Papers, 1941-1995

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Papers, 1941-1995

Papers, 1941-1995

Papers of government official and feminist activist Catherine East

27 cartons, 3 file boxes, 1 folio folder, 1 folio+ folder, 16 photograph folders, 1 slide, 4 audiotapes (T-264)

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Derian, Patricia M.

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Weitzman, Lenore J.

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Eisler, Riane Tennenhaus

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Comanche health reformer, women's rights worker; executive director, Americans for Indian Opportunity. From the description of Papers, ca. 1974-[ongoing]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70953421 LaDonna Vita Tabbytite Harris, born February 15, 1931, in Cotton County, Oklahoma, is a Comanche national and social activist who has advocated for the empowerment of Native Americans. In 1970, she founded Americans for Indian Opportunity (AIO), and has served as its president for th...

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Ruckelshaus, Jill

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As director of continuing education at the University of Wisconsin, Clarenbach initiated projects to improve women's education and to widen job opportunities through apprenticeship and vocational programs. She was a co-founder and board member of the National Organization for Women, chair of the Wisconsin Governor's Commission on the Status of Women, and the first president of the National Association of Commissions for Women. Clarenbach also chaired the convening conference of the National Wome...

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Curtis was born in Chicago, the daughter of George Morris and Lucile (Atcherson) Curtis, and received a B.A. from Vassar College in 1950. She was a reporter for the Columbus (Ohio) Citizen (1950-1961) as well as an English teacher (1952-1954) and radio commentator (1959-1960) in Columbus. She became a reporter for The New York Times and then family/style editor (1965-1973) and associate editor and editor of the op-ed page (1974- ). She was the author of First Lady (1963) and Assignment (1974). ...

William F. Whitsitt

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Kennedy, Robert F., 1925-1968

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Robert Francis Kennedy (1925-1968), brother of former President John Fitzgerald Kennedy, was a Senator from New York. He graduated from Milton Academy in Massachusetts, and served in the United States Navy Reserve from 1944 to 1946. Kennedy later graduated from Harvard University in 1948 and then from the University of Virginia Law School in 1951. He was admitted to the Massachusetts bar in 1951. He worked as an attorney in the Criminal Division of the Department of Justice from 1951 ...

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Illinois state university

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Tish Sommers was most known as an advocate of women's rights, especially older women's rights. She chaired NOW's Task Force on Older women in the 1970s, and in 1980 founded the Older Women's League (OWL), an advocacy organization with chapters across the country. Sommers was influential in the founding of the Alliance for Displaced Homemakers which was responsible for taking many older women's issues to the White House. From the description of Tish Sommers papers, 1970-1985. (San Die...

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Michael Novak is a syndicated columnist and resident scholar at the American Enterprise Institute (Washington, D.C.). He has authored many books, including "The Rise of the Unmeltable Ethnics," and has also been a political speechwriter, anti-war and civil rights advocate, and consultant to government and corporations. From the guide to the Michael Novak Papers, 1970-1976, (University of Minnesota Libraries. Immigration History Research Center [ihrc]) ...

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Barbara Jordan (b. Feb. 21, 1936, Huston, TX–d. Jan. 17, 1996, Austin, TX) graduated magna cum laude from Texas Southern University in 1956 and attended Boston University School of Law, graduating in 1959. Before returning to Texas to practice law, she taught political science at Tuskegee Institute in Alabama for a year. Jordan won a seat in the Texas Senate in 1966, becoming the first African-American and first black woman state senator. In 1972, she was elected to the U.S. House of Representa...

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Scientist and educator (Iowa State University, B.S., 1955; M.I.T., Ph.D., 1959), Johnson was appointed Assistant Professor of biochemistry at the University of Pittsburgh Medical School in 1967. When denied tenure in 1973, she sued the university on the grounds of sex discrimination, retaining Sylvia Roberts as her attorney; the National Organization for Women Legal Defense and Education Fund supported Johnson. The university was cleared of sex discrimination charges in 1977. From th...

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Heckler, Margaret

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Spear, Joseph C.

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Weddington, Sarah Ragle.

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Sarah Ragle Weddington was born on February 5, 1945 in Abilene, Texas. She received a B.S. from McMurry College in Abilene in 1965 and a J.D. from the University of Texas at Austin in 1967. She practiced law in Austin, Texas from 1967 to 1977, and in 1970 and 1971 she was assistant city attorney in Ft. Worth, Texas. In 1973 she argued the abortion case Roe v. Wade before the U.S. Supreme Court. She served as a state legislator in the Texas House of Representatives from 1973 to 1977. In 1977 she ...

