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Jefferies, in the character of Atropos, cutting the thread of English Liberty

Jefferies, in the character of Atropos, cutting the thread of English ...

Print shows King John seated at a small table outside his tent, signing Magna Carta, behind him stand by two bishops. Four men are pulling a rope, the "thread of English Liberty", which is attached to King John... More

Queen Caroline. Britain's best hope!! England's sheet-anchor!!!

Queen Caroline. Britain's best hope!! England's sheet-anchor!!!

British cartoon showing people praising Queen Caroline, who holds anchor, representing the Magna Charta, the Constitution, the Bill of Rights, and the people. Forms part of : British Cartoon Prints Collection(L... More

Congressional surgery. Legislative quackery

Congressional surgery. Legislative quackery

A rare anti-North satire, probably dealing with either the Crittenden Compromise or the Douglas Compromise. Proposed in December 1860 in the form of several constitutional amendments, the former called for rest... More

Uncle Abe's valentine sent by Columbia; an envelope full of broken chains.

Uncle Abe's valentine sent by Columbia; an envelope full of broken cha...

Some clipped from newspapers. Principal subject matter: The election campaign of 1864.

Female suffrage - wouldn't it put too much power into the hands of Brigham Young, and his tribe? [cartoon showing Brigham Young leading parade of women carrying babies]

Female suffrage - wouldn't it put too much power into the hands of Bri...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 29 (1869 Oct. 2), p. 56.

Mother Sexton

Mother Sexton

Title and information transcribed from item. Summary: Formal portrait, full-length, Lydia Sexton, facing forward, standing next to a raised urn with her left hand resting on stone pedestal, wearing a bonnet and... More

Mary McCook, First Suffrage leader in Colorado and wife of Gov. McCook - first territorial governor of Colorado

Mary McCook, First Suffrage leader in Colorado and wife of Gov. McCook...

Title and information transcribed from item. Summary: Formal portrait, head and shoulders, Mary McCook, facing forward, with shaded oval background

Flower-sellers in the market at Washington, D.C. / drawn by A.L. Jackson.  First municipal election in Richmond since the end of the war - registration of colored voters / drawn by W.L. Sheppard.

Flower-sellers in the market at Washington, D.C. / drawn by A.L. Jacks...

Illustration showing on the top, African American women selling flowers outside a building in Washington, D.C.; and on the bottom, African American men registering to vote. Title from item. Illus. in: Harper's ... More

Frances E. Willard

Frances E. Willard

Title and information transcribed from item. Summary: Formal portrait, head and shoulders, Frances E. Willard, facing forward with head slightly turned to the left, wearing eyeglasses and dress with high, ruffl... More

Elizabeth L. Comstock, Union Springs, N.Y., and Laura S. Heaviland (Chicago Suburban), Englewood, Ills.

Elizabeth L. Comstock, Union Springs, N.Y., and Laura S. Heaviland (Ch...

Title transcribed from item. Summary: Studio portrait, full-length, seated, Elizabeth L. Comstock (left), wearing a cloak and lightweight bonnet and holding a second dress bonnet, and Laura S. Heaviland (right)... More

Woman suffrage. Legal opinion by W. D. Wallace, Esq., upon the power of the legislature to authorize women to vote for presidential electors ... Lafayette, Ind. 1881.

Woman suffrage. Legal opinion by W. D. Wallace, Esq., upon the power o...

Title. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 19, Folder 12.

Bottled politics / J. Keppler.

Bottled politics / J. Keppler.

Print shows two old men, one of whom may be Uncle Sam holding a glass, sitting at a table in a saloon, on which is a large bottle of alcohol labeled "Regulated Ohio Brand", on a shelf behind them are other bott... More

Which? A timely question [man labeled "popular vote" looking at Republican, Democratic, women suffrage, and temperance advocates]

Which? A timely question [man labeled "popular vote" looking at Republ...

Wood engraving after drawing by Matt. Morgan. Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 65 (1888 July 21), p. 357.

U.S. Reports: Eilenbecker v. Plymouth County, 134 U.S. 31 (1890)

U.S. Reports: Eilenbecker v. Plymouth County, 134 U.S. 31 (1890)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 134; October Term, 1889; Eilenbecker v. District Court of Plymouth County

Susan B. Anthony and Elizabeth Cady Stanton. Two great pioneers in the Equal Rights cause. Without them, American women would not have progressed as far as they have in their fight for freedom.

Susan B. Anthony and Elizabeth Cady Stanton. Two great pioneers in the...

