Maxine Turner papers

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Maxine Turner:

A Guide to Her Papers at Georgia State University Library

Georgia State University
Georgia State University
Special Collections and Archives
100 Decatur St., SE
Atlanta, GA 30303-3202
404-413-2880
Fax: 404-413-2881
archives@gsu.edu

June 21, 2007



Profile Description

Creation: EAD version 1.0 finding aid created in XMetaL 4.5 by Andrew Huse, June 21, 2007
Language: English

Collection Summary

Repository: Georgia State University Library, Special Collections and Archives, Atlanta
Creator:Turner, Maxine
Title:Maxine Turner papers
Dates: 1980-1983; 1996; undated
Quantity: 3.75 linear ft. (in 3 boxes)
Identification: W074
LanguageEnglish.

Scope and Content of the Papers

The collection consists of a mailing list, two personal accounts, 17 photographs, three buttons, and seven picket signs related to a 1996 protest against the Episcopal Church's refusal to ordain women as ministers. On the verso of two of the picket signs are revealing notes written by Turner. One button appears to be from a women's strike in 1975.


Biography of Maxine Turner

Born in 1935, Maxine Turner was a Georgia Institute of Technology professor of literature and communication, a technical writing consultant (Corporate English, Inc.), and author of Technical Writing: A Practical Approach (Reston Publishing Company),Navy Gray, Engineering the Confederate Navy on the Chattahoochee and Apalachicola Rivers (Mercer University), and "Naval Operations on the Apalachicola and Chattahoochee Rivers, 1861-1865" in The Alabama Historical Quarterly, vol.36, Nos. 3 & 4.


Index Terms

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.

Turner, Maxine T.
Episcopal Church
Churches--Georgia--Atlanta
Feminism.
Religion and gender.
buttons (informational artifacts)
photographs
picket signs

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Restrictions on Access

Unrestricted 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.


Administrative Information

Citation

[item], [folder title], Maxine Turner Papers, W074, Archives for Research on Women and Gender. Special Collections and Archives, Georgia State University, Atlanta.

Acquisition Information

Donated by Maxine Turner, May 2006; July 2008.

Processing Information

Processed by Andrew Huse, 2007. Updated by Morna Gerrard, 2010.


Related Material

Related materials in this repository: Navy Gray: A Story of the Confederate Navy on the Chattahoochee and Apalachicola Rivers is in the GSU Library general collection.


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