Carol Brown

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Bradlee, Benjamin C.

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Benjamin Crowninshield Bradlee (b. 1921), journalist, newspaper editor, author, held posts with the New Hampshire Sunday News, the Washington Post, and the U.S. Foreign Service during the 1940s and 1950s. He was the Managing Editor of the Washington Post from 1965 to 1968. From the description of Bradlee, Benjamin C. (Benjamin Crowninshield), 1921- (U.S. National Archives and Records Administration). naId: 10572597 ...

Smith, Delores

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Kenyon, Dorothy, 1888-1972

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Lawyer; Judge; activist. Municipal Court Justice, New York City, 1930's; president of the Consumers' League of New York; appointed to a League of Nations Commission to Study the Legal Status of Women, 1938; U.S. delegate to the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women, 1947-50. Charged by Senator Joseph McCarthy with membership in communist organizations and was the first person to appear before Senate Foreign Relations Sub-Committee, 1950. Was on National Board of the American Civil Lib...

Saiki, Patricia F., 1930-

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Steinem, Gloria, 1934-

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Gloria Steinem, late 1960's Gloria Steinem was born on March 25, 1934 in Toledo, Ohio to Leo Steinem and Ruth Nuneviller Steinem, the second of their two children (Suzanne Steinem was born in 1925). She grew up in Toledo and Clark Lake, Michigan, where the family ran a summer resort. Leo and Ruth divorced in 1945, and, with Suzanne away at Smith College in Northampton, Massachusetts, eleven-year-old Gloria assumed responsibility for the care of her mother, who was incre...

National Federation of Business and Professional Women's

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Warner, John W., 1927-

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U.S. Senator from Virginia. From the description of Correspondence of John Warner, 1979-[ongoing]. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 30793540 United States Senator from Virginia. From the description of Papers of John W. Warner, 1985-1986. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 53357650 From the description of Papers of Senator Warner [manuscript], 2003 July-2004 September. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647987509 ...

North American Aviation

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Lane, Laura

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Sirica, John J. (John Joseph)

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Long, Russell B.

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Russell Billiu Long served in the United States Senate from Louisiana for 38 years. Son of Louisiana governor and senator, Huey Pierce Long, and nephew of three-time Louisiana governor, Earl Kemp Long, Russell Long was elected to the U.S. Senate seven times, retiring from public office in January 1987. From the description of Russell B. Long photograph, circa 1950s. (Louisiana State University). WorldCat record id: 190570382 From the description of Russell B. Long papers, 18...

Bryn Mawr

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Keyserling, Mary Dublin

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Economist; interviewee married Leon Keyserling. From the description of Reminiscences of Mary Keyserling : oral history, 1982. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 86158528 Economist; married Leon Keyserling. From the description of Reminiscences of Mary D. Keyserling : oral history, 1977. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 122376757 Economist; interviewee married Leon H. Keyserling. ...

Mitgang, Iris

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Mink, Patsy T., 1927-2002

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Lawyer, public official, and U.S. representative from Hawaii. From the description of Patsy T. Mink papers, 1883-2005 (bulk 1953-2002). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 71014567 Patsy Mink was born in Paia Maui, Hawaii on December 6, 1927, the daughter of Suematsu and Mitama (Tateyama) Takemoto. She was valedictorian of the Maui High School Class of 1944. Mink began her collegiate studies at the University of Hawaii, but left after her sophomore year to attend Wil...

Deukmejian, George, 1928-

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Dewey, Ellen Sim

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Gray, Elizabeth

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Cally S. Zann

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Rockville Maryland Business and Professional Women

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Rossi, Alice S. 1922-

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Southern Bell

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Dorsen, David M.

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Carden, Maren Lockwood

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Maren Lockwood Carden earned her Ph.D. from Harvard in 1963. She became a sociologist who wrote on feminism; she was a fellow at the Radcliffe Institute from 1970-1972. From the description of Student notes, 1956-1959. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 77066954 Sociologist (University of London, B.Sc., 1955; University of Maryland, M.A., 1957; Harvard University, Ph.D., 1963), Carden received a variety of grants, was a fellow at the Radcliffe Institute (1961, 1970-19...

Michaelis, Diana T.

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Twentieth Century Fund. Task Force on Women and Employment

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McCarthy, Eugene J., 1916-2005

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Educator, U.S. representative from Minnesota, U.S. senator from Minnesota, and author. From the description of Papers of Eugene J. McCarthy, 1960. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 71064286 Eugene J. McCarthy served as a U.S. Congress member (Democratic Farmer-Labor) from Minnesota's fourth district (1949-1958) and as U.S. senator from Minnesota (1959-1970). He sought the Democratic nomination for President of the United States in 1968 against Lyndon B....

