Papers of Susan B. Anthony, 1868-1897
Correspondence of Susan B. Anthony, suffragist and reformer.
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Materials in English.
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Copyright. Papers created by Susan B. Anthony are in the public domain.
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Autograph letter signed on the letterhead of the Woman's Suffrage Association of America to Mrs. Kingsbury and Mrs. Stevens expressing her indignation at the omission of her and Mrs. Stanton's names from an announcement of a suffrage meeting in New Jersey, November 17, 1868; autograph note to Rachel Foster Avery re: being each other's guardians, dated February 6, no year; published article with inscription, 1897. Also autograph letters signed to Senator Henry W. Blair concerning her campaign in the Congress, August 19, 1886, and to Adelaide Johnson, concerning Johnson's sculpting the busts of Anthony and Elizabeth Cady Stanton, November 22, 1892.
Susan B. Anthony was a suffragist and reformer. For biographical information, see Notable American Women, 1609-1950 (1971).
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Accession numbers: 80-M25, 86-M178, 90-M170, 93-M192
Purchased by Paul C. Richards, September 1986 and October 1990, and Superior Galleries, December 1993.
- Anthony, Susan B. (Susan Brownell), 1820-1906. Papers of Susan B. Anthony, 1868-1897: A Finding Aid
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