Women's History Museum Exhibits

Women's History Museum

Letter on American Red Cross stationery (written in 1882, the year of the founding of the Red Cross), written and signed by Clara Barton

First Edition, autobiography of Sojourner Truth

Poem written in the hand of Harriet Beecher Stowe

Letter on Hull-House stationery, written and signed by Jane Addams

Inscription from a book of Civil War photographs, written and signed by Clara Barton

Regulations for Civil War nurses, with a request for information from a woman who wished to be a nurse, with Dorothea Dix's signature

Memorial on the condition of the insane in Massachusetts, Dorothea Dix's first memorial

Page from International Planned Parenthood pamphlet signed by Margaret Sanger

Manuscript page written in the hand of Julia Ward Howe with her signature

Human rights sentiment written and signed by Lydia Maria Child

Letter on Women's Christian Temperance Union stationery written and signed by Frances Willard

Typed letter signed by Susan B. Anthony

First Edition, History of Woman Suffrage, inscribed to the postmaster of Rochester, N.Y., signed by Susan B. Anthony

Antique carte-de-viste, Susan B. Anthony

Cabinet photograph, Frances Willard

Antique carte-de-visite, Florence Nightingale

The Revolution, newspaper edited by Susan B. Anthony and Elizabeth Cady Stanton

Visiting card signed by Elizabeth Cady Stanton

Autobiography with an envelope containing a "few combings from the head of Elizabeth Cady Stanton" signed by her daughter

An assortment of original woman suffrage posters

Autobiography of Carrie Chapman Catt, with her signature

Women's rights sentiment written and signed by Maria Mitchell

Christmas card signed by Helen Keller

Antique lantern slide of Clara Barton

An appeal for funds for the deaf and blind signed by Helen Keller

Letter written on The Women's Journal stationery signed by Lucy Stone

Letter on personal stationery signed by Eleanor Roosevelt

Recordings of the voices of Florence Nightingale, Jane Addams, Eleanor Roosevelt, Carrie Chapman Catt, Margaret Sanger and Helen Keller