Papers, 1904-1955 (inclusive).


Ryan, Agnes, 1878-1954. Papers, 1904-1955 (inclusive).

Papers, 1904-1955 (inclusive).

Contains correspondence; diaries, 1904-1908; manuscripts of her unpublished autobiography, several unpublished novels and other writings; a scrapbook; photos; biographical material; and published works. Included is correspondence with Alice Stone Blackwell, Emily Blackwell, and Henry Blackwell about the Woman's Journal; with Marian MacDowell and others concerning the MacDowell Association; with the Freshells, who established the Millenium Guild; on vegetarianism; and with her husband, their two adopted children, other family members, Sarah N. Cleghorn, and Bashka Paeff. Subjects include the American Penwomen, Ryan's work for peace, and the School of Non-Violence.

3 linear ft.

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