Harper’s Weekly, Vol. 53, No. 2725, March 13, 1909, pp. 14-16

George Harvey was editor and publisher of Harper’s Weekly when this puff piece about the society matron Katherine Duer Mackay and her Equal Franchise Society appeared in his magazine. Harvey was also an officer of the group and an important member of the Men’s League for Woman Suffrage.

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