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Anne Martin campaign literature

 Collection
Identifier: 96-25
Campaign literature includes flyers with testimonials from well-known national feminist figures; Martin's views on World War I, on land monopoly in Nevada, and on labor; and postcards in English and Italian urging women to support Martin in her Nevada senatorial campaign. Also included is a copy of Outwest magazine featuring "The clash in Nevada: a history of women's fight for enfranchisement (Aug. 1914), with articles by Jane Addams, Mary Austin, Carrie Chapman Catt, Mary Roberts Coolidge, Sara Bard Field, Inez Haynes Gillmore, Charlotte Perkins Gilman, Gail Laughlin, Anne Martin, and Anna Howard Shaw.

Dates

  • 1914-1918

Creator

Restrictions

Collection is open for research. Materials must be used on-site; advance notice suggested. Access to parts of this collection may be restricted under provisions of state or federal law.

Extent

0.4 Linear Feet (7 items)

Abstract

Campaign literature includes flyers with testimonials from well-known national feminist figures; Martin's views on World War I, on land monopoly in Nevada, and on labor; and postcards in English and Italian urging women to support Martin in her Nevada senatorial campaig

Biographical Note

Pioneer Nevada suffragist; first woman in Nevada to run for the U.S. Senate (unsuccessfully) in 1918 and 1920.

Arrangement

Arranged without hierarchy.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Acquired from the Ormsby Public Library, Carson City, NV.

Separated Materials

Photographs have been transferred to the Special Collections Department photo archive as collection number UNRS-P1996-05

Creator

Title
Anne Martin campaign literature
Status
completed
Description rules
dacs

Repository Details

Part of the University of Nevada, Reno. Special Collections Department Repository

Contact:
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