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Resources for students in 19th Century US Women's History and US Women's History to 1870 with Dr. Leslie Schwalm

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Suffragists

Marble statue of three suffragists by Adelaide Johnson in the Capitol crypt, Washington, D.C.
United States. Architect of the Capitol, photographer.

Lucretia Mott
Susan B. Anthony
Elizabeth Cady Stanton

Library of Congress, Prints & Photographs Division, By Popular Demand: "Votes for Women" Suffrage Pictures, 1850-1920 [REPRODUCTION NUMBER:  LC-USA7-27850 DLC]

The Library of Congress has extensive and varied resources related to the campaign for woman suffrage in the United States. This selection of 38 pictures includes portraits of many individuals who have been frequently requested from the holdings of the Prints and Photographs Division and the Manuscript Division. Also featured are photographs of suffrage parades, picketing suffragists, and an anti-suffrage display, as well as cartoons commenting on the movement--all evoking the visible and visual way in which the debate over women's suffrage was carried out. This online illustrated reference aid is part of the "By Popular Demand" series. It is a pictorial partner for the text documents in "'Votes for Women:' Selections from the National American Woman Suffrage Collection, 1848-1920."


 

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Janalyn Moss
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