Telling the story of Black women’s suffrage, one artifact at a time.

Featured Collections

Collection Ida B. Wells Barnett Papers

Ida B. Wells Barnett Papers

Contains correspondence, manuscript of Crusade for Justice: the Autobiography of Ida B. Wells, diaries, copies of articles and speeches by Wells, articles, and accounts about Wells, newspaper clippings, and photographs.

Collection Charlotta Bass Papers

Charlotta Bass Papers

Contains articles, speeches, and campaign materials that document Bass’s political life and activism.

Collection Mary Church Terrell Exhibit

Mary Church Terrell Exhibit

Contains materials from Oberlin College Archives exhibit exploring Terrell’s life and work through four lenses: learning, labor, leadership, and legacy.

Featured Primary Source Sets