16 results found for: subject:"Women--Suffrage"

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1920

Friends of Freedom for India

Women and new India

India - Reprint of an interview with Lila Singh, a suffragist in India, originally published in the Independent Hindusthan, September, 1920.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1917 July 31

Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963

Letter from W. E. B. Du Bois to Whom it may concern

New York (N.Y.) - Letter of introduction by Du Bois to be presented by Mabel E. Brown regarding her suffrage work. Ms. Brown had requested this letter in prior correspondence to Du Bois.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1917 July 27

Brown, Mabel E.

Letter from Mabel E. Brown to W.E.B. Du Bois

Rochester (N.Y.) - Requesting a letter of introduction from Du Bois in order to expand her suffragist work to the Negro people in Rochester.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1912 July 12

National American Woman Suffrage Association

Letter from the National American Woman Suffrage Association to The Crisis

New York (N.Y.) - Regarding states voting on Women's Suffrage in upcoming election of 1912.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1911

Gruening, Martha

Letter from Martha Gruening to the Resolutions Committee of the National American Woman Suffrage Association

New York (N.Y.) - Signed by Gruening, submitting a resolution to be considered by the committee that in their fight for suffrage, women should express sympathy for African Americans "who are fighting the same battle."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 Aug. 14

Republican National Committee (U.S.)

Letter from Republican National Committee to Lillian Hyman

Washington (D.C.) - Signed Floyd E. McCaffree; per her query of August 12, regretting that they cannot provide hard data on voting rates among women and attaching a sheet containing "potential men and women voters according to the official census of 1950" and commenting briefly on its assets.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1919

Fauset, Jessie Redmon

Notes on the suffrage of Belgian and African American women

United States - Recounting the progress African American women's fight for equality to inform an audience of Belgian women.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 Aug. 29

Democratic National Committee (U.S.)

Letter from Democratic National Committee to Lillian Hyman

Washington (D.C.) - Providing information on women voters.

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 Aug. 14

Progressive Party (U.S. : 1948)

Letter from Progressive Party to Lillian Hyman

New York (N.Y.) - Acknowledging her August 12 query regarding "the number of women who have voted in the past elections" and attempting to answer same through Gallup poll data and "The Political Almanac 1952."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers

1952 Aug. 14

Progressive Party (U.S. : 1948)

Letter from Progressive Party to National League of Women Voters

New York (N.Y.) - Signed Luke Wilson; relaying (on behalf of Lillian Hyman, for W. E. B. Du Bois; see mums312-b138-i057) a query regarding female voters in elections from 1920 through 1948, "assuming that you are in possession of the results of whatever surveys have been made on this question."

W. E. B. Du Bois Papers