Pollitzer, Anita, 1894-1975

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Anita Lilly Pollitzer was a suffragist and equal-rights advocate who was active in the National Woman's Party.

From the description of Anita Pollitzer papers, 1923-1964, 1945-1946 (bulk). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 51576587

From the description of Papers, 1923-1964, 1945-1946 (bulk) (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 155519571

Suffragist and advocate of the Equal Rights Amendment. Born in Charleston, S.C., she was the daughter of Gustave M. Pollitzer and Clara Guinzburg Pollitzer. Her sisters Mabel and Carrie Pollitzer, both educators, were also active in the women's rights movement. In 1928 Anita Pollitzer married Elie C. Edson, retaining her maiden name.

From the description of Anita Pollitzer papers, 1880-1996. (University of South Carolina). WorldCat record id: 32878056

From the description of Anita Pollitzer family papers, 1845-1979. (The South Carolina Historical Society). WorldCat record id: 36793916

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referencedIn Papers, (inclusive), (bulk), 1884-1983, 1920-1960 Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute
referencedIn Papers, 1833, 1884-1972 Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute
referencedIn Bragg, Laura M. (Laura Mary), 1881-1978. Laura M. Bragg oral history interview, 1974 Mar. 27 / Constance Myers. University of South Carolina, University Libraries
referencedIn Kitchelt, Florence Ledyard Cross, 1874-1961. Papers, 1885-1961 (inclusive). Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
referencedIn Papers, 1895?-1995 Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute
referencedIn Papers, 1913-1953 Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute
referencedIn Pollitzer, Carrie. Carrie Pollitzer oral history interview, 1973 Sept. 26 [ typescript / interviewed by] Constance Myers. University of South Carolina, University Libraries
creatorOf Pollitzer, Anita, 1894-1975. Anita Pollitzer papers, 1880-1996. University of South Carolina, University Libraries
referencedIn Pollitzer, William S., 1923-. Oral history interview with William Sprott Pollitzer, 1999. College of Charleston, Marlene and Nathan Addlestone Library
referencedIn Norris, Katharine Augusta, d. 1949. Papers, 1943-1948 (inclusive). Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
creatorOf Pollitzer, Anita, 1894-1975. Papers, 1923-1964, 1945-1946 (bulk) Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
creatorOf Pollitzer, Anita, 1894-1975. Anita Pollitzer papers, 1923-1964, 1945-1946 (bulk). Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Stieglitz, Alfred, 1864-1946. Alfred Stieglitz / Georgia O'Keeffe archive, 1728-1986. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Pollitzer, Mabel. Mabel Pollitzer oral history interview, 1973 September 5 ; [transcript / Constance Myers, interviewer]. University of South Carolina, University Libraries
referencedIn Flexner, Eleanor, 1908-1995. Papers, 1895?-1995 (inclusive). Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
referencedIn Papers, 1943-1948 Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute
referencedIn Myers, Constance Ashton. Constance Ashton Myers collection, 1974 June 24-19uu. University of South Carolina, University Libraries
referencedIn Hill, Elsie Mary, 1883-1970. Elsie M. Hill papers, 1898-1970. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Behlmer, Wilhemina. Wilhemina Behlmer oral history interview, 1974 June 24 / Constance Myers. University of South Carolina, University Libraries
creatorOf Pollitzer, Anita, 1894-1975. Anita Pollitzer family papers, 1845-1979. South Carolina Historical Society, SCHS
referencedIn National Woman's Party Records, 1850-1975, (bulk 1913-1972) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Alfred Stieglitz / Georgia O'Keeffe archive, 1728-1986 Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Miller, Emma Guffey, 1874-1970. Papers: Series III-IV, 1900-1972 (inclusive) [microform]. Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
referencedIn Marks, Jeannette Augustus, 1875-1964. Papers, 1938-1959 (inclusive). Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
creatorOf National Woman's Party. National Woman's Party records, 1850-1975 (bulk 1913-1972). Library of Congress
referencedIn Lutz, Alma. Papers, 1921-1961 (inclusive). Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
referencedIn Stieglitz, Alfred, 1864-1946. Alfred Stieglitz / Georgia O'Keeffe archive, 1728-1986 (bulk 1880-1986). Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Collection, 1921-1961 Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute
referencedIn Hill, Elsie Mary, 1883-1970. Papers, 1898-1970. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
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associatedWith ALMA LUTZ person
associatedWith Behlmer, Wilhemina. person
associatedWith Bragg, Laura M. (Laura Mary), 1881-1978. person
associatedWith Crawford, Mary Sinclair. person
correspondedWith Doris Stevens person
correspondedWith Earhart, Amelia, 1897-1937 person
correspondedWith Edson, Elie C. person
associatedWith Edson, Elie Charlier. person
associatedWith Eleanor Flexner, 1908- person
associatedWith Emma (Guffey) Miller, 1874-1970 person
associatedWith Flexner, Eleanor, 1908-1995. person
associatedWith Guinzburg family. family
associatedWith Hill, Elsie Mary, 1883-1970. person
correspondedWith Hurst, Fannie, 1889-1968 person
associatedWith Jane Norman Smith (Mrs. Clarence M.), 1874-1953 person
correspondedWith Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines), 1908-1973 person
associatedWith Katharine Augusta Norris, d. 1949 person
correspondedWith Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963 person
associatedWith Kitchelt, Florence Ledyard Cross, 1874-1961. person
associatedWith Kuh family. family
associatedWith Lutz, Alma. person
associatedWith Marks, Jeannette Augustus, 1875-1964. person
associatedWith Married Women's Association (Great Britain) corporateBody
associatedWith Miller, Emma Guffey, 1874-1970. person
associatedWith Murrell, Ethel Ernest. person
associatedWith Myers, Constance Ashton. person
associatedWith National Woman's Party corporateBody
associatedWith Norris, Katharine Augusta, d. 1949. person
associatedWith O'Keeffe, Georgia, 1887-1986. person
associatedWith Owens, Mary E. person
correspondedWith Paul, Alice, 1885-1977 person
associatedWith Pollitzer, Carrie. person
associatedWith Pollitzer, Carrie T. (Carrie Teller), 1881-1974. person
associatedWith Pollitzer family. family
associatedWith Pollitzer, Mabel L. (Mabel Louise), 1885-1979. person
associatedWith Pollitzer, William S. person
associatedWith Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ) corporateBody
associatedWith Stieglitz, Alfred, 1864-1946. person
correspondedWith Thurmond, Strom, 1902-2003 person
associatedWith United Nations Commission on the Status of Women. corporateBody
associatedWith Wells, Agnes Ermima, 1876-1959. person
associatedWith Wiley, Anna Kelton, 1877-1964. person
correspondedWith Willkie, Wendell L. (Wendell Lewis), 1892-1944 person
associatedWith Wright, Alice Morgan, 1881-1975. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
South Carolina
United States
Charleston (S.C.)
United States
South Carolina
Charleston (S.C.)
Subject
Women--Social conditions
Women artists--Biography
Women--Suffrage
Equal rights amendments
Women--Political activity
Women--Employment
Feminism
Women--Suffrage--History--20th century
Women's rights
Occupation
Suffragists
Feminists
Publicists
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Birth 1894-10-31

Death 1975-07-03

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