National Women's History Museum
Educational resources for teachers about the Suffrage Movement and women's rights. There are quotes, videos, and lesson plans.
We ask only for justice and equal rights—the right to vote, the right to our own earnings, equality before the law.
Women's History Minute "Suffrage"
Crusade for the Vote Woman Suffrage Movement
Women's History Minute "Progressive Era"
I think the girl who is able to earn her own living and pay her own way should be as happy as anybody on earth. The sense of independence and security is very sweet.
Women's History Minute "Club Movements"
Women's History Minute "Sojourner Truth"
I may be the first woman member of Congress but I won’t be the last.
Key Figures in the 1913 Suffrage March on Washington, DC
Women's History "Minute Ida B. Wells"
Press Coverage - 1913 Suffrage Parade in Washington, DC
Do not put such unlimited power into the hands of the husbands. Remember all men would be tyrants if they could. If particular care and attention is not paid to the ladies we are determined to foment a rebellion, and will not hold ourselves bound by any laws in which we have no voice, or representation.
Three Generations Fighting for the Vote-Panel
Inez Milholland ~ Forward into Light
Celebrating 90 Years of Women's Rights
We fully believed, so soon as we saw that woman’s suffrage was right, every one would soon see the same thing, and that in a year or two, at farthest, it would be granted.
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