Wollstonecraft, Mary, 1759-1797.

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Mary Wollstonecraft, English writer and foundational thinker in feminist philosophy. Her Vindication of the Rights of Woman (1792) is one of the earliest published works to argue for equal rights between the sexes. In March 1797 she married the philosopher and novelist William Godwin; she died September of that year after the birth of the future Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley.

From the guide to the Mary Wollstonecraft manuscript material : 49 items, 1773-1797, (The New York Public Library. Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle.)

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referencedIn Papers of Eleanor Flexner, 1895?-1995 Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America‏
referencedIn Benedict, Ruth, 1887-1948. Papers, 1905-1948. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Leigh Hunt collection of papers, 1772-1883, 1813-1859 The New York Public Library. Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature.
referencedIn Abinger Papers, 1769-1937 Bodleian Library, Oxford
referencedIn Sanders, Marion K., 1905-1977. Papers, 1958-1975. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn Goldman, Emma, 1869-1940. Emma Goldman papers, 1905-1940 (inclusive), [microform]. Yale University Library
referencedIn Chaapel family. Papers, 1852-1942, bulk 1874-1899. University of Michigan
referencedIn Portrait file: Guide. Houghton Library
referencedIn Rush family. Papers, 1748-1878. Rosenbach Museum & Library
creatorOf Mary Wollstonecraft manuscript material : 49 items, 1773-1797 The New York Public Library. Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle.
referencedIn Hering, Oliver, b. 1768. Oliver Hering correspondence, 1791-1850. South Carolina Historical Society
referencedIn Benedict, Ruth, 1887-1948. Ruth Fulton Benedict papers, 1905-1948. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn William Godwin miscellany, 1803-1835 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn Chaapel family. Chaapel family papers, 1852-1942, bulk 1874-1899. University of Michigan
referencedIn New York Public Library. Manuscript guest-book for the Visionary Daughters of Albion exhibition at the New York Public Library, 1997 New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Walpole, Horace, 1717-1797. Letters to Hannah More, 1789-1795. Yale University, Lewis Walpole Library
referencedIn Papers, 1895?-1995 Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America‏
creatorOf Wollstonecraft, Mary, 1759-1797. Mary Wollstonecraft letters, to Ruth B. Barlow, 1794 Feb.-May. UC Berkeley Libraries
referencedIn Porter, Anna Maria, 1780-1832. Verses by Anna Maria Porter, Thames-Ditton, Surrey [manuscript], [1799-1810]. Folger Shakespeare Library
referencedIn Williams family. Papers, 1710-1895. Rosenbach Museum & Library
referencedIn Shaw, Bernard, 1856-1950. Women in politics : typescript signed with holograph emendations : [Ayot St. Lawrence, Welwyn, Hertfordshire, England], [1944]. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Coffin-Greenly, Elizabeth Brown, Lady, d. 1839. Diary, 1792-1823. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
creatorOf Pforzheimer, Carl H. (Carl Howard), 1879-1957,. Carl H. Pforzheimer collection of Shelley and his circle : manuscripts, 1772-1925 (bulk 1780-1850). New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Shelleyana collection, [ca. 1567-1954] Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
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associatedWith Barlow, Ruth Baldwin, 1755-1818. person
associatedWith Benedict, Ruth, 1887-1948. person
associatedWith Chaapel family. family
associatedWith Chaapel family. family
associatedWith Coffin-Greenly, Elizabeth Brown, Lady, d. 1839. person
associatedWith Dyson, George, d. 1822 person
associatedWith Eleanor Flexner, 1908- person
associatedWith Flexner, Eleanor, 1908-1995. person
associatedWith Gabell, Henry, 1764-1831 person
associatedWith Gardiner, Jane, of Beverley person
associatedWith Gisborne, Maria, 1770-1836 person
associatedWith Godwin, William, 1756-1836 person
associatedWith Goldman, Emma, 1869-1940. person
associatedWith Hays, Mary, 1759 or 1760-1843 person
associatedWith Hering, Oliver, b. 1768. person
associatedWith Hunt, Leigh, 1784-1859 person
associatedWith Johnson, Joseph, 1738-1809 person
associatedWith Macaulay, Catharine, 1731-1791 person
associatedWith Marshall, James, 1756? -1832 person
associatedWith Opie, Amelia Alderson, 1769-1853 person
associatedWith Pforzheimer, Carl H. (Carl Howard), 1879-1957, person
associatedWith Porter, Anna Maria, 1780-1832. person
associatedWith Robinson, Mary, 1758-1800 person
associatedWith Rush family. family
associatedWith Sanders, Marion K., 1905-1977. person
associatedWith Shaw, Bernard, 1856-1950. person
associatedWith Walpole, Horace, 1717-1797. person
associatedWith Williams family. family
associatedWith Wollstonecraft, Everina, 1765-1841 person
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Authors, English--18th century--Correspondence
Philosophersy--18th century--Correspondence
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Birth 1759

Death 1797

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