Margie Hendriksen papers, 1971-1992  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Hendriksen, Margie
Title
Margie Hendriksen papers
Dates
1971-1992 (inclusive)
Quantity
7.5 linear feet, (5 containers)
Collection Number
Coll 365
Summary
Margie Hendriksen was a Democratic Oregon politician. She was a member of the Oregon Advisory committee to the U.S. Commission of Civil Rights, the Democratic Central Committee, and the Democratic Executive Committee, the state Steering Committee, and the Western Oregon Health System Agency. She founded the Oregon Women's Political Caucus and was an Oregon representative to the National Women's Political Caucus. She was an advocate for women's rights, affirmative action, the Equal Rights Amendment, and comparable worth. She was active in pro-choice and domestic violence legislation. She worked to pass legislation to regulate video display terminals (VDTs). Margie sponsored the Oregon Pay Equity Bill, which passed in 1985 when she was an Oregon senator and chair of the Senate Labor Committee.
Repository
University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives.
UO Libraries--SPC, 1299
University of Oregon
Eugene OR
97403-1299
Telephone: 541-346-3068
Fax: 541-346-3485
spcarref@uoregon.edu
Access Restrictions

Collection is open to the public.

Collection must be used in Special Collections & University Archives Reading Room.

Languages
English
Sponsor
Funding for production of this finding aid was provided through a grant awarded by the Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) administered through the Oregon State Library.


Content DescriptionReturn to Top

The Margie Hendriksen papers include materials relating to Hendriksen's involvement with the National Women's Political Caucus/Oregon Women's Political Caucus, the Equal Rights Amendment, and other women's rights issues. The collection contains significant material relating to abortion rights.

Historical NoteReturn to Top

Margie Hendriksen was a Democratic Oregon politician. She received her BA from the University of Minnesota in 1967 and her JD from the University of Oregon in 1975. She worked in a general law practice with Therese England and Peter A. Ozanne after receiving her law degree and was particularly interested in domestic relations and civil rights litigation. She served as the State Representative for Oregon-District 40 (Eugene) from 1981-1982 and as the State Senator for District 40 (Eugene) from 1983-1985. In 1984 she unsuccessfully ran in the US Senate election against Republican Mark Hatfield, the incumbent. In 1986 she ran for US Representative but was defeated in the Democratic Part primary elections by Congressman Peter DeFazio.

Hendriksen was a member of the Oregon Advisory committee to the U.S. Commission of Civil Rights, the Democratic Central Committee, and the Democratic Executive Committee, the state Steering Committee, and the Western Oregon Health System Agency. She founded the Oregon Women's Political Caucus and was an Oregon representative to the National Women's Political Caucus. She was an advocate for women's rights, affirmative action, the Equal Rights Amendment, and comparable worth. She was active in pro-choice and domestic violence legislation. She worked to pass legislation to regulate video display terminals (VDTs). Margie sponsored the Oregon Pay Equity Bill, which passed in 1985 when she was an Oregon senator and chair of the Senate Labor Committee.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Margie Hendriksen papers, Coll 365, Special Collections & University Archives, University of Oregon Libraries, Eugene, Oregon.

Restrictions on Use

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Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Series I:  National Women's Political CaucusReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box Folder
1 1
OWPC Correspondence
1973-1978
1 2
Margie radio commentaries
1977
1 3
NWPC publications and documents
1 4
Irene Natividad for NWPC National Chair - Oregon Delegate
1 5
NWPC conference and offices information
1974
1 6
NWPC convention information
1977
1 7
NWPC resolutions, by-laws; Conference information
1977-1978
1 8
NWPC convention information
1979
1 9
NWPC convention information
1979
1 10
NWPC steering committee meetings
1979-1980
1 11
NWPC meeting documents, correspondence
January 1980
1 12
NWPC meeting documents, correspondence
1981
1 13
NWPC Showcase
1985
1 14
NWPC Political Planning Committee
1978
1 15
NWPC meeting documents, correspondence
1980-1982
1 16
NWPC meeting documents, correspondence
1982
1 17
NWPC Correspondence
1982
1 18
How to be Effective: A Manual for Leaders of the National Women's Political Caucus; Articles of Incorporation of NWPC, Inc.; Your Campaign and Affirmative Action
1979
1 19
National Women's Conference - Houston, Texas
November 1997
1 20
Oregon Women's Conference - Final Reports
1977
1 21
Oregon Daily Emerald
January 21, 1976-May 21, 1976
1 22
Daily Breakthrough
November 18, 1977-November 20, 1977
1 23
NWPC Women's Political Times
1978
1 24
Oregon Council for Women's Equality (OCWE) documents
1976
1 25
Patsy Mink Presidential Campaign coverage, materials, documents
1971-1972
1 26
Patsy Mink Presidential Campaign coverage, materials, documents
1971-1972

