It’s Women’s History Month and a new group of gal-pals have gathered together with their 1 cool thing they want to share with you. This week Bonnie is up first and gives you 70 years of American suffrage history told in quotes, stories, and juicy rumors.
Show Notes & Extras:
- This month’s gal pals are: Bonnie Fillenwarth, Katie Harris, Joshua Leach, and Dr. Leah Leach
- Bonnie’s 1 cool this is her collection of suffrage goodies from her research.
- See Bonnie’s artwork
- Lightning round – 70 years of suffrage in under 7 minutes
- Learn more Elizabeth Cady Stanton & Susan B. Anthony on Gal’s Guide
- Learn more about Amelia Bloomer on Gal’s Guide
- Alice Paul & Carrie Chapman Catt, parades, protests and arrests
- Occoquan Women’s Workhouse in Lorton, VA. Website
- Fight for the federal amendment
- Quotes from the movement
- Books Bonnie recommends: Women’s Crusade by Mary Waton, Myth of Seneca Falls by Lisa Tertault, African American Women & the Vote 1850-1920, by Rosalyn Teborg-Penn, The Women’s Hour by Elaine Weiss, Roses & Radicals by Susan Zimet.
- Harriot Stanton Blatch meeting with President Wilson
- Dissertation(Thesis) Link Talking about the supporters of Virginia Books
- 1872 Election and then the trial of Susan B. Anthony
- Banner History on the left “Kaiser Banner” on the right “Russia Banner”
- Statue in the Capitol Rotunda
- Nashville Suffrage Monument Website
- Movies Bonnie recommends: Iron Jawed Angels and the PBS documentary Not Ourselves Alone
- Travel Storys of Seneca Falls, Susan B. Anthony, Harriet Tubman
- Temperance debate
- Women’s groups with different focuses
- Next week is Josh’s 1 Cool Women’s History Thing
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