December 1, 2020

Primary Source Spotlight: Margaret Chase Smith

Senator Margaret Chase Smith

Historical newspaper coverage: Representative Margaret Chase Smith

Historical newspaper coverage: Senator Margaret Chase Smith

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Margaret Chase Smith brief bio and image set Margaret Chase Smith Library

Margaret Chase Smith biography and bibliography United States House of Representatives

Margaret Chase Smith: A Declaration of Conscience background with link to her speech United States Senate

The Senator Who Stood Up to Joseph McCarthy When No One Else Would Smithsonian Magazine

S.Res.216 – A resolution to express the sense of the Senate that if a $1 coin is minted to replace the $1 bill, the Secretary of the Treasury should be authorized to mint and circulate $1 coins bearing the likeness of Margaret Chase Smith, 104th Congress (1995-1996)

H.Res.246 – Commemorating the 53rd anniversary of Senator Margaret Chase Smith’s “Declaration of Conscience” speech in which she defended the American rights to free speech and dissent, 108th Congress (2003-2004)

S.Res.536 – A resolution designating June 1, 2010, as “Declaration of Conscience Day” in commemoration of the 60th anniversary of the landmark “Declaration of Conscience” speech delivered by Senator Margaret Chase Smith on the floor of the United States Senate, 111th Congress (2009-2010)

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