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League of Women Voters of New Jersey. Records, 1920-1991

Manuscript Collection 1082,
Special Collections and University Archives,
Rutgers University Libraries.


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CONTAINER LIST (boxes 1-20)


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 1                 CONSTITUTION AND BYLAWS
        1-3          1920-1955 and 1959-1970
     
(1)                BOARD MINUTES
        4-53         1920-1960


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 2                 BOARD MINUTES [continued]
        1-29         1961-March 1976


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 3                 BOARD MINUTES [continued]
        1-21         March 1976-September 1983



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 4                 BOARD MINUTES [continued]
        1-5          August 1986-November 1988
     
(4)                COUNCIL MEETINGS
        6-12         1946-1966

(4)                POST BOARD REPORTS
       13-28         May 1961-April 1972


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 5                 POST BOARD REPORTS [continued]
        1-20         May 1972-September 1976


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 6                 POST BOARD REPORTS [continued]
        1-22         October 1976-April 1981


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 7                 POST BOARD REPORTS [continued]
        1-22         May 1981-December 1988

(7)                STATE PROGRAM FILES
       23-25         1929-1979 and 1981-1989
 


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 8                 STATE CONVENTIONS
        1-27         1920-1946


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 9                 STATE CONVENTIONS [Continued]
         1           1947
        2-3          1949
         4           1951
        5-6          1953
        7-9          1955
       10-11         1957
         12          1959
         13          1961
         14          1963
       15-16         1965
       17-18         1971
         19          1975
         20          1987
     
(9)                DOCUMENTATION OF MISCELLANEOUS MEETINGS
         21          Special Meetings, 1921-1927
         22          Advisory Board Meetings, 1928-1931


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 10                STATE ANNUAL REPORTS
        1-3          1930-1942
        4-25         1944-1968
       26-27         1976-1980
        28           1986-1987
(10)               PRESIDENT'S FILES
        29           Attacks on the League: Correspondence, 1944-1956
                       [see also box 49]
        30           Attacks on the League: Printed Matter, 1955-1956
                       [see also box 49 and oversize drawer]
        31           Executive Secretary's Correspondence, 1922-1923
        32           Executive Secretary's Monthly & Annual Reports, 1931-1932
        33           General Correspondence, 1920-1922
        34           General Correspondence, 1946-1947
      35-36          General Correspondence, 1959-1964
        37           Millburn Tax Case Correspondence, 1960-1963
        38           National League, Correspondence From, 1946-1947
        39           New Jersey Council for World Organization: Correspondence,
                       1945, 1947 and undated
        40           New Jersey Council for World Organization: Financial Documents
                       --Statements, 1945
        41           New Jersey Council for World Organization: General File,
                       1947-1948
        42           New Jersey Council for World Organization: Literary Productions
                       --Reports, 1945, 1947 and undated
        43           New Jersey Council for World Organization: Minutes, 1945
        44           New Jersey Council for World Organization: Miscellaneous,
                       1945, 1947 and undated
        45           Proposed Study of the League, 1961
        46           Reports on New Jersey Local Leagues, 1922
        47           1776 Committee, 1976-1977
        48           Speeches, 1967-1968
        49           Steelman-Robbins Memorial Fund, 1946


