Lapham’s Quarterly: Voices in Time – A Fight Against Suffrage

Lapham’s Quarterly: Voices in Time – A Fight Against Suffrage

The author of The Woman’s Hour finds a photo of a battle to freeze progress. By Elaine Weiss Published in Lapham’s Quarterly, Roundtable, April 26, 2018 I found this photo in the Tennessee State Library and Archives in Nashville while conducting research for The...
Eleanor Roosevelt opposed women getting the right to vote

Eleanor Roosevelt opposed women getting the right to vote

New York Post article by Mary Kaye Linge Even Annie Nathan Meyer, Eleanor Roosevelt and Ida Tarbell were opposed to women’s suffrage. They were some of the most accomplished American women of the early 20th century: a college founder, a journalism pioneer, a...
AudioFile Review: The Woman’s Hour

AudioFile Review: The Woman’s Hour

THE WOMAN’S HOUR The Great Fight to Win the Vote Elaine Weiss, Read by Tavia Gilbert, Elaine Weiss [Intro.] • Unabridged • APRIL 2018 Penguin Audio • Trade Ed. Books on Tape • Library Ed. In her introduction, author Elaine Weiss frames a pivotal moment in the...