Photos, Prints, Drawings Mary Gertrude Fendall, [of Maryland], and Mary Dubrow [of New Jersey].
Articles and Essays with this item:
Photos, Prints, Drawings
Harris & Ewing, Washington, D.C.
Fendall, Mary Gertrude
National Woman's Party
- Mary Gertrude Fendall, [of Maryland], and Mary Dubrow [of New Jersey].
- Contributor Names
- Harris & Ewing, Washington, D.C. (Photographer)
- Created / Published
- [ca. Oct. 1918-June 1919]
- Subject Headings
- - National Woman's Party--Buildings--1910-1920
- - Suffragists--United States--1910-1920
- - Women--Suffrage--Maryland
- - Women--Suffrage--Washington (D.C.)
- - Petitions
- - Fendall, Mary Gertrude
- - Dubrow, Mary
- - Photographs
- - United States -- New Jersey
- - United States -- Maryland
- - United States -- District of Columbia
- - Summary: Mary Gertrude Fendall (left) and Mary Dubrow (right) standing outside what is likely National Woman's Party headquarters, holding between them a large sign containing text of a Resolution Addressed to Senator Edward J. Gay with a long unrolled sheet of paper, presumably signatures on a petition, laying on the ground in front of them.
- - Title and name and address of photographer transcribed from item.
- - Date supplied based on content of resolution shown in photograph, which is addressed to Senator Edward J. Gay, and mentions that "President Woodrow Wilson has urged the passage of the Federal Suffrage amendment before the Senate of the United States and again recently before the whole Congress of the United States as a necessary War and Reconstruction Measure . . ." Wilson first publicly declared his support for the amendment on Jan. 9, 1918. He asked the Senate to pass the amendment as a war measure on Sept. 30, 1918. The amendment was passed in the House on May 21, 1919, and in the Senate on June 4, 1919.
- 1 photograph: print; 4 x 6 in.
- Call Number
- Location: National Woman's Party Records, Group I, Container I:150, Folder: Dubrow, Mary
- Source Collection
- Records of the National Woman's Party
- Manuscript Division
- Digital Id
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