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Pat Smith Atlanta Chapter NOW papers

Pat Smith Atlanta Chapter NOW papers

Descriptive Summary

Title: Pat Smith Atlanta Chapter NOW papers
Creator: Smith, Pat
Inclusive Dates: 1968-1978
Language(s): English
Extent: 1 Linear Feet
Collection Number: ms4115
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

Pat Smith of Tucker, Georgia was a member of the Atlanta chapter of the National Organization for Women. She served as a chairperson for the NOW Political Action Committee, as well as the coordinator of the NOW Southern Regional Conference in the mid 1970s.

Scope and Content

Consists of materials mostly from the 1970s pertaining to the Atlanta Chapter of the National Organization for Women. Contains correspondence, including letters and surveys sent to policymakers asking for their stances on women's issues. Contains brochures, newsletters, and materials pertaining to the organization, women's issues, and advocacy for the ratification of the Equal Rights Amendment.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Pat Smith Atlanta Chapter NOW papers, ms4115, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Equality -- Georgia -- Atlanta.
National Organization for Women
Women -- Georgia -- Atlanta.
Women in politics -- Georgia.
Women's rights -- Georgia.
Women's rights -- United States.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Correspondence, 1970-1978
12Correspondence and surveys of Congressmen and state representatives, 1970-1976
13Organization Information - by-laws, resolutions, financial reports, etc. , 1971-Undated
14Promotional materials - brochures, flyers, posters, 1970-Undated
15-6Newsletters , 1969-1976
17Meeting minutes, 1973-1977
17Memorandums, letters to members, 1971-1977
18Workshops, seminars, and conference, 1968-1977
19Equal Rights Amendment, 1972-Undated
19Notes, 1975-Undated
110Five NOW Atlanta pennants
110Two NOW bumper stickers