1. Suffrage Centennial of Campaign Wagon, 1913-2013

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    In 1913 the suffrage wagon began its journey from 108 Madison Avenue in Manhattan to Long Island to begin a month of intensive campaigning for Votes for Women. New York State won the vote in 1917,…

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    • Suffrage Wagon News Channel

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      Marguerite Kearns is an author, activist, and multimedia artist who edits Suffrage Wagon News Channel, a news and story source about the suffrage movement. Suffrage Wagon videos, with help from the…

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      • Celebration of the anniversary of the Seneca Falls Convention of 1848!

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        This video focuses on the photos and names and words of the organizers of the Seneca Falls Convention of 1848. It's a special feature of Suffrage Wagon News Channel. We stand on the shoulders of generations…

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        • New York Suffrage Parades: "The Song of the Women"

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          The poem, "The Song of the Women" by Florence Kiper is the text for this video featuring New York City women's suffrage parades. Read by Marguerite Kearns with music by Kevin MacLeod and images from…

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          • Carry on the "Spirit of 1776"

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            An overview of the woman's suffrage movement like this helps us realize how long and difficult the process was, and how women's freedom to vote today must be cherished and protected. Images from Library…

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            • The Vote: Choose it and use it!

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              "The Vote: Choose it and use it" is a special suffrage centennial feature. Celebrate women's freedom to vote. Find out what it took to win the 19th amendment. Shoulder to shoulder coverage since 2009.…

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              • Susan B. Anthony: The first militant suffragist

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                Susan B. Anthony devoted her life to grassroots activism. She had a vision and didn't waver for 50 years. Many people are claiming Susan B. Anthony for their own these days. This video is a reminder…

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                • Snapshots from the Life of Edna Kearns

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                  This quick sketch of snapshots from the life of Edna Buckman Kearns goes from childhood through Votes for Women or suffrage activism in New York City. Edna is best known for her suffrage campaign…

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                  • News, Views, and stories about the American suffrage movement

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                    Edna Buckman Kearns (1882-1934) was a suffrage activist on Long Island and New York City. Her suffrage campaign wagon is in the New York State Museum in Albany, NY and it is the inspiration for a…

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                    • Women Voters Thank Their Suffrage Ancestors

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                      It took tens of thousands of suffrage activists to win the vote for women over the 72 years from the Seneca Falls Convention in 1848 to the passage of the 19th amendment to the US Constitution in…

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