Woman Suffrage

Some articles on woman suffrage, suffrage, woman:

Women's Suffrage In The United States - Woman Suffrage in Individual States - West - Utah
... In 1867–96, activists promoted woman suffrage in Utah as an experiment, and as a way to eliminate polygamy ... The Mormons promoted woman suffrage to counter the negative image of downtrodden Mormon women ... a constitution restoring the right of woman suffrage ...
Ida Husted Harper
18, 1851 – March 14, 1931) was a prominent figure in the United States women's suffrage movement ... She began writing woman's columns, first in a Terre Haute newspaper under the pseudonym "John Smith" and later in a union magazine edited by activist Eugene V ... increasingly became more interested in the campaign for women's suffrage ...
Laura Clay - A Life of Advocacy
... During the 1890s, Clay became active in the National American Woman Suffrage Association and became a colleague of Carrie Chapman Catt, Alice Stone Blackwell, Catherine Waugh McCulloch, Alice Lloyd, and other ... She traveled nationally speaking on behalf of women's suffrage and established suffrage societies in nine states ... Clay joined the Woman's Peace Party (a forerunner of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom), which had been founded in 1915 by ...
Eliza Tibbets - Biography - Southern United States
... Butler and other progressives on universal suffrage, freedmen's rights and other social issues ... Tibbets continued her activism, especially in the area of woman suffrage ... Woman suffrage activists were then using an ingenious legal argument, claiming that the U.S ...

Famous quotes containing the words woman suffrage, suffrage and/or woman:

    ... [woman suffrage] has made little difference beyond doubling the number of voters. There is no woman’s vote as such. They divide up just about as men do.
    Alice Roosevelt Longworth (1884–1980)

    ... a large portion of those who demand woman suffrage are persons who have not been trained to reason, and are chiefly guided by their generous sensibilities.
    Catherine E. Beecher (1800–1878)

    No man can understand why a woman shouldn’t prefer a good reputation to a good time.
    Helen Rowland (1875–1950)