M.E. Grenander Department of Special Collections and Archives


Finding Aid for the
PAPERS, circa 1967-1986

1st New York State Women's Meeting, Andrea Lurie
1st New York State Women's Meeting Program, Albany, NY, July 8-10, 1977, Andrea Lurie
For reference queries contact M.E. Grenander Department of Special Collections and Archives Reference staff

Finding Aid Compiled by
Amy C. Schindler
January 2006


M. E. Grenander Department of Special Collections & Archives 
University Libraries / University at Albany / State University of New York
1400 Washington Avenue / Albany, New York 12222 / (518) 437-3935

VOLUME: 3 cubic ft.

ACQUISITION: All items in this manuscript group were donated to the University Libraries, M.E. Grenander Department of Special Collections and Archives by Andrea Lurie in June 1994.

ACCESS: Access to this record group is unrestricted.

COPYRIGHT: The researcher assumes full responsibility for conforming with the laws of copyright. Whenever possible, the M.E. Grenander Department of Special Collections and Archives will provide information about copyright owners and other restrictions, but the legal determination ultimately rests with the researcher. Requests for permission to publish material from this collection should be discussed with the Head of Special Collections and Archives.


Scope and Content Note

Box and Folder List

Andrea Lurie
Scope & Content Note

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The collection includes materials related to the women's movement and lesbians with an emphasis on the Capital Region of New York. Lurie collected photographs from Women's Day in Albany, posters, material related to projects in Albany, correspondence, drafts of manuscripts, and Lurie's own speeches. Records of particular interest are those of the group Capital District Women and the Women's Counseling Collective. Also included are pamphlets, newsletters, journals, and periodicals. These publications are currently being cataloged in Minerva, the University Libraries' online catalog. An inventory of these print materials is available in the Department of Special Collections and Archives.

This collection was processed at the folder level and detailed preservation work has not been completed.

Related collections include Judith Fetterley (APAP-085), Joan Schultz (APAP-216), Gloria DeSole (APAP-215), and the Caucus on Women's Rights at SUNY, Albany Chapter (UA_-). Additional related collections can be found at the subject page for Women and Education.

Andrea Lurie
Box and Folder List

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Box 1

Archaeological Conferences, 1970, 1974
Capital District Women, Organizational Records, circa 1972-1975
Capital District Women, Small Group, circa 1972-1975
Expensive People, a Screenplay by Eleanor Perry, undated
Miscellaneous, 1971, undated
New York State Women's Meeting, First, 1977
Papers and articles, circa 1967-1974
Speeches, Andrea Lurie, 1973, undated
Talking Leaf, Publication of the Los Angeles Indian Center, 1969
Tri-City Women's Center Newsletter, 1971
Women of Tennis, Calendar, 1986
Women's Counseling Collective, 1976
Women's Day, Albany, Photographs, undated


1. "Make History - with Your Vote! Judge Nanette Dembitz for Court of Appeals, Elect the First Woman to New Yrok's Highest Court," circa 1972
2. Collage, Production "Because I Said So," Interart Theatre, Women's Interart Center, New York City, Playwright Myrna Lamb, Photographer Jill Lynne, undated
3. "An Army of Lovers Shall Not Fail," Woodblock Print [?], undated
4. Women's Day, Washington Park, Albany, Posters, August 26, undated
5. Susan Saxe and Assata Shakur Benefit, Sponsored by the Women's Defense Committee, Poster, March 20, undated
6. "Sisterhood: Make It Real," Woman's Studio Collective, New Paltz, undated
7. "Speak Out: a Feminist Journal," Susan B. Anthony Cover Art, Poster, 1973


A complete list of publications including the issues in the collection, is available from the Department of Special Collections and Archives. Note that many of these publications are also available in the University Libraries' periodicals collection. Please refer to Minerva, the University Libraries' online catalog, for the most current information about Library holdings.

American Journal of Sociology, 1973
Amazon Quarterly
Archaeology of Eastern North America
Archaology of the Tocks Island Area
Bulletin of the the Archaeological Society of New Jersey
The Chesopiean: A Journal of North American Archaeology
Complaints and Disorders: The Sexual Politics of Sickness
Country Women
Double X
Dykes and Grogrons, 1973
Eastern States Archaeological Federation
Electric Circle
, 1975
Every Woman
The Furies Lesbian/Feminist Monthly
, 1976
Her-self Women's News Journal, 1974
Journal of Famiy History, 1979
No More Fun and Games: Journal of Female Liberation
Journal of the National Association of Women Deans and Counselors
Lavender Woman, 1973
The Lesbian Feminist, 1974
Majority Report
Man in the Northeast
13th Moon
The New York State Wampum Collection: The Case for the Integrity of Cultural Treasures, 1971
Off Our Backs: A Women's News Journal
Paid My Dues: A Monthly Journal of Women and Music
The Political Economy of Women, 1972
Prime Time
Signs: Journal of Women in Culture and Society, 1975-1981
Speak Out: A Feminist Journal
The Suffragette
Symposium on the Religion of the Eastern Woodland Indians
We Have Seen You There
Women in the Struggle for Liberation
Women's Rights Law Reporter
The Archaeological Society of New Jersey
The Lesbian Connection, 1974
The Talking Leaf, 1969
The Spoken Woman
The Second Wave
Trans Action
Issues of widely available magazines (not cataloged in Minerva):
Civil Rights Digest, Spring 1974
Mother Jones

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