Women politicians -- Oregon -- Portland, Women mayors -- Oregon -- Portland, Law enforcement -- Oregon -- Portland, Dorothy Lee McCullough
This article provides a look back at a pioneering woman in the history of politics in Portland, Oregon: Dorothy McCullough Lee, who became the first female mayor of Portland. Her crusades against crime and vice were instrumental in transforming mid-century Portland. The author draws parallels between McCullough and another trailblazing female politician, Hilary Clinton.
Lipman, Meryl, "Dorothy McCullough Lee: "Do-Good Dottie" Cleans Up" (2008 Metroscape, Institute for Portland Metropolitan Studies, Portland State University)