Photographs from the Records of the National Woman's Party

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Baker, Jean H., ed. Votes for Women: The Struggle for Suffrage Revisited. New York: Oxford University Press, 2002.

Bausum, Ann. With Courage and Cloth: Winning the Fight for a Woman’s Right to Vote. Washington, D.C.: National Geographic, 2004.

Becker, Susan. The Origins of the Equal Rights Amendment: American Feminism between the Wars. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1981.

Buhle, Mari Jo, and Paul Buhle. The Concise History of Woman Suffrage. Chicago: University of Illinois Press, 1978.

Butler, Amy E. Two Paths to Equality: Alice Paul and Ethel M. Smith in the ERA Debate, 1921-1929. Albany, NY: State University of New York, 2002.

Cott, Nancy F. The Grounding of Modern Feminism. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 1987.

DuBois, Ellen Carol. Feminism and Suffrage: The Emergence of an Independent Women’s Movement in America, 1848-1969. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 1978.

DuBois, Ellen Carol. Harriot Stanton Blatch and the Winning of Woman Suffrage. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 1997.

DuBois, Ellen Carol. Woman Suffrage and Women’s Rights. New York: New York University Press, 1998.

Finnegan, Margaret. Selling Suffrage: Consumer Culture and Votes for Women. New York: Columbia University Press, 1999.

Ford, Linda G. Iron-Jawed Angels: The Suffrage Militancy of the National Woman’s Party, 1912-1920. Lanham, MD: University Press of America, 1991.

Friedl, Bettina, ed. On to Victory: Propaganda Plays of the Woman Suffrage Movement. Boston: Northeastern University Press, 1987.

Gluck, Sherna Berger, ed. From Parlor to Prison: Five American Suffragists Talk about their Lives. New York: Monthly Review Press, 1985.

Gordon, Ann D., with Bettye Collier-Thomas, eds. African American Women and the Vote, 1837-1965. Amherst, MA: University of Massachusetts Press, 1997.

Irwin, Inez Haynes. The Story of the Woman’s Party. New York: Harcourt, Brace, and Co., 1921. (New editions published as Up Hill With Banners Flying. Penobscott, ME: Traversity Press, 1964; The Story of Alice Paul and the National Woman’s Party. Fairfax, VA: Denlinger’s, 1977).

Lumsden, Linda J. Inez: The Life and Times of Inez Milholland. Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press, 2004.

Lumsden, Linda J. Rampant Women: Suffragists and the Right of Assembly. Knoxville, TN: University of Tennessee Press, 1997.

Lunardini, Christine A. From Equal Suffrage to Equal Rights: Alice Paul and the National Woman’s Party, 1910-1928. New York: New York University Press, 1986.

Marcus, Jane, ed. Suffrage and the Pankhursts. London: Routledge and Kegan Paul, 1987. (British suffrage movement)

Meyers, Madeleine, ed. Forward into Light: The Struggle for Woman’s Suffrage. Lowell, MA: Discovery Enterprises, 1994.

Sheppard, Alice. Cartooning for Suffrage. Albuquerque, NM: University of New Mexico Press, 1994.

Stevens, Doris. Jailed for Freedom. New York: Boni and Liveright, 1920. Revised and abridged reprint, Carol O’Hare, ed. Jailed for Freedom: American Women Win the Vote. Troutdale, OR: New Sage Press, 1995.

Tickner, Lisa. The Spectacle of Women: Imagery of the Suffrage Campaign, 1907-14. London: Chatto & Windus, 1987. (British suffrage movement)

Weatherford, Doris. A History of the American Suffragist Movement. Santa Barbara, CA: ABC-CLIO, 1998.


For Children and Young Adults

Adams, Colleen. Woman’s Suffrage: A Primary Source History. New York: Rosen, 2003.

Bolden, Tonya, ed. 33 Things Every Girl Should Know About Women's History: From Suffragettes to Skirt Lengths to the ERA. New York: Crown, 2002.

Dumbeck, Kristina. Leaders of Women’s Suffrage. San Diego, CA: Lucent Books, 2001.

Guernsey, JoAnn Bren. Voices of Feminism: Past, Present, and Future. Minneapolis, MN: Lerner, 1996.

Helmer, Diana Star. Women Suffragists. New York: Facts on File, 1998.

Lasky, Kathryn. A Time for Courage: The Suffragette Diary of Kathleen Bowen. New York: Scholastic, 2002. (fiction)

Raumm, Elizabeth. Alice Paul. Chicago, IL: Heinemann Library, 2004.

Sullivan, George. The Day the Women Got the Vote: A Photo History of the Women’s Rights Movement. New York: Scholastic, 1994.