 
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 11                ADMINISTRATIVE FILES I [see also mapcase folder]
         1           Continuing Responsibilities: Briefing Sheets, 1956-1958
        2-4          Continuing Responsibilities: Correspondence, 1954-1964
        5-7          County Councils: Correspondence, 1944-1964
         8           Current Agenda, 1950-1954
         9           Finance: Correspondence, 1939-1951
         10          Finance: Correspondence, 1958-1964
         11          Finance: Finance Committee Miscellaneous, 1940-1947
         12          Finance: Reports to National, 1945-1947
         13          Finance: Treasurer's Reports and Budget Statements, 1922-1954
         14          Know Your Town and County: Correspondence, 1932 and 1936-1937
         15          Know Your Town and County: Literary Productions
                       --Questionnaires, 1937-1939 and 1941
         16          Know Your Town and County: Literary Productions--Surveys,
                       1925-1926, 1932, 1939-1940 and undated
         17          Know Your Town and County: Printed Materials--Miscellaneous,
                       1929, 1936-1941, 1954 and undated [see also boxes 26, 29-46
                       & oversize drawer]
         18          Know Your Town and County: Printed materials--Newspaper
                       Clippings, 1940
         19          Know Your Town, 1950-1959
         20          League Policy: Correspondence, 1942-1943, 1945, 1947-1950,
                       1952 and 1958
         21          League Policy: Literary Productions--Miscellaneous, 1944, 1947
                       and 1949
         22          League Policy: Literary Productions--Statements, 1944,
                       1947-1950 and undated 
         23          League Policy: Literary Productions--Statements, 1959-1964
         24          League Policy: Policies and Procedures: Non-Partisanship,
                       1949-1967
         25          League Policy: Printed Materials--Miscellaneous, 1936-1949
         26          Local Program, 1957-1960
         27          Membership: Correspondence, 1943-1954
         28          Membership: General Files, 1955-1960
         29          Membership: Local Board Visits, 1951
         30          Membership: Publications, 1945-1953
         31          Membership: Reports, 1943-1954
         32          Nominating Committee: Correspondence, 1953-1955
         33          Nominating and Personnel, 1956-1960
       34-35         Organization, 1945-1954
         36          Organization: Report on Camden, 1950
         37          Organization: Reports on Consultations, 1954
         38          Organization: Unit Plan, 1957-1960
         39          Organization: 1960-1966
         40          Carrie Chapman Catt Memorial Fund: Correspondence, 1948-1949
         41          Carrie Chapman Catt Memorial Fund: Literary Productions
                       --Reports, 1949
         42          Carrie Chapman Catt Memorial Fund: Printed Materials
                       --Miscellaneous, 1949
         43          Overseas Education Fund: Correspondence, 1960-1963
         44          Overseas Education Fund: Financial Documents--Budgets,
                       1961-1962
         45          Overseas Education Fund: Literary Productions
                       --Miscellaneous, 1962
         46          Overseas Education Fund: Literary Productions--Press Releases,
                       1960 and 1962
         47          Overseas Education Fund: Literary Productions--Proposals, 1962
         48          Overseas Education Fund: Literary Productions--Speeches, 1962
         49          Overseas Education Fund: Printed Materials--Bulletins,
                       1961-1962
         50          Overseas Education Fund: Printed Materials--Miscellaneous,
                       1960-1962
         51          Overseas Education Fund: Printed Materials--Reports, 1961-1962
                       and 1968
       52-53         Publications Committee: 1946 and 1950-1953
         54          Publications Committee: 1957-1964
         55          Public Relations: Annual Reports, 1944 and 1949
       56-61         Public Relations: General Files, 1943-1947 and 1950-1955


 
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 12                ADMINISTRATIVE FILES I [continued]			 
        1-4          Public Relations: General Files, 1956-1965
         5           Public Relations: Literary Productions--Newspaper
                       Clippings, 1941-1947
        6-17         Public Relations: Literary Productions
                       --Press Releases, 1940-1966
         18          Round-Table Minutes, 1944-1947
         19          Speaker's Bureau, 1947-1950
       20-22         State Board Lists, 1946 and 1948-1967
         23          Workshops: City Conference, 1960
         24          Workshops: Labor-Management Relations, 1947-1948
         25          Workshops: Leadership, 1945-1946
(12)               ADMINISTRATIVE FILES II
         26          Development: ARCO Project, 1981-1982
       27-29         Development: Correspondence, 1971-1977
       30-31         Development: Correspondence, January-November, 1978
         32          Development: Correspondence, 1979 and 1982-1983
         33          Development: Plan, 1975
         34          League of Women Voters Education Fund, 1961-1972
         35          Local League Annual Reports, 1967-1968
       36-38         Local Leagues: Annual Finance Reports, 1980, Bergen
                       ILO-Westfield
         39          Local Leagues: Annual Reports, 1980, Local Program
       40-41         Local Leagues: Annual Reports, 1980, Treasurer's Reports,
                       Bernards-West Orange
       42-44         Local Leagues: Annual Reports, 1981, General Questionnaires,
                       Bergen Highlands-West Essex


