Photos, Prints, Drawings [Lucy Branham protests the political imprisonment of Alice Paul with "Russia" banner.]
Photos, Prints, Drawings
Harris & Ewing, Washington, D.C.
Branham, Lucy Gwynne
National Woman's Party
- [Lucy Branham protests the political imprisonment of Alice Paul with "Russia" banner.]
- Contributor Names
- Harris & Ewing, Washington, D.C. (Photographer)
- Created / Published
- 1917 [Oct.-Nov.]
- Subject Headings
- - National Woman's Party
- - Suffragists--United States--1910-1920
- - Branham, Lucy Gwynne, 1892-1966
- - Women--Suffrage--Delaware
- - Paul, Alice, 1885-1977
- - Women--Suffrage--Washington (D.C.)
- - Photographs
- - United States -- Delaware
- - United States -- District of Columbia
- - United States -- Maryland -- Baltimore
- - Summary: Informal portrait, full-length, Lucy Branham, facing forward, standing in front of a building and holding a sign, "We Demand That The American Government Give Alice Paul A Political Offender, The Privileges Russia Gave Miyukoff."
- - Title derived by Library of Congress staff.
- - Lucy G. Branham of Baltimore, Md., an organizer for the NWP, was a graduate of Washington College who earned graduate degrees at Johns Hopkins and Columbia. Branham was arrested picketing Sept. 1917 and sentenced to 60 days in Occoquan Workhouse and District Jail. She was a speaker in the "Prison Special" tour of Feb-Mar 1919. Source: Doris Stevens, Jailed for Freedom (New York: Boni and Liveright, 1920), 355.
- 1 photograph: print; 4.25 x 7 in.
- Call Number
- Location: National Woman's Party Records, Group I, Container I:160, Folder: Pickets--Arrests and Imprisonment
- Source Collection
- Records of the National Woman's Party
- Manuscript Division
- Digital Id
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