Film, Video Catch the Suffragists' Spirit: The Millers' Suffrage Scrapbooks

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Title
Catch the Suffragists' Spirit: The Millers' Suffrage Scrapbooks
Summary
Rosemary Fry Plakas discusses the seven suffrage scrapbooks compiled between 1897 and 1911 by Elizabeth Smith Miller and her daughter, Anne Fitzhugh Miller of Geneva, New York. The scrapbooks document the activities of the Geneva Political Equality Club, which the Millers founded in 1897, and the persistent efforts of women and men working for women's suffrage at the state, national, and international levels.
Event Date
February 22, 2010
Notes
-  Rosemary Fry Plakas is the American History Specialist in the Library's Rare Book and Special Collections Division.
Related Resources
Miller NAWSA Suffrage Scrapbooks 1897-1911: https://memory.loc.gov/ammem/collections/suffrage/millerscrapbooks/
Catch the Suffragists' Spirit!: https://memory.loc.gov/ammem/collections/suffrage/millerscrapbooks/essay.html
American Women: https://memory.loc.gov/ammem/awhhtml/index.html
Selections from the National American Woman Suffrage Association Collection, 1848-1921: https://memory.loc.gov/ammem/naw/nawshome.html
The Learning Page: Miller NAWSA Suffrage Scrapbooks: https://memory.loc.gov/learn//collections/miller/thinking.html
Running Time
21 minutes 1 seconds
Online Format
video
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