Letters and writings by Susan B Anthony

Scope and Content

1A: Copies of 14 letters, selected at random by the Memorial Committee. 1896-1905 14 items:

* Susan B Anthony to Jessie Anthony (second cousin), Coleta Illinois;

* Susan B Anthony to Eliza Wadsworth (aunt), Coleta Illinois;

* Susan B Anthony to Mrs whitfield, Rapid City, South Dakota;

* Susan B Anthony to Francis Willard, President WCTU, Chicago, Illinois;

* Susan B Anthony to Jessie Anthony 30 Mar 1896 Los Angeles, California;

* Susan B Anthony to Jessie Anthony 26 Apr 1898 Los Angeles, California;

* Susan B Anthony to Jessie Anthony 10 Apr 1898 Los Angeles, California;

* Susan B Anthony to Jessie Anthony 28 Mar 1900 Los Angeles, California;

* Susan B Anthony to Jessie Anthony 26 Jul 1900 Los Angeles, California;

* Susan B Anthony to Jessie Anthony 25 Jun 1902 Los Angeles, California;

* Susan B Anthony to Circular Letter 1903;

* Susan B Anthony to Jessie Anthony 10 Sep 1904 Los Angeles, California;

* Susan B Anthony to Jessie Anthony 29 Oct 1904 Los Angeles, California;

* Susan B Anthony to Jessie Anthony 10 Dec 1905 Los Angeles, California [This was one of the last letters she wrote before she died 13 Mar 1906].

1B: Newspaper articles commissioned by the McClure Syndicate in 1901 with an introduction by Ida Husted Harper ('How They Came to be Written']. 4 items. As at 1949 these articles had only been published in the newspapers, they had not been republished in books.

* What I Would Have Done With a Bad Husband (5p);

* Perfect Marriages (4p);

* Educating Husbands (3p);

* The Wrongs of Man (4p).

[* The Ideal Husband, was also commissioned but a copy is not present].