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Diane Winters papers

 Collection
Identifier: W107
The Diane Winters Papers, 1974-2001, relate to her work with the Georgia Network Against Domestic Violence, a branch of the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence, and its affiliates. The papers consist of correspondence, minutes and agendas, pamphlets, photographs, and a recording of two public service announcements. Topics covered include coalitions under the GNADV and their efforts to pass protective legislation for domestic violence victims, both women and children. Files are arranged in chronological order.

Dates

  • 1974-2001

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.

Extent

6.23 Linear Feet (in 13 boxes)

Abstract:

Diane Winters helped found the Council on Battered Women in 1975 and continues to serve as a board member for the Georgia Advocates for Battered Women and Children. Her papers consist of correspondence, minutes and agendas, pamphlets, photographs, and a recording, 1974-2001, and relate to her work with the Georgia Network Against Domestic Violence, a branch of the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence, and its affiliates.

Biographical Note About Diane Winters

Diane Winters attended Rocky Grove High School in Franklin, Pennsylvania, from 1963-1969. She helped found the Council on Battered Women in 1975 and continues to aid domestic violence victims. She is the Administrative Director at the Georgia branch of the American Civil Liberties Union as well as a board member for the Georgia Advocates for Battered Women and Children.

Acquisition Information

Donated by Diane Winters, 2011, 2012 (W2011-36, W2012-09).

Separated Materials

Pamphlets were separated and added to the Women’s Printed Collection during processing.

Processing Information

Processed by Courtney Nix, Spring 2013.
Title
Diane Winters:
Subtitle
A Guide to Her Papers at Georgia State University Library
Status
completed
Author
Georgia State University Library
Date
October 1, 2013
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Repository

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