Title transcribed from item. Summary: Photograph of Susan B. Anthony and Elizabeth Cady Stanton reading while seated at table.

Isabella B. Hooker and John Hooker, 1893

Isabella B. Hooker and John Hooker, 1893

Title transcribed from item. Summary: Informal portrait, full-length, seated outside on chairs, Isabella Beecher Hooker, wearing dress, shawl, and cap, holding piece of paper in right hand and looking over at J... More

Copy of preamble and protest ... Brooklyn Auxiliary, New York State association opposed to the extension of suffrage to women. [1894].

Copy of preamble and protest ... Brooklyn Auxiliary, New York State as...

Anti-suffragists. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 130, Folder 13a.

Some reasons why we oppose votes for women ... National association opposed to woman suffrage. New York City [1894].

Some reasons why we oppose votes for women ... National association op...

Anti-suffragists. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 130, Folder 13c.

Women in Business; A reason in universal suffrage

Women in Business; A reason in universal suffrage

Extracts Elizabeth Cady Stanton's paper on why equal suffrage for women taxpayers would bring honesty and economy to government; both men and women have responsibility to both home and state

A squelcher for woman suffrage / C.J. Taylor.

A squelcher for woman suffrage / C.J. Taylor.

Print shows a woman being denied the opportunity to vote because she is wearing a dress and a hat that are too wide for the narrow booths labeled "Ballots Must Be Prepared In These Booths" where the ballots are... More

Women not classed with idiots and criminals. By Alice Hill Chittenden ... Issued by the New York State association opposed to woman suffrage 29 West 39th Street. New York City. [1894].

Women not classed with idiots and criminals. By Alice Hill Chittenden ...

Anti-suffragists. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 130, Folder 13b.

Miss Miller Named an Officer at the State Women's Suffrage Association

Miss Miller Named an Officer at the State Women's Suffrage Association

Written by Anne Fitzhugh Miller below clipping: "Delegates from G.P.E C. were Mrs. Florence Lewis Mrs. Powers" Lists state officers; Anne Fitzhugh Miller named auditor of New York State Woman Suffrage Association

Mary E. McDowell, University of Chicago Settlement, Stock-Yards District

Mary E. McDowell, University of Chicago Settlement, Stock-Yards Distri...

Title and information transcribed from item. Summary: Three-quarter length portrait of Mary E. McDowell, seated, facing camera, in ornately carved chair, with book in lap. Caption on cropped version of same ima... More

Justice versus prejudice / Keppler.

Justice versus prejudice / Keppler.

Illustration shows President Theodore Roosevelt, standing with right hand on the left shoulder of an African American man, standing to the left, and his left hand on a paper labeled "15th Amendment"; behind the... More

Inevitable / Keppler.

Inevitable / Keppler.

Illustration shows Columbia standing on a globe labeled "United States", holding a balance scale labeled "Constitutional Amendment" on which rests a large sword labeled "Centralized Government". Title from item... More

116 Women with the ballot; New York State Woman Suffrage Association election of officers

116 Women with the ballot; New York State Woman Suffrage Association e...

Detailed report of New York State Woman Suffrage Association election proceedings; objections to Harriet May Mills; photomechanical prints of Harriet May Mills and Ida Craft

Mrs. May Wright Sewall, late Pres. International Council of Women

Mrs. May Wright Sewall, late Pres. International Council of Women

Title and information transcribed from item. Summary: Formal portrait, head and chest, May Eliza Wright Sewall, facing forward, wearing lace collar and ruffled dress.

Miss Helen Kellar [Keller] of Massachusetts is one of the prominent members of the Advisory Council of the Congressional Union for Woman Suffrage.  Miss Kellar [Keller] is known to all Americans for her marvelous intellectual and educational accomplishments, in spite of the handicap imposed upon her by her deafness and blindness.  Not so well known however is her strong espousal of the suffrage cause and the sincere support which she has given to the work of the Congressional Union for Women Suffrage.

Miss Helen Kellar [Keller] of Massachusetts is one of the prominent me...

Title and information transcribed from item. Summary: Head-and-shoulder portrait of Helen Keller, facing right. Published in Official Program Woman Suffrage Procession, Washington, D.C., March 13, 1913, Nationa... More

Miss Julia Marlowe of New York, the well known actress, is one of the prominent members of the Advisory Council of the Congressional Union for Woman Suffrage.

Miss Julia Marlowe of New York, the well known actress, is one of the ...

