A. Beder fonds
F0287 Co-operative Commonwealth Federation fonds
F0293 Ramsay Cook fonds
F0326 Michiel Horn fonds
F0341 Margaret Laurence fonds
F0349 W. Edward Mann fonds
F0352 Virginia McDonald-Evans fonds
F0385 Project Ossington fonds
F0395 Robert Owen Foundation fonds
F0402 John Tupper Saywell fonds
F0416 Joseph Starobin fonds
F0417 Stop Spadina Save Our City Co-ordinating Committee fonds
F0433 Toronto Telegram fonds
F0437 Janice Tyrwhitt fonds
F0462 Gail Singer fonds
F0470 Joan Rayfield fonds
F0514 Marilou McPhedran fonds
F0494 Linda Briskin fonds
F0515 Jean Augustine fonds
F0576 Naomi Black fonds