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Interview: Rebecca Boggs Roberts on “Suffragists in Washington, DC: The 1913 Parade and the Fight for the Vote”

Rebecca Boggs Roberts. "Suffragists in Washington, DC: The 1913 Parade and the Fight for the Vote." The History Press: Charleston, SC, 2017.

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

Rebecca Boggs Roberts’ book, Suffragists in Washington, DC: The 1913 Parade and the Fight for the Vote, is a concise, well-told and visually appealing narrative of the 1913 suffrage parade organized by […] Read More

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Frances E. W. Harper: A Black Suffragist, Abolitionist and Author

Koritha Mitchell. "Know Frederick Douglass and Elizabeth Cady Stanton? You should also know Frances E. W. Harper." WomensMediaCenter.com. February 14, 2018.

Era: Post-Suffrage Era | Media: Academic Paper, Web-based

In a piece for the Women’s Media Center, English professor Koritha Mitchell exhorts the reader to learn about Frances Ellen Watkins Harper. Mitchell’s piece on Harper’s life is a good […] Read More

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Interview: Elaine Weiss on her book “The Woman’s Hour: The Great Fight to Win the Vote”

Elaine Weiss. "The Woman’s Hour: The Great Fight to Win the Vote." Viking, 2018.

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

Journalist and author Elaine Weiss‘ new book The Woman’s Hour: The Great Fight to Win the Vote is a page-turning history of the fight over suffrage in Tennessee. The state’s 1920 ratification […] Read More

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

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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

Archival Collection

Hyperallergic on Cambridge’s Stash of British Suffrage Movement Posters

Claire Voon. "Rare Stash of British Suffrage Movement Posters Goes on Display." Hyperallergic.com. 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