CATT, Carrie Chapman. 17425



Typed Letter Signed, to Miss Leaf, sending her three press photographs. 1 page 11 x 8 inches, light creases only, traces of former mounting on verso, on the headed paper of the International Woman Suffrage Alliance. New York, 2 May 1913. “I shall be glad if they come back to me but if they do not there is no great loss.” Carrie Chapman Catt (1859 –1947), American women’s suffrage leader who campaigned for the Nineteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution, which gave U.S. women the right to vote in 1920. Catt served as president of the National American Woman Suffrage Association and was the founder of the League of Women Voters and the International Alliance of Women.