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Congressional surgery. Legislative quackery, Political Cartoon

Congressional surgery. Legislative quackery, Political Cartoon

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

Emmeline Pankhurst as a young girl, 1870s.

Emmeline Pankhurst as a young girl, 1870s.

7JCC/O/02/088.Photograph, modern reproduction, printed, paper, monochrome, studio portrait of Emmeline Pankhurst leaning against the back of a chair, three quarter length, right profile; printed below image 'Ab... More

Frances E. Willard, Head and Shoulders Portrait

Frances E. Willard, Head and Shoulders Portrait

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

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

Waiting for suffragettes outside Bow Street, c.1908-1912.

Waiting for suffragettes outside Bow Street, c.1908-1912.

7JCC/O/02/054.Photograph, printed, paper, monochrome, a large group of women being controlled by police waiting outside Bow Street Magistrates' Court for women to be released; printed inscription on reverse 'Co... More

Evelina Haverfield and Emmeline Pankhurst in court, c.1909.

Evelina Haverfield and Emmeline Pankhurst in court, c.1909.

7JCC/O/02/059.Photograph, printed, paper, monochrome, general view of a crowded courtroom with Evelina Haverfield and Emmeline Pankhurst seated in the dock at Bow Street Magistrates' Court; manuscript inscripti... More

WSPU waitresses at Women's Exhibition, 1909.

WSPU waitresses at Women's Exhibition, 1909.

TWL/2002/387 Public domain photograph related to music, performing arts, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Women in the home ... National American woman suffrage association. Headquarters: 505 Fifth Avenue, New York [1910].

Women in the home ... National American woman suffrage association. He...

Title.; Woman suffrage.; On verso: {stamp} D. of D. May 10, 1910; 09-83-443.3. 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. Mary Hutcheson Page of Boston, Massachusetts.  Mrs. Page is President of the Brookline Woman Suffrage Association. She is one of the most active workers for the national suffrage amendment.

Mrs. Mary Hutcheson Page of Boston, Massachusetts. Mrs. Page is Presi...

Public domain portrait photograph, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Ida F. Hasley, St. Chrmn, Oklahoma

Ida F. Hasley, St. Chrmn, Oklahoma

Title and information transcribed from item. Summary: Formal portrait, head and chest, Ida F. Hasley, facing left with head turned toward camera, wearing fur stole.

Anne Tillery Renshaw, Washington DC

Anne Tillery Renshaw, Washington DC

Picryl description: Public domain vintage artistic photograph, free to use, no copyright restrictions image.

Emmeline Pankhurst talking to a small boy, c.1913-1914.

Emmeline Pankhurst talking to a small boy, c.1913-1914.

7JCC/O/02/084.Photograph, printed, paper, monochrome, Emmeline Pankhurst seated in a deck chair, talking to a small boy in a sailor suit; printed inscription on reverse 'This photograph is the copyright of the ... More

Mrs. Jessie Hardy Stubbs of Chicago and Washington, D.C., is one of the prominent members of the Advisory Council of the Congressional Union for Woman Suffrage. Mrs. Stubbs' brilliant work in Illinois and New York is a part of the history of the national suffrage movement. She is well known and beloved throughout the country for her speaking and organizing ability and for the loyal service she has given to suffrage. She was formerly National Press Chairman of the Congressional Union.

Mrs. Jessie Hardy Stubbs of Chicago and Washington, D.C., is one of th...

Title and information transcribed from item. Summary: Portrait, half-length, Jessie Hardy Stubbs, facing forward, wearing short-brimmed hat, gloves, plaid suit with sailor-style blouse and necktie, carrying bri... More

Mrs. Jessie Hardy Stubbs, later Mrs. Benton Mackaye, also known as "Betty" MacKaye.

Mrs. Jessie Hardy Stubbs, later Mrs. Benton Mackaye, also known as "Be...

