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Chris Carroll papers

 Collection
Identifier: W112

Scope and Contents of the Papers

The Chris Carroll Papers, 1993-2010, consist of correspondence, handwritten notes, meeting agendas and minutes, plans, reports and other printed material, and financial records, such as grant applications, proposals and budget reports. The majority of the materials document Chris Carroll's role as a board member of the Women's Policy Group and range from 1999 to 2008. A small portion of the papers illustrate Carroll's election poll watching and career planning.

Dates

  • 1993-2010

Creator

Restrictions on Access

Unrestricted access.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

To quote in print, or otherwise reproduce in whole or in part in any publication, including on the Worldwide Web, any material from this collection, the researcher must obtain permission from (1) the owner of the physical property and (2) the holder of the copyright. Persons wishing to quote from this collection should consult the reference archivist to determine copyright holders for information in this collection. Reproduction of any item must contain the complete citation to the original. All requests subject to limitations noted in departmental policies on reproduction.

Biography of Chris Carroll

Chris Carroll is a real estate broker and women's policy activist in Atlanta, Georgia. She holds a bachelor's degree in psychology from Duke University. Carroll served as a board member for the Women's Policy Group from June 1992 to June 2011. Originally established in 1988 as the Women and Children's Policy Group, the Women's Policy Group (WPG) is a non-profit organization in the state of Georgia with an office in Atlanta. With Stephanie Davis as its first executive director, WPG initially had a two-part mission: to be "a source of research and information for legislators considering policies affecting women," as well as "a convenor of women for an annual meeting on shared policy concerns and interests." Since 2010, the Women's Policy Group has been named Georgia Women for a Change.

Extent

0.83 Linear Feet (in 2 boxes)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract:

Chris Carroll is a real estate broker and women's policy activist in Atlanta, Georgia, who served as a board member for the Women's Policy Group, 1992-2011. Her papers consist of correspondence, handwritten notes, meeting agendas and minutes, reports and other printed material, and financial records, primarily documenting the Women's Policy Group.

Acquisition Information

Donated by Chris Carroll, March 2011.

Related Materials

Related Materials in this Repository

  1. Women's Policy Group records, 1990-2008 (W094)
  2. Phyllis Holmen papers, 1985-2010 (W109)
  3. Stephanie Davis oral histories, August 26 and September 29, 2010. Activist Women Oral History collection (W071)

Processing Information

Processed at the file level by Beata Kaczkowska as part of the Georgia Archives Institute, June 2013.
Title
Chris Carrol:
Subtitle
A Guide to Her Papers at Georgia State University Library
Status
Completed
Author
Hilary Morrish
Date
September 2013
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Repository

Contact:
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