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Women suffragettes visit TR at Sagamore [1917] /

Women suffragettes visit TR at Sagamore [1917] /

Film is the opening of the second New York State suffrage campaign on Sept. 8, 1917 at Sagamore Hill. The first campaign, beginning in 1913, was unsuccessful; the woman suffrage amendment was rejected by the vo... 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

An Act for Punishment of Scandalous Persons

An Act for Punishment of Scandalous Persons

In: A Complete Collection of the Laws of Virginia at a Grand Assembly held at James City 23 March 1662. London, [between 1684 and 1687], p. 26. [LCCN: unk85000571]

Speech of Mr. Vanderpoel, of New York, on the resolution declaring that slaves have no right to petition Congress : delivered in the House of Representatives, Feb. 11, 1837

Speech of Mr. Vanderpoel, of New York, on the resolution declaring tha...

Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. LC copy inscribed in pencil on t.p.: Aug 1 1876. LC copy formerly part of YA Collection: YA 16896. Source: Source unknown.

The proceedings of the Woman's Rights Convention, held at Akron, Ohio, May 28 and 29, 1851

The proceedings of the Woman's Rights Convention, held at Akron, Ohio,...

This state conference included reports on education, labor, and common law, as well as letters from Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Amelia Bloomer. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.... more

Proceedings at the presentation to the Hon. Robert Dale Owen of a silver pitcher, on behalf of the women of Indiana, on the 28th day of May, 1851

Proceedings at the presentation to the Hon. Robert Dale Owen of a silv...

In 1851, Indiana adopted a state constitution that included a measure protecting the property rights of married women. Robert Dale Owen was the chief architect of this provision and the women of Indiana honored... more

The proceedings of the Woman's Rights Convention, held at Worcester, October 23d & 24th, 1850

The proceedings of the Woman's Rights Convention, held at Worcester, O...

This pamphlet includes addresses by Paulina Wright Davis, Abby Price, and Harriet K. Hunt. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. LC copy formerly owned by Lucy Stone. Includes tipp... more

The proceedings of the Woman's Rights Convention, held at Worcester, October 15th and 16th, 1851

The proceedings of the Woman's Rights Convention, held at Worcester, O...

This pamphlet includes addresses by Ernestine Rose, Wendell Phillips, and Abby Price, as well as correspondence from Harriet Martineau of England and from Jeanne Deroin Pauline Roland of France. Also available ... more

The freemason's monitor;

The freemason's monitor;

Also available in digital form.

Proceedings of the Woman's Rights Convention held at the Broadway Tabernacle, in the city of New York, on Tuesday and Wednesday, Sept. 6th and 7th, 1853

Proceedings of the Woman's Rights Convention held at the Broadway Tabe...

This pamphlet contains addresses by William Lloyd Garrison, Sojourner Truth, Lucy Stone, and C.C. Burleigh. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. LC copy formerly owned by Lucy Sto... more

Proceedings of the National Women's Rights Convention held at Cleveland, Ohio, on Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday, October 5th, 6th, and 7th, 1853

Proceedings of the National Women's Rights Convention held at Clevelan...

This pamphlet addresses a variety of different problems facing women in the nineteenth century, including equal access to education and employment, reform of laws governing marriage and divorce, and concerns ab... more

Address to the Legislature of New-York : adopted by the State Woman's Rights Convention, held at Albany, Tuesday and Wednesday, February 14 and 15, 1854

Address to the Legislature of New-York : adopted by the State Woman's ...

Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

Proceedings of the Ninth National Woman's Rights Convention held in New York City, Thursday, May 12, 1859 : with a phonographic report of the speech of Wendell Phillips

Proceedings of the Ninth National Woman's Rights Convention held in Ne...

This pamphlet contains a speech by Wendell Phillips advocating for women's enfranchisement. "Published for the Convention." Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. LC copy formerly o... more

Rights of the coloured race to citizenship and representation; and the guilt and consequences of legislation against them : a discourse delivered in the Hall of Representatives of the United States, in Washington, D.C., May 29, 1864

Rights of the coloured race to citizenship and representation; and the...

Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. LC copy has ink stamp on t.p.: Received by the president May 22 1865. LC copy formerly part of YA Collection: YA 17037. Source: Source unknown.

A speech on "Equality before the law"

A speech on "Equality before the law"

Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. LC copy formerly part of YA Collection: YA 20382. Source: Source unknown.

Equality before the law, unconstitutionality of separate colored schools in Massachusetts : argument of Charles Sumner, Esq., before the Supreme Court of Massachusetts, in the case of Sarah C. Roberts vs. The City of Boston, December 4, 1849

Equality before the law, unconstitutionality of separate colored schoo...

Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. LC copy formerly part of YA Collection: YA 18529. Source: Source unknown.

Uncivil liberty : an essay to show the injustice and impolicy of ruling woman against her consent

Uncivil liberty : an essay to show the injustice and impolicy of rulin...

Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. LC copy formerly owned by Lucy Stone. Gift; National American Woman Suffrage Association; Nov. 1, 1938.

The abolition of slavery in Massachusetts : a communication to the Massachusetts Historical Society, April 16, 1874

The abolition of slavery in Massachusetts : a communication to the Mas...

Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. LC copy has numbers in pencil. On t.p.: 2460; on verso of t.p.: 146287 10. LC copy formerly part of YA Collection: YA 15460. Source: Source unknown.

Taxation of women in Massachusetts

Taxation of women in Massachusetts

This pamphlet examines the legal and political status of women in Massachusetts from 1780 to 1871. It includes a brief appendix tabulating the amount women have paid in taxes while being denied the right to vot... more