National Abortion Rights Action League

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NARAL is a national lobbying and membership organization which was devoted to obtaining, and later to maintaining, the availability of safe, legal abortions. The initials stood for the National Association for the Repeal of Abortion Laws from the organization's founding in 1969 until 1973, when the Supreme Court decision in Roe v. Wade made abortion legal. From the guide to the [Videotape collection] [videorecording], 1977-1992, (Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute) A n...

Alexander, Shana.

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Allan, Virginia R.

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General Electric

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Thompson, James R., 1936-

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Illinois lawyer, politician, and four-term governor (1977-1991). From the description of Letter, December 4, 1979. (Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library). WorldCat record id: 123416149 As Illinois' 39th governor from 1976 to 1990 Thompson held the office for 14 years, longer than any other governor. A lawyer, the Republican Thompson has held positions as a prosecutor for Cook County (1959-1964), law school professor at Northwestern University (1964-1...

Rawalt, Marguerite, 1895-

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Lawyer and feminist Rawalt has served as legal counsel for the National Organization for Women (NOW) and the Women's Equity Action League (WEAL), chaired the Civil and Political Rights Committee (CPR) of the President's Commission on the Status of Women (PCSW), and worked with the Citizens' Advisory Council on the Status of Women (CACSW). From the description of [Audiotape collection] [sound recording]. 1953-1979. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 122583145 Lawyer, i...

Fenwick, Millicent

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Millicent Fenwick was an New Jersey congresswoman who served in the U.S. House of Representatives from 1975-1982. From the description of Congressional papers, 1975-1980. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122580264 Congresswoman. From the description of Reminiscences of Millicent Fenwick : oral history, 1981. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 309726228 ...

Weyand, Ruth

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Scott, Ann London, 1925-1975

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Schroeder, Pat

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Braden, Ina Claire, 1932-

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O'Hanrahan, Inka

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Mott, Stewart Rawlings, 1937-

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Atkinson, Ti-Grace

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Armstrong, Anne Legendre

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Mitchell, Joyce Slayton

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Palmer, Hazel

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National Association of Girls and Women in Sport

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Russell Sage foundation

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The Russell Sage Foundation was established in 1907 by Margaret Olivia Sage "for the improvement of social conditions in the United States..." A pioneer in the developing field of social work, the Foundation set standards for the development of both theory and practice. From the description of Records, 1907-1982. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 154270047 ...

McGovern, George S. (George Stanley), 1922-2012

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George Stanley McGovern, a Representative and a Senator from South Dakota was born in Avon, South Dakota, July 19, 1922. He attended Dakota Wesleyan University, 1940-1942 and enlisted in the United States Army Air Corps in June 1942. McGovern was elected to the United States Senate in 1962; reelected in 1968 and 1974 and served from January 3, 1963, to January 3, 1981. He was an unsuccessful candidate for Democratic presidential nomination in 1968 and 1984 and the unsuccessful Democratic nominee...

Roig, Helen J.

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Patel, Marilyn

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Hernandez, Aileen C.

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Democratic National Committee.

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Paxson, Marjorie Bowers, 1923-

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Karpatkin, Rhoda

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Anderson, John Bayard, 1922-....

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Women's Equality Day

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Bird, Caroline

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National Advisory Committee

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Emerson, Thomas I. (Thomas Irwin), 1907-1991

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Lawyer. From the description of Reminiscences of Thomas Irwin Emerson : oral history, 1953. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 309734528 From the description of Reminiscences of Thomas Irwin Emerson : oral history, 1955. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 309737818 Thomas Irwin Emerson was born in Passaic, New Jersey, on July 12, 1907. He graduated from Yale College in 1928 and from Yale Law School in 1...

United States. Interdepartmental Committee on the Status of Women

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Wheaton Glass Co.

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Graham, Katharine, 1917-2001

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Publisher and author. From the description of Papers of Katharine Graham. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 71073529 Katharine Graham (1917-2001) was a newspaper publisher and executive with the Washington Post Company. She was on the editorial staff at the Washington Post from 1939 to 1945, was a member of the Sunday circulation and editorial departments from 1969 to 1979, served as president of the Washington Post Company from 1963 to 1973, chairman of the board from 1973 to ...

Wheeler, Edwin Michael

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Knox, Holly

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Bork, Robert H

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Biographical Note 1927, Mar. 1 Born, Pittsburgh, Pa. 1944 1945 Attended University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pa. 1945 1946 Member, ...

