League of Women Voters of Montgomery County, Maryland

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The Montgomery County League of Women Voters was established in 1921 as a non-partisan organization that encourages women to participate effectively in politics and endorses legislation for civic improvement.

The League was involved in the creation of agencies to deal with funds for education, public health, and County planning and zoning. The League campaigned for the Montgomery County Charter in the 1940s, Charter revision in the 1960s and a new Maryland Constitution in 1968.

From the description of Records. 1941-1986. (Montgomery County Public Library). WorldCat record id: 40355729

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referencedIn Rabin, Alice. Alice Rabin papers, 1963-1972 (bulk 1966-1970). University of Maryland (College Park, Md.). Libraries
creatorOf League of Women Voters of Montgomery County, Maryland. Records. Montgomery County Public Library, Administration Offices
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associatedWith Bennett, Marie. person
associatedWith Dinwoodey, Edith. person
associatedWith Garber, Marie. person
associatedWith Kiplinger, Austin. person
associatedWith Kiplinger, Willard. person
associatedWith Rabin, Alice. person
associatedWith Smith, Lathrop. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Maryland--Montgomery County
Montgomery County (Md.)
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