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League of Women Voters (U.S.) records

League of Women Voters (U.S.)

League of Women Voters (U.S.) records

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    Subjects:
  • Land use,
  • Child labor,
  • Labor,
  • League of Women Voters (U.S.). Education Fund,
  • Federal government,
  • Health,
  • Emigration and immigration,
  • ERAmerica (Organization),
  • Poor,
  • Race relations,
  • Child welfare,
  • Consumer protection,
  • Civil rights,
  • League of Women Voters (U.S.).,
  • Civil service,
  • Election law,
  • Water quality,
  • United Nations,
  • Housing,
  • Legal status, laws,
  • Women,
  • National security,
  • Environmental protection,
  • State governments,
  • Suffrage,
  • United States,
  • International trade,
  • Citizen participation,
  • Women"s rights,
  • International relations,
  • Voting,
  • Inner cities,
  • Patriotism,
  • Equal rights amendments,
  • Constitutional amendments,
  • Public welfare,
  • Education

  • About the Edition

    Correspondence, memoranda, minutes, proceedings, speeches, reports, project studies, subject files, biographical material, financial records, newspapers clippings, printed matter, and other records concerning the league"s activities at the national, state, and local levels. Documents the organization"s lobbying efforts, national conventions and council meetings, and projects of the League of Women Voters Education Fund. Topics include child labor and welfare, citizen participation in the inner cities, civil rights, civil service, consumer issues, education, election law, environment, ERAmerica and the Equal Rights Amendment, federal-state relations, health, housing, immigration, international relations and trade, labor, military spending, national security, patriotism, needs and rights of the poor, race relations, the suffrage movement, United Nations, voter education, water quality and related land use, welfare, and women"s legal status and rights.

    Edition Notes

    ContributionsNational American Woman Suffrage Association. League of Women Voters, National League of Women Voters (U.S.)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination514,400 2,221 24 98 900
    Number of Pages2221
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24836308M
    LC Control Number82029660

    Miss Paul and the President: the creative campaign for women's right to vote by Dean Robbins. E lizabeth Cady Stanton and Susan B. Anthony: a friendship that changed the world by Penny Colman. Virginia Women & the Vote, the Equal Suffrage League & the League of Women Voters in Virginia by Bernice Colvard. Voting Help. Ohio Voter Questions & Answers. For the answers to the most frequently asked questions about Election Day, check out the League of Women Voters of Ohio Voter Q&A Series and share with your friends on Facebook. Rooted in the movement that secured the right to vote for women, the League of Women Voters is a non-partisan political organization that encourages informed and active participation in government by working to educate voters and to increase understanding of major public policy issues, including protecting and engaging voters, reforming money in politics, and defending the environment.


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