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Mrs. Richard Wainright, Mrs. Abby Scott Baker, Mrs. Sue White, 42320

Mrs. Richard Wainright, Mrs. Abby Scott Baker, Mrs. Sue White, 42320

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Caption from caption list: Prominent Members of the National Womens Party entering the Capitol to attend the Supreme Court Hearing on the Ohio Suffrage Referendum Case. Ohio has been counted in the ratification column but if the Court allows a referendum on Suffrage it will be necessary for the "Sufs" to obtain ratification in another state if women are to vote for the next President. Left to Right Mrs Richard Wainright [i.e. Wainwright], wife of Adml Wainright [i.e. Wainwright] and Member of the Ex Com. National Womens Party. Mrs Abby Scott Baker, Political Chairman Nat. Womens Party. and Miss Sue White, Chairman Research Div. Nat Womens Party.
Date from caption list.
Title from unverified data provided by the National Photo Company on the negatives or negative sleeves.
Gift; Herbert A. French; 1947.
General information about the National Photo Company collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.npco
This glass negative might show streaks and other blemishes resulting from a natural deterioration in the original coatings.
Temp. note: Batch one.

During the administrations of Presidents Wilson, Harding, Coolidge, and Hoover, the National Photo Company supplied photographs of current news events in Washington, D.C., as a daily service to its subscribers. It also prepared sets of pictures on popular subjects and undertook special photographic assignments for local businesses and government agencies. The bulk of the images were created between 1909 and 1932. The photographic files of the National Photo Company, including an estimated 80,000 images (photographic prints and corresponding glass negatives), were acquired by the Library from its proprietor Herbert E. French in 1947.

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01/01/1920
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district of columbia
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Library of Congress
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No known restrictions on publication. For more information, see National Photo Company Collection - Rights and Restrictions Information https://www.loc.gov/rr/print/res/275_npco.html

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