M-133, reel D4; WRC 49
Crowley, Teresa A., 1874-1930. Papers of Teresa A. Crowley in the Woman's Rights Collection,
1914-1944: A Finding Aid
Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America
Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, Harvard University
© 2005 President and Fellows of Harvard College
Call No.: M-133, reel D4; WRC 49
Repository: Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute
Creator: Teresa A. Crowley, 1874-1930
Title: Papers of Teresa A. Crowley in the Woman's Rights Collection, 1914-1944
Quantity: 1 folder
Location: Collection stored off site: researchers must request access 36 hours before use.
Language of materials: Materials in English.
Abstract: Biographical sketches, correspondence, leaflets, etc., of Teresa A. Crowley, lawyer,
suffragist, and amateur actress. These papers are part of the Woman's Rights Collection.
These papers of Teresa A. (O'Leary) Crowley fill one folder of the Woman's Rights
Collection, which was given to Radcliffe College in August 1943 and formed the nucleus
of the Women's Archives, later the Schlesinger Library. The material in this folder
was prepared for microfilming in June 1990 by Kim Brookes. It was microfilmed as
part of a Schlesinger Library/University Publications of America project.
Access. Originals closed; use microfilm, M-133, reel D4.
Copyright. Copyright in the papers created by Teresa A. Crowley as well as copyright
in other papers in the collection may be held by their authors, or the authors' heirs
Copying. Papers may be copied in accordance with the library's usual procedures.
Teresa A. Crowley Papers in the Woman's Rights Collection, 1914-1944; item description,
dates. WRC-49, folder #. Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute, Harvard University.
Lawyer, suffragist, and amateur actress Teresa A. (O'Leary) Crowley was born in Wakefield,
Massachusetts, in 1874. As chairman of the Legislative Committee of the Massachusetts
Woman Suffrage Association, Crowley led several successful campaigns against anti-suffrage
politicians; she was remembered as one of the leading outdoor suffrage speakers.
Collection includes biographical sketches, correspondence, leaflets, and a prologue
to a skit.
- 49. Biographical sketches, correspondence, pamphlet, leaflets, prologue to skit re: Teresa
A. Crowley or from her work with Massachusetts Woman Suffrage Association for suffrage
and against anti-suffrage politicians, 1914-1918, n.d. (pre-1920), 1943-1944. Includes
copy print of framed portrait, WRC-P33-3.
The following catalog entries represent persons, organizations, and topics documented
in this series. An entry for each appears in the Harvard On Line Library Information
System (HOLLIS) and other automated bibliographic databases.
Leonard, Gertrude Halladay, 1868-1919
Massachusetts Woman Suffrage Association
Weeks, John W. (John Wingate), 1860-1926