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Abstract: The AFL-CIO Committee on Political Education (COPE) Area 3 covers the region comprising Georgia, Kentucky, North Carolina, South Carolina, and West Virginia. Its records, 1970-1979, consist primarily of correspondence and printed material generated by the state labor federations in Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, North Carolina, and South Carolina and West Virginia.
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: D. Bruce Shine workded as an attorney in Kingsport, Tennessee. He specialized in labor law and served as the General Council for the United Textile Workers of America. The D. Bruce Shine collection, 1928-1982, consists of legal case files and personal files.
Abstract: The David Herman Papers, 1954-1967, contains scrapbook materials, newspaper clippings, telegrams, and printed materials relating to his presidency of the Hotel Employee's and Bartenders International Union, Local 6 (New York, NY); his work as an organizer of the Hotel Employees' Union, Local 255 (Miami, FL); the hotel employees' strike, 1955-1959, and his campaign for Miami City Council in 1967.
Abstract: David Worley, an Atlanta attorney, ran unsuccessful Congressional campaigns against Republican Newt Gingrich in 1988 and 1990. Newspaper clippings make up much of the David Worley papers. Almost all of the collection is from the 1988 and 1990 Congressional races.
Abstract: The Georgia Democratic Party Forum, a splinter group of the state Democratic Party, originated in 1966 and supported former Governor Ellis Arnall in his unsuccessful write-in bid for governor. The Forum gained national attention in 1968 when it sent a slate of delegates to the National Democratic Convention in Chicago, and ultimately succeeded in getting half of the group seated to cast half of Georgia's votes. The collection, 1959-1972 (bulk 1967-1971) consists of 2 series. Series I, records...
Dates: 1959-1972; Majority of material found within 1967 - 1971
Abstract Gretta Moll Dewald (1929-2006) was involved with the Democratic Party of DeKalb County and of Georgia in the late 1960s. She worked on Governor Jimmy Carter's campaign for president in 1976 and served as Chair of the Women's Division of the Democratic National Committee and on the President's Advisory Committee on Women during his administration. Subsequently, she was Executive Assistant and Chief of Staff for DeKalb County CEO Manuel Maloof. Her papers include correspondence, minutes and...
Dates: 1932-2000 ; Majority of material found within 1977 - 1980
Abstract: The collection of Jesse Walton, 1949-1950, consists of clippings and correspondence describing the railway workers strikes, 1949-1950 and Walton's political contest against Hoke Smith in 1950.
Abstract: Liane Levetan was the first women elected to the DeKalb County Board of Commissioners, where she represented District 2 for 10 years, and in 1993, she was the first female CEO of DeKalb County and served in that position for two terms from 1993-2000. From 2002-2004, Levetan served as a member of the Georgia General Assembly. The materials in this collection reflect Levetan's career prior to, during, and after her time in DeKalb and Georgia politics.
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: 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
- Subject: Political campaigns X
- Democratic Party (Ga.) 2
- Georgia. General Assembly. House of Representatives 2
- Georgia. General Assembly. Senate 2
- AFL-CIO. Committee on Political Education. Area 3 1
- AFL-CIO. Executive Council 1
- AFL-CIO. Region 6 1
- Amalgamated Transit Union. Local 732 (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
- Arnall, Ellis Gibbs, 1907-1992 1
- Atlanta (Ga.). City Council 1
- Barkan, Alexander E. 1
- Carter, Jimmy 1
- DeKalb County (Ga.). County Commission 1
- Democratic National Committee (U.S.). Women's Division 1
- Dewald, Gretta Moll, 1929-2006 1
- Dowler, Clement 1
- ERA Georgia, Inc. 1
- Georgia Democratic Party Forum 1
- Georgia NOW 1
- Georgia State AFL-CIO 1
- Gingrich, Newt 1
- Herman, David (Labor leader) 1
- Hotel Employees & Restaurant Employees International Union. Local 255 (Miami, Fla.) 1
- Hotel Employees & Restaurant Employees International Union. Local 6 (New York, N.Y.) 1
- Levetan, Liane, 1936- 1
- McLennan, Vicki Anne 1
- National Council of Senior Citizens 1
- Orrock, Nancy Grogan, 1943- 1
- Robb, Lynda Bird, 1944- 1
- Shine, D. Bruce 1
- Southern Railway (U.S.) 1
- Steinberg, Cathey W. (Cathey Weiss), 1942- 1
- United States. Congress. House 1
- United Textile Workers of America 1
- Walton, Jesse L. 1
- Worley, David J. (David James), 1958- 1 ∧ less