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A Research Guide to manuscript / archival collections related to women journalists who worked for newspapers and magazines.

Images from the Schlesinger Library

Ruth Cowan Nash's press pass for the Chicago's World Fair, 1934.


Portrait of Era Bell Thompson

  Alice Stone Blackwell seated at a table with book in her hands and an edition of Woman’s Journal beside her.


Nona Baldwin standing on deck of the SS Washington; the deck is painted with the U.S. flag


Author Susan Brownmiller at home


Nash and other journalists with Mamie Eisenhower at press conferences. One with Eisenhower’s press secretary.


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