Jessie Daniel Ames (1883-1972) organized the Association of Southern Women for the Prevention of Lynching as a volunteer movement within the Commission on Interracial Cooperation. The digitized items in this collection include organizational papers...
Association of Southern Women for the Prevention of Lynching; Lynching; Race relations; Women social reformers
Highlights include annual reports from a variety of charities and institutions: the American Female Guardian Society and Home for the Friendless... (1852); College Settlements Association; Female Hospitable Society of Philadelphia (1831); the...
Child welfare; Social settlements; Women in charitable work; Women philanthropists
United States -- Massachusetts -- Boston; United States -- New York (State) -- New York
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