Doar, John, 1921-

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Ware, Caroline F. (Caroline Farrar), 1899-1990

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Social historian, consumer lobbyist; interviewee married Gardiner C. Means. From the description of Reminiscences of Caroline F. Ware : oral history, 1982. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 122565371 Caroline Farrar Ware, a professor of history and social science, received her A.B. from Vassar in 1920, her A.M. from Radcliffe in 1924, and her Ph.D. in 1925. Ware was an associate professor of history at Vassar from 1925-1930 and from 1932-1934...

Katzenbach, Nicholas deB. (Nicholas deBelleville), 1922-2012

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Nicholas deBellevielle Katzenbach (b. 1922), lawyer, born in Philadelphia, Pa.; Deputy U.S. Attorney General (1962-1964); acting Attorney General (September 1964-January 1965); Attorney General (1965-1966); and Under Secretary of State (1966-1969). From the description of Oral history interview with Nicholas Katzenbach, 1985 Mar. (University of Georgia). WorldCat record id: 45749565 Nicholas deBelleville Katzenbach (b. 1922) lawyer and government official, was Deputy Attorne...

Califano, Joseph A. 1931-

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Telegraph Company

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Dorsen, Norman

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Professor Dorsen graduated from Columbia University in 1950 and the Harvard Law School in 1953, where he was an editor of the Harvard Law Review (1951-1953). Then, as First Lieutenant in the U.S. Army, he served as an Assistant to the General Counsel of Secretary of the Army (1953-1955); in this capacity he assisted Army attorney Joseph Welch throughout the 1954 Army McCarthy Hearings. Following a Fulbright grant to the London School of Economics (1955 1956), he served as a law cler...

Scott, Anne Firor, 1921-....

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Anne Firor Scott was born April 24, 1921 in Montezuma Georgia. She married Andrew MacKay Scott in 1947. She graduated summa cum laude in 1941 from the University of Georgia and earned her M.A. at Northwestern in 1944 and her Ph.D. in 1958 at Radcliffe College. From 1944-1947 and again from 1951-1953, Scott served as a research associate, congressional representative and editor of THE NATIONAL VOTER for the League of Women Voters of the United States. She began teaching at Duke University in 1961...

Falkowski, Evelyn

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Gruberg, Martin

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Industrial Welfare Commission

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Kreps, Juanita M. (Juanita Morris), 1921-2010

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Born January 11, 1921, Lynch (Harlan Co.), Kentucky. Professor of Economics at Duke University (1958-1977), where she was also James B. Duke Professor of Economics, Dean of the Woman's College, and University Vice President. She was appointed U.S. Secretary of Commerce in 1973. From the description of Juanita Morris Kreps Papers, 1921-2001 and undated (bulk 1968-1997). (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 49647517 192...

Catherine East, 1916-1996

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Government official and feminist activist Catherine East was born May 15, 1916, to U.G. and Bertha (Woody) Shipe, in Barboursville, W.Va. She attended Marshall College (now University) in Huntington, W.Va., from 1932 to 1935, where she majored in English and mathematics. Unable to pay her tuition, she had to leave school before completing the requirements for her degree. Marshall granted the A.B. in absentia in 1941, having allowed her to complete her coursework at George Washington...

Sowell, Thomas, 1930-....

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Avery, Nina Belle Horton

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Gardner, Jo Ann Evans

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Roberts, Sylvia

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Conroy, Catherine

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Tower, John G. (John Goodwin), 1925-1991

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Hilton, Mary N.

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Anderson, Keke

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Macleod, Michael

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Brown, Carol

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Finch, Robert

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International Conference on Abortion

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Henderson, Vera S.

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Ross, Susan Deller

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Carden, Maren Lockwood

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Maren Lockwood Carden earned her Ph.D. from Harvard in 1963. She became a sociologist who wrote on feminism; she was a fellow at the Radcliffe Institute from 1970-1972. From the description of Student notes, 1956-1959. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 77066954 Sociologist (University of London, B.Sc., 1955; University of Maryland, M.A., 1957; Harvard University, Ph.D., 1963), Carden received a variety of grants, was a fellow at the Radcliffe Institute (1961, 1970-19...

Broyhill, Joel T. (Joel Thomas), 1919-2006

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Joel Thomas Broyhill was born in Hopewell, Virginia, in 1919. After graduating from George Washington University in 1941, Broyhill served as a captain and rifle company commander for the U.S. Army during World War II. His service in Germany, which included capture during the Battle of the Bulge and escape from a prisoner-of-war camp, earned him a bronze star. After the war, Broyhill returned to Arlington, Virginia, to work as a partner and general manager of his father's real-estate business, M....

