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Women--Political activity

Subject Source: Fast

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Elisabeth Gilman papers

Identifier: MS-0235
Overview Elisabeth Gilman was born in New Haven, Connecticut, December 25, 1867. She was the younger daughter of Daniel Coit and Mary (Ketcham) Gilman. Her father was a college professor and the first president of The Johns Hopkins University. The papers consist of correspondence, speeches, writings, diaries, newspaper clippings, printed material, memorabilia, and photographs.

Women's suffrage postcards

 Collection — Box 1: [31151030123552]
Identifier: MS-0698
Overview Women's suffrage (also known as woman suffrage or woman's right to vote) is the right of women to vote and to stand for electoral office. All women were given the right to vote in the United States in 1920 with the passage of the Nineteenth Amendment. The collection includes 40 postcards documenting the women's suffrage movement in the United States.