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Georgia (state)

Georgia (state)

Georgia Women’s Movement Oral History Project

This collection is composed of recorded interviews (audio cassettes, video and digital) conducted by volunteers with participants in the movement. These interviews, which continue to be conducted, describe participants’ efforts to pass the Equal Rights Amendment in the state of Georgia and relate to their participation in religious, political, and other organizations involved. Some interviews have been conducted with national figures and others on topics related to Georgia ERA ratification efforts.

black women

Women Who Changed Atlanta and the World

The Women Who Changed Atlanta and the World exhibit features the work of two prominent women-led organizations, the Chautauqua Circle and the Neighborhood Union. Members of both organizations advocated for Black welfare and improvement of societal conditions in Atlanta.