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Abstract Polly Simpson and others began "A Woman’s Place," a clearinghouse for women's resources as well as an organization for women, in June 1980. The collection consists of business plans and membership materials pertaining to the organization and activities of "A Woman's Place," 1980-1983.
Abstract: Anne Deeley has been a champion of women's rights both as an activist and a businesswoman. The Anne Deeley papers, 1975-1983, include material from two scrapbooks (dismantled for preservation purposes) of photographs, contact sheets, printed material (flyers, newsletters, newspaper clippings, pamphlets, invitations, programs and registration forms), and letters pertaining to Deeley-Fenton and Associates, Inc., the Atlanta chapter of the Feminist Action Alliance, women and work, and career...
Abstract: Anne Olson has had a long-standing interest in feminist and human rights issues: She has been an active participant in a number of community organizations, including the Dekalb League of Women Voters (1966-1968) and The American Civil Liberties Union of Georgia (1969-1972). The collection contains materials (pamphlets, flyers, clippings, memos and correspondence) related to Olson's interest in women's rights and support of ERA ratification, 1970-1982, her involvement in the Georgia Women's...
Dates: 1894-1938, circa 1965-1995
Abstract: The Girl Vigilantes were an anonymous group of political activists in Atlanta, Georgia, who used images and action to draw attention to reproductive rights and other social issues.
Dates: 1989-1992, undated
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
Overview 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: 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.
Scope and Content of the Collection The Charlene Hurt Poster Collection is comprised of one (1) "Kathy Wilson: NWPC Chair" signed poster.
Dates: circa 1983
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: Throughout her years in Georgia, Christine Tibbetts has chaired numerous community organizations and also helped to support the arts in Tift County. Comprised of correspondence, newspaper clippings, pamphlets, newsletters, posters, drafts and photographs from 1974 to 2000, the papers document Tibbetts' work with the National Women's Political Caucus, Women's Equity Action League, American Association of University Women, Georgia Association of Education and Georgia Women's Political Caucus.
Dates: 1974-2000; Majority of material found within 1981 - 1985
Overview 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: Daphne C. Faulkner, religious and political activist, was born in 1930 in Columbus, Georgia. This collection documents Faulkner's participation and activities in ERA-related organizations through letters, manuscripts, meeting minutes, a filmstrip, printed items and lists.
Dates: 1974-1981, 1986, 1995
Abstract: Fowlkes began her 25-year career as a professor at Georgia State in 1973, rising through the ranks from Assistant to Associate Professor in 1980, and to full Professor in 1992. The papers and manuscripts of the collection shed light on many facets of Dr. Fowlkes' career at Georgia State, including her promotions to Associate Professor in 1980 and Full Professor in 1992, her teaching activities, and her committee work (Series II).
Dates: circa 1959-1998; Majority of material found within 1973 - 1994
Abstract: Donna Novak Coles was active with the Feminist Action Alliance, Housewives for the ERA, Georgia Women's Political Caucus, the League of Women Voters, and she was one of the few individual members of ERA Georgia. Inc., the umbrella organization for all groups supporting passage of the Equal Rights Amendment. The Donna Novak Coles papers, organized in two series, consists of manuscript materials (notes, correspondence, news clippings, printed materials and publications) related to Coles's...
Abstract: Dorothy Gibson-Ferrey was elected in 1972 as the first Chairperson of the reformed Georgia Commission on the Status of Women, having served on the board of the Fulton County Department of Children and Youth and the Georgia Committee on Crime and Delinquency. The bulk of the collection relates to her service on the Georgia Commission on the Status of Women, 1971-1992, and her work on the Equal Rights Amendment and with ERA Georgia.
Dates: circa 1968-1995; Majority of material found within 1970 - 1983
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: Dotsie Holmes (1924-2010) was a women's rights activist from 1951, when she first moved to Atlanta and became aware of community property laws and the discrimination women faced in home ownership and pay. She served in organizations such as the Atlanta Chapter of the American Association of University Women and the Atlanta Chapter for the League of Women Voters, and lobbied for the Equal Rights Amendment in Georgia, 1973-1981. Her papers, 1945-2010, the bulk of which span from 1968-1987,...
Dates: 1945-2010; Majority of material found within 1968 - 1987
Abstract: The collection, donated by former GSU Women's Collection Archivist E. Lee Eltzroth,consists of one (1) t-shirt, one (1) hologram card, one (1) "Finger Pinkies Secretary's Hand Cleaner" in pouch, and one (1) Susan B. Anthony dollar coin.
