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A Few Good Women: Advancing the Cause of Women in Government, 1969-74

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Historical Documents

A Matter of Simple Justice (pdf)
The Report of the President's Task Force on Women's Rights and Responsibilities, April 1970

U.S. Citizen's Advisory Council on the Status of Women (pdf)
Citizen's Advisory Council on the Status of Women, May 1973

Women in Public Service (pdf)
Women appointed or promoted by the Nixon Administration

Barbara Franklin shaking President Nixon's hand
Generals Anna Hayes, Inoz Bailey, Elizabeth Hoisington, Jeanne Holm

Gen. Anna Hayes, ANC; Gen. Inoz Bailey, WAR; Gen. Elizabeth Hoisington, WAR; Gen. Jeanne Holm, WAF. Photo courtesy of Military District of Washington, Signal Support Unit, U.S. Army, SP5 Alan H. Cooper and Special Collections, The Pennsylvania State University

President Kennedy signs Equal Pay Act of 1963

Signing of Equal Pay Act of 1963 by President Kennedy, June 10, 1963. Photo courtesy of Special Collections, The Pennsylvania State University