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COLLECTION Identifier: A/M537; M-88

Papers of Lillian and William Mendelsohn, 1931-1982 (inclusive), 1931-1940 (bulk)

Overview

Letters from Emma Goldman to one or both Mendelsohns.

Dates

  • 1931-1982
  • Majority of material found within 1931-1940

Language of Materials

Materials in English.

Access Restrictions:

Access. Unrestricted. Originals are closed; use microfilm M-88, reel 6.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright. Copyright in the papers created by Lillian and William Mendelsohn as well as copyright in other papers in the collection may be held by their authors, or the authors' heirs or assigns.

Copying. Papers may be copied in accordance with the library's usual procedures.

Extent

2 folders
1 folio folder
This collection consists mainly of letters from Emma Goldman to one or both Mendelsohns. There are also copies of Emma Goldman's letters to or from others and recollections of William Mendelsohn about Emma Goldman and Angelica Balabanoff.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Accession numbers: 81-M271, 82-M59

These papers were given to the Schlesinger Library by William Arthur Mendelsohn in memory of his wife, Lillian Mendelsohn, in November 1981 and March 1982. They were processed and microfilmed with the support of The Friends of the Schlesinger Library.

Existence and Location of Copies

The collection was microfilmed with the Leon Malmed-Emma Goldman Papers (MC 332), the Fannie Dorothy Garfinkle Barret Papers (A/B274), and the Daniel Malmed Papers (A/M256). REQUEST AS M-88, reel 6.

Related Material:

There is related material at the Schlesinger Library; see Leon Malmed-Emma Goldman Papers (MC 332), the Fannie Dorothy Garfinkle Barret Papers (A/B274), and the Daniel Malmed Papers (A/M256).

Processing Information

Processed: June 1983

By: Bert Hartry
Link to catalog
Title
Mendelsohn, Lillian Marie Flaherty, 1906-1981. Papers of Lillian and William Mendelsohn, 1931-1982 (inclusive), 1931-1940 (bulk): A Finding Aid
Author
Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America
EAD ID
sch00291

Repository Details

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