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19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution: Primary Documents in American History

Digital Collections

The digital collections of the Library of Congress contain a wide variety of primary source materials associated with the 19th Amendment and  the women's suffrage movement, including manuscripts, photographs, newspapers, sheet music, and broadsides. Provided below is a link to the home page for each relevant digital collection along with selected highlights.

Carrie Chapman Catt Papers

Clara Barton Papers

Elizabeth Cady Stanton Papers

Mary Church Terrell Papers

National American Woman Suffrage Association

Printed Ephemera

Susan B. Anthony Papers

Theodore Roosevelt: His Life and Times on Film

Selected highlights from this collection:

Women of Protest: Photographs from the Records of the National Woman's Party

Women's Suffrage in Sheet Music