Papers, ca. 1967

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Papers, ca. 1967

Audiotapes and transcripts of interviews of Congresswomen and women in government service by Peggy Lamson, author.

1/2 file box, 27 cassettes

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SNAC Resource ID: 6386748

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Uccello, Ann, 1922-

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Heckler, Margaret, 1931-2018

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Peterson, Esther Eggertsen, 1906-1997

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

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Ducharme, George Gill

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Lamson, Peggy

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Lamson (Mrs. Roy) is an author who lives in Cambridge, Mass. From the description of Papers, ca. 1967. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 122336329 ...

Freeman, Orville L

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Bloomfield, Alexander.

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Peterson, Esther Allen

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Esther Allen Peterson was born March 9, 1934, in Carson, ND. She spent her first seven years on the North Dakota prairie, and then her family moved to Philadelphia. In her teen years they moved to Port St. Joe, Florida. As the wife of a Lutheran pastor in a small town in northern Minnesota, she began a writing career. Her book, Frederick's Alligator, won the Christopher Award in 1979 and was Children's Choice in 1980. Biographical Source: Something About the Author, Vol. 35, p. 177-178. ...

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Bills of the 96th Congress to provide for temporary increases in the public debt limit, and for other purposes. From the description of Public debt legislation, 96th Congress : legislative history of public debt legislation, 1979-1980. (Louisiana State University). WorldCat record id: 243776779 Bill of the 96th Congress to impose a windfall profit tax on domestic crude oil, and for other purposes. From the description of Crude oil windfall profit tax act of 1980 ...

Grasso, Ella, 1919-1981

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Ella Rosa Giovianna Oliva Grasso, née Tambussi (May 10, 1919 – February 5, 1981) was an American politician and member of the Democratic Party who served as the 83rd Governor of Connecticut from January 8, 1975, to December 31, 1980, after rejecting past offers of candidacies for Senate and Governor. She was the first woman elected to this office and the first woman to be elected governor of a U.S. state without having been the spouse or widow of a former governor. She resigned as governor due t...

Bell, Derrick Albert, Jr., 1930-2011

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Edwards, India

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Political activist. From the description of Reminiscences of India Edwards : oral history, 1978. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 122598141 Government official and journalist. From the description of Papers, 1928-1977. (Harry S Truman Library). WorldCat record id: 70943999 Edwards was born in Chicago and worked as a journalist (1918-1942) before becoming active in the women's division of the Democratic Party...

Mink, Patsy T. (Patsy Takemoto), 1927-2002

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Bloomfield, Alexander

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Rauh, Joseph P. 1911-

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Heckler, Margaret.

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Massachusetts Congresswoman, Cabinet Officer and Diplomat. Heckler was born in 1931 and attended Albertus Magnus College and Boston College Law School. From 1966 to 1982 she served in the United States House of Representatives. In 1983 she was appointed Secretary of Health and Human Services and from 1987 to 1988 she was Ambassador to Ireland. From the description of Margaret Heckler Papers, [1966?]-[1987?]. (Boston College). WorldCat record id: 38038293 ...

Peggy Lamson

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Anderson, Eugenie M. (Eugenie Moore), 1909-1997

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Eugenie Moore Anderson was born in 1909 in Adair, Iowa, the daughter of Flora Belle Moore and Methodist minister Ezekiel Arrowsmith Moore. In pursuit of a musical career she studied at Stephens College in Columbia, Missouri, and at Simpson College in Indianola, Iowa. In 1929 she transferred to Carleton College in Northfield, Minnesota, where she met John Pierce Anderson from Red Wing, Minnesota. They were married in 1930 and moved to New York City, where Eugenie continued her musica...

Motley, Constance Baker, 1921-2005

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Judge; Lawyer; Civil rights advocate; Social reformer; State senator. From the description of Papers 1948-1988. (Smith College). WorldCat record id: 46451836 Judge; interviewee married Joel Motley. From the description of Reminiscences of Constance Baker Motley : oral history, 1978. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 309741689 Constance Baker Motley, circa 1963 Constance Juanita Baker was born on ...

Freeman, Orville, 1918-

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Ducharme, George

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