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Abstract: The records of the Altrusa International, Atlanta Club, 1938-2001, describe through administrative papers, correspondence, scrapbooks, articles and photographs how the women's service organization provided community service within District III and with Altrusa clubs internationally as a whole.
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: The Carolyn Lee Wills' collection on Eastern Airlines, Southern Region Public Relations Office, 1927-2008 (bulk 1965-2008), consists of news clippings, press releases, newsletters, annual reports, monthly reports, correspondence, memoranda, photographs, slides, an early scrapbook (or day book), artifacts (promotional items) and audiovisual materials. This collection mainly provides insight into publicity and outreach efforts at Eastern Airlines, but also its history, charitable work, and...
Dates: 1927-2008; Majority of material found within 1965 - 2008
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: Chet Kisling (born 1943) worked as an air traffic controller at the Atlanta Air Route Traffic Control Center in Hampton, Georgia. A member of the Professional Air Traffic Controllers Organization (PATCO), he was fired after the organization's 1981 strike, along with 11,000 other U.S. controllers. The bulk of his papers consist of clippings, documentation of the lawsuit he was party to regarding his dismissal, and correspondence.
Dates: 1978-1996; Majority of material found within 1981 - 1982
Abstract: Emma Kelly was a lifelong resident of Statesboro, Georgia. Having learned to play the piano at the age of six, she continued to perform for civic clubs and special events across the state for the rest of her life. The locally famous "Miss Emma" achieved world-renown when author John Berendt devoted an entire chapter to her in his novel, Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil. The Emma Kelly collection includes documentary materials and artifacts...
Dates: circa 1900-2001; Majority of material found within 1980 - 1999
Abstract: This collection consists of newsclippings, press releases, programs, an interview transcript and other material relating to Johnny Mercer, 1946-1977, which Georgia State University professor Geoffrey Parker gathered from various sources including recordings of a GSU tribute to Johnny Mercer.
Abstract: The Georgia General Assembly created the Georgia Commission on Family Violence (GCFV) in 1992. Focusing primarily on legislation, research, education and training, monitoring Family Violence and Batterer Intervention Programs and increasing community awareness, GCFV aims to increase the safety of survivors, improve the resources available and implement more adequate tools for family violence prevention. The records consist of correspondence, legal documents, legislative records, meeting minutes...
Dates: 1985-2011; Majority of material found within 1995 - 2008
Abstract: Formed in 1986, Georgians for Choice brought together a number of women's organizations in an effort to greater impact the protection and expansion of women's reproductive freedom in Georgia. The records consist of correspondence and printed material, as well as minutes and agendas, financial records, legal records, photographs, audio-visual records, and artifacts including textiles, that document the legislative, organizational, advocacy, and educational work of the organization.
Dates: 1974-2008; Majority of material found within 1982-2006
Abstract: International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers, Local Lodge 2 is located in Atlanta, Georgia. Its records consist of correspondence between employers and the local, administrative files and various records, financial records and statements, artifacts, speeches and speech materials, newspaper clippings, strike information, and various subject files.
Abstract: The papers document women's rights activist Janet Cukor's involvement in efforts to pass the Equal Rights Amendment in the state of Georgia, and her participation in the National Women's Conference in Houston, Texas in November 1977, as well as her interest in other women-centered issues such as displaced homemakers, marriage and divorce legislation, and women in the workforce.
Abstract: Letters and printed material concern labor and the Boy Scouts.
Abstract: The Margaret Whiting collection consists of printed, visual, and audio materials relating to the careers of singer Margaret Whiting and her friend, songwriter Johnny Mercer, as well as Johnny Rotella and Emma Kelly.
Dates: 1924 - 2010; Majority of material found within 1946 - 2007
Abstract: The Marlene and Ronald Palmer PATCO Scrapbooks, 1979-2001, contain two photo albums compiled by Marlene (Marty) Palmer documenting the Professional Air Traffic Controllers Organization (PATCO) strike, including photographs and quotes by her husband and former PATCO member, Ronald Palmer, as well as the Air Traffic Controllers Support Organization (ATCSO) formed by the spouses of PATCO members in 1979.
Abstract: MaryAnne Farnsworth was born in Ann Arbor, Michigan in 1944. She graduated from the University of Kentucky in 1965, and went to work for the US Department of Labor, Southern Regional Education Board, Agnes Scott College, and Goergia State University. The majority of the papers document Gaunt's work as committee chair of the Atlanta Women’s Network (AWN) Program from 1987 to 1988, including invitations to the monthly programs, contact lists of possible program speakers, as well as AWN annual...
Abstract Michael H. Trotter (born 1936) has been dedicated to civic and educational reform in his home city of Atlanta. In addition to his career as an attorney, professor of law, and legal historian, he has participated in such civic groups as the Atlanta Action Forum, the Atlanta Committee for Public Education, and Good Government Atlanta, earning recognition for his work toward racial equality and school reform. Trotter's papers, 1962-2016, document civic reform in Atlanta with minutes,...
Abstract: Incorporated in 1980 as the Georgia Abortion Rights Action League (GARAL), NARAL Pro-Choice Georgia was the Georgia affiliate of the National Abortion Rights Action League (NARAL). Its records, 1964, 1980-2006, document the direction and administration of the organization, its involvement in the political process in the state, the projects and programs it undertook to further its mission, and materials it gathered regarding reproductive health and rights, activism in Georgia, and political...
