• Book/Printed Material
    Laws affecting women and children in the suffrage and non-suffrage states This book examines women's legal status in the areas of protective labor legislation for women and children, minimum wage laws, mothers' pensions, the property rights of married women, child custody, age of consent, control of the liquor traffic, and prostitution. Like Jessie Cassidy's "The legal status of women," this volume deals with each of these areas on a state-by-state basis. It includes a black-and-white...
    • Contributor: National American Woman Suffrage Association Collection (Library of Congress) - Catt, Carrie Chapman - Porritt, Annie G. (Annie Gertrude)
    • Date: 1917

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    Are women people? : a book of rhymes for suffrage times This is a collection of poetry concerning suffrage and women's rights, much of which was first published in the "New York Times."
    • Contributor: Miller, Alice Duer - National American Woman Suffrage Association Collection (Library of Congress) - Catt, Carrie Chapman
    • Date: 1915

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  • Manuscript/Mixed Material
    Carrie Chapman Catt papers, 1848-1950 Feminist, lecturer, and author. Correspondence, diaries (1911-1923), drafts of speeches and articles, subject files, biographical papers, newspaper clippings, printed material, and other papers, chiefly 1890-1920, relating primarily to Carrie Chapman Catt's efforts on behalf of the women's suffrage movement, feminism, and the cause of international peace.
    • Contributor: Catt, Carrie Chapman
    • Date: 1848
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    The record of the Leslie Woman Suffrage Commission, Inc., 1917-1929
    Leslie Woman Suffrage Commission, a complete record, 1917-1929 | Complete record
    This is a fascinating account of Miriam Florence Follin Leslie, the wife of Frank Leslie of "Leslie"s Illustrated Newspaper." When Frank Leslie died in 1880, Florence legally changed her name to "Frank Leslie" and continued publishing the paper. When Mrs. Frank died in 1914, she willed $2,000,000 of her estate to Carrie Chapman Catt to be used for the women suffrage campaign. Only $977,000...
    • Contributor: National American Woman Suffrage Association Collection (Library of Congress) - Young, Rose E. (Rose Emmet) - Catt, Carrie Chapman
    • Date: 1929

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    The trade union woman The book examines the history of women's labor organizations and the relationship of working-class women to the campaign for woman suffrage.
    • Contributor: Henry, Alice - Catt, Carrie Chapman - National American Woman Suffrage Association Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1915

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    ...Woman suffrage... Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Bibliography: p. 1586. A digital reproduction is available from the Open Collections Program at Harvard University, Women and work collection.
    • Contributor: Peck, Mary Gray - Rembaugh, Bertha - Peterson, Florence Bennett - Stevenson, Katherine Lent - Catt, Carrie Chapman - Wolfe, Albert Benedict
    • Date: 1913
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    Mary S. Gibson, pioneer : memorial, Los Angeles, California, 1930 ; presented by "The Friday Morning Club" to Mrs. Gibson's friends and co-workers, in grateful appreciation. Mary Simons Gibson was a California teacher, activist, and fund-raiser who supported a large variety of causes. Among these were suffrage for California women, better educational opportunities for women, care of orphaned children, and world peace. This memorial service included eulogies covering various aspects of her life and work
    • Contributor: National American Woman Suffrage Association Collection (Library of Congress) - Catt, Carrie Chapman
    • Date: 1930

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    Men, women, and war LC copy has bookplate of Carrie Chapman Catt. Source: Gift of the National American Woman Suffrage Association, Nov. 1, 1938.
    • Contributor: Irwin, Will - Catt, Carrie Chapman - National American Woman Suffrage Association Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1915

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    The Woman suffrage year book. This book was originally produced for use by suffrage workers. It contains a lot of statistical information valuable for conducting a national suffrage campaign, such as a listing of the states and foreign nations in which either full or partial woman suffrage exists; a list of senators and representatives who both favor and oppose woman suffrage; and an analysis of various laws affecting women...
    • Contributor: National American Woman Suffrage Association Collection (Library of Congress) - Catt, Carrie Chapman - Stapler, Martha G.
    • Date: 1917

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    Woman suffrage by federal constitutional amendment This collection of essays focuses on the various arguments for and against woman suffrage by federal constitutional amendment rather than by individual states. An essay by Henry Wade Rogers provides an interesting counterpoint to another volume in this collection, "Woman's Suffrage by Constitutional Amendment," by Henry St. George Tucker [Section VII, no. 380].
    • Contributor: National American Woman Suffrage Association Collection (Library of Congress) - Catt, Carrie Chapman
    • Date: 1917

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    Shall women have the right to vote? Wendell Phillips was an abolitionist and an early advocate of woman suffrage. This pamphlet is a 1910 reprint of an early speech on this topic with a brief foreword by "S.Y.S."
    • Contributor: Phillips, Wendell - National American Woman Suffrage Association Collection (Library of Congress) - Catt, Carrie Chapman
    • Date: 1910

