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Women's Ephemera Collection

A description of the collection at Syracuse University

Finding aid created by: MRC
Date: 24 Oct 2010

Biographical History

New York has seen several notable events in the history of women's rights, most notably the Seneca Falls Convention on women's rights held in July 1848, hosted by Lucretia Mott, Mary Ann M'Clintock and Elizabeth Cady Stanton.

Scope and Contents of the Collection

The Women's Ephemera Collection consists of material relating to women's issues, chiefly in New York State.

Arrangement of the Collection

The collection is unprocessed and remains in original order.


Access Restrictions:

The collection is currently unprocessed and not available for research. Please contact Special Collections Research Center for more information.

Use Restrictions:

Written permission must be obtained from SCRC and all relevant rights holders before publishing quotations, excerpts or images from any materials in this collection.

Subject Headings


Women -- Legal status, laws, etc.
Women -- New York (State)
Women -- Political activity -- New York (State)
Women's rights -- New York (State)
Women's suffrage -- New York (State)

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Preferred citation for this material is as follows:

Women's Ephemera Collection,
Special Collections Research Center,
Syracuse University Libraries

Acquisition Information

Unspecified, 1989.

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