Dates: 1964, 1973-2006
Abstract: A Savannah, Georgia businessman, Nick Mamalakis was associated with lyricist Johnny Mercer's family and its businesses from 1930, and was the primary advocate of plans to bring the papers of Johnny Mercer to the archives at Georgia State University. His papers include articles, newsclippings, correspondence and printed material relating to Johnny Mercer and to the acquisition of the Johnny Mercer Papers by Georgia State University, and brief manuscript by Nick Mamalakis describing the events...
Abstract: The Ober family lived near Johnny Mercer and his family on Lido Isle (Newport Beach, California) in the 1950s and 1960s. The two families became close friends. The collection contains correspondence, photographs, and other printed and manuscript materials, documenting the long relationship between the families, as well as collected material relating to Johnny Mercer, 1976-2000.
Abstract: The Robert Claxton collection contains newspaper clippings documenting a United Auto Workers Local 1725 strike at an auto parts plant in Carrolton, Georgia from January 12, 1972 until February 6, 1973.
- Subject: clippings (information artifacts) X
- Mercer, Johnny, 1909-1976 6
- ERA Georgia, Inc. 3
- Feminist Women's Health Center 2
- Kelly, Emma (Emma Thompson) 2
- Professional Air Traffic Controllers Organization (Washington, D.C.) 2
- Alabama Coalition Against Domestic Violence 1
- Allen, Ivan, 1938-1992 1
- Allison, William W. 1
- Altrusa Club of Atlanta, Georgia 1
- Altrusa International 1
- Altrusa International. Third District 1
- Andrews Sisters 1
- Ashkinaze, Carole 1
- Atlanta Action Forum 1
- Atlanta Urban Design Commission (Ga.) 1
- Atlanta Women's Network 1
- Atlanta journal-constitution 1
- Austin, J. Paul 1
- Bass, Mamie L. 1
- Beebe, William Thomas, 1915-1984 1
- Berendt, John 1
- Borman, Frank, 1928 March 14- 1
- Boy Scouts of America 1
- Burge, W. Lee (William Lee) 1
- Busch, Lou, 1910-1979 1
- Calloway, W. L. (William L.) 1
- Carter, Jimmy 1
- Center for Family Planning Program Development (Planned Parenthood-World Population) 1
- Chicago sun-times 1
- Claxton, Robert H. 1
- Clooney, Rosemary 1
- Cole, Nat King, 1919-1965 1
- Coombs, Fletcher 1
- Crim, Thomas H. 1
- Crosby, Bing, 1903-1977 1
- Cukor, Janet, 1924- 1
- Douglas and Lomason Autoparts (Carrollton, Ga.) 1
- Eastern Air Lines 1
- Eastern Air Lines. Southern Region Public Relations Office 1
- Eastern Air Transport 1
- Gaunt, MaryAnne (MaryAnne Farnsworth) 1
- Gay, Joel 1
- Georgia Abortion Rights Action League 1
- Georgia Coalition Against Domestic Violence 1
- Georgia Music Hall of Fame 1
- Georgia State University 1
- Georgia Women's Political Caucus 1
- Georgia. Commission on Family Violence 1
- Georgia. General Assembly. House of Representatives 1
- Georgia. General Assembly. Senate 1
- Georgians for Choice (Organization) 1
- Hill, Jesse, 1926- 1
- International Association of Altrusa Clubs 1
- International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers. Local Lodge 2 (Atlanta, Ga.) 1
- International Union, United Automobile, Aerospace, and Agricultural Implement Workers of America. Local 1725 (Carrollton, Ga.) 1
- Jackson, Maynard, 1938-2003 1
- Kimball, Robert 1
- Kisling, Chet 1
- Ku Klux Klan (1915-) 1
- LaMott, Nancy 1
- Lane, Mills B. (Mills Bee) 1
- League of Women Voters of Atlanta/Fulton County 1
- Lowery, Joseph E. 1
- Malavenda, Roberta 1
- Mamalakis, Nick 1
- Men Stopping Violence, Inc. 1
- Mercer, Ginger (Elizabeth Meltzer), 1909-1994 1
- Mercer, Johnny (Friends and associates) 1
- Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority 1
- Michelman, Kate 1
- NARAL Pro-Choice America 1
- NARAL Pro-Choice Georgia (Organization) 1
- National Abortion and Reproductive Rights Action League 1
- National Coalition Against Domestic Violence (U.S.) 1
- National Network to End Violence Against Immigrant Women 1
- National Women's Conference (1st : 1977 : Houston, TX) 1
- National Women's Political Caucus (U.S.) 1
- Newsday 1
- O'Connell, Helen 1
- Ober family 1
- Ober, Polly 1
- PATCO Lives (Organization) 1
- Palmer, Marlene 1
- Palmer, Ronald 1
- Parker, Geoffrey 1
- Paschal, James Vaughn, 1922- 1
- Porter, Cole, 1891-1964 1
- Portman, John, 1924-2017 1
- Research Atlanta (Firm) 1
- Romero, Cesar, 1907-1994 1
- Rose Marie, 1923-2017 1
- Rotella, Johnny 1
- Russell, Herman J. 1
- Steinberg, Cathey W. (Cathey Weiss), 1942- 1
- Sutton, Sherry (Sherry Shulman), 1941- 1
- Textile Workers Union of America 1
- Trotter, Michael H. 1
- United States. Federal Aviation Administration 1
- United States. Federal Aviation Administration. Southern Region 1
- United States. Merit Systems Protection Board 1 ∧ less