Boston Daily Globe July 27, 1909, p. 7

Katherine Duer Mackay got no less a personage than the philospher John Dewey to lead off the lecture series she organized at Columbia University in the summer of 1909 as a program of her newly organized Equal Franchise Society. The reporter for the Boston Globe, however, appeared to be far more taken with Mrs. Mackay than what Dewey had to say.

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Video of talks in my Reports from the Road.

Front Pages, Front Lines: Media and the Fight for Women’s Suffrage, Linda Steiner, Carolyn Kitch, Brooke Kroeger, eds.