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An anniversary publication for the Connecticut Woman Suffrage Association, founded in 1869, to celebrate and reflect on the goals, successes, and work of the organization.

Isabella Beecher Hooker, president of the CWSA for thirty years, recounts…

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Purple, green, and white pinback button with the slogan "Votes for Women" surrounding a central chain link design and the initials for the Connecticut Woman Suffrage Association (C.W.S.A.). The chain link design and the colors were taken from the…

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Purple and green pinback with the slogan "Votes for Women" printed in white.

Purple, green and white were colors associated with the suffrage movement in England, but several American suffrage organizations borrowed the colors.

White back…

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Series: Tracts of the Connecticut Woman Suffrage Association No. 1 The author discusses the common law that exists in Connecticut to define the legal relationship between husband and wife within the state. He divides the essay into three subject…