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Women's Department, 1944-1973

Accession: 1411Identifier: 1411-XXXII.


  • Creation: 1944-1973

Scope and Contents

The Women’s Department was founded in about 1944 and continued into the mid-1970s, led by Louise Bushnell (1909-1986). The material in this series document NAM’s efforts to recruit women and frame its positions in such a way as to meet the concerns of women. It includes programs and information kits, as well as Program Notes, a monthly informational pamphlet, directed towards women’s clubs across the country.


From the Collection: 1100 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Additional Description

Access Restrictions

Records subject to 25-year time seal. Litigators may not view the collection without approval.

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Repository Details

Repository Details

Part of the Manuscripts and Archives Repository

PO Box 3630
Wilmington Delaware 19807 USA