Photos, Prints, Drawings Mrs. Stephen Pell [Sarah Thompson Pell], 777 Madison Av, NYC, Finance Ch[air] of [National] Woman's Party

Format Photos, Prints, Drawings
Contributors W. Burden Stage
Dates 1910
Location New York
United States
Language English
Subjects National Woman's Party
New York (N.Y.)
Pell, Sarah Gibbs Thompson
United States
Mrs. Stephen Pell [Sarah Thompson Pell], 777 Madison Av, NYC, Finance Ch[air] of [National] Woman's Party
Contributor Names
W. Burden Stage (Photographer)
Created / Published
[ca. 1910-1920]
Subject Headings
-  Pell, Sarah Gibbs Thompson
-  National Woman's Party
-  Suffragists--United States--1910-1920
-  Women--Suffrage--New York (N.Y.)
-  Photographs
-  United States -- New York -- New York
-  Summary: Head-and-shoulders portrait of Sarah Thompson Pell, facing right, wearing dark dress with white lace collar, necklace and earrings.
-  Title and information transcribed from item.
-  Descriptive label on alternate item: Mrs. Stephen Pell of New York City is a member of the national council of the National Woman's Party. She is the daughter of Col. Robert M. Thompson, many years president of the Navy League of the United States and twice president of the Olympic games. Her maternal grandfather, William G. Gibbs, was twice governor of the state of Rhode Island. Mrs. Pell's husband is a member of the old New York family by that name. They have two sons. "In 1913," states Mrs. Pell, "I became interested in equality of men and women before the law and have held to this idea ever since. In 1922 I found this principle embodied in the purpose of the National Woman's Party and immediately joined the organization."
1 photograph: print; 5 x 7 in.
Call Number
Location: National Woman's Party Records, Group I, Container I:155, Folder: Pell, Mrs. Stephen
Source Collection
Records of the National Woman's Party
Manuscript Division
Digital Id

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