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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 4 Collections and/or Records:

Alice Mayer Stetten papers

 Collection
Identifier: SSC-MS-00153
Abstract Alice Mayer Stetten was a civic leader, pacifist, philanthropist, and international relations specialist. Papers consist primarily of correspondence, reports, minutes, clippings, and memorabilia documenting Stetten's work with the American-Korean Foundation, the American Women's Association's Carrie Chapman Catt Memorial Fund, the Common Council for American Unity (later called American Council for Nationalities Service), the National Council of Women, the Overseas Education Fund of the...
Dates of Materials: 1930 - 1972

Josephine Schain papers

 Collection
Identifier: SSC-MS-00139
Abstract Settlement house worker, suffragist, pacifist, and international relations specialist. Papers focus primarily on Schain's involvement in a host of women's organizations, the purpose of which was advocacy of international peace through cooperative enterprise among nations. Types of material include radio broadcasts scripts, speeches, photographs, articles, and other writings. Notable correspondents include Margaret Corbett Ashby, Mary Ritter Beard, Carrie Chapman Catt (extensive), Newton...
Dates of Materials: 1907 - 1960

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

Susan B. Anthony papers

 Collection
Identifier: SSC-MS-00005
Abstract

Susan B. Anthony was a suffragist, feminist, temperance leader, and abolitionist. Anthony began her political career with the Women's New York State Temperance Society, and became involved in women's rights, suffrage, and the abolitionist movements. The bulk of the collection consists of material by outside parties about Anthony, including biographical material; published writings by Anthony; memorabilia; correspondence; autograph collection; and photographs.

Dates of Materials: 1850 - 1979