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Montgomery County Committee for Fair Representation archives

Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://hdl.handle.net/1903.1/1264

Abstract

Title:
Montgomery County Committee for Fair Representation archives
Author/Creator:
Montgomery County Committee for Fair Representation
Collection number:
74-7
Size:
0.50 linear feet
Bulk dates:
1969-1968
Inclusive dates:
1960-1968
Collection Area:
State of Maryland and Historical Collections
Repository:
Special Collections, University of Maryland Libraries, Hornbake Library, College Park, MD 20742. Tel: 301-405-9212, Fax: 301-314-2709, Email: askhornbake@umd.edu
Abstract:

The Montgomery County Committee for Fair Representation was founded in 1960 as a local arm of the State Committee for Fair Representation. Its purpose was to bring about a change in the system of apportionment in the Maryland General Assembly. The Committee disbanded in 1968. Its records relate to reapportionment in Maryland, the 1962 Court of Appeals decision on reapportionment, and the 1964 U.S. Supreme Court decision upholding reapportionment.

Important Information for Users of the Collection

Restrictions:

This collection is open for research.

Preferred citation:

Montgomery County Committee for Fair Representation archives, Special Collections, University of Maryland Libraries.

Publication rights:

Photocopies of original materials may be provided for a fee and at the discretion of the curator. Please see our Duplication of Materials policy for more information. Queries regarding publication rights and copyright status of materials within this collection should be directed to the appropriate curator.

Status:

This collection is PROCESSED. The finding aid is currently unavailable online. Please contact the Curator of State of Maryland and Historical Collections for more information.