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Identifier

Accession 693

Inclusive Dates

1969-1983

Restrictions

Open under the rules and regulations of the Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections

Collection Size

15,500 pieces, 7.75 linear feet

Language

English;

Historical Note

The Equal Rights Amendment (ERA) was a proposed amendment to the United States Constitution designed to guarantee equal rights for women.

Scope and Content Note

The Equal Rights Amendment South Carolina Coalition Records consist of pamphlets, membership listings, newsletters, bulletins, interstate correspondence, legislation positions, polls, newspaper clippings, article reprints, general correspondence and various memorabilia to the attempt to obtain South Carolina ratification of the passage of Equal Rights Amendment. The Equal Rights Amendment (ERA) was a proposed amendment to the United States Constitution designed to guarantee equal rights for women.

Provenance

The Equal Rights Amendment South Carolina Coalition Records were deposited with the Archives in September 1986 by Malissa Burnette.

Copyright

For information concerning copyright please contact the Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections at Winthrop University.

Equal Rights Amendment South Carolina Coalition Records - Accession 693

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