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Procession of the religious leagues for women's suffrage, c.1914.

Procession of the religious leagues for women's suffrage, c.1914.

7JCC/O/02/028Photograph, printed, paper, monochrome, line of women in the street wearing sandwich boards, each with the name of a different religious suffrage society, led by a women bring a banner 'Religious L... more

Suffrage Posters from Schlesinger Library

Suffrage Posters from Schlesinger Library

The cat and mouse act passed by the Liberal government... buy and read The Suffragette..Date: 1913..Catalog Record: bit.ly/1uxQRNE ( http://bit.ly/1uxQRNE ) ..Questions? Ask a Schlesinger Librarian ( http://ask... more

British barbarity and piracy!! The Federalists say that Mr. Christopher Gore ought to be supported as governor- for his attachment to Britain.--- If British influence is to effect the suffrage of a free people, let them read the following melanc

British barbarity and piracy!! The Federalists say that Mr. Christophe...

Imprint 2.; Political campaign. 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 48, Folder 11.

To the voters of the First ward. Fellow-citizens, You will all agree with me, that any man who stands convicted by a jury of his countrymen of rraud, deserves not their suffrage for the meanest office in their gift.- Therefore, examine your tick

To the voters of the First ward. Fellow-citizens, You will all agree w...

On verso: 8 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 194, Folder 3.

The Committee, to which was referred the second article on the right of suffrage, report as follows ... [1842].

The Committee, to which was referred the second article on the right o...

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 169, Folder 23.

Espérons que ce ballon d'essai ne deviendra pas un ballon captif / A. Danjay.

Espérons que ce ballon d'essai ne deviendra pas un ballon captif / A. ...

Cartoon shows a hot air balloon labeled "Suffrage Universel" with wings floating above the Pyrenees and headed toward a sign labeled "Espagne". Title from item. Illus. from: Actualités, no. 248. Tissandier collection.

Pardon. Franchise Columbia. -- "Shall I trust these men, and not his man?" / / Th. Nast.

Pardon. Franchise Columbia. -- "Shall I trust these men, and not his m...

Centerfold prints show Columbia considering why she should pardon Confederate troops who are begging for forgiveness when an African American Union soldier with an amputated leg does not have the right to vote.

Pardon. Franchise Columbia. -- "Shall I trust these men, and not this man?" Th. Nast

Pardon. Franchise Columbia. -- "Shall I trust these men, and not this ...

Centerfold prints show Columbia considering why she should pardon Confederate troops who are begging for forgiveness when an African American Union soldier with an amputated leg does not have the right to vote.... more

Universal and equal suffrage, tariff, internal revenue, currency. Boston, September, 1865.

Universal and equal suffrage, tariff, internal revenue, currency. Bost...

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 71, Folder 42.

Franchise. And not this man? / Th. Nast.

Franchise. And not this man? / Th. Nast.

Columbia speaking, with hand on shoulder of Civil War soldier, who lost a leg in the war. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, 1865 Aug. 5, p. 489.

"The first vote" / AW ; drawn by A.R. Waud.

"The first vote" / AW ; drawn by A.R. Waud.

Illustration shows a queue of African American men, the first, dressed as a laborer, casting his vote, the second is dressed as a businessman, the third is wearing a Union army uniform, and the fourth appears t... more

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.

Republicans! Democrats! A word with you about negro suffrage ... [Signed] Oliver Ellsworth. [1869?].

Republicans! Democrats! A word with you about negro suffrage ... [Sign...

Title.; Negro suffrage. 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 9, Folder 17.

[Woman suffrage]

[Woman suffrage]

Sorosis 1869. "...the Territory of Wyo. granted unrestricted suffrage for women." Wood engraving after Ch. G. Bush. Illus. in: Harper's Weekly, 1869 May 15. Courtesy Mariners Museum, Newport News, Va. This reco... more

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

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

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

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

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

U.S. Reports: United States v. Reese et al., 92 U.S. 214 (1876)

U.S. Reports: United States v. Reese et al., 92 U.S. 214 (1876)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 92; October Term, 1875; United States v. Reese et al.

U.S. Reports: United States v. Cruikshank et al., 92 U.S. 542 (1876)

U.S. Reports: United States v. Cruikshank et al., 92 U.S. 542 (1876)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 92; October Term, 1875; United States v. Cruikshank et al.

"Freedom of suffrage to the blacks means freedom of suffrage to the whites." - Evarts Solid South. "Hurry up, dough-face, and shut up your side. Mine is solid" Th. Nast

"Freedom of suffrage to the blacks means freedom of suffrage to the wh...