Title and information transcribed from item. Summary: Three-quarter portrait of Jessie Hardy [MacKaye] facing camera, in light-colored suit, hand in pocket, wearing hat. Autographed in ink "Love and greetings f... More

Mrs. Rheta Childe Dorr of New York is one of the prominent members of the Advisory Council of the Congressional Union for Woman Suffrage.  Mrs. Dorr is a well known writer and speaker.  She is the author of "What 8,000,000 Women Want" and was formerly editor of The Suffragist, the official organ of the Congressional Union.

Mrs. Rheta Childe Dorr of New York is one of the prominent members of ...

Summary: Informal portrait, three-quarter length, Rheta Childe Dorr, seated at desk, facing left with head turned toward camera, holding eye glasses in right hand and newspaper in left hand, wearing corduroy su... More

Lucy Burns, Vice Chairman Cong[ressional] Union, 1913

Lucy Burns, Vice Chairman Cong[ressional] Union, 1913

Title and name and address of photographer transcribed from item. Summary: Formal, studio portrait of Lucy Burns, cofounder of the Congressional Union for Women Suffrage, later National Woman's Party, seated in... More

Miss Rebecca Hourwich of New York

Miss Rebecca Hourwich of New York

Title and information transcribed from item. Summary: Formal portrait, half-length, Rebecca Hourwich, facing forward with head cocked slightly to the left, wearing blouse, large brooch, and jacket..

[Inez Milholland Boissevain preparing to lead the March 3, 1913, suffrage parade in Washington, D.C.]

[Inez Milholland Boissevain preparing to lead the March 3, 1913, suffr...

Summary: Photograph of Inez Milholland, full-length, facing forward, wearing white robes and a crown, astride a white horse in front of a crowd on a street in Washington, D.C. Title derived from Library of Cong... More

[Horse drawn float declares National American Woman Suffrage Association's support for Bristow-Mondell amendment.]

[Horse drawn float declares National American Woman Suffrage Associati...

Picryl description: Public domain artwork of horse, equestrian horse riding, free to use, no copyright restrictions image.

Christabel Pankhurst in New York, c.1914.

Christabel Pankhurst in New York, c.1914.

7JCC/O/02/106.Photograph, printed, paper, monochrome, Christabel Pankhurst seated on a chair, wearing hat and long white gloves; printed inscription on reverse 'Copyrighted by the International News Service, 23... More

Elizabeth Stuyvesant, State Organizer, National Woman's Party, her great-grandfather died in the Revolution, her grandfather in the Civil War, and her brother is fighting in France.  Five years of social work in New York City brought her to the determination to join the fight for woman's political liberty--Suffrage.

Elizabeth Stuyvesant, State Organizer, National Woman's Party, her gre...

Title transcribed from item. Summary: Head portrait of Elizabeth Stuyvesant, with ribbon in her hair. Shoulders are sketched in with pencil. Elizabeth Stuyvesant of New York City, formerly of Cincinnati, was a ... More

Miss Joy Young, of Washington, D.C. Assistant Editor of "The Suffragist," weekly organ of the Woman's Party and the Congressional Union for Woman Suffrage. Picture taken when she was on her way to the White House to present President Wilson with a basket of flowers in which was contained a message from women voters of the West.

Miss Joy Young, of Washington, D.C. Assistant Editor of "The Suffragis...

Joy Young of New York City, formerly of Washington, D.C., was the wife of Merrill Rogers. She worked as an assistant on the staff of The Suffragist and later became an organizer for the NWP in various parts of ... More

Mrs. Annie G. Porritt, Hartford, Conn., Press Chairman Connecticut

Mrs. Annie G. Porritt, Hartford, Conn., Press Chairman Connecticut

Title transcribed from item. Summary: Three-quarter length portrait of Annie G. Porritt, in dark dress with brooch. Descriptive caption on alternate item: "Mrs. Annie Porritt of Hartford, Conn., is one of the p... More

Miss Mary Gertrude Fendall, of Baltimore, Md., national organizer for the National Woman's Party in Oregon.  She is a graduate of Bryn Mawr College.

Miss Mary Gertrude Fendall, of Baltimore, Md., national organizer for ...

