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    Grosvenor family papers, 1827-1981 Correspondence, diaries, speeches and writings, subject material, financial papers, printed matter, and personal miscellany, chiefly 1872-1964, of various members of the Grosvenor family, principally of Amherst and Millbury, Mass., and Washington, D.C.
    • Date: 1827
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    Elizabeth Cady Stanton papers, 1814-1946 Reformer and feminist. Correspondence, speeches, articles, drafts of books, scrapbooks, and printed matter documenting Elizabeth Cady Stanton's career as an advocate for women's rights. Includes material on her efforts on behalf of women's legal status and women's suffrage, the abolition of slavery, rights for African Americans following the Civil War, temperance, and other nineteenth-century social reform movements.
    • Contributor: Stanton, Elizabeth Cady
    • Date: 1814
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    Letter from Laura I. Oblinger to Uriah W. Oblinger, May 15, 1887
    • Contributor: Oblinger, Uriah W. (Uriah Wesley) - Lumbar, Laura I. (Laura Iona Bacon Oblinger)
    • Date: 1887-05-15
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    Susan B. Anthony Foundation, Washington, D.C., records, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, bylaws and constitution, minutes, reports, financial records, membership lists, a scrapbook, clippings, printed matter, and other records. Includes biographical material concerning Susan B. Anthony, records of the District of Columbia Woman Suffrage Association, and material relating to Anna E. Hendley, founder and president of the foundation. Correspondence relates to the District of Columbia Federation of Women's Clubs, the General Federation of Women's Clubs, ...
    • Contributor: Susan Anthony Foundation (Washington, D.C.) - Anthony League of the District of Columbia - District of Columbia Woman Suffrage Association
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    Bancroft Library. Regional Oral History Office oral history interviews, 1959-1979 Interviews pertaining to California state politics and government, the suffragists, and to the life and career of John S. Service, an American diplomat in China, and his wife, Caroline.
    • Contributor: Bancroft Library. Regional Oral History Office
    • Date: 1959
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    American Psychological Association records, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence; memoranda; minutes of meetings; drafts of books, articles, and lectures; congressional testimony; reports; agendas; ballots; financial data; print and near-print matter; and other records chiefly documenting the organization and management of the association's boards, committees, and publications. Subjects include ethical standards, loyalty oaths, licensing questions, insurance matters, psychological testing, forensic information, science and education, the Peace Corps, aging, family planning, women's issues, equal ...
    • Contributor: American Psychological Association - Brayfield, Arthur H. - Little, Kenneth - Olson, Willard Clifford - Paterson, Donald G. (Donald Gildersleeve)
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    National Council of Jewish Women. Washington, D.C., Office records, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, memoranda, minutes, reports, legislation, notes, speeches, testimony, publications, newsletters, press releases, photographs, newspaper clippings, and other records primarily reflecting the efforts of Olya Margolin as the council's Washington, D.C., representative from 1944 to 1978. Topics include the aged, child care, consumer issues, education, employment, economic assistance to foreign countries, food and nutrition, housing, immigration, Israel, Jewish life and culture, juvenile delinquency, national health ...
    • Contributor: National Council of Jewish Women. Washington, D.C., Office
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    Letter from Uriah W. Oblinger and Laura I. Oblinger to Charlie Thomas and Thomas Family, January 17, 1886
    • Contributor: Thomas Family - Thomas, Charlie (John Charles) - Oblinger, Uriah W. (Uriah Wesley) - Lumbar, Laura I. (Laura Iona Bacon Oblinger)
    • Date: 1886-01-17
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    Conversation with 23 year old female, Reinholds, Pennsylvania (Transcript)
    • Contributor: Unidentified - Huffines, Lois M.
    • Date: 1977-00-00

