Format Photos, Prints, Drawings
Dates 1915
Location New York
United States
Washington D.C.
Language English
Subjects Editorial Staff
National Woman's Party
Photographs
Suffrage
Suffragists
The Suffragist (Serial)
United States
Washington (D.C.)
Women
Young, Joy
Title
Miss Joy Young, of Washington, D.C. Assistant Editor of "The Suffragist," weekly organ of the Woman's Party and the Congressional Union for Woman Suffrage. Picture taken when she was on her way to the White House to present President Wilson with a basket of flowers in which was contained a message from women voters of the West.
Created / Published
[ca. 1915-1916]
Subject Headings
-  The Suffragist (serial)--Editorial staff
-  National Woman's Party
-  Suffragists--United States--1910-1920
-  Women--Suffrage--Washington (D.C.)
-  Young, Joy
-  Photographs
-  United States -- District of Columbia
-  United States -- New York -- New York
Genre
Photographs
Notes
-  Summary: Informal portrait, three-quarter-length, Joy Young, facing forward, standing outside with White House in background, wearing wide-brimmed hat, two-piece suit with piping, gloves, and tricolor suffrage sash, carrying a basket of flowers.
-  Summary: Title and information transcribed from item.
-  Transcribed from related photograph: "Miss Joy Young, of Washington, D.C., formerly assistant editor of "The Suffragist," official weekly organ of the National Woman's Party. Miss Young spent four cheerless days in the District of Columbia jail for holding a banner at a gate of the White House."
-  Similar photograph published in The Suffragist, 4, no. 17 (May 6, 1916): ?
-  Joy Young of New York City, formerly of Washington, D.C., was the wife of Merrill Rogers. She worked as an assistant on the staff of The Suffragist and later became an organizer for the NWP in various parts of the country. She was arrested picketing July 4, 1917, and served three days in District Jail. Source: Doris Stevens, Jailed for Freedom (New York: Boni and Liveright, 1920), 371.
Medium
1 photograph: print; 4.5 x 6.5 in.
Call Number
Location: National Woman's Party Records, Group II, Container II:275, Folder: Individual Photographs Nos. 504-510 "Y"
Source Collection
Records of the National Woman's Party
Repository
Manuscript Division
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mss/mnwp.275039


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