AJ 2019 Suffrage Issue

VIDEO, PODCAST INTERVIEWS: Linda Lumsden, “Historiography: Women’s Suffrage and the Media”

Women's Suffrage and the Media, Special Issue, American Journalism, Spring 2019

Era: Post-Suffrage Era, Suffrage Era | Media: Academic Paper, Book-Academic, Radio/Audio, Scholarly Resarch, Video, Web-based

Linda Lumsden’s (University of Arizona) introduces our special issue of American Journalism, with a prodigious historiography of suffrage and the media research across the past half-century. Decade by decade, she […] Read More

AJ 2019 Suffrage Issue

INTERVIEW, PODCAST: Amy Easton-Flake: ““Fiction and Poetry in the Revolution and the Woman’s Journal: Clarifying History”

Women's Suffrage and the Media, Special Issue, American Journalism, Spring 2019

Era: Suffrage Era | Media: Academic Paper, Radio/Audio, Scholarly Resarch, Web-based

Amy Easton-Flake (Brigham Young University) analyzes—in tandem for the first time—the literary works that appeared in the Revolution, the organ of the National Woman Suffrage Association, and the Women’s Journal, published […] Read More

AJ 2019 Suffrage Issue

INTRODUCTION AND VIDEO, PODCAST INTERVIEWS: WOMEN’S SUFFRAGE AND THE MEDIA

American Journalism: A Journal of Media History, Spring 2019 Special Suffrage Centennial Issue

Era: Post-Suffrage Era, Suffrage Era | Media: Academic Paper, Radio/Audio, Scholarly Resarch, Video, Web-based

The following is excerpted from the Introduction to American Journalism‘s special issue  WOMEN’S SUFFRAGE AND THE MEDIA (Spring 2019):   Key to the eventual triumph of the campaign after seven […] Read More

Archival Collection

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

Archival Collection

Exhibition: Votes for Women: A Portrait of Persistence

National Portrait Gallery: March 29-January 5, 2020

Era: Suffrage Era | Media: Curated Photos/Ephemera, Exhibition

Here you can read about the National Portrait Gallery’s suffrage centennial exhibition, “Votes for Women: A Portrait in Persistence.” From the website: “Through portraiture, biography, and material culture, the exhibition […] Read More

Secondary Source

The Unyielding Search for the Original Declaration of Sentiments

The New York TImes

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

The New York Times on February 8, 2019 reviewed the search started during the Obama administration to find the original Declaration of Sentiments from the 1848 Seneca Falls Convention, which […] Read More