A Guide to Its Collection at Georgia State University
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Finding aid encoded by Morna Gerrard,
Georgia State University Library,
Special Collections and Archives,
Georgia Women's Movement
Georgia Women's Movement Project
2.5 linear ft.
in 5 boxes
In June 1995, the
Special Collections Department of the Georgia State University Library
initiated a project to build archival collections in women's history. The
collection includes materials (manuscript materials, invitations and programs,
flyers, audio recordings, photographs, and artifacts) documenting the history
and activities of the Georgia Women's Movement Project.
Organization of the Collection
Files are arranged chronologically.
Scope and Content Note of the Collection
The collection includes materials (manuscript materials, invitations
and programs, flyers, audio recordings, photographs, and artifacts) documenting
the history and activities of the Georgia Women's Movement Project, since its
founding in 1995 and including its "Diane L. Fowlkes Georgia Women's Movement
Project Annual Spring Event: A Convocation For Feminist
Transformations," named in 1998.
History of the Georgia Women's Movement Project
In June 1995, the Special Collections Department of the Georgia State
University Library initiated a project to build archival collections in women's
history. The first collecting area was the Women's Movement in Georgia,
initiated by the Georgia Women's Movement Project, a joint endevour of the GSU
Women's Studies Institute and the Special Collections Department.
This collection is indexed under the following headings in the
Georgia State University Library online catalog (GIL). Researchers desiring
materials about related topics, persons, or places should search the catalog
using these headings.
Fowlkes, Diane L.,
Georgia State University--University
Library--Special Collections Department.
University--Women's Studies Institute.
Restrictions on Access
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction
To quote in print, or otherwise reproduce in whole or in part in any
publication, including on the Worldwide Web, any material from this collection,
the researcher must obtain permission from (1) the owner of the physical
property and (2) the holder of the copyright. Persons wishing to quote from
this collection should consult the reference archivist to determine copyright
holders for information in this collection. Reproduction of any item must
contain the complete citation to the original. All requests subject to
limitations noted in departmental policies on reproduction.
[item], [folder title], Georgia Women's Movement Project collection,
W016, Donna Novak Coles Georgia Women's Movement Archives. Special Collections
and Archives, Georgia State University, Atlanta.
Multiple donations via attendees at events, 1995- (ongoing).
Processed by Lee Elzroth and Wesley Chenault, 1999-2002; Morna
Gerrard, 2003- (ongoing).
Related materials in this repository: For
other events relating to the GWMP, Special Collections, WSI and other women's
issues, see also the Women's Events Collection (MSS #W030).
For information relating to the Women's Studies Institute, see the
Diane L. Fowlkes papers (MSS# W018) and the Valerie Fennell papers (MSS#