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Women's Suffrage Movement collection

 Collection — Folder: S3355
Identifier: S3355

Scope and Contents

This collection includes pamphlets and clippings from advocates in the United States ranging from 1840 to 1920 regarding the women's suffrage movement.


  • 1840-1920


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.

Historical Note

The 19th Amendment was the result of the women’s suffrage movement in the United States. It prohibits any United States citizen from being denied the right to vote on the basis of sex. The amendment was first drafted in the late 1870s by Susan B. Anthony and Elizabeth Cady Stanton; submitted to Congress in 1919; ratified on August 18, 1920.


0.5 Cubic Feet (1 folder)

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This collection is arranged by subject.

Custodial History

This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation.


No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing completed 2014/02/14 by Bethany Fiechter. EAD finding aid created 2014/02/19 by Bethany Fiechter.
Women's Suffrage Movement collection
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Repository Details

Part of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Repository

140 North Senate Avenue
Indianapolis, Indiana 46204 U.S.A.