Fawcett Society

Scope and Content

Consists of:

- correspondence between Women in Media and Fawcett Society re future of the Fawcett Library with two press cuttings

- papers re Inter-organisational Committee on Sex Discrimination Legislation and the Government's White Paper 'Equality for Women'

- report of members' meeting held on 3 Apr 1974

- photocopy of Fawcett Society's comments on the Law Commission's Working Paper no 53 on Matrimonial Proceedings in Magistrates Courts

- draft submission paper by Fawcett Society on Government's Green Paper: Equal Opportunities for Men and Women

- photocopy of comments by the Six Point Group on Government's Green Paper: Equal Opportunities for Men and Women

- typescript report 'The next five years. A report for the Fawcett Society' by Virginia Novarra, Jul 1973

- minutes of the Public Affairs Sub-committee, Aug, Sep 1973 and Jan 1974

- notes and information for members of the Fawcett Society's Executive Committee, Sub-committee and Working Parties, 1973

- membership leaflet for Fawcett Society

See 6WIM/C/07 for Fawcett Society's submission on Government's Green Paper: Equal Opportunities for Men and Women and other related papers on the Anti-Discrimination Bill