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Oral history interview with Lavinia Engle, 1967

Creator: Engle, Lavinia Margaret, 1892-1979
Project: Social security project.
(see all project interviews)
Phys. Desc. :Transcript: 184 pages Sound recording: 3 reels
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Government official.

Scope and Contents

Field Secretary, National American Women's Suffrage Association; executive director, Maryland League of Women Voters; 1932 presidential campaign; member of Maryland legislature until 1932; Frank Bane in Social Security Administration; chief, Social Security division of field operations until World War II; regional director, District of Columbia area; decentralization of Social Security programs; Anna Rosenberg.


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Copyright by The Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York, 1979.

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