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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…

DOCU-1918-01 Letter to Hon Jas G Strong of Kansas to determine suffrage position.jpg
Typed letter on National Woman's Party stationery. The stationery also contains a list of the NWP National Executive Committee and the National Advisory Council

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The large headline on the front page of the Boston Herald is "North Carolina puts suffrage over a year; Tennessee Acts Today."

"Enemies Force Adjournment at Nashville/ Claim Vote of 53 to 44 on Motion Shows Stand on Ratification/ Raleigh…

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The main headline on the front page is "Suffrage Battle is Won! Tennessee Ratifies Today/ 25 Million Women Are Given Ballot" The paper features photographs of Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Lucretia Mott, and Susan B. Anthony.

The primary article…

PERI-1917-1920-01a The Suffragist New York Pickets at the White House 1917-0113.jpg
The Suffragist was the official newspaper of the Congressional Union for Woman Suffrage, later the National Woman's Party, from 1913 until 1921.Created to generate financial and public support for the federal suffrage amendment, the newspaper…

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Purple and gold pinback button with image of a herald blowing a trumpet. Along the rim are the words "National Woman Suffrage/Congressional Union."

White backpaper contains the name of the manufacturer.

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Purple, gold and white striped sash. The center stripe is inscribed on both sides with the slogan "Votes for Women" in dark purple.

The colors on the sash were also the official colors of the Congressional Union for Woman Suffrage, later the…

ALMS-1964-01 Envelope addressed to Miss Laura M Bragg from Anita Pollitzer.JPG
Laura Bragg was a librarian, museum director and cultural leader in Charleston, South Carolina where she befriended, Anita Pollitzer, a women's rights leader active in the National Woman's Party. The two women were friends until Pollitzer's death in…

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A fundraising appeal highlighting the National Woman's Party's (NWP) accomplishments from the creation in 1913 and the beginnings of the suffrage movement up through 1945.

The document covers the suffrage movement, the work for the Equal Rights…

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Florence Kenyon Hayden Rector (Mrs. James Rector), the first licensed woman architect in Ohio and a member of the National Advisory Council of the National Woman's Party, makes this plea to suffragists to support the National Woman's Party and take…
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