Papers of Carrie Chapman Catt in the Mary Earhart Dillon Collection, 1904-1946
Series I of the Mary Earhart Dillon Collection.
- Catt , Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 (Person)
Language of Materials
Materials in English.
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Conditions Governing Use
Copyright. Copyright in the papers created by Carrie Chapman Catt 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.
Collection includes biographical information, and articles and speeches by Carrie Chapman Catt.
Carrie Chapman Catt, leader in the woman suffrage and international peace movements, succeeded Susan B. Anthony as president of the National American Woman Suffrage Association (1900-1904) and was again president when the 19th Amendment to the Constitution was adopted. She was also president of the International Woman Suffrage Alliance, helped found the League of Women Voters of the United States, and helped organize and chaired the National Committee on the Cause and Cure of War.
For additional biographical information, see Notable American Women (Cambridge, Mass., 1971), which includes a list of additional sources.
Collection stored off site: researchers must request access 36 hours before use.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Accession number: 56-121
Reprocessed: June 1990
By: Kim Brookes,Bert Hartry,Katherine Kraft,Jane Ward
- Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947. Papers of Carrie Chapman Catt in the Mary Earhart Dillon Collection, 1904-1946: A Finding Aid
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