Title and name and address of photographer transcribed from item. Cropped version of the photograph published in The Suffragist, 5, no. 58 (Mar. 3, 1917): 10. Summary: Formal portrait, half-length, seated, Mary... More

TR speaking at Sagamore Hill [1916-1918] [1] /

TR speaking at Sagamore Hill [1916-1918] [1] /

Three sequences of TR addressing groups from the porch at Sagamore Hill. First sequence is TR speaking to a group of people on Sept. 8, 1917 at the opening of the second New York State suffrage campaign at Saga... More

Suffrage Prisoners Leaving D.C. Prison

Suffrage Prisoners Leaving D.C. Prison

Title transcribed from item. Summary: Photograph of National Woman's Party members leaving a prison building. Warden Zinkham (left).

[Grand Picket at the White House, eve of President Woodrow Wilson's second inauguration.]

[Grand Picket at the White House, eve of President Woodrow Wilson's se...

Title derived by Library of Congress staff. Summary: Photograph on a rainy day of a woman standing on chair in slicker and rain hat speaking through a megaphone to suffragists standing with suffrage banners. On... More

Maryland Day [picketing the White House for suffrage]

Maryland Day [picketing the White House for suffrage]

Title transcribed from item, with additional information derived by Library of Congress staff. Summary: Photograph of suffragists marching in contingent with banners, picketing outside on the sidewalk in front ... More

[Mrs.] Lawrence Lewis [Dora Lewis] of Philadelphia on release from jail after five [d]ays of hunger striking.

[Mrs.] Lawrence Lewis [Dora Lewis] of Philadelphia on release from jai...

Title transcribed from item. Summary: Outdoor photograph of Mrs. Lawrence Lewis (Dora Lewis) (center) upon her release from jail, where she participated in hunger strike after arrest at Lafayette Square meeting... More

Mrs. Sarah Colvin of St. Paul, newly elected National chairman of the Woman's Party, who participated in all the suffrage demonstrations.  Picture taken during 1918 picketing in front [of] Jackson Place Headquarters on Lafayette Square.

Mrs. Sarah Colvin of St. Paul, newly elected National chairman of the ...

Title and name and address of photographer transcribed from item. Summary: Informal portrait, full-length, Sarah T. Colvin of St. Paul, Minnesota, standing in front of National Woman’s Party headquarters, Jacks... More

Conferring over ratification [of the 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution] at  [National Woman's Party] headquarters, Jackson Pl[ace] [Washington, D.C.].  L-R Mrs. Lawrence Lewis, Mrs. Abby Scott Baker, Anita Pollitzer, Alice Paul, Florence Boeckel, Mabel Vernon (standing, right)

Conferring over ratification [of the 19th Amendment to the U.S. Consti...

Title transcribed from item. Summary: Photograph of six National Woman's Party members gathered around a table. Left to R: Dora Lewis (seated), Abby Scott Baker (seated), Anita Pollitzer (standing), Alice Paul ... More

Lucy Branham on Prison Special, San Francisco, California

Lucy Branham on Prison Special, San Francisco, California

Public domain photograph - Portrait, United States, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Alice Paul and a delegation consulting with Governor Cox on the suffrage situation in Tennessee.

Alice Paul and a delegation consulting with Governor Cox on the suffra...

Title transcribed from item. Summary: Photograph of National Woman's Party members and Alice Paul gathered with Governor Cox on steps to a building, with photographers and cameras on tripods in the foreground.

Mrs. Oliver H. P. Belmont, who donated the headquarters of the National Woman's Party, speaking at the dedication ceremony, May 21, 1922. Seated behind Mrs. Belmont, dressed in white, is Mrs. Izetta Jewel Brown, of West Virginia, Political Chairman of the National Woman's Party, who closed the corner-stone; at Mrs. Brown's right, is Mrs. George Gordon Battelle of Ohio; to right of Mrs. Belmont are: Bishop John William Hamilton, who delivered the invocation, and Senator Charels [sic] Curtis of Kansas who made an address.

Mrs. Oliver H. P. Belmont, who donated the headquarters of the Nationa...

