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COLLECTION Identifier: M-133, reel E26; A-68, Series VIII

Papers of Caroline I. Reilly in the Mary Earhart Dillon Collection, 1907-1941

Writings, correspondence, etc., of writer and suffragist Caroline I. Reilly.

Dates

  • 1907-1941

Language of Materials

Materials in English.

Access Restrictions:

Access. ORIGINALS CLOSED. USE MICROFILM. REQUEST AS: M-133, REEL E26.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright. Copyright in the papers created by Caroline I. Reilly 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.

Extent

3 folders

This series consists of correspondence, certificates, clippings, articles, and a speech; it provides information about Caroline I. Reilly and Anna Howard Shaw, and some insight into the activities of the Council of National Defense and the League of Women Voters. Little biographical information about Reilly is available from these papers.

BIOGRAPHY

Writer and suffragist Caroline I. Reilly served as chairman of the Press Committee of the National American Woman Suffrage Association, and assistant to Anna Howard Shaw on the Council of National Defense (1919). In 1921, Reilly was executive secretary of the League of Women Voters in Washington, D.C.

Physical Location

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

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Accession number: 56-121

Processing Information

Reprocessed: June 1990

By: Kim Brookes, Bert Hartry, Katherine Kraft, Jane Ward
Link to catalog
Title
Reilly, Caroline I.. Papers of Caroline I. Reilly in the Mary Earhart Dillon Collection, 1907-1941: A Finding Aid
Author
Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America
EAD ID
sch01000

Repository Details

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