Louchheim, Katie, 1903-Alternative names
Louchheim was a government official and active in the Democratic Party.
From the description of Oral histories, 1974-1976 (inclusive). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 232008480
Government official Louchheim was born in New York City, graduated from Rosemary Hall School (1921), and attended Columbia (1926-1927). She worked for the League of Women Voters and held numerous positions in the Democratic Party.
From the description of Interview, 1968. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 232007802
Government official, Democratic party leader, and author. Born Kathleen Scofield; married first, Walter C. Louchheim; second, Donald Klopfer. Died 1991.
From the description of Katie Louchheim papers, 1906-1991 (bulk 1942-1968). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 71061386
Political activist; interviewee married Donald Klopfer.
From the description of Reminiscences of Katie Scofield Louchheim : oral history, 1973. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 86158183
1903, Dec. 28:
Born, New York, N.Y.
Graduated, Rosemary Hall, Greenwich, Conn.
Married Walter C. Louchheim
1926- 1927: Attended Columbia University, New York, N.Y.
1945- 1946: Assistant to the director of public information, United Nations Relief and Recovery Administration
Special assignment to displaced persons camps, Germany
Delegate from the District of Columbia, Democratic National Convention, Philadelphia, Pa.
Member, District of Columbia Democratic Party Central Committee
1949- 1952: Coauthor, For Women Only column, Labor's League for Political Education
Delegate from the District of Columbia and platform committee member, Democratic National Convention, Chicago, Ill.
1953- 1956: Director for women's activities, Democratic National Committee
1956- 1960: Vice chairman, Democratic National Committee
1956- 1961: Democratic Party national committeewoman, District of Columbia
1961- 1962: Special assistant on women's affairs, State Department
1962- 1963: Deputy assistant secretary of state for public affairs, State Department
1963- 1966: Deputy assistant secretary of state for community advisory services, State Department
Published With or Without Roses. Garden City, N.Y.: Doubleday and Co.
1966- 1968: Deputy assistant secretary of state for educational and cultural affairs, State Department
1968- 1969: United States ambassador, Unesco
Published By the Political Sea. Garden City, N.Y.: Doubleday and Co.
1971- 1973: Contributor, Washington Post and Christian Science Monitor
Published The Making of the New Deal. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press
1991, Feb. 11:
Died, New York, N.Y.
From the guide to the Katie Louchheim Papers, 1906-1991, (bulk 1942-1968), (Manuscript Division Library of Congress)
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