Oregon State UniversitySpecial Collections & Archives Research Center

President's Commission on the Status of Women Records, 1972-2002

Image from a brochure titled "The President's Commission on the Status of Women," ca 1990s.

Information and Credits

RG 159

These records were generated and collected by the President's Commission on the Status of Women and document the activities of the commission in its research and advisory role.

Historical Note 

Scope and Content Note


1.6 cubic feet; These records are housed in 2 cubic foot boxes.


The records are organized into 8 series: I. Correspondence; II. Committees and Task Forces; III. Minutes and Agendas; IV. Reports and Studies; V. Membership Lists; VI. Brochures and Announcements; VII. Mission Statements; and VIII. Newspaper Clippings.

Related Papers

The Archives has other records that address and examine the climate for women students, faculty, and staff at OSU, particularly with regard to the recruitment and tenure of women faculty. These holdings include the Faculty Senate Records (RG 44) and the Student Affairs Records (RG 102). There are also PCOSW records in the record group for the President's Office (RG 13).

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