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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 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.
Dates: circa 1978-1994
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...
- Equal rights amendments 7
- Women political activists 5
- Women -- Political activity 3
- Cobb County (Ga.) 2
- buttons (information artifacts) 2
- scrapbooks 2
- 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
- textiles (visual works) 1
- videocassettes 1 ∧ less
- ERA Georgia, Inc. 5
- Georgia Women's Political Caucus 2
- National Women's Political Caucus (U.S.) 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
- Georgia. Governor's Commission on the Status of Women 1
- Jordan, Beverly Turner, 1937- 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