Photos, Prints, Drawings Doris Stevens, Legislative Chairman, [National Woman's Party]
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Photos, Prints, Drawings
National Woman's Party
New York (N.Y.)
- 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
- - 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.
- 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
- Manuscript Division
- Digital Id
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