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73-184--73-185

Backus, Louise Burton Laidlaw, 1906-1973. Papers of Louise Burton Laidlaw Backus, 1919-1973: 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

Location: Collection stored off site: researchers must request access 36 hours before use.
Call No.: 73-184--73-185
Repository: Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America, Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, Harvard University
Creator: Louise Burton Laidlaw Backus, 1906-1973
Title: Papers of Louise Burton Laidlaw Backus, 1919-1973
Date(s): 1919-1973
Quantity: 1 collection (5 cartons; (5 cartons)
Language of materials: Materials in English.
Abstract: Correspondence, reports, minutes, etc., of Louise Burton Laidlaw Backus, suffragist and a leader in the Pan Pacific and Southeast Asia Women's Association.

Immediate Source of Acquisition:

Accession numbers: 73-184, 73-185

Access Restrictions:

Access. Collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use:

Copyright. Copyright in the papers created by Louise Burton Laidlaw Backus is held by the President and Fellows of Harvard College for the Schlesinger Library. 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.

Preferred Citation:

Louise Burton Laidlaw Backus Papers, 1919-1973; item description, dates. 73-184--73-185, folder #. Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute, Harvard University.

BIOGRAPHY

Louise Burton Laidlaw (Mrs. Dana) Backus was a leader in the Pan Pacific and Southeast Asia Women's Association and was active in suffrage work.

SCOPE AND CONTENT

Records of the Pan Pacific and Southeast Asia Women's Association, the United Nations Association, Women United for the UN, and the Committee of Correspondence.

CONTAINER LIST

Container List

Additional Index Terms

International cooperation
Women--Suffrage
American Association of the United Nations
Collegiate Council for the United Nations
Committee of Correspondence (New York, N.Y.)
Council on International Relations of the United Nations
Institute of World Affairs (New York, N.Y.)
Pan Pacific Southeast Asian Women's Association
United Nations Association of New York
United Nations Association of Southern New York
United Nations Association of the United States of America
Women United for United Nations

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