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Beverly Turner Jordan was born in Buffalo, N.Y. in 1937. The Jordan Collection is arranged by subject/format catagories: Manuscript materials include records relating to the Cobb County and Georgia Women's Political Caucus and ERA Georgia, Inc., as well as Jordan's Rolodex cards (originals and photocopies).
In Atlanta, Carole Ashkinaze wrote about a number of controversial issues including the Equal Rights Amendment, abortion, women's rights, feminism, poverty, health-care, politics, education and race. The Carole Ashkinaze papers are organized into three series consisting of manuscript materials (correspondence), printed materials (her columns, research articles and articles written about Carole Ashkinaze), and finally photographs and artifacts.
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].
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.
Joyce Jenkins Durand was born in Ducktown, TN in 1939. She received a B.S. in elementary education, a master's of librarianship, and a Ph.D. in educational leadership. Durand has worked for years in education and donated this collection that consists of a Susan B. Anthony dollar coin and mug promoting the Equal rights Amendment.
Laura J. Moriarty has been very active in community and civic affairs for several years. Her collection, circa 1978-1994 consists of materials relating to her involvement with various organizations, including the Abigails, the Democratic Party, the League of Women Voters, the Atlanta Regional Commission, the National Issues Forum and the National Commission on Social Security.
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.
- Atlanta (Ga.) 8
- Equal rights amendments 8
- Women political activists 5
- Women -- Political activity 3
- Cobb County (Ga.) 2
- buttons (information artifacts) 2
- scrapbooks 2
- textiles (visual works) 2
- Athens (Ga.) 1
- Businesswomen 1
- Chicago (Ill.) 1
- Community activists 1
- DeKalb County (Ga.) 1
- Georgia 1
- International Women's Year, 1975 1
- Rockdale County (Ga.) 1
- Women in journalism 1
- Women journalists 1
- Women labor leaders 1
- Women politicians 1
- Women's rights 1
- Women--Political activity 1
- clippings (information artifacts) 1
- correspondence 1
- photocopies 1
- videocassettes 1 ∧ less
- ERA Georgia, Inc. 6
- Georgia Women's Political Caucus 2
- National Women's Political Caucus (U.S.) 2
- Ackerman, Virginia MacMahon, 1939- 1
- Anthony, Susan B. (Susan Brownell), 1820-1906 1
- Ashkinaze, Carole (1945-2016) 1
- Atlanta journal-constitution 1
- Cahill, Jeanne Taylor, 1932- 1
- Chicago sun-times 1
- Coalition of Labor Union Women (U.S.) 1
- Durand, Joyce Jenkins, 1939- 1
- ERA Athens 1
- Georgia. Governor's Commission on the Status of Women 1
- Jordan, Beverly Turner, 1937- 1
- Kushner, Deena, 1949- 1
- Kushner, Sidney, 1943- 1
- League of Women Voters of Atlanta/Fulton County 1
- League of Women Voters of DeKalb County, Ga. 1
- Millen, Susan A. (Susan Ann), 1951- 1
- Moriarty, Laura J., 1945- 1
- Newsday 1
- Tracy, Dorothy J., 1920- 1 ∧ less