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Amelia Bloomer letters Edit

Summary

Identifier
IWA0756

Dates

  • 1837-1884 (Creation)

Extents

  • 1 folders (Whole)

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  • Abstract

    Transcriptions of Amelia Bloomer's letters.

  • Arrangement

    One folder, shelved in SCVF.

  • Conditions Governing Access

    The transcribed letters are open for research.

  • Preferred Citation

    "Dear Mrs. Bloomer: Letters to Amelia Bloomer," Iowa Women's Archives, The University of Iowa Libraries, Iowa City.

  • Scope and Contents

    The Amelia Bloomer letters consist of a collection of letters written to and from Amelia Bloomer, transcribed by Katie Gregory. The letters date from 1837 to 1884. The collection was transcribed in 2000.

  • Biographical / Historical

    Amelia Jenks Bloomer was an early women's rights activist and publisher of "The Lily," the first American periodical devoted entirely to the interests of women.

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