A Guide to Her Papers at Georgia State University
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Georgia State University Library,
Special Collections and Archives,
Frasher, Ramona Schneiderer,
Ramona S. Frasher papers
3 linear ft.in
Ramona S. Frasher was a
member of the Atlanta chapter of NOW during the 1970s, and has been a member of
the National Library Association, the American Educational Research
Association, the National Council of Teachers of English, and the International
Reading Association. The papers are comprised primarily of materials related to
sex-role stereotyping, and include education packs/visual aids, and games, as
well as the study, Research on Women, Sex-, and
Gender-related Topics by Persons Affiliated with Georgia State
University, by Lyn Thaxton.
Organization of the Papers
Files are arranged alphabetically.
Scope and Content of the Papers
The papers are comprised primarily of materials related to sex-role
stereotyping, and include education packs/visual aids, and games, as well as
the study, Research on Women, Sex-, and Gender-related
Topics by Persons Affiliated with Georgia State University, by Lyn
Thaxton. Also in the papers are by-laws and a speakers kit created by the
Atlanta Chapter of the National Organization for Women (NOW). Other feminist
and political items include greeting cards and buttons.
Biography of Romona S. Frasher
Ramona Marie Scheiderer was born in Union County, Ohio, in 1940. She
received a B.S. in Education (Concordia College, Seward, NE, 1962); an MLS from
Queens College (CUNY) in 1967; a Masters in Education and PhD from Georgia
State University, 1972 and 1974.
Frasher has been a kindergarten teacher (1962-1964), a school
librarian (1965-1969), and served on the faculty of Georgia State University
from 1969-1971, and from 1974 to 1998. She was a member of the Atlanta chapter
of NOW during the 1970s, and has been a member of the National Library
Association, the American Educational Research Association, the National
Council of Teachers of English, and the International Reading Association.
Frasher has been active in a number of special interest groups focusing on
children's literature, international education, and women's/gender issues. Now
living in Melbourne Beach, Florida, she is involved in animal welfare, and
volunteers for a local animal shelter.
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.
University--Officials and employees
National Organization for Women--Atlanta
Restrictions on Access
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction
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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], Ramona S. Frasher papers, W052, Donna Novak
Coles Georgia Women's Movement Archives. Special Collections and Archives,
Georgia State University, Atlanta.
Gift of Ramona S. Frasher, 2004.
Processed by Morna Gerrard, 2005.
Related materials in this repository:
Georgia State University Library General Collection: Frasher: Ramona
Scheiderer. Modification of children's toy
preferences, 1974; "Sex bias in the evaluation of administrators," in
Journal of educational administration, volume 8,
no.2 (October 1980)
Georgia State University Special Collections: An interview with
Annabelle Walker which forms part of the Georgia Women's Movement Oral History
collection (W008) references Walker and Frasher's research on sex-role
Separated material: During processing,
some printed material (books, periodicals, pamphlets) was removed and filed
with the Women's Printed Collection. A list is available at the end of the