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Introduction to women's suffrage research
Start your research on women's suffrage with this guide highlighting materials from the DeGolyer Library as well as digital resources including online exhibits, databases, and archival consortia. This guide is intended to help students and faculty find resources, both secondary and primary archival and manuscript collections held at the DeGolyer Library and elsewhere. It is also intended to serve as a supplementary resource to the Women's Voices Women's Votes virtual exhibit.
"Women's Voices, Women's Votes"
Women’s Voices, Women’s Votes exhibit
“Women’s Voices, Women’s Votes: An Exhibition Marking the 100th Anniversary of the Passage of the 19th Amendment” features over 100 objects from the collections of Jeanne Stevenson-Moessner, Helen LaKelly Hunt, and the DeGolyer Library. The exhibit includes materials such as rare books, pamphlets, broadsides, photographs, sheet music, manuscripts, and ephemera documenting the history of the women’s rights movement, from the publication of Mary Wollstonecraft’s Vindication of the Rights of Woman (1792) through the 19th century and early 20th century, with emphasis on the roles women played first in the abolitionist movement and then in the suffrage movement.