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Anne Olson papers

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Identifier: W022
Abstract: Anne Olson has had a long-standing interest in feminist and human rights issues: She has been an active participant in a number of community organizations, including the Dekalb League of Women Voters (1966-1968) and The American Civil Liberties Union of Georgia (1969-1972). The collection contains materials (pamphlets, flyers, clippings, memos and correspondence) related to Olson's interest in women's rights and support of ERA ratification, 1970-1982, her involvement in the Georgia Women's...
Dates: 1894-1938, circa 1965-1995

Betty Grant papers

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Identifier: W123
Abstract: Betty Grant served as the president of the Georgia chapter of the National Organization for Women (NOW), 1988-early 1990s. The Betty Grant papers include office files pertaining to the activities of the Georgia NOW during her time serving the organization in various roles, including that of president, as well as photographs and artifacts.
Dates: 1976-1991; Majority of material found within 1988 - 1990

Beverly Jordan papers

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Identifier: W004
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).
Dates: 1980-1986

Carole Ashkinaze papers

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Identifier: W043
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.
Dates: 1970-1995

Cathey W. Steinberg papers

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Identifier: W042
Abstract: Cathey W. Steinberg was recognized as a leader for consumer, family, and women's rights during her service in the Georgia House of Representatives (1977-1989) and Georgia Senate (1991-1993). Her papers consist of correspondence, newsclippings, legislation, printed materials, reports, speeches, and campaign materials, 1976-1994, that document her public service and political campaigns.
Dates: 1976-1994

Christine Tibbetts papers

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Identifier: W060
Abstract: Throughout her years in Georgia, Christine Tibbetts has chaired numerous community organizations and also helped to support the arts in Tift County. Comprised of correspondence, newspaper clippings, pamphlets, newsletters, posters, drafts and photographs from 1974 to 2000, the papers document Tibbetts' work with the National Women's Political Caucus, Women's Equity Action League, American Association of University Women, Georgia Association of Education and Georgia Women's Political Caucus.
Dates: 1974-2000; Majority of material found within 1981 - 1985

Cynthia W. Hlass papers

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Identifier: W019
Abstract Cynthia Welch Hlass, real estate broker and former Atlanta NOW president was born in Kansas City, Missouri in 1944. The Cynthia W. Hlass Papers, 1970-1976, are arranged under the following topics: Atlanta NOW, Georgia NOW, National NOW, NOW State Legislative Coordinator, Equal Rights Amendment, and Miscellaneous and consist of manuscript and printed materials documenting Hlass's participation in NOW, as well as efforts to ratify the ERA in Georgia.
Dates: 1970-1976

Daphne C. Faulkner papers

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Identifier: W012
Abstract: Daphne C. Faulkner, religious and political activist, was born in 1930 in Columbus, Georgia. This collection documents Faulkner's participation and activities in ERA-related organizations through letters, manuscripts, meeting minutes, a filmstrip, printed items and lists.
Dates: 1974-1981, 1986, 1995

Diane L. Fowlkes papers

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Identifier: W018
Abstract: Fowlkes began her 25-year career as a professor at Georgia State in 1973, rising through the ranks from Assistant to Associate Professor in 1980, and to full Professor in 1992. The papers and manuscripts of the collection shed light on many facets of Dr. Fowlkes' career at Georgia State, including her promotions to Associate Professor in 1980 and Full Professor in 1992, her teaching activities, and her committee work (Series II).
Dates: circa 1959-1998; Majority of material found within 1973 - 1994

Donna Novak Coles papers

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Identifier: W010
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...
Dates: 1968-1984

Dorothy Gibson-Ferrey papers

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Identifier: W007
Abstract: Dorothy Gibson-Ferrey was elected in 1972 as the first Chairperson of the reformed Georgia Commission on the Status of Women, having served on the board of the Fulton County Department of Children and Youth and the Georgia Committee on Crime and Delinquency. The bulk of the collection relates to her service on the Georgia Commission on the Status of Women, 1971-1992, and her work on the Equal Rights Amendment and with ERA Georgia.
Dates: circa 1968-1995; Majority of material found within 1970 - 1983

Dorothy J. Tracy papers

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Identifier: W014
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

Dorris (Dotsie) Dutel Holmes papers

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Identifier: W143
Abstract: Dotsie Holmes (1924-2010) was a women's rights activist from 1951, when she first moved to Atlanta and became aware of community property laws and the discrimination women faced in home ownership and pay. She served in organizations such as the Atlanta Chapter of the American Association of University Women and the Atlanta Chapter for the League of Women Voters, and lobbied for the Equal Rights Amendment in Georgia, 1973-1981. Her papers, 1945-2010, the bulk of which span from 1968-1987,...
Dates: 1945-2010; Majority of material found within 1968 - 1987

