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Committee to Aid Abused Women Records

 Collection
Identifier: 96-18
The collection is organized into two series: administration and clippings. The administration series contains minutes of the board of directors, 1978-1990; annual reports, 1985-1993; and newsletters, 1990-1996. The extensive clippings files relate to the general topic of domestic violence and to CAAW activities. Clippings date from 1972-1988.

Dates

  • 1972-1996

Creator

Restrictions

Collection is open for research. Materials must be used on-site; advance notice suggested. Access to parts of this collection may be restricted under provisions of state or federal law.

Extent

4 Cubic Feet (4 boxes)

Abstract

Included are minutes of board meetings, annual reports, newsletters, and extensive clippings related to domestic violence and the Committee to Aid Abused Women.

Administrative History

The Committee to Aid Abused Women (CAAW) was organized in Reno, Nevada, by Joni Kaiser in 1978. CAAW is a non-profit corporation dedicated to helping victims of domestic violence. It serves the Reno-Sparks area of northern Nevada.

Arrangement

Arranged in two series: I. Administration. II. Clippings.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated by CAAW via Director Joni Kaiser in April 1996.

A Part of

Nevada women's archives.

Creator

Title
A Guide to the Records of the Committee To Aid Abused Women
Status
completed
Author
Susan Searcy
Date
June 1996
Description rules
dacs

Repository Details

Part of the University of Nevada, Reno. Special Collections Department Repository

Contact:
Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center
1664 N. Virginia St.
Reno Nevada 89557-0322 USA
775-682-5665
775-682-5724 (Fax)