Title transcribed from item. Summary: Head-and-shoulders portrait of actress Julia Marlowe, hair loose, facing camera. Research indicates uncropped version of this photograph was published as a postcard by the ... More

Women Name Same List of Officers; 39th annual New York State Woman Suffrage Association Convention

Women Name Same List of Officers; 39th annual New York State Woman Suf...

Summarizes committee reports of Oct 16 on young people's clubs, Mrs. Charles H. Congdon, and legislative work, Mary Craigie and Anne Fitzhugh Miller NB Continues on next page ,summarizing Oct. 16 evening speech... More

Women Suffrage Discussed

Women Suffrage Discussed

Elizabeth Smith Miller, at 85, one of the oldest suffragists spoke at the hearings for equal tax suffrage in third class cities; Lists suffragists and anti-suffragists attending hearings on constitutional suffr... More

Miss Rose Schneiderman, New York, Vice-President of the Women's Trade Union of N.Y.C.

Miss Rose Schneiderman, New York, Vice-President of the Women's Trade ...

Title and information transcribed from item. Summary: Formal portrait, head and chest, Rose Schneiderman, facing forward, wearing high-collared dress or blouse with large bow at neck. Verso: "Please return to E... More

Mrs. Catherine Waugh McCulloch, Justice of the Peace of Evanston, Ill.

Mrs. Catherine Waugh McCulloch, Justice of the Peace of Evanston, Ill.

Title transcribed from item. Summary: Head and shoulders portrait of Judge Catharine Gouger Waugh McCulloch, facing camera, in high lace collar. Judge and attorney Catherine McCulloch chaired the Legislative Co... More

Women's suffrage agitation

Women's suffrage agitation

Editorial suggests that adoption of British militant tactics will split the American suffrage movement; suffragists need to win over majority of women

Women Name Same List of Officers; 39th annual New York State Woman Suffrage Association Convention; page 2

Women Name Same List of Officers; 39th annual New York State Woman Suf...

Summarizes committee reports of Oct 16 on young people's clubs, Mrs. Charles H. Congdon, and legislative work, Mary Craigie and Anne Fitzhugh Miller NB Continues on next page ,summarizing Oct. 16 evening speech... More

Women's Suffrage Gains Point. House Judiciary Committee agrees to submit adverse report of suffrage amendment to full House

Women's Suffrage Gains Point. House Judiciary Committee agrees to subm...

House Chairman Jenkins opposed to suffrage amendment as a limit to states rights. NB: include ribbon here, as nothing specific known about it.

All Ready for the Celebration and Women Suffrage Convention

All Ready for the Celebration and Women Suffrage Convention

Notices of program for Ontario County Woman Suffrage Association Convention, Clifton Springs, May 25, and 60th anniversary of First Woman's Rights Convention, Seneca Falls, May 27, Harriot Stanton Blatch, Mary ... More

"Bryan's my man--Who's yours?" / Keller.

"Bryan's my man--Who's yours?" / Keller.

Postcard showing a portrait of a woman of status with a caption saying, "Bryan's my man-Who's yours?", suggesting her support for William Jennings Bryan during his third bid for president in 1908 in which he us... More

Views on Woman Suffrage by Well-known men and women: George Harvey

Views on Woman Suffrage by Well-known men and women: George Harvey

These clippings of eight prominent New York men and women's views on woman suffrage may have been published in a single Sunday Times issue or a series of issues. Here each individual's comments is presented in ... More

[Alice Paul and Mrs. Lawrence Lewis holding a conference, Pauline Floyd, sec., at 14 Jackson Place]

[Alice Paul and Mrs. Lawrence Lewis holding a conference, Pauline Floy...

Title from another copy of the photo in the National Woman's Party Records, Box I:155, Folder: Paul, Alice. National Photo Company Collection.

Polly's chance to get some nice crackers / K.

Polly's chance to get some nice crackers / K.

Illustration shows a well-dressed man labeled "Plutocracy", wearing a top hat, holding a parrot labeled "State Legislature" on his right hand, trying to get it to repeat a phrase after him, "We don't want an In... More

Suffrage Gains Pair of Noted Women Converts

Suffrage Gains Pair of Noted Women Converts

Mrs. Walston H. Brown, daughter of Robert Ingersoll, hosts suffrage luncheon that recruits Mrs. Samuel Untermyer and actress Julia Marlowe to suffrage cause

Women's Suffrage Bill in Wisconsin

Women's Suffrage Bill in Wisconsin

Woman suffrage bill passed unanimously in the Wisconsin Senate on March 31, but was defeated in the Assembly April 28. Iowa Senate also defeated woman suffrage bill.

