Charlotte Nichols Montgomery Papers 1912-1986 1954-1974


Charlotte Nichols Montgomery Papers 1912-1986 1954-1974

Montgomery, Charlotte Nichols, 1904-1994; journalist, columnist, author, consumer advocate. Papers date from 1912-1986 and consist of writings, speeches, correspondence, journals, diaries, research materials, publicity and press clippings, photographs, awards, scrapbooks, biographical materials, and ephemera which primarily document her professional life as a pioneering consumer advocate and columnist best known for the column in magazine from 1955-1982. Speaker for the House Good Housekeeping

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