Amendment XIX Granting Women the Right to Vote by Edited by Carrie Fredericks

By Edited by Carrie Fredericks

Starting with the Constitutional modification textual content, each one quantity places a selected modification in old context, examines the way it has been confirmed within the courts, and provides present controversies and debates.

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A recent writer says: I remember once, in crossing the Atlantic, to have gone upon the deck of the ship at midnight, when a dense black cloud enveloped the sky, and the great deep was roaring madly under the lashes of demoniac winds. My feeling was not of danger or fear (which is a base surrender of the immortal soul), but of utter desolation and loneliness; a little speck of life shut in by a tremendous darkness. Again I remember to have climbed the slopes of the Swiss Alps, up beyond the point where vegetation ceases, and the stunted conifers no longer struggle against the unfeeling blasts.

Who, I ask you, can take, dare take, on himself the rights, the duties, the responsibilities of another human soul? 53 The “Night of Terror” Mary A. Nolan In 1917 Mary A. , to demonstrate for women’s right to vote. While picketing outside the White House, she and many other women were arrested on November 10, 1917, and sent to the Occoquan workhouse when they refused to post bail. In the following account, Nolan describes her terror-filled first night in the dungeons of the workhouse and the rough treatment that she and the other women received there.

History of Suffrage Today’s victory for suffrage ends a fight that really dates from the American Revolution. Women voted under several of the Colonial Governments. During the Revolution women demanded to be included in the Government. ” From the time of the Revolution women agitated for suffrage by means of meetings and petitions. , arranged by Lucretia Mott and Elizabeth Cady Stanton as the first big suffrage demonstration. From 1848 to the civil war efforts were made to have State laws altered to include women, and Susan B.

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