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Era: Post-Suffrage Era, Suffrage Era | Media: Encyclopedia Entry

A number of encyclopedias and dictionaries have entries on individuals, organizations, and events related to suffrage. Below are some of these resources. You can check WorldCat to see if there’s a library with access near you.

  • Hasia Diner, ed., Women in American History: An Encyclopedia (Facts on File, 2010)
  • Joseph P. McKerns, ed., Biographical Dictionary of American Journalism (Greenwood Press, 1989)
  • Sam G. Riley, ed., Dictionary of Biography, Volume 79: American Magazine Journalists (Bruccoli Clark Layman, 1989)
  • June HannamMitzi Auchterlonie, and Katherine Holden, eds. International Encyclopedia of Women’s Suffrage (ABC-CLIO, 2000)
  • Peg E. Lamphier and Rosanne Welch, eds. Women in American History: A Social, Political, and Cultural Encyclopedia and Document Collection (ABC-CLIO, 2017)

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