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DOCU.1000.115.01 Autographs cover.jpg
Autograph book assembled by an unidentified individual. The book includes signatures and dates written directly on the pages and scraps of paper pasted into the book. There are also several pages containing dried flowers.

The book includes a page…

MEMR-1910-10 Carrie Catt Book plate.jpg
A bookplate, or Ex Libris, printed with Carrie Chapman Catt's name. The bookplate contains a poem written by Rudyard Kipling: "I have six honest serving men/ They taught me all I knew/ Their names are Why & What & When/ And how & Where & Who."…

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Anti-suffrage commentary focused on The Woman's Bible and the anti-Christian beliefs of suffragists. The author pulls direct quotes from The Woman's Bible.

From the Library of Congress:
In 1895, Elizabeth Cady Stanton published the first edition…

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This issue includes information on the International Alliance of Women for Suffrage and Equal Citizenship, international measures of interest to the League, marriage laws in the South, new publications, and domicile, inheritance, and jury service.…

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Clipping from the Literary Digest suggests that women in the United States are apathetic about public affairs. Carrie Chapman Catt, president of the International Woman Suffrage Alliance, and several woman suffrage supporters provide a…

PERI-1912-11 Suffragette Trousers.jpg
Two articles:

The first is an article about a suffrage gathering at the Hotel Astor in New York City, where Carrie Chapman Catt mentioned Chinese women as leaders in clothing and dress.

The second is an article about English suffragettes who…

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First day cover envelope to celebrate the hundredth anniversary of the 1848 Seneca Falls Convention. The stamp for July 19, 1948 in Seneca Falls, New York cancels athree cent stamp the features Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Carrie Chapman Catt, and…

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Flier published by the Empire State Campaign Committee in advance of the 1915 election in New York contains statistics and arguments about women's suffrage, including the number of women who want the right to vote, the number of women already able to…

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Six pie charts demonstrate the percentage of non-natives who comprise the male populations of Berlin, Paris, and London and in the United States (males of voting age) of New York, Boston and Chicago.

The flier includes statements on suffrage by…

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Using excerpts from a pro-suffrage speech by Congressman Edward T. Taylor, of Colorado, where women were granted full suffrage in 1893, he answers common questions about the impact of woman suffrage in his state. These issues include whether or not…