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Hlass, Cynthia W.

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Type: Biographies | Web sites | Color photographs | Sound recordings | Oral histories
Creator: Hlass, Cynthia W.
Durand, Joyce
Title: Hlass, Cynthia W.
Date: 1997 Apr. 30
Description: Biographical information, photographic image, abstract of oral history interview, and selected audio clips of Cynthia W. Hlass, TWA airline attendant, real estate broker, and social and political activist for women's causes and issues, who served as Atlanta NOW president and as legislative coordinator for the Georgia National Organization for Women, worked for ratification of the Equal Rights Amendment in Georgia, and lobbied the Georgia Legislature for ERA, rape-related issues, and equal pay for equal work for women. The audio clips discuss working with Mary Hartman and problems recruiting black women
Subjects: Flight attendants--United States | Real estate agents--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 | Women in politics--Georgia | Women--Political activity | Women in community organization--Georgia | Women in public life--Georgia | Women--Employment--Georgia | Women--Economic conditions--20th century | Georgia--Politics and government--20th century | Equal pay for equal work--Georgia | Right of property--Georgia | Social movements--United States | Rape--Georgia | African American women--Political activity | National Organization for Women. Georgia Chapter | National Organization for Women. Atlanta Chapter | Trans World Airlines | Atlanta (Ga.) | Fulton 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 Cynthia W. Hlass, 1997 April 30
Rights and Usage: Cite as: Cynthia W. Hlass, 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=hlass

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