The Woman's Hour

The Woman's Hour

The Great Fight to Win the Vote

Book - 2018
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An account of the 1920 ratification of the constitutional amendment that granted voting rights to women traces the culmination of seven decades of legal battles and cites the pivotal contributions of famous suffragists and political leaders.
Contents: To Nashville
Lay of the land
The feminist peril
The woman question
Democracy at home
The Governor's quandary
The blessing
On account of sex
Front porch
Home and Heaven
The woman's hour
Cranking the machine
Prison pin
A real and threatening danger
War of the roses
In justice to womanhood
Terrorizing Tennessee manhood
Petticoat government
The hour has come
Liberty Bell
Election Day
Publisher: New York, New York : Viking, [2018]
Copyright Date: ©2018
Branch Call Number: 324.623 W
Characteristics: 404 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
ISBN: 9780525429722


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