Margaret Chase Smith, 1897 – 1995

Margaret Chase Smith

Senator Smith's Chairmanship of the Senate Republican Conference, 1969; Courtesy of the Margaret Chase Smith Library

  • Known For: U.S. Senator 1949 – 1973; Medal of Freedom Winner, 1989; U.S. Air Force American Spirit Award Winner
  • Maine Connection: Maine Representative and Senator; born in Skowhegan, Maine

Resources

Selected Books by Margaret Chase Smith

  • Declaration of Conscience by Margaret Chase Smith, 1972.

Selected Books about Margaret Chase Smith

  • No Place for a Woman: a Life of Senator Margaret Chase Smith by Janann Sherman, c2000.
  • Margaret Chase Smith: Model Public Servant by Marlene Boyd Vallin, 1998.
  • Margaret Chase Smith: Beyond Convention by Patricia Schmidt, 1996.

Selected Books for Young Adults & Children

  • First Lady of the Senate: a Life of Margaret Chase Smith by Alberta Gould, 1990.

Selected Websites