Dorothy Smith McAllister papers ca. 1932-1967


Dorothy Smith McAllister papers, ca. 1932-1967

Dorothy Smith McAllister papers ca. 1932-1967

Files relating to Democratic Party activities (largely on microfilm); files relating to her interest in civil rights, fair employment practices, and her involvement with the Michigan and National Consumers League.

2 boxes and 2 reels of microfilm


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Democratic National Committee (U.S.). Women's Division (corporateBody)

The Women's Division conducted its affairs independently of the National Committee; the Division was headed by Miss Mary Dewson, 1932-1934, Mrs. James H. Wolfe, 1935-1936, Mrs. Thomas F. McAllister, 1937-1940, and Mrs. Charles W. Tillett, 1940-1946. From the description of Papers, 1932-1944. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 155522524 ...

McAllister, Dorothy Smith, 1899-1983 (person)

Grand Rapids, Michigan, civic leader, director of the Women's Division of the Democratic National Committee, 1937-1941, later member of various state and local commissions. From the description of Dorothy Smith McAllister papers, ca. 1932-1967. (University of Michigan). WorldCat record id: 78558909 Dorothy Smith McAllister was born in Grand Rapids, Michigan in 1899, the daughter of a prominent local surgeon, Richard Root Smith and his wife, Myra (Raiguel Wonderl...

National Consumers' League (corporateBody)

Organization founded in 1899 to monitor the conditions under which goods were manufactured and distributed. From the description of National Consumers' League records, 1882-1986 (bulk 1920-1950). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70981678 The League was founded in 1898 to improve conditions for workers. From the description of Records, 1912-1949 (inclusive). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 232006759 The National Consumers' League was founded in 18...

Consumers League of Michigan. (corporateBody)