Howard County Library
Helen Ruther

Helen Ruther is a Columbia pioneer, moving to Columbia in 1967 from New York. Her husband worked at the Social Security Administration, she was a homemaker with young children.  Ruther talks about her involvement in the new community, first with the League of Women Voters and as founding member of Howard County Democratic Club and Columbia Film Society.  As a pioneer Ruther knew Jim Rouse and shares stories about him.

 

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