Photo, Print, Drawing Elizabeth Kalb, National Dept.--Nat'l Literature Dep't.
About this Item
- Elizabeth Kalb, National Dept.--Nat'l Literature Dep't.
- Contributor Names
- Harris & Ewing, Washington, D.C. (Photographer)
- Created / Published
- [ca. 1913-1921]
- Subject Headings
- - National Woman's Party
- - Suffragists--United States--1910-1920
- - Women--Suffrage--United States
- - Kalb, Elizabeth Green
- - Photographs
- - United States
- - Summary: Half-length portrait of Elizabeth Green Kalb, facing forward, in embroidered v-neck.
- - Title and information transcribed from item.
- - Elizabeth Green Kalb of Houston, Texas, was a graduate of Rice Institute, 1916, and a student at the Univ. of Chicago. She won the Carnegie Prize in Texas state intercollegiate oratory contest in 1915. In 1918 she became an active worked for the NWP, taking part in the U.S. Capitol picket. She was arrested during watchfire demonstration January 1919 and sentenced to five days in District Jail. She was in charge of the literature and library dept. of the NWP at the NWP National Headquarters. Source: Doris Stevens, Jailed for Freedom (New York: Boni and Liveright, 363).
- 1 photograph: print; 5 x 7 in.
- Call Number/Physical Location
- Location: National Woman's Party Records, Group I, Container I:153, Folder: Kalb, Elizabeth Green
- Source Collection
- Records of the National Woman's Party
- Manuscript Division
- Digital Id
- Online Format
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Harris & Ewing, Washington, D.C. Elizabeth Kalb, National Dept.--Nat'l Literature Dep't. United States, 1913. [to 1921] Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/mnwp000097/. (Accessed August 16, 2017.)
APA citation style:
Harris & Ewing, W. (1913) Elizabeth Kalb, National Dept.--Nat'l Literature Dep't. United States, 1913. [to 1921] [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/mnwp000097/.
MLA citation style:
Harris & Ewing, Washington, D.C. Elizabeth Kalb, National Dept.--Nat'l Literature Dep't. [to 1921] Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/mnwp000097/>.