Primary Source

Nellie Bly for the New York Evening Journal at the 1913 Washington DC Suffrage Rally

"Noted Writer in Washington for the Evening Journal: Nellie Bly 'On the Job.'"

Era: Suffrage Era | Media: Newspapers, Pageants and Parades, Web-based

  Here is Nellie Bly’s article in the March 3, 1913, issue of the New York Evening Journal, writing about her experience as a sentry in the Washington DC Suffrage rally […] Read More

Secondary Source

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

Archival Collection

Hyperallergic on Cambridge’s Stash of British Suffrage Movement Posters

Claire Voon. "Rare Stash of British Suffrage Movement Posters Goes on Display." February 26, 2018.

Era: Post-Suffrage Era | Media: Cartoons, Posters, Web-based

The art and culture news site Hyperallergic published a piece featuring Cambridge University’s discovery of British suffrage movement posters meant to rally support for women’s voting rights. Author Claire Voon writes: […] Read More

Resource Center

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

Secondary Source

Womanist Forefathers: Frederick Douglass and W. E. B. Du Bois

Gary L. Lemons. Womanist Forefathers Frederick Douglass and W. E. B. Du Bois. Albany: State University of New York Press, 2009.

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

In Womanist Forefathers: Frederick Douglass and W. E. B. Du Bois, scholar Gary L. Lemons uses the memoirs and political writing of Douglass and Du Bois to explore their progressive politics on women’s […] Read More

Primary Source

Virtual Archive: Tennessee and Passage of the 19th Amendment

"Women's Suffrage: Tennessee and the Passage of the 19th Amendment." Tennessee State Library and Archives.

Era: Suffrage Era | Media: Cartoons, Curated Photos/Ephemera, Government Document, Radio/Audio, Web-based

The Tennessee State Library and Archives put together an online archival resource that documents the state’s pivotal role in passing the 19th Amendment, which ended the exclusion of women from […] Read More