Skip Navigation Links The Library of Congress >> Researchers
Rare Book & Special Collections Reading Room (Library of Congress)
  Home >> Special Collections

Selected Special Collections

Carrie Chapman Catt Collection

Library and papers of Carrie Chapman Catt, president of the National American Woman Suffrage Association

In 1939 Carrie Chapman Catt (1859-1947), the president of the National American Woman Suffrage Assocation (NAWSA), donated her "feminist library" to the Library of Congress on behalf of her organization. Formerly the NAWSA's reference collection, the gift includes volumes from the libraries of Susan B. Anthony, Alice Stone Blackwell, Julia Ward Howe, Mary A. Livermore, Elizabeth Smith Miller, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Lucy Stone, and other reformers. Also see the blog post:Celebrating Creative Women: Highlights from an exhibit on women's rights and the webcast: Catch the Suffragists' Spirit: The Millers' Suffrage Scrapbooks.

Digitized Materials from the Carrie Chapman Catt Collection

Miller NAWSA Scrapbooks Miller NAWSA Suffrage Scrapbooks; 1897-1911
Selections from the National American Woman Suffrage Association, 1848-1921 Votes for Women; Selections from the National American Woman Suffrage Association; 1848-1921

Like collections include: Susan B. Anthony Collection: Library and papers of Susan B. Anthony



  Top of Page
Top of Page
  Home >> Special Collections
  The Library of Congress >> Researchers
  December 4, 2014
Legal | External Link Disclaimer

Contact Us:  
Ask a Librarian