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

Secondary Source

Smithsonian Interviews Elaine Weiss on Tennessee’s Role in the Suffrage Fight

Anna Diamond. "How Tennessee Became the Final Battleground in the Fight for Suffrage." Smithsonian.com. March 2018.

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

The book The Woman’s Hour: The Great Fight to Win the Vote, published in March 2018, tells the fascinating story of the fight over suffrage in Tennessee, the last state needed to […] Read More

Secondary Source

Video: Suffragists From the Stage

"Suffragists From The Stage: Votes for Women." Directed by Melody Brooks, Developed by Mari Lyn Henry.

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

“Suffragists From the Stage” is a performance of pro-suffrage quotes that American actresses uttered during the fight for voting rights, a history lesson wrapped in a theatrical performance. The performance […] 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

Archival Collection

British National Archives: Documents and Multimedia on Suffrage

"Suffrage 100 - The fight for the female vote." nationalarchives.gov.uk/suffrage-100. 2018.

Era: Suffrage Era | Media: Film, Government Document, Theatre, Web-based

To mark the 100th anniversary of British women of property winning the right to vote, and the 90th anniversary of all women getting to vote in Britain, the National Archives […] Read More

Secondary Source

A Special SuffrageandtheMedia Report: How the Media Covered the New York State Suffrage Centennial

Alex Kane. "How the Media Covered New York's Suffrage Centennial." Suffrageandthemedia.org. February 12, 2018.

Era: Post-Suffrage Era | Media: Book Reviews, Book-Non-Fiction, Magazines, Newspapers, Panel Discussion, Theatre, Video

February 12, 2018 By ALEX KANE   On November 6, 1917, New Yorkers voted to give women the right to participate in elections. It was a milestone for the national […] Read More