Women as sources in research. The Women’s Cultural Archive has over 200 records with testimonies from and about women’s lives, newspaper articles on gender equality issues and a large library with specialist literature and source material on women’s history. The archive records include women’s organizations, political parties, individuals, social institutions or businesses from trade and tourism. In addition, the Women’s Cultural Archive maintains its own collection of biographical dossiers on women in Graubünden. The holdings can be accessed at www.frauenkulturarchiv.ch. The Women’s Cultural Archive is a foundation and was established in 1997. It fulfills a performance mandate of the Canton of Graubünden.

Year of founding: 1997
Staff: 1.5

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