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COLLECTION Identifier: MC 299

Elizabeth Cady Stanton: a radical for woman's rights by Lois W. Banner, 1979


Typed draft of Lois W. Banner's book, Elizabeth Cady Stanton: A Radical for Woman's Rights.


  • Creation: 1979

Language of Materials

Materials in English.

Access Restrictions:

Access. Collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright. Copyright in Elizabeth Cady Stanton: A Radical for Woman's Rights is held by Lois W. Banner.

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


.21 linear feet (1/2 file box)

Primarily a biographical sketch, Elizabeth Cady Stanton: A Radical for Woman's Rights, focuses on Elizabeth Cady Stanton's struggle for women's rights. This typescript is a rough final version of the book published by Little, Brown and Company in January 1980. It contains notes not included in the published version.

Biographical / Historical

Lois W. Banner is an author and emeritus professor of history at the University of Southern California. She is the author of several books including Women in Modern America: A Brief History (1974), Elizabeth Cady Stanton: A Radical for Women's Rights (1979), Intertwined Lives: Margaret Mead, Ruth Benedict, and Their Circle (2003), and Marilyn: The Passion and the Paradox (2012).

Physical Location

Collection stored off site: researchers must request access 36 hours before use.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Accession number: 80-M3

This draft of Elizabeth Cady Stanton: A Radical for Woman's Rights was given to the Schlesinger Library by Lois W. Banner in January 1980.

Processing Information

Processed: October 1986

By: Jennifer B. Pollock Cheung

Banner, Lois W. Elizabeth Cady Stanton: a radical for woman's rights, 1979: A Finding Aid
Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America
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Repository Details

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