[Letter from Sarah T. Hughes to Norma Payne]

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Letter from United States District Judge Sarah T. Hughes to Ms. Norma Payne, in response to a previous letter from Ms. Payne regarding bias against women in law school admission and in the legal profession in general. Judge Hughes describes her admission to and graduation from law school. She writes about the discrimination, or lack thereof, that she encountered as a woman in the law profession and in her later legislative and judicial career.

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[1] p. ; 27 cm.

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Hughes, Sarah T. (Sarah Tilghman), 1896-1985 February 23, 1982.

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Letter from United States District Judge Sarah T. Hughes to Ms. Norma Payne, in response to a previous letter from Ms. Payne regarding bias against women in law school admission and in the legal profession in general. Judge Hughes describes her admission to and graduation from law school. She writes about the discrimination, or lack thereof, that she encountered as a woman in the law profession and in her later legislative and judicial career.

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[1] p. ; 27 cm.

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  • February 23, 1982

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Hughes, Sarah T. (Sarah Tilghman), 1896-1985. [Letter from Sarah T. Hughes to Norma Payne], letter, February 23, 1982; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc177454/: accessed September 23, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.