Elaine S. Edwards
Elaine Schwartzenburg Edwards (born March 8, 1929) is a former United States Senator from Louisiana. She was the wife of Edwin Edwards, the former Governor of Louisiana. They were married from 1949 until they divorced in 1989. She was a Senator for three and a half months during 1972. Edwards was born in Marksville, Louisiana.
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- "Elaine S. Edwards Biography". Infoplease. http://www.infoplease.com/biography/us/congress/edwards-elaine-schwartzenburg.html. Retrieved January 3, 2014.
- Manuscripts, Volumes 31-32, Manuscript Society, New York (1979), p. 279
- Matthew Andrew Wasniewski; et al., Women in Congress, 1917-2006 (Washington: Government printing office, 2006), p. 467