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Dorothy Gibson-Ferrey papers

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Identifier: W007
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

Dorothy J. Tracy papers

 Collection
Identifier: W014
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

Dorris (Dotsie) Dutel Holmes papers

 Collection
Identifier: W143
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

Doug Spivey papers

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Identifier: M043
Abstract: W.L. "Doug" Spivey was a guitarist and vocalist, and an original member of the Pine Ridge Boys, a country group created by Pop Eckler. After retiring from the Atlanta country/gospel music scene, Spivey became an evangelist. He died January 13, 1987. His papers contain photocopied news clippings and handbills from the 1940s, a photocopy of a publication featuring photographs of and biographical information on numerous country music groups, and two images of handbills and nine photographs of...
Dates: 1930s-1940s

E. L. Abercrombie artifact collection

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Identifier: L2014-05
Abstract: E. L. Abercrombie (1908-1989) served as executive secretary of Local 218 of the Laundry, Dry Cleaning and Dye House Workers International and was involved with charitable, political, and humanitarian organizations throughout his career. This collection includes numerous awards, plaques, and commendations given to Abercrombie.
Dates: 1963-1985

E. L. Abercrombie papers

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Identifier: L1984-49
Abstract: E. L. Abercrombie (1908-1989), served as executive secretary of Local 218 of the Laundry, Dry Cleaning and Dye House Workers International. His papers, 1942-1982, include a letter, newspaper clippings, and a photograph collection.
Dates: 1942-1982

E. Lee Eltzroth collection

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Identifier: W027
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.
Dates: 1990s

E. Leon Stamey papers

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Identifier: L1980-03
Abstract: E. Leon Stamey was Field Representative for the Organizing Department of the AFL-CIO, of Atlanta, Georgia. His papers, 1971-1975, include AFL-CIO organizing campaign files, subject files on other organizing campaigns, general files, correspondence, and printed material. The papers include some personal materials.
Dates: 1951-1975

E. T. Kehrer papers

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Identifier: L1989-22
Abstract: E.T. (Edward Thomas) "Al" Kehrer (1921-1996) was a labor union official born near Brighton, Michigan. Kehrer served as the Southeastern Regional Director of the International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union (ILGWU) (1953-1964) and Southern Director for the AFL-CIO Civil Rights Department (1965-1989). His papers, 1940-1989, include records relating to educational activities (1940-1950); professional activities files (1953-1980) containing correspondence, expense reports, and weekly calendars...
Dates: 1940-1989

Economic Forecasting Center records

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Identifier: G2000-20
Scope and Contents of the Records Publications from the Economic Forecasting Project of Georgia State University’s School of Business Administration. Publications include the Georgia State University Forecast for Georgia and Atlanta from 1974- 1998 and the Forecast of the Nation 1973-1997, each published quarterly. The collection also contains the Annual Reports of the Andrew Young School of Policy Studies, 1996-1999. Also documents include the Southeast Metro Indicators: A Semi- Annual Review of Economic Conditions in...
Dates: 1973-1999

Ecumenical Coalition of Working People records

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Identifier: L1984-45
Abstract: The Ecumenical Coalition of Working People was incorporated on March 15, 1979 in Atlanta, Georgia. The Coalition was organized to improve the living and working conditions of workers and their families, and sought to alleviate the historical bias against trade unions in the South by conducting labor education programs and lobbying the Georgia General Assembly.
Dates: 1973-1984

Ed Arnold papers

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Identifier: Y006
Ed Arnold Papers Ed Arnold served as executive director of the Atlanta chapter of Physicians for Social Responsibility. His papers (1976-2009) consists of office files, meetings minutes, conferences, workshops, campaign flyers, project information, audio and visual materials, periodicals, and artifacts documenting his environmentalism and antinuclear activism.
Dates: 1976-2009; Majority of material found within 1980 - 2000

Ed Scruggs papers

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Identifier: Q113
Abstract: Ed Scruggs (1929-2009) was a gay and civil rights activist from Atlanta, Georgia who was active in the coalition to change the Georgia state flag. The papers are comprised of newspaper clippings, photographs, correspondence, certificates and awards, commemorative materials from president Bill Clinton and information pertaining to the campaign to get the 1994 Olympics out of Cobb county.
Dates: 1972, 1993-2009

Eddie Wallace papers

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Identifier: M054
Abstract: Eddie Wallace (born in Atlanta, Georgia in 1924), was a founding member of "The Sunshine Boys," a male vocal quartet specializing in spiritual music, that appeared on radio, in motion pictures, and on recordings from 1943. His papers consist of copies of correspondence, newsclippings, magazines, programs, and other printed material and reproductions of photographs and posters.
Dates: 1940-1983

Edmund Torbush papers

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Identifier: L1972-77
Abstract: Edmund Torbush was a member of the Atlanta Typographical Union (International Typographical Union, Local 48) who worked for Atlanta Newspapers, Inc. His papers include correspondence, minutes, news clippings, printed materials, pamphlets, photographs pertaining to the International Typographical Union, the Atlanta Typographical Union, and its Women's Auxiliary. The papers also contains artifacts used in the typesetting profession.
Dates: 1906-1985

