Item: Letter from Dora Kelly Lewis to Louise Lewis (April 14, 1920)

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Record Number: 8805
Box Number: 1
Folder Number: Correspondence March-December 1920
Correspondent: Louise Lewis
Creator: Dora Kelly Lewis, b. 1862
Address: Hotel Richardson
Dover DE
Date of View: April 14 1920
View Format: Manuscript › Correspondence
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Letter from Dora Kelly Lewis to her daughter, Louise Lewis,  April 14, 1920.  Dora Kelly Lewis served actively in the Suffrage movement and became an executive member of the National Women's Party in 1913.  While campaigning for voting rights for women, she often wrote letters to her family discussing her suffragist activities and reassuring them that her actions were not illegal.