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Allen, Florence Ellinwood, 1884-1966 (1884 March 23-1966 September 12)



  • Existence: 1884 March 23 - 1966 September 12


Occupations: Lawyer; Judge; Suffragist; Pacifist.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Florence Ellinwood Allen papers

Identifier: SSC-MS-00002
Abstract Lawyer, judge, suffragist, and pacifist. Allen's papers reflect her career as the first woman judge of a state supreme court and the first woman appointed as a federal judge, as well as her work in the Ohio suffrage and peace movements. Also included are the writings of Florence's mother, Corinne Tuckerman Allen, who was a member of the first class admitted to Smith College. Tuckerman Allen advocated sexual morality, monogamy and family relationships and organized for the Congress of...
Dates of Materials: 1920 - 1966