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 13                ADMINISTRATIVE FILES II [continued]
        1-2          Local Leagues: Board Lists, 1967-1968, Atlantic County
                       -Woodbury
        3-4          Local Leagues: Board Lists, 1968-1969, Asbury Park-Union
                       County Council
        5-6          Local Leagues: Board Lists, 1969-1970, Atlantic County
                       -Union County
         7           Local Leagues: State and Local League Board Lists, 1970-1971
        8-9          Local Leagues: State and Local League Board Lists, 1971-1972,
                       Atlantic County-Union County
       10-11         Local Leagues: State and Local League Board Lists, 1972-1973,
                       Atlantic County-Somerset County
       12-20         Local Leagues: Board Lists, 1979-1988
         21          Local Leagues: Consultant's Manual, 1968
         22          Local Leagues: Former Presidents, 1980-1983
       23-25         Local Leagues: National Program Recommendations, 1972, 1974
                       and 1978
         26          Local Leagues: Publications, 1980
       27-28         Local Leagues: Annual Finance Reports, 1981, Bergen Highlands
                       -Morris County ILO
         29           Local Leagues: Annual Reports--Finance, 1982


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 14                ADMINISTRATIVE FILES II [continued]
         1           Local Leagues: Annual Reports--Membership & Finance, 1982
        2-4          Local League Annual Reports, 1983, General Questionnaire,
                       Bergen Highlands-West Orange
         5           Local League Annual Reports, 1984, Local Program
         6           Local League Annual Reports, 1984, Membership & Finance
         7           Local League Annual Reports, 1984, Membership
        8-12         Local Program, 1962-1977
       13-17         Membership, 1963-1977
         18          Membership, 1969-1970: Center City Leagues
         19          Membership, 1979: Local League Members Who Went on
                       to Elective or Appointed Office
         20          National Convention, 1974-1978
         21          National Council, 1975-1978
         22          National Program, 1967-1968
       23-24         National Program, March-April 1968
         25          National Program: Correspondence, 1966-1972
         26          National Program: Other Leagues, 1970-1972
         27          Organization: Consultants' Reports, 1967-1972
         28          Organization: Correspondence with National League, 1971-1973
         29          Organization: Correspondence Received, 1976-1977
         30          Organization: Correspondence Sent, 1963-1973
         31          Organization: Future of the League, 1973-1978
         32          Organization: National Committee on Inter-League
                       Organizations, 1967-1971
         33          Organization: New League Inquiries, 1965-1972
       34-37         Overseas Education Fund, 1961 and 1964-1978
         38          Overseas Education Fund: Thailand Visitor, 1968
         39          Policies & Procedures: Incorporation, 1968-1970
       40-41         Policies & Procedures: Mailings, undated and 1967-1972


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 15                ADMINISTRATIVE FILES II [continued]
        1-3          Policies & Procedures: Mailings, 1973-1982
         4           Policies & Procedures: Office, 1959-1976
         5           Policies & Procedures: Board Mailings, 1972-1983
        6-11         Public Relations, 1966-1972
         12          Public Relations, 1974-1977
         13          Public Relations, 1981-1983
       14-24         Public Relations: Press Releases, 1969-1983
       25-26         Public Relations: Radio & TV Spots, 1975-1983
         27          Public Relations: Workshops, 1980-1984
       28-32         Publications: Correspondence, 1963-1977
         33          Publications: Correspondence re: Spotlight, 1969 and 1984
         34          Publications: Correspondence about Spotmaster, 1980-1981
         35          Publications: Correspondence about Local League Bulletins,
                       1962-1983
         36          Structures and Procedures Committee, 1969-1970
         37          Workshops: Leadership Training, 1974


