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Women collection, circa 1899-1950
- 1899-1950 (Creation)
1 cubic feet (2 boxes and 1 oversize box)
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Collection of materials assembled by the Oregon Historical Society relating to women in Oregon, ca. 1899-1950. Included in the collection are postcards with anti and pro-suffrage images, the correspondence and diary of Mrs. Sylvia Thompson, the correspondence of M.H. Wicoxon, scrapbook of the League of Women Voters, papers of various women's political groups (including anti-suffrage groups) and newspaper clippings regarding women's rights, legal status and prominent women.
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The collection is open to the public.
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- Citation: Women Collection, Mss 1534, Oregon Historical Society Research Library.