February 24, 2020


Bibliography Women’s Suffrage

Clinton, Catherine. Half Sisters of History. Duke UP, 1994.

Fuller, Margaret. Women in the Nineteenth Century (1845). Excerpts.

Gillespie, Michele, and Catherine Clinton, eds. Taking off the White Gloves: Southern Women and Women Historians. U Missouri P, 1998.

B. H. Gilley. “Kate Gordon and Louisiana Woman Suffrage.” Louisiana History: The Journal of the Louisiana Historical Association, vol. 24, no. 3, 1983, p. 289. Jstor, search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=edsjsr&AN=edsjsr.4232287&site=eds-live.

Gordon, Michael, Ed. The American Family in Social-Historical Perspective, 2nd edition. St. Martin’s P, 1978. See also Welter, Barbara.

Iati, Marisa. “Why Did Women Wear White to Trump’s State of the Union Address?” Washington Post. 6 February 2019. https://www.washingtonpost.com/history/2019/02/05/why-are-women-lawmakers-wearing-white-state-union/?noredirect=on&utm_term=.5d20d3b92632

Lindig, Carmen. The Path from the Parlor : Louisiana Women, 1879-1920. Center for Louisiana Studies, University of Southwestern Louisiana, 1986. EBSCOhost, search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=cat00530a&AN=lasl.12331&site=eds-live.

Shaver, Lisa J. Reforming Women The Rhetorical Tactics of the American Female Reform Society 1834-1854. U of Pittsburgh P, 2019.

Smith, Armantine, M. “The History of the Women’s Suffrage Movement.” Louisiana Law Review, Vol. 62, No. 2, 2002, pp. 509-60.


Welter, Barbara. “The Cult of True Womanhood.” American Quarterly, Vol. 18, No. 2, 1966, pp. 151-74. See also Gordon, Michael.

Wheeler, Marjorie. New Women of the South: Leaders of the Women’s Suffrage Movement in Southern States. Oxford UP, 1993.