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Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1859 January 09 - 1947 March 09

Biography

Occupations: Suffragist; President, National American Women Suffrage Association; Pacifist.

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Carrie Chapman Catt papers

 Collection
Identifier: SSC-MS-00031
Abstract Suffragist, president, National American Women Suffrage Association, and pacifist. Papers relate primarily to Catt's public life, primarily her work as president of both the National American Woman Suffrage Association and the International Woman Suffrage Alliance. There is a significant amount of material pertaining to her peace activities. There is also a rich collection of photographs, including many of the Women's Land Army, created in Great Britain during World War II to aid in the war...
Dates of Materials: 1880-1958

Portia Willis Fitzgerald papers

 Collection
Identifier: SSC-MS-00380
Abstract

Woman's club leader, suffragist and lecturer. Much of the collection appears to have been part of a scrapbook. Writings and speeches primarily relate to her father (Colonel and U.S. Representative Benjamin A. Willis), the League of Nations, suffrage, the Institute of Human Relations, and women's clubs. Correspondents include Gertrude Atherton, Carrie Chapman Catt, and Florence G. Tuttle.

Dates of Materials: 1868-1966; Majority of material found within 1910-1935