• Jeanette Acklen with suffrage banner

    A photograph of Jeanette Tillotson Acklen holding the banner she marched behind during the Tennessee campaign for women's suffrage. Her husband, Joseph H. Acklen, son of Adelicia and Joseph Acklen,was…

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  • Gathering of anti-suffragists at Washington Hall

    Anti-suffrage leaders including Josephine A. Pearson, the president of the Tennessee Anti-Ratification League, gathered at Washington Hall in Robertson County. Mrs. George A. Washington, the vice-pres…

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  • Mrs. K. P. Jones

    A photograph of Mrs. K. P. Jones, featured in the April 29, 1916 issue of The Lookout, the official publication of the Tennessee Federation of Women's Clubs. Mrs. Jones was third vice chairman of the…

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  • Corinne Dodds Sanders

    A photograph of Mrs. Newell Sanders, President of the Lookout Mountain Beautiful Club, featured in the April 29, 1916 issue of The Lookout, the official publication of the Tennessee Federation of Wome…

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  • Japanese hotel maid plays catch near the grounds of Brock's R&R hotel

    Brock, David Franklin, 1931

    Brock believes that he and Connors encountered this Japanese maid while walking around the hotel grounds. Brock had only this one-week leave during his tour of duty in Korea. He spent it in Tokyo with…

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  • Mary Giles Howard

    A photograph of Mrs. Mary Giles Howard, President of the Woman's Club of Chattanooga, featured in the April 29, 1916 issue of The Lookout, the official publication of the Tennessee Federation of Women…

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  • Memphis Conference Female Institute uniform

    McClintock and Harper Photographers

    The uniform a female student would wear while attending the Memphis Conference Female Institute. The college was located in Jackson, Tennessee. It would eventually become Lambuth College. Photograph b…

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  • Lambuth College Women's Basketball Team

    Bivens, Terry

    The 1924 Lambuth College Women's Basketball Team.

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  • Anne Dallas Dudley

    Anne Dallas Dudley was a national and state leader in the fight for women's suffrage who worked tirelessly to secure the ratification of the 19th Amendment in Tennessee. She was from a prominent Nashv…

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  • Group portrait

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  • Members of the Women's Army Corps at a beer party in Germany

    This black and white photograph was taken by George Preston Frazer while stationed in Germany. It shows three women serving in the Women's Army Corps beside a pool with some United States Army soldier…

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  • Jeannette Tillotson Acklen (1871-1954)

    A photograph of Jeanette Tillotson Acklen. Mrs. Acklen marched for suffrage in the Tennessee campaign and was married to U.S. Representative Joseph H. Acklen, son of Adelicia and Joseph Acklen, and st…

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  • Elizabeth West Walton in 1886

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  • Physical Culture Class at Memphis Conference Female Institute

    The physical culture class at Memphis Conference Female Institute, 1912. The names of the women are on the back of the photograph. The college was located in Jackson, Tennessee. It would eventually be…

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  • Connors and Japanese hotel staffer smiling in R&R hotel room

    Brock, David Franklin, 1931

    Image features Connors squatting next to a seated Japanese female in the R&R hotel room. Brock believes she was a hotel staffer sent to deliver or collect their meals. Brock had only this one-week lea…

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  • "Mother, Home, and Politics"

    A 1919 newspaper article about suffragist Anne Dallas Dudley having a fire engine named for her at the Waverly-Belmont Fire Station. The 19th Amendment to the U. S. Constitution granted women the righ…

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  • Mary Church Terrell

    A native of Memphis, Mary Church Terrell (1864-1954) was a charter member of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP). She was an activist in both the civil rights and th…

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  • Mrs. Elizabeth Fry Page

    Turney, John E., Mrs

    A photograph of Elizabeth Fry Page, of Nashville, Tennessee, who was a charter member of the Tennessee Woman's Press and Authors Club as well as the Nashville Equal Suffrage Association. She also gave…

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  • Mrs. B. F. Wilson Portrait

    Thuss

    A portrait photograph of Mrs. Benjamin F. Wilson (Sara Morris Wilson), an activist for the temperance and women's suffrage movements in Tennessee and Regent of the Ladies' Hermitage Association. The 1…

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  • Mrs. R. M. Beattie

    A photograph of Mrs. Robert Beattie, President of the Beethoven Club of Memphis, featured in the April 29, 1916 issue of The Lookout, the official publication of the Tennessee Federation of Women's Cl…

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