Manuscript/Mixed Material Elihu Root reaffirms his opposition to woman suffrage

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Title
Elihu Root reaffirms his opposition to woman suffrage
Created / Published
Geneva Daily Times, Geneva, New York, 24-Feb-09
Subject Headings
-  New York legislature-Suffrage hearings
-  Wadsworth, James
-  Root, Elihu
-  anti-suffrage arguments
-  Davis, Senator George
-  Heath, Mrs. Julian
-  Clippings
Genre
Clippings
Notes
-  Describes Root's appearance at the Judiciary Committee hearing on the suffrage amendment. U.S. Senator Root, Committee Chairman Senator George Davis and Mrs. Julian Heath oppose woman suffrage
-  Reprints excerpts from Elihu Root's 1894 speech against the suffrage amendment, in which he contented that it was a great mistake for women to try to usurp the political role of men when true government is centered in the home where women rule supreme.
Medium
clipping
Call Number/Physical Location
JK1881 .N357 sec. XVI, no. 3-9 NAWSA Coll
series: Miller NAWSA Suffrage Scrapbooks, 1897-1911; Scrapbook 7 (1908-1909)
Source Collection
Miller NAWSA Suffrage Scrapbooks, 1897-1911
Repository
Rare Book And Special Collections Division
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.rbc/rbcmil.scrp5011402
Language
English
Online Format
image
online text

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Elihu Root reaffirms his opposition to woman suffrage. Geneva Daily Times, Geneva, New York, 24-Feb-09, 1909. Manuscript/Mixed Material. https://www.loc.gov/item/rbcmiller001239/.

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(1909) Elihu Root reaffirms his opposition to woman suffrage. Geneva Daily Times, Geneva, New York, 24-Feb-09. [Manuscript/Mixed Material] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/rbcmiller001239/.

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Elihu Root reaffirms his opposition to woman suffrage. Geneva Daily Times, Geneva, New York, 24-Feb-09, 1909. Manuscript/Mixed Material. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/rbcmiller001239/>.