Edna M. Green Papers

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Edna M. Green Papers
Creator: Green, Edna M.
Call Number: D.263
Dates: 1972-1991
Physical Description: 1 box
Language(s): Materials are in English
Repository: Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester

Table of Contents:

Biographical/Historical Note
Scope and Content
Subject(s)
Access
Use
Citation
Content List
Collection Overview
Title: Edna M. Green Papers
Creator: Green, Edna M.
Call Number: D.263
Dates: 1972-1991
Physical Description: 1 box
Language(s): Materials are in English
Repository: Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester

Biographical/Historical Note
Green was a fiscal control monitor at the Elmgrove Road plant in Gates, NY in 1972 when she left the company. Green claimed gender discrimination prevented her advancement within Kodak Co. and that Kodak paid women less per hour than men with the same qualifications and experience.

Scope and Content
The Edna M. Green Papers consist of material relating to an unsuccessful discrimination suit brought by Green against Eastman Kodak Company.

Material in the collection pertains to her legal proceedings with Kodak Co. between 1972-1983 and her struggle to obtain unemployment benefits. In addition, there are newspaper clippings collected by Green pertaining to her case against Kodak, and letters to and from Green to local newspapers and politicians pertaining to her grievance. Green also collected news clippings about other discrimination suits and grievances not directly related to her case.

Subject(s):
New York (State)--Rochester
Sex discrimination in employment
Legal instruments
Correspondence
Newspaper clippings
Green, Edna M. -- Claims vs. Eastman Kodak Company
Eastman Kodak Company
Access
The Edna M. Green Papers is open for research use. Researchers are advised to contact Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation prior to visiting. Upon arrival, researchers will also be asked to fill out a registration form and provide photo identification.Use
Reproductions are made upon request but can be subject to restrictions. Permission to publish materials from the collection must currently be requested. Please note that some materials may be copyrighted or restricted. It is the researcher's obligation to determine and satisfy copyright or other case restrictions when publishing or otherwise distributing materials found in the collections. For more information contact rarebks@library.rochester.eduCitation
[Item title, item date], Edna M. Green Papers, D.263, Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester
Administrative Information
Author: Finding aid prepared by Rare Books and Special Collections staff
Publisher: Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester
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Content List
Box 1, Folder 1Legal Papers, 1972-1976
Box 1, Folder 2Legal Papers, 1977-1983
Box 1, Folder 3Unemployment Papers
Box 1, Folder 4Miscellaneous Kodak Pay Rate Papers
Box 1, Folder 5Correspondence, 1975-1992
Box 1, Folder 6Photocopied Newspaper Clippings, 1973-1980, and undated pertaining to her case
Box 1, Folder 7Photocopied Newspaper Clippings collected by EG, not pertaining to her case
Box 1, Folder 8Miscellaneous
Box 1, Folder 9Public Hearing Proceedings, 21 May 1974
Box 1, Folder 10Continued Public Hearing Proceedings, 14 June 1974
Box 1, Folder 11Original Newspaper Clippings, 1973-1980 and undated, pertaining to her case
Box 1, Folder 12Original Newspaper Clippings collected by EG, not pertaining to her case


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