The History of Woman Suffrage in the U.S. Book List

Adams, Mildred, The Right to be People, Lippencott Co, NY and Philadelphia,1967

Barry, Kathleen, Susan B. Anthony: A Biography of a Singular Feminist, NYU Press, 1988, Ballentine,1990

Bernbaum, Ernest, ed., Anti-Suffrage Essays by Massachusetts Women The Forum Publication of Boston, J.A.Haien, 1916

Buhle, Mari Jo and Paul Buhle, eds., The Concise History of Woman Suffrage: Selections for the ClassicWork of Stanton, Anthony, Gage and Harper, University of Illinois Press, Urbana, IL, 1978

DuBois, Ellen Carol, Elizabeth Cady Stanton/ Susan B. Anthony: Correspondence, Writings, Speeches, SchockenBooks, NY, 1981

DuBois, Ellen Carol, Feminism and Suffrage: The Emergence of an Independent Women's Movement in America 1848-1869 Cornell University Press, Ithaca, NY, 1978

Flexner, Eleanor, Century of Struggle: The Women's Rights Movement in the United States Belknap/Harvard University Press, MA, 1959

Frost, Elizabeth and Kathryn Cullen-DuPont, Women's Suffrage in America: An Eyewitness History, Facts on File, NY, 1992

Giele, Janet Zollinger, Two Paths to Women's Equality: Temperance, Suffrage and the Origins of Modern Feminism, 1995

Gluck, Sherna, ed., From Parlor to Prison: Five American Suffragists Talk About Their Lives Vintage, NY, 1976

Gurko, Miriam, The Ladies of Seneca Falls: The Birth of the Women's Rights Movement, Macmillan Publishing, NY/Collier Macmillan, London, 1974

Kerr, Andrea More, Lucy Stone: Speaking out For Equality, Rutgers University Press, NJ, 1992

Kraditor, Aileen S., The Ideas of the Woman Suffrage Movement, 1890-1920 , Norton, NY, 1981

Lunardini, Christine A., From Equal Suffrage to Equal Rights: Alice Paul and the National Womans Party 1910-1928 New York University Press, NY and London, 1986

O'Neill, William, Everyone Was Brave: A History of Feminism in America, Quadrangle, Chicago, 1969, 2nd revision, Transaction Books, 1989

Papachristou, Judith, Women Together: A History in Documents of the Women's Movement in the United States, Knoph/Random House, NY, 1976

Park, Maud Wood, Edna Lamprey Stantial, ed., Front Door Lobby , Beacon Press, Boston, 1960

Robinson, Margaret C., Woman Suffrage a Menace to Social Reform, Women's Anti-Suffrage Association of Massachusetts, 1915

Stanton, Elizabeth Cady, Eighty Years and More, Reminiscences, Schocken Books, NY, 1971

Stanton, Elizabeth Cady, et al., History of Woman Suffrage , 6 volumes (1881-1922) see Buhle and Buhle for selections

Stevens, Doris, Jailed for Freedom, Boni and Liveright , NY, 1920, edited by Carol O'Hare, New Sage Press,1995

Wagner, Sally Roesch, A Time of Protest: Suffragists Challenge the Republic 1870-1897 Sky Carrier Press, CA, 1988

Wagner, Sally Roesch, Introduction to Matilda Joslyn Gage Woman, Church and State 1893, reprinted 1980

Women gained the vote in 1920 after 72 years
of the LARGEST civil rights movement
in the HISTORY of the world.


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