Photo, Print, Drawing Berthe Arnold.

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About this Item

Berthe Arnold.
Contributor Names
Harris & Ewing, Washington, D.C. (Photographer)
Created / Published
[1919 Jan.?]
Subject Headings
-  Suffragists--United States--1910-1920
-  Women--Suffrage--Washington (D.C.)
-  Women--Suffrage--Colorado
-  National Woman's Party--Buildings--1910-1920
-  Arnold, Berthe
-  Demonstrations--Washington (D.C.)--1910-1920
-  Photographs
-  United States -- Colorado -- Colorado Springs
-  Summary: Informal, full-length portrait of Berthe Arnold of Colorado Springs, Colorado, wearing a hat and fur-trimmed coat with a bouquet of flowers pinned on the front, looking downward at an urn containing a burning "watchfire" maintained in front of National Woman's Party headquarters in Washington, D.C.
-  Title transcribed from item. Other information obtained from verso of duplicate print in same folder.
-  Photograph published in Doris Stevens, Jailed For Freedom (New York: Boni and Liveright, 1920), between pages 274 and 275.
-  Berthe Arnold, of Colorado Springs, Colo., the daughter of a prominent physician, was educated at Colorado State University and a student of music in Philadelphia. She worked as a kindergarten teacher and was a member of the DAR. Arrested January 1919, watchfire demonstration, sentenced to five days in District Jail. She was one of the speakers on the "Prison Special" tour of Feb-Mar 1919. Source: Doris Stevens, Jailed for Freedom (New York: Boni and Liveright, 1920), 354.
1 photograph: print; 5 x 7 in.
Call Number/Physical Location
Location: National Woman's Party Records, Group I, Container I:147, Folder: Arnold, Berthe
Source Collection
Records of the National Woman's Party
Manuscript Division
Digital Id
Online Format

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