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A-30

Leopold, Alice K., 1906-1982. Papers of Alice K. Leopold, 1953-1956: A Finding Aid

Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America, Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, Harvard University

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Descriptive Summary

Location: Collection stored off site: researchers must request access 36 hours before use.
Call No.: A-30
Repository: Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America, Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, Harvard University
Creator: Leopold, Alice K., 1906-1982
Title: Papers of Alice K. Leopold, 1953-1956
Date(s): 1953-1956
Quantity: .42 linear feet (1 file box)
Language of materials: Materials in English.
Abstract: Correspondence, biographical material, speeches, etc., of Alice Koller Leopold, director of the U.S. Women's Bureau in 1953 and Assistant for Women's Affairs to the Secretary of Labor in 1954.

Immediate Source of Acquisition:

Accession numbers: 54-45, 55-109, 56-152, 57-50
Gift of Miss Winifred Helmes, Assistant Director, Women's Bureau, Department of Labor, Washington, D.C., and Alice K. Leopold, Director, Women's Bureau.

Access Restrictions:

Access. Collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use:

Copyright. Copyright in the papers created by Alice K. Leopold as well as copyright in other papers in the collection may be held by their authors, or the authors' heirs or assigns.
Copying. Papers may be copied in accordance with the library's usual procedures.

Preferred Citation:

Alice K. Leopold Papers, 1953-1956; item description, dates. A-30, folder #. Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute, Harvard University.

BIOGRAPHY

Alice Koller Leopold was appointed director of the United States Women's Bureau in 1953 and Assistant for Women's Affairs to the Secretary of Labor in 1954.

SCOPE AND CONTENT

Appointed Director of the Women's Bureau, November 19, 1953 and also Assistant to the Secretary of Labor for Women, September 30, 1954, Alice K. Leopold's papers consist of biographical material, newsclippings about Leopold, and releases from the Labor Department about her and her work, also copies of speeches by Leopold. Also material re: Conference on the Effective Use of Womanpower, and studies of Women's Bureau projects.

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Additional Index Terms

Speeches
United States--Officials and employees
Women--Employment
Women engineers
Women teachers
United States. Department of Labor
United States. Women's Bureau

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