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Abstract: Beth Schapiro has been active and held offices with several Georgia and national organizations including the Feminist Action Alliance, Inc., ERA Georgia, Inc. (formerly Georgia Council for the ERA), the Women's Political Caucus, and Women Business Owners, Inc. The Schapiro Papers are organized into seven series: (I) Organizations and issues; (II) Appointments, boards, and panels; (III) Subject files; (IV)Women political candidates; (V) General correspondence; (VI) Miscellaneous personal...
Dates: circa 1970-1995
Abstract 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).
Abstract: 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.
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: 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.
Dates: circa 1980-1982, undated
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.
Dates: 1981-1982, undated
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...
- Atlanta (Ga.) 8
- Feminism 8
- Women political activists 5
- Women -- Political activity 4
- buttons (information artifacts) 3
- Cobb County (Ga.) 2
- Georgia 2
- correspondence 2
- textiles (visual works) 2
- Athens (Ga.) 1
- Businesswomen 1
- Chicago (Ill.) 1
- International Women's Year, 1975 1
- Rockdale County (Ga.) 1
- Women in journalism 1
- Women journalists 1
- Women labor leaders 1
- Women political consultants 1
- Women politicians 1
- Women--Political activity 1
- clippings (information artifacts) 1
- photocopies 1
- scrapbooks 1
- videocassettes 1 ∧ less
- ERA Georgia, Inc. 6
- National Women's Political Caucus (U.S.) 3
- Georgia Women's Political Caucus 2
- Ackerman, Virginia MacMahon, 1939- 1
- Anthony, Susan B. (Susan Brownell) 1
- Ashkinaze, Carole 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
- Feminist Action Alliance (Atlanta, Ga.) 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
- Millen, Susan A. (Susan Ann), 1951- 1
- Newsday 1
- Schapiro, Beth Susan 1
- Tracy, Dorothy J., 1920- 1 ∧ less