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    Oveta Culp Hobby papers, 1941-1997 Newspaper editor and publisher, director of the Women’s Army Corps, secretary of health, education, and welfare, and businesswoman. Correspondence, printed matter, and other papers relating to Hobby’s work during World War II as chief of the Women’s Interest Section of the Bureau of Public Relations in the War Department and as the first director of the Women’s Army Auxiliary Corps.
    • Contributor: Hobby, Oveta Culp
    • Date: 1941
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    Charles Edward Russell papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, diaries, lectures, poetry and other writings, notebooks, subject files, clippings, printed matter, scrapbooks, and other papers relating principally to Russell's work as a reformer, journalist, and poet. Documents his activities on behalf of various progressive reform causes, commitment to socialism and humanitarianism, writing career, and interest in music and literature, especially poetry. Includes material pertaining to Russell's assignment with Everybody's Magazine for a ...
    • Contributor: Russell, Charles Edward
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    Oveta Culp Hobby papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, printed matter, and other papers relating to Hobby's work during World War II as chief of the Women's Interest Section of the Bureau of Public Relations in the War Department and as the first director of the Women's Army Auxiliary Corps, renamed Women's Army Corps in 1943.
    • Contributor: Hobby, Oveta Culp
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    Breckinridge family papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, diaries, speeches, articles, subject files, financial and legal records, scrapbooks, and other papers of various Breckinridge family members. Papers of John Breckinridge document his service as Kentucky attorney general and legislator; his years as U.S. attorney general and senator; the Alien and Sedition Acts; and the Kentucky Resolutions of 1798 and 1799. Papers of Robert J. Breckinridge pertain primarily to his ministry in ...
    • Contributor: Breckinridge, Clifton Rodes - Breckinridge, Desha - Breckinridge, Henry - Breckinridge, John - Breckinridge, John C. (John Cabell) - Breckinridge, Joseph Cabell - Breckinridge, Katherine Carson - Breckinridge, Madeline McDowell - Breckinridge, Robert J. (Robert Jefferson) - Breckinridge, Sophonisba P. (Sophonisba Preston) - Breckinridge, William Campbell Preston - Desha, Mary
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    Alexander Jeffrey McKelway papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, speeches, writings, articles, financial records, printed matter, scrapbook of obituary notices and condolence letters, and other papers relating primarily to child labor reform, particularly McKelway's role as secretary for the Southern States of the National Child Labor Committee. Other subjects include women's suffrage, prohibition, national political affairs, the Hoke Smith-Georgia Historical Association correspondence of 1917, and McKelway family matters. Family papers include boyhood ...
    • Contributor: McKelway, Alexander Jeffrey
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    Letter from Uriah W. Oblinger to Laura I. Oblinger, Sadie Oblinger, and Nettie Oblinger, May 3, 1887
    • Contributor: Lumbar, Laura I. (Laura Iona Bacon Oblinger) - McCart, Sadie (Sadie Iona Oblinger) - Naden, Nettie (Adah Annette Oblinger) - Oblinger, Uriah W. (Uriah Wesley)
    • Date: 1887-05-03
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    Advertisement card, Palestine Point Lace, The American Colony Industrial School
    • Contributor: American Colony (Jerusalem) - American Colony Industrial School
    • Date: 1920

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    Conversation with 73 year old female, Fleetwood, Pennsylvania (Transcript)
    • Contributor: Unidentified - Huffines, Lois M.
    • Date: 1977-00-00

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    Richmond Pearson Hobson papers, 1889-1966 Naval officer and United States representative from Alabama. Correspondence, memoranda, speeches, lectures, articles, reports, notes, analyses, naval orders, press clippings, photographs, and other papers relating chiefly to Hobson's naval career and to his efforts on behalf of prohibition, restrictions on international drug trafficking, and opposition to the Franklin D. Roosevelt administration.
    • Contributor: Hobson, Richmond Pearson
    • Date: 1889
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    John Sharp Williams papers, 1902-1924 United States representative and senator, lawyer, and planter from Mississippi. Correspondence, biographical and genealogical material, newspaper clippings, printed material, and other papers documenting Williams's Congressional service. Pertains primarily to politics in Mississippi and the nation during the presidential administrations of Woodrow Wilson and Warren G. Harding.
    • Contributor: Williams, John Sharp
    • Date: 1902
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    Letter from Giles S. Thomas to Thomas Family, September 17-24, 1882
    • Contributor: Thomas Family - Thomas, Giles S. (Giles Stafford)
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    National American Woman Suffrage Association records, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, subject file relating chiefly to state and local suffrage organizations and leaders in the movement, scrapbooks prepared by Ida Porter Boyer documenting activities in the women's rights movement (1893-1912), and miscellaneous printed matter. Correspondents include Dame Millicent Garrett Fawcett, Abby Kelley Foster, Helen H. Gardener, William Lloyd Garrison, Sarah Moore Grimké, Ida Husted Harper, Mary Garrett Hay, Julia Ward Howe, Florence Kelley, Belle ...
    • Contributor: National American Woman Suffrage Association
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    Winn Newman papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, legal briefs, depositions, orders, motions, exhibits, transcripts, speeches and writings, subject files, biographical material, school and family papers, and printed matter documenting Newman's career as an attorney practicing chiefly in Washington, D.C., and specializing in employment discrimination cases and labor law. Includes material on opposition to the nomination of Clarence Thomas to the Supreme Court in 1991; litigation involving the rights of women ...
    • Contributor: Newman, Winn
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    Marian S. Carson collection of manuscripts, 1656-1995 Collector. A collection of Americana including historical letters and documents, family and personal papers, broadsides, financial and legal papers, illustrated and printed ephemera, government and legislative documents, military records, journals, and printed matter relating primarily to the expansion and development of the United States from the colonial period through the 1876 centennial.
    • Contributor: Carson, Marian S.
    • Date: 1656
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    Mabel Walker Willebrandt papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, speeches, writings, family papers, and printed matter relating primarily to Willebrandt's service as U.S. assistant attorney general under Presidents Warren G. Harding and Calvin Coolidge. Correspondence includes letters to Willebrandt's parents and pertains chiefly to social and political life in Washington, her efforts as an enforcer of the 18th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, Republican Party politics, and the issue and role of ...
    • Contributor: Willebrandt, Mabel Walker