Maryland Day [picketing the White House for suffrage]

Title

Maryland Day [picketing the White House for suffrage]

Subject

Suffragette picketers outside the White House

Description

The National Woman's Party had numerous branches throughout the country. State organizations, like the women of Maryland shown here, agitated locally for suffrage rights on a state by state basis. When the 19th amendment went to the states these state organizations were instrumental to the amendment's passage.

Creator

Women of Protest: Photographs from the Records of the National Woman's Party, Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

Source

http://memory.loc.gov/service/mss/mnwp/160/160021v.jpg

Publisher

Harris & Ewing, Washington, D.C.

Date

1917

Contributor

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Rights

Library of Congress, open for use in educational resource

Relation

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Format

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Language

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Type

Photographic Print

Identifier

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Coverage

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Files

maryland at the white house.jpg

Citation

Women of Protest: Photographs from the Records of the National Woman's Party, Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., “Maryland Day [picketing the White House for suffrage],” The Suffragette Movement: Picketing the White House , accessed October 21, 2017, http://picketingpresidentwilson.omeka.net/items/show/5.