Обложка книги National Protection for National Citizens 1873 T0 1880: The Selected Papers of Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Susan B. Anthony (Selected Papers of Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Susan B Anthony)

National Protection for National Citizens 1873 T0 1880: The Selected Papers of Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Susan B. Anthony (Selected Papers of Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Susan B Anthony)

ISBN: 0813523192;
Издательство: Rutgers University Press
Страниц: 704

Book DescriptionNational Protection for National Citizens, 1873 to 1880 is the third of six planned volumes of The Selected Papers of Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Susan B. Anthony. The entire collection documents the friendship and accomplishments of two of America?s most important social and political reformers. Though neither Stanton nor Anthony lived to see passage of the Nineteenth Amendment in 1920, each of them devoted fifty-five years to the cause of woman suffrage. The third volume of the Selected Papers of Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Susan B. Anthony opens while woman suffragists await the decision of the U.S. Supreme Court in cases testing whether the Constitution recognized women as voters within the terms of the Fourteenth and FifteenthAmendments. At its close they are pursuing their own amendment to the Constitution and pressing the presidential candidates of 1880 to speak in its favor. Through their letters, speeches, articles, and diaries, the volume recounts the...