In Her Own Right

Elizabeth Burrill Curtis letter to Mariana Wright Chapman

Image A00180104 1 lg
Date created 1898-07-19
Creator Curtis, Elizabeth Burrill, 1861-1914
Description Elizabeth Curtis Burrill was a suffragist. Written on New York State Woman Suffrage Association stationery. Responds to a request for advice about where to hold an upcoming convention. States that it is necessary for the women's suffrage movement to make clear their views on topics such as educational requirements for suffrage and imperialism/anti-imperialism but expresses ambivalence about what those views are or should be. Is ill and will not be able to attend the convention in person.
Size 4 pages
Type text
Subjects Women--Education | Women--Suffrage | Imperialism | Curtis, Elizabeth Burrill, 1861-1914
Geographical location Ashfield (Mass.)
Language English
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Local Identifier A00180104
Contributing institution Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College
Rights Please cite appropriately, crediting Mariana Wright Chapman Family Papers, SFHL-RG5-260, Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College as the source and indicating the identifier of the item, A00180104. This work is believed to be in the Public Domain under the laws of the United States. For more information, see