Woman Suffrage

Some articles on woman suffrage, suffrage, woman:

Women's Suffrage In The United States - Woman Suffrage in Individual States - West - Utah
... In 1867–96, activists promoted woman suffrage in Utah as an experiment, and as a way to eliminate polygamy ... The Mormons promoted woman suffrage to counter the negative image of downtrodden Mormon women ... of polygamy in 1890 and in 1895 Utah adopted a constitution restoring the right of woman suffrage ...
Laura Clay - A Life of Advocacy
... During the 1890s, Clay became active in the National American Woman Suffrage Association and became a colleague of Carrie Chapman Catt, Alice Stone Blackwell, Catherine ... She traveled nationally speaking on behalf of women's suffrage and established suffrage societies in nine states ... Clay joined the Woman's Peace Party (a forerunner of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom), which had been founded in 1915 by Carrie Chapman Catt, Jane Addams, and ...
Eliza Tibbets - Biography - Southern United States
... Butler and other progressives on universal suffrage, freedmen's rights and other social issues ... left in 1870, Tibbets continued her activism, especially in the area of woman suffrage ... Woman suffrage activists were then using an ingenious legal argument, claiming that the U.S ...
Ida Husted Harper
... March 14, 1931) was a prominent figure in the United States women's suffrage movement ... She began writing woman's columns, first in a Terre Haute newspaper under the pseudonym "John Smith" and later in a union magazine edited by activist Eugene V ... became more interested in the campaign for women's suffrage ...

Famous quotes containing the words suffrage and/or woman:

    An illustrious individual remarks that Mrs. [Elizabeth Cady] Stanton is the salt, Anna Dickinson the pepper, and Miss [Susan B.] Anthony the vinegar of the Female Suffrage movement. The very elements get the “white male” into a nice pickle.
    Anonymous, U.S. women’s magazine contributor. The Revolution (August 19, 1869)

    The narcissistic, the domineering, the possessive woman can succeed in being a “loving” mother as long as the child is small. Only the really loving woman, the woman who is happier in giving than in taking, who is firmly rooted in her own existence, can be a loving mother when the child is in the process of separation.
    Erich Fromm (20th century)