The woman's hour The great fight to win the vote

Elaine F. Weiss, 1952-

Book - 2018

An account of the 1920 ratification of the constitutional amendment that granted voting rights to women traces the culmination of seven decades of legal battles and cites the pivotal contributions of famous suffragists and political leaders.

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New York, New York : Viking [2018]
Physical Description
404 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Includes bibliographical references (pages 345-391) and index.
Main Author
Elaine F. Weiss, 1952- (author)
  • To Nashville
  • Lay of the land
  • The feminist peril
  • The woman question
  • Democracy at home
  • The Governor's quandary
  • The blessing
  • On account of sex
  • Front porch
  • Home and Heaven
  • The woman's hour
  • Cranking the machine
  • Prison pin
  • Fieldwork
  • A real and threatening danger
  • War of the roses
  • In justice to womanhood
  • Terrorizing Tennessee manhood
  • Petticoat government
  • Armageddon
  • The hour has come
  • Liberty Bell
  • Election Day.