Emma Smith DeVoe

Title

Emma Smith DeVoe

Subject

women's suffrage
women's rights

Description

This is a collection of general correspondence and scrapbooks of newspaper clippings relating to the women's suffrage movement in the United States in general and Washington State in particular. Also includes "Victory Letters" to Emma Smith DeVoe celebrating the 1910 passage of a women's suffrage law in Washington and a broadside. The correspondence includes: files concerning the suffrage movement in Washington State during 1900-1911; correspondence of the National Council of Women Voters; personal correspondence between Mrs. DeVoe and her husband and some personal correspondence of Bernice Sapp. Most of the correspondence is written to Mrs. Emma S. DeVoe.

Creator

Emma Smith Devoe
Clara Watson Elsom
Cora Smith Eaton
Bernice Sapp
Henry J. DeVoe
National Council of Women Voters
Washington Equal Suffrage Association
National League of Women Voters (U.S.)

Source

WSL Manuscripts, MS 171, Boxes 1-22

Publisher

Washington State Library

Date

1892-1915

Contributor

Washington State Library

Relation

HasPart

Format

Scrapbooks and correspondence scanned at 300 dpi
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Type

Text

Coverage

Washington
Oregon
Idaho
Montana

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