Collection, 1762-1941 (inclusive).

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Landauer, Bella Clara, 1874-1960. Collection, 1762-1941 (inclusive).

Collection, 1762-1941 (inclusive).

Autographs, letters, calling cards, bookplates, photos, engravings, and other papers of 85 American women, including title pages of sheet music dedicated to Amelia Bloomer, among others. Included is material of Abigail Adams, Jacqueline Cochran, Mary Pickford, Harriet Beecher Stowe, Susan B. Anthony, Clara Barton, Anna E. Dickinson, Zona Gale, Belva Lockwood, Louise Chandler Moulton, and Kate Douglas Wiggin, and a 1762 paper of indenture. Also photocopies of women's suffrage pamphlets and pictures of women workers from Harper's Weekly.

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Anthony, Susan Brownell, 1820-1906

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Susan B. Anthony (b. February 15, 1820, Adams, Massachusetts-d. March 13, 1906, Rochester, New York)1820-1906), educated in New York and at the Philadelphia Friends Seminary. Anthony taught at various New York schools between 1839 and 1849. She became involved in women's suffrage, temperance, abolitionism, and labor reform after a meeting with Elizabeth Cady Stanton in 1850. Between 1868 and 1870 Anthony edited the "Revolution" a women's suffrage weekly. Best known for her lifelong crusade fo...

Bloomer, Amelia Jenks, 1818-1894

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Social reformer and advocate of women's suffrage. Known for a style of dress reform for women, trousers of which became known as bloomers. From the description of Letters, 1893. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122520181 Amelia Jenks Bloomer was an activist for women's rights in the Seneca Falls, New York area. From the description of Amelia Bloomer manuscripts, ca.1850-1880. (Cornell University Library). WorldCat record id: 64072159 Angelique...

Landauer, Bella Clara, 1874-1960

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Adams, Abigail, 1744-1818

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Epithet: wife of President John Adams British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001123.0x000282 Wife of John Adams. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Quincy, to Thomas Jefferson, 1804 May 20. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270129697 From the description of Autograph letter signed "A.A." : Philadelphia, 1800 Jan. 9. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270129709 From the description...

Barton, Clara, 1821-1912

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Founder of the American Red Cross. From the description of Letter to James Langstaff Dunn [manuscript], 1865 September 22. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647813309 Nurse and organizer of the American National Red Cross, of Washington, D.C. From the description of Papers, 1869. (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 19241558 Clara Barton (1821-1912) was the founder and for twenty-three years president of the American Red Cross. She ...

Gale, Zona, 1874-1938

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Zona Gale was a prominent writer and political activist born in Portage, Wisconsin. Gale attended the University of Wisconsin and worked as a reporter in Milwaukee. Gale, a lifelong friend of Jane Addams, became involved in the fight for the women's vote and eventually went to work for the writer Edmund Clarence Stedman. Her novel, "Miss Lulu Bett" was successfully adapted for the theater. From the description of Correspondence, 1907-1929. (Temple University Libraries). WorldCat reco...

Stowe, Harriet Beecher, 1811-1896

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Harriet Beecher Stowe (b. June 14, 1811, Litchfield, Connecticut – d. July 1, 1896, Hartford, Connecticut) was an American abolitionist and author. She is the daughter of Rev. Lyman Beecher who preached against slavery. She is best known for writing Uncle Tom's Cabin. It became an instant and controversial best-seller, both in the United States and abroad. The novel had a major impact on Northerners' attitudes toward slavery and by the beginning of the Civil War had sold more than a million copi...

Pickford, Mary, 1892-1979

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Actress; interviewee married Douglas Fairbanks, Sr. and Charles (Buddy) Rogers. From the description of Reminiscences of Mary Pickford : oral history, 1959. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 122419352 Star of the silent screen, Mary Pickford, called America's sweetheart, was perhaps the most famous actress of her day. From the guide to the Mary Pickford scrapbook, 1915-1917, (The New York Public Library. Billy Rose Theatre Divisio...

Lockwood, Belva Ann, 1830-1917

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Belva Ann Lockwood was the first women to practice before the United States Supreme Court and the first women to run for United States President. From the description of Belva Ann Lockwood letters : to the Bull family, 1885-1903. (University of California, Berkeley). WorldCat record id: 122570569 Belva Ann Lockwood was a lawyer, women's rights advocate, and peace activist. For biographical information, see Notable American Women, 1607-1950 (1971). From the descri...

Wiggin, Kate Douglas Smith, 1856-1923

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American author and educator. From the description of Papers of Kate Douglas Smith Wiggin, 1887-1923. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 31083790 Wiggin was born in Philadelphia, the daughter of Robert N. Smith and Helen E. Dyer. Her father died when she was three. She and her mother then moved to Maine, the setting of most of her future books. Three years later, her mother married Albion Bradbury. At 17, she moved with her family to Santa Barbara (Calif.). There ...

Moulton, Louise Chandler, 1835-1908

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Evans was a professor at Tufts College, 1900-1912. From the description of Letter [between 1900 and 1912] Oct. 28, Boston, to Prof. [L.B.] Evans [Medford, Mass.]. (University of Michigan). WorldCat record id: 34367729 Louise Chandler Moulton was a minor American poet who lived in Boston, Massachusetts. From the description of Louise Chandler Moulton letters to and about E.C. and Laura Stedman, 1873-1894. (Pennsylvania State University Libraries). WorldCat record ...

Dickinson, Anne Elizabeth, 1842-1932.

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Cochran, Jacqueline

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Aviator; interviewee b. 1910, d. 1918, and married Floyd B. Odlum. From the description of Reminiscences of Jacqueline Cochran : oral history, 1976. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 122481078 Aviator, executive; interviewee b. 1910, d. 1980, and married Floyd B. Odlum. From the description of Reminiscences of Jacqueline Cochran : oral history, 1973. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 122574233 ...