Guide to the Gray Panthers Reference Collection

Summary
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1354
Creators:
Medicine and Science, Division of, (NMAH, SI)
Gray Panthers
Dates:
1981 - 1983
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
1 Cubic foot
1 box
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Printed materials issued by the senior citizen advocacy group, the Gray Panthers. including press releases, meeting minutes, newsletters, flyers, brochures, and other papers.

Arrangement
Arrangement
1 series.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
The Gray Panthers, an activist group supporting the rights of senior citizens, was founded in 1970 by Maggie Kuhn and several others. The original name of the group was "Consultation of Older and Younger Adults for Social Change.". It was nicknamed Gray Panthers, a name that the group later officially adopted.

Administration
Processing Information
Collection unprocessed.
Author
NMAH Staff

Using the Collection
Preferred Citation
Gray Panthers Reference Collection, 1981-1983, Achives Center, National Museum of American History.
Conditions Governing Access
Collection is open for research.
Conditions Governing Use
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.

Ownership and Custodial History
Ownership and Custodial History
Transferred to the Archives Center in 2015 by the Division of Medicine and Science, National Museum of American HIstory.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Press releases -- 1980-1990 Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Minutes -- 1980-1990 Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Newsletters -- 1980-1990 Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Papers Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Brochures -- 1980-1990. Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Aging Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Older people Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Activism Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Human rights workers Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
P.O. Box 37012
Suite 1100, MRC 601
Washington, D.C. 20013-7012
archivescenter@si.edu
http://americanhistory.si.edu/archives