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State legislator

Hattie N. Harrison, American state legislator. Named Woman of Year, Alpha Zeta, 1974. Member of National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, East Baltimore Women's League, Maryland Association Committee Education (president), National Lab.Advancement Education, Eastside Democratic Organ, Dunbar Committee School Council, Citizens Fair Housing, Women's Committee United Fund.

Background

Harrison, Hattie N. was born on February 11, 1928 in Lancaster, South Carolina, United States. Daughter of Albert Stewart and Ester Cunningham S.

Education

Student, J.C. Smith U., 1967; student, Antioch College.

Career

Teacher delegate district 45, Maryland. State Delegation, since 1973; member legislation policy and economics matters committees, Maryland. State Delegation member joint commission on protocol, Maryland.

State Delegation member joint subcommittee on unemployment insurance taxation/charging, Maryland. State Delegation chairwoman rules and exec nominations committee, Maryland. State Delegation.

Achievements

  • In 2005, she received the Casper R. Taylor, Jr. Founder's Award from the Speaker's Society of the Maryland House of Delegates.

Membership

Member Maryland. State Democratic Control Committee, since 1970. Chairwoman 2d District Democratic Control.Com. Delegation; panelist Maryland.

Conference Social Welfare and Maryland. Commission Higher Education, 1973. Appointed to Maryland.

Commision on Status of Women, 1974. Director Dunbar Neighborhood Facility, Baltimore City Schools. Chairwoman Cmty. Sch.Adv.

Council, 1972; consultant Mott Foundation, Flint, Michigan. Member Women's Com.for United Fund, Citizens for Fair Housing, Dunbar Cmty. School Council, Maryland.

4-C Committee on Day Care. Member National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, National Laboratory for Advancement of Education.

Connections

Married Robert Harrison, 1943. Children: Robert, Philip.

father:
Albert Stewart

mother:
Ester (Cunningham) Stewart

spouse:
Robert Harrison

child:
Philip Harrison

child:
Robert Harrison