Format Photos, Prints, Drawings
Contributors Underwood & Underwood, Washington, D.C.
Dates 1920
Location United States
Washington D.C.
Language English
Subjects National Woman's Party
United States
Washington (D.C.)
Wiley, Anna Kelton
Mrs. H. W. Wiley [Anna Kelton Wiley] and John and Harvey [Wiley]. Chairman of the Memorial Committee at the services in honor of Dean Emma Gillett at the United States Capitol, Sunday, May 15 [1927].
Contributor Names
Underwood & Underwood, Washington, D.C. (Photographer)
Created / Published
[ca. 1920]
Subject Headings
-  Wiley, Anna Kelton, 1877-1964
-  National Woman's Party
-  Women--Suffrage--Washington (D.C.)
-  Suffragists--United States--1920-1930
-  Photographs
-  United States -- District of Columbia
-  Summary: Studio portrait of Anna Kelton Wiley, seated, in embroidered apron, with sons John Preston Wiley (1914-1998) and Harvey W. Wiley, Jr. (1912-1951), in sailor suits.
-  Title transcribed from item.
-  Anna Kelton Wiley was married to pure food and drugs expert Dr. Harvey Washington Wiley (1844-1930). Washington College of Law dean Emma M. Gillett (b. 1852), chair of the Legal Branch of the National Woman's Party and president of the Woman's Bar Association [1921], died 23 Jan. 1927.
-  Anna Kelton Wiley (Mrs. Harvey W. Wiley) of Washington, D.C., was a member of the NWP national advisory council. She was active in lobbying, political work, and picketing for the NWP. She was arrested Nov. 10, 1917, and sentenced to 15 days in District Jail; she appealed her case and it was later upheld by a higher court. Doris Stevens, Jailed for Freedom (New York: Boni and Liveright, 1920), 370.
1 photograph: print; 8 x 10 in.
Call Number
Location: National Woman's Party Records, Group I, Container I:158, Folder: Wiley, Anna Kelton
Source Collection
Records of the National Woman's Party
Manuscript Division
Digital Id

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