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September 27, 1918
Cunnigham, Minnie Fish...
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Critchett, Belle C.
Boyd, Mary Sumner
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"I'll get that vote yet" postcard
A postcard used as propoganda in favor of women's suffrage. The inscription on the back reads "Does this remind you of Marian." It was sent to Minnie Fisher Cunningham.
A propaganda poster in favor of women's suffrage urging voters to vote yes for Women's suffrage on the upcoming May 24, 1919 vote.
Article about gubernatorial election
This article encourages the women of Texas to vote for Governor Hobby in the next election.
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....
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...
Campaign card for William Pettus Hobby
Card spells out some of the reasons to vote in favor of Wliiam P. Hobby for Governor.
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...
Copy of a resolution by Frank Batt
Typed copy of a resolution for bringing the Texas Women's Suffrage amendment to a vote. Handwritten annotations.
Copy of House Bill No. 105
The bill gives all qualified Texas women the right to vote.
Correspondence between President and Mr. Reeves
This is a correspondence between Mrs. Cunningham and an apparent legislative official named Mr. Ice B. Reeves, a supporter of the suffragette cause who Mrs. Cunningham wrote to to ask for his opinion on...
A letter of regret regarding failed results for women's suffrage and expressing M. Brackenridge's frustration with setbacks in the effort to gain the vote for women.
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...
Document about womens' suffrage movement in Texas
The document originated from Austin, Texas. Document tells of the conversion of Senator O.S. Lattimore of Fort Worth. He had been a strong opponent of women's suffrage but he changed his mind after the...
Document written by Walter Clark
This is a typewritten document composed by Walter Clark in which he discusses the status of African-American voters in comparison to white women voters and the overwhelming voting suffrage restrictions...
Documents about discussion of womens' suffrage amendment
Two documents originated from Austin, Texas that discuss the Amendment to give women the vote in State Primary elections.
Edna Annette Beveridge
Typed letter to Edna Annette Beveridge regarding the vote of the Texas soldiers.
Edwin Y. Webb
Typed letter from Minnie Fisher Cunningham to Edwin Y. Webb asking for him to vote for the Susan B. Anthony Suffrage Amendment.
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....
Hortense Ward Letter
Circular letter from Harris County Equal Suffrage Association regarding the distribution of fliers and the importance to spread the word about the vote for equal suffrage and prohibition.
House Refuses Women Ballot Vote 76 to 56.
Article about Texas House rejection of equal suffrage resolution.
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