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Sidney and Deena Kushner papers

 Collection
Identifier: W017

Scope and Content of the Papers

The collection is comprised of ephemera related to efforts to pass the Equal Rights Amendment in Georgia. Included are: a postcard, pamphlets, forms, broadsides, bumper stickers, a button and a t-shirt.

Dates

  • 1981-1982, undated

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 Sidney and Deena Kushner

Sidney and Deena Kushner reside in Athens, Georgia, and have been active with ERA Athens, ERA Georgia, and other organizations. In 1999, Dr. Deena Kushner was the owner and manager of University Gymnastics Center. Dr. Sidney Kushner received his PhD from Brandeis University in 1970, and is a Fellow for the American Academy for the Advancement of Science. He is a professor of molecular genetics at the University of Georgia and serves on the editorial board of UGA's Georgia Review. The Kushner's have two children.

Extent

2 Linear Feet (in 3 boxes)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract:

Sidney and Deena Kushner reside in Athens, Georgia, and have been active with ERA Athens, ERA Georgia, and other organizations. The collection is comprised of ephemera related to efforts to pass the Equal Rights Amendment in Georgia.

Acquisition Information

Donated by Sidney Kushner via Margaret Curtis, May 1997.

Processing Information

Processed by E. Lee Elzroth and Wesley J. Chenault, 1997; Revised 2000.
Title
Sidney and Deena Kushner:
Subtitle
A Guide to Their Papers at Georgia State University Library
Status
Completed
Author
Georgia State University Library
Date
1997
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Revision Statements

  • 2005: EAD created by Morna Gerrard.
  • 2005: EAD edited by Amanda Brown.
  • 2007: EAD edited by William Hardesty.

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Repository

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