Pandit, Vijaya Lakshmi, 1900-1990

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Vijaya Lakshmi Pandit worked for Indian independence, and was active in the new Indian government. She was, by turns, governor, ambassador, and representative. She was Jawaharlal Nehru's sister, and Indira Gandhi's aunt; as a staunch supporteer of Mohandas Gandhi, she was imprisoned on several occasions.

From the description of Vijaya Lakshmi Pandit letter to Rajni Patel, 1939 Mar. 30. (Pennsylvania State University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 52434205

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referencedIn Chester Bowles papers, 1924-1982 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
referencedIn Higginbottom, Sam, 1874-1958,. Additional papers of Sam Higginbottom and Jane Ethelind Cody Higginbottom [manuscript] 1844-1971. University of Virginia. Library
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creatorOf United Nations. General Assembly. Correspondence, 1953, from Lewis Mumford. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn Victoria Ocampo papers, 1908-1979. Houghton Library
creatorOf Pandit, Vijaya Lakshmi, 1900-1990. Vijaya Lakshmi Pandit letter to Rajni Patel, 1939 Mar. 30. Pennsylvania State University Libraries
referencedIn General Records of the Department of State. 1763 - 2002. Photographs of U.S. Presidents, Vice Presidents, and Presidential and Diplomatic Events
referencedIn Bernays, Edward L., 1891-1995. Edward L. Bernays papers, 1777-1994 (bulk 1920-1990). Library of Congress
referencedIn Walter Francis White and Poppy Cannon papers Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Kitchelt, Florence Ledyard Cross, 1874-1961. Papers, 1885-1961 (inclusive). Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America‏
referencedIn Jones, Thomas H., landscape architect. Abraham Lincoln Birthplace National Historic Site photographs, 1935-1980. Kentucky Department of Libraries and Archives, Kentucky Guide Project Office
creatorOf Pandit, Vijaya Lakshmi, 1900-1990. Correspondence with Marian Anderson, n.d. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf Moulton, Joseph Langdon. Papers, 1922-1986. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
referencedIn Edward L. Bernays Papers, 1777-1994, (bulk 1920-1990) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Andrews, Robert Hardy, 1908-1999. Robert Hardy Andrews collection, 1925-1985. Boston University. School of Medicine
referencedIn Jacobs, Sophia Yarnall, 1902-. Papers, 1932-1975 (inclusive). Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America‏
referencedIn Dunaway, Margaret Fowler. Papers, 1922-1964 (inclusive). Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America‏
referencedIn Hocking, William Ernest. William Ernest Hocking Papers. 1860-1979. Harvard University, Houghton Library
referencedIn Guthrie, Anne. Papers, ca. 1929-1957. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn Bondfield, Margaret, 1873-1953. Margaret Grace Bondfield papers, 1854-1951, 1898-1951 (bulk). Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Littledale, Clara Savage, 1891-1956. Papers, 1903-1982 (inclusive), 1903-1956 (bulk). Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America‏
referencedIn Emanuel Celler Papers, 1924-1973, (bulk 1945-1973) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Papers, 1922-1964 Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America‏
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correspondedWith Andrews, Robert Hardy, 1908-1999. person
correspondedWith Bernays, Edward L., 1891-1995. person
associatedWith Bondfield, Margaret, 1873-1953. person
associatedWith Bowles, Chester, 1901-1986. person
correspondedWith Celler, Emanuel, 1888-1981 person
associatedWith Dunaway, Margaret Fowler. person
associatedWith Guthrie, Anne. person
correspondedWith Hocking, William Ernest, 1873-1966 person
associatedWith Jacobs, Sophia Yarnall, 1902- person
associatedWith Kitchelt, Florence Ledyard Cross, 1874-1961. person
associatedWith Littledale, Clara Savage, 1891-1956. person
associatedWith MARGARET FOWLER DUNAWAY person
associatedWith Moulton, Joseph Langdon. person
correspondedWith Ocampo, Victoria, 1891- person
associatedWith Patel, Rajni M., person
associatedWith United Nations. General Assembly. corporateBody
associatedWith White, Walter Francis, 1893-1955. person
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India
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Women politicians--Correspondence
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Birth 1900-08-18

Death 1990-12-01

Indians (India)

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