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   League of Women Voters of the City of New York Records, 1919-1979.

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League of Women Voters of the City of New York Records. Rare Book and Manuscript Library. Columbia University.

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Summary Information

At a Glance

Bib ID:4079018 View CLIO record
Creator(s):League of Women Voters of the City of New York.
Title:League of Women Voters of the City of New York Records, 1919-1979.
Physical description:60,000 items (139 boxes, 6 v., 1 oversize)
Language(s):In English
Access: This collection is located off-site. You will need to request this material at least two business days in advance to use the collection in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room.  More information »

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Description

Scope and Content

Correspondence, memoranda, minutes, reports, scrapbooks, printed material, and photographs. The files contain much material of the League of Women Voters of New York State as well, and some material pertaining to the national organization. The files document the League's activities in the areas of voter registration, election reform, New York City government, foreign policy, ecology, and numerous other concerns, and contain the records of city, state, and national conventions, annual reports, and Board and Council minutes. Major correspondents include Emanuel Teller, Stanley M. Isaacs, Jacob K. Javits, Robert F. Kennedy, Edward I. Koch, John Vliet Lindsay, Nelson A. Rockefeller, Anna Lord Strauss, and Percy E. Sutton.

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Using the Collection

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Access Restrictions

 This collection is located off-site. You will need to request this material at least two business days in advance to use the collection in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room.

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Preferred Citation

League of Women Voters of the City of New York Records. Rare Book and Manuscript Library. Columbia University.

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About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries. Rare Book and Manuscript Library; machine readable finding aid created by Columbia University Libraries Digital Library Program Division

Processing Information

Cataloged 07/--/89 Christina Hilton Fenn

Machine readable finding aid generated from MARC-AMC source via XSLT conversion June 26, 2009 Finding aid written in English.
    2009-06-26 File created.
    2011-12-05 EAD created by PTL

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Subject Headings

The subject headings listed below are found in this collection. Links below allow searches at Columbia University through the Archival Collections Portal and through CLIO, the catalog for Columbia University Libraries, as well as ArchiveGRID, a catalog that allows users to search the holdings of multiple research libraries and archives.

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Photoprints.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Scrapbooks.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

Subjects

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Celler, Emanuel, 1888-1981.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Ecology--New York (State)PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Elections--Corrupt practices.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Isaacs, Stanley M. (Stanley Myer), 1882-1962.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Javits, Jacob K. (Jacob Koppel), 1904-1986.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Kennedy, Robert F., 1925-1968.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Koch, Ed, 1924-PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
League of Women Voters of New York State.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Lindsay, John V. (John Vliet)PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
New York (N.Y.)--Politics and government--1898-1951.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
New York (N.Y.)--Politics and government--1951-PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
New York (State)--Politics and government--1865-1950.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
New York (State)--Politics and government--1951-PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Rockefeller, Nelson A. (Nelson Aldrich), 1908-1979.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Social problems.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
United States--Foreign relations.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Voter registration--New York (State)PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Voter registration--New York (State)--New York.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Women in politics.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Women--New York (State)--New York--Societies and clubs.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Women--New York (State)--Societies and clubs.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

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History / Biographical Note

History

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