Archives of Maryland
(Biographical Series)

Elinor Judefind Agnew (1921-2012)
MSA SC 3520-2293
First Lady of Maryland, 1967-1969



Lucas, Jim G. Agnew: Profile in Conflict.  New York: Charles Scribners' Sons, 1970.

White, Frank F., Jr.. The Governors of Maryland 1777-1970.  Annapolis: Hall of Records Commission, 1970.

Pinchot, Ann. Where He Stands: The Life and Convictions of Spiro T. Agnew.  New York: Hawthorn Books, 1968.

Newspaper/Magazine Articles-

"Running Mate's Mate." Time, August 23, 1968.

Baer, Susan and Thomas W. Waldron. "Agnew makes bittersweet return," The Baltimore Sun, May 25, 1995.

Witcover, Jules. "Good word for vice presidency offered," The Baltimore Sun, May 25, 1995.

Maryland Historical Society (Dielman-Hayward files):

    News American, September 11, 1966.

    Maryland Living, January 15, 1967.

    Evening Sun, January 25, 1967.

    Staihar, Janet. "The Spirit of Simplicity Exemplified," Baltimore Sun, November 7, 1968.

    News American Parade, August 9, 1970.

    News American, January 21, 1972.

Maryland Historical Society (MHS Subject File "Historic Houses-Government House"):

    Evening Sun, April 28, 1967.

    "Renovation For Agnew Speeded," Baltimore Sun, June 30, 1967.

    Evening Sun, September 7, 1967.

    Evening Sun, September 21, 1967.

    Wise, Gabrielle. "Open House Tour," Baltimore Sun, October 14, 1967.

    Bennett, Stephen A. "Fees, Photograph Mix-Up Mar Mansion's Inspection," The Baltimore Sun, October 16, 1967.

    Dunn, Linda. "First Family in Refurbished Mansion," The Baltimore Sun, November 2, 1967.

    The Baltimore Sun, January 23, 1968. 

Death notice. Desert Sun, 25 June 2012.

"Judy Agnew, Wife of Vice President, Dies at 91." The New York Times, 27 June 2012.

"Judy Agnew, Vice President's Wife and Md. First Lady." The Baltimore Sun, 28 June 2012.

"Judy Agnew, wife of vice president and Maryland governor, dies at 91." The Washington Post, 28 June 2012.

Other Sources:

Portraits of First Ladies & Official Hostesses of Maryland from the State Collection, pamphlet prepared by the Maryland Commission on Artistic Property.

Maryland State Archives SPECIAL COLLECTIONS (Legislative History Project) Governor Spiro T. Agnew, MSA SC 1138-1486, 2/11/11/10.

Maryland Historical Society (Mrs. Norwood B. Falconer Letters) Thank you note to Mrs. Falconer from Mrs. Judy Agnew, MS 2527.

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