Common Goals The Woman's Suffrage Amendment
The New York Times, January 11, 1878 The Womans Suffrage Amendment, drafted by Susan B. Anthony, is first introduced to Congress on January 10, 1878. read clipping
The New York Times, January 26, 1887 Front Page The US Senate finally votes on the Woman's Suffrage Amendment, and it is defeated. read clipping
By the end of 1912, nine states* have granted women full suffrage.
The New York Times, June 23, 1912 Sunday Magazine Carrie Chapman Catt, president of the International Woman Suffrage Alliance, travels the world on behalf of suffrage. read clipping
The New York Times, March 3, 1913 The paths taken by Alice Paul and Carrie Chapman Catt intersect via the suffrage parade in Washington, DC, sponsored by National American Woman Suffrage Association (NAWSA). Alice Paul, chair of the Congressional Committee of NAWSA, organizes the massive parade on the eve of the presidential inauguration of Woodrow Wilson. Carrie Chapman Catt leads the first division of the parade. read clipping
* Wyoming 1890, Colorado 1893, Utah 1896, Idaho 1896, Washington 1910, California 1911, Arizona 1912, Kansas 1912, Oregon 1912