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1.46 linear feet (3+1/2 file boxes)
Anna Wiley was active in various Washington organizations for fifty-five years. As a suffragist she spent five days in jail for picketing the White House in 1917. She served as Chairman of the National Woman's Party (1930-1932, 1940-1942) as well as editor (1940-1945) of its periodical, Equal Rights. She belonged to over forty organizations, as diverse as the Daughters of the American Revolution and the Consumers' League. Using her knowledge of and interest in politics, she lobbied for legislation on behalf of many of these organizations.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The papers of Anna Kelton Wiley were deposited with the Schlesinger Library in 1964 by John P. Wiley.
- Box 1: 1-8
- Box 2: 9-14
- Box 3: 15-22
- Box 4: 23-24
By: Laurie Cadigan
- Wiley, Anna Kelton, 1877-1964. Papers of Anna Kelton Wiley, 1893-1962: A Finding Aid
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