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Women in politics--United States--History--20th century

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Evelyn M. Hailey Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. Acc. 2011.425, 2011.517, and 2011.623
Scope and Contents Papers, circa 1970s-1990s, of Evelyn Momsen Hailey (1922-2011) of Norfolk, Virginia. Hailey served as a member of the Virginia House of Delegates from 1974 to 1981 and as a member of the State Senate from 1981 to 1982. She was active with women's rights organizations and environmental protection and an avid supporter of  Equal Rights Amendment legislation.  Her papers include correspondence, clippings, speeches, and printed material, campaign materials, and other materials related to her...

League of Women Voters of the Williamsburg Area Records

 Collection
Identifier: 01/Mss. 76 L47. Mss. Acc. 1983.41, 1994.63A
Scope and Contents Records of the League of Women Voters of the Williamsburg Area (LWVWA). Includes minutes, agendas, correspondence, publications, reports, photographs, memorandums, newsletters, president's files, video recordings and newspaper clippings. Topics covered include among others arms control, national security issues and domestic legislation, information relating to lobbying, etc.

Violet McDougall Pollard Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 01/Mss. 74 P76
Overview Papers of Violet McDougall Pollard (1889-1977), Democratic National Committeewoman for Virginia 1940-1968 and Associate Director, Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, 1940s-1956, include correspondence, records, publications, and clippings concerning Democratic Party politics in Virginia and nationally; correspondence, records, and publications pertaining to the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts and Virginia artists; files on various civic activities; and personal correspondence.