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The New York Times, February 28, 1922 – The US Supreme Court, in a unanimous decision, upholds the constitutionality of the Nineteenth Amendment. read clipping

 

The New York Times, June 12, 1922 – Editorial – The editor of The New York Times suggests Carrie Chapman Catt and Alice Paul for a list of the twelve greatest living American women. read clipping

 

The New York Times, July 22, 1923 – Front Page – On the seventy-fifth anniversary of the First Woman’s Rights Convention, organized by Lucretia Mott and Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Alice Paul proposes the Equal Rights Amendment. read clipping

 

The New York Times, June 7, 1924 – An act of Congress declares Native Americans are citizens, thereby allowing them to vote in most states. By the mid-1950s, the various individual state laws that precluded Native Americans from voting will have been knocked down by the courts. read clipping

 

The New York Times, March 10, 1947 – Carrie Chapman Catt dies of a heart attack after a lifetime focused on suffrage for women and world peace initiatives. Following her founding of the League of Women Voters in 1920, she continued as president of the International Woman Suffrage Alliance until 1923. In her later years, she focused primarily on various peace efforts in the aftermath of World War I. read clipping

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