Mrs. David Terry, Little Rock, Arkansas, Member, Advisory Council [Congressional Union for Women Suffrage]

Mrs. David Terry, Little Rock, Arkansas, Member, Advisory Council [Con...

Title and information transcribed from item. Summary: Half-length portrait of Mrs. David Terry, in lace dress. Typed caption on duplicate image reads: "Mrs. David Terry of Little Rock, Arkansas is a member of t... More

Mrs. Bertha C. Moller of Minneapolis, Minn.

Mrs. Bertha C. Moller of Minneapolis, Minn.

Title transcribed from item. Summary: Half-length portrait of Bertha C. Moller, facing forward, wearing fur and velvet hat.

Mrs. Street

Mrs. Street

Summary: Unidentified actress in what appears to be a still photograph from a skit on woman's suffrage, featuring a woman wearing a wedding ring and a gingham dress and white apron seated at a table with mixing... More

Mrs. E. St. Clair Thompson, N. Carolina St. Chrmn.

Mrs. E. St. Clair Thompson, N. Carolina St. Chrmn.

Title and information transcribed from item. Summary: Formal portrait, half-length, Ella St. Clair Thompson, seated, facing left with head turned toward camera, wearing hat with embroidered appliqué and coat. T... More

School Meeting; Women Voters, Attention! School Suffrage Committee, New York State Woman Suffrage Association circular letter

School Meeting; Women Voters, Attention! School Suffrage Committee, Ne...

Mrs. Zobedia Alleman, New York State Woman Suffrage Association School Suffrage Committee, urges all eligible women to vote in school elections; eligibility requirements; lists country representatives on school... More

Mrs. Catherine Boyle, 908 Young St., New Castle, Del.

Mrs. Catherine Boyle, 908 Young St., New Castle, Del.

Summary: Full-length studio portrait of Catherine Boyle, New Castle, Delaware, holding a tricolor suffrage flag and wearing a two-piece outfit with a locket or pocket watch pinned below her left shoulder, stand... More

Nell Mercer, Norfolk, Virginia

Nell Mercer, Norfolk, Virginia

Title transcribed from item. Summary: Half-length portrait of Nell Mercer, seated, with painted backdrop, wearing broad-collared suit and hat with leaves and berries. Printed as a picture postcard. Nell Mercer ... More

[Hortense McDonald]

[Hortense McDonald]

Title derived by Library of Congress staff. Summary: Three-quarter length portrait of Hortense McDonald, facing camera, hand on hip, in checkered suit, with hat and handbag, architectural interior background.

Mrs. Edwin Grice of Pennsylvania is one of the prominent members of the Advisory Council of the Congressional Union for Woman Suffrage.  Mrs. Grice is President of the Home and School League of Philadelphia.  Her strong support of the Congressional Union has been particularly valuable in securing members for the Union in the educational circles where Mrs. Grice is well known.

Mrs. Edwin Grice of Pennsylvania is one of the prominent members of th...

Title and name and address of photographer transcribed from image. Summary: Formal portrait, half-length, Mary Van Meter Grice, turned slightly to the right with head tilted and eyes facing front toward camera,... More

Dr. Mary Parsons, 1st woman physician to practice medicine south of Mason-Dixon Line.

Dr. Mary Parsons, 1st woman physician to practice medicine south of Ma...

Title and information transcribed from item. Summary: Informal portrait, head and chest, Dr. Mary Parsons, leaning against wall, facing forward, wearing outer garment over dress with brooch and eyeglasses.

Miss Ruth Astor Noyes of Washington, D.C.

Miss Ruth Astor Noyes of Washington, D.C.

Title and information transcribed from item. Summary: Half-length portrait of Ruth Astor Noyes, wearing dark suit and broad-brimmed decorative hat with veil.

Dean Emma M. [N.] Gillette - in honor of whose memory - services will be held in the Capitol of the U.S. on May 15 - at 3 P.M.

Dean Emma M. [N.] Gillette - in honor of whose memory - services will ...

Title and information transcribed from item. Summary: Formal portrait, head and chest, Dr. Emma N. Gillette, facing slightly to the right with head turned front toward camera, wearing cap and gown. Verso: "Retu... More

Mrs. Stephen Pell [Sarah Thompson Pell], 777 Madison Av, NYC, Finance Ch[air] of [National] Woman's Party

Mrs. Stephen Pell [Sarah Thompson Pell], 777 Madison Av, NYC, Finance ...

