Collection  |  Manuscript/Mixed Material Carrie Chapman Catt papers, 1848-1950

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Title
Carrie Chapman Catt papers, 1848-1950
Summary
Correspondence, diaries, drafts of speeches and articles, subject files, biographical papers, newspaper clippings, printed material, and other papers relating primarily to Catt's efforts on behalf of the women's suffrage movement, feminism, and international peace. Also includes material on the Women's Centennial Congress of 1940 and the National Committee on the Cause and Cure of War. Diaries describe her travels to Africa, East Asia, Europe, and the Middle East.
Correspondents include Grace Abbott, Jane Addams, Viscountess Nancy Witcher Langhorne Astor, Newton Diehl Baker, Alice Stone Blackwell, Josephus Daniels, Charlotte Perkins Gilman, Ida Husted Harper, Mary Garrett Hay, Clara Hyde, Fiorello H. La Guardia, Julia Clifford Lathrop, Rosette Suzanne Manus, Katherine Dexter McCormick, Maud Wood Park, Mary Gray Peck, Helen Rogers Reid, Rose Schneiderman, Rosika Schwimmer, Edna Lamprey Stantial, Arthur Hays Sulzberger, William H. Taft, Joseph P. Tumulty, William Allen White, and Justina Leavitt Wilson.
Contributor Names
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947.
Subject Headings
-  Abbott, Grace,--1878-1939--Correspondence
-  Addams, Jane,--1860-1935--Correspondence
-  Astor, Nancy Witcher Langhorne Astor,--Viscountess,--1879-1964--Correspondence
-  Baker, Newton Diehl,--1871-1937--Correspondence
-  Blackwell, Alice Stone,--1857-1950--Correspondence
-  Daniels, Josephus,--1862-1948--Correspondence
-  Gilman, Charlotte Perkins,--1860-1935--Correspondence
-  Harper, Ida Husted,--1851-1931.--Correspondence
-  Hay, Mary Garrett,--1857-1928--Correspondence
-  Hyde, Clara--Correspondence
-  La Guardia, Fiorello H.--(Fiorello Henry),--1882-1947--Correspondence
-  Lathrop, Julia Clifford,--1858-1932--Correspondence
-  Manus, Rosette Suzanne,--1881-1942--Correspondence
-  McCormick, Katherine Dexter,--1876-1967--Correspondence
-  Park, Maud Wood,--1871-1955--Correspondence
-  Peck, Mary Gray,--1867?-1957--Correspondence
-  Reid, Helen Rogers,--1882-1970--Correspondence
-  Schneiderman, Rose,--1882-1972--Correspondence
-  Schwimmer, Rosika,--1877-1948--Correspondence
-  Stantial, Edna Lamprey--Correspondence
-  Sulzberger, Arthur Hays,--1891-1968--Correspondence
-  Taft, William H.--(William Howard),--1857-1930--Correspondence
-  Tumulty, Joseph P.--(Joseph Patrick),--1879-1954--Correspondence
-  White, William Allen,--1868-1944--Correspondence
-  Wilson, Justina Leavitt,---1955--Correspondence
-  National Committee on the Cause and Cure of War (U.S.)
-  Women's Centennial Congress--(1940 :--New York, N.Y.)
-  Feminism
-  Peace
-  Women--Suffrage
-  Women's rights
-  Africa--Description and travel
-  East Asia--Description and travel
-  Europe--Description and travel
-  Middle East--Description and travel
Notes
-  Microfilm edition available, no. 17,349.
-  Microfilm produced from originals in the Manuscript Division. Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress Photoduplication Service.
-  Gift, Alda Wilson and Edna Lamprey Stantial, 1947-1960.
-  Feminist, lecturer, and author.
-  Collection material in English.
-  Finding aid available in the Library of Congress Manuscript Reading Room and at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mss/eadmss.ms998018
-  MSS15404
Medium
9,500 items.
30 containers plus 1 oversize.
18 microfilm reels.
12.4 linear feet.
Repository
Library of Congress Manuscript Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA dcu http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mss/mss.home
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mss/eadmss.ms998018
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mss/eadmss.ms998018.3
Library of Congress Control Number
mm78015404
Access Advisory
Open to research.
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Description
Feminist, lecturer, and author. Correspondence, diaries (1911-1923), drafts of speeches and articles, subject files, biographical papers, newspaper clippings, printed material, and other papers, chiefly 1890-1920, relating primarily to Carrie Chapman Catt's efforts on behalf of the women's suffrage movement, feminism, and the cause of international peace.
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Catt, Carrie Chapman. Carrie Chapman Catt papers, -1950. 1848. Manuscript/Mixed Material. http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mss/eadmss.ms998018.

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Catt, C. C. (1848) Carrie Chapman Catt papers, -1950. [Manuscript/Mixed Material] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mss/eadmss.ms998018.

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Catt, Carrie Chapman. Carrie Chapman Catt papers, -1950. 1848. Manuscript/Mixed Material. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <hdl.loc.gov/loc.mss/eadmss.ms998018>.