Photos, Prints, Drawings Abby Scott Baker.
About this Item
- Abby Scott Baker.
- Contributor Names
- Harris & Ewing, Washington, D.C. (Photographer)
- Created / Published
- [ca. 1916]
- Subject Headings
- - Baker, Abby Scott, 1871-1944
- - National Woman's Party
- - Suffragists--United States--1910-1920
- - Women--Suffrage--Washington (D.C.)
- - Photographs
- - United States -- District of Columbia
- - Summary: Informal, three-quarter-length portrait of Abby Scott Baker of Washington, D.C., sitting at a desk, facing left, and reading, with papers, books, and a typewriter nearby.
- - Title supplied by Library of Congress staff.
- - Abby Scott Baker served in various leadership positions with the Congressional Union and later National Woman's Party, including treasurer, press chairman, political chairman, and member of the National Executive Committee. She was arrested for picketing the White House and served a sentence in Occoquan in September 1917. Sources: Doris Stevens, Jailed For Freedom (New York: Boni and Liveright, 1920), 355, and lists of officers published periodically in issues of The Suffragist.
- - Photograph published in The Suffragist, 4, no. 38 (Sept. 16, 1916): 7.
- 1 photograph: print; 4.5 x 6.25 in.
- Call Number/Physical Location
- Location: National Woman's Party Records, Group I, Container I:147, Folder: Baker, Abby Scott
- Source Collection
- Records of the National Woman's Party
- Manuscript Division
- Digital Id
- Online Format
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