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Leola Reis papers

 Collection
Identifier: W175

Scope and Contents of the Papers

The Leola Reis Papers, 1997-2013, undated, are composed of articles, marketing materials, and correspondence. Much of the material refers to Reis’ marketing position at Planned Parenthood of Georgia. Additional materials refer to Reis’ volunteer work with multiple organizations surrounding reproductive rights and sex education. The papers also include 3 books.

Dates

  • 1997-2013

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 Leola Reis

Leola Reis was born in Montreal, Canada, in 1963 and graduated from Queens University with a B.A. in English. Reis began her work for Planned Parenthood of Georgia as a clinic counselor and a liaison for judicial bypass (1995-1997). Reis then became Planned Parenthood of Georgia’s Coordinator of Marketing, Communications, and Public Policy (1997), Director of Marketing, Communications, and Public Policy (1997), Vice President for Marketing and Communications (2000), and eventually Vice-President for External Affairs. Reis also served on the board of Refugee Family Services (2005-?), the Atlanta Women’s Foundation Grant Committee (2004), and a panel for the Alan Guttmancher Institute (2003). Reis was also involved in extensive volunteer work with First Line as an after-hours counselor, teaching a course called Judaism and Sexuality, as well as working as a facilitator at Juvenile Justice Fund’s Summit to End Sexual Exploitation (2006).

Extent

0.4 Linear Feet (in 1 box)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

The Leola Reis Papers, 1997-2013, undated, are composed of articles, marketing materials, and correspondence. Much of the material refers to Reis’ marketing position at Planned Parenthood of Georgia. Additional materials refer to Reis’ volunteer work with multiple organizations surrounding reproductive rights and sex education.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated by Leola Reis, July 30, 2018

Related Materials

Related Materials in this Repository

  1. Leola Reis Oral History Interviews, September 19 and November 25, 2008. Activist Women Oral History collection (W071)
  2. Kay Scott Oral History Interviews, December 2, 2010 and June 23, 2011. Activist Women Oral History collection (W071)
  3. Pro-Life Newsletter collection, 1977-1993 (W046)
  4. NARAL Pro-Choice Georgia records, 1964; 1973-2006 (W072)
  5. Georgians for Choice Records, 1974-2008 (W078)
  6. Planned Parenthood of East Central Georgia Records (W156)
  7. Planned Parenthood Southeast records, 1955-011 (W084)

Processing Information

Processed by Kaylee Faulkner at the file level, September 2019.

Creator

Title
Leola Reis
Subtitle
A Guide to Her Papers at Georgia State University Library
Status
In Progress
Author
Hal Hansen
Date
September 2019
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Repository

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