Papers, 1926-1996 (inclusive).

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Papers, 1926-1996 (inclusive).

Collection includes speeches, 1926-1986; scrapbooks, 1932-1991; an address book used during the Stevenson-Kefauver campaign, 1956; correspondence, both personal and political, photographs, clippings, memos, pamphlets, programs, mailings, and political ephemera.

6.75 linear ft.

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SNAC Resource ID: 6788940

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Lilienthal, David E. (David Eli), 1899-1981

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Miller, Frieda Segelke, 1889-1973

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North Atlantic Treaty Organization

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National League of Women Voters (U.S.)

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Orgill, Edmund

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Dykeman, Wilma

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Tennessee Democratic Women's Council.

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Derian, Patricia M.

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Church Center for the United Nations

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League of Women Voters (Tenn.)

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Democratic Party (U.S.)

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