Photos, Prints, Drawings Negro women prostitutes were brought to this sleeping room and placed in beds alternating with suffrage prisoners, 1917.
Photos, Prints, Drawings
Underwood & Underwood, Washington, D.C.
National Woman's Party
- Negro women prostitutes were brought to this sleeping room and placed in beds alternating with suffrage prisoners, 1917.
- Contributor Names
- Underwood & Underwood, Washington, D.C. (Photographer)
- Created / Published
- Subject Headings
- - Women prisoners--United States--Political activity
- - Prostitution
- - National Woman's Party
- - Suffragists--United States--1910-1920
- - Women--Suffrage--United States
- - Imprisonment
- - Photographs
- - United States -- Virginia
- - Summary: Photograph of interior of prison sleeping quarters lined with beds.
- - Also on verso of item: Interior of sleeping room.
- - Title transcribed from item.
- 1 photograph: print; 6 x 7.5 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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