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Mary Church Terrell, – daughter of former slaves, was one of the first black women to earn a college degree. She became an activist who led several important associations, including the National Association of Colored Women, and worked for ci

Mary Church Terrell

Mary Church Terrell was a charter member of the NAACP and an early advocate for civil rights and the suffrage movement.

It's 104 years to the day since Emily Davison died for women's right to vote

It's 104 years to the day since Emily Davison died for women's right to vote

She became a symbol of women’s emancipation when she died of her injuries after throwing herself under the king's horse.

1848 Seneca Falls Convention was for abolitionists like Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Lucretia Mott.

Talk about a spirited pair of sisters: Lucretia Mott and Martha Coffin Wright helped organize the Women's Rights Convention in Seneca Falls in 1848 after they were refused seats at the male-dominated International Anti-Slavery Convention in 1840. The convention was pivotal in initiating the movement for women's suffrage.

Susan Brownell Anthony civil rights leader played a pivotal role in the century Womens' Rights Movement to introduce women's suffrage into the United States and had a prominent role in New York's anti-slavery movement.

Susan B. Anthony

At the celebration for the anniversary of the Declaration of Independence at Independence Hall in Philadelphia on July the women of the National Woman Suffrage Association presented the Declaration of Rights of the Women of the United States.

At the celebration for the 100th anniversary of the Declaration of Independence at Independence Hall in Philadelphia on July 4, 1876, the women of the National Woman Suffrage Association presented the Declaration of Rights of the Women of the United States.

Nineteenth-century American pioneers of women's suffrage Susan B. Anthony (standing) and Elizabeth Cady Stanton. Elizabeth Cady Stanton was an American social activist, abolitionist, and leading figure of the early woman's movement.

This Day In History

Remembering events that happened on this day.

The battle for suffrage was finally over and women won the right to vote after 72 years of struggle. 29 Women were excited to celebrate this win along with the war being over. Many began to embrace the party lifestyle and start to dress the part too.

Women's Suffrage: In 1920, the 19th Amendment was added to the U.S. Constitution, stating: "The right of citizens of the United States to vote shall not be denied or abridged by the United States or by any State on account of sex."

Susan B. Anthony, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Lucretia B. Mott, the Blackwell…

Are You a Dangerous Woman?

The women pictured here were considered dangerous. Their photos appeared on the cover of McCall's Magazine, October 1920. Who are they? Susan B. Anthony, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Lucretia B. Mott, the Blackwell sisters, Julia Ward Howe, Lucy Stone, Mary A. Livermore, Martha C.Wright, and the first woman to cast a U.S. vote in Wyoming. Why were they…

The early century saw widespread support for anti-suffragism. Dr Julia Bush looks at the people and organisations campaigning against the suffragists and suffragettes, and the arguments they used to advance their cause.

The anti-suffrage movement

The early 20th century saw widespread support for anti-suffragism. Dr Julia Bush looks at the people and organisations campaigning against the suffragists and suffragettes, and the arguments they used to advance their cause.

August 1920 – The Nineteenth Amendment to the Constitution of the United States of America - Ratified, Guaranteeing Women's Right To Vote. Speaker Gillette of House of Representatives Signs Suffrage Bill. Women In History, World History, Women Right To Vote, 19th Amendment, Suffrage Movement, Ville New York, United States Constitution, Equal Rights, Women's Rights

The Nineteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution

“The right of citizens of the United States to vote shall not be denied or abridged by the United States or by any State on account of sex. “Congress shall have power to enforce this ar…

Suffragists who were jailed at either the Occoquan workhouse in Lorton, VA or in Washington DC in 1917.  Thank you, sisters.  ‎100 years ago today, there was a massive women's suffrage movement march in DC. The mistreatment of these activists by the crowd led to increased attention for their cause. I am grateful for and humbled by their courage. (BTW...Woodrow Wilson was a prick.)

Suffragists who were jailed at either the Occoquan workhouse in Lorton, VA or in Washington DC in 1917. Thank you, sisters. ‎100 years ago today, there was a massive women's suffrage movement march in DC. The mistreatment of these activists by the crowd led to increased attention for their cause. I am grateful for and humbled by their courage. (BTW...Woodrow Wilson was a prick.)

Suffrage Campaigning: National Union of Women's Suffrage

Suffrage Campaigning: National Union of Women's Suffrage Societies1908-1918

TWL.2004.587.2Badge, metal, enamel, round, produced by the National Union of Women's Suffrage Societies, white scroll shape across bottom half with green stripe in the centre, red and green stripe across the top, inscription in gold: 'National Union of Women's Suffrage Societies Constitutional Non Party', gold border.

East Urban Home 'Women's Right to Vote' Textual Art Format: Affordable Canadian Walnut Medium Framed Paper

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Color Bakery Poster Print Wall Art Print entitled Suffragette Victory, None

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Pictures of Susan B. Anthony, Woman Suffrage Pioneer

Susan B. Anthony is one of the best-known of the women who worked for decades to win the vote for women. View images of this woman suffrage pioneer.