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Reminiscences of Mary Keyserling : oral history, 1982.

Creator: Keyserling, Mary, 1910-
Project: Women in the federal government project.
(see all project interviews)
Phys. Desc. :Transcript 268 leaves.
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Economist; interviewee married Leon Keyserling.

Scope and Contents

Family background; education; National Consumer League, 1938-1940; lobbyist in Washington, D.C.; World War II: Office of Civilian Defense, 1942-1943; Foreign Economic Administration, 1943-1946; Office of International Trade, 1946-1952; Conference on Economic Progress, 1953-1963; Director, Womens̀ Bureau, 1964-1969: equal pay for women, federal day care programs; studies of day care programs worldwide.


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