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Frances Casement papers

Identifier: SSC-MS-00030

Scope and Contents

The collection consists of material from purchased from the collection of Mrs. Frances Casement, a suffrage leader in Ohio. Includes periodicals and publications of suffrage and women's rights associations in Ohio and nationally. Also included are the constitution, by-laws, and miscellaneous papers of the Ohio Women's Suffrage Association.

Dates of Materials

  • 1884-1892


Language of Materials


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research use without restriction beyond the standard terms and conditions of Smith College Special Collections.

Conditions Governing Use

Materials in this collection may be governed by copyright. For reproductions of materials that are governed by fair use as defined under U. S. Copyright Law, no permission to cite or publish is required. Researchers are responsible for determining who may hold materials' copyrights and obtaining approval from them. Researchers do not need anything further from Smith College Special Collections to move forward with their use.

Biographical / Historical

Frances Casement was an Ohio suffrage leader.


2.25 linear feet (3 containers)


Suffragist. The collection of Mrs. Frances Casement, a suffrage leader in Ohio, includes printed materials relating to suffrage and women's rights associations in Ohio and nationally, and miscellaneous records of the Ohio Women's Suffrage Association.

Frances Casement papers
Finding Aid
Amy Hague
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Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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Encoding funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.

Revision Statements

  • 07/26/2017: This resource was modified by the ArchivesSpace Preprocessor developed by the Harvard Library (
  • 2017-07-26T17:48:13-04:00: This record was migrated from InMagic DB Textworks to ArchivesSpace.
  • 2019-07-02: Added two pages of specific article titles, etc.

Repository Details

Part of the Sophia Smith Collection of Women's History Repository

Neilson Library
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Northampton MA 01063