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Call No.: 1578
Repository: Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America, Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, Harvard University
Creator: Neuberger, Maurine B. (Maurine Brown), 1907-2000
Title: Papers of Maurine B. Neuberger, 1966-1969
Quantity: .42 linear feet (1 file box)
Language of materials: Materials in English.
Abstract: Correspondence of Maurine Brown Neuberger, U.S. Senator from Oregon and chair of the Citizens' Advisory Council on the Status of Women, 1966-1968.
Maurine Brown Neuberger was a United States Senator from Oregon and Chairman of the Citizens' Advisory Council on the Status of Women from 1966 to 1968.
The correspondence of Maurine Brown Neuberger, United States Senator from Oregon, Chairman of the Citizens' Advisory Council on the Status of Women, 1966-1968, relates only to the activities of the Council. Citizens' Advisory Council on the Status of Women was established in November, 1963 as a result of the report American Women of the President's Commission on the Status of Women, to ensure effective and continuing leadership in advancing the status of women, by stimulating action in the private sector, evaluating progress and advising and assisting the Interdepartmental Committee on the Status of Women.Maurine Brown Neuberger's correspondence files cover the period July, 1966-1969 and include additionally the letters of Catherine East, Executive Secretary of Citizens' Advisory Council on the Status of Women, written after the resignation of Neuberger, at the beginning of the Nixon administration.