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Scope and Contents This collection contains the work of North Carolina shell fisher turned environmental activist, Lena Ritter. It covers her career with the North Carolina Coastal Federation, where she served on the board of directors and was its president from 1987-1990, especially focused on her community and legal efforts to preserve Permuda Island in Onslow County and the educational sessions she gave to school children and on local and national TV shows. Content also includes documents related to her 1986...
Dates: 1962-2009; Majority of material found within 1983-1995
Found in: Randall Library Special Collections
- Names: Ritter, Lena, 1935-2016 X