Biography & Autobiography

The Life and Work of Susan B. Anthony: Including Public Addresses, Her Own Letters and Many from Her Contemporaries During Fifty Years

Author: Ida Husted Harper

Publisher: Sagwan Press

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Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 592

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The Life and Work of Susan B. Anthony; Including Public Addresses, Her Own Letters and Many from Her Contemporaries During Fifty Years - Vol. 2

Author: Ida Husted Harper

Publisher: READ BOOKS

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Page: 620

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Biography & Autobiography

The Life and Work of Susan B. Anthony Volume 1 and Volume 2, with Appendix, 3 Indexes, Footnotes and Illustrations

Author: Ida Husted Harper

Publisher:

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Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 1138

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Is It a Crime for a U.S. Citizen to Vote? Susan Brownell Anthony (1820-1906) was a heroic American civil rights leader who was pivotal in enabling American women to vote; unfortunately it did not come to pass until fourteen years after her death. She was co-founder of the first Women's Temperance Movement with Elizabeth Cady Stanton as President. She also co-founded the women's rights journal, The Revolution. She averaged 75-100 speeches per year, traveling the length and breadth of the United States, as well as speaking in Europe. This book is a Biography that she helped Ida Husted Harper to write. It contains a great number of personal letters, public addresses and letters from her contemporaries spanning fifty years. The book traces the evolution of the 19th century women's suffrage movement. This edition contains both volumes of the autobiography, including the appendix and three indexes as well as copious footnotes, autographs and illustrations.
Social Science

The Life & Work of Susan B. Anthony

Author: Ida Husted Harper

Publisher: e-artnow

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Category: Social Science

Page: 1017

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This eBook edition of "The Life & Work of Susan B. Anthony" has been formatted to the highest digital standards and adjusted for readability on all devices. Susan Brownell Anthony (1820 – 1906) was an American social reformer and women's rights activist who played a pivotal role in the women's suffrage movement. Born into a Quaker family committed to social equality, she collected anti-slavery petitions at the age of 17. In 1856, she became the New York state agent for the American Anti-Slavery Society. Anthony traveled extensively in support of women's suffrage, giving as many as 75 to 100 speeches per year and working on many state campaigns. She worked internationally for women's rights, playing a key role in creating the International Council of Women, which is still active. She also helped to bring about the World's Congress of Representative Women at the World's Columbian Exposition in Chicago in 1893.
Juvenile Nonfiction

Susan B. Anthony

Author: Jennifer Boothroyd

Publisher: Lerner Publications

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Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

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Examines the life and work of Susan B. Anthony, including her role in the movement to secure the right to vote for women, and presents a timeline of important events in her life.
History

The Life and Work of Susan B. Anthony (Volume 2 of 2) Including Public Addresses, Her Own Letters and Many from Her Contemporaries During Fifty Years

Author: Harper Ida Husted

Publisher: Hardpress Publishing

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Category: History

Page: 998

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Juvenile Nonfiction

Susan B. Anthony

Author: Tamra Orr

Publisher: Mitchell Lane Publishers, Inc.

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Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 48

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Voting is an important part of being an American. At one time, however, it was a right that only men enjoyed. That changed when a determined woman named Susan B. Anthony spoke up—and acted on her beliefs. She was so sure of her cause that she was more than willing to go to court and state her case in front of everyone, regardless of the threat of imprisonment. Her passion showed the country that something was wrong. Women rallied behind her. Men came to see that women’s voices were powerful and important not only in the home but also in the world at large. Anthony did not live long enough to see her vision for women realized. However, thanks to her years of countless speeches, writing, and hard work, along with the efforts of Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Alice Paul, and many others, women finally achieved what they rightfully deserved: the right to vote.
History

The Selected Papers of Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Susan B. Anthony

Author: Ann D. Gordon

Publisher: Rutgers University Press

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Category: History

Page: 668

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The “hush” of the title comes suddenly, when first Elizabeth Cady Stanton dies on October 26, 1902, and three years later Susan B. Anthony dies on March 13, 1906. It is sudden because Stanton, despite near blindness and immobility, wrote so intently right to the end that editors had supplies of her articles on hand to publish several months after her death. It is sudden because Anthony, at the age of eighty-five, set off for one more transcontinental trip, telling a friend on the Pacific Coast, “it will be just as well if I come to the end on the cars, or anywhere, as to be at home.” Volume VI of this extraordinary series of selected papers is inescapably about endings, death, and silence. But death happens here to women still in the fight. An Awful Hush is about reformers trained “in the school of anti-slavery” trying to practice their craft in the age of Jim Crow and a new American Empire. It recounts new challenges to “an aristocracy of sex,” whether among the bishops of the Episcopal church, the voters of California, or the trustees of the University of Rochester. And it sends last messages about woman suffrage. As Stanton wrote to Theodore Roosevelt on the day before she died, “Surely there is no greater monopoly than that of all men, in denying to all women a voice in the laws they are compelled to obey.” With the publication of Volume VI, this series is now complete.