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  • Collection
    National American Woman Suffrage Association Collection The National American Woman Suffrage Association (NAWSA) Collection is a library of nearly 800 books and pamphlets documenting the suffrage campaign that were collected between 1890 and 1938 by members of NAWSA and donated to the Rare Books Division of the Library of Congress on November 1, 1938.
    • Contributor: Stanton, Elizabeth Cady - Catt, Carrie Chapman - Stone, Lucy - Blackwell, Alice Stone - National American Woman Suffrage Association - Anthony, Susan (Susan Brownell) - Howe, Julia Ward - National American Woman Suffrage Association Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1800

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  • Book/Printed Material
    The legal status of women In a series of seven chapters, Saunders undertakes an examination of the legal status of women in the United States concerning the property rights of married women -- including intestate estates and the right to support, divorce, child custody, rape and the age of consent, female criminality, and woman suffrage. Each chapter contains a brief overview, followed by a state-by state analysis of women's...
    • Contributor: National American Woman Suffrage Association - National American Woman Suffrage Association Collection (Library of Congress) - Catt, Carrie Chapman - Cassidy, Jessie J. (Jessie Jane)
    • Date: 1897

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    Woman's suffrage by Constitutional amendment This is a collection of lectures delivered by Tucker in the William Storrs Lecture Series, Yale University Law School, 1916, and originally titled "Local Self-Government." One lecture addresses the ways in which the proposal to enfranchise women by Constitutional amendment violates the "genius" of the Constitution. Good opposing arguments can be found in "Woman suffrage by federal Constitutional amendment" [Library, Carrie Chapman Catt, sec....
    • Contributor: Catt, Carrie Chapman - National American Woman Suffrage Association Collection (Library of Congress) - Tucker, Henry St. George
    • Date: 1916

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    Woman suffrage and politics : the inner story of the suffrage movement This book addresses the question of why women in twenty-six other countries received the right to vote before American women were enfranchised. The authors blame the liquor lobby for the delay.
    • Contributor: National American Woman Suffrage Association Collection (Library of Congress) - Shuler, Nettie Rogers - Catt, Carrie Chapman
    • Date: 1926

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    How it feels to be the husband of a suffragette A humorous and highly entertaining account of suffrage written by a man married to a suffragist who is also a supporter of the woman suffrage movement.
    • Contributor: National American Woman Suffrage Association Collection (Library of Congress) - Catt, Carrie Chapman
    • Date: 1915

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    Women and war work Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Also available in digital form.
    • Contributor: National American Woman Suffrage Association Collection (Library of Congress) - Moyes, Helen Miller - Catt, Carrie Chapman
    • Date: 1918
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    Taxation of women in Massachusetts This pamphlet examines the legal and political status of women in Massachusetts from 1780 to 1871. It includes a brief appendix tabulating the amount women have paid in taxes while being denied the right to vote.
    • Contributor: National American Woman Suffrage Association Collection (Library of Congress) - Catt, Carrie Chapman - Ya Pamphlet Collection (Library of Congress) - Bowditch, William I. (William Ingersoll)
    • Date: 1875

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    "The Blue book" : woman suffrage, history, arguments and results
    Woman suffrage, history, arguments and results
    Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
    • Contributor: Catt, Carrie Chapman - National American Woman Suffrage Association Collection (Library of Congress) - Maule, Frances - Porritt, Annie G. (Annie Gertrude)
    • Date: 1917

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    For rent -- one pedestal This is a series of letters between two fictional characters, Delight Dennison (an out-of-work teacher) and her friend, Barbara Martin. They are set in the community of Canton and document Dennison's transformation from anti-suffragism into an ardent worker for the woman suffrage campaign in her state. There are widespread references here to Canton and to political bossism and also some references to this being...
    • Contributor: Shuler, Marjorie - National American Woman Suffrage Association Collection (Library of Congress) - Catt, Carrie Chapman
    • Date: 1917

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    The Ballot and the bullet This is a collection of essays written to refute the argument that women should not be enfranchised because they are incapable of defending their right to vote by military service.
    • Contributor: Livermore, D. P. (Daniel Parker) - Chapman, Charles H. - Davis, John - Catt, Carrie Chapman - Blackwell, Alice Stone - National American Woman Suffrage Association - National American Woman Suffrage Association Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1897

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    American women in civic work Each woman included in this book attained some level of prominence in politics, education, or social reform.
    • Contributor: Bennett, Helen Christine - National American Woman Suffrage Association Collection (Library of Congress) - Catt, Carrie Chapman
    • Date: 1915

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    Equal suffrage : the results of an investigation in Colorado made for the Collegiate Equal Suffrage League of New York State An examination of the effects of woman suffrage on "political and social life," using Colorado as a case study.
    • Contributor: Sumner, Helen L. (Helen Laura) - Catt, Carrie Chapman - National American Woman Suffrage Association Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1909

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    Women ambassadors abroad, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available An account of the travels in Europe of the ambassadors of the Woman's Republic. cf. Foreword. Also available in digital form.
    • Contributor: National American Woman Suffrage Association Collection (Library of Congress) - Catt, Carrie Chapman - McFaden, Mildred S.
    • Date: 1914