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COLLECTION Identifier: MC 191

Papers of Ellen A. Webster, 1909-1924


Clippings, program, scrapbook, etc., of Ellen A. Webster, suffragist active in the peace movement.


  • 1909-1924


Language of Materials

Materials in English.

Access Restrictions:

Access. Collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright. Copyright in the papers created by Ellen A. Webster 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.


.42 linear feet (1 file box)

Collection consists almost entirely of newspaper clippings relating to suffrage, Woodrow Wilson, World War I, and the Russian Revolution. Also included are a small number of suffrage programs and brochures.


Ellen A. Webster was a suffragist active in the peace movement.

Physical Location

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

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Accession number: 1063

The papers of Ellen A. Webster were deposited with the Schlesinger Library in July 1966 by Mrs. J. H. Townsend, Miss Webster's niece.

Related Materials

There is related material at the Schlesinger Library; see Papers of Ellen A. Webster, 1887-1913, 1941 (A/W378) and Papers of Ellen A. Webster, 1915-1922, undated (A/W378a).

Processing Information

Processed: October 1973


Webster, Ellen A., 1863-1965. Papers of Ellen A. Webster, 1909-1924: A Finding Aid
Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America
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Repository Details

Part of the Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute Repository

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