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Photo, Print, Drawing Ernestine Hara.

About this Item


  • Ernestine Hara.


  • Harris & Ewing, Washington, D.C. (Photographer)

Created / Published

  • [ca. 1917]


  • -  Suffragists--United States--1910-1920
  • -  Women--Suffrage--New York (N.Y.)
  • -  Hara, Ernestine
  • -  Photographs
  • -  United States -- New York -- New York


  • Photographs


  • -  Title and name and address of photographer transcribed from image.
  • -  Summary: Full-length, outdoor photograph of Ernestine Hara, wearing dark coat, hat, and tricolor (purple, white, and gold) suffrage sash, and holding large tricolor (purple, white, and gold) banner on pole.
  • -  An annotation on a reduced and cropped version of the same image in the same folder reads: "Miss Ernestine Hara, New York City. To be added to the pages of small cuts (14 women to a page) 'Jailed For Freedom.'"
  • -  Cropped version of photograph published in Doris Stevens, Jailed For Freedom (New York: Boni and Liveright, 1920), between pages 344 and 345. On page 360 of Stevens the following note appears: "Ernestine Hara, New York City, young Romanian, arrested for picketing Sept., 1917, and sentenced to 30 days in Occoquan workhouse."


  • 1 photograph: print; 4.5 x 6.5 in.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • Location: National Woman's Party Records, Group I, Container I:151, Folder: Hara, Ernestine

Source Collection

  • Records of the National Woman's Party


  • Manuscript Division

Digital Id

Online Format

  • image

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Chicago citation style:

Harris & Ewing, Washington, D.C. Ernestine Hara. United States New York, ca. 1917. Photograph.

APA citation style:

Harris & Ewing, W. (ca. 1917) Ernestine Hara. United States New York, ca. 1917. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress,

MLA citation style:

Harris & Ewing, Washington, D.C. Ernestine Hara. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <>.