Moxon, Barbara (1921-2011)
Papers, 1964-2006, 4 ft.
Speaker, motivator, mentor, recruiter and leader, Moxon dedicated her life to service. She knew citizen groups could accomplish their goals through cooperation, hard work, and perseverance. Moxon was involved in and held positions in organizations and campaigns such as Advocates for Comprehensive Health Education (ACHE), SC Division of the American Association of University Women (AAUW), Common Cause of SC, Constitutional Convention Repeal Campaign, Equal Rights Amendment of SC (ERA), SC Advocates for Women on Boards and Commissions, League of Women Voters of SC, Planned Parenthood of SC, SC Commission on Women, SC Coalition for Choice, and the SC Christian Action Council.
Collection Finding Aid (pdf, 7 pages)
The collection is arranged in six series: General, Biographical, Topical Files, Speeches, Clippings, and Audiovisual. Much of the information in this collection is related to different organizations in which Mrs. Moxon participated. Documents provide information on the organizations’ missions and members, and include newsletters, supportive literature, meeting minutes, and letters requesting support of the designated organization’s cause.