Women in Congress, 1917-1990
Read Online
Share

Women in Congress, 1917-1990

  • 187 Want to read
  • ·
  • 51 Currently reading

Published by U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Women in politics -- United States

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementprepared under the direction of the Commission on the Bicentenary of the U.S. House of Representatives, by the Office of the Historian, U.S. House of Representatives
Series101 Congress, 1st Session, House Document No. 101-238,101/2
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 266 p. :
Number of Pages266
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22841292M

Download Women in Congress, 1917-1990

PDF EPUB FB2 MOBI RTF

Women in Congress, Since when Jeannette Rankin became the first women to serve in the House of Representatives, women have been elected or appointed to Congress. $ $ Ebook Since when Jeannette Rankin became the first women to serve in the House of Representatives, women have been elected or appointed to Congress.   Since when Jeannette Rankin became the first women to serve in the House of Representatives, women have been elected or appointed to Congress. Their congressional service was a prominent legacy of the long campaign for woman's suffrage and for the acceptance of women in political institutions so long the exclusive domain of men. Buy Women in Congress, by United States. Congress. House of Representatives. Office of the Historian online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 0 edition - starting at. Shop now.

Details about BGRD1I0 Women in Congress by Editors | Paperback. The Congress Book by American Philatelic Society., Helbock, Richard W. [edi. $ Free shipping. United States Stamp Duties: Containing All the Acts of Congress, and Decisions o. $ $Seller Rating: % positive.   An updated version of House document , entitled Women in Congress, ''--P. iii.   Updated through the end of the th Congress, Women in Congress, is written for a general audience and researched using primary and secondary sources. The eBook edition is based on the print edition. A revised set of essays reflects the considerable increase in the number of women in Congress during the last decade.   The second edition of Women in Congress (H. Con Res. , H. Doc. No. , /2) was authorized by the House and the Senate in By that point, women had served in Congress, Representatives and 16 Senators (Barbara Mikulski and Margaret Chase Smith had served in both chambers).

Get this from a library! Women in Congress, [United States. Congress. House. Commission on the Bicentenary of the U.S. House.; United States. Congress.   Since , more than 70 women of color have been elected to Congress. There have been 13 Asian-Pacific-American women who have served in Congress. The first Asian-Pacific-American woman elected to Congress, Patsy Mink of Hawaii, won election to the House in There have been 47 African-American women who have served in Congress. "An updated version of House document , entitled Women in Congress, ''--Introd. "Matthew A. Wasniewski, editor-in-chief"--T.p. verso. Shipping list no.: S. Includes bibliographical references and index. Also available via . Women in Congress, Congressional Research Service 1. Introduction On November 9, , Jeannette Rankin (R-MT) was elected to the House of Representatives as Montana’s Representative-at-Large to the 65th Congress ().