Title transcribed from item. Summary: Photograph of Alva Belmont (standing) speaking, wearing eyeglasses and using notes in hand, with others (men, front row, and women, back row) seated on stage.

Starting for ceremonial of dedication for Alva Belmont House.

Starting for ceremonial of dedication for Alva Belmont House.

Title transcribed from item. Summary: Photograph of three young women, in robed costume, coming down the stairs of the Alva Belmont House with banners.

Tillers of the Soil. Betty Rolfe, Maud Davis, Elizabeth Davis, Martha Warren of Seneca Falls, as Tillers of the Soil in the Dance Drama depicting the Progress of Woman to be given at the reception at Seneca Falls on July 20, in honor of the Officers and members of the National Woman's Party in connection with their seventy-fifth Equal Rights anniversary celebration.

Tillers of the Soil. Betty Rolfe, Maud Davis, Elizabeth Davis, Martha ...

Public domain photograph - New York, United States, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Votes for Women at 21, 1927. - Public domain historical image
Stone walls do not a prison make, nor iron bars a jail; but 'til the E.R.A. is won, we're only out on bail

Stone walls do not a prison make, nor iron bars a jail; but 'til the E...

Public domain scan of American poster, United States, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

The Georgetown elections - the Negro at the ballot-box / Th. Nast.  New and becoming styles of head-dressing.

The Georgetown elections - the Negro at the ballot-box / Th. Nast. Ne...

Illustration showing at top of page, several men at a polling place where an African American man places his ballot in the box for "Re[publ]ican Mayor Welch" which is next to the empty ballot box for "The White... More

Back from the land of the nut a monologue
The Fifteenth amendment - Print, Library of Congress collection

The Fifteenth amendment - Print, Library of Congress collection

Print shows a parade surrounded by portraits and vignettes of Black life, illustrating rights granted by the 15th amendment. A reduced version of Kelly's large print "The Fifteenth Amendment, Celebrated May 19t... More

The Fifteenth amendment - Print, Library of Congress collection

The Fifteenth amendment - Print, Library of Congress collection

Print shows a parade surrounded by portraits and vignettes of Black life, illustrating rights granted by the 15th amendment. A reduced version of Kelly's large print "The Fifteenth Amendment, Celebrated May 19t... More

Henry G. Blasdel to Abraham Lincoln, Friday, February 17, 1865  (Telegram reporting ratification of 13th Amendment)
Fifteenth Amendment - a good specimen. 19th century stereoscope card. South Carolina.
Temple of liberty, engraving, Library of Congress

Temple of liberty, engraving, Library of Congress

A crude allegorical woodcut, bold in design, and probably produced for a banner or similar type of display. In the center is a peristyle Temple with an altar on which the figure of Liberty rises from a flame. T... More

Letter from Mabel Hubbard Bell to Frederick W. Baldwin, April 17, 1913
[Inez Milholland Boissevain, wearing white cape, seated on white horse at the National American Woman Suffrage Association parade, March 3, 1913, Washington, D.C.]

[Inez Milholland Boissevain, wearing white cape, seated on white horse...

Photo shows lawyer Inez Milholland Boissevain riding astride in the March 3, 1913, suffrage parade in Washington, D.C., as the first of four mounted heralds. Additional information about the Bain Collection is ... More

Emancipation Ordinance of Missouri. An ordinance abolishing slavery in Missouri / E. Knobel.

Emancipation Ordinance of Missouri. An ordinance abolishing slavery in...

One of two splendid, large allegorical prints commemorating the ordinance providing for the immediate emancipation of slaves in Missouri. (See also no. 1865-1.) The ordinance was passed on January 11, 1865, thr... More

Mother Sexton - Early photography, Public domain image

Mother Sexton - Early photography, Public domain image

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

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

Scottish suffragettes, c.1906-1914.

Scottish suffragettes, c.1906-1914.

7JCC/O/02/022 Photograph, printed, paper, monochrome, a procession of suffragettes led by a woman in a tartan dress, a small girl and three men in kilts all playing bagpipes

League of self-supporting women meeting notice, Anne Cobden Sanderson speaking on Militant Suffrage Movement at Cooper Union

League of self-supporting women meeting notice, Anne Cobden Sanderson ...

