Colton, Marie Watters 1922-
Most widely held works about Marie Watters Colton
Most widely held works by Marie Watters Colton
Marie Watters Colton scrapbooks and audiocassette, 1978-1994 by Marie Watters Colton ( )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
The collection includes scrapbooks related to Marie Colton's activities in the North Carolina General Assembly, 1978-1994. Scrapbooks contain newspaper clippings, photographs, letters from constituents and lobbyists, notes from government officials, and other materials. Topics include corporal punishment, conservation and environmentalism, billboards, alternative medicine, tax reform, historic preservation, tourism and economic development in western North Carolina, child welfare protection, domestic violence laws, and legislative ethics reform. Newspaper clippings detail Colton's promotion of stronger sedimentation laws, years of fighting to allow local school boards to ban corporal punishment, handling of the state budget crisis in 1991, reelection campaigns, and efforts to ban highway billboard signs. Scattered throughout are legislative directories and notes on legislative sessions that demonstrate her wit and sense of humor. Also included is an audiocassette containing Colton's 1990 Speaker Pro Tem acceptance speech.
Ames, Jessie Daniel,--1883-1972 Barnes, Anne Craig Billboards--Law and legislation Blue, Daniel Terry,--1949- Bowie, Joanne Walker Broyhill, James T Cannon, Isabella Children--Legal status, laws, etc. Clinton, Bill,--1946- Cochrane, Betsy Lane,--1936- Colton, Henry E Colton, Marie Watters,--1922- Commission on Interracial Cooperation Corporal punishment--Law and legislation Democratic Party (N.C.) Employees Friday, William C. Galifianakis, Nick,--1928- Hardin, Paul,--1931- Hawkins, Reginald Armistice,--1923- Heineman, Fred History Holshouser, James E Kuralt, Charles,--1934-1997 Lee, Howard,--1934- Legislators Love, Patricia Hunt,--1928- Lumpkin, Katharine Du Pre,--1897- Martin, James G.--1935- Mavretic, Joe,--1934- Morgan, Robert,--1925- Murray, Pauli,--1910-1985 National Association for the Advancement of Colored People North Carolina North Carolina.--General Assembly.--House of Representatives North Carolina--Asheville North Carolina--Buncombe County Political science Sanford, Terry,--1917-1998 Scrapbooks Shaw, Robert G.,--1924- Smith, Dean,--1931- Timberlake, Bob Watt, Melvin L.,--1945- Winner, Leslie J Winters, John W.,--1920- Women civic leaders Women legislators Wright, Alice Norwood Spearman,--1902-1989 Young Women's Christian associations