Bryn Mawr College Library Special Collections

Carrie Chapman Catt Papers: Correspondence and Memorabilia

Part II: Box and Folder List

Special Collections Department, Bryn Mawr College Library
Collection Number: M 15

Copyright 2009 by Special Collections Department, Bryn Mawr College Library

November 2009
Last Updated: December 17, 2009


    

Correspondence (Alphabetical by Correspondent)
Box Folder Correspondent

Date
1 1

Anthony, Lucy

  • From Lucy Anthony to C. C. Catt, 1919-1943 (12 letters)
  • From C. C. Catt to Lucy Anthony, 1940-1944 (6 letters)
  • From A. Wetmore, Smithsonian Institution, to Lucy Anthony (1 letter)
  • From Lucy Anthony to Mr. Canham of Christian Science Monitor, 1944 [copy] (1 letter)
1919-1943
1 2 Democratic National Convention

Formal letters of support for Women's Suffrage Platform at Convention:
  • From Woodbridge N. Ferris (Governor of Michigan) to C. C. Catt, May 1916 (1 letter)
  • From Key Pittman (Nevada Senator) to C. C. Catt, May 1916 (1 letter)
  • From Edward F. Goltra (Missouri Democratic National Committee) to C. C. Catt, May 1916
  • From John E. Rakes (California State Representative) to C. C. Catt, June 1916 (1 letter)
  • From Jeanette Rankin (Montana Good Government State Central Committee) to C. C. Catt, June 1916 (1 letter)
    Miscellanous letters of organization and support for Convention:
  • From Grace Simons (Friday Morning Club) to Esther G. Ogden, May 1916 (1 letter)
  • From Mrs. George R. Buffham (Equal Suffrage League of Baltimore) to Miss Hannah J. Patterson, June 1916 (1 letter)
  • From Mrs. Frederick Greene (New York State Woman Suffrage Party) to Mrs. Raymond Brown, June 1916 (1 letter)
  • From Elizabeth Lewis to Mrs. Roessing, June 1916 (1 letter)
  • Collection of letters to/from Mrs. Esther Lovejoy (N.A.W.S.A.), to/from various delegates to Convention 1916 (12 letters)
  • 1916 May-June
    1 3

    Drexel, Constance

    • From Constance Drexel to C. C. Catt (1 letter)
    1920 December
    1 4

    International Women's Suffrage Alliance

    • From C. C. Catt to International Women Suffrage Alliance (1 letter)
    1919 January
    1

    5

    Kildare, Mrs. Owen

    • From C. C. Catt to Mrs. Owen Kildare (1 letter)
    1927 September
    1 6

    N.A.W.S.A.

    • From C. C. Catt to NAWSA board members, requesting funds and discussing women’s suffrage photograph collection (1 letter) [2 photocopies]
    1946 July
    1 7

    Park, Marion Edwards

    • From C. C. Catt to Marion Edwards Park expressing condolences on the death of M. Carey Thomas [photocopy- original in Park Papers] (1 letter)
    1935 December
    1 8

    Powderly, T.V.

    • From T.V. Powderly to C. C. Catt (1 letter)
    n.d.
    1 9

    Shaw, Anna Howard

    • From Anna Howard Shaw to C. C. Catt (1 letter)
    • From C. C. Catt to Anna Howard Shaw (2 letters)
    1915-1916
    1 10

    Sheepshanks, Mary

    • From C. C. Catt to Mary Sheepshanks [draft] (1 letter)
    1918 November
    1 11

    Wasson, Henry

    • From Republican National Committee to (unidentified, male) Republican party member (1 letter)
    1916 May 12
    1 12

    Woodrow, Wilson

    • From Woodrow Wilson to C. C. Catt [copies] (3 letters)
    • From C.C.Catt to Woodrow Wilson [drafts] (2 letters)
    1917 October 13
    1 13

    White, True Worthy

    • From Mrs. True Worthy White to C. C. Catt with Boston Herald clipping (1 letter)
    1925 October

     

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    Manuscript Material
    Box Folder Description Date
    1 14 “3 Platforms” for the National Board in support of the federal ammendment for women suffrage (TMs) n.d.
    1 15

    Names of Kansas lawmakers (TMs)

    n.d.
    1 16

    Partial manuscripts of lectures (3) (TMs)

    n.d.
    1 17 Miscellaneous Women's Suffrage Manuscript Material
    • “Get Ahead of Hungary”  press release with C. C. Catt’s initials, 1 page (TMs)
    • “Women Suffrage Ratification Meeting” press release, 10 November 1910 (TMs)
    • Report from the Petition Committee of Greater New York, population and occupation list, 1910 April (TMs)
    1910
    1 18

    Delegates for Democratic National Convention's positions on women’s suffrage (TMs)

    1916
    1 19 Legal documents: Will and Testament of  Mrs. Frank Leslie, C. C. Catt  as Residuary Legatee (DS); List of Mortgages (TMs) 1916-1917
    1 20 Press release on the death of Anna Howard Shaw; draft of speech on the life of Anna Howard Shaw (TMs) 1919
    1 21 Actions of state conventions on federal suffrage amendment (TMs) 1920
    1 22 NASWA delegates to International Women’s Suffrage Alliance, Geneva (TMs) 1920
    1 23 "Women’s Council for Post-War Europe", draft with proposed speakers (TMs) 1943

    Print Material
    Box Folder Description Date
    2 1

    Miscellaneous Undated Print Material

    • Poster: Republican Sample Ballot
    • List of Songs
    • Booklet: Collegiate Equal Suffrage League of New York State
    • Postcard: Susan B. Anthony picture and quote
    • “United States Map of the Progress of Equal Suffrage” on cardstock

    n.d.
    2 2 Book: Jane Bull to John Bull, Pictures for Grown-Ups n.d.
    2 3

    Facsimile of New York Times front page June 1, 1867
    Facsimile of New York Evening Post, May 19, 1838

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    2 4

    Menu: Internationaler Frauen-Kongress

    1904 June 15
    2 5

    Program: Kings County Political Equality League dinner, with photo of Susan B. Anthony

    1905
    2 6

    Broadsheet: Meeting Announcement of London Society for Women’s Suffrage

    1909 April 27
    2 7

    Program: First Woman Suffrage Convention, Carnegie Hall

    1909 Oct 29
    2 8

    Pamphlet with song lyrics: Wimbledon Women’s Social and Political Union 

    1909
    2 9

    Booklet: A Woman’s Calendar

    1912
    2 10

    Pamphlet: A Welcome Home to Mrs. C. C. Catt

    1912
    2 11

    Lecture Advertisement: “20 Talks”; School for Suffrage Workers

    1913

     

    Ephemera
    Box Folder Description Date
    3 --

    Scrapbooks of C. C. Catt

    • Scrapbook of newspaper clippings, “South Dakota Campaign, Ms. Catt’s First Suffrage Campaign” 1890
    • Scrapbook of newspaper clippings, “Retirement S.B. Anthony; N.A.W.S. Assn; Election” 1900
    • Scrapbook of newspaper photographs, 1937
    1890-1937
    2 -- Three Commemorative plaques of the mural painting in Women's Building at the Chicago Exposition 1933

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    Last Update: November 2009, Bryn Mawr College Library Special Collections