Women's Equity Action League

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WEAL was founded in 1968 by a group of professional women, mostly lawyers, in Cleveland, Ohio, who originally hoped to begin a NOW (National Organization for Women) chapter. Realizing NOW's agenda would not garner widespread support in Cleveland, they began their own group and limited their concerns to education, legislation, and the economic rights of women. WEAL challenged sex discrimination on college campuses, in the military, and in the work place. The WEAL Fund was established in 1972 as t...

O'Reilly, Jane

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O'Reilly (B.A., Radcliffe, 1958) is a journalist in New York City, writing for The New York Times, and for magazines: New York, Glamour, Ms., and others. From the description of Papers, 1969-1970 (inclusive). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 232007832 ...

Alsop, Stewart.

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American journalist and author. From the description of Stewart Alsop collection, 1958-1973. (Boston University). WorldCat record id: 70976450 Stewart Johonnot Oliver Alsop (1914-1974) was an American newspaper columnist and political analyst. A graduate of Yale University (1936), he was an editor at Doubleday and wrote a regular column for the New York Times for nearly fifteen years. He is also the author of several books on politics and journalism. From the gui...

National Woman's Party

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National organization in the women's rights movement. Founded as the Congressional Union for Woman Suffrage in 1916-1917 by Alice Paul. From the description of National Woman's Party records, 1850-1975 (bulk 1913-1972). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70982391 Organizational History 1913 Founding of the Congressional Union for Woman Suffrage by Alice Paul ...

Byrd, Harry F., Jr. (Harry Flood), 1914-2013

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U.S. Senator from Virginia. From the description of Harry Flood Byrd, Jr. papers, [1920?], 1960, 1966, 1982-2005. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 77129822 From the description of Photographs of Harry Flood Byrd, Jr. [manuscript[], circa 1906-1968, 2005. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647991031 From the description of Harry Flood Byrd, Jr., papers [manuscript, 1966-1970. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 77128978 U.S....

Amatniek, Kathie

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Mollison, Char

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Heide, Wilma Scott, 1921-1985

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Wilma Scott Heide was a sociologist and former chair and president of the National Organization for Women. She obtained her R.N. from Brooklyn State Hospital (1945), her B.A. in sociology (1950) and a Litt.M. (1955) from the University of Pittsburgh, and her Ph.D. in feminist theory and public policy from the Union of Experimenting Colleges and Universities (1978). She was married to Eugene E. Heide from 1951 to 1972; they had two children, Tamara and Terry. Heide was a ...

Boyer, Elizabeth

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Boyer, an author and a member of the Ohio branch of the National Organization for Women, was one of the founders of the Women's Equity Action League in 1968. From the description of Papers, 1965-1972 (inclusive). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 232006965 ...

Bambace, Angela

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Riordan, John

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Professional Women's Caucus

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National Organization for Women

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The National Organization for Women (NOW) was formed in Washington D.C. in 1966, and incorporated in 1967. The organization was formed to bring women into full participation in the mainstream of society, assuming all privileges and responsibilities in fully equal partnership with men. Local chapters were formed throughout the country and task forces were set up to deal with problems of women in areas such as employment, education, religion, poverty, law, politics, and image in the media....

Freeman, Jo.

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Morgan, Charles, 1930-2009

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McGill, Ruth

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Bowdler, Nancy

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Matthews, Shirley

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United States. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission

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Fraser, Arvonne S.

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The Center on Women and Public Policy was established in May, 1985 in the Hubert H. Humphrey Institute of Public Affairs, with Arvonne Fraser as senior fellow. It is the first center at a major U.S. University to be devoted speficically to women's policy issues. The Center's focus is worldwide,and it assesses the impact of women's organizations on the status of women. From the description of Publications of the Center on Women and Public Policy, 1985-1988. (University of Minnesota, M...

Noyes, Newbold, 1918-

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Federally Employed Women, Inc.

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Conlin, Roxanne Barton

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Roxanne Barton Conlin, feminist and civil justice activist, worked as a lawyer in private practice from 1966 to 1967 before serving as Deputy Industrial Commissioner in Des Moines from 1967 to 1968. Conlin was an Assistant Attorney General for the state of Iowa for seven years (1969-1977), heading the Civil Rights Section of the Iowa Department of Justice. She also did anti-trust work in this position and handled several cases involving willful misconduct by public officials. ...

Gutwillig, Jacqueline

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Griffiths, Martha

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Armistead, Betty

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Sandler, Bernice Resnick

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Sandler (University of Maryland, Ph.D.) has been director of the Project on the Status and Education of Women (PSEW) of the Association of American Colleges since 1971. Earlier she taught psychology, was a nursery school teacher and adult education instructor, served as Education Specialist for the U.S. House of Representatives' Special Subcommittee on Education and as Deputy Director of the Women's Action Program at HEW, and chaired the Action Committee for Federal Contract Compliance of the Wo...

