search archive
Explore the Texas Digital Archive

Texas Conference for Women public relations materials, 1999-2014

Texas Conference on Women public relations materials, 1999-2014, undated, 0.5 cubic ft. and 94.8 MB (348 files) (paper, digital)

Please note: These records may be restricted. See the restrictions statement on the main page for details on how to contact the archives for more information.

Scope and Content
The Texas Office of the First Lady encompasses the official governmental activities of the spouse of the governor and functions as a subdivision of the Office of the Governor in practice. The paper records consist of the programs of the annual Texas Conference for Women, dated 1999-2014. There are some duplicates in the electronic records. Also included is a copy of a consultant agreement as well as the bylaws for the conference.

Mrs. Perry helped develop and host the Texas Conference for Women. The one-day conference offers women opportunities for networking, professional development and personal growth. Speakers and leaders from Texas and across the nation give presentations and talks on a wide range of topics including career advancement, money management, health and wellness, small business and entrepreneurship, and social media and branding. Keynote speakers have included poet, author, educator and historian Dr. Maya Angelou; former U.S. Secretary of State Dr. Condoleezza Rice; Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation co-founder, Melinda Gates; Chilean-American novelist Isabel Allende, and others.

Electronic records described in the finding aid that are part of the Texas Digital Archive are indicated as such in the inventory. Restrictions on access to the content of records are applicable to physical and electronic records.

Formats of the original electronic files include word processing or plain text files (.doc, .docx, .txt), spreadsheets (.xls., xlsx), audio files (.mp3), photographs and graphic images (.jpg, .tif, .gif), databases (.mdb), PDFs, PowerPoint, and web-ready images (.htm). Digital files presented for public use will generally be PDF for text documents or spreadsheets, .jpg for photographic or graphic images, and .mp3 for audio files. Files in their original format are available on request; restrictions may apply.

Records are arranged chronologically as received from the agency.

Preferred Citation
(Identify the item), Texas Conference for Women public relations materials, First Lady Anita Perry’s files, Texas Governor Rick Perry records. Archives and Information Services Division, Texas State Library and Archives Commission.

Accession Information
Accession numbers: 2015/067, 2015/117

These records were transferred to the Archives and Information Services Division of the Texas State Library and Archives Commission by the Office of the Governor between December 19, 2014 and March 2015, and on January 29, 2015.

Inventory of the Texas Conference for Women records


Box Return to Inventory
2015/067-2823 Loose materials, 2006, 2010
[Includes a consultant agreement and conference bylaws.]
Texas Conference for Women programs:
Texas-Digital-Archive Return to Inventory
E2015/067 Texas Conference for Women, 2010-2014 [94.8 MB, 348 files, 6 folders, .doc, .docx, .xls, .xlsx, .pdf, .htm, , .ppt, .mp3, .jpg, .txt, .xml, .gif, .png] (RESTRICTED)
[A small portion of these files are duplicates of paper records. Records consists of correspondence and emails, including letters inviting individuals to be keynote speakers at the conference, agreements, attendance reports for conferences, event scheduling forms, drafts of remarks, budgets, survey results, proposals, information about sponsors, photographs, audio files of radio advertisements for the conference, press releases, and meeting minutes etc..]


Powered by Preservica
Texas State Library and Archives Commission | 1201 Brazos St., Austin TX 78701 | 512-463-5455 | | P.O. Box 12927, Austin TX 78711-2927