Name and location of repository
Level of description
The Women's Fund for Health, Education, and Research records
- 1979-1997 (Creation)
0.5 cubic feet (1 box)
Name of creator
The Women’s Fund was founded in 1979 by Jacqueline and Wayne Goettsche to support research in women’s health and promote education to women and girls in underserved populations. In addition to hosting fundraising events, the Fund supplies research grants and publishes A Primer On Women’s Health, which is circulated free of charge in both English and Spanish.
University of Houston Library archives collection 2000-002 has Women’s Fund materials 1979-1997.
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Scope and content
The Women’s Fund for Health, Education, and Research records contains Impressions, invitations, correspondence, H.E.R, and newsletters.
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Conditions governing access
No restrictions to access.
Materials are in good condition.
Conditions governing reproduction
Copyright restrictions may apply
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Immediate source of acquisition
Source is unknown. Assumed to be creator.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information
No accruals are expected for this collection.
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Related archival materials
The Women's Fund for Health Education and Resiliency (HER) Records, ID# 2000-002, at the University of Houston Libraries' Special Collections (https://findingaids.lib.uh.edu/repositories/2/resources/153) also contains records related to the organization and its work.
- Citation: The Women's Fund for Health, Education, and Research records; IC 074; John P. McGovern Historical Collections and Research Center, Houston Academy of Medicine-Texas Medical Center Library. Please cite the box and folder numbers where appropriate.