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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
Abstract: Chris Carroll is a real estate broker and women's policy activist in Atlanta, Georgia, who served as a board member for the Women's Policy Group, 1992-2011. Her papers consist of correspondence, handwritten notes, meeting agendas and minutes, reports and other printed material, and financial records, primarily documenting the Women's Policy Group.
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.
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: MaryAnne Farnsworth was born in Ann Arbor, Michigan in 1944. She graduated from the University of Kentucky in 1965, and went to work for the US Department of Labor, Southern Regional Education Board, Agnes Scott College, and Goergia State University. The majority of the papers document Gaunt's work as committee chair of the Atlanta Women’s Network (AWN) Program from 1987 to 1988, including invitations to the monthly programs, contact lists of possible program speakers, as well as AWN annual...
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 levels...
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 variety...
- Atlanta (Ga.) 6
- Equal rights amendments 3
- Abortion -- Law and legislation 2
- Georgia 2
- Sex discrimination against women 2
- Bainbridge (Ga.) 1
- Cobb County (Ga.) 1
- College teachers 1
- Community activists 1
- DeKalb County (Ga.) 1
- Lobbyists 1
- Macon (Ga.) 1
- Marital violence 1
- Women -- Legal status, laws, etc. 1
- Women in higher education 1
- artifacts (object genre) 1
- clippings (information artifacts) 1
- floppy disks 1
- invitations 1
- pamphlets 1
- reports 1
- scrapbooks 1 ∧ less
- National Organization for Women 3
- Georgia NOW 2
- National Organization for Women. Atlanta Chapter 2
- Women's Policy Group 2
- American Association of University Women 1
- Atlanta Women's Network 1
- Beynon, Valerie 1
- Carroll, Chris (Christine Ann) 1
- Davis, Stephanie 1
- ERA Georgia, Inc. 1
- Gaunt, MaryAnne (MaryAnne Farnsworth) 1
- Georgia Women for a Change 1
- Georgia Women's Political Caucus 1
- Georgia. General Assembly. Committee on Schools 1
- Grant, Betty J. 1
- Hlass, Cynthia W. (Cynthia Welch), 1944-2003 1
- Holmen, Phyllis J. 1
- League of Women Voters of Atlanta/Fulton County 1
- League of Women Voters of DeKalb County, Ga. 1
- Moriarty, Laura J., 1945- 1 ∧ less