Format:
Book
Author:
Conkling, Winifred, author.
Title:
Votes for women! : American suffragists and the battle for the ballot / Winifred Conkling.
Edition:
First edition.
Publisher, Date:
Chapel Hill, North Carolina : Algonquin Young Readers, 2018.
Description:
312 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Subjects:
Women -- Suffrage -- United States -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Suffragists -- United States -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Women's rights -- United States -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Women -- Suffrage -- United States -- History.
Suffragists -- United States -- History.
Women's rights -- United States -- History.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
"Oh, my daughter, I wish you were a boy!": before Seneca Falls -- "All men and women are created equal": Seneca Falls Convention, 1848 -- "The right is ours": creating a national suffrage movement -- "In thought and sympathy we were one": a feminist friendship -- "You must be true alike to the women and the Negroes": division in the suffrage movement -- "Madam, you are not a citizen": Victoria Woodhull speaks to Congress -- "I have been & gone & done it!!": Susan B. Anthony votes for president -- "We ask justice, we ask equality": forward step by step -- "Failure is impossible!": the next generation -- "Votes for women": the second wave of suffragists -- "How long must women wait for liberty?": parades and protests -- "Power belongs to good": the silent sentinels -- "This ordeal was the most terrible torture": hungering for justice -- "Don't forget to be a good boy": the battle for ratification.
ISBN:
1616207345
9781616207342
Other Number:
1021069176
System Availability:
3
Current Holds:
0
# Local items:
3
Control Number:
1661414
Call Number:
324.623 CON 2018
Course Reserves:
0
# Local items in:
2
# System items in:
2