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Overview The Benjamin Collins Papers document his work as chief aid to Vermont Governor Philip H. Hoff including work in state government, ideology at a time of rapid social change, political campaigns, and the Youth Project of Vermont which Collins directed.
Abstract Consuelo Northrop Bailey (1899-1976) was a prominent political figure in Vermont from the 1920s to the 1970s, serving as State's Attorney, State Senator, State Representative, Speaker of the House, Lt. Governor (the first woman to hold such an office in the U.S.), and Republican National Committeewoman. The Consuelo Northrop Bailey Papers contain materials documenting Bailey's political and legal careers, as well as her personal papers, which include correspondence, school papers, financial...
Abstract The Helen MacMartin Papers contain materials related to her tenure as the Secretary-Treasurer of the Progressive Party of Vermont, from 1948 to 1953, as well as her correspondence, from about 1945 to 1975, and clippings, newsletters, correspondence, and other materials concerning the many social concerns, groups, and organizations with which she was involved over the course of her life. She was born in Brooklyn, NY, in 1891, lived most of her life in Burlington, VT, and died in Berlin, VT, in...
Overview Emerson was elected as a Republican to the Vermont House of Representatives in 1939, the Vermont State Senate in 1943, served two terms as lieutenant governor, 1945-47, before he was elected governor in 1951-53 and 1953-55. The collection covers the years 1941-(1951-1955)-1962.
Overview Peter Thatcher Washburn was a Vermont Governor and Lawyer in Ludlow and Woodstock, Vermont. Collection includes letters books (2v.) of family correspondence (1839-58), letter books (2 v.) of business and legal correspondence (149-53), and manuscript records and transcriptions (1v.) of Vermont county court cases (1836-52).
Abstract Sadie L. White (1901-1999), a long-time resident of Burlington’s Old North End, worked in the Winooski Woolen Mill from her late teens until it closed in 1954. She then increased her political activities and served as State Representative for Burlington District 4, 1966-1980 and 1983-1984, and served as City Councilor (Alderman) for District 4, 1981-1982. Her papers document her efforts to change the route of the Burlington Beltline highway and to advocate for the needs of the elderly and poor...
Abstract Stanley Calef Wilson was a lawyer in Vermont and Governor, 1931-1935. Collection includes correspondence, diary (1918), speeches, school essays, desk calendars, campaign material, printed matter, and newspaper clippings. Includes folders on the Vermont Copper Company (1942-57), of which Wilson was secretary, and the Vermont "Little Hoover" Commission to study state Government (1957), and material on banking, farming, insurance, politics, religion, and road building.
- Subject: Politics -- Vermont X
- Bailey, Consuelo Northrop 1
- Bailey, Henry Albon 1
- Collins, Benjamin M. 1
- Emerson, Lee E. 1
- Flanders, Ralph E. (Ralph Edward) 1
- Goddard College. 1
- Hoff, Philip H. (Philip Henderson), 1924- 1
- Howe, Peter A. 1
- MacMartin, Helen Hawthorne 1
- National Federation of Republican Women 1
- Northrop, Peter Bent Brigham 1
- Novikoff, Alex Benjamin 1
- Progressive Party (U.S.: 1948) 1
- Progressive Party (U.S.: 1948)—Vermont 1
- Republican National Committee (U.S.) 1
- Republican Party (Vt.) 1
- Vermont "Little Hoover" Commission 1
- Vermont Copper Company 1
- Vermont. Governor (Wilson, Calef Stanley : 1931-1935) 1
- Vermont. Liquor Control Board 1
- Washburn, Peter Thacher, 1814-1870 1
- White, Sadie L. 1
- Wilson, Stanley Calef 1
- Youth Project of Vermont. 1
- Youth Service Agency New York (N.Y.). 1 ∧ less