Title and information transcribed from item. Summary: Head-and-shoulders portrait of Sarah Thompson Pell, facing right, wearing dark dress with white lace collar, necklace and earrings. Descriptive label on alt... More

Mrs. Charles de Loosey Oelrichs is one of the prominent members of the Congressional Union for Woman Suffrage.  Mrs. Oelrichs is one of the most beautiful young matrons in New York and Newport society.  She has recently become interested in suffrage and took an active part in the Dansante given by the Congressional Union at Marble House, Newport, [Rhode Island], Mrs. O. H. P. Belmont's beautiful summer home.

Mrs. Charles de Loosey Oelrichs is one of the prominent members of the...

Title and information transcribed from item. Summary: Oval portrait of Mrs. Charles Deloosey Oelrichs [and daughter?] in formal gowns.

Suffrage Appeal; Women Address Governors in Washington

Suffrage Appeal; Women Address Governors in Washington

New York suffragists, introduced by Gov. Hughes, address Governor's Conference in Washington, D. C. Urging them to consider uniform suffrage legislation; invited to present report at next conference; Katherine ... More

Mrs. Cyrus Mead [Dorothy M. Mead], of Vandalia, Ohio, state chairman of Ohio branch of Congressional Union for Woman Suffrage.  Spent considerable time at national headquarters in Washington, where she gained first hand knowledge of the Congressional situation.  Spoke before the United States Senate Committee on Woman Suffrage last December.

Mrs. Cyrus Mead [Dorothy M. Mead], of Vandalia, Ohio, state chairman o...

Title transcribed from item. Summary: Half-length portrait of Dorothy M. Mead (Mrs. Cyrus Mead), seated in chair, facing right. Cropped version of the photograph published in The Suffragist, 6, no. 10 (Mar. 16,... More

Miss Alice Park, California

Miss Alice Park, California

Title and information transcribed from item. Summary: Informal portrait, head and chest, Alice Park, seated outside, facing slightly to the left, wearing eyeglasses and lace-collared blouse or dress.

Miss Eleanor Brannan (granddaughter of Cha[rle]s. A. Dana, former editor of N[ew] Y[ork] Sun).

Miss Eleanor Brannan (granddaughter of Cha[rle]s. A. Dana, former edit...

Title and name and address of photographer transcribed from item. Summary: Formal studio portrait of Eleanor Doddridge Brannan, seated, wearing a hat, pearl necklace, pendant on a chain, gloves, and a long dres... More

Miss Eleanor Weed [Helena Hill Weed].

Miss Eleanor Weed [Helena Hill Weed].

Title transcribed from item. Summary: Half-length portrait of Helena Hill Weed, seated, wearing white dress-gown with bow at empire waist and ruffled net over-the shoulder sleeves, decorative curtain in background.

Mrs. Isabella Mott

Mrs. Isabella Mott

Title transcribed from item. Summary: Studio portrait of Isabella Mott, seated, facing forward, in square-necked lace blouse and flowered skirt.

Mrs. E. G. Graham

Mrs. E. G. Graham

Title and information transcribed from item. Summary: Formal portrait, head and shoulders, Eleanor G. Graham, facing forward, wearing lace collar, brooch, and necklace.

Miss Anna McCue is one of the organizers of the Congressional Union for Woman Suffrage.  She began work as a child in the hosiery mills in Kensington, Philadelphia and worked in the Kensington factories until 22 years old when she became an organizer for the Congressional Union. Since that time she has been one of the most powerful speakers in the work for the national suffrage amendment, making a very effective appeal because of her intimate acquaintance with the hardships involved in the life of the wage earning woman.

Miss Anna McCue is one of the organizers of the Congressional Union fo...

Title and information transcribed from item. Summary: Head and shoulders portrait of Anna McCue, facing camera, with bar brooch.

Mrs. Hettie Wallis of Houston, Texas, is a member of the National Advisory Council of the Congressional Union for Woman Suffrage.  She was formerly President of the Woman's Political Union of Houston.

Mrs. Hettie Wallis of Houston, Texas, is a member of the National Advi...

Title transcribed from item. Summary: Head-and-shoulders portrait of Hettie Wallis, wearing off-the-shoulder lace-trimmed gown, hair in upsweep, decorative background.

Justice. Equality. Why women want to vote. Women are citizens, and wish to do their civic duty ... National American woman suffrage association. Headquarters: 505 Fifth Ave, New York [1910].

Justice. Equality. Why women want to vote. Women are citizens, and wis...

