Suffrage : women's long battle for the vote
by
 
DuBois, Ellen Carol, 1947- author.

Title
Suffrage : women's long battle for the vote

Author
DuBois, Ellen Carol, 1947- author.

ISBN
9781501165160

Physical Description
viii, 383 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm

Contents
The sacred right to the elective franchise, 1848-1861 -- Now let us try universal suffrage, 1861-1869 -- Are women persons? 1869-1875 -- The great primitive right from which all freedom originates, 1876-1893 -- New women, 1893-1906 -- A political cause to be carried politically, 1907-1915 -- How long must women go on fighting for liberty? 1915-1917 -- Enemies died hard, 1918-1920 -- The afterstory -- Appendices: Declaration of Sentiments, 1848 -- Declaration of Rights of the Women of the United States, July 4, 1876 -- Nineteenth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution.

Abstract
Explores the full scope of the movement to win the vote for women through portraits of its leaders and activists, including Lucretia Mott, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Susan B. Anthony, Matilda Joslyn Gage, Sojourner Truth, Carrie Chapman Catt, Alice Paul, and Ida B. Wells-Barnett.

Subject Term
Women -- Suffrage -- United States -- History.
 
Suffragists -- United States -- History.

Format
Book

Production, Publication, Distribution, Manufacture, and Copyright Notice
New York : Simon & Schuster, [2020]


Material TypeShelf NumberBarcodeLibraryAvailability
BookSOCIETY POLITICS 324.623 DUBO32530610700617Main JCPLAdult Nonfiction Area