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A/M537; M-88

Mendelsohn, Lillian Marie Flaherty, 1906-1981. Papers of Lillian and William Mendelsohn, 1931-1982 (inclusive), 1931-1940 (bulk): A Finding Aid

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

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Descriptive Summary

Call No.: A/M537; M-88
Repository: Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America, Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, Harvard University
Creator: Lillian Marie Flaherty Mendelsohn, 1906-1981
Title: Papers of Lillian and William Mendelsohn, 1931-1982 (inclusive), 1931-1940 (bulk)
Date(s): 1931-1982
Date(s): 1931-1940
Quantity: 2 folders
Quantity: 1 folio folder
Language of materials: Materials in English.
Abstract: Letters from Emma Goldman to one or both Mendelsohns.

Immediate Source of Acquisition:

Accession numbers: 81-M271, 82-M59
These papers were given to the Schlesinger Library by William Arthur Mendelsohn in memory of his wife, Lillian Mendelsohn, in November 1981 and March 1982. They were processed and microfilmed with the support of The Friends of the Schlesinger Library.

Processing Information:

Processed: June 1983
By: Bert Hartry

Access Restrictions:

Access. Unrestricted. Originals are closed; use microfilm M-88, reel 6.

Conditions Governing Use:

Copyright. Copyright in the papers created by Lillian and William Mendelsohn 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.

Existence and Location of Copies:

The collection was microfilmed with the Leon Malmed-Emma Goldman Papers (MC 332), the Fannie Dorothy Garfinkle Barret Papers (A/B274), and the Daniel Malmed Papers (A/M256). REQUEST AS M-88, reel 6.

Preferred Citation:

Papers of Lillian and William Mendelsohn, 1931-1982; item description, dates. A/M537, folder #. Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute, Harvard University, Cambridge, Mass.

Related Material:

There is related material at the Schlesinger Library; see Leon Malmed-Emma Goldman Papers (MC 332), the Fannie Dorothy Garfinkle Barret Papers (A/B274), and the Daniel Malmed Papers (A/M256).

SCOPE AND CONTENT

This collection consists mainly of letters from Emma Goldman to one or both Mendelsohns. There are also copies of Emma Goldman's letters to or from others and recollections of William Mendelsohn about Emma Goldman and Angelica Balabanoff.

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Additional Index Terms

Anarchists
Jewish anarchists
Russia--History--Revolution, 1917-1920
Soviet Union--History--Revolution, 1917-1921
Soviet Union--Politics and government
Spain--History--Civil War, 1936-1939
United States--Politics and government--20th century
Balabanoff, Angelica, 1878-1965
Comyn, Stella, 1886-1961
Goldman, Emma, 1869-1940
Mendelsohn, William Arthur, 1902-1985
Reed, John, 1887-1920
Scott, Evelyn, 1893-1963

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