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Jones, Maria Getzinger

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Type: Biographies | Web sites | Color photographs | Sound recordings | Oral histories
Creator: Jones, Maria Getzinger
Ball, Charlene
Title: Jones, Maria Getzinger
Date: 1998 June 8 | 1998 Nov. 16
Description: Biographical information, abstract of oral history interview, and an audio clip of Maria Getzinger Jones, labor union, social, and political activist in support of women's issues and causes, who was employed in leading print shops, was a member of the International Typographical Union, an early member of the Atlanta chapter of the National Organization for Women, a founding member of the Coalition of Labor Union Women, and active in the Women's Political Caucus Atlanta chapter. She worked for equal rights for women, equal pay for equal work, women's issues in the labor movement, and women's participation and representation in organized religion. The audio clip talks about NOW's approach to the issue of homosexuality
Subjects: Women printers--Georgia | Printers--Georgia | Labor unions--Georgia | Labor movement--Georgia | Labor union members--Georgia | Women labor union members--Georgia | Women's rights--Georgia | Sex discrimination against women--Law and legislation--Georgia | Equality before the law--Georgia | Feminism--Georgia | Sex discrimination in employment | Equal pay for equal work--Georgia | Georgia--Politics and government--20th century | Women political activists--Georgia--Biography | Women in politics--Georgia | Women--Political activity | Social movements--Georgia | Women in religion | Women religious leaders--Georgia | Homosexuality--United States | Lesbianism--United States | Women--Sexual behavior | Darby Printing Company | Stein Printing Company | Curtis Printing Company | International Typographical Union | Coalition of Labor Union Women (U.S.) | National Women's Political Caucus (U.S.). Atlanta Chapter | National Organization for Women. Atlanta Chapter | 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 interviews with Maria Getzinger Jones, 1998 June 8 and 1998 November 16
Rights and Usage: Cite as: Maria Getzinger Jones, 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=jones

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