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Mary McDougal Axelson papers

Overview

Scope and Contents

Administrative Information

Detailed Description

Writings

Correspondence

Political Activities

Scrapbooks and Miscellanea

Photographs and Albums

Daniel McDougal

Violet McDougal

Ivar Axelson

Myrtle McDougal

Mary Ivonne Axelson

Miscellaneous



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Mary McDougal Axelson papers | University of Miami Special Collections

By William E. Brown and Karen Hudson

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Collection Overview

Title: Mary McDougal Axelson papersAdd to your cart.

Predominant Dates:1917-1970

ID: ASM0020

Creator: Axelson, Mary McDougal

Extent: 49.0 Boxes. More info below.

Arrangement:

The papers and writings of Axelson are divided into five series, SERIES I - SERIES V, and the papers of other family members are arranged in SERIES VI-X.

The series are as follows:

Series I: Writings

Series II: Correspondence

Series III: Political Activities

Series IV: Scrapbooks and Miscellanea

Series V: Photographs and Albums

Series VI: Daniel McDougal

Series VII: Violet McDougal

Series VIII: Ivar Axelson

Series IX: Myrtle McDougal

Series X: Mary Ivonne Axelson

Languages: English

Scope and Contents of the Materials

The Axelson Papers document the family life and professional careers of severalĀ  members of the McDougal and Axelson families. Materials relating to Mary McDougal Axelson document her life as a political activist and writer. A leader and organizer of political, literary, and women's groups, Axelson participated in the women's club movement, women's suffrage activities, democratic party politics, health reform, and the world peace campaign. She gained a national and international reputation for her work "Life Begins" which appeared in the form of a novel, play and film. Files also document the accomplishments of family members including her parents, Daniel Archibald and Myrtle McDougal, her sister Violet, husband Ivar Axelson and daughter Mary Ivonne Axelson.

Administrative Information

Alternate Extent Statement: 12 linear ft.

Access Restrictions: The collection is open for research.

Use Restrictions: Mary McDougal Axelson Papers Finding AidĀ© 1993 University of Miami. All rights reserved. Permission to publish materials must be obtained in writing from the Head of Special Collections.

Container List (PDF): http://proust.library.miami.edu/findingaids/legacy/asm0020CL.pdf


