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Women's Studies Oral History Project

Collection Overview

Title: Women's Studies Oral History Project

ID: UA/8/5/6/

Extent: 0.0

Scope and Contents of the Materials

The Women's Studies department was started circa 1992. This collection contains general files from the 1990s of the department including materials from the annual Women's Studies Conference hosted at Valdosta State. However, the majority of material deals with the Oral History Project. This Project was a series of interviews, conducted in the '90s of alumni and staff of Georgia State Woman's College, South Georgia State Normal College, and Valdosta State College. These individuals would recall what life was like at the school. There are a large number of tapes that make up this collection.These tapes have been digitized and are available in the archives.  Some are on youtube.  See the video database under Finding Aids to locate them.

Box and Folder Listing

Box 1: Women's Studies Oral History ProjectAdd to your cart.
Folder 1: Pamphlets & BookletsAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: Photographs- Women's Studies LuncheonAdd to your cart.
Folder 3: Consent Forms IAdd to your cart.
Consent forms for Interviews for Project.. Also includes paper detailing which interviews are on what tapes.
Folder 4: Consent Forms Part IIAdd to your cart.
Folder 5: Scrapbook MaterialAdd to your cart.
Folder 6: Newspapers 1987-1992Add to your cart.
about women, and women's issues
Folder 7: Women's Studies Grant PaperworkAdd to your cart.
Contains the paperwork about a Grant the department received that allowed them to better preserve the Oral History Project.
Folder 8: Generations Video (1999) TranscriptAdd to your cart.
Folder 9: Consent Forms Part IIIAdd to your cart.
Folder 10: Bibliographies & Misc. Articles 1991-1992Add to your cart.
Folder 11: Misc. PapersAdd to your cart.
Folder 12: Misc. Papers, Transferral Records, TranscriptsAdd to your cart.
Folder 13: Women's Studies Conference Booklets, 1999, 2000, 2002Add to your cart.
Folder 14: Women's Studies InterviewsAdd to your cart.
Folder 15: Misc. Women's Studies Class Notes and PapersAdd to your cart.
Folder 16: Women's Studies Articles UndatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 17: Women's Studies Misc. ArticlesAdd to your cart.
Folder 18: Women's Studies ArticlesAdd to your cart.
Folder 19: Women's Studies Articles, 1986Add to your cart.
Folder 20: Women's Studies Articles, 1987Add to your cart.
Folder 21: Women's Studies Articles, 1989Add to your cart.
Folder 22: Women's Studies Articles, 1990Add to your cart.
Folder 23: Women's Studies Artilces 1991Add to your cart.
Folder 24: Women's Studies Articles 1992Add to your cart.
Item 1: Engraved Stone: Gertrude OdumAdd to your cart.
Item 2: T-Shirt: Nickel & Dimed  on (not) getting by in AmericaAdd to your cart.
a dramatization held at the Annual Women's Studies Conference at VSU 2003
Item 3: Tote: Jasper Library FurnitureAdd to your cart.
Item 4: T-Shirt: 4th Annual Women's Studies Conference 1999 VSUAdd to your cart.
Item 5: T-Shirt: Where We Belong 2002Add to your cart.
7th Annual Women's Studies Conference
Item 6: T-Shirt: Generations of ChangeAdd to your cart.
4th Annual Women's Studies Conference 1999
Book 1: Scrapbook: Women's Studies Program Herstory in the Making 1996 at Agnes Scott CollegeAdd to your cart.
Box 2: Oral History VHS TapesAdd to your cart.
Tapes 1-15
Box 3: Oral History VHS TapesAdd to your cart.
Tapes 16-33
Box 4: Oral History VHS TapesAdd to your cart.
Tapes 39-58
Box 5: Oral History VHS TapesAdd to your cart.
Tapes 58B-80
Box 6: Oral History VHS TapesAdd to your cart.
Tapes 80B-104
Folder 1: Women's Studies Conference Posters, March 4-6, 1999Add to your cart.
Generation(s) of Change. Fourth Annual Women's Studies Conference
Item 1: Poster: Collage of Newspaper articles about "Women Firsts"Add to your cart.
(9 different posters, same topic)
Item 2: Poster: 7th Annual Interdisciplinary Conference/Women's Studies Conference  2002Add to your cart.
(2 copies)
Item 3: Laminated News Article: Making a Point on ViolenceAdd to your cart.
Electronic Records ER01: Gender Studies 3.5" Floppy Diskette Migration, 1996-2000Add to your cart.
This series of electronic records was created by the Women's Studies Department at Valdosta State University for the Women's Studies Oral History Project, circa 1999. These files were donated to the Valdosta State University Archives and Special Collections on 3.5" inch floppy diskettes. They were migrated to local storage in 2015.
Extent: 17 3.5 Floppy Diskettes. 3.91 MB (4,110,276 bytes). 195 Files, 37 Folders.
UUID: 717D5D03-4689-4D1E-91E8-87DA4629B059
Electronic Records 2: Dimensions of Personal Politics in the Deep South: Georgia Women Review their Lives, Public and Private, 2011-2012Add to your cart.
Oral History Collection: "Dimensions of Personal Politics in the Deep South: Georgia Women Review their Lives, Public and Private," created by Catherine Oglesby, Valdosta State University. Recorded in 2011-2012. Includes audio, transcripts, and photographs.
Acquisition Info: Catherine  Oglesby <coglesby@valdosta.edu> via in-person paper files (permissions) and USB drive, July 2017.  3.6 GB. Includes audio files in Windows Media Audio 9.2 and DS2 (audio/x-ds2), Word document transcripts, and JPEG images. DS2 files created by Olympus Digital Audio Recorder.  All photos are digital photos of print photos.
Finding Aid: http://archives.valdosta.edu/findingaids/B7E60530-D41A-449E-40A1-676ACA88EB84/finding-aid.html
Interviewees: Jane T. Shelton of Valdosta, Georgia; Nannette Curran of Dillard, Georgia; Constance Curry of Atlanta, Georgia; Mary Dailey of Pavo, Georgia; Nancy Smith Fichter of Tallahassee, Florida; Mary Jane Dailey of Columbus, Georgia; Grace M. Hughes of Valdosta, Georgia; Mattie Wilcox Ivy of Ocilla, Georgia; Evelyn B. Jordan of LaGrange, Georgia; Margaret Broxton Lanier of Manchester, Georgia; Vivian Lawson of Ochlocknee, Georgia; Frances M. Mathis of Gainesville, Georgia; Juanita Miller of Clyattville, Georgia; Hattie Mae Miller of Greensboro, Georgia; Hettie A. Park and Gwen Kelly of Thomasville, Georgia; Carolyn Reynolds Parker of Greensboro, Georgia; Sue Paulsen of Tiger, Georgia; Nan Schwab Pendergrast of Atlanta, Georgia; Alice Pendley of Hampton, Georgia; Virginia Lancaster Shields of Athens, Georgia; Iris Middleton Smith of Hortence, Georgia; Louise Tennent Smith  of Columbus, Georgia; Rose S. Stanback of Columbus, Georgia; Thelma L. Newmanof East Point, Georgia; Ella Trammell of Atlanta, Georgia; Melba Paulk-Veazey of Ocilla, Georgia; Monette Ward of Valdosta, Georgia; Mary Claire Bondurant Warren of Athens, Georgia; Lillie Mae Watts of Hortense, Georgia;
UUID: B7E60530-D41A-449E-40A1-676ACA88EB84
Subject/Index Terms:
Oral history
Politics and culture
Women's Studies
Catherine Oglesby