Chicago: 23 January 1897. Letter. One-page AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED to an unknown recipient on 48 Lake Shore Drive letterhead (9-3/4" x 7-7/8" folded to 4-7/8" x 7-7/8" with the writing on two separate sides) with an INITIALED additional note. In full: "My Dear Sir I was not the first woman who ever voted -- you will find a full record of my voting, and of those who preceded me -- in the Chapter on Trials -- in Vol. II -- of the HISTORY OF WOMAN SUFFRAGE -- I voted in 1872 -- others in 1870 -- but there was not so much if any prosecution. Respectfully, Susan B. Anthony." In the added note on the verso of the other half of the paper she writes, "The HISTORY is in several of the Chicago Libraries ... corner of Division & Lake Shore Drive -- have sets of it -- S. B. A." Small old tape stains along the hinge which partly covers a word of the added note which has some feathering of the ink. About Fine with good content. Item #020169

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