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Book/Printed Material Woman and the republic : a survey of the woman-suffrage movement in the United States and a discussion of the claims and arguments of its foremost advocates

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Title

  • Woman and the republic : a survey of the woman-suffrage movement in the United States and a discussion of the claims and arguments of its foremost advocates

Summary

  • This book, originally published in 1897, argues against woman suffrage as being antithetical to both democracy and progress. The author maintains that women can progress only in relation to the general progress of humanity. This book was intended to be an answer to the arguments made in the multivolume, "History of Woman Suffrage," published in 1881-1885.

Names

  • Johnson, Helen Kendrick, 1844-1917
  • Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947, former owner
  • National American Woman Suffrage Association Collection (Library of Congress)

Created / Published

  • New York : Published by The Guidon Club (opposed to woman suffrage), 1913.

Headings

  • -  Women--Suffrage--United States
  • -  Women--Legal status, laws, etc.--United States

Notes

  • -  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
  • -  Includes index.
  • -  LC copy has bookplate: library, Carrie Chapman Catt.
  • -  Gift; National American Woman Suffrage Association; Nov. 1, 1938.

Medium

  • 368, [2] p. ; 19 cm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • JK1881 .N357 sec. XV, no. 2

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 93838334

Online Format

  • online text
  • image
  • pdf

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Credit Line: Library of Congress, Rare Book and Special Collections Division, National American Woman Suffrage Association Collection.

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Chicago citation style:

Johnson, Helen Kendrick, Carrie Chapman Catt, and National American Woman Suffrage Association Collection. Woman and the republic: a survey of the woman-suffrage movement in the United States and a discussion of the claims and arguments of its foremost advocates. New York: Published by The Guidon Club opposed to woman suffrage, 1913. Pdf. https://www.loc.gov/item/93838334/.

APA citation style:

Johnson, H. K., Catt, C. C. & National American Woman Suffrage Association Collection. (1913) Woman and the republic: a survey of the woman-suffrage movement in the United States and a discussion of the claims and arguments of its foremost advocates. New York: Published by The Guidon Club opposed to woman suffrage. [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/93838334/.

MLA citation style:

Johnson, Helen Kendrick, Carrie Chapman Catt, and National American Woman Suffrage Association Collection. Woman and the republic: a survey of the woman-suffrage movement in the United States and a discussion of the claims and arguments of its foremost advocates. New York: Published by The Guidon Club opposed to woman suffrage, 1913. Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/93838334/>.