Finding aid to the Antionette Wheeler Nicholson letters: regarding the suffrage movement and against capital punishment, 1912-1940

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Finding aid to the Antionette Wheeler Nicholson Letters: regarding the Suffrage Movement and Against Capital Punishment, 1912-1940

Collection number: BANC MSS P-A 344

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Processed by:
The Bancroft Library staff
Date Completed:
ca. 1964
Encoded by:
Xiuzhi Zhou
© 1997 The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Collection Summary

Collection Title: Antionette Wheeler Nicholson letters: regarding the suffrage movement and against capital punishment,
Date (inclusive): 1912-1940
Collection Number: BANC MSS P-A 344
Creator: Nicholson, Antoinette Wheeler
Extent: Number of container: 1 portfolio
Repository: The Bancroft Library
Berkeley, California 94720-6000
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Languages Represented: English

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[Identification of item], Antionette Wheeler Nicholson letters: regarding the suffrage movement and against capital punishment, BANC MSS P-A 344, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

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Acquisition Information

The Antoinette Wheeler Nicholson letters: regarding the suffrage movement and against capital punishment, were transferred from the University Archives of the University of California, Berkeley on Sept.10, 1964.

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Scope and Content of Collection

Correspondence received from various public officials including, Lou Henry Hoover, Fremont Older, and Theodore Roosevelt concerning suffrage and capital punishment. They have been arranged chronologically. An alphabetical list of correspondents follows.

Partial List of Correspondents

 

Baker, Newton Diehl, 1871-1937

see U. S. Secretary of War

 

Barton, Bruce, 1886-

 

Letter, Nov. 17, 1938

 

Clark, Kate Upson, 1851-1953

 

Letter, Aug. 1, 1919

 

Davis, Dwight Filley, 1879-1945

see U.S. Secretary of War

 

Democratic Party. National Committee, 1936-1940

 

Letter, Sept. 12, 1936, by James A. Farley

 

Farley, James A., 1888-

see Democratic Party. National Committee

 

Hammond, Emily Vanderbilt (Sloane) (Mrs. John Henry Hammond)

 

2 letters, Sept. 12, 1920, and Dec. 18 [ca. 1920?]

 

Harper, Ida Husted, d. 1931

 

Letter, Oct. 25, 1912

 

Hays, Will H., 1879-1954

 

Letter, Jan. 15, 1920

 

Hill, Samuel, 1857-1931

 

Letter, July 8, 1923

 

Hoover, Lou (Henry), d. 1944 (Mrs. Herbert Hoover)

 

Letter, Mar. 12, 1938

 

Lovejoy, Esther Pohl

 

Letter, May 24, 1938

 

Milburn, Devereux

 

Undated letter, placed at end.

 

Older, Fremont, 1856-1935

 

2 letters, Apr. 17, 1916 and Oct. 10, 1933

 

Roosevelt, Theodore, 1887-1944

 

2 letters, Apr. 11, 1917 and Apr. 10, 1939

 

Shaw, Anna Howard, 1847-1919

 

Letter, Oct. 23, 1912

 

Simms, Ruth (Hanna) McCormick, 1880-1944

 

Letter, Apr. 16, 1940

 

Sokolsky, George Ephraim, 1893-

 

Letter, June 14, 1939

 

U. S. Secretary of War

 

3 letters

 

Newton D. Baker, Aug. 25, 1920

 

John W. Weeks, Aug. 19, 1921

 

Dwight F. Davis, Dec. 1, 1927

 

Vandenberg, Arthur Hendrick, 1884-1951

 

Letter, Apr. 10, 1939

 

Villard, Oswald Garrison, 1872-1949

 

Letter, June 1, 1937

 

Weeks, John Wingate, 1860-1926

see U. S. Secretary of War

 

Wise, Stephen Samuel, 1874-1949

 

Letter, Oct. 21, 1912