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 16                LEGISLATIVE FILES
         1           Annual Reports, Legislation Committee, 1947 and 1949
        2-3          Bond Issue, 1968
         4           Committee Observation Reports, 1977
         5           Conferences, 1944-1947
        6-12         General Files, 1941-1955
       13-23         General Files, 1958-1976
         24          General Files, undated [ca. 1945]
         25          Legislative Committee Reports, 1944
         26          Legislative Procedures--Miscellaneous, 1930, 1939, 1952-1953
                       and undated
         27          Legislative Procedures--Miscellaneous, 1952-1960 and 1978
         28          Legislative Procedures: Correspondence, 1947-1949
         29          Quarterly Reports of Legislative Agents, 1972-1975
       30-33         Requests for Action, 1943-1955
         34          Round-Table Minutes, 1945-1948
       35-36         State Legislation: Bills, 1952-1964
         37          State Legislation: Statements, 1946-1953
       38-39         State Legislation: Statements, 1955-1965
       40-45         State Legislature & Officials: Correspondence, 1944-1950
         46          State Legislature & Officials: Correspondence, 1954-1960
         47          State Legislature & Officials: Correspondence, 1963-1965
         48          State Legislature & Officials: Interviews, 1972
       49-52         State Legislature & Officials: Interviews, 1984, Adubato
                       -Kronick


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 17                LEGISLATIVE FILES [continued]
         1           State Legislature & Officials: Interviews, 1988,
                       Laskin-Zimmer
         2           State Legislature & Officials: New Legislators, 1981-1982
         3           State Legislature & Officials: Adubato, 1978; Albohn, 1980
         4           State Legislature & Officials: Baer, 1978; Bassano, 1978
         5           State Legislature & Officials: Brown, Leanna, 1984; Brown,
                       Willie, undated
         6           State Legislature & Officials: Burgio, 1975; Cardinale, 1980
         7           State Legislature & Officials: Brendan Byrne, 1973-1981
         8           State Legislature & Officials: Chinicci, 1978; Codey, 1975-1979
         9           State Legislature & Officials: Conrillo, 1978; DiFrancesco,
                       1980
         10          State Legislature & Officials: Dorsey, 1980; Doyle, 1980
         11          State Legislature & Officials: Dumont, 1978-1979; Edwards, 1978
         12          State Legislature & Officials: Ewing, 1968-1969 and 1979;
                       Feldman, 1975-1980
         13          State Legislature & Officials: Flynn, 1978-1980; Foran, 1978
         14          State Legislature & Officials: Fortunato, 1978-1980; Gagliano,
                       1977-1978
         15          State Legislature & Officials: Gallo, 1980; Garvin, undated
         16          State Legislature & Officials: Gorman, 1972; Gormley, 1978-1980
         17          State Legislature & Officials: Hagedorn, 1978; Hardwick,
                       undated
         18          State Legislature & Officials: Herman, 1974-1981; Hollenbeck
                       & Visotcky, 1978
         19          State Legislature & Officials: Hurley, 1978-1979; Kalick, 1979
         20          State Legislature & Officials: Karcher, 1985; Kavanaugh,
                       1978-1979
         21          State Legislature & Officials: Thomas Kean, 1974-1975
                       and 1982-1983
         22          State Legislature & Officials: Kern, 1978-1980; Keirnan,
                       undated; Laskin, 1978
         23          State Legislature & Officials: Lipman, 1975 and 1978; Littell,
                       1975 and 1978
         24          State Legislature & Officials: Loveys/Martin, 1985; McConnell,
                       1978-1979
         25          State Legislature & Officials: McManimon, 1978-1979; Markert,
                       1980
         26          State Legislature & Officials: Martin, H., 1978
         27          State Legislature & Officials: Muehler, undated; Olszowy, 1979
         28          State Legislature & Officials: Orechio, Carl; 1974-1976;
                       Orechio, Carmen, 1985
         29          State Legislature & Officials: Otlowski, 1980-1984;
                       Patero, 1978
         30          State Legislature & Officials: Pellecchia, 1978; Rand, undated
         31          State Legislature & Officials: Rocco, 1982; Russo, 1974-1980
         32          State Legislature & Officials: Saxton, undated; Schwartz, 1978
         33          State Legislature & Officials: Stockman, 1978; Thompson,
                       undated
         34          State Legislature & Officials: Van Wagner, 1978; Villane,
                       1976-1979
         35          State Legislature & Officials: Weidel, 1972 and 1978;
                       Zane, 1978
         36          State Legislature & Officials: Zangari, 1980
       37-43         Testimony, 1975-1983 
         44          Time for Action, 1955-1961 and 1970
       45-47         U.S. Congress: Correspondence, 1948-1958
       48-50         U.S. Congress: Correspondence, 1960-1962 and 1964-1967
       51-53         U.S. Congress: Correspondence, October 1975-March 1985
         54          U.S. Congress: Correspondence, Day on the Hill, 1967
         55          U.S. Congress: Correspondence, Day on the Hill, 1969
         56          U.S. Congress: Correspondence, Foreign Aid, 1967
         57          U.S. Congress: Correspondence, Human Resources, 1967
         58          U.S. Congress: Correspondence, Water, 1967
       59-66         U.S. Congress: Interviews, 1943-1966


