Mildred L. Jackson papers
Collection number: ahc.MSS908
Scope and Content
This collection contains material related to the Fashion Group, Inc., Rich's Fashionata, and the fashion industry in Atlanta. Included in the collection are membership lists, newsletters, souvenir programs, newspaper clippings, correspondence and event planning materials, and greeting cards. The collection is divided into three series: Series I, The Fashion Group, Inc.; Series II, Fashionata; and Series III, Greeting Cards sent to Mildred Jackson.
- 1945-1980, undated
- Jackson, Mildred L. (Person)
Conditions Governing Access
This collection is open for research.
Conditions Governing Reproduction and Use
Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright. All requests to publish, quote, or reproduce must be submitted through the Kenan Research Center.
Mildred L. Jackson worked for Rich's Department Store in the 1940s as Associate Director of Public Relations. In 1949, she joined the Fashion Group, Inc., Atlanta Chapter, which was a "non-commercial association of women engaged in fashion work." Among the local group's members were women prominent in the fashion industry in Atlanta. Included in the group were fashion writers from the Atlanta Journal and the Atlanta Constitution, fashion buyers from local department and clothing stores, and public relations and advertising staff of the stores. Mildred Jackson later worked for the State of Georgia Department of Education. Additional biographical information about Mildred Jackson has not been determined.
0.42 linear ft. (1 document case)
Immediate Source of Acquisition
- Mildred L. Jackson papers
- Finding aid prepared by
- January 2013
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- Finding aid is written in English.