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Identifier

Accession 487

Inclusive Dates

1750-1987

Restrictions

Open under the rules and regulations of the Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections

Collection Size

4500 pieces, 2.25 linear feet

Language

English;

Historical Note

Ida Crawford Stewart served as Director of Alumni Affairs at Winthrop College and as Vice President and later Acting President for Estee Lauder Inc., New York beginning in 1961.

For more information, please consult the attached biographies.

Scope and Content Note

The Stewart Papers consist of correspondence, newspaper articles, photographs, financial records, and other papers, relating to Stewart’s family history as well as such subjects as slavery, the American Civil War, Reconstruction in the South, and Mrs. Stewart’s professional career.

Provenance

The Ida Crawford Stewart Papers were deposited with the Winthrop University Archives and Special Collections by Mrs. Ida Crawford Stewart, via Mrs. Watson A. Lynn, on December 2, 1982.

Keywords

Women's History, Women in Business, American Civil War, Genealogy, Crawford Family, Slavery, Winthrop, Estee Lauder

Copyright

For information concerning copyright please contact the Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections at Winthrop University.

Ida Crawford Stewart Papers - Accession 487

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