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 18                LEGISLATIVE FILES [continued]
        1-2          U.S. Congress: Interviews, 1970-1971
         3           U.S. Congress: Interviews, 1974-1975
         4           U.S. Congress: Interviews, 1977-1981
        5-6          U.S. Congress: Interviews--Administration, 1958-1967
         7           U.S. Congress: Interviews--Administration, 1970-1974
         8           U.S. Congress: Miscellaneous, 1966-1968
         9           U.S. Congress: Political Accountability Ratings, 1976-1984
         10          U.S. Congress: Roll Call, 1962 and 1965-1967
         11          U.S. Congress: Voting Records, 1967
         12          U.S. Congress: Bill Bradley, 1982
         13          U.S. Congress: Nicholas Brady, 1982
         14          U.S. Congress: Clifford Case, 1978
         15          U.S. Congress: Bernard Dwyer, 1980-1983
         16          U.S. Congress: Jim Courter, 1979-1983
       17-18         U.S. Congress: Millicent Fenwick, 1970-1980
         19          U.S. Congress: Edwin B. Forsythe, 1967-1981
         20          U.S. Congress: Frank Guarini, 1979-1985
         21          U.S. Congress: Harold Hollenbeck, 1976-1979
         22          U.S. Congress: James J. Howard, 1968-1979
         23          U.S. Congress: James Florio, 1973-1981
         24          U.S. Congress: William J. Hughes, 1974-1979
         25          U.S. Congress: Frank Lautenberg, 1982-1983
         26          U.S. Congress: Helen Meyner, 1978
         27          U.S. Congress: Andrew Maguire, 1975-1979
         28          U.S. Congress: Joseph Minish, 1969-1981
         29          U.S. Congress: Edward J. Patten, 1970-1979
         30          U.S. Congress: Matthew Rinaldo, 1973-1980
         31          U.S. Congress: Peter Rodino, 1970-1980
         32          U.S. Congress: Robert A. Roe, 1969-1983
         33          U.S. Congress: Marge Roukema, 1980-1986
         34          U.S. Congress: Christopher Smith, 1980-1983
         35          U.S. Congress: Frank Thompson, Jr., 1970-1979
         36          U.S. Congress: Robert Torrecelli, 1983
         37          U.S. Congress: Harrison Williams, Jr., 1970-1979
       38-42         Vice-Chairman, 1945-1949
         43          Vice-Chairman, undated [ca. 1946]
(18)               DEPARTMENT AND COMMITTEE FILES
         44          All Department Conferences, 1921-1944
         45          Administration of Justice, 1940-1949
         46          Americanization, 1922-1923
         47          Child Welfare, 1920-1924
         48          Child Welfare, 1933-1940
       49-53         Economic Welfare, 1934-1951
         54          Educational Committee: Newsletter Contracts, 1922-1938
       55-61         Education, 1925-1938


