WOODHOUSE, Chase Going, 1890-1984


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Guide to Research Collections

University of Connecticut Library
Thomas J. Dodd Research Center
Storrs, CT
Papers: 1922-1984, 50 linear feet.
The papers of Chase Going Woodhouse reflect her activities and interests in women and family issues, service to the state of Connecticut and her local community, and other career activities (excluding her duties as secretary of state and U.S. representative). Included are published and unpublished writings; office files, scrapbooks, and annual reports of Auerbach Service Bureau, a women’s service organization, Hartford, Conn.; reference files and reports of U.S. Work Projects Administration, Trends in Occupations Project; reference files, newsletters, and reports on the status of women and the women’s movement; records of Connecticut Constitutional Convention (1965) to which she was a delegate; Juvenile Justice Standards Project records and publications; and citations, commissions, awards, and photos. A finding aid is available in the repository and online: http://www.lib.uconn.edu/online/research/speclib/ASC/findaids/Woodhouse/MSS19830009.html. A finding aid also is available through the National Inventory of Documentary Sources in the United States, microfiche 3.78.

Papers: In the Political Women in Connecticut Collection, ca. 1934-1981, 5 linear feet.
The collection includes photocopies of transcripts of oral history tapes held by University of Connecticut, Center for Oral History, Storrs, Conn. Interviewees include Chase Going Woodhouse. A finding aid is available in the National Inventory of Documentary Sources in the United States, microfiche 3.78.35.


Connecticut Historical Society
Hartford, CT
Papers: In the Douglas M. Fellows Papers, 1955-1972, 480 items.
Correspondents include Chase Going Woodhouse.


Library of Congress
Manuscript Division
Washington, DC
Oral History: 3 folders. Transcript in the Oral History Collection of the Association of Former Members of Congress.
Restricted. Sound recording in the Library’s Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division.


Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, Harvard University
Schlesinger Library
Cambridge, MA
Papers: In the Florence Ledyard Cross Kitchelt Papers, 1885-1961, 4.75 linear feet.
Subjects covered include Chase Going Woodhouse. The Florence Kitchelt’s journals are available on microfilm. Microfilmed originals are closed; use microfilm. An unpublished finding aid is available in the repository.

Papers: In the Helen Brewster Owens Papers, 4.25 linear feet.
Subjects covered include Chase Going Woodhouse. The collection has been published on microfilm.