Format Photos, Prints, Drawings
Dates 1919
Location New York
United States
Language English
Subjects National Woman's Party
New York (N.Y.)
Photographs
Stevens, Doris
Suffrage
Suffragists
United States
Women
Title
Doris Stevens, Legislative Chairman, [National Woman's Party]
Created / Published
[ca. 1919]
Subject Headings
-  Stevens, Doris, 1892-1963
-  National Woman's Party
-  Women--Suffrage--New York (N.Y.)
-  Suffragists--United States--1910-1920
-  Photographs
-  United States -- New York -- New York
Genre
Photographs
Notes
-  Summary: Portrait of Doris Stevens, seated, hands on knee, facing camera, wearing broad-brimmed hat.
-  Back of print is stamped "May 25 1919". Identifications of Stevens as "Legislative Chairman" and as "Organization Chairman" are crossed out, as is the designation of her city of residence [and possible place portrait was photographed] "New York City."
-  Title transcribed from item.
-  Doris Stevens of Omaha, Neb., and later, New York City, held several offices in the NWP. She was arrested for picketing July 14, 1917, and sentenced to 60 days in Occoquan Workhouse, but was pardoned by President Woodrow Wilson after three days. She was arrested again in New York March 1919 during picket demonstration at the Metropolitan Opera House. Source: Doris Stevens, Jailed for Freedom (New York: Boni and Liveright, 1920), 368.
Medium
1 photograph: print; 5 x 7 in.
Call Number
Location: National Woman's Party Records, Group I, Container I:157, Folder: Stevens, Doris
Source Collection
Records of the National Woman's Party
Repository
Manuscript Division
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.mss/mnwp.157005


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