?1855. Elizabeth Oakes Smith (1806-1893) was a comitted woman's right advocate best known for her essays "Woman and Her Needs" published in the New York Tribune in 1850-1851. She was married to Seba Smith, humorist and writer. ISBN: 281AIB1051175.
holograph note, 6.4 x 1.75 inches: "To _____, The measure of capacity is the measure of sphere to either man or woman. E. Oakes Smith, 26th Jan 1855(?)."