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Notice of a woman suffrage meeting. The state where the meeting was held is not identified, but it was most likely held at the Columbia Theatre in Washington, D.C. Speakers included the Honorable John Barrett, Director General of the Pan American…

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Provides a photographic account of the National Woman's Party militant fight for woman's rights, including picketing the White House, arrests, imprisonment, hunger strikes, and burning President Wilson's speeches.

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Official program for the 25th anniversary and convention of the National Women's Trade Union League of America, held at the Grace Dodge Hotel in Washington, D.C.

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Resolution created by the New York Woman Suffrage Party in support of the government and war effort, and against the National Woman's Party picketing of the White House.

In 1917, the National Woman's Party, founded by Alice Paul, targeted the…

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News article about the 45th annual convention of the National American Woman Suffrage Association, hled at the Masonic Temple in Washington, D.C., November 29th to December 5th, 1913.

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News article about the conclusion of the 45th annual convention of the National American Woman Suffrage Association, and those members left in Washington, D.C. to continue the work toward a federal consititutional amendment.

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News article about President Howard Taft's speech at the National American Woman Suffrage Association convention in Washington, D.C., where he was hissed at by the audience after voicing his opposition to women's suffrage.

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Pledge to March donation form and advertisement for the May 1914 suffrage demonstration in Washington, D.C. Participants met at the Belasco Theatre for a meeting and then marched from Lafayette Square to the Capitol to present state suffrage…