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Creator:
Hofmeister, Richard K  Search this
Subject:
Paul, Alice 1885-1977  Search this
Hunkins-Hallinan, Hazel  Search this
Abzug, Bella S. 1920-1998  Search this
Smeal, Eleanor  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Printing and Photographic Services  Search this
National Woman's Party  Search this
National Organization for Women  Search this
United States Constitution 19th Amendment  Search this
Physical description:
35mm;
Type:
Black-and-white negatives
Place:
United States
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1977
August 26, 1977
Notes:
Digital contact sheet available.
Selections available as image set.
Requested from Office of Printing and Photographic Services (OPPS) by Division of Political History, NMHT.
Summary:
Held to commemorate the life and work of Alice Paul, who successfully campaigned for women's suffrage in 1917-1918 and played a major role in the adoption of the Nineteenth Amendment (19th Amendment or Amendment XIX) to the United States Constitution which prohibits the states and the federal government from denying the right to vote to citizens of the United States on the basis of sex. With Bella Abzug, former New York Congresswoman, Hazel Hunkins Hallinan, women's rights activist, and Ellie Smeal, president of the National Organization for Women (NOW).
Cite as:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Acc. 11-009, Image No. 77-11653
Repository Loc.:
Smithsonian Institution Archives Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520
Topic:
Women--Suffrage  Search this
Demonstrations  Search this
Equal rights amendments  Search this
Suffragists  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-009 [77-11653]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_393126