Woman Suffrage Association

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Grace Raymond Hebard - Suffragist
... Campbell signed the suffrage act into law ... Larson's research that found suffrage detractors feared women voters would seek Sunday closing of saloons ... New York Tribune failed to account for opposition to women's suffrage in Wyoming, noting "I never before saw an anti-suffragist ...
History Of The Church Of Jesus Christ Of Latter-day Saints - The Modern Era (after C. 1890) - Mormon Involvement in National Politics - Mormons and The Women's Suffrage Movement
... particular note was the LDS journalist and suffragist Emmeline Blanch Wells, editor of the Woman's Exponent, a Utah feminist newspaper ... feminist and a polygamist, wrote vocally in favor of a woman's role in the political process and public discourse ... National suffrage leaders, however, were somewhat perplexed by the seeming paradox between Utah's progressive stand on women's rights, and the church ...
American Woman Suffrage Association
... The American Woman Suffrage Association (AWSA) was formed in November 1869 in response to a split in the American Equal Rights Association over the Fifteenth Amendment to the ... On the other side of the split in the American Equal Rights Association, opposing the Fifteenth Amendment, were "irreconcilables" Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Susan B ... Anthony, who formed the National Woman Suffrage Association (NWSA) to secure women's enfranchisement through a federal constitutional amendment ...
American Equal Rights Association - Significance
... In the immediate aftermath of the AERA, woman suffrage activists founded two competing groups ... former abolitionists created the National Woman Suffrage Association (NWSA) in a meeting two days after the AERA convention ... Those who believed that black and women’s suffrage were not mutually exclusive, including Lucy Stone, formed the American Woman Suffrage Association (AWSA) ...
Suffrage - Etymology
... The word suffrage comes from Latin suffragium, meaning "vote", "political support", and the right to vote ...

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    An association of men who will not quarrel with one another is a thing which has never yet existed, from the greatest confederacy of nations down to a town meeting or a vestry.
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    When we say a woman is of a certain social class, we really mean her husband or father is.
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