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Anthony, Susan B. (Susan Brownell), 1820-1906. Papers of Susan B. Anthony, 1868-1897: A Finding Aid

Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America, Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, Harvard University


Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, Harvard University

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Descriptive Summary

Call No.: A/A628e
Repository: Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America, Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, Harvard University
Creator: Susan B. (Susan Brownell) Anthony, 1820-1906
Title: Papers of Susan B. Anthony, 1868-1897
Date(s): 1868-1897
Quantity: 1 folders
Language of materials: Materials in English.
Abstract: Correspondence of Susan B. Anthony, suffragist and reformer.

Immediate Source of Acquisition:

Accession numbers: 80-M25, 86-M178, 90-M170, 93-M192
Purchased by Paul C. Richards, September 1986 and October 1990, and Superior Galleries, December 1993.

Conditions Governing Access:

Access. Originals closed; use digital images.

Conditions Governing Use:

Copyright. Papers created by Susan B. Anthony are in the public domain.
Copying. Papers may be copied in accordance with the library's usual procedures.

Preferred Citation:

Susan B. Anthony Papers, 1868-1897; item description, dates. A/A628e, folder #. Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute, Harvard University, Cambridge, Mass.

Related Material:

For additional Susan B. Anthony materials at the Schlesinger Library, see A/A628, A/A628a, A/A628b, A/A628c, A/A628d, A/A628f, and A-143.


Susan B. Anthony was a suffragist and reformer. For biographical information, see Notable American Women, 1609-1950 (1971).


Autograph letter signed on the letterhead of the Woman's Suffrage Association of America to Mrs. Kingsbury and Mrs. Stevens expressing her indignation at the omission of her and Mrs. Stanton's names from an announcement of a suffrage meeting in New Jersey, November 17, 1868; autograph note to Rachel Foster Avery re: being each other's guardians, dated February 6, no year; published article with inscription, 1897. Also autograph letters signed to Senator Henry W. Blair concerning her campaign in the Congress, August 19, 1886, and to Adelaide Johnson, concerning Johnson's sculpting the busts of Anthony and Elizabeth Cady Stanton, November 22, 1892.

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Additional Index Terms

Women--Legal status, laws, etc.
Avery, Rachel Foster, 1858-1919
Blair, Henry W. (Henry William), 1834-1920
Johnson, Adelaide, 1859-1955
Stanton, Elizabeth Cady, 1815-1902