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Campaign information about women's voting rights in Texas
Pamphlet explaining how, when and where women can vote in the July, 1918 Democratic primary election. The pamphlet also recounts how Texas Governor James E. Ferguson led the group at the Democratic National...
Chronology of war events
This newspaper article lists all notable events of World War I that occured between August 1914 and July 1918.
Save the Sugar: 24 Recipes Using Sugar Substitutes
The pamphlet includes recipes which use sugar substitutes.
Call Issued to Halt Action on Woman Suffrage.
Article arguing against women's right to vote in Texas. The article argues that Texans voted down women's suffrage at the ballots and that Texas is not willing for other suffrage states to force women...
Soldier Rations Letter
Letter from the National Woman's Liberty Loan Committee explaining in detail the rations supplied to soldiers.
Governor Signs Bill Giving Woman Vote in Primaries
Article about signing of bill giving women right to vote in primaries. Governor William Hobby signed the bill in his private office and was witnessed by Mrs. Minnie Fisher Cunningham, Mrs. D.H. Doom, Mrs....
Article about women's suffrage
Article points out that German citizens in Texas are allowed to vote in the July 1918 primaries, but women are still denied the vote. The article insists that the equal suffrage be passed as a war measure....
Houston Woman Tendered Place on Accident Board
Article about election of Hortense Ward to Texas industrial accident board. She is the first woman secretary of the board.
Article about Mrs. Minnie Fisher Cunningham
Article about Mrs. Minnie Fisher Cunnigham's campaign to pass a suffrage amendment to the state constitution. The campaign will largely be an educational one, with speakers sent to every part of the state....
Letter to members of suffrage league
Letter to members of suffrage league requesting that in October, each league takes part in the "missionary" work of starting new leagues in neighboring towns in order to raise awareness and raise numbers....
Letter to suffragists
This letter requests that suffragists encourage their local representatives to support womens' suffrage.
Newspaper clipping about primary suffrage
Newspaper editorial in support of Women's suffrage in Texas primaries. The article argues that it is supported by a majority in both houses of the legislature, and that if the governor were not actively...
List of campaign suggestions
The document lists ways to advance the womens' suffrage movement.
Document about primary suffrage bill
Document in support of a partial suffrage bill to allow women to vote in the Texas Primary elections as part of a war measure. The document explains that a similar war measure was passed in Arkansas in...
Copy of joint resolution
The resolution proposes to expand voting rights to women by amending Section 2, Article 6 of the Texas state constitution.
Copy of House Bill No. 105
The bill gives all qualified Texas women the right to vote.
Article about gubernatorial election
This article encourages the women of Texas to vote for Governor Hobby in the next election.
Document about womens' suffrage
This document contains passages from various Texas newspapers and individuals concerning the womens' suffrage movement.
Document about members of House committee
This document describes the attitudes that several congressmen hold towards womens' suffrage.
Letter about Brownsville Equal Suffrage League
Letter describing the youngest and best loved child, the Brownsville Equal Suffrage League. They will be working on conservation and thrift efforts for the first few months. Letter request that conservation...
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