The Ann Lewis Women’s Suffrage Collection
The Ann Lewis Women's Suffrage Collection. Ann Lewis. http://lewissuffragecollection.omeka.net/
Era: Suffrage Era | Media: Cartoons, Curated Photos/Ephemera, Illustration, Leaflets, Letters, Pamphlets, Postcards, Posters
The Ann Lewis Women’s Suffrage Collection is a privately owned collection of over 1,200 postcards, books, periodicals, and more on the suffrage era.
Readers can browse the following collections:
Each item includes a detailed description, permissions, and citation information.
Some gems from the site include this 1924 clipping from The Literary Digest declaring suffrage a failure and this 1915 postage stamp labelled, “Votes for Women, Pennsylvania.”
About the collector (from the website):
Ann F. Lewis was Senior Advisor to the 2008 Presidential Campaign of Hilary Rodham Clinton. She served as White House Communications Director for President Bill Clinton; as Vice President for Planned Parenthood Federation of America; as Political Director of the Democratic National Committee; and as Chief of Staff to then Congresswoman, now Senator Barbara Mikulski. Lewis has been a visiting lecturer at Brandeis University, and at the Annenberg School of the University of Pennsylvania. She was one of the founding members of the National Women’s Political Caucus.