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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.
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.
Juanelle Barbee Edwards, speaker and writer for the Democratic Party, was born in Eastman (Dodge County), Georgia in 1923 and attended Middle Georgia College (Cochran, GA). She married John Wiley Edwards in 1948.
Nan Orrock has served as a senator and as a representative in Georgia's State Legislature since 1987, and as president of the Women Legislators' Lobby. She has worked to balance budgets; to increase spending on assisting families, education health and child care; and to reduce excessive and wasteful military spending. Her papers include correspondence, printed material, and financial records, that document legislation, political campaigns, and issues, 1969-2010 (bulk 1990-2006).
Sherry Shulman Sutton, a native of Atlanta, Georgia, has been active in Georgia politics since the 1970s when she became involved in the Equal Rights Amendment/Women's Rights movement. The collection consists of office files and artifacts related to Shery Sutton's political and social movement activities during the late 1970s and 1980s.
- Equal rights amendments 4
- Feminism 4
- Women political activists 3
- DeKalb County (Ga.) 2
- Political campaigns 2
- Women legislators 2
- Businesswomen 1
- Cobb County (Ga.) 1
- Eastman (Ga.) 1
- Georgia 1
- International Women's Year, 1975 1
- Women -- Political activity 1
- Women political candidates 1
- Women speechwriters 1
- Women's rights 1
- articles 1
- artifacts (object genre) 1
- black-and-white photographs 1
- buttons (information artifacts) 1
- clippings (information artifacts) 1
- color photographs 1
- correspondence 1
- photographs 1
- reports 1 ∧ less
- Democratic Party (Ga.) 2
- ERA Georgia, Inc. 2
- Georgia. General Assembly. House of Representatives 2
- Georgia. General Assembly. Senate 2
- Cahill, Jeanne Taylor, 1932- 1