Illustration shows the Temple of Liberty boarded up by Southern states to disenfranchise black voters while inviting the North, represented by New York's Tammany Hall, to do the same in spite of Secretary of St... more

A female suffrage fancy / J. Keppler.

A female suffrage fancy / J. Keppler.

Composite of eight caricatures showing women dressing and interacting in society as men; drinking; voting for handsome candidates; driving ugly men from the polls; and a domestic scene showing a man taking care... 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

Emmeline Pankhurst, c.1880s.

Emmeline Pankhurst, c.1880s.

7JCC/O/02/091.Photograph, modern reproduction, printed, paper, monochrome, studio portrait of Emmeline Pankhurst, head and shoulders, three quarters profile; manuscript inscription on reverse 'Mrs E Pankhurst when young'

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.

Ninth annual convention of the National woman suffrage association at Lincoln Hall, 9th and S sts. Tuesday and Wednesday, January 16th and 17th, day and evening ... [Washington, D. C. 1883].

Ninth annual convention of the National woman suffrage association at ...

Woman suffrage. 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 207, Folder 18.

New York City - John Most, the anarchist, addressing a meeting of sympathizers at Cooper Institute, April 4th / from a sketch by a staff artist. Female suffrage in Kansas - fashionable ladies of Leavenworth soliciting votes at the polls, April 5th / from a sketch by J. Gibson.

New York City - John Most, the anarchist, addressing a meeting of symp...

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, v.64, 1887 April 16, p. 133.

Female suffrage in Kansas - fashionable ladies of Leavenworth soliciting votes at the polls, April 5th

Female suffrage in Kansas - fashionable ladies of Leavenworth soliciti...

Wood engraving after sketch by J. Gibson. Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 64 (1887 April 16), p. 133.

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.

Emmeline Pankhurst with [Harry], c.1890.

Emmeline Pankhurst with [Harry], c.1890.

7JCC/O/02/089.Photograph, modern reproduction, printed, paper, monochrome, studio portrait of Emmeline Pankhurst holding an infant on her knee; printed below image 'Bowen, Photo. Lytham', manuscript inscription... more

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.

[A federal bayonette and saber Lodge porcupine]

[A federal bayonette and saber Lodge porcupine]

A caricature of Lodge as a hedgehog with swords and bayonets labeled "U.S." replacing some of his bristles. He stands on a document inscribed, "A 'Force' Bill, to Keep a Party In."

State committee Woman suffrage party. Headquarters, New York To the woman suffrage congress World's fair, Chicago, Ill [regarding woman suffrage in Wyoming.] New York, August 7, 1893.

State committee Woman suffrage party. Headquarters, New York To the wo...

On verso: MC # 09-82-038.240. 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 9.

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

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

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.

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

Do want the vote? ... Issued by the National state association opposed to woman suffrage, 29 West 39th Street, New York [1894].

Do want the vote? ... Issued by the National state association opposed...

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 13d.

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.

Ralph Waldo Emerson Suffrage Quote Card

Ralph Waldo Emerson Suffrage Quote Card

Ralph Waldo Emerson quotation supporting woman suffrage.

Securing new members; report of Miss Miller read at Recent State Suffrage Convention

Securing new members; report of Miss Miller read at Recent State Suffr...

Anne Fitzhugh Miller believes confidence and tact key to expanding support of suffrage

Woman Suffrage Convention! In Geneva!

Woman Suffrage Convention! In Geneva!

Lists speakers and venues--Collin's Hall and Smith opera house for New York State Woman Suffrage Association Convention

The Flag and the Suffrage Movement

The Flag and the Suffrage Movement

Editor supports Kansas City Journal's comment that U.S. flag is for law and order and not for equal suffrage and shouldn't be waved by suffragists.

Woman Suffrage By Mrs. John Winters Brannan

Woman Suffrage By Mrs. John Winters Brannan

Mrs. John Winters Brannan: equal suffrage would address unjust laws including father's custody of children.

Society to Boom Woman Suffrage

Society to Boom Woman Suffrage

New York society well represented at Carnegie suffrage meeting: on platform: Prof. John Dewey, Mark Twain, Clarence Mackay; box holders include Mrs. George Gould, Mrs. Clarence Mackay, Mrs. Philip Lydig, Mrs. P... more

New York State Woman Suffrage Association Letterhead with Geneva Political Equality Club Constitution affixed

New York State Woman Suffrage Association Letterhead with Geneva Polit...

