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Gibson, Mary Atkeson

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Type: Biographies | Web sites | Color photographs | Sound recordings | Oral histories
Creator: Gibson, Mary Atkeson
Durand, Joyce
Title: Gibson, Mary Atkeson
Date: 1997 Aug. 7
Description: Biographical information, abstract of oral history interview, and an audio clip of Mary Atkeson Gibson, school teacher and administrator, political and social activist, worker in the Women's Movement in Georgia in the 1970's, co-coordinator of the Athens chapter of N.O.W., state coordinator of Georgia N.O.W., and founder of and worker with the Athens, Ga., Rape Crisis Line, helped with the movement to ratify the Equal Rights Amendment in Georgia as well as many other women's issues. The audio clip discusses the Alabama Women's Agenda which she also founded
Subjects: Women teachers--Georgia | Teachers--Georgia | Girl Scouts of the United States of America--Employees | Gulf County Chamber of Commerce (Fla.)--Employees | School administrators--Georgia | Equal rights amendments--United States | Sex discrimination against women--Law and legislation--Georgia | Equality before the law--Georgia | Women's rights--Georgia | Feminism--Georgia | Women political activists--Georgia--Biography | Social movements--United States | Rape--Georgia--Athens | National Organization for Women. Georgia Chapter | National Organization for Women. Athens Chapter | Athens Rape Crisis Line (Ga.) | Alabama Women's Agenda | Atlanta (Ga.) | Fulton County (Ga.) | Athens (Ga.) | Clarke County (Ga.) | Alabama | Gulf County (Fla.)
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 Mary Atkeson Gibson, 1997 August 7
Rights and Usage: Cite as: Mary Atkeson Gibson, 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=gibson-m

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