Edward Warren Ordway papers, bulk (1898-1906).

Title
Edward Warren Ordway papers, 1893-1914, bulk (1898-1906).
Author
Ordway, Edward Warren, 1864-
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Description
1.2 linear feet (3 boxes).
Subject
Access (note)
  • Restricted access;
Biography (note)
  • Edward Warren Ordway (1864- ) was a New York City lawyer and political activist.
Processing Action (note)
  • Cataloged
Call Number
MssCol 2300
Author
Ordway, Edward Warren, 1864-
Title
Edward Warren Ordway papers, 1893-1914, bulk (1898-1906).
Restricted Access
Restricted access; Manuscripts and Archives Division; Permit must be requested at the division indicated.
Summary
Collection consists of correspondence, minutes, petitions, and other papers related to Ordway's political activities. Bulk of the collection is correspondence, 1893-1907, which concerns the University Settlement Society, the Social Reform Club, the Anti-Imperialist League of New York, the Philippine Independence Committee, and the Filipino Progress Association. Topics include organization of public opposition to American policy in the Philippine Islands following the Spanish-American War, the suppression of the independence movement for the Philippines, the policies of William Howard Taft as civil governor, the opium trade in the Far East, and the political, social and economic conditions in the Philippines. Also, minutes of the Filipino Progress Association and other papers, including signed petitions and typescript by George F. Seward.
Biography
Edward Warren Ordway (1864- ) was a New York City lawyer and political activist. He was secretary from 1899 to 1904 of the Anti-Imperialist League of New York (later the Philippine Independence Committee) and of the Filipino Progress Association which he formed in 1905.
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Occupation
Political activists.
Added Author
Abbott, Lyman, 1835-1922.
Adams, Charles Francis, 1835-1915.
Addams, Jane, 1860-1935.
Adler, Felix, 1851-1933.
Twain, Mark, 1835-1910.
Doherty, David J.
Eliot, Charles William, 1834-1926.
Gibbons, James, 1834-1921.
Gilder, Richard Watson, 1844-1909.
Howells, William Dean, 1837-1920.
Huntington, William Reed, 1838-1909.
Jordan, David Starr, 1851-1931.
Lowell, Josephine Shaw, 1843-1905.
Mabie, Hamilton Wright, 1846-1916.
Norton, Charles Eliot, 1827-1908.
Parkhurst, C. H. (Charles Henry), 1842-1933.
Peabody, George Foster, 1852-1938.
Potter, Henry Codman, 1834-1908.
Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919.
Schurman, Jacob Gould, 1854-1942.
Schurz, Carl, 1829-1906.
Seward, George F. (George Frederick), 1840-1910.
Storey, Moorfield, 1845-1929.
Taft, William H. (William Howard), 1857-1930.
Van Dyke, Henry, 1852-1933.
Washington, Booker T., 1856-1915.
White, Horace, 1834-1916.
Winslow, Erving, 1839-1922.
Anti-Imperialist League (Boston, Mass.)
Anti-Imperialist League (New York, N.Y.)
Filipino Progress Association.
Philippine Independence Committee.
Social Reform Club.
University Settlement Society of New York.
Research Call Number
MssCol 2300
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