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The women's suffrage movement

"Comprised of historical texts spanning two centuries with commentary on each period by the editor, this book covers the major issues and figures involved in the women's suffrage movement with a special focus on diversity, incorporating race, class, and gender. The writings of such figures as Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Susan B. Anthony are featured alongside accounts of Native American women and African American suffragists such as Sarah Mapps Douglas and Harriet Purvis"-- Provided by publisher
Print Book, English, 2019
Penguin Books, New York, New York, 2019
560 pages
9780143132431, 0143132431
Women voted before the United States was formed
Women organized before Seneca Falls
The 1850s : the movement takes off
The 1860s : in full stride, the war's setback, and regrouping after
The 1870s : a decade of progress, loss, and refining tactics
"The centennial year-1876," history of woman suffrage
The 1880s : a decade of progress and danger
The 1890s : suffrage victories and moral decay
The 1900s : consolidating power
1910 : nearing the finish line for suffrage
1920 : the final victory