Born Central Bedeque, Prince Edward Island 1939; educator and businesswoman; first elected to PEI Legislature 1974 as Liberal; first elected to federal House of Commons, 1988; Premier of PEI 1993; appointed to Canadian Senate 1997.
Jack, McAndrew, “The Making of a Dynasty: How Catherine Callbeck Was Crowned Queen of All the Liberals,” IslandSide v. 4, no. 7 (December 1992), pp. 16-22
Sydney Sharpe, The Gilded Ghetto: Women and Political Power in Canada (Toronto: HarperCollins, 1994)
“Catherine Callbeck,” Celebrating Women’s Achievements. Library and Archives Canada, http://www.collectionscanada.gc.ca/women/030001-1336-e.html