Anthony, Susan B. (Susan Brownell), 1820-1906. Papers of Susan B. Anthony, 1837-1954:
A Finding Aid
Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women
Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, Harvard University
© 1975 President and Fellows of Harvard College
Call No.: A/A628c; M-42
Repository: Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute
Creator: Susan B. (Susan Brownell) Anthony, 1820-1906
Papers of Susan B. Anthony,
Quantity: 1 folder
Language of materials: Materials in English.
Abstract: Family letters of Susan B. Anthony, suffragist and reformer, her father Daniel
Anthony, and other relatives.
Karen Van Deloo
These papers of Susan B. Anthony were given to the Schlesinger Library in April,
Thomas King Baker,
great grandnephew of Susan B. Anthony.
Access. Originals are closed; use digital images.
Copyright. Copyright in the papers created by Susan B. Anthony as well as copyright
in other papers in the collection may be held by their authors, or the authors' heirs
Copying. Papers may be copied in accordance with the library's usual procedures.
Susan B. Anthony Papers, 1837-1954; item description, dates. A/A628c. Schlesinger
Library, Radcliffe Institute,
Harvard University, Cambridge, Mass.
Best known for her lifelong crusade for woman’s suffrage, Anthony was first active
in the temperance and anti-slavery movements. In May 1869 she organized the National
Woman Suffrage Association, with Elizabeth Cady Stanton as president. From 1891 to
1900, she was the second president of the National American Woman Suffrage Association.
For further information, see Notable American Women (1971).
This collection includes family letters to or from Susan B. Anthony, her
her sister Guelma (while at school in
Philadelphia), and others. The collection was microfilmed in 1980 under a grant from
F. and Sybil H. Fuller Foundation, Worcester, Massachusetts.
The following catalog entries represent persons, organizations, and topics documented
in this collection.
An entry for each appears in the Harvard On Line Library Information System (HOLLIS)
and other automated bibliographic
databases. THIS IS NOT AN INDEX.
Anthony, Katharine Susan, 1877-1965.
- 1. Susan B. Anthony papers. See digital images.
- Family records: one manuscript, one
Susan B. Anthony
autograph letter, signed to her father Daniel Anthony, December 2, 1837; autograph
letter, signed to cousin (?) Arthur,
November 29, 1891; typed letter, signed to Dr.
November 6, 1901
Daniel Anthony (Susan B. Anthony's father) 3 autograph letters, signed to
(daughter), September-October 1837; autograph letter, signed to Dear Sister
(Guelma) from ?, October 1837, with note by Daniel Anthony
- Dr. Henry A. Baker (grandnephew of Susan B. Anthony) autograph letter, signed to Susan
B. Anthony, October
Katharine Anthony 3 typed letters, signed, 1 autograph letter, signed, to
Thomas King Baker,
1952, 1954, re Katharine Anthony's biography of Susan B. Anthony
of Susan B. Anthony, from her middle years
Aaron M. McLean
postmaster of Battenville, New York, June 12, 1839.