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M-133, reel E26; A-68, Series VIII

Reilly, Caroline I.. Papers of Caroline I. Reilly in the Mary Earhart Dillon Collection, 1907-1941: 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.: M-133, reel E26; A-68, Series VIII
Repository: Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America, Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, Harvard University
Creator: Caroline I. Reilly
Title: Papers of Caroline I. Reilly in the Mary Earhart Dillon Collection, 1907-1941
Date(s): 1907-1941
Quantity: 3 folders
Language of materials: Materials in English.
Abstract: Writings, correspondence, etc., of writer and suffragist Caroline I. Reilly.

Immediate Source of Acquisition:

Accession number: 56-121

Processing Information:

Reprocessed: June 1990
By: Kim Brookes, Bert Hartry, Katherine Kraft, Jane Ward

Access Restrictions:

Access. ORIGINALS CLOSED. USE MICROFILM. REQUEST AS: M-133, REEL E26.

Conditions Governing Use:

Copyright. Copyright in the papers created by Caroline I. Reilly 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:

Caroline I. Reilly Papers in the Mary Earhart Dillon Collection, 1907-1941; item description, dates. A-68, folder #. Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute, Harvard University.

BIOGRAPHY

Writer and suffragist Caroline I. Reilly served as chairman of the Press Committee of the National American Woman Suffrage Association, and assistant to Anna Howard Shaw on the Council of National Defense (1919). In 1921, Reilly was executive secretary of the League of Women Voters in Washington, D.C.

SCOPE AND CONTENT

This series consists of correspondence, certificates, clippings, articles, and a speech; it provides information about Caroline I. Reilly and Anna Howard Shaw, and some insight into the activities of the Council of National Defense and the League of Women Voters. Little biographical information about Reilly is available from these papers.

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Additional Index Terms

Women--Suffrage--United States
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947
Dillon, Mary Earhart, collector
Harriman, Florence Jaffray, 1870-1967
Hay, Mary Garrett, 1857-1928
League of Women Voters (U.S.)
Park, Maud Wood, 1871-1955
Shaw, Anna Howard, 1847-1919
Willebrandt, Mabel Walker, 1889-1963

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