Louchheim, Katie, 1903-

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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

Biographical Note

  • 1903, Dec. 28: Born, New York, N.Y.
  • 1921: Graduated, Rosemary Hall, Greenwich, Conn.
  • 1926: 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
  • 1945: Special assignment to displaced persons camps, Germany
  • 1948: Delegate from the District of Columbia, Democratic National Convention, Philadelphia, Pa.
  • 1949: Member, District of Columbia Democratic Party Central Committee
  • 1949 - 1952 : Coauthor, For Women Only column, Labor's League for Political Education
  • 1952: 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
  • 1966: 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
  • 1970: Published By the Political Sea. Garden City, N.Y.: Doubleday and Co.
  • 1971 - 1973 : Contributor, Washington Post and Christian Science Monitor
  • 1983: 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)

Archival Resources
Role Title Holding Repository
creatorOf Louchheim, Katie, 1903-. Reminiscences of Katie Scofield Louchheim : oral history, 1973. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Louchheim, Katie, 1903-. Oral histories, 1974-1976 (inclusive). Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
referencedIn Papers, 1884-1998 (inclusive), 1929-1988 (bulk) Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute
creatorOf Louchheim, Katie, 1903-. Katie Louchheim papers, 1906-1991 (bulk 1942-1968). Library of Congress
referencedIn Papers, 1833, 1884-1972 Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute
referencedIn Everett, Sallie Baker. Sallie Baker Everett papers, 1941-1961. East Carolina University, Joyner Library
creatorOf Keyserling, Mary Dublin. Reminiscences of Mary Dublin Keyserling : oral history, 1981. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Harriman, Florence Jaffray Hurst, b. 1870. Reminiscences of Florence Jaffray Harriman : oral history, 1967. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Nygaard, Daphna, 1894-1978. Political papers, 1940-1975. University of North Dakota, Chester Fritz Library
creatorOf Louchheim, Katie, 1903-. Transcript of oral history, 1973. Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
creatorOf Smit, Leo, 1921-1999. A transient view : five choruses [for] unison, two, three and four equal voices unaccompanied / poems by Katie Louchheim ; music by Leo Smit. SUNY at Buffalo, University at Buffalo
referencedIn Dewson, Molly, 1874-1962. Albums, 1861-1962 (inclusive). Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
referencedIn Women's Action Organization. Oral history interviews, 1974-1977 (inclusive). Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
referencedIn George W. Pray Papers, 1844-1890 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
creatorOf Louchheim, Katie, 1903-. Interview, 1968. Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
referencedIn Margaret Bayne Price Papers, 1918-1969, 1947-1968 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
referencedIn Peterson, Esther, 1906-1997. Papers, 1884-1998 (inclusive), 1929-1998 (bulk). Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
creatorOf Diamond, David, 1915-2005. The noblest game : an opera in a prologue, two acts, six scenes / music by David Diamond ; libretto by Katie Louchheim. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Nash, Ruth Cowan, 1901-. Papers: Series I-IV, 1905-1990 (inclusive) [microform]. Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
referencedIn Blizard, Margaret Louise Murray, 1919-. Papers, 1929-1985 (inclusive). Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
referencedIn Sampson, Edith S. (Edith Spurlock), 1901?-1979. Papers, 1927-1979 (inclusive) 1934-1979 (bulk). Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
creatorOf Louchheim, Katie, 1903-. Transcript of oral history, 1969, 1978. Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
creatorOf Louchheim, Katie, 1903-. Transcript of oral history, 1972. Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
referencedIn Parisi, Angela R., 1914-1961. Papers, 1940-1961 (inclusive), 1955-1961 (bulk). Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
referencedIn Papers, ca.1905-1989 Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute
creatorOf Katie Louchheim Papers, 1906-1991, (bulk 1942-1968) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Miller, Emma Guffey, 1874-1970. Papers: Series I-II, 1833-1975 (inclusive). Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
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Relation Name
correspondedWith Annenberg, Walter H., 1908-2002 person
correspondedWith Bingham, Barry, 1906-1988 person
correspondedWith Bingham, Mary Caperton, 1904- person
associatedWith Blizard, Margaret Louise Murray, 1919- person
correspondedWith Boggs, Hale, 1914-1972 person
correspondedWith Boggs, Lindy, 1916- person
correspondedWith Bruce, Evangeline person
correspondedWith Bruce, Evangeline person
associatedWith Butler, Paul M. (Paul Mulholland), 1905-1961. person
associatedWith Carlisle, Kitty, 1910-2007 person
