What was written about the suffragists and what did they write about themselves?

“Suffrage in Tennessee Hometown Newspapers”
Dr. Melony Shemberger is Associate Professor of Journalism and Mass Communication at Murray State University, Kentucky.

“Suffragists Writing Their Histories”
Dr. Miranda L. Fraley-Rhodes is the Assistant Chief Curator at the Tennessee State Museum, Nashville. She recently was lead curator for the woman suffrage exhibit “Ratified!” Tennessee Women and the Right to Vote.


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February 15, 2022


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