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Women"s votes, women"s voices

Shanna Stevenson

Women"s votes, women"s voices

the campaign for equal rights in Washington

by Shanna Stevenson

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Published by Washington State Historical Society in Tacoma .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women -- Suffrage -- Washington (State) -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementShanna Stevenson.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJK1911.W2 S74 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23186088M
    ISBN 109780917048746
    LC Control Number2009007456
    OCLC/WorldCa316512873

    The reasons why women should vote are the same as the reasons why men should vote are the same as the reasons for having a republic rather than a monarchy. It is fair and right that the people who must obey the laws should have a voice in choosing the law-makers, and that those who must pay the taxes should have a voice as to the amount of the.


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Women's Votes, Women's Voices provides a comprehensive summary of the Washington woman suffrage movement and presents vignettes on many of the state's most active leaders, such as May Arkwright Hutton and Emma Smith DeVoe, along with numerous illustrations.

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