Manuscript Women's Letters and Diaries

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Collection of personal writings by American women of the 18th, 19th, and 20th centuries.
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1719 to 1991
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Images of original manuscripts of American women's personal writings from the 18th, 19th and 20th centuries. Includes letters, diaries, memoirs, songs, speeches and photographs. Contains more than 100,000 pages from the holdings of the American Antiquarian Society.

Manuscript Women's Letters and Diaries is one of a collection of databases, many containing primary source materials, from Alexander Street Press.

Subjects covered:
  • History
  • Social Work
  • Social and Environmental Justice
  • Sociology
  • Women and Gender Studies