A Guide to Her Papers at Georgia State University
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Scope and Content of the Records
Correspondence, manuals, newsletters, bylaws, minutes, financial
records, conference programs, news clippings and artifacts make up the Nancy S.
Hall papers. The bulk of the papers document Hall's work with Georgia Women's
Political Caucus, and they include Caucus records, as well as more general
materials relating to politics and the search for feminist political allies.
Also documented is her involvement with other women's groups, such as the
Council on Battered Women, and the National Organization for Women (NOW), as
well as her attendance at conferences, such as The Women and the Constitution
Conference (1988) and the 1989 Women and the Law Conference.
Biography of Nancy Hall
Nancy Hall was born in Savannah, GA in 1949, and graduated from the
University of Georgia's Grady College of Journalism in 1972. She served as
Special Assistant to the Georgia Superintendent of Schools, working in the area
of public affairs and with intergovernmental initiatives, including serving as
the Department's legislative liaison. She was also co-chair of the Executive
Committee of Family Connection, and served on Governor Miller's Policy Council
on Children and Families. Hall has also held positions with Mercer University
in Macon, East Georgia College in Swainsboro, and University Publications in
Hall has served as Interim Executive Director of Georgia Public
Broadcasting since July 2004. 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 organizations, Hall was a member of the Georgia Women's Political
Caucus, serving as co-chair from 1989-1990, and was a member of the Board of
Directors and Advisory Council of the Council on Battered Women. She also
served as president of the Georgia School-Age Care Association Board of
Directors and as an ex-officio member of the Georgia Child Care Council. She
currently is a member of the Board of the Georgia Partnership for Excellence in
Education and the Georgia Peach Credit Union. She has participated in both
Leadership Georgia and the Regional Leadership Institute.
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.
Hall, Nancy, 1949-
Council on Battered Women
Georgia Women's Political
Advocates for battered women (Atlanta, GA)
Women in politics--Georgia
Restrictions on Access
Unrestricted access. All requests subject to limitations noted in
departmental policies on reproduction.
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.
[item], [folder title], Nancy Hall Papers, W065, Donna Novak Coles
Georgia Women's Movement Archives. Special Collections and Archives, Georgia
State University, Atlanta.
Donated by Nancy Hall, March 2002 and March 2006.
Processed by Jacinta Godwin.
Separated material: During processing,
printed material was separated to the Women's Printed Collections. See List of
Separated Material following Detailed Description of the Collection.