Elaine Hazleton Bolton papers

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Identifier: W039
Abstract: Elaine Hazleton Bolton worked as a political activist in support of ERA ratification and began her political activism in the late 1970s by working as a legislative aid to Senator Virginia Shapard. The Elaine Hazleton Bolton papers includes a file documenting the Polly Bergen/National Business Council for the Equal Rights campaign, a necklace, two pinback buttons, a t-shirt and two scarves.
Dates: 1980-1981

Eleanor Crisler Babcock papers

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Identifier: W025
Abstract: Eleanor Hope Crisler Babcock, born November 8, 1931 in Atlanta, Georgia, has worked as a homemaker, substitute teacher, mortgage loan counselor, and insurance claims clerical supervisor. The Eleanor Crisler Babcock Collection contains printed materials and artifacts related to ERA ratification efforts from the Georgia chapter of NOW, ERA Georgia, Inc., and HERA.
Dates: 1979-1982

Georgia Women's Movement Oral History project

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Identifier: W008
Abstract The Georgia Women's Movement Oral History Collection began in 1995 as part of the Georgia Women's Movement Project, a joint undertaking of the Women's Studies Institute of Georgia State University and the Special Collections Department of the University Library. Although the focus of the collection has been the Equal Rights Amendment, also covered are many topics relating to the lives of women throughout the twntieth and twenty-first centuries.
Dates: 1995-2010

Janet Cukor papers

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Identifier: W064
Abstract: The papers document women's rights activist Janet Cukor's involvement in efforts to pass the Equal Rights Amendment in the state of Georgia, and her participation in the National Women's Conference in Houston, Texas in November 1977, as well as her interest in other women-centered issues such as displaced homemakers, marriage and divorce legislation, and women in the workforce.
Dates: 1965-1996

Janet Paulk papers

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Identifier: W020
Abstract: A grassroots activist at heart, Janet Paulk is passionate about a variety of social, political and gender issues. The Janet Paulk papers (1952-2013) consist of correspondence, financial records, audiovisual recordings, genealogical records, poetry, periodicals, flyers, and newspaper clippings.
Dates: 1952-2013

Jeanne Taylor Cahill papers

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Identifier: W003
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

Joyce J. Durand artifact collection

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Identifier: W088
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

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Ackerman, Virginia MacMahon, 1939- 1
American Political Science Association 1
Anthony, Susan B. (Susan Brownell) 1
Ashkinaze, Carole 1
Atlanta Women's Network 1
Atlanta journal-constitution 1
Babcock, Eleanor Crisler, 1931- 1
Ball, Martha Charlene 1
Bergen, Polly 1
Bolton, Elaine Hazleton 1
Brown, Amanda 1
Cahill, Jeanne Taylor, 1932- 1
Chicago sun-times 1
Coalition of Labor Union Women (U.S.) 1
Coles, Donna Novak 1
Cukor, Janet, 1924- 1
De Catanzaro, Christine D. 1
Downey, Margery R. 1
Draper, Lucy Hargrett 1
Duncanson, Mary Jo, 1947- 1
ERA Athens 1
Edwards, Juanelle Barbee 1
Faulkner, Daphne C., 1930- 1
Feminist Action Alliance (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Gaunt, MaryAnne (MaryAnne Farnsworth) 1
Georgia State University 1
Georgia State University. Library 1
Georgia. General Assembly. House of Representatives 1
Georgia. General Assembly. Senate 1
Georgia. Select Committee on Constitutional Revision 1
Gibson-Ferrey, Dorothy 1
Ginn, Bo 1
Grant, Betty J. 1
Graves, Mary Vick 1
Hlass, Cynthia W. (Cynthia Welch), 1944-2003 1
Holmes, Dorris, 1924-2010 1
Jordan, Beverly Turner, 1937- 1
Kurtz, Linda Hallenborg, 1948- 1
Kushner, Deena, 1949- 1
Kushner, Sidney, 1943- 1
League of Women Voters of DeKalb County, Ga. 1
National Business Council for the Equal Rights Amendment 1
National Woman's Party 1
National Women's Conference (1st : 1977 : Houston, TX) 1
National Women's Studies Association 1
Newsday 1
Nowak, Nancy, 1938- 1
Older Women's League (U.S.) 1
Olson, Anne, 1934- 1
People of Faith for the ERA 1
Pollock, Rhoda A., 1923-2013 1
Riddle, Mary, 1949- 1
Schlafly, Phyllis 1
Slade, Tristan 1
Steinberg, Cathey W. (Cathey Weiss), 1942- 1
Sutton, Sherry (Sherry Shulman), 1941- 1
Tampa Women's Liberation 1
Tibbetts, Christine, 1948- 1
Tracy, Dorothy J., 1920- 1
Unitarian-Universalist Congregation of Atlanta 1
United Methodist Church (U.S.) 1
United States. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission 1
University of South Florida 1
Van Tilborg, Dana 1
Women and the Constitution (1988 : Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Young, Julia Marks 1
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