Secondary Source

Essays on a Blog: The Suff Buffs: Your Not So Average Herstory Series

The US Women's Suffrage Centennial Commission, Monthly March - August 2020

Era: Post-Suffrage Era, Suffrage Era | Media: Essay, Government Document, Scholarly Resarch, Web-based

  On March 11, 2020, the US Women’s Suffrage Centennial Commission launched its “The Suff Buffs Blog,” a series of monthly essays by noted suffrage historians exploring various aspects of the […] Read More

Secondary Source

AUDIO and ARTICLE: FROM DOWDY TO DAZZLING: LESSONS FOR WOMEN TODAY FROM THE SUFFRAGISTS

Joan Michelson interview with Brooke Kroeger on ForbesWomen on Forbes.com and Green Connections Radio

Era: Post-Suffrage Era, Suffrage Era | Media: Author Interview, Book-Non-Fiction, Interview, Podcast, Web-based

In an interview with Joan Michelson, Brooke Kroeger delves into the lessons for women today from the strategies of the suffragists in the 1910s, the run-up decade to victory.   […] Read More

Archival Collection

SUFFRAGE COVERS AND AN EDITORIAL: Leslie’s Magazine, 7 August and 11 September 1920

Cover art and editorial As the 19th Amendment was being ratified

Era: Suffrage Era | Media: Illustration, Magazines

These are the covers of Leslie’s Magazine, an illustrationand photo–rich recursor of Life magazine as Congress was ratifying the 19th Amendment to the US Constitution. Read also the editorial of […] Read More

Secondary Source

BOOK, ESSAYS, VIDEO: FRONT PAGES FRONT LINES: MEDIA AND THE FIGHT FOR WOMEN’S SUFFRAGE

Edited by Linda Steiner, Carolyn Kitch and Brooke Kroeger, University of Illinois Press, 2020

Era: Post-Suffrage Era, Suffrage Era | Media: Book Chapter, Book-Academic, Essay, Interview, Scholarly Resarch, Video, Web-based

  Front Pages, Front Lines Media and the Fight for Women’s Suffrage (Read about the book on the Illinois Press site: here. Watch any of the short videos with insights […] Read More

Secondary Source

BOOK: SUFFRAGE: Women’s Long Battle for the Vote

By Ellen Carol DuBois, Simon & Schuster, 2020

Era: Suffrage Era | Media: Book Reviews, Book-Non-Fiction

From the publisher: “Honoring the 100th anniversary of the 19th amendment to the Constitution, this exciting history explores the full scope of the movement to win the vote for women […] Read More

Secondary Source

VIDEO: JANE MARCELLUS ON DISCOURSES ON MASCULINITY IN THE NASHVILLE PRESS

Era: Suffrage Era | Media: Author Interview, Book Chapter, Book-Academic, Book-Non-Fiction, Essay, Newspapers, Video, Web-based

In Chapter 8 of Front Pages Front Lines Prof. Marcellus of Middle Tennessee State, offers a close reading of a crucial state in 1920, when the entire country was watching […] Read More