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Title
Council of Catholic Women
Date Created and/or Issued
2019-07-06T01:44:59Z
Contributing Institution
Loyola Marymount University, Department of Archives and Special Collections, William H. Hannon Library
Collection
Dockweiler Family Papers
Rights Information
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Description
A 44-page notebook containing typed, numbered lists of notes on the National Council of Catholic Women. These lists include the reasons for establishing the Council, a timeline of the Council's development, the social issues important to the Council, and the Council's goals, aspirations, and administrative processes. The notes additionally contain quotes by Thomas Jefferson, Woodrow Wilson, Theodore Roosevelt, and various Church leaders, which are used to support the Council's goals and activities, and they also include newspaper clippings on the importance of the Council's work, the need for Catholic charity work to occur in groups, and calls to Catholic women to get involved. Lastly, the notes include a timeline and description of the development of child labor laws during Woodrow Wilson's presidency.
Type
text
Identifier
828e8a2d-a549-414c-885e-3d1e18883162
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Language
English
Subject
Public service organizations--California--Los Angeles
Catholic action--California--Los Angeles
Social justice--Religious aspects--Catholic Church
Church work with women--Catholic Church
Women in charitable work--California--Los Angeles
Child Labor--Laws and Legislation--United States
Source
Department of Archives & Special Collections, William H. Hannon Library, Loyola Marymount University
Relation
Workman Family Papers CSLA-9, Series 1: Mary Julia Workman, Box 2, Folder 5

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