Heath, Kathryn Gladys, 1910-

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Kathryn Gladys Heath was assistant director for international educational relations for the U.S. Office of Education in the late 1950s. For biographical information, see Who's Who of American Women, 1958-1959. From the description of Cartoons, n.d. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 122557634 ...

Martha Stuart

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Witter, Jean

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Raphael, Tamar

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Citizens' Advisory Council on the Status of Women (U.S.)

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NOW Legal Defense & Education Fund

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The National Organization for Women Legal Defense & Education Fund was established in 1970 as a "public service organization dedicated to achieving equality for women and girls." LDEF has focused its efforts on gaining legal rights for women in educational and employment opportunity, cases of physical abuse and sexual harassment, and in marriage and divorce laws. During the 1970s, it campaigned for passage of the Equal Rights Amendment. NOW LDEF has sponsored the Women's Media Project, the P...

Neuberger, Maurine B. (Maurine Brown), 1907-2000

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U.S. Senator from Oregon and Chairman of the Citizens' Advisory Council on the Status of Women, 1966-1968. From the description of Papers, 1966-1969 (inclusive). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 232006765 Born in Cloverdale, Oregon, in 1907, Maurine Brown Neuberger was educated at the University of Oregon. She taught English and physical education in Portland, Oregon schools. She married Richard L. Neuberger in 1945. From 1950 to 1955 she served in the Oregon Legisl...

Heinz, Elise Brookfield, 1935-

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Avco Corp.

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Janeway, Elizabeth.

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Peterson, Esther, 1906-1997

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Trade-unionist. From the description of Oral history interview with Esther Peterson, 1977. (Wayne State University, Archives of Labor & Urban). WorldCat record id: 32321626 Consumer adviser; government executive; interviewee married Oliver R. Peterson. From the description of Reminiscences of Esther Peterson : oral history, 1983. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 309725994 Active in the fields of labor, education, wom...

Snowe, Olympia J. (Olympia Jean), 1947-

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Rendel, Margherita N.

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United States. President's Commission on the Status of Women

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The Commission was established by President John F. Kennedy in 1961 to examine the needs and rights of women and to make recommendations for "the diminution of barriers that result in waste, injustice, and frustration." Eleanor Roosevelt chaired the Commission until her death in 1962. From the description of Records, 1961-1963 (inclusive). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 232006800 ...

Kantrowitz, Leo

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Wulf, Melvin L.

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Bunting-Smith, Mary, 1910-1998.

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Moyers, Bill D.

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Friedan, Betty

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Betty Goldstein Friedan (1921- ), a writer, publicist, political activist, and speaker on the subject of women, helped found the National Organization for Women, and served as its first president (1966-1970). For additional information see: Britannica Book of the Year (1970-1971), Current Biography (1970), and Who's Who of American Women (1991-1992). From the description of Papers, 1933-1980 (inclusive). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 232006604 Feminist, activist,...

Gardner, G. H. F.

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Johnstone, Susan

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Segal, Phyllis N., 1945-

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Freed, Doris Jonas

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Rocketdyne

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Bronstein, Alvin J.

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Morris, Celia

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Abortion Reform Association

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President's Commission on White House Fellowships (U.S.)

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Nikki Van Hightower

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Koontz, Elizabeth D. (Elizabeth Duncan), 1919-1989

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Born Elizabeth Duncan; married Harry Lee Koontz in 1947; North Carolina school teacher; president North Carolina Association of Classroom Teachers (1959-1963); president, Department of Classroom Teachers of the National Education Association (1968-1969); headed the Women's Bureau of the Department of Labor during the Nixon Administration; delegate to the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women (1970); d. 1989. From the description of Elizabeth Duncan Koontz collection, 1929-...

Mealey, Margaret

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Eastwood, Mary O., 1930-

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A lawyer employed by the federal government, Eastwood was active in the formation of the National Organization for Women (NOW); a board member of Human Rights for Women (HRW), an organization formed in 1968 to help finance sex discrimination litigation and research projects on women's issues; and a member of Federally Employed Women (FEW), a group that sought an end to sex discrimination in the federal government. From the description of Papers, 1915-1982 (inclusive), 1945-1982 (bulk...