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 19                DEPARTMENT AND COMMITTEE FILES [continued]
         1           Education, 1940-1951
        2-3          Efficiency in Government, 1927-1934
         4           Efficiency in Government: National League Publications,
                       1929-1932
         5           Finance Committee: Finance Kit, 1929-1930
         6           Finance Committee: Finance Drive, 1932
         7           Finance Committee: Newsletters, 1934-1935
         8           Finance Committee: Local League Quotas, 1940-1945
         9           Finance Committee: Fund Raising, 1940-1945
       10-11         Finance Committee: Foreign Policy, 1936-1940
       12-18         Government and its Operation, 1934-1949
         19          International Cooperation, 1921-1923
         20          Labor, 1949-1951
       21-23         Legal Status of Women, 1930-1933 and 1936-1939
       24-26         Legislation, 1921-1931
         27          Legislation, 1934
         28          Legislation, 1936-1941
         29          Legislation, 1945-1949
         30          Living Costs, 1921-1923
         31          Living Costs, 1929-1933
         32          Publications Committee, 1941-1943
         33          Readings for Committees, Montclair Public Library, [ca. 1933]
         34          Social Hygiene: Committee Conferences, 1937-1940
         35          Social Hygiene: Correspondence, 1923-1926
         36          Social Hygiene: Correspondence, 1933-1941
         37          Social Hygiene: Miscellaneous, 1932-1938
         38          Social Hygiene: Program of Work & Study Guides, 1931-1938
         39          Social Hygiene: Publications--Sterilization, 1928-1938
         40          Social Hygiene: Publications--Venereal Disease, 1936-1939
         41          Social Hygiene: Reports, 1930 and 1936-1939
         42          Social Hygiene/Sterilization Bills, 1927-1938
         43          Social Welfare, 1940-1949
       44-49         Women in Industry, 1921-1934


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 20                50TH ANNIVERSARY CAMPAIGN FILES
         1           Corporate Solicitation Materials, 1969-1970
        2-3          Correspondence: Local Leagues, A-W; 1968-1971
         4           Correspondence: Metro & Other State Committees, 1969-1970
         5           Correspondence: Miscellaneous, 1968-1970
        6-11         Correspondence: National, August 1967-May 1970 and 
                       July 1970-March 1972
         12          Correspondence: State, 1968-1971
         13          Flip Chart, 1969
         14          Informational Materials, undated
         15          Local Leagues: Miscellaneous Documents, 1968-1970
         16          Local Leagues: Responses to Criticism, 1969;
                       Bergenfield-Woodbury
       17-18         Local Leagues: Reports to State, 1969; Atlantic County-Woodbury
         19          Local Leagues: Reports to Campaign Office, 1969
       20-21         Publications: Campaign Memoranda, July 1968-January 1970
         22          Publications: Committee Guide, 1970
         23          Publications: Newsletter, 1967-1969
         24          Publications: The Task Force Tribunette, 1969-1970
       25-27         Publicity Materials, undated and September 1968-August 1970
         28          Reports (State), 1969
         29          Special Gifts: Correspondence, 1969-1970
         30          Special Gifts: Record, 1969-1970
         31          Stop Lists, 1968-1970


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