Abstract: Elaine Hazleton Bolton worked as a political activist in support of ERA ratification and began her political activism in the late 1970s by working as a legislative aid to Senator Virginia Shapard. The Elaine Hazleton Bolton papers includes a file documenting the Polly Bergen/National Business Council for the Equal Rights campaign, a necklace, two pinback buttons, a t-shirt and two scarves.
- Subject: Feminism X
- ERA Georgia, Inc. 18
- Georgia Women's Political Caucus 9
- National Organization for Women 8
- Georgia State University. Women's Studies Institute 7
- Georgia State University 6
- National Women's Political Caucus (U.S.) 5
- League of Women Voters of Georgia 4
- National Organization for Women. Atlanta Chapter 4
- American Association of University Women 3
- Fowlkes, Diane L., 1939-2020 3
- Georgia NOW 3
- Women's Policy Group 3
- Anthony, Susan B. (Susan Brownell) 2
- Austin, Gayle 2
- Coalition of Labor Union Women (U.S.) 2
- Democratic Party (Ga.) 2
- Durand, Joyce Jenkins, 1939- 2
- Feminist Action Alliance (Atlanta, Ga.) 2
- Georgia State University Library. Special Collections Department 2
- Georgia Women for a Change 2
- Georgia. Governor's Commission on the Status of Women 2
- Holmen, Phyllis J. 2
- Housewives for E.R.A. 2
- League of Women Voters of Atlanta/Fulton County 2
- League of Women Voters of DeKalb County, Ga. 2
- Millen, Susan A. (Susan Ann), 1951- 2
- National Women's Studies Association 2
- Paulk, Janet, 1932- 2
- Taylor, Mamie K., 1900-1982 2
- A Woman's Place (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
- Ackerman, Virginia MacMahon, 1939- 1
- Advocates for battered women (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
- Altrusa International 1
- American Association of University Professors 1
- American Council on Education. Office of Women in Higher Education 1
- American Philosophical Association 1
- American Political Science Association 1
- Ashkinaze, Carole 1
- Atlanta Women's Network 1
- Atlanta journal-constitution 1
- Babcock, Eleanor Crisler, 1931- 1
- Ball, Martha Charlene 1
- Bell, Linda A. 1
- Bergen, Polly 1
- Beynon, Valerie 1
- Bolton, Elaine Hazleton 1
- Brown, Amanda 1
- Cahill, Jeanne Taylor, 1932- 1
- Carroll, Chris (Christine Ann) 1
- Carson, Karen, 1973- 1
- Chenault, Wesley 1
- Chicago sun-times 1
- Clance, Pauline Rose 1
- Coles, Donna Novak 1
- Cormack, Judith Lightfoot, 1937-2006 1
- Council on Battered Women (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
- Cukor, Janet, 1924- 1
- Davis, Stephanie 1
- De Catanzaro, Christine D. 1
- Deeley, Anne 1
- Deeley-Fenton & Associates 1
- Downey, Margery R. 1
- Draper, Lucy Hargrett 1
- Duncanson, Mary Jo, 1947- 1
- ERA Athens 1
- Edwards, Juanelle Barbee 1
- Eltzroth, E. Lee 1
- Episcopal Church 1
- EstroFest Productions, Inc. 1
- Evesong, Saribenne 1
- Farokhi, Elizabeth 1
- Faulkner, Daphne C., 1930- 1
- Fennell, Valerie 1
- Finn, Mary A. 1
- Flaherty, Lisa, 1965- 1
- Frasher, Ramona Schneiderer 1
- Gaunt, MaryAnne (MaryAnne Farnsworth) 1
- Georgia State University Library 1
- Georgia State University. Library 1
- Georgia State University. Office of the Advancement of Women 1
- Georgia. General Assembly. Committee on Schools 1
- Georgia. General Assembly. House of Representatives 1
- Georgia. General Assembly. Senate 1
- Georgia. Select Committee on Constitutional Revision 1
- Gerrard, Morna 1
- Gibson-Ferrey, Dorothy 1
- Giles, Dethra U. 1
- Ginn, Bo 1
- Girl Vigilantes 1
- Grant, Betty J. 1
- Graves, Mary Vick 1
- Griffin, Schaune (Interviewer) 1
- Hague, Erica Lynn 1
- Halevy, Emily 1
- Hall, Nancy Gene 1
- Hlass, Cynthia W. (Cynthia Welch), 1944-2003 1
- Holmes, Dorris, 1924-2010 1
- Hurt, Charlene S. 1
- International Typographical Union 1
- Jones, Maria Getzinger, 1919-2005 1 ∧ less