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Catalog Number 1894.001.1
Type of Object Book
Collection WHRC Research Collection
Title The General Federation of Women's Clubs
Description Leather bound book with gold detailing on front/spine and marbled pastedowns. Contains 35 original photographs of GFWC officers, members of the board of directors, and chairmen of state committee of correspondence, which are adhered to separate pages with handwritten identifying captions. The photographs are followed by five sections entitled: II. History of the Woman's Federated Club Movement by Mrs. J.C. Croly; III. Additional Statement by Mrs. Charlotte Emerson Brown; IV. Constitution; V. Officers and Board of Directors; VI. Chairman of State Committees of Correspondence; VII. List of clubs federated before May 1, 1893, with address of each president and secretary.
Notes On loan to Smithsonian Institution National Museum of American History in the exhibition "Parlor to Politics: Women and Reform in America, 1890-1925" 1 May 1990 to 31 July 2001 with loan extended to 31 July 2002.
People Brown, Charlotte Emerson
Harvey, Julia Plato
Croly, Jane Cunningham
Temple, Mary B
Cooper, Jane Q
Pratt, Melora F
Sewall, May Wright
Woods, Kate Tannatt
Howe, Julia Ward, 1819-1910.
Mumford, Mary E
Palmer, Fanny Purdy
Sterling, Cordelia
Bates, Josephine
Bates, Octavia
Nobles, Katherine
Rogers, May
Clymer, Ella Dietz
Wing, Amelia
Smith, Mabel
Huddleston, Kate
Stone, Lucinda
Osgood, Etta H.
Hittell, Catherine
Thayer, Jessie Mallory
Greer, Bette
Bowser, Anna
Jobes, Esther Allen
Matterson, Bette
Neal, W
Woodford, Laura
Woodbury, Rosa
Glidden, Josephine
Hall, Florence Howe
Bailey, Lucy
Source Brown, Charlotte Emerson
Search Terms GFWC Board of Directors
GFWC Board of Directors
GFWC International President