Picryl description: Public domain document page scan, free to use, no copyright restrictions image.

Unidentified suffragists at a demonstration, c.1908-1913.

Unidentified suffragists at a demonstration, c.1908-1913.

7JCC/O/02/139.Photograph, printed, paper, monochrome, three women in the street wearing sashes, one of which says 'WFL', another 'Marshall Section 2'; printed inscription on reverse 'Copyright Central News, 5 N... More

Emmeline Pankhurst and Elizabeth Wolstenholme Elmy, 1908.

Emmeline Pankhurst and Elizabeth Wolstenholme Elmy, 1908.

7JCC/O/02/019.Photograph, printed, paper, monochrome, Emmeline Pankhurst and Elizabeth Wolstenholme Elmy standing in front of a large fabric banner ('MRS PANKHURST FOUND.. Champion of Womanhood FAMED FAR FOR DE... More

Herbert Gladstone in the witness box, 1908.

Herbert Gladstone in the witness box, 1908.

7JCC/O/02/057.Photograph, printed, paper, monochrome, Herbert Gladstone in the witness box at Bow Street Magistrates' Court; manuscript inscription on reverse 'Herbert Gladstone at Bow Street in Witness Box Oct... 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.

Evelina Haverfield and Emmeline Pankhurst in court, c.1909.

Evelina Haverfield and Emmeline Pankhurst in court, c.1909.

7JCC/O/02/058.Photograph, printed, paper, monochrome, Evelina Haverfield and Emmeline Pankhurst seated in the dock at Bow Street Magistrates' Court; printed inscription on reverse 'Illustrations Bureau, 12 Whit... More

[Hortense McDonald]. National Woman Party

[Hortense McDonald]. National Woman Party

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. Street - Public domain portrait photograph

Mrs. Street - Public domain portrait photograph

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

Frederick and Emmeline Pethick Lawrence, Emmeline Pankhurst and [Mabel Tuke] in court, 1912.

Frederick and Emmeline Pethick Lawrence, Emmeline Pankhurst and [Mabel...

7JCC/O/02/062.Photograph, printed, paper, monochrome, Frederick Pethick Lawrence, Emmeline Pethick Lawrence,, Emmeline Pankhurst and [Mabel Tuke] in the dock at Bow Street; printed inscription on reverse 'This ... More

Procession Summer 1913. Delegation Coming in from Hyattsville to present petition from all parts of the U.S.

Procession Summer 1913. Delegation Coming in from Hyattsville to prese...

Title transcribed from item. Summary: Photograph of procession of cars, draped with banners, passing White House.

[Crowd converging on marchers and blocking parade route during March 3, 1913, inaugural suffrage procession, Washington, D.C.]

[Crowd converging on marchers and blocking parade route during March 3...

Public domain photograph of a parade in Washington DC, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Elizabeth Glendower Evans. - Public domain portrait print

Elizabeth Glendower Evans. - Public domain portrait print

Summary: Informal portrait, half-length, Elizabeth Glendower Evans, turned to the right with face in three-quarter profile, arms bent at elbows resting on waist, wearing wide-brimmed feathered hat. Title transc... More

DEMOCRATIC WOMEN. WOMAN SUFFRAGE

DEMOCRATIC WOMEN. WOMAN SUFFRAGE

Public domain photograph of public building, train station, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Suffragettes with flowers, c.1914.

Suffragettes with flowers, c.1914.

7JCC/O/02/048.Photograph, printed, paper, monochrome, suffragettes, each holding a pole topped with a bunch of flowers, standing in a group, possibly awaiting the start of an event; printed inscription on rever... More

Mrs. Juliet Barrett Rublee, Grand Marshal of the procession organized by the Congressional Union for Woman Suffrage which on May 9th, 1914 marched to the Capitol to present resolutions gathered in all parts of the United States calling on Congress to take favorable action on the National Woman Suffrage Amendment.

Mrs. Juliet Barrett Rublee, Grand Marshal of the procession organized ...

