Suffragettes picketing at the East Wing of the White House in 1917.

Title

Suffragettes picketing at the East Wing of the White House in 1917.

Subject

Picketing the White House

Description

The suffragists who picketed the White House were the first to do so according to the White House Museum. Verbally and physically abused by crowds, the police did little as President Wilson sought to ignore the men and women marching outside.

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Source

(Library of Congress)

Publisher

http://www.whitehousemuseum.org/east-wing.htm

Date

1917

Contributor

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Rights

Open for educational purposes

Relation

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Type

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Coverage

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Files

east-wing-picket-wilson-1917.jpg

Citation

“Suffragettes picketing at the East Wing of the White House in 1917.,” The Suffragette Movement: Picketing the White House , accessed July 26, 2017, http://picketingpresidentwilson.omeka.net/items/show/10.