Martha C. McKay papers, 1971-1992 [manuscript].

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McKay, Martha C. (Martha Clampitt), 1920-2009. Martha C. McKay papers, 1971-1992 [manuscript].

Martha C. McKay papers, 1971-1992 [manuscript].

Speeches, correspondence, and subject files relating to Martha C. McKay's activities as the founder of the North Carolina Women's Political Caucus and the National Women's Political Caucus, her efforts to garner support for the Equal Rights Amendment, and her efforts to promote economic justice and development for women.

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North Carolina Women's Political Caucus

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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...

McKay, Martha C. (Martha Clampitt), 1920-2009

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Martha C. McKay, women's rights activist, Democratic Party leader, and economist, was born in Winchester, Mass., in 1920. She received her B.A. in Economics in 1941 from the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill. From the description of Martha C. McKay papers, 1971-1992 [manuscript]. WorldCat record id: 37812516 Martha Clampitt McKay was born in Winchester, Mass., on 16 May 1920. She is the daughter of Robert Hamilton Clampitt and Cornelia Morrison Clampit...

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