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Jean D. Hellmuth papers

Identifier: M 304

Scope and Contents

The collection includes minutes, correspondence, reports, newsletters, newspaper clippings, various publications and other materials related to the attempt to ratify the Equal Rights Amendment in Virginia and other women's issues. The materials date from the late 1970s until the early 1990s. A significant portion of the collection is comprised of materials of the Virginia ERA Ratification Council.


  • 1976 - 1992


Language of Materials

In English

Access Restrictions

No restrictions on access.

Use Restrictions

No restrictions on use.

Biographical/Historical Informaton

Jean D. Hellmuth was actively involved in the attempt to ratify the Equal Rights Amendment in Virginia as well as many other women's issues.


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Materials arranged alphabetically and chronologically therein. The collection has been arranged into two separate series. Series I is made up of material collected by Hellmuth, most of which is related to the effort to ratify the Equal Suffrage Amendment in Virginia. Series II is comprised of the correspondence, minutes and other materials of the Virginia ERA Ratification Council.

Acquisition Information

The collection was a gift to Special Collections & Archives from Jean D. Hellmuth in April 1995. A second deposit of materials was made in 1996.

A Guide tot he Jean D. Hellmuth papers, 1976-1992
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Repository Details

Part of the VCU James Branch Cabell Library Repository

Special Collections and Archives 901 Park Avenue
Richmond Virginia 23284 USA US
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