Young, Louise Merwin, 1903-

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Author and professor at American University (Ohio Wesleyan, B.A., 1925; University of Pennsylvania, M.A., 1927, Ph.D., 1939), Young was active in the League of Women Voters, arranged the files of the LWV for the Library of Congress, was executive vice chair of the National Committee on the Status of Women (1946-1948), and representative of the International Alliance of Women at U.N. Conferences of Non-Governmental Organizations (1947-1948).

From the description of Papers, 1946-1980 (inclusive). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 232006995

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creatorOf Young, Louise Merwin, 1903-. Papers, 1946-1980 (inclusive). Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
creatorOf Young, Louise Merwin, 1903-. Transcript of oral history, 1983. Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
referencedIn Papers of Ethel Sturges Dummer, 1689-1962 Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute
creatorOf Young, Ralph A. (Ralph Aubrey), 1901-. Correspondence to Johan Thorsten Sellin, 1971-1980. University of Pennsylvania Library
referencedIn College Equal Suffrage League. Records, 1909-1953 (inclusive). Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
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associatedWith Allen, Florence Ellinwood, 1884-1966. person
associatedWith Anderson, Mary. person
associatedWith Beard, Mary Ritter, 1876-1958. person
associatedWith Cheek, Jeannette Bailey. person
associatedWith College Equal Suffrage League. corporateBody
associatedWith Drinker, Sophie Hutchinson, 1888-1968. person
associatedWith Dummer, Ethel Sturges. person
associatedWith ETHEL STURGES DUMMER, 1866-1954 person
associatedWith Kenyon, Dorothy, 1888-1972. person
associatedWith League of Women Voters (U.S.) corporateBody
associatedWith McBride, Katharine E., 1904- person
associatedWith Miller, Frieda S. person
associatedWith Young, Ralph A. (Ralph Aubrey), 1901- person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Equal rights amendments
Dual-career families
Women's rights
Women--Political activity
College teachers


Birth 1903



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