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Davis, Jean

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Type: Biographies | Web sites | Color photographs | Sound recordings | Oral histories
Creator: Davis, Jean, woman political activist
Millen, Susan
Title: Davis, Jean
Date: 2005 Jan. 22
Description: Biographical information, photographic image, abstract of oral history interview, and selected audio clips of Jean Davis, school teacher in Atlanta, activist in the women's and civil rights movements in Georgia, involved in the Georgia and national AFL-CIO and the Coalition of Labor Union Women (CLUW), worker for the ratification of the Equal Rights Amendment in Georgia, and volunteer with a number of political campaigns. The audio clips talk about her early life and segregation, protest activities during her college years at Morris Brown College, the relationship between women's rights and civil rights, and the CLUW.
Subjects: African American women teachers--Georgia--Atlanta | Women teachers--Georgia--Atlanta | Teachers--Georgia--Atlanta | Labor unions--Georgia | Labor movement--Georgia | Labor union members--Georgia | African American labor union members--Georgia | Women labor union members--Georgia | Civil rights--Georgia | Race discrimination--Georgia | Women's rights--Georgia | Equality before the law--Georgia | Feminism--Georgia | African American women political activists--Georgia--Biography | Women political activists--Georgia--Biography | African American political activists--Georgia--Biography | Women in politics--Georgia | Women--Political activity | African Americans--Political activity | Social movements--Georgia | A. Philip Randolph Institute | AFL-CIO | Georgia State AFL-CIO | Coalition of Labor Union Women (U.S.) | Morris Brown College | Atlanta (Ga.) | Newnan (Ga.) | Fulton County (Ga.) | Coweta County (Ga.)
Contributors: Georgia State University. Libraries. Special Collections | Georgia State University. Women's Studies Institute
Online Publisher: [Atlanta, Ga.] : Georgia State University. Library. Special Collections Department and Archives and the Women's Studies Institute of Georgia State University, 2005
Original Material: Oral history interview with Jean Davis, 2005 January 22
Rights and Usage: Cite as: Jean Davis, Georgia Women's Movement Oral History Collection. Special Collections Department, Georgia State University, Atlanta, Ga.
Related Materials: System requirements: RealOne Player is required for listening to audio selections | Forms part of the Georgia Women's Movement Oral History Project Collection
Persistent Link to Item: http://www.library.gsu.edu/spcoll/women/oralhistory/interviews.asp?action=davis

Related Institutions: Georgia State University. Libraries. Special Collections
Collection Information: Georgia Women's Movement Oral History Project Collection