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Manuscript of Life of Lavinia Goodell (by Maria G. Frost)

 File — Folder: 26
Identifier: Folder 26

Scope and Contents

From the Sub-Series:

A historically significant document, Lavinia's brief for presentation to the Wisconsin Supreme Court makes a compelling argument, and its acceptance sealed her efforts to see women lawyers recognized. Both Maria's account of her sister's life and her statement on women's suffrage are of great interest.


  • created: 1780-1892


Conditions Governing Access

Records can be accessed through the Reading Room, Berea College Special Collections and Archives, Hutchins Library, Berea College.


From the Collection: 17.00 ms_boxes

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English