Photo, Print, Drawing Lucy Branham in Occoquan prison dress.
About this Item
- Lucy Branham in Occoquan prison dress.
- Created / Published
- Subject Headings
- - Branham, Lucy Gwynne, 1892-1966
- - National Woman's Party
- - Women prisoners--United States--Political activity
- - Women--Suffrage--United States
- - Photographs
- - United States
- - Summary: Photograph of Lucy Branham speaking at outdoor meeting during the NWP "Prison Special" tour. Branham is above a large crowd, wearing prison dress and suffrage sash, with suffrage flag and camera on tripod behind her (right).
- - Title transcribed from item.
- - Photograph published in The Suffragist, 7, no. 10 (Mar. 8, 1919): 11. Caption: "Lucy Branham in Prison Costume Speaking at a Prison Special Meeting."
- - Lucy G. Branham was one of the members of the "Prison Special" tour of NWP speakers in 1919. She had been arrested for picketing in 1917. Source: Doris Stevens, Jailed for Freedom (New York: Boni and Liveright, 1920), 355.
- 1 photograph: print; 4.75 x 6.75 in.
- Call Number/Physical Location
- Location: National Woman's Party Records, Group II, Container II:276, Folder: Group Photographs Nos. 100-110
- Source Collection
- Records of the National Woman's Party
- Manuscript Division
- Digital Id
- Online Format
Articles and Essays with this item:
- Women of Protest: Photographs from the Records of the National Woman's Party - Collection Connections
- 1918 to 1920 - Women of Protest: Photographs from the Records of the National Woman's Party - Digital Collections
- Officers and National Organizers - Women of Protest: Photographs from the Records of the National Woman's Party - Digital Collections
- Gallery of Suffrage Prisoners - Women of Protest: Photographs from the Records of the National Woman's Party - Digital Collections
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