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Lisa Diehl Papers

Collection Number: A&M 4510

Scope and Contents

This collection includes materials pertaining to Lisa Diehl, an advocate for women on issues related to nontraditional employment, economic self-sufficiency, and non-discrimination. She was a carpenter's apprentice in the United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America, 1977-1983. From 1983-1985 she worked for West Virginia Citizen Action. From 1985-1999, she worked for the Center for Economic Options in Charleston, WV. In 2000, she founded and later served as a board member for West Virginia Women Work. Ms. Diehl later worked as the Northern Regional Coordinator for West Virginians for Affordable Health Care. The collection mostly documents her work in the 1983-1999 period on anti-discrimination, women’s employment rights, and more. Formats include clippings, correspondence, conference materials, publications, and more.


  • Creation: 1976-2005
  • Creation: Majority of material found within 1982-1999


Conditions Governing Access

No special access restriction applies.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission to publish or reproduce is required from the copyright holder. For more information, please see the Permissions and Copyright page on the West Virginia and Regional History Center website.


.9 Linear Feet (11 1/2 in. (2 document cases, 5 in. each); (1 flat storage box, 1 1/2 in.))



Physical Location

West Virginia and Regional History Center / West Virginia University / 1549 University Avenue / P.O. Box 6069 / Morgantown, WV 26506-6069 / Phone: 304-293-3536 / Fax: 304-293-3981 / URL:


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Repository Details

Part of the West Virginia and Regional History Center Repository

1549 University Ave.
P.O. Box 6069
Morgantown WV 26506-6069 US