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Votes for women! : American suffragists and the battle for the ballot / Winifred Conkling.

Conkling, Winifred, (author.).

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Summary:

Relates the story of the 19th Amendment and the nearly eighty-year fight for voting rights for women, covering not only the suffragists' achievements and politics, but also the private journeys that led them to become women's champions.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library YA 324.623 CON 2018 (Text) 33892100525170 Young Adult Non-Fiction Book None 03/15/2018 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781616207342
  • ISBN: 1616207345
  • Physical Description: 312 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: Chapel Hill, North Carolina : Algonquin Young Readers, 2018.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 280-284) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
"Oh, my daughter, I wish you were a boy!": before Seneca Falls -- "All men and women are created equal": Seneca Falls Convention, 1848 -- "The right is ours": creating a national suffrage movement -- "In thought and sympathy we were one": a feminist friendship -- "You must be true alike to the women and the Negroes": division in the suffrage movement -- "Madam, you are not a citizen": Victoria Woodhull speaks to Congress -- "I have been & gone & done it!!": Susan B. Anthony votes for president -- "We ask justice, we ask equality": forward step by step -- "Failure is impossible!": the next generation -- "Votes for women": the second wave of suffragists -- "How long must women wait for liberty?": parades and protests -- "Power belongs to good": the silent sentinels -- "This ordeal was the most terrible torture": hungering for justice -- "Don't forget to be a good boy": the battle for ratification -- In her own words : key primary sources.
Summary, etc.:
Relates the story of the 19th Amendment and the nearly eighty-year fight for voting rights for women, covering not only the suffragists' achievements and politics, but also the private journeys that led them to become women's champions.
Subject: Women > Suffrage > United States > History > Juvenile literature.
Suffragists > United States > History > Juvenile literature.
Women's rights > United States > History > Juvenile literature.
Women > Suffrage > United States > History.
Suffragists > United States > History.
Women's rights > United States > History.
Women > Suffrage > United States > History.
Suffragists > United States > History.
Women's rights > United States > History.
Suffragists.
Women > Suffrage.
Women's rights.
United States.
Genre: Young adult literature.
History.
Juvenile works.

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