Secondary Source

The Myth of Seneca Falls: Memory and the Women’s Suffrage Movement, 1848-1898

Lisa Tetrault. The Myth of Seneca Falls: Memory and the Women's Suffrage Movement, 1848-1898. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2014.

Era: Post-Suffrage Era | Media: Book-Academic, Book-Non-Fiction

This book by historian Lisa Tetrault tackles what she calls the “myth” of the famous 1848 Seneca Falls convention. Here’s a summary of the book: The story of how the […] Read More

Secondary Source

Madame Presidentess: A Novel About Victoria Woodhull

Nicole Evelina. "Madame Presidentess." Maryland Heights: Lawson Gartner Publishing, 2016.

Era: Post-Suffrage Era | Media: Book-Fiction

Madame Presidentess is a work of historical fiction about Victoria Woodhull, the suffrage activist and first woman to run for president—in 1872. Here’s a summary of the novel about Woodhull: […] 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." 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

Secondary Source

One-Woman Performance: Tea With Alice & Me

Zoe Nicholson. "Tea With Alice & Me." Wild West Women, Inc.

Era: Post-Suffrage Era | Media: Theatre

“Tea With Alice & Me” is a one-woman performance by author and activist Zoe Nicholson that spotlights the life of Alice Paul, a leading suffragist who used civil disobedience tactics […] Read More

Resource Center

Virtual Resource on Suffrage Leader Alice Paul

Zoe Nicholson. "Miss Alice Paul."

Era: Post-Suffrage Era | Media: Film, Radio/Audio, Theatre, Video, Web-based

This website on suffrage activist Alice Paul was created by author and activist Zoe Nicholson (who is also the creator of the performance “Tea With Alice & Me“.) It features […] Read More

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