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Marjorie Sewell Holt papers


Marjorie Sewell Holt papers
Holt, Marjorie Sewell
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18.25 linear feet
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State of Maryland and Historical Collections
Special Collections, University of Maryland Libraries, Hornbake Library, College Park, MD 20742. Tel: 301-405-9212, Fax: 301-314-2709, Email:

Congresswoman Marjorie Sewell Holt represented the 4th District of Maryland in the U.S. Congress from 1973 to 1987 and was noted for her leadership in national legislation for urban homesteading, matters concerning the Chesapeake Bay, and women's issues. Other central topics represented in the collecton include national defense, campaign issues, and National and Dulles airports. Holt's career is documented through voting records, appointment schedules, speeches, correspondence, political cartoons, and photographs.

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