American Council of Railroad Women Records
American Council of Railroad Women Records, 1944-1977
18 boxes (10 linear ft.)
Collection number: MS 345
An organization of women holding supervisory positions in railroad personnel and service. The records provide insight into the attitudes and motivations of a group of professional women organized for their mutual benefit at a time when most women had "jobs" rather than "careers." Material includes correspondence, minutes, reports, publications, photographs, scrapbooks, and other material which document its history and activities from its founding until 1977.
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The records are open to research according to the regulations of the Sophia Smith Collection with no additional restrictions.
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