Title.; Woman suffrage.; On verso: {stamp} D. of D. May 10, 1910; 09-83-443.2. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed ... More

Mrs. Minnie E. Brooke, of Chevy Chase, Md., an experienced suffrage speaker and organizer, who is to have charge of the street meetings for the Woman's Party in Chicago.  Mrs. Brooke plans to hold the street meetings continuously in all parts of the city day and night from now until election day.

Mrs. Minnie E. Brooke, of Chevy Chase, Md., an experienced suffrage sp...

Title and name and address of photographer transcribed from item. Summary: Formal portrait, head and shoulders, of Minnie E. Brooke of Chevy Chase, Maryland, wearing a hat, earrings, necklace, and open-collared... More

Julia Ward Howe

Julia Ward Howe

Title and information transcribed from item. Summary: Portrait, Julia Ward Howe, full-length, seated, facing left, looking downward at book in lap, reading by a window, and wearing cap and shawl.

Miss Alice B. Henkle.

Miss Alice B. Henkle.

Title and name and address of photographer transcribed from image. Summary: Formal portrait, head and shoulders, Alice B. Henkle, facing left with head turned toward camera, wearing light colored, v-neck blouse... More

Mildred Koonce

Mildred Koonce

Title derived by Library of Congress staff. Summary: Head-and-shoulders portrait of Mildred Koonce, facing left, looking toward camera, in hat and stole.

Mrs. A. R. Fellows

Mrs. A. R. Fellows

Title and information transcribed from item. Summary: Formal portrait, head and chest, Mrs. Allen R. Fellows, facing forward, wearing eyeglasses and dress with large square collar. Cropped version of the photog... More

[May I. Condon.]

[May I. Condon.]

Summary: Formal portrait, full-length, May I. Condon, seated on stone bench, facing left with upper body and head turned toward camera wearing fur-trimmed coat and wide-brimmed hat. Title derived from folder heading.

Mrs. Francis Hemingway.

Mrs. Francis Hemingway.

Title transcribed from image. Summary: Formal portrait, half-length, Mrs. Francis Hemingway, standing with left arm resting on [back of chair], facing front with head and eyes turned slightly to the left, weari... More

Suffrage Matinee organized by Beatrice Forbes-Robertson for benefit of Equality League of Self-Supporting Women at Maxine Elliott's Theatre

Suffrage Matinee organized by Beatrice Forbes-Robertson for benefit of...

Lists three suffrage plays performed: "Before the Dawn" by Bessie Hatton; "A Woman's Influence" by Gertrude Jennings; and "How the Vote Was Won" by Cicily Hamilton and Crystopyher St. John; lists performers and... More

Mrs. W. J. Roach, of New Orleans, Treasurer of the Louisiana Branch of the National Woman's Party.

Mrs. W. J. Roach, of New Orleans, Treasurer of the Louisiana Branch of...

Title and information transcribed from item. Summary: Portrait of Mrs. W. J. Roach, seated in decoratively carved wood chair, wearing beaded dress and necklace.

Women Suffrage Dead in both New York Assembly and Senate

Women Suffrage Dead in both New York Assembly and Senate

After discussing pros and cons of Toombs' suffrage resolution, New York Assembly vote not to discharge Judiciary Committee from consideration; many members avoid voting; suffrage contingent in attendance, inclu... More

Mrs. Lillian Harris Coffin, Pres[ident] New era League, Hotel San Francisco, San Francisco, Member of National Advisory Council, Congressional Union for Woman Suffrage].

Mrs. Lillian Harris Coffin, Pres[ident] New era League, Hotel San Fran...

Title and name and address of photographer transcribed from item. Summary: Formal portrait, full-length, seated, Lillian Harris Coffin, president of New Era League, wearing full-length dress with necklace and p... More

[Vivian Pierce]

[Vivian Pierce]

Title derived by Library of Congress staff. Summary: Portrait of Vivian Pierce seated at tabletop, chin resting on right hand, gazing at the camera, wearing dark dress with embroidered cuffs and white ruffle trim.

Mrs. R. B. Quay, of Salt Lake City, Utah, one of the members of the National Woman's Party who has served a thirty day sentence at the government jail and workhouse at Washington for picketing the White House gates with a suffrage banner.

Mrs. R. B. Quay, of Salt Lake City, Utah, one of the members of the Na...

Title transcribed from item. Summary: Head-and-shoulders portrait of Mrs. R. B. (Minnie) Quay. Minnie Quay of Salt Lake City, Utah, was arrested Nov. 10, 1917, while picketing the White House in Washington, D.C... More

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