Orr, Elizabeth

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Cook, Marlow W. (Marlow Webster), 1926-

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Stapleton, Jean, 1942-

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Lugar, Richard

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Miller, Helen Hill, 1899-

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Economist, author and journalist (Bryn Mawr, A.B., 1921; Oxford, Diploma in Economics and Political Science, 1922; University of Chicago, Ph. D., 1928), Miller, who wrote journal articles on history and economics and books on biography, history, and travel, was a tutor at the Bryn Mawr Summer School for Women Workers, 1921, 1923, and 1926, on the staff of the U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, 1934-1940, Executive Director of the National Policy Committee, 1941-1947, American editorial representative of...

Murphy, Irene

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Feminist, public administrator, political worker (Barnard, A.B., 1941; Columbia, Ph.D., in American politics), Murphy has been on the New York State Democratic Committee, on Edmund Muskie's presidential campaign staff, county postmistress on Long Island, NY, executive director of the Federation of Organizations of Professional Women, an elected official in Chevy Chase, Md., and an official at the U.S. Department of the Interior. She is the author of Public Policy on the Status of Women (Lexingto...

Murphy, Betty Southard

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Hixson, Allie Corbin

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Allie Corbin Hixson was born May 28, 1924 to Emma Triplett and Alfred B. Corbin of Columbia, Kentucky. She earned a B.A. in English at Oklahoma A & M College in 1949 and an M.A. in Humanities at the University of Louisville in 1961. She also earned a Ph. D. in English at the University of Louisville. Hixson was a teacher in both high schools and colleges in Oklahoma, Indiana, and Kentucky. In the 1970's, she retired from her teaching career to devote time toward the support of the Equal Righ...

Murray, Florence K. (Florence Kerins), 1916-2004

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Carabillo, Toni

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Toni Carabillo and Judith Meuli were both active in the National Organization for Women. Carabillo was president of the Southern California Chapter and Meuli served on NOW's Policy and Planning Committee; both were editors of the National NOW Times. From the description of Chronology of "the split," 1991. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 232008460 ...

University of Pittsburgh. United Faculty

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Throughout its history the University of Pittsburgh has received occasional support from the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. In the early 1960s it suffered an unprecedented fiscal crisis and sought a solution that linked it to the Commonwealth. On August 23, 1966, House Bill No. 2 of the General Assembly of Pennsylvania was signed and the University officially became state-related. From the description of State-related status of the University of Pittsburgh files, 1936-1983. (Universit...

Alexander, Dolores

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Komisar, Lucy, 1942-

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Lucy Komisar was born in the Bronx in April 1942. She participated in several activities on behalf of civil rights, including editing the Mississippi Free Press for one year. From the description of Komisar (Lucy) civil rights collection, 1961-1991 (bulk 1961-1964). (University of Southern Mississippi, Regional Campus). WorldCat record id: 57600042 Freelance writer and editor, Lucy Komisar was vice president for public relations for the National Organization for Women (1970-...

Women's Research Center of Boston

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Delco Products

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Derfner, Armand

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The bulk of the collection deals with three civil rights cases. They are: Case I: John Knight, et al. vs. State of Alabama, 787 F Supp 1030 (N.D. al. 1991) This case deals with a lawsuit filed in Montgomery, AL by private plaintiffs associated with Alabama State University when the state failed to comply with U.S. Dept. of Ed. on an effective desegregation plan. Case II: Jake Ayers Sr. et al vs. United States of America vs, State of Mississippi, 69 F.2d 311. This is a case filed by African Ameri...

Southern Pacific Company

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What started as a boycott by the American Railway Union against Pullman's Palace Car Co. in 1894 escalated to a strike covering the area from Chicago to the Pacific Coast. On the premise of interfering with the mails the federal government intervened and crushed the strike. From the description of Journal of incidents in San Francisco resulting from the American Railway Union strike, 1894 June 27-Aug. 31. (Huntington Library, Art Collections & Botanical Gardens). WorldCat record ...

Reston, James, 1909-

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Marcy, Mildred Kester, 1913-

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Paschall, Eliza K.

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Eliza King Paschall, author and activist, was born October 5, 1917, in Adams Run (Charleston County), South Carolina. During World War II, Paschall served with the American Red Cross Clubmobile, mobile units of volunteers providing refreshments and recreation to Allied soldiers across Europe. She married Walter Goode Paschall (1910-1959), a prominent Atlanta journalist, in 1945. She was active in civic, interracial, and women's organizations in which she held several offices including executive ...

Sharwell, William

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Abzug, Bella S., 1920-1998

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Bella S. Abzug (b. July 24, 1920, New York City, NY–d. March 31, 1998, New York City, NY) was an American lawyer, U.S. Representative, social activist and a leader of the Women's Movement. She recieved her undergraduate degree from Hunter College and a law degree from Columbia University in 1944. She practiced law at the firm of Pressman, Witt & Cammer specializing in labor law and took on civil rights cases. In 1970, she won a seat in the House of Represenatitves and served through 1977. A s...

