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Ames family



Occupations: Founder, Birth Control League of Massachusetts; Artist; Political cartoonist; Birth control advocate; Inventor; Suffragist; Politician; Senator, Mississippi; Civil War General; Governor, Mississippi; Botanist.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Ames family papers

Identifier: SSC-MS-00003
Abstract Genealogical and biographical materials, correspondence, diaries, artwork, writings, research, photographs, and printed materials. The bulk of the collection pertains to Blanche Ames Ames, suffragist, birth control advocate, artist, and inventor; her father, Adelbert Ames who was a Civil War general and Provisional Governor of Mississippi during the Reconstruction era; her husband, Botanist Oakes Ames; and their daughter Pauline Ames Plimpton. Also included are papers of Benjamin Butler,...
Dates of Materials: 1812-2017