Secondary Source

Video: “Celebrating 90 Years of Women’s Rights”

"Celebrating 90 Years of Women's Rights." National Women's History Museum, August 26, 2010.

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

This video, Celebrating 90 Years of Women’s Rights, was created by the National Women’s History Museum to celebrate Women’s Equality Day 2010, the 90th anniversary of the 19th Amendment’s certification on August 26, […] Read More

Archival Collection

Online Exhibit: Motherhood, Social Service and Political Reform: Political Culture and Imagery of American Woman Suffrage

"Motherhood, Social Service and Political Reform: Political Culture and Imagery of American Woman Suffrage." National Women's History Museum, 2007.

Era: Post-Suffrage Era | Media: Cartoons, Commentary, Curated Photos/Ephemera, Leaflets, Pamphlets, Postcards, Posters, Web-based

This online exhibit, “Motherhood, Social Service and Political Reform: Political Culture and Imagery of American Woman Suffrage,” follows women’s long road to the vote, focusing on the “distinct female political […] Read More

Archival Collection

National Portrait Gallery: Women’s Suffrage

The Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery

Era: Suffrage Era | Media: Curated Photos/Ephemera

The Women’s Suffrage National Portrait Gallery showcases 13 portraits —including drawings, paintings, and photographs— of important leaders of the suffrage movement. These include well-known figures, such as Carrie Chapman Catt, president of […] Read More

Secondary Source

Image Gallery: 27 Badass Ladies Who Secured Your Right to Vote

Nina Frazier Hansen. 27 Badass Ladies Who Secured Your Right to Vote. Mashable, Aug 26, 2013.

Era: Suffrage Era | Media: Curated Photos/Ephemera

This image gallery from Mashable showcases 27 images of various women, both well-known leaders and ordinary citizens, during the American suffrage movement of the late 19th and early 20th century. Read More

Primary Source

Seeing Suffrage: The 1913 Washington Suffrage Parade, Its Pictures, and Its Effects on the American Political Landscape

James Glen Stovall. Seeing Suffrage: The 1913 Washington Suffrage Parade, Its Pictures, and Its Effects on the American Political Landscape. Knoxville, TN: University of Tennessee Press, 2013.

Era: Suffrage Era | Media: Book-Academic, Book-Non-Fiction, Curated Photos/Ephemera

Seeing Suffrage chronicles the 1913 Suffrage Parade in Washington, D.C., focusing on photographs from the parade. On March 3, 1913, the day before Woodrow Wilson’s inauguration, leaders of the American suffrage […] Read More

Secondary Source

19th Century Suffrage Periodicals: Conceptions of Womanhood and the Press

Linda Steiner. 19th Century Suffrage Periodicals: Conceptions of Womanhood and the Press (Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press), 1993. (pp. 66-97).

Era: Suffrage Era | Media: Book Chapter, Book-Academic, Book-Non-Fiction, Magazines, Newspapers

In the fourth chapter of the book Ruthless Criticism: New Perspectives in U.S. Communication History, journalism scholar Linda Steiner delves into the history of 19th century women-run suffrage periodicals and how they […] Read More