Griffiths, Martha W. (Martha Wright), 1912-2003

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Detroit, Michigan, attorney, Democratic member of the U.S. House of Representatives, and member of the House Ways and Means Committee. From the description of Martha W. Griffiths papers, 1956-1974. (University of Michigan). WorldCat record id: 34423241 Detroit, Michigan, attorney, Democratic member of the U.S. House of Representatives, 1955-1974, and member of the House Ways and Means Committee. From the description of Martha W. Griffiths papers, 1956-1976. (Univ...

Partee, Cecil A., 1921-

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Illinois representative (Democrat) from twenty-second and twenty-first districts (1957-1966); Illinois senator from twenty-sixth district (1967-1976). Senate President Pro Tempore (1971-1973), Minority Leader (1974-1975), and Majority Leader and first black elected as President of the Illinois Senate (1975-1976). From the description of Papers, 1961-1975 (bulk 1971-1974) (Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library). WorldCat record id: 21209579 Cecil Armillo Partee (1921-1994) was...

Gunderson, Barbara

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National Women's Political Caucus (U.S.)

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The National Women's Political Caucus was formed in 1971 as a multiparty organization seeking to gain an equal voice and place for women in the political process at the local, state and national levels. The caucus and its state affiliates support women candidates for elective and appointive offices and seek to ensure that women hold policy-making positions in political parties. They have lobbied in state legislatures for the Equal Rights Amendment, women's reproductive rights, and other measures...

Kanter, Rosabeth Moss

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Women's Action Program

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Lloyd-Jones, Esther McDonald, 1901-

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Schlafly, Phyllis, 1924-2016

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Phyllis Schlafly was born 15 August 1924 in St. Louis, Missouri. The mother of six, she is an attorney and a conservative political activist. Her biggest platforms have been against equal rights amendments and feminist views. She founded the Eagle Forum and the Eagle Forum Education & Legal Defense Fund in 1972 and remains in the office of their president today. From the guide to the Phyllis Schlafly reports, 1989-1991, (L. Tom Perry Special Collections) ...

Leader, Shelah Gilbert, 1943-

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The first president of the Buffalo chapter of the National Organization for Women, Leader was recording secretary for the National Commission on the Observance of International Women's Year. She was also the organizer of the film festival at the first National Women's Conference in Houston, Tex., in 1977. From the description of Papers, 1976-1978 (inclusive). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 232008926 ...

Usery, W. J., 1923-

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W.J. Usery (1923- ), machinist, union official, Assistant Secretary and Secretary of Labor, federal and private mediator, born in Hardwick, Georgia. From the description of W.J. Usery papers, 1940, 1952-1985. (Georgia State University). WorldCat record id: 38477540 W.J. Usery, Jr. (1923- ), machinist, union official, Assistant Secretary and Secretary of Labor, federal and private mediator, born in Hardwick, Georgia. From the description of W.J. Usery, Jr. oral hi...

Women in Apprenticeship

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International Feminist Planning Conference

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Grasso, Ella

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Ella Rosa Giovanna Oliva Tambussi Grasso, a Mount Holyoke College alumna, politician and former Governor of Connecticut, was born on May 10, 1919 in Windsor Locks, Connecticut, to James and Maria Oliva Tambussi. Both Italian immigrants, her father owned and operated the Windsor Locks Bakery, and her mother was a mill worker. Grasso went to St. Mary's School in Windsor Locks, Ct and the Chaffee School in Windsor, Ct. She entered Mount Holyoke College in 1936 and graduated magna cum laude with an ...

National Association of Women Business Owners.

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Carpenter, Liz

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Lucas, Roy

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Following graduation from New York University Law School in 1967, Roy Lucas published a landmark article, "Federal Constitutional Limitations on the Enforcement and Administration of State Abortion Statutes," in the North Carolina Law Review. Soon his interest in student rights and other civil liberties issues were overwhelmed as abortion litigation came to him in ever-growing volume. In 1969 and 1970 he helped found, with Morris Dees, the James Madison Constitutional Law Institute with offices ...

Fields, Daisy B.

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A specialist in personnel management, Fields spent 27 years in the federal government. In 1967 she was appointed a special assistant in the Federal Women's Program of the Veterans' Administration, charged with developing and recommending policies in all areas of personnel management relating to the status of women. After her retirement in 1971, she founded Fields Associates, a consulting firm dealing with equal employment opportunity and career planning for women. From the descriptio...