Title transcribed from item. Summary: Postcard image of Juliet Rublee astride a horse with crowd of people in background.

[Fola LaFollette] going to annual meeting [of] C[ongressional] U[nion], Jan. 11, 1914, at Mrs. [Elizabeth T.] Kent's

[Fola LaFollette] going to annual meeting [of] C[ongressional] U[nion]...

Summary: Outdoor photograph of Fola La Follette (right) walking on city sidewalk with two unidentified women (left and rear, mostly obscured), all wearing coats and hats. Curbside trees, distant buildings, and ... More

Mrs. Mary Beard of New York is a member of the Executive Committee of the Congressional Union for Woman Suffrage.  Mrs. Beard is the wife of Professor Charles Beard of Columbia University and is joint author with him of his recent book on American Political History.

Mrs. Mary Beard of New York is a member of the Executive Committee of ...

Picryl description: Public domain vintage artistic photograph, free to use, no copyright restrictions image.

Mrs. Sara Bard Field, of San Francisco, is one of the most eloquent and gifted speakers of the Congressional Union for Woman Suffrage and the National Woman's Party.  She is a kinswoman of Eugene Field, the well known poet.

Mrs. Sara Bard Field, of San Francisco, is one of the most eloquent an...

Title and name and address of photographer transcribed from item. Summary: Formal portrait, head and shoulders, Sara Bard Field of San Francisco, facing left with head turned toward camera, wearing light-colore... More

Miss Ilia Carpenter, secretary of Iowa Branch of National Woman's Party, and a member of the committee to help raise funds to bring an organizer to Iowa for a month or six weeks.

Miss Ilia Carpenter, secretary of Iowa Branch of National Woman's Part...

Title transcribed from item. Summary: Formal portrait, head and shoulders, in academic cap and gown, of Ilia Carpenter, secretary of Iowa Branch of National Woman’s Party, and a member of the committee to help ... More

[Frances Pepper (left) and Elizabeth Smith (right) working in the offices of The Suffragist, the weekly journal published by the Congressional Union and National Woman's Party from 1913 to 1921.]

[Frances Pepper (left) and Elizabeth Smith (right) working in the offi...

Title derived by Library of Congress staff. Summary: Photograph of two women working in the Suffragist office. Frances Pepper is seated at a typewriter; Elizabeth Smith is reaching for a shelf on a step ladder.... More

Mrs. Harry [Anna] Lowenburg, Chairman State of Pennsylvania, Board of Director of Equal Franchise Lg. [League] of Pennsa [Pennsylvania]

Mrs. Harry [Anna] Lowenburg, Chairman State of Pennsylvania, Board of ...

Title and information transcribed from item. Summary: Half-length portrait of Anna Lowenburg, facing forward, seated in chair, holding book in right hand in lap, leaning left arm to jaw, in hat. A similar photo... More

[Map of] Route of Envoys Sent from East by the Congressional Union for Woman's Suffrage, to Appeal the Voting Women of the West [with inset portrait of Alice Paul]

[Map of] Route of Envoys Sent from East by the Congressional Union for...

Public domain photograph - Portrait, United States, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Arrival of the "Flying Squadron" at Colorado Springs, Colo[rado]. "Suffrage Special"

Arrival of the "Flying Squadron" at Colorado Springs, Colo[rado]. "Suf...

Title transcribed from item. Summary: Photograph of suffragists gathered outside the depot of the Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company in Colorado Springs, Colorado, with a banner, "We Demand an Amend... More

Suffrage pickets marching around the White House-- March 4, 1917

Suffrage pickets marching around the White House-- March 4, 1917

Title transcribed from item. Summary: Photograph of women picketing with banners on sidewalk in front of White House. Photograph published in The Suffragist, 5, no. 59 (Mar. 10, 1917): 8. Caption: "The Line on ... More

Mrs. J. H. H. [Alison Turnbull] Hopkins, of New Jersey, on the Woman's Party Picket Line.

Mrs. J. H. H. [Alison Turnbull] Hopkins, of New Jersey, on the Woman's...

