Primary Source

Advertisement: “Gift for National Woman’s Party”—Susan B. Anthony Medallion

Bas-relief made by Leila Usher, ad posted in The Dickson County Herald (Tennessee), May 5, 1922. (From: Chronicling America: Historic American Newspapers. Lib. of Congress).

Era: Suffrage Era | Media: Curated Photos/Ephemera, Newspapers, Paid Advertisements

This newspaper clipping from the May 5, 1922 edition of Tennessee’s Dickson County Herald shows sculptor Leila Usher next to her bas-relief portrait of the famous feminist and suffragist Susan B. Anthony. Usher presented […] Read More

Secondary Source

Book: Representation of the British Suffrage Movement

Kat Gupta. Representation of the British Suffrage Movement. London, New York: Bloomsbury, 2015.

Era: Post-Suffrage Era | Media: Book-Academic, Newspapers

About the book: Focussing on The Times, this monograph uses corpus linguistics to examine how suffrage campaigners’ different ideologies were conflated in the newspaper over a crucial time period for the […] Read More

Archival Collection

Digital Exhibit: Arkansas Women’s Suffrage Centennial

Center for Arkansas History and Culture, University of Arkansas at Little Rock.

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

This virtual exhibit is part of the Arkansas Women’s Suffrage Centennial, a project that “commemorates the 100th anniversary of the right to vote for women in Arkansas by promoting events, encouraging research […] Read More

Secondary Source

The Perfect 36: Tennessee Delivers Woman Suffrage

Carol Lynn Yellin and Janann Sherman. The Perfect 36: Tennessee Delivers Woman Suffrage. Oak Ridge: Iris Press, 1998.

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

The Perfect 36: Tennessee Delivers Woman Suffrage by Carol Lynn Yellin and Janann Sherman is “the most complete account of Tennessee’s pivotal role in the passage of the 19th Amendment.” […] Read More

Primary Source

Film: “Generations: American Women Win the Vote”

Paula Casey. "Generations: American Women Win the Vote." 2003.

Era: Post-Suffrage Era, Suffrage Era | Media: Book-Non-Fiction, Film, Video

Generations: American Women Win the Vote (produced by Paula Casey) is the companion DVD to Carol Lynn Yellin and Janann Sherman’s book The Perfect 36: Tennessee Delivers Woman Suffrage. The film covers 72 years […] Read More

Primary Source

The Husband-ist of a Suffragist and Other Parodies

Brooke Kroeger. "The Husband-ist of a Suffragist and Other Parodies." brookekroeger.com.

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

As popular support for suffrage grew, the subject became ripe for satire. In this post, Brooke Kroeger, the author of The Suffragents: How Women Used Men to Get the Vote, looks at […] Read More