Patricia Scott Schroeder Lapel Pin

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"She Wins, We Win," and the FBI

Congresswoman Schroeder wanted to accomplish several things with her campaign slogan, including communicating her stance on humanitarian rights and clearly stating her gender. Unexpectedly, it also prompted FBI surveillance of her 1972 campaign.

The Honorable Patricia Scott Schroeder, U.S. Representative of Colorado
Interview recorded June 3, 2015 Deed of Gift
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Sharing a Chair on the First Day

Representative Dellums recalls the unusual circumstances he and Congresswoman Pat Schroeder of Colorado faced on their first day on the House Armed Services Committee.

The Honorable Ronald V. Dellums, U.S. Representative of California
Interview recorded April 19, 2012 Deed of Gift
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