Series II:  Abortion and SterilizationReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box Folder
1 27
Hospitals - sterilization/abortion access committee or caucus
1976-1977
1 28
Abotion and sterilization access caucus
1973-1977
1 29
Sacred Heart General Hospital
1976
1 30
Abortion
1970-1971
2 1
Abortion
1977-1978
2 2
Wisconsin marital property bill
1981
2 3
Divorce Law Reform caucus
1977

Series III:  Affirmative Action and ERAReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box Folder
2 4
HB 2131 - Affirmative Action in higher education
1975-1977
2 5
Affirmative Action in higher education
1976
2 6
HB 2131 - Affirmative Action in higher education
1975
2 7
HB 2131 - Affirmative Action in higher education
1975-1977
2 8
HB 2131 - Affirmative Action in higher education
1976
2 9
Women's Commission
2 10
Equal Rights Amendment
1973
2 11
Equal Rights Amendment
1983
2 12
Equal Rights Amendment
1978
2 13
State Equal Rights Amendment
2 14
Senator Fred Heard
1977
2 15
Attorney General's Opinion, Re: affirmative action
1981-1982
2 16
Affirmative Action - State agencies
1981
Folder
17
Department of Higher Education: Affirmative Action
1982
Box Folder
2 18
Higher Education: Sex Discrimination in wages - OSU
2 19
By-Laws, resolutions
2 20
By-Laws, resolutions
2 21
Other organizations' publications
1972-1976
2 22
Congressional Records
1971-1974
2 23
Frances Farenthold
2 24
Adult and family services
1982
2 25
Civil Rights: Gay Rights
1973-1981
2 26
Child Support
1982-1983
2 27
Ruth McFarland
1982

Series IV:  Judicial documentsReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box Folder
2 28
Judicial Campaigns
1980
2 29
Judicial Selection Project
1982
2 30
Judicial selection
1977-1981
2 31
Judicial Selection Committee
1978-1979
2 32
Judicial Candidates Committee
1979-1980

Series V:  Women's IssuesReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box Folder
2 33
Legislative Elections (women's issues)
1971-1976
2 34
Domestic violence
2 35
Discrimination, women's issues articles
1974-1976
2 36
Domestic violence and sane newsletter
1979-1982
2 37
Domestic relations
1977
3 1
Prostitution
1975
3 2
Oregon politician positions - recommendations, correspondence
1978-1979
3 3
Military: Women
1980
3 4
Women and the Small Business Administration
1978
3 5
Women Today - newsletter
1982
3 6
Women Today - religious documents
1978-1980
3 7
Women wage discrimination article
3 8
Women: Western Regional Conference - Timberline
1978
3 9
Women's health
1980
3 10
Women in public office seminar
1979-1982
3 11
Women in public office
1982
3 12
Women in politics conference
1982
3 13
Rutgers conference
1982
3 14
Homemakers Committee
1977
3 15
Women's Political Times newsletters
1979
3 16
Women's Rights: Congress
1979
3 17
Women: social security
1979
3 18
Welfare
3 19
Women in the household
1970-1971
3 20
The Virginia Slims American Women's Opinion Poll (with volume III)
1972
3 21
Summary of Major Legislation
1985
3 22
Democratic Party of Oregon - State Platform Convention
1986