associatedWith Carpenter, Liz. person
correspondedWith Cerf, Bennett, 1898-1971 person
associatedWith Columbia University. Oral History Research Office. corporateBody
associatedWith Democratic National Committee (U.S.) corporateBody
associatedWith Democratic Party (U.S.) corporateBody
associatedWith Dewson, Molly, 1874-1962. person
associatedWith Diamond, David, 1915-2005. person
associatedWith Douglas, William O. (William Orville), 1898-1980. person
correspondedWith Duke, Angier Biddle, 1915-1995 person
correspondedWith Duke, Robin Chandler Lynn person
correspondedWith Edwards, India person
correspondedWith Ehrlich, Henry person
correspondedWith Ehrlich, Henry person
associatedWith Emma (Guffey) Miller, 1874-1970 person
associatedWith ESTHER (EGGERTSEN) PETERSON, 1906-1997 person
associatedWith Everett, Sallie Baker. person
associatedWith Furness, Betty, 1916-1994 person
correspondedWith Gore, Albert, 1907-1998 person
correspondedWith Gore, Pauline La Fon person
associatedWith Green, Edith, 1910-1987, person
associatedWith Griffiths, Martha Wright, 1912- person
associatedWith Hackman, Larry J., person
associatedWith Hansen, Julia Butler, 1907-1988, person
correspondedWith Harriman, Florence Jaffray, 1870-1967 person
associatedWith Harriman, Florence Jaffray Hurst, b. 1870. person
associatedWith Hess, Jerry N., 1931- person
correspondedWith Humphrey, Hubert H. (Hubert Horatio), 1911-1978 person
associatedWith Johnson, Lady Bird, 1912-2007. person
associatedWith Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines), 1908-1973. person
associatedWith Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963 person
associatedWith Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963. person
associatedWith Kennedy, Robert F., 1925-1968. person
associatedWith Keyserling, Mary Dublin. person
associatedWith Louchheim family. family
associatedWith Louchheim family. family
associatedWith Louchheim, Walter C. (Walter Clinton), 1899-1973. person
associatedWith Lyndon Baines Johnson Library. corporateBody
associatedWith Mason, John T., 1909-, person
correspondedWith McCarthy, Abigail Q. (Abigail Quigley) person
correspondedWith McCarthy, Eugene J., 1916-2005 person
associatedWith Miller, Emma Guffey, 1874-1970. person
correspondedWith Mitchell, Stephen A. (Stephen Arnold), 1903-1974 person
associatedWith Motley, Constance Baker, 1921- person
associatedWith Mulhollan, Paige E. person
associatedWith Nash, Ruth Cowan, 1901- person
associatedWith Nygaard, Daphna, 1894-1978. person
associatedWith Parisi, Angela R., 1914-1961. person
associatedWith Peterson, Esther, 1906-1997. person
associatedWith Pray, George Washington, 1825-1890 person
associatedWith Price, Margaret Bayne, 1912-1968 person
correspondedWith Rayburn, Sam, 1882-1961 person
correspondedWith Reischauer, Edwin O. (Edwin Oldfather), 1910-1990 person
correspondedWith Reischauer, Haru Matsukata, 1915- person
associatedWith Reston, James, 1909-1995 person
associatedWith Rusk, Dean, 1909-1994. person
associatedWith RUTH BALDWIN (COWAN) NASH, 1901-1993 person
associatedWith Sampson, Edith S. (Edith Spurlock), 1901?-1979. person
associatedWith Schofield family. family
associatedWith Schofield family. family
associatedWith Scofield, Adele Joseph. person
associatedWith Scofield, Adele Joseph. Adele Joseph Scofield papers. person
associatedWith Smit, Leo, 1921-1999. person
associatedWith Sorensen, Theodore C. person
associatedWith Sorensen, Theodore C. person
associatedWith Stevenson, Adlai E. (Adlai Ewing), 1900-1965. person
associatedWith Sullivan, Leonor K, person
correspondedWith Truman, Bess Wallace person
correspondedWith Truman, Bess Wallace person
associatedWith Truman, Harry S., 1884-1972. person
associatedWith United Nations Monetary and Financial Conference (1944 : Bretton Woods, N.H.) corporateBody
associatedWith United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration. corporateBody
associatedWith United States. Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs. corporateBody
associatedWith United States. Department of State. Office of Community Advisory Services. corporateBody
associatedWith United States. Dept. of State. Bureau of Public Affairs. corporateBody
associatedWith United States. Dept. of State. Office of Community Advisory Services. corporateBody
associatedWith Women's Action Organization. corporateBody
correspondedWith Wyzanski, Charles E. (Charles Edward), 1906- person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Washington (D.C.)
United States
United States
United States
United States
United States
United States
Washington (D.C.)
Subject
Women--Political activity--United States
Women in public life
Women--Political activity
Women--Political activity--Interviews
Women's rights
Presidents--Election--1952
Presidents--Election--1956
Political refugees
Landscape protection
Politics, Practical
Legislators
Equal rights amendments
Women legislators
Political conventions
Presidents--Election
Occupation
Public officials
Authors
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Birth 1903-12-28

Death 1991-02-11

Female

English

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