Title transcribed from image. Allison Turnbull Hopkins of Morristown, N.J., was New Jersey state chairman of the NWP and a member of the NWP executive committee in 1917, as well as president of various women's ... More

TR speaking to a group of suffragettes from the porch at Sagamore Hill [1917] /

TR speaking to a group of suffragettes from the porch at Sagamore Hill...

TR addresses a group of men and women at the opening of the second New York State suffrage campaign on Sept. 8, 1917 at Sagamore Hill. Film includes a side view of TR and a frontal view shot from the rear of th... More

Mrs. Weller of Arizona. - Public domain portrait photograph

Mrs. Weller of Arizona. - Public domain portrait photograph

Title transcribed from item. Summary: [Rainy day] outdoor portrait of Mrs. Weller, standing outside Madison Place on wet pavement, wearing suffrage sash and displaying Arizona state parade banner.

Left to Right: Doris Stevens, Mrs. J.A.H. Hopkins [Alison Turnbull Hopkins], N.J., Mrs. John Winters Brannan [Eunice Dana Brannan], N.Y.

Left to Right: Doris Stevens, Mrs. J.A.H. Hopkins [Alison Turnbull Hop...

Title transcribed from item. Summary: Outdoor photograph of three National Woman's Party members in prison dress carrying wooden chairs, on rooftop of building. (Left to right): Doris Stevens, Alison Turnbull H... More

Republican Convention. L-R: Mrs. James Rector, Ohio, Mary Dubrow, N.J., Alice Paul, N.J.

Republican Convention. L-R: Mrs. James Rector, Ohio, Mary Dubrow, N.J....

Title transcribed from item. Summary: Photograph of Mrs. James Rector, Mary Dubrow, and Alice Paul standing outside and holding a banner, "No self respecting woman should wish or work for the success of a party... More

National Woman's Party Headquarters in Nashville, Tenn., in which the campaign for ratification of the suffrage amendment is being conducted, photographed on the day that Parley P. Christensen, presidential nominee for the new Farmer-Labor Party addressed a mass meeting, urging immediate ratification. Left to right: Rankin Smith, Central Trades and Labor Council; Jim F. Nicholson, Business Manager of the Machinist; W.C. Birthright, Secretary of the Tenn. Federation of Labor; Mrs. Anne Calvert Neely, Mississippi state chairman of the National Woman's Party; W.M. Mitchell; Mrs. Mabel Reber, of New York; Mrs. Walter C. Jackson of Murfreesboro; Mrs. Florence Bayard Hilles, of Wilmington, Delaware, member of the Executive Committee of the Woman's Party; Parley P. Christensen, Presidential candidate of the Farmer-Labor Party; Miss Sue White, of Nashville, Tennessee state chairman of the Woman's Party; W.M. Fox, president of the Trades and Labor Council; Miss Mary Winsor of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, member of the Advisory Council of the Woman's Party; Archie Craig; Charles P. Sweeney.

National Woman's Party Headquarters in Nashville, Tenn., in which the ...

Title transcribed from item. Summary: Photograph of group of women and men posing under "National Woman's Party" banner.

Left to right: Adelaide Johnston, sculptor, Mrs. Lawrence [Dora] Lewis, Philadelphia., Jane Addams. At time statue was placed in capitol.

Left to right: Adelaide Johnston, sculptor, Mrs. Lawrence [Dora] Lewis...

Title transcribed from item. Summary: Photograph of sculptor Adelaide Johnston, National Woman's Party activist Dora Lewis, and social reformer Jane Addams posed in front of statue of pioneer suffragists in the... More

[National Woman's Party members standing in line with banners during the dedication ceremonies for the Alva E. Belmont House, 1922.]

[National Woman's Party members standing in line with banners during t...

Title derived by Library of Congress staff. Summary: Photograph of National Woman's Party members assembling in street with banners. Among the banners are those reading "Nebraska," "California Republic," Connec... More

[National Woman's Party members walking with banners during the dedication ceremonies for the Alva E. Belmont House, 1922.]

[National Woman's Party members walking with banners during the dedica...