Edwin D. Harrison collection

 Collection
Identifier: L1980-08
Abstract: The Edwin D. Harrison Collection contains materials regarding his role as mediator between the City of Atlanta and the Atlanta Firefighters Union in the mid-1960s.
Dates: 1966

Elaine Hazleton Bolton papers

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Identifier: W039
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.
Dates: 1980-1981

Eleanor Crisler Babcock papers

 Collection
Identifier: W025
Abstract: Eleanor Hope Crisler Babcock, born November 8, 1931 in Atlanta, Georgia, has worked as a homemaker, substitute teacher, mortgage loan counselor, and insurance claims clerical supervisor. The Eleanor Crisler Babcock Collection contains printed materials and artifacts related to ERA ratification efforts from the Georgia chapter of NOW, ERA Georgia, Inc., and HERA.
Dates: 1979-1982

Elijah H. Williams papers

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Identifier: L1973-51
Abstract: The Elijah H. Williams papers, 1921-1973, consist of clippings, correspondence, membership cards, certificates, and biographical sketch of Williams (1895-1972), who served as President, Louisiana State Federation of Labor, and Director, AFL-CIO Region 7.
Dates: 1933-1972

Emma Kelly collection

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Identifier: M183
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

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International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers 42
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Leyden, John F. 18
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Torchia, Domenic 18
WSB (Radio station : Atlanta, Ga.) 18
AFL-CIO 14
Georgia State AFL-CIO 13
Textile Workers Union of America 13
Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Workers Union 11
Georgia Women's Political Caucus 11
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers 11
Abbott, Franklin 10
Eastern Air Lines 10
International Brotherhood of Teamsters 10
Meany, George, 1894-1980 9
United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America 9
United Textile Workers of America 9
AFL-CIO. Atlanta Labor Council 8
Georgia State University. Office of the Vice President for Academic Affairs 8
Georgia State University. Women's Studies Institute 8
International Typographical Union 8
J.P. Stevens & Co. 8
Kehrer, E. T. 8
National Organization for Women 8
American Federation of Labor 7
Democratic Party (Ga.) 7
General Electric Company 7
Georgia Federation of Labor 7
Grady Memorial Hospital (Atlanta, Ga.) 7
International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union 7
National Women's Political Caucus (U.S.) 7
Southern Bell Telephone and Telegraph Company 7
United States. National Labor Relations Board 7
AFL-CIO. Civil Rights Department 6
AFL-CIO. Committee on Political Education 6
American Association of University Women 6
Atlanta Federation of Trades 6
Congress of Industrial Organizations (U.S.) 6
Georgia Perimeter College 6
International Association of Machinists 6
North Georgia Building and Construction Trades Council 6
American Nurses Association 5
Atlanta Project 5
Fowlkes, Diane L., 1939-2020 5
Georgia Power Company 5
Georgia State University. School of Business Administration 5
International Printing Pressmen and Assistants' Union of North America 5
Jacobs, Joseph, 1908- 5
Ray, Richard, 1941- 5
Southern Railway (U.S.) 5
United Furniture Workers of America 5
United Mine Workers of America 5
United Steelworkers of America 5
AFL-CIO. Asheville Central Labor Council (Asheville, N.C.) 4
AFL-CIO. Region 8 (Knoxville, Tenn.) 4
AFL-CIO. Tennessee State Labor Council 4
AFSCME 4
AFSCME. District Council 14 (Atlanta, Ga.) 4
Air Line Pilots Association 4
Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America 4
American Federation of Teachers 4
Baldanzi, George 4
Communications Workers of America 4
Crosby, Bing, 1903-1977 4
Gay Spirit Visions (Organization) 4
Georgia NOW 4
Georgia State College (Atlanta, Ga.) 4
Georgia State University. College of Education 4
Georgia State University. Department of History 4
Georgia. General Assembly. House of Representatives 4
International Printing Pressmen and Assistants' Union of North America. Printing Specialties and Paper Products Union Local 527 (Atlanta, Ga.) 4
International Woodworkers of America 4
Jervis, John E. (John Elwood), 1909-1984 4
Ku Klux Klan (1915-) 4
League of Women Voters of Georgia 4
Mercer, Ginger (Elizabeth Meltzer), 1909-1994 4
Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority 4
National Organization for Women. Atlanta Chapter 4
North Carolina State AFL-CIO 4
Office and Professional Employees International Union 4
Suttles, William M., 1920-2003 4
Sweat, Dan E., 1933-1997 4
Tennessee Valley Authority 4
True, Martha, 1924-2008 4
United Association of Plumbers and Steam Fitters of the United States and Canada 4
United States. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission 4
United States. Federal Aviation Administration 4
United Steelworkers of America. District 35 4
Whitmire, Roy 4
Young, Andrew, 1932- 4
ACT UP (Organization) 3
AFL-CIO. Alabama Labor Council 3
AFL-CIO. Building and Construction Trades Department 3
AFL-CIO. Region 6 3
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