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A-151

Morgan, Laura Puffer, 1874-1962. Papers of Laura Puffer Morgan and Ethel Puffer Howes, 1892-1962: 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.: A-151
Repository: Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America, Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, Harvard University
Creator: Morgan, Laura Puffer, 1874-1962
Title: Papers of Laura Puffer Morgan and Ethel Puffer Howes, 1892-1962
Date(s): 1892-1962
Quantity: 2.92 linear feet (7 file boxes)
Language of materials: Materials in English.
Abstract: Correspondence, speeches, articles, etc., of Laura Puffer Morgan, lecturer, writer, teacher, suffragist, and advocate for disarmament.

Immediate Source of Acquisition:

Accession numbers: 555, 566, 600, 707, 751, 799, 902
Gift of Miss Louisa Puffer, 1868 Columbia Rd., NW Washington 9, D.C. Received February, March, June, 1963; March, May, September, 1964; July, 1965.

Access Restrictions:

Access. Collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use:

Copyright. Copyright in the papers created by Laura Puffer Morgan and Ethel Puffer Howes 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.

Preferred Citation:

Laura Puffer Morgan and Ethel Puffer Howes Papers, 1862-1962; item description, dates. A-151, folder #. Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute, Harvard University, Cambridge, Mass.

SEPARATION RECORD

The following items have been removed from the collection for cataloguing:

BIOGRAPHY

Laura Puffer Morgan was a lecturer, writer, teacher, world traveler, suffragist, press correspondent, and worker for disarmament and world organization. Ethel Puffer Howes (1872-1950), her sister, was a psychologist and first director of the Institute for the Co-ordination of Women's Interests at Smith College. She earned her Ph.D. at Radcliffe in 1902.

SCOPE AND CONTENT

This collection consists primarily of the correspondence, reports, press releases, articles, and minutes of meetings of Laura Puffer Morgan, 1874-1962, and documents her career as a lecturer, writer, teacher, world traveler, suffragist, press correspondent, and worker for disarmament and world organization. Included in this collection is the smaller collection of the correspondence and writings of Mrs. Morgan's sister, Ethel Puffer Howes, 1872-1950, psychologist and first director of The Institute for the Co-ordination of Women's Interests at Smith College.

CONTAINER LIST

MORGAN-HOWES INDEX OF CORRESPONDENTS

Container List

Additional Index Terms

Articles
Authors
Congresses and conventions
Disarmament
Educators
Europe--Description and travel
Germany--Social conditions--1933-1945
International cooperation
International organization
Jews--Legal status, laws, etc.--Germany
Lecturers
London (England)--Naval Conference--1935-1936
Neutrality
Peace
Press releases
Psychologists
Reports
Spain--Relations--United States
Speeches
Women--Suffrage
Women's rights
World War, 1939-1945.
American Association of University Women
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947
Commission to Study the Organization of Peace
Committee on the Cause and Cure of War
Courtney, Kathleen, Dame.
Dingman, Mary Agnes, 1875-1961
Geneva Disarmament Conference (1938)
Geneva Disarmament Conference (1935-1937)
Geneva Disarmament Conference (1932-1935)
Geneva Research Center
Henderson, Arthur, 1863-1935
Hoover, Herbert, 1874-1964
Howe, Julia Ward, 1819-1910
Howes, Ethel Puffer, 1872-1950
Howe family.
Institute on World Organization
International Consultative League (Geneva)
League of Nations
London Naval Conference
Morgan family
Morgan, Raymond Beveridge
National Council for Prevention of War (United States)
Radcliffe College--Alumni and alumnae
Russell, Annie, 1869-1936
Sedgwick, Ellery, 1872-1960
Smith College. Institute for the co-ordination of women's interests
Thomas, M. Carey (Martha Carey), 1857-1935
United Nations
Young Women's Christian Association
Washington (D.C.). Board of Education
Washington World Affairs Center
Wilson, Woodrow, 1856-1924
Women's Peace and Disarmament Committee
Woolley, Mary Emma, 1863-1947

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