Series 7
Awards and Collected Material, 1975-2001
Boxes 14-17; OP11-18

Scope and Content Note

This series includes certificates, plaques, and trophies awarded to Roraback for her contributions to women's rights and human rights. Pins, medals, artwork, and textiles are also contained here.

Arrangement Note

Arranged by size.

Box Folder Content
14 12 Award: Hardcover compilation of correspondence presented to Roraback at a reception in her honor, 1968 May 23
14 13 Awards, 1978-1998
14 14 Awards, 2001-2002, undated
14 15 Flyers, 1970
14 16 Book, If They Come in the Morning, by Angela Y. Davis, 1971
14 17 Abortion pamphlets, circa 1980
14 18 Bumper stickers, undated
14 19 "Women Who Dare" knowledge cards, produced by the Library of Congress, undated
14 20 Collected material, notes - miscellaneous, undated
14 21 Collected material, notes - miscellaneous, undated
14 22 Collected material, notes - Griswold, undated
Textiles
OP11 Canvas bag - National Abortion Rights Action League (NARAL)
OP11 T-Shirt - American Civil Liberties Union
OP11 T-Shirt - Connecticut Women's Education and Legal Fund
OP11 T-Shirt - International Women's Year, 1975
OP11 T-Shirt - New Haven Women's Liberation, 2000 October 7
OP11 T-Shirt - Planned Parenthood
OP11 T-Shirt - Thelma and Louise Finishing School Graduate
OP11 T-Shirt - Women's Emergency Services, Inc.
OP11 T-Shirt - Women's Rights National Historical Park
OP11 T-Shirt - 11th National Conference on Women and the Law, San Francisco, 1980 February 28-March 2
OP11 T-Shirt - 12th National Conference on Women and the Law
OP11 T-Shirt - 20th National Conference on Women and the Law, Oakland, California, 1989 March 30-April 2
Awards
15 Connecticut Women's Hall of Fame Inductee Award, 2001
15 National Lawyers Guild 55th Annual Convention Banquet Honoring Past Women Presidents, 1992 August 8
15 Honorary award commemorating the 40th anniversary of Griswold v. Connecticut, presented by the National Family Planning and Reproductive Health Association
15 Planned Parenthood of Connecticut appreciation award, 1985
15 Honorary award presented by the Women in the Law Committee of the Connecticut Bar Association Young Lawyers Section, 2005 June 15
16 Desk pen holder, from the Planned Parenthood League of Connecticut, 1965 June 7
16 National Lawyers Guild Founder glass plaque, circa 1987
OP12 Citation from the Connecticut Bar Association Committee on the Status of Women, 1975 October 23
OP12 Equality Award presented by the Connecticut Chapters UNA-USA, International Woman's Year Award, 1975
OP13 Certificate of Honor presented by the Soroptimist International of the Americas, Women of Distinction, 1993 June 7
OP13 Certificate of Honor presented by the Soroptimist International of the Americas, Women Helping Women, 1993 June 7
OP14 Catherine Roraback Award, established by the Connecticut National Abortion Rights Action League, 1980 January 20
OP14 Feminist Leadership Award, presented by the Connecticut National Organization of Women, 1998 March
OP15 Distinguished Service Award to the State Bar, presented by the Editorial Board of the Connecticut Law Tribune, 1992 April 1
OP15 Susan B. Anthony Award, presented by the South Central Chapter of the National Organization of Women, 1985 February 15
OP16 Honorary award presented by the National Lawyers Guild of Northern Connecticut, 1987 October
OP16 Griswold v. Connecticut commemorative award presented by the Planned Parenthood League of Connecticut, 1977
OP17 Fifth Annual Award for Distinguished Service to the State Bar, presented by the Connecticut Law Tribune, 1992
OP17 "In Honor of Past Women Presidents," from the National Lawyers Guild Child Care, 1992
Other Material
17 Memorabilia pins and medals,
OP18 Peace, Equality, Development: in celebration of distinguished women in the State of Connecticut, from Ella Grasso, 1976 January 28
OP18 Framed cartoon, reads "Being Legal Isn't Enough," undated
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