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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: John Greer was a Georgia politician. Greer's career in state politics began in 1939 when he became Clerk of the Georgia House of Representatives. Greer served a number of years as State Representative (1945-1954 from rural Lanier county, and 1970-1989 from urban Fulton county) and as State Senator. As a legislator, he served on the MARTA Overview Committee. Two 1940s laws which "unmasked" the Ku Klux Klan and provided for statewide secret ballot elections are among Greer's legislative...
Abstract: 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).
Dates: 1969-2010; Majority of material found within 1990 - 2006
Abstract: Stephanie Stuckey Benfield served as the representative for the 85th District of the State of Georgia from 1999-2013. The collection documents her involvement in drafting and cosponsoring the Equity in Sports Act of 2000 in Georgia. The collection contains background material consulted when drafting the legislation such as other states' laws and reporting mechanisms, information and court cases about Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, federal regulations regarding Title IX, and...
Dates: 1975-2007; Majority of material found within 1999 - 2000
- Names: Georgia. General Assembly. House of Representatives X
- Women politicians 3
- Atlanta (Ga.) 2
- DeKalb County (Ga.) 2
- Political campaigns 2
- Women legislators 2
- Women political activists 2
- Decatur (Ga.) 1
- Equal rights amendments 1
- Feminism 1
- Fulton County (Ga.) 1
- Lanier County (Ga.) 1
- Legislators 1
- Politicians 1
- School integration 1
- Sex discrimination against women 1
- Sex discrimination in sports -- Law and legislation 1
- Sports for women -- Law and legislation 1
- Women political candidates 1
- articles 1
- buttons (information artifacts) 1
- clippings (information artifacts) 1
- correspondence 1
- photographs 1
- reports 1 ∧ less