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Women's rights -- United States -- History

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Letter, an envelope, and a biography, 1902

 Item — Box 6: [Barcode: 31197233283180], Folder: 37-38
Identifier: Vault MSS 2
Scope and Contents

Typewritten and signed letter, dated 6 Jan. 1902, and addressed to Barton O. Aylesworth of Fort Collins, Colorado. Blake responds to Aylesworth's request for biographical information. Also included is the envelope in which the letter was sent. With the collection is a printed announcement of a series of lectures Blake was to give on women's issues. The item includes biographical information.

Dates: 1902

Letters, autographs, and an envelope, 1901-1903

 Item — Box 2: [Barcode: 31197233283149], Folder: 22-23
Identifier: Vault MSS 2
Scope and Contents

Two typewritten and signed letters, dated 17 Oct. 1902 and 3 July 1903, and addressed to "Dear sir" and to "My Dear Friend." Anthony recommends the fourth volume of the "History of Woman Suffrage."

Dates: 1901-1903

Maureen Ursenbach Beecher papers on Relief Society, approximately 1971-1979

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1979 Series 8
Scope and Contents Contains records relating to the Relief Society, including lessons Beecher helped create for the general Relief Society handbook in 1975. Also includes biographical materials of the organization, copies of records of its organization and proceedings in Nauvoo, Illinois, copies of meeting minutes in Nauvoo, a 1931 handbook, records of various Relief Societies, and publications related to the organization. Also includes records of the church's involvement in women's rights activities of the...
Dates: approximately 1971-1979

Amy Valentine papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1858
Scope and Contents

Speeches, pamphlets, letters received, newspaper clippings, newsletters, congressional reports, and meeting agendas. The materials relate to Valentine's work in advancing women's rights in Utah and the United States and supporting efforts to get the Equal Rights Amendment.

Dates: 1975-1982