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Shaw, Anna Howard, 1847-1919



  • Existence: 1847 - 1919


Born in England in 1847; emigrated to America; she became a close colleague of leading suffragette Susan B. Anthony and replaced Anthony as president of the National American Woman Suffrage Movement at Anthony’s death.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Caroline Bartlett Crane Collection

Identifier: RH-A-92
Scope and Contents The collection contains material relation to Caroline Bartlett Crane's personal and public life as a Unitarian minister, a social and urban reformer, suffragist, and early conservationist. Papers include personal and professional correspondence, speeches, sermons, articles,articles, travel journals, scrapbooks, biographical material, and photographs. Papers relating to women's issues of the early 20th century include: correspondence with suffragists Anna Howard Shaw, Susan B. Anthony, and...
Dates: 1880-1960