Title derived by Library of Congress staff. Summary: Photograph of National Woman's Party members marching in the street with banners, U.S. Capitol dome in the background.

[National Woman's Party National Council, October 25, 1922]

[National Woman's Party National Council, October 25, 1922]

Title derived by Library of Congress staff. Summary: Photograph of eight National Woman's Party members outside on the steps in front of a building. Alva Belmont, center.

Mary Van Casteel, chairman Students' Council National Woman's Party, a student of George Washington University

Mary Van Casteel, chairman Students' Council National Woman's Party, a...

Title and information transcribed from item. Summary: Formal portrait, head and chest, Mary Van Casteel, facing slightly left with head turned toward camera, wearing dress with lace collar and lace cuffs on sho... More

Alva Belmont's coffin being carried into St. Hubert's Chapel at Woodlawn Cemetery, New York, Jan. 1933.

Alva Belmont's coffin being carried into St. Hubert's Chapel at Woodla...

Title and date transcribed from item. Summary: Photograph of coffin covered with flowers being carried into a chapel. A policeman and people in coats are on the steps below, and National Woman's Party members f... More

A bill of rights as provided in the ten original amendments to the constitution of the United States in force December 15, 1791. [n. p. 195-].

A bill of rights as provided in the ten original amendments to the con...

On verso: Gift Verner W. Clapp, July 9, 1952. 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 244... More

Putting the mortgage on the cradle

Putting the mortgage on the cradle

Print shows a saloon keeper nailing sign "inhereted appetite for liquor" on a cradle. Series G. No. 19. Exhibited: "Capitol Visitor Center" at the U.S. Capitol, Washington, D.C., 2016-2017.

15th Amendment bringing his crop to town. [Man on an oxcart loaded with hay.]

15th Amendment bringing his crop to town. [Man on an oxcart loaded wit...

Picryl description: Public domain image of a cart, carriage, wagon, 18th-19th century design, free to use, no copyright restrictions.

Emancipation Proclamation. Proclamation by the governor / E. Knobel, fec.

Emancipation Proclamation. Proclamation by the governor / E. Knobel, f...

One of two large commemorative prints marking the ordinance issued by Missouri governor Thomas C. Fletcher, proclaiming the immediate emancipation of slaves in that state. The Missouri ordinance was issued on J... More

Go ERA : 3, 2, 1, go - A yellow and blue sign with the word era on it

Go ERA : 3, 2, 1, go - A yellow and blue sign with the word era on it

Public domain scan of American poster, United States, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

[German actress Hedwig Reicher wearing costume of "Columbia" with other suffrage pageant participants standing in background in front of the Treasury Building, March 3, 1913, Washington, D.C.]

[German actress Hedwig Reicher wearing costume of "Columbia" with othe...

Title devised by Library staff based on New York Times article, March 3, 1913. Caption in the photograph may refer to one of the background figures in veils: "Florence F. Noyes as 'Liberty' in suffrage pageant.... More

The Fifteenth Amendment. Celebrated May 19th, 1870 / from an original design by James C. Beard.

The Fifteenth Amendment. Celebrated May 19th, 1870 / from an original ...

Another of several large commemorative prints marking the enactment, on March 30, 1870, of the Fifteenth Amendment and showing the grand May 19 celebratory parade in Baltimore. (See also nos. 1870-2 and 1870-3)... More

Men's League for Women's Suffrage: Constitution and Charter Members

Men's League for Women's Suffrage: Constitution and Charter Members

Lists officers and charter members: President, George Foster Peabody; Secretary Treasurer, Max Eastman; 13 Vice Presidents including William Dean Howells, Prof. Nathaniel Schmidt, President Langdon Stewardson, ... More

Photograph of Josephine Butlerc. 1880
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 voting at Pitt. - Public domain  photograph

Women voting at Pitt. - Public domain photograph

A group of women standing next to each other. Public domain portrait photograph, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Inevitable / Keppler. - Drawing. Public domain image.

Inevitable / Keppler. - Drawing. Public domain image.

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". Illus. in: Puc... More

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