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Abstract: Donna Novak Coles was active with the Feminist Action Alliance, Housewives for the ERA, Georgia Women's Political Caucus, the League of Women Voters, and she was one of the few individual members of ERA Georgia. Inc., the umbrella organization for all groups supporting passage of the Equal Rights Amendment. The Donna Novak Coles papers, organized in two series, consists of manuscript materials (notes, correspondence, news clippings, printed materials and publications) related to Coles's...
Abstract: Dorothy J. Tracy, activist, author, financial planner, and lobbyist, was born in Pittsburgh Pennsylvania in 1920. The bulk of the Dorothy J. Tracy Papers, circa 1967-1995, focuses on Tracy's efforts to ratify the ERA in Georgia through such organizations as the League of Women Voters of Georgia and Atlanta/Fulton, Georgians for ERA, and ERA Georgia, Inc. [the former Georgia Council for ERA].
Dates: circa 1967-1995
Abstract: Jeanne Taylor Cahill, civic activist and businesswoman, was born in Alma (Ware County), Georgia in 1932. The Cahill papers are comprised of subject files, personal papers and artifacts reflecting the political, and activist activities of Jeanne Cahill.
Dates: 1953-1993; Majority of material found within 1970 - 1993
Abstract: Maria Getzinger Jones' political activism and interest in equal rights originated in her work experiences, as well as from the inspiration of local and national feminists and activists. The Maria Getzinger Jones papers consists of artifacts (bumper stickers, jewelry, lapel pins, a letter opener, name tags, a paperweight, pinback buttons, a ribbon), graphic materials (photographs, postcards and posters), and manuscript materials (correspondence, news clippings, notes, printed materials and...
Dates: 1946, 1967-1998; Majority of material found within 1969 - 1985
Abstract: Nancy Hall served as Interim Executive Director of Georgia Public Broadcasting from July 2004-2008. Prior to being appointed to the Interim position by the GPB Board of Directors, she was the Director of External Affairs and served as the liaison to the Georgia General Assembly and Georgia's Congressional delegation for GPB. She also serves as President of the Foundation for Public Broadcasting in Georgia. Active in several women's organizations, as well as education and children's...
Abstract: The Phyllis Holmen papers document her work as the Treasurer and Board Member of the Women's Policy Group and Women's Policy Education Fund, later known jointly as Georgia Women for a Change, from 1985-2010. The papers include materials such as correspondence, meeting minutes, financial records including budgets, and bylaws.
Abstract: Susan A. Millen has been an editor (Journal of Labor, 1979-1985), journalist, photographer, public relations specialist and communications consultant as well as a special education teacher and has been very active in organizations involving women's politics. The collection is organized to reflect Millen's activities with the National Women's Political Caucus (NWPC), the Georgia Women's Political Caucus (GWPC), and the Coalition of Labor Union Women (CLUW) from...
Dates: 1979-1998; Majority of material found within 1980 - 1988
Abstract: Virginia MacMahon Ackerman earned a bachelor's degree in business from Oglethorpe University in Atlanta, Georgia and was a stockbroker with Dean Witter Reynolds, Atlanta, for seven years and a director of marketing for Mainstream Access, Inc., Atlanta, for two years. The Virginia MacMahon Ackerman collection consists of an approximately 30 page scrapbook (with a 12 page insert), "Marketing the ERA in Cobb County," compiled by Ackerman in 1982 to document her activities to "market" the ERA in...
- Women -- Political activity 7
- Atlanta (Ga.) 6
- Equal rights amendments 5
- Women political activists 5
- Georgia 4
- artifacts (object genre) 4
- buttons (information artifacts) 3
- Women labor leaders 2
- Women politicians 2
- Businesswomen 1
- Cobb County (Ga.) 1
- International Women's Year, 1975 1
- Macon (Ga.) 1
- Nonprofit organizations 1
- Printers 1
- Savannah (Ga.) 1
- Typographers 1
- Women lawyers 1
- Women--Political activity 1
- photocopies 1
- scrapbooks 1
- videocassettes 1 ∧ less
- ERA Georgia, Inc. 5
- Georgia Women's Political Caucus 3
- Coalition of Labor Union Women (U.S.) 2
- Ackerman, Virginia MacMahon, 1939- 1
- Advocates for battered women (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
- Cahill, Jeanne Taylor, 1932- 1
- Coles, Donna Novak 1
- Council on Battered Women (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
- Feminist Action Alliance (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
- Georgia Women for a Change 1
- Georgia. Governor's Commission on the Status of Women 1
- Georgia. Select Committee on Constitutional Revision 1
- Hall, Nancy Gene 1
- Holmen, Phyllis J. 1
- Housewives for E.R.A. 1
- International Typographical Union 1
- Jones, Maria Getzinger, 1919-2005 1
- League of Women Voters of Atlanta/Fulton County 1
- League of Women Voters of Georgia 1
- Millen, Susan A. (Susan Ann), 1951- 1
- National Organization for Women 1
- National Women's Political Caucus (U.S.) 1
- Tracy, Dorothy J., 1920- 1
- Women's Policy Education Fund 1
- Women's Policy Group 1 ∧ less