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

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

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: Post-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

Secondary Source

Gotham Center for New York City History: The Men Who Helped Get Women the Vote by Brooke Kroeger

Brooke Kroeger. "The Men Who Helped Get Women the Vote." Gotham: A Blog for Scholars of New York History. November 9, 2017.

Era: Post-Suffrage Era | Media: Book Chapter, Book-Non-Fiction, Web-based

Gotham: A Blog for Scholars of New York History published an excerpt from Brooke Kroeger’s book, titled The Suffragents: How Women Used Men to Get the Vote. Kroeger introduces readers to the […] Read More

Secondary Source

Gotham Center for New York City History: The Tammany Hall Politician Who Backed Suffrage by Alice Sparberg Alexiou

Alice Sparberg Alexiou. "Tammany Hall, Women's Suffrage, and Big Tim Sullivan." Gotham: A Blog for Scholars of New York City. November 10, 2017.

Era: Post-Suffrage Era | Media: Web-based

In this article on the Gotham Center for New York City History’s blog, historian and author Alice Sparberg Alexiou delves into the suffrage advocacy of Timothy Daniel Sullivan. Sullivan was a […] Read More

Secondary Source

Gotham Center for New York City History: Suffragists and Suffragettes: Mike Wallace on the New York Movement for Voting Rights

Mike Wallace. "Suffragists and Suffragettes." Gotham: A Blog for Scholars of New York History. November 6, 2017.

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

In this excerpt from his book Greater Gotham: A History of New York City from 1898 to 1919, Pulitzer Prize-winning historian Mike Wallace takes a close look at the suffrage movement’s […] Read More