Sarah J. Eddy and Albert Leffingwell Correspondence 1895-1905, undated

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Creators
Leffingwell, Albert, 1845-1916; Eddy, Sarah J. (Sarah Jane), 1851-1945
Size
0.25 linear feet (1 archival storage box)
Call number
MC 00666

Correspondence, 1895-1905 and undated, between Sarah J. Eddy and Albert Leffingwell, chiefly on the subject of anti-vivisectionism.

Sarah J. Eddy (1851-1945) of Portsmouth, Rhode Island, was an artist and photographer who was active in reform movements. She was an animal welfare activist and vegetarian, who was instrumental in founding the Rhode Island Humane Education Association. Albert Leffingwell, M.D. (1845-1916) of Aurora, New York, was a physician and social reformer who advocated for vivisection reform.

Biographical/historical note

Sarah J. Eddy (1851-1945) of Portsmouth, Rhode Island, was an artist and photographer who was active in reform movements. An animal welfare activist and vegetarian, she was instrumental in founding the Rhode Island Humane Education Association. Eddy was also an advocate of women's suffrage.

Albert Leffingwell, M.D. (1845-1916) of Aurora, New York, was a physician and social reformer who advocated for vivisection reform. Leffingwell was president of the American Humane Association in 1904-1905.

Scope/content

Correspondence, 1895-1905 and undated, between Sarah J. Eddy and Albert Leffingwell, chiefly on the subject of anti-vivisectionism.

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Sarah J. Eddy and Albert Leffingwell Correspondence, MC 00666, Special Collections Research Center, NC State University Libraries, Raleigh, NC

Source of acquisition

Purchased from Johnson Rare Books and Archives, April 2019.

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Processed by: Linda Sellars, July 2019.

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Correspondence 1895-1899

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Correspondence 1900

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Correspondence 1901

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Correspondence 1902

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Correspondence 1903

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Correspondence 1904 February-March

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Correspondence 1904 April

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Correspondence 1904 June-August

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Correspondence 1904 September-October

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Correspondence 1904 November-December

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Correspondence 1905

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Correspondence Undated

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Sarah J. Eddy and Albert Leffingwell Correspondence, MC 00666, NC State University Libraries Special Collections Research Center

Use of these materials

The nature of the NC State University Libraries' Special Collections means that copyright or other information about restrictions may be difficult or even impossible to determine despite reasonable efforts. The NC State University Libraries claims only physical ownership of most Special Collections materials.

The materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study, pursuant to U.S. Copyright law. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials. Any materials used for academic research or otherwise should be fully credited with the source.

This collection may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations. Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which North Carolina State University assumes no responsibility.