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Atlanta (Ga.)

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 369 Collections and/or Records:

William "Bill" Roberts collection

 Collection
Identifier: L1975-12
Abstract:

The collection of William "Bill" Roberts contains telegrams, bulletins and letters relating to a strike of the Fisher Body Employees in 1936.

Dates: 1936, 1948

William N. Jenkins collection

 Collection
Identifier: L2002-07
Abstract:

The collection consists primarily of artifacts and non-printed materials, collected through Jenkins' association with the UFCW (United Food and Commercial Workers) and the RCIA (Retail Clerks International Association) Local 1063. The bulk of these artifacts are plaques presented to Jenkins in recognition of his continual achievements in his field. Other artifacts include memorabilia from conventions, including convention brochures, as well as photographs.

Dates: 1949-1983

Women Business Owners, Inc., of Atlanta records

 Collection
Identifier: W176
Abstract

Women Business Owners Inc., of Atlanta was an organization made up of women business owners. This organization is responsible for founding the Atlanta Womens Fund, now known as the Atlanta Women's Fund. The organization's records, 1979-1992, contain printed materials, photographs, artifacts, and records concerning this organization.

Dates: 1979-1992

Women's Events collection

 Collection
Identifier: W030
Abstract:

The Women's Events Collection is an artificial collection formed of items relating to events and exhibits about women's history or women's issues.

Dates: 1996-Ongoing

Women's March Oral History Collection

 Collection
Identifier: W150
Abstract On January 21, 2017, millions of people worldwide took part in marches to protest the inauguration of Donald Trump as the President of the United States. The first protest, which took place in Washington, D.C., was known as the Women's March on Washington and was intended as a response to anti-woman rhetoric and beliefs that were espoused during Trump's campaign. While women's and reproductive rights were at the forefront of marchers' concerns, many also protested the racist, anti-immigrant,...
Dates: 2017-2018

Women's Policy Group records

 Collection
Identifier: W094
Abstract: Originally established in 1988 as the Women and Children's Policy Group, the Women's Policy Group (WPG) is a non-profit organization in the state of Georgia with an office in Atlanta. The group's main mission is to bring interested parties together to study the problems that keep women and their families underemployed, impoverished, and underserved in order to find workable solutions. Over the years, the organizations have produced a number of important research papers and projects on a...
Dates: 1990-2008

Women's Printed collection: Pamphlets

 Collection
Identifier: W-Pamphlets
Abstract:

The "Printed Collection: Pamphlets" is an artificial collection of published and unpublished materials by or about women. Although called a pamphlet collection, this is in fact what some might consider to be a subject file or a vertical file, as it also includes reports, articles, directories, etc. Materials are usually received by Special Collections along with donated manuscript collections.

Dates: circa 1968-1999

Women's Printed Collection: Periodicals

 Collection
Identifier: W-Periodicals
Abstract:

The Women's Printed Collection: Periodicals is an artificial collection of serial publications by or about women. Materials are usually received by Special Collections along with donated manuscript collections.

Dates: 1947-

Working Women in Atlanta Oral History project

 Collection
Identifier: L1989-24
Abstract:

Rebecca Sharpless interviewed ten women from Atlanta, Georgia, mostly from Spelman College, for a paper on "Atlanta Working Women." Records of the project consist of transcripts and audio tapes.

Dates: October-November 1987