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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: This Finding Aid lists the 230 Oral Histories from the Georgia Government Documentation Project.
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: 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.
Dates: 1953-1993; Majority of material found within 1970 - 1993
Abstract: 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.
Dates: circa 1977-circa 1980
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: Nancy Hall served as Interim Executive Director of Georgia Public Broadcasting from July 2004-2008. Prior to being appointed to the Interim position by the GPB Board of Directors, she was the Director of External Affairs and served as the liaison to the Georgia General Assembly and Georgia's Congressional delegation for GPB. She also serves as President of the Foundation for Public Broadcasting in Georgia. Active in several women's organizations, as well as education and children's...
Abstract: 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.
Dates: 1978-1992; Majority of material found within 1978 - 1988
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
- Subject: Women politicians X
- Democratic Party (Ga.) 3
- Georgia. General Assembly. House of Representatives 3
- ERA Georgia, Inc. 2
- Georgia. General Assembly. Senate 2
- Advocates for battered women (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
- Benfield, Stephanie Stuckey 1
- Cahill, Jeanne Taylor, 1932- 1
- Carter, Jimmy 1
- Council on Battered Women (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
- DeKalb County (Ga.). County Commission 1
- Democratic National Committee (U.S.). Women's Division 1
- Dewald, Gretta Moll, 1929-2006 1
- Edwards, Juanelle Barbee 1
- Georgia Women's Political Caucus 1
- Georgia. Governor's Commission on the Status of Women 1
- Ginn, Bo 1
- Hall, Nancy Gene 1
- Kuhn, Cliff 1
- Levetan, Liane, 1936- 1
- Orrock, Nancy Grogan, 1943- 1
- Robb, Lynda Bird, 1944- 1
- Schlafly, Phyllis 1
- Steinberg, Cathey W. (Cathey Weiss), 1942- 1
- Sutton, Sherry (Sherry Shulman), 1941- 1
- Taylor, Mamie K., 1900-1982 1
- United States. Education Amendments of 1972. Title IX 1
- United States. Education Amendments of 1973 1 ∧ less