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Title

Jimmy Carter signs Maids Honor Day Proclamation, 1970

Subject

Household employees--Labor unions
African American women household employees
Household employees--Legal status, laws, etc.

Description

Georgia Governor Jimmy Carter signs a government proclamation establishing a "Maids Honor Day." Four women stand behind Carter and look on, including Dorothy Bolden on the right.

Creator

National Domestic Workers Union (U.S.)

Publisher

Georgia State University Library

Date

1970

Rights

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Format

Image/jpg

Type

Image

Identifier

L1979-24_011

Files

Citation

National Domestic Workers Union (U.S.), “Jimmy Carter signs Maids Honor Day Proclamation, 1970,” Georgia State University Library Exhibits, accessed December 8, 2021, https://exhibits.library.gsu.edu/current/items/show/3268.