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COLLECTION Identifier: MC 189

The Home front Manuscript by Sylvia Pankhurst, 1932

Page proofs of The Home Front by E. Sylvia (Estelle Sylvia) Pankhurst, British suffragist and daughter of Emmeline Pankhurst.


  • 1932

Language of Materials

Materials in English.

Access Restrictions:

Access. Collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright. Copyright in the papers created by Sylvia Pankhurst 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.


.83 linear feet (2 file boxes)

Collection consists of page proofs of The Home Front, a book written in 1932 by Sylvia Pankhurst on her life in England during World War I. Alleged to be unpublished but copies known to be in the British Museum and the Library of Congress.


British suffragist Sylvia Pankhurst was the daughter of Emmeline Pankhurst.

Physical Location

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

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Accession number: 1606

These papers of Sylvia Pankhurst were deposited with the Schlesinger Library in May 1969 by Mrs. Adelaide Schulkind Frank, a personal friend of Miss Pankhurst.

Processing Information

Processed: October 1973

Link to catalog
Pankhurst, E. Sylvia (Estelle Sylvia), 1882-1960. The Home front Manuscript by Sylvia Pankhurst, 1932: A Finding Aid
Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America

Repository Details

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