M-133, reel D4; WRC 49
Crowley, Teresa A., 1874-1930. Papers 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
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Repository: Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute
Creator: Teresa A. (O'Leary) Crowley, 1874-1930
Title: Woman's Rights Collection (WRC)
Quantity: Folder 49
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.
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, Mass., in 1874. As chairman of the Legislative Committee of the Massachusetts Woman Suffrage
Association, TAC led several successful campaigns against anti-suffrage politicians;
she was remembered as one of the leading outdoor suffrage speakers. For further biographical
information, see biographical sketches in this series.
See inventory below.
- 49. Biographical sketches, correspondence, pamphlet, leaflets, prologue to skit re: TAC
or from her work with MWSA 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 Wingate, 1860-1926