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Women's History: Primary Sources: Government Documents

Government Documents

Documents produced by the United States government can be a great source of information. Below are just a few examples of the types of government documents that are relevant to women's history. Both of the examples can be found in the Proquest Congressional database. To find more, see: Government Documents. Another helpful resource is:

Huls, Mary Ellen. United States Government Documents on Women, 1800-1990: A Comprehensive Bibliography. vols. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 1993.
HUNT STACKS-3 Z7964 .U49 H85

If you need help locating government documents, please ask for assistance.

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Charlotte Kiger Price
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