Elizabeth Ann Bartlett Making Waves papers
Scope and Contents
The collection consists of Bartlett’s written histories of feminist organizations in Duluth and Superior that were not included in her book Making Waves (2016) and recorded interviews with women who played key roles in organizations that are included in the book. The documents are in PDF format, mostly consisting of essays about 5-10 pages in length. There is also a chapter length document on the University of Minnesota Duluth Women’s Studies program.
Written histories in PDF format cover these organizations:
Community Action Program Weatherization Program
Chester Creek House
Grandmothers for Peace
Men as Peacemakers
National Organization for Women – Duluth Chapter
New Moon Magazine for Girls
Wise Women Radio
Recorded interviews include:
Coral McDonell and Janice Wick, Domestic Abuse Intervention Project, interviewed by Tineke Ritmeester on July 14, 2008, one audio CD
Janice Wick, Praxis International, interviewed by Tineke Ritmeester, July 18, 2008, two audio CDS
Tina Welsh, Women’s Health Center, interviewed by Em Westerlund, May 3, 2012, one video DVD
Rosemary Rocco, Program for Aid to Victims of Sexual Assault and Building for Women, interviewed by Em Westerlund, April 17, 2013, one audio CD
- Bartlett, Elizabeth A., 1952- (Person)
Conditions Governing Access
Open for use in the Kathryn A. Martin Library, Archives and Special Collections.
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.
Biographical / Historical
Beth Bartlett has been a professor in Women's Studies at the University of Minnesota Duluth since its beginnings in 1980. She also served as a faculty member in Political Science at UMD. She holds a BA in Philosophy from the College of Wooster, an MA in Political Science from Kent State University, and a PhD in Political Science from the University of Minnesota. Bartlett's research and teaching interests include feminist theory, ethics, spirituality, ecofeminism, and peace and justice.
Beth Bartlett is the author of a number books including Sarah Grimke's Letters on the Equality of the Sexes and Other Essays; Liberty, Equality, Sorority: The Origins and Interpretation of American Feminist Thought: Frances Wright, Sarah Grimke, and Margaret Fuller; Journey of the Heart: Spiritual Insights on the Road to a Transplant; and Rebellious Feminism: Camus's Ethic of Rebellion and Feminist Thought. Her most recent book is Making Waves: Grassroots Feminism in Duluth and Superior. Published in 2016, the book covers the histories of ten grassroots feminist organizations in the Twin Ports of Duluth, Minnesota and Superior, Wisconsin from the late 1970s into the 2010s. It describes the unique factors that influenced feminist activism in the area.
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Language of Materials
Consists of Bartlett’s written histories of feminist organizations in Duluth and Superior that were not included in her book Making Waves (2016) and recorded interviews with women who played key roles in organizations that are included in the book.
This collection is located at the University of Minnesota Duluth Archives. For more information about this collection or to make an appointment, contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or 218-726-8526.
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- Feminism Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- National Organization for Women
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- University of Minnesota, Duluth
- Video Recordings Subject Source: Local sources
- Women--Political activity--Minnesota Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Women’s organizations Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Guide to the Elizabeth Ann Bartlett Making Waves papers
- Finding Aid Authors: M. David.
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Collecting Area Details
Contact The University of Minnesota Duluth Archives and Special Collections Collecting Area
Kathryn A. Martin Library
University of Minnesota Duluth
416 Library Drive
Duluth MN 55812-3001