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September 27, 1918
Cunnigham, Minnie Fish...
Ward, Hortense Sparks ...
Critchett, Belle C.
Boyd, Mary Sumner
Brackenridge, M. Elean...
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Woman's Right to Vote Was Declared Unconstitional
Article about constitutionality of women's right to vote in Texas. Judge Voll M. Taylor ruled that the woman vote could not be counted in an election for the 36th disctrict court judge, and ordered a canvas...
Letter to Mrs. Minnie Fisher Cunningham about judicial election
Letter to Mrs. Minnie Fisher Cunningham from O.S. Lattimore asking for her vote and active support in a judical election. Includes a campaign pamphlet about O.S. Lattimore, candidate for Judge of the Court...
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...
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.
A letter regarding the failed prohibition vote and updating Mrs. League on the suffrage activities in El Paso. The letter also references Mrs. Cunningham's attempt at resigning from the presidency of the...
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.
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...
Shall the Women's Vote be Thrown Out?
Article about protection of women's voting rights. Article mentions that the case Chambliss Vs. Childers turns on the constitutionality of the right of women to vote in the primary. The article characterises...
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....
House Refuses Women Ballot Vote 76 to 56.
Article about Texas House rejection of equal suffrage resolution.
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.
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...
Onward sweep of woman's suffrage
An article defending suffrage as both a right and a necessity for American women. It also shows the benefits of women's suffrage in the various states who have already granted the vote to women.
Unsexing the woman
A poem refuting the notion that gaining the vote makes women masculine.
Edna Annette Beveridge
Typed letter to Edna Annette Beveridge regarding the vote of the Texas soldiers.
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...
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.
Letter to Mrs. Minnie Fisher Cunningham
Letter from Ed Westbrook to Minnie Fisher Cunningham thanking her for her activities in the recent campaign for the Equal Suffrage Amendment. Mr. Westbrook expresses the belief that the bill allowing women...
Campaign card for William Pettus Hobby
Card spells out some of the reasons to vote in favor of Wliiam P. Hobby for Governor.
Article about gubernatorial election
This article encourages the women of Texas to vote for Governor Hobby in the next election.
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