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Source documents from the early years of the women’s rights movement – from an organization that advocated for women’s suffrage, education, temperance, and legal equality and included as its leaders Susan B. Anthony, Carrie Chapman Catt, Frances Willard, Julia Ward Howe, Lucy Stone, and Clara Barton.

This collection specifically documents the history of the NCW from its founding in 1888 and provides a wealth of information on early women‘s organizations, their approaches to social and political reform, and their advocacy of the importance of an international perspective. The collection contains the correspondence of members and officers; minutes, reports, meeting agendas, and programs; the files of conferences sponsored by the NCW, including programs, brochures, research papers, financial records and correspondence relating to the organizing events; printed literature, brochures, and press clippings from the NCW and its member organizations; and photographs of NCW officers and events.

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A Catalogue Raisonné of the Works of the Most Eminent Dutch Painters of the Seventeenth Century

Eight-volume English edition reprinted in two volumes; two very scarce volumes of the German edition, which were not translated into English, reprinted in a separately available third volume.

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A Concordance to the Poems of Dylan Thomas

Romantic. Affirmative. Rhetorical. The poetry of Dylan Thomas urged readers to ponder life as they never had before. Researchers now have access to a concordance and word list keyed to the 1978 printing of Dylan Thomas: The Poems, edited by Daniel Jones.

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A People at War

Letters, diaries, memoirs, and other personal papers from the Civil War holdings of the Library of Congress. Edited by John R. Sellers.

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A Salute to Canada’s Sesquicentennial Anniversary

Canada is partying with “unanimity” and “heartiness” like it’s 1867.

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The Challenge of Cataloging Complex Subjects

How the University of Leicester’s David Wilson Library and ProQuest teamed up to solve organizational inconsistencies across subjects.

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