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DOCUMENTARY: The Nineteenth Amendment: A Woman’s Right to Vote

The Annenberg Public Policy Center

Era: Post-Suffrage Era, Suffrage Era | Media: Documentary Film, Web-based

“Voting is the most basic right of a citizen and the most important right in a democracy. When you vote, you are choosing the people who will make the laws. […] Read More

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VIDEO DOCUMENTARY: The Black Sorority Project : The Exodus (2006)

A 2006 film by Derek Fordjour and Jamar White about the Delta Theta Sigma Sorority of Howard University and 1913 Washington DC Suffrage March

Era: Suffrage Era | Media: Documentary Film, Web-based

From the YouTube post: “This is a full-length, 45 minute feature chronicling the lives of 22 Howard University women, members of the Delta Theta Sigma sorority, who marched in the […] Read More

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Film: Votes for Women (1996)

Votes for Women. Kay Weaver and Martha Wheelock. Wild West Women, Inc., 1996.

Era: Post-Suffrage Era | Media: Film

This 20-minute film gives an overview of the women’s suffrage movement in the United States. Here’s a summary: Votes for Women (1996), Produced for the 75thAnniversary of the 19th Amendment, granting Women […] Read More

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Virtual Resource on Suffrage Leader Alice Paul

Zoe Nicholson. "Miss Alice Paul."

Era: Post-Suffrage Era | Media: Film, Radio/Audio, Theatre, Video, Web-based

This website on suffrage activist Alice Paul was created by author and activist Zoe Nicholson (who is also the creator of the performance “Tea With Alice & Me“.) It features […] Read More

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British National Archives: Documents and Multimedia on Suffrage

"Suffrage 100 - The fight for the female vote." 2018.

Era: Suffrage Era | Media: Film, Government Document, Theatre, Web-based

To mark the 100th anniversary of British women of property winning the right to vote, and the 90th anniversary of all women getting to vote in Britain, the National Archives […] Read More

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Documentary on Inez Milholland: “Forward Into Light”

Martha Wheelock. "Forward Into Light." National Women’s History Project and Wild West Women, Inc. 2016.

Era: Post-Suffrage Era | Media: Film, Video, Web-based

This fifteen-minute documentary tells the story of Inez Milholland, an important player in the suffrage movement, as well as a death penalty abolitionist and advocate for the poor. Along with […] Read More