Secondary Source

Interview: Joan Marie Johnson on the Monied Women Who Funded Suffrage Activism

Joan Marie Johnson, "Funding Feminism: Monied Women, Philanthropy, and the Women’s Movement, 1870–1967," University of North Carolina Press, October 2017.

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

In Funding Feminism: Monied Women, Philanthropy, and the Women’s Movement, 1870–1967, historian Joan Marie Johnson dives deep into the world of wealthy women and the activist causes that benefited from their money. […] Read More

Archival Collection

Exhibit: When Greenwich Village Was a Suffrage ‘Hotbed’

"Hotbed." New-York Historical Society, 2017-2018.

Era: Post-Suffrage Era | Media: Curated Photos/Ephemera, Posters

“Hotbed,” a new exhibit at the New-York Historical Society, explores how Greenwich Village, a neighborhood on the west side of lower Manhattan, served as a hub for suffragist activity in […] Read More

Secondary Source

Interview: Johanna Neuman on the “Gilded Suffragists”

Johanna Neuman, "Gilded Suffragists: The New York Socialites who Fought for Women's Right to Vote," NYU Press, September 2017.

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

Johanna Neuman‘s new book, Gilded Suffragists: The New York Socialites who Fought for Women’s Right to Vote, tells the fascinating story of how the elite women of New York City took up […] Read More

Secondary Source

Panel Discussion: Pant(aloons) to Pussy Hats: Style and Appearance as Change, Power, and Political Statement in the Women’s Movement.

A Panel of Presentations at the American Journalism Historians Association 2017 Conference in Little Rock, Ark., October 14, 2017

Era: Post-Suffrage Era, Suffrage Era | Media: Panel Discussion

  Report on the presentation on style at the AJHA Little Rock conference, which included significant suffage material and reference. The link includes images and slides from the presentations. Participants […] Read More

Primary Source

Woman Suffrage and Politics: The Inner Story of the Suffrage Movement by Carrie Chapman Catt and Nettie Rogers Shuler.

New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1926.

Era: Post-Suffrage Era | Media: Book-Non-Fiction

Carrie Chapman Catt, a founder of the League of Women Voters, and Nettie Rogers Shuler, a secretary for the National American Woman Suffrage Association (NAWSA), provide a close view of […] Read More

Secondary Source

How Suffragists Reacted to the Titanic Disaster

James P. Danky and Wayne A. Wiegand. Print Culture in a Diverse America. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1998. (pp. 203-222).

Era: Post-Suffrage Era | Media: Book Chapter

The book Print Culture in a Diverse America is a collection of essays on “books, newspapers, and magazines issued by and for diverse, often marginalized, groups.” In chapter nine, Steven Biel writes […] Read More