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Domestic Abuse Project records

Identifier: SW0342

Scope and Content

The records of the Domestic Abuse Project include grant proposals and supporting documentation; proposals, reports, statistical information, publications and promotional material, and administrative documentation for specific projects; research and published reports and statistical information on regional advocacy measures; financial and administrative documentation on the organization, and one box of audio/visual material.


  • Creation: 1985 - 2010

Language of Materials

The material in this collection includes multiple languages. Primarily the material is in English, but supporting documentation and forms are in Hmong, Spanish, Korean.

Conditions Governing Access

Some materials in the Domestic Abuse Project records are are restricted. Please contact unit staff for more information.

Conditions Governing Use

This collection may be protected by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, U.S. Code). It is the user's responsibility to verify copyright ownership and to obtain all necessary permissions prior to the reproduction, publication, or other use of any portion of these materials. Researchers may quote from the collection under the fair use provision of the copyright law.

Historical Note

The Domestic Abuse Project (DAP) is based in the Twin Cities of Minneapolis and Saint Paul, Minnesota and was founded in 1979. DAP offers many types of programming to identify and stop the cycle of domestic violence through advocacy, therapy, and community based programs.


5 Linear Feet (5 record cartons)


The records of the Domestic Abuse Project reflect the administrative, projects, programs, outreach activities of the organization from 1985-2010.

Inventory of Domestic Abuse Project Records, 1985-2010
Lisa Calahan
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Collecting Area Details

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