Clippings, speeches and programs relating to Marie Gifford Wright's campaign for mayor of Shreveport, Louisiana, in 1970. Also included are other speeches given by Mrs. Gifford on political issues and the role of women in broadcasting and politics.
Wright, Marie Gifford
Noel Memorial Library, Northwest Louisiana Archives at LSUS
College or university
.5 linear feet
Still image and Text
Photographic print and Text document
Radio stations, Municipal government, Women in politics, and Louisiana--Politics and Government
Speeches and Ephemera
Open for research
Copyright restrictions apply
Paper inventory or finding aid and Relational database
Following her husband's death in 1960, Marie Gifford was President of KEEL Radio in Shreveport, Louisiana, and the first woman to run for the office of Mayor in Shreveport.