A mural of the men whose photos appear yearbook style in THE SUFFRAGENTS: How Women Used Men to Get the Vote . Click to see it in its full glory.
And the article in the Atlanta Constitution of 3 December 1911 (p. 2), from whence came the great slogan-ized phrase, passive voice and all. The entire quote lauded the men who “had come forward and unhesitatingly proclaimed their views,” not as politicians or courters of public opinion but as men “who seem impelled by the duty of a just cause.” Another click:
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The Suffragents won the Gold Medal in US History in the 2018 Independent Publisher Book Awards competition.
National History Day contestants: Please read this.
Next up on the calendar in 2018: June 14: Roosevelt Island Historical Society. July 7 East Hampton Library’s Tom Twomey Series (hosting with Sara Davison the garden author and expert Charlotte M. Frieze) : August 4: Shelter Island Historical Society. 2019: March 13: Scarsdale Woman’s Club