Book/Printed Material Suffrage conferred by the Fourteenth Amendment : woman's suffrage in the Supreme Court of the District of Columbia, in general term, October, 1871 : Sara J. Spencer vs. The Board of Registration, and Sarah E. Webster vs. The Judges of Election : argument of the counsel for the plaintiffs : with the opinions of the court National American Woman Suffrage Association Collection copy

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Title
Suffrage conferred by the Fourteenth Amendment : woman's suffrage in the Supreme Court of the District of Columbia, in general term, October, 1871 : Sara J. Spencer vs. The Board of Registration, and Sarah E. Webster vs. The Judges of Election : argument of the counsel for the plaintiffs : with the opinions of the court
Other Title
Woman's suffrage in the Supreme Court of the District of Columbia, in general term, October 1871
Woman's suffrage
Arguments of counsel and opinion of the Supreme Court of the District of Columbia, on the woman's suffrage question
Summary
Sara J. Spencer and Sarah E. Webster each brought cases before the court in the District of Columbia arguing that they were enfranchised by the Fourteenth Amendment. This pamphlet contains the arguments of their lawyers in this regard and the decision of the supreme court of the District of Columbia, denying their claim.
Contributor Names
Riddle, A. G. (Albert Gallatin), 1816-1902.
Miller, Francis, active 1871-1874.
Spencer, Sara J. (Sara Jane), 1837-1909.
Webster, Sarah E.
Clephane, James O. (James Ogilvie), 1842-1910.
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947, former owner.
District of Columbia. Supreme Court (1863-1936)
National American Woman Suffrage Association Collection (Library of Congress)
Joseph Meredith Toner Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
Washington, D.C. : Judd & Detweiler, Printers and Publishers, 1871.
Subject Headings
-  Spencer, Sara J.--(Sara Jane),--1837-1909--Trials, litigation, etc
-  Webster, Sarah E.--Trials, litigation, etc
-  United States.--Constitution.--14th Amendment
-  Women--Suffrage--Washington (D.C.)
Notes
-  Arguments of A.G. Riddle and Francis Miller.
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
Medium
72 p. ; 23 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
JK1911.D5 R5
JK1881 .N357 sec. VII, no. 1, #6 Inscribed by the author. Bookplate: library, Carrie Chapman Catt. Gift of the National American Woman Suffrage Association, Nov. 1, 1938
KF228.S64 R53 1871
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.rbc/rbnawsa.n3154
Library of Congress Control Number
39023154
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Sara J. Spencer and Sarah E. Webster each brought cases before the court in the District of Columbia arguing that they were enfranchised by the Fourteenth Amendment. This pamphlet contains the arguments of their lawyers in this regard and the decision of the supreme court of the District of Columbia, denying their claim.
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Riddle, A. G, Francis Miller, Sara J Spencer, Sarah E Webster, James O Clephane, Carrie Chapman Catt, District Of Columbia. Supreme Court, National American Woman Suffrage Association Collection, and Joseph Meredith Toner Collection. Suffrage conferred by the Fourteenth Amendment: woman's suffrage in the Supreme Court of the District of Columbia, in general term, October,: Sara J. Spencer vs. The Board of Registration, and Sarah E. Webster vs. The Judges of Election: argument of the counsel for the plaintiffs: with the opinions of the court. Washington, D.C.: Judd & Detweiler, Printers and Publishers, 1871. Pdf. https://www.loc.gov/item/39023154/.

APA citation style:

Riddle, A. G., Miller, F., Spencer, S. J., Webster, S. E., Clephane, J. O., Catt, C. C. [...] Joseph Meredith Toner Collection. (1871) Suffrage conferred by the Fourteenth Amendment: woman's suffrage in the Supreme Court of the District of Columbia, in general term, October,: Sara J. Spencer vs. The Board of Registration, and Sarah E. Webster vs. The Judges of Election: argument of the counsel for the plaintiffs: with the opinions of the court. Washington, D.C.: Judd & Detweiler, Printers and Publishers. [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/39023154/.

MLA citation style:

Riddle, A. G, et al. Suffrage conferred by the Fourteenth Amendment: woman's suffrage in the Supreme Court of the District of Columbia, in general term, October,: Sara J. Spencer vs. The Board of Registration, and Sarah E. Webster vs. The Judges of Election: argument of the counsel for the plaintiffs: with the opinions of the court. Washington, D.C.: Judd & Detweiler, Printers and Publishers, 1871. Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/39023154/>.