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CIO Political Action Committee A Woman's Guide to Political Action


Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC09640.025.02 Author/Creator: CIO Political Action Committee Place Written: New York, New York Type: Pamphlet Date: 1944 Pagination: 47 p. ; 19.5 x 13.3 cm.

Summary of Content: One pamphlet entitled, "A Woman's Guide to Political Action," published by the CIO Political Action Committee dated 1944. The guide is geared towards women for the upcoming 1944 election. Contains platforms on issues of health, labor rights, racial equality, consumerism, and women's rights.

People: Roosevelt, Franklin Delano, 1882-1945

Historical Era: Great Depression and World War II, 1929-1945

Subjects: LaborHousingUnionsQuality of LifeWorker's rightsWomen's HistoryWomen's EducationWorld War IIHealth and MedicalGovernment and Civics

Sub Era: The Civil Rights Movement

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