Note that Article III, requiring members to sign the Constitution is marked in margin by parallel lines and at the foot of the printed Constitution are three autograph signatures: Carl Lumholtz, Chas. D. Miller... more

For Suffrage. State Convention of the Woman Suffragists; A Successful Gathering

For Suffrage. State Convention of the Woman Suffragists; A Successful ...

Summarizes New York State Woman Suffrage Association Convention proceedings

Editorial comment favoring woman suffrage

Editorial comment favoring woman suffrage

Editorial comment supports state referendum to decide woman suffrage question

Delegate; 30th Anniversary New York State Woman Suffrage Association, Hudson

Delegate; 30th Anniversary New York State Woman Suffrage Association, ...

Both Anne Fitzhugh Miller and Elizabeth Smith Miller were delegates to this convention

Thirtieth Annual Convention and Fiftieth Anniversary Celebration of the National American Woman Suffrage Association

Thirtieth Annual Convention and Fiftieth Anniversary Celebration of th...

Announcing 1898 National American Woman Suffrage Association Convention, Washington, D.C.; hotel and rail road rates; suggests state reports on fifty years of progress

Delegate National American Woman Suffrage Association 31st Annual Convention

Delegate National American Woman Suffrage Association 31st Annual Conv...

Anne Fitzhugh Miller was a delegate to National American Woman Suffrage Association Convention

Woman Suffrage and the Home by Henry Blackwell

Woman Suffrage and the Home by Henry Blackwell

Woman suffrage is needed to represent the home and school and improve public morals and economy.

Convention is over: New York State Woman Suffrage Convention

Convention is over: New York State Woman Suffrage Convention

Summarizes convention resolves including ones to U.S. Congress requesting that "male" be omitted from suffrage clause of constitutions of new territories. Extracts for speeches by Anna Howard Shaw and Mary Seymour Howell

New York State Woman Suffrage Association Convention, Dunkirk

New York State Woman Suffrage Association Convention, Dunkirk

Lists delegates and local hostesses; November 2 program at Women's Educational and Industrial Union Building

Convention is over: New York State Woman Suffrage Convention; page 2

Convention is over: New York State Woman Suffrage Convention; page 2

Summarizes convention resolves including ones to U.S. Congress requesting that "male" be omitted from suffrage clause of constitutions of new territories. Extracts for speeches by Anna Howard Shaw and Mary Seymour Howell

New York State Woman Suffrage Association 31st Annual Convention, Dunkirk

New York State Woman Suffrage Association 31st Annual Convention, Dunk...

Anne Fitzhugh Miller was a delegate to New York State Woman Suffrage Convention in Dunkirk

Significant Effects of Equal Suffrage

Significant Effects of Equal Suffrage

Voting women taxpayers support municipal improvements in New Orleans and Baton Rouge

Reports Were Given at New York State Woman Suffrage Association Convention

Reports Were Given at New York State Woman Suffrage Association Conven...

Summarizes Dunkirk welcome reception, New York State Women Suffrage Association financial report and county reports; includes sketch of Susan B. Anthony

National American Woman Suffrage Association of the United States-Life Membership Certificate for Anne Fitzhugh Miller

National American Woman Suffrage Association of the United States-Life...

N. B. "American" added to name. Signed by Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Susan B. Anthony and Harriet Taylor Upton

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

Woman suffrage has champions

Woman suffrage has champions

Senator William Armstrong and Susan B Anthony suggest strategies for woman suffrage campaign: letters, petitions, delegations, municipal suffrage for tax-paying women; constitutional amendment requirements

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

Dr. Stevenson of Phila

Dr. Stevenson of Phila

Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress). Title from unverified data provided by the Bain News Service on the negatives or caption cards. General information about the George Grantha... more

Agnes Jenks

Agnes Jenks

Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress). Title from unverified data provided by the Bain News Service on the negatives or caption cards. General information about the George Grantha... more

Mrs. Nellie van Slingerland holding banner of Joan of Arc Suffrage League

Mrs. Nellie van Slingerland holding banner of Joan of Arc Suffrage Lea...

Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress). Title from unverified data provided by the Bain News Service on the negatives or caption cards. General information about the George Grantha... more

Miss Milholland selling papers

Miss Milholland selling papers

Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress). Title from unverified data provided by the Bain News Service on the negatives or caption cards. General information about the George Grantha... more

Carrie Nation

Carrie Nation

Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress). Title from unverified data provided by the Bain News Service on the negatives or caption cards. General information about the George Grantha... more

R-Mrs. Susan Fitsgerald and L-Miss Louise Hall

R-Mrs. Susan Fitsgerald and L-Miss Louise Hall

Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress). Title from unverified data provided by the Bain News Service on the negatives or caption cards. General information about the George Grantha... more