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[Series VI: Daniel McDougal],
[Series VII: Violet McDougal],
[Series VIII: Ivar Axelson],
[Series IX: Myrtle McDougal],
[Series X: Mary Ivonne Axelson],
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Series VIII: Ivar AxelsonAdd to your cart.
Box 40Add to your cart.
Folder 334a: Address Book, n.d.Add to your cart.
Folder 335a: Clippings - Florida Republicans, 1954Add to your cart.
Folder 336a: Clippings - Oil, 1925-1944Add to your cart.
Folder 337: Clippings - Oil, 1945-1947Add to your cart.
Folder 338: Clippings - Oil, 1948Add to your cart.
Folder 339: Clippings - Oil, 1949-1953Add to your cart.
Folder 340: Clippings - Oil, 1954Add to your cart.
Folder 341: Clippings - Oil, 1955-1956Add to your cart.
Folder 342: Clippings - Oil, 1957-1958Add to your cart.
Folder 343: Condemnation Notices, n.d.Add to your cart.
Folder 344: Correspondence, 1931-1934Add to your cart.
Folder 345: Correspondence, 1935-1937Add to your cart.
Folder 346: Correspondence, 1943-1947Add to your cart.
Folder 347: Correspondence, 1948Add to your cart.
Box 41Add to your cart.
Folder 348: Correspondence, 1948Add to your cart.
Folder 349: Correspondence, 1948Add to your cart.
Folder 350: Correspondence, 1948Add to your cart.
Folder 351: Correspondence, 1949Add to your cart.
Folder 352: Correspondence, 1949Add to your cart.
Folder 353: Correspondence, 1949Add to your cart.
Folder 354: Correspondence, 1949Add to your cart.
Folder 355: Correspondence, 1949Add to your cart.
Box 42Add to your cart.
Folder 356: Correspondence, 1950-1952Add to your cart.
Folder 357: Correspondence, 1953Add to your cart.
Folder 358: Correspondence, 1954Add to your cart.
Folder 359: Correspondence, 1954Add to your cart.
Folder 360: Correspondence, 1954Add to your cart.
Folder 361: Correspondence, 1955Add to your cart.
Folder 362: Correspondence, 1956Add to your cart.
Folder 363: Correspondence, General, 1957Add to your cart.
Folder 364: Correspondence, 1957Add to your cart.
Folder 365: Correspondence, 1957Add to your cart.
Folder 366: Correspondence, 1957Add to your cart.
Folder 367: Correspondence, 1958-1959Add to your cart.
Box 43Add to your cart.
Folder 368: Correspondence: Axelson, Ivar and Mary, 1949Add to your cart.
Folder 369: Correspondence: Axelson, Ivar and Mary, 1949Add to your cart.
Folder 370: Correspondence: Axelson, Ivar and Mary, 1949Add to your cart.
Folder 371: Correspondence: Axelson, Ivar and Mary, 1949Add to your cart.
Folder 372: Correspondence: Congressmen, 1949-1950Add to your cart.
Folder 373: Correspondence: Congressmen, 1952-1953Add to your cart.
Folder 374: Correspondence: Congressmen, 1954Add to your cart.
Folder 375: Correspondence: Congressmen - Lawsuits, 1951Add to your cart.
Folder 376: Correspondence: Extension, 1947-1954Add to your cart.
Folder 377: Correspondence: Extension, 1955Add to your cart.
Folder 378: Correspondence: Extension, 1956-1958Add to your cart.
Folder 379: Correspondence: House and Senate Interior and Insular Affairs Committee, 1954Add to your cart.
Folder 380: Correspondence: Landowners Association - Oil Rights, n.d.Add to your cart.
Folder 381: Correspondence: MacKay Letter, 1954Add to your cart.
Folder 382: Correspondence: Washington DC, ENP, 1952-1953Add to your cart.
Folder 383: Correspondence: Washington DC, 1956Add to your cart.
Box 44Add to your cart.
Folder 384: Data: Extension, 1952-1953Add to your cart.
Folder 385: Data: Extension, 1952-1953Add to your cart.
Folder 386: Data: Extension, 1952-1954Add to your cart.
Folder 387: Data: Landowners, 1949Add to your cart.
Folder 388: Data: Legislation, 1961Add to your cart.
Folder 389: Data: Miscellaneous, n.d.Add to your cart.
Folder 390: Data: Miscellaneous, n.d.Add to your cart.
Folder 391: Data: Miscellaneous, n.d.Add to your cart.
Folder 392: Data: Miscellaneous, 1948-1949Add to your cart.
Folder 393: Data: State and National Parks, n.d.Add to your cart.
Folder 394: Deeds, n.d.Add to your cart.
Folder 395: Expenses, 1949Add to your cart.
Folder 396: Expenses, 1952-1953Add to your cart.
Folder 397: see map drawerAdd to your cart.
Box 45Add to your cart.
Folder 398: Miscellaneous, n.d.Add to your cart.
Folder 399: Miscellaneous, n.d.Add to your cart.
Folder 400: Miscellaneous, n.d.Add to your cart.
Folder 401: Miscellaneous, n.d.Add to your cart.
Folder 402: Notes: Landowners Meeting, n.d.Add to your cart.
Folder 403: Notes: Legislation, n.d.Add to your cart.
Folder 404: Notes: Legislation, n.d.Add to your cart.
Folder 405: Notes: Lewis Letter, n.d.Add to your cart.
Folder 406: Notes: MLC Oil and Everglades Property, n.d.Add to your cart.
Folder 407: Photographs: Loop Road, n.d.Add to your cart.
Folder 408: Publicity, 1948-1957Add to your cart.
Folder 409: Records: Lawsuit - McDougal and Axelson Land, 1951Add to your cart.
Folder 410: Reports: Water Control, Oil, n.d.Add to your cart.
Folder 411: Report: Oil, n.d.Add to your cart.
Folder 412: Scrapbook, n.d.Add to your cart.
Box 46Add to your cart.
Folder 413: Scrapbook, n.d.Add to your cart.
Folder 414: Scrapbook, n.d.Add to your cart.
Folder 415: Scrapbook, n.d.Add to your cart.
Folder 416: Testimony: Axelson, Mary M., n.d.Add to your cart.
Folder 417: Testimony: McDougal, D.A., n.d.Add to your cart.
Folder 418: Womens Club, n.d.Add to your cart.
Folder 419: Wildlife and Audobon Society, n.d.Add to your cart.
Folder 420: Ivar, Miscellaneous, n.d.Add to your cart.

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[Series I: Writings],
[Series II: Correspondence],
[Series III: Political Activities],
[Series IV: Scrapbooks and Miscellanea],
[Series V: Photographs and Albums],
[Series VI: Daniel McDougal],
[Series VII: Violet McDougal],
[Series VIII: Ivar Axelson],
[Series IX: Myrtle McDougal],
[Series X: Mary Ivonne Axelson],
[Series XI: Miscellaneous],
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