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Women's Suffrage

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Social Studies +6 Age Levels Elementary (9 to 12 years old), Middle School (13 to 15 years old)
The Woman's Suffrage movement in America began in 1848 at the Seneca Falls Convention in an effort to allow women the right to vote.

Woman Suffrage Button

National Museum of American History

The Seneca Falls Convention

SI Center for Learning and Digital Access

When Anthony Met Stanton, (sculpture)

Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums

Woman Suffrage Votes for Women Pennant

National Museum of American History

Woman Suffrage Fan

National Museum of American History

Woman Suffrage Postcard

National Museum of American History

Woman Suffrage Flag

National Museum of American History

Woman Suffrage Postcard, 1913

National Museum of American History

Letter Describing the 1913 Suffrage Parade

National Museum of American History

Photograph: Suffrage Procession, 1917

National Museum of American History

Woman Suffrage Postcard, c. 1917

National Museum of American History

Lucretia Coffin Mott

National Portrait Gallery

Elizabeth Cady Stanton

National Portrait Gallery

Susan B. Anthony

National Portrait Gallery

Coronation of Womanhood

National Portrait Gallery

78c Alice Paul single

National Postal Museum

Woman Suffrage Banner, 1914-1917

National Museum of American History

The Emancipation of Women (installation view) [painting] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum