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International Council of Women

 Organization

Dates

  • Existence: 1888

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Grace Harriet Spofford papers

 Collection
Identifier: SSC-MS-00150
Abstract

Teacher; Musician; Music administrator. Papers include correspondence, diaries, memorabilia, speeches, writings, sheet music, photographs, and subject files on women in music. There are also a large number of files on organizations and conferences (primarily music-related), including the Music School of the Henry Street Settlement, the International Music Council of UNESCO, and the International Council of Women and National Council of Women.

Dates of Materials: 1795-1974; Majority of material found within 1935-1954

International Council of Women records

 Collection
Identifier: SSC-MS-00352
Abstract The International Council of Women, founded in 1888, was one of the first international women's organizations. The second international conference of the National Woman Suffrage Association, called by Susan B. Anthony, May Wright Sewall, and other suffragists, created the ICW. This is a small collection, including correspondence, minutes and committee reports, records of international conferences, constitutions, membership lists, and publications, including biographical information on ICW...
Dates of Materials: 1888 - 1981