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Women in Maryland

A guide to resources on Women in Maryland. It is intended as an introduction to Web and print resources.

Political Papers at UM Special Collections

Special Collections in Hornbake Library specializes in collecting Maryland political papers, specifically those of notable Maryland women congresswomen, state legislators, local politicians, and political and civic organizations related to women. Below is a listing of some of the political papers related to women in Maryland politics that can be requested online and viewed in the Maryland Room of Hornbake Library.

U.S. senators and congresswomen:

Maryland state senators and delegates:

County and local government officials:

Other non-elected government positions:

Political Papers at Other State Institutions

Here are some archival resources about women legislators in Maryland held by institutions outside of the University of Maryland, College Park Special Collections.