Papers, 1884-1998 (inclusive), 1929-1998 (bulk).

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Peterson, Esther, 1906-1997. Papers, 1884-1998 (inclusive), 1929-1998 (bulk).

Papers, 1884-1998 (inclusive), 1929-1998 (bulk).

Personal and professional correspondence, memos, reports, speeches, songs, engagement calendars, articles, clippings, biographical material, photos, and memorabilia reflect her activities from the Bryn Mawr Summer School for Women Workers in the 1930s to her work in the Kennedy, Johnson and Carter administrations, for the ACWA, Giant Food, and various consumer organizations; also, condolences and memorial service arrangements.

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Economist, author, businessman. Means served in several government agencies, 1933-1958. From the description of Papers, 1922-1987, 1933-1987 (bulk) (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 155524177 ...

MONDALE, JOAN ADAMS

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Mugar, John.

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