Shirpser, Clara, 1901-

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Shirpser, Clara Garfield, 1901-

From the description of Clara Shirpser papers, [ca. 1948-1968]. (University of California, Berkeley). WorldCat record id: 214934743

Born Clara Garfinkle in 1901, Clara Shirpser was involved in many national Democratic Party campaigns including the Stevenson-Kefauver and the Kennedy-Johnson campaigns. Shirpser also ran for Assemblywoman to District 18, Berkeley and Alameda in 1950. Clara Shirpser's three husbands predeceased her, her first husband in 1938, second husband Adolf Shirpser in 1970 and Nathaniel Levy in 1984. Clara Shirpser Levy died in 1996.

From the description of Clara Shirpser papers : additions, 1945-1993. (University of California, Berkeley). WorldCat record id: 53936692

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associatedWith Cook, Lyle Edwards, 1918-2002. person
associatedWith Democratic National Committee (U.S.) corporateBody
associatedWith Democratic Party (Calif.) corporateBody
associatedWith Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines), 1908-1973. person
associatedWith Kefauver, Estes, 1903-1963. person
associatedWith Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963. person
associatedWith Levy, Nathaniel, 1896-1984. person
associatedWith Online Archive of California. corporateBody
associatedWith Shirpser, Adolf, 1894-1970. person
associatedWith Stevenson, Adlai E. (Adlai Ewing), 1900-1965. person
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Women--Political activity


Birth 1901



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