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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
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: 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.
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: 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.
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.
Abstract: The Julia Marks Young Artifact Collection consists of one button promoting the Equal Rights Amendment.
Dates: circa 1982
Abstract: Former GSU subject librarian, Karen Wagner donated this small artifact collection containing buttons and a postcard supporting various feminist and leftist causes.
Dates: circa 1980-1982, undated
Abstract: Linda Hallenborg Kurtz was the founder and chair of the Georgia Women's Political Caucus (GWPC), an officer of the ERA GA, Inc., vice chair and member of the board of directors of the National Women's Political Caucus (NWPC) and director of governmental affairs for Planned Parenthood of the Atlanta Area. The Linda Hallenborg Kurtz Papers, 1979-1995, document her involvement with the Georgia Women's Political Caucus (GWPC) and the National Women's Political Caucus (NWPC).
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...
- Feminism 8
- Atlanta (Ga.) 7
- Women political activists 6
- Georgia 3
- artifacts (object genre) 3
- DeKalb County (Ga.) 2
- Women -- Political activity 2
- Women political consultants 2
- clippings (information artifacts) 2
- Antinuclear movement 1
- Cobb County (Ga.) 1
- Political campaigns 1
- Protest movements 1
- Women legislators 1
- Women politicians 1
- Women's rights 1
- Women--Political activity 1
- correspondence 1
- photocopies 1
- photographs 1
- picture postcards 1
- scrapbooks 1
- textiles (visual works) 1 ∧ less
- ERA Georgia, Inc. 4
- Georgia Women's Political Caucus 3
- National Women's Political Caucus (U.S.) 2
- Ackerman, Virginia MacMahon, 1939- 1
- Bergen, Polly 1
- Bolton, Elaine Hazleton 1
- Cukor, Janet, 1924- 1
- Feminist Action Alliance (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
- Georgia. General Assembly. House of Representatives 1
- Georgia. General Assembly. Senate 1
- Kurtz, Linda Hallenborg, 1948- 1
- League of Women Voters of Atlanta/Fulton County 1
- League of Women Voters of Georgia 1
- National Business Council for the Equal Rights Amendment 1
- National Women's Conference (1st : 1977 : Houston, TX) 1
- Olson, Anne, 1934- 1
- Schapiro, Beth Susan 1
- Steinberg, Cathey W. (Cathey Weiss), 1942- 1
- Tracy, Dorothy J., 1920- 1
- Wagner, Karen (donor) 1
- Women and the Constitution (1988 : Atlanta, Ga.) 1
- Young, Julia Marks 1 ∧ less