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Jane Gray Swisshelm: Journalist, feminist, & abolitionist

Online Resources

Crusader and Feminist: Letters of Jane Grey Swisshelm, 1858-1865
Available online through The Library of Congress

St. Cloud Visitor (Dec. 10, 1857 - July 29, 1858)
St. Cloud Democrat (Aug. 5, 1858 - Sept. 6, 1866)

Both newspapers  available on the Newspaper Digital Hub

Minnesota Reflections includes images of Jane Grey Swisshelm.

Collections Outside of MNHS

Collection of Jane Grey Swisshelm Material, 1856-1969
St. Cloud State University. University Archives and Special Collections.

The Swisshelm collection contain letters, newspaper clippings, and photographs. Most notable are the letters. Most of the letters are copies 
and transcripts of the originals. These letters were written by Henry Z. Mitchell, Henry Swisshelm, and Jane Grey Swisshelm

Biography & Career files regarding Jane Grey Swisshelm 
Stearns History Museum. St. Cloud Minnesota
Collections include - Clippings (Book, newspaper, etc.) ; Photocopies from book ; Advertising fliers ; Bibliographies ; Comic strips ; Correspondence ; Maps ; Misc

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