Series VI:  Comparable WorthReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box Folder
3 23
State of Washington Comparable Worth Study
December 1976
3 24
Comparable Worth
January 1986
3 25
Comparable Worth
1985
3 26
Joint Legislative Task Force on Comparable Worth
1985-1986
3 27
Joint Legislative Task Force on Comparable Worth
1982-1985
3 28
Perspectives on Oregon's Comparable Worth Study
September 1985
3 29
Task Force on Compensation and Classification Equity
1983
3 30
Study of Oregon's Classification and Compensation Plans
September 1983
3 31
Comparable Worth
1985
3 32
Comparable Worth Bill: SB 484 Senate Labor Committee contacts
1983
3 33
SB 484 general correspondence, documents
1983
3 34
SB 494: anti-discrimination attorney fees (Hewitt/Saif)
1985
3 35
SB 494: Third Reading Folder
1985
3 36
SB 59: Pay equity and classification system
1985
3 37
SB 59: Classification Problems at University of Oregon
1985
3 38
University of Oregon pay equality petitions
1984
3 39
Comparable Worth: Legislative history and correspondence
1983
3 40
Comparable Worth correspondence
1985
3 41
Comparable Worth correspondence
1985
3 42
Comparable Worth articles
1985
3 43
Agricultural workers right to know
1986
3 44
HB 2969: Comparable worth legislative history and correspondence
1981
3 45
HB 2001: Divestment
1985
3 46
Rajneesh
1985
3 47
Senate Joint Memorial 6
1983
3 48
Senate Joint Memorial 2
1981
3 49
SB 288: Oregon classification and compensation system
1987
4 1
SB 59: Comparable Worth
1985
4 2
SB 59: Comparable Worth
1985
4 3
SB 59: Comparable Worth
1985
4 4
SB 57: Comparable Worth, Video Display Terminals
1985
4 5
SB 57: Comparable Worth, Video Display Terminals
1985
4 6
SB 57: Comparable Worth, Video Display Terminals
1985

Series VII:  Video Display TerminalsReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box Folder
4 7
SB 568: Video Display Terminals
1983
4 8
SB 568: Video Display Terminals
1983
4 9
SB 568: Video Display Terminals; Session correspondence
1983
4 10
SB 57: Video Display Terminals
1984-1985
4 11
SB 57: Video Display Terminals
1984-1985
4 12
SB 57: Video Display Terminals
1984-1985
4 13
SB 57: Video Display Terminal task force
1984-1985
4 14
Video Display Terminal
1983-1985
4 15
Correspondence; Hendriksen pamphlet
1972-1976

Series VIII:  Sara Lichtenstein electoral campaign papers for HendriksenReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box Folder
5 1
Financial documents
1990
5 2
Correspondence
1982-November 1990
5 3
Letters from Donors
1984
5 4
DSCC notes, correspondence
1983-1984
5 5
Political Action Committee (PAC) correspondence
1983-1984
5 6
Candidate information/documents
April 1990-December 1990
5 7
Handwritten notes
July 1990-October 1990
5 8
Blank Choice Pledge forms
5 9
Questionaires
1984
5 10
Questionaires
1980
5 11
Questionaires
1982
5 12
Articles - A Perspectus of State Senate District 20 (Margie Hendriksen); Background Chronology of Events of Tsakos-Hatfield Involvement (Washington Post, NY Times)
1982
5 13
Financial info
5 14
Finances - thank you notes
5 15
Financial Problems
1985
5 16
Federal Election Info - Campaign Guide
January 1982
5 17
Hendriksen for Sentate financial info
1982-1986
5 18
Hendriksen for Sentate tax documents and IRS correspondence
1985-1987
5 19
Statements of Contributions and Expenditures
1982-1986
5 20
Expenditures summaries
1984-1986
5 21
National Abortion Rights Action League (NARAL) mailing list
5 22
Taxes - Federal
1984-1985
5 23
Taxes - State
1984-1985
5 24
Report of Receipts and Disbursements
1984-1986
5 25
Finances - bills
1984-1985
5 26
Federal Election Commission - blank forms
5 27
Forms - Masters
1984
5 28
Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee PAC list [contacts]
1984
5 29
PAC lists and contacts
1984
5 30
Bulk mailings
1984
5 31
"Hatfield's CandE's" [disbursements and financial reports]
1982-1984
5 32
Senator Margie Hendriksen
5 33
Contributions and Expenditures Reporting and Campaign Finance Regulations Manuals
1982-1988
5 34
Contributions and Expenditures Reporting and Campaign Finance Regulations Manuals
1990-1992
5 35
Federal Election Commission publications
5 36
Code of Federal Regulations and Federal Election Campaign Laws

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Affirmative action programs
  • Equal rights amendments
  • Women--Political activity--Oregon
  • Women's rights--Oregon