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Valerie Beynon papers

 Collection
Identifier: W128
Abstract: Valerie Beynon co-founded the Southwest Georgia chapter of the National Organization for Women (NOW) in 1993, where she served as president and coordinator for more than 10 years. Her involvement in Georgia led her to serve on Georgia NOW's State Council as well as serve in the two highest leadership roles within the state's chapter, executive vice president and president from 1997-2000. The materials in this collection reflect Beynon's involvement in NOW at the local, state and national...
Dates: 1990-2009

Vicki McLennan papers

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Identifier: W053
Abstract:

Vicki Anne McLennan, a lobbyist for non-profit organizations, public policy analyst, and political consultant, began her lobbying career in 1985. Printed material, notes and other writings, correspondence, legal documents, minutes and agendas, financial records, photographic prints and textiles make up Vicki McLennan's records of her activities as an activist, lobbyist, organizer, and administrator.

Dates: 1979-2000; Majority of material found within 1992 - 1999

Virginia MacMahon Ackerman papers

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Identifier: W001
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...
Dates: 1981-1982

Women's March Oral History Collection

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Identifier: W150
Abstract On January 21, 2017, millions of people worldwide took part in marches to protest the inauguration of Donald Trump as the President of the United States. The first protest, which took place in Washington, D.C., was known as the Women's March on Washington and was intended as a response to anti-woman rhetoric and beliefs that were espoused during Trump's campaign. While women's and reproductive rights were at the forefront of marchers' concerns, many also protested the racist, anti-immigrant,...
Dates: 2017-2018

Women's Policy Group records

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Identifier: W094
Abstract: Originally established in 1988 as the Women and Children's Policy Group, the Women's Policy Group (WPG) is a non-profit organization in the state of Georgia with an office in Atlanta. The group's main mission is to bring interested parties together to study the problems that keep women and their families underemployed, impoverished, and underserved in order to find workable solutions. Over the years, the organizations have produced a number of important research papers and projects on a...
Dates: 1990-2008

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Atlanta (Ga.) 38
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buttons (information artifacts) 8
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Abortion -- Law and legislation 6
Women -- Political activity 6
artifacts (object genre) 6
clippings (information artifacts) 6
photographs 6
DeKalb County (Ga.) 4
Cobb County (Ga.) 3
Family violence 3
Political campaigns 3
Women politicians 3
Women--Political activity 3
articles 3
Birth control 2
Decatur (Ga.) 2
Family services 2
Lobbyists 2
Protest movements 2
Sex discrimination against women 2
Washington (D.C.) 2
Women legislators 2
Women political consultants 2
audiocassettes 2
bumper stickers 2
newsletters 2
notes 2
pamphlets 2
photocopies 2
scrapbooks 2
textiles (visual works) 2
Abused women -- Services for 1
African American nurses 1
Antinuclear movement 1
Bainbridge (Ga.) 1
Beijing (China) 1
Bioterrorism -- Health aspects 1
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Businesswomen 1
Busing for school integration 1
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Environmental impact analysis -- Law and legislation 1
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International Women's Year, 1975 1
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Names
ERA Georgia, Inc. 12
Georgia Women's Political Caucus 6
National Organization for Women 5
National Women's Political Caucus (U.S.) 4
Feminist Action Alliance (Atlanta, Ga.) 3
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Georgia NOW 3
American Association of University Women 2
Feminist Women's Health Center 2
Georgia. General Assembly. House of Representatives 2
Georgia. General Assembly. Senate 2
Gerrard, Morna 2
League of Women Voters of Atlanta/Fulton County 2
League of Women Voters of DeKalb County, Ga. 2
National Organization for Women. Atlanta Chapter 2
Paulk, Janet, 1932- 2
Planned Parenthood of Georgia, Inc. 2
Women's Policy Group 2
Abbott, Franklin 1
Ackerman, Virginia MacMahon, 1939- 1
American Nurses Association 1
Arthritis Foundation 1
Atlanta Lesbian Cancer Initiative 1
Atlanta Women's Network 1
Beynon, Valerie 1
Boothe, Nancy N. 1
Bowdoin, Natalia Taylor 1
Brown, Amanda 1
Cahill, Jeanne Taylor, 1932- 1
Callaway, Howard H. (Howard Hollis), 1927-2014 1
Carroll, Chris (Christine Ann) 1
Carson, Karen, 1973- 1
Center for Family Planning Program Development (Planned Parenthood-World Population) 1
Coalition of Labor Union Women (U.S.) 1
Coles, Donna Novak 1
Committee on Women, Population, and the Environment 1
Cormack, Judith Lightfoot, 1937-2006 1
Council on Battered Women (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Cukor, Janet, 1924- 1
Curtis, Margaret Miller, 1935- 1
Davis, Stephanie 1
Deeley, Anne 1
Deeley-Fenton & Associates 1
Democratic National Convention (1992 : New York, N.Y.) 1
Democratic Party (Ga.) 1
Duncanson, Mary Jo, 1947- 1
Eidson, Diana 1
Ellis, Linda, 1961- 1
Feminist Women's Health Centers, Inc. 1
Flaherty, Lisa, 1965- 1
Gaunt, MaryAnne (MaryAnne Farnsworth) 1
Georgia Abortion Rights Action League 1
Georgia Federation of Republican Women 1
Georgia Nurses' Association 1
Georgia Nurses' Foundation 1
Georgia Women for a Change 1
Georgia. General Assembly. Committee on Schools 1
Georgia. Governor's Commission on the Status of Women 1
Georgia. Select Committee on Constitutional Revision 1
Georgians for Choice (Organization) 1
Goldwater, Barry M. (Barry Morris), 1909-1998 1
Grady Memorial Hospital (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
Grant, Betty J. 1
Griffin, Schaune (Interviewer) 1
Hague, Erica Lynn 1
Halevy, Emily 1
Hlass, Cynthia W. (Cynthia Welch), 1944-2003 1
Holmen, Phyllis J. 1
Holmes, Dorris, 1924-2010 1
Housewives for E.R.A. 1
International Typographical Union 1
International Women's Forum 1
Jones, Maria Getzinger, 1919-2005 1
Jordan, Beverly Turner, 1937- 1
King, Joan O. (Joan Olcott), 1932-2020 1
Ku Klux Klan (1915-) 1
Kurtz, Linda Hallenborg, 1948- 1
League of Women Voters of Georgia 1
Lefkowitz, Leah 1
Long, Mary N., 1941- 1
Malavenda, Roberta 1
May, Susan, 1941- 1
McGee, Alex, 1989- 1
McLennan, Vicki Anne 1
Michelman, Kate 1
Miller, Lee Ague 1
Moriarty, Laura J., 1945- 1
Morrish, Hilary Jane 1
NARAL Pro-Choice America 1
NARAL Pro-Choice Georgia (Organization) 1
NGO Forum on Women, Beijing '95 (1995 : Huairou Xian, China) 1
National Abortion and Reproductive Rights Action League 1
National Federation of Republican Women 1
National Women's Conference (1st : 1977 : Houston, TX) 1
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous), 1913-1994 1
Nowak, Nancy, 1938- 1
Nuclear Waste Program (U.S.) 1
Occupy Atlanta (Movement) 1
Oeder, Carol 1
Older Women's League (U.S.). Metro Atlanta Chapter 1
Olympic Games (26th : 1996 : Atlanta, Ga.) 1
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