19th amendment at 100

August 18th marks the 100th anniversary of the ratification of the 19th amendment, granting women the vote.  Celebrate this momentous occasion by reading one of these great books on women's suffrage.

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Alice Paul : equality for women Christine A Lunardini Alice Paul : equality for women cover image
Women's suffrage Women's suffrage cover image
The concise history of woman suffrage : selections from History of woman suffrage, edited by Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Susan B. Anthony, Matilda Joslyn Gage, and the National American Woman Suffrage Association The concise history of woman suffrage : selections from History of woman suffrage, edited by Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Susan B. Anthony, Matilda Joslyn Gage, and the National American Woman Suffrage Association cover image
Sisters : the lives of America's suffragists Jean H Baker Sisters : the lives of America's suffragists cover image
Remember the ladies : celebrating those who fought for freedom at the ballot box Angela P Dodson Remember the ladies : celebrating those who fought for freedom at the ballot box cover image
Picturing political power : images in the women's suffrage movement Allison K Lange Picturing political power : images in the women's suffrage movement cover image
Votes for women : the struggle for suffrage revisited Votes for women : the struggle for suffrage revisited cover image
The woman's hour : the great fight to win the vote Elaine F Weiss The woman's hour : the great fight to win the vote cover image
The women's suffrage movement The women's suffrage movement cover image
Women's suffrage Women's suffrage cover image
Women's suffrage : a primary source history of the women's rights movement in America Colleen Adams Women's suffrage : a primary source history of the women's rights movement in America cover image
Why they marched : untold stories of the women who fought for the right to vote Susan Ware Why they marched : untold stories of the women who fought for the right to vote cover image
The myth of Seneca Falls : memory and the women's suffrage movement, 1848-1898 Lisa Tetrault The myth of Seneca Falls : memory and the women's suffrage movement, 1848-1898 cover image
Deeds not words : celebrating 100 years of women's suffrage Sandra Sider Deeds not words : celebrating 100 years of women's suffrage cover image
Shall not be denied : women fight for the vote : official companion to the Library of Congress exhibition Shall not be denied : women fight for the vote : official companion to the Library of Congress exhibition cover image
Votes for women! : a portrait of persistence Kate Clarke Lemay Votes for women! : a portrait of persistence cover image
Alva Vanderbilt Belmont : unlikely champion of women's rights Sylvia D Hoffert Alva Vanderbilt Belmont : unlikely champion of women's rights cover image
Princess of the Hither Isles : a black suffragist's story from the Jim Crow south Adele Logan Alexander Princess of the Hither Isles : a black suffragist's story from the Jim Crow south cover image
Women win the vote! : 19 for the 19th amendment Nancy B Kennedy Women win the vote! : 19 for the 19th amendment cover image
Fighting chance : the struggle over woman suffrage and Black suffrage in Reconstruction America Faye E Dudden Fighting chance : the struggle over woman suffrage and Black suffrage in Reconstruction America cover image
A civil life in an uncivil time : Julia Wilbur's struggle for purpose Paula Whitacre A civil life in an uncivil time : Julia Wilbur's struggle for purpose cover image
Votes for women! : American suffragists and the battle for the ballot Winifred Conkling Votes for women! : American suffragists and the battle for the ballot cover image
Roses and radicals : the epic story of how American women won the right to vote Susan Zimet Roses and radicals : the epic story of how American women won the right to vote cover image
Jailed for freedom : a first-person account of the militant fight for women's rights Doris Stevens Jailed for freedom : a first-person account of the militant fight for women's rights cover image
A century of votes for women : American Elections since Suffrage Christina Wolbrecht A century of votes for women : American Elections since Suffrage cover image
Exploring women's suffrage through 50 historic treasures Jessica D Jenkins Exploring women's suffrage through 50 historic treasures cover image
Women's suffrage Jeff Hill Women's suffrage cover image
Founding sisters and the Nineteenth Amendment Eleanor Clift Founding sisters and the Nineteenth Amendment cover image
Fighting chance : the struggle over woman suffrage and Black suffrage in Reconstruction America Faye E Dudden Fighting chance : the struggle over woman suffrage and Black suffrage in Reconstruction America cover image
Bold & brave : ten heroes who won women the right to vote Kirsten Gillibrand Bold & brave : ten heroes who won women the right to vote cover image
Katharine Dexter McCormick : pioneer for women's rights Armond Fields Katharine Dexter McCormick : pioneer for women's rights cover image
The woman who dared to vote : the trial of Susan B. Anthony N E H Hull The woman who dared to vote : the trial of Susan B. Anthony cover image
Women's right to vote : America's suffrage movement Katie Marsico Women's right to vote : America's suffrage movement cover image
Gilded suffragists : the New York socialites who fought for women's right to vote Johanna Neuman Gilded suffragists : the New York socialites who fought for women's right to vote cover image
Massachusetts in the woman suffrage movement : revolutionary reformers Barbara F Berenson Massachusetts in the woman suffrage movement : revolutionary reformers cover image
The women's suffrage movement Meghan Cooper The women's suffrage movement cover image
Mr. President, how long must we wait? : Alice Paul, Woodrow Wilson, and the fight for the right to vote Tina Cassidy Mr. President, how long must we wait? : Alice Paul, Woodrow Wilson, and the fight for the right to vote cover image
Daily life of women during the civil rights era Danelle Moon Daily life of women during the civil rights era cover image
The Hello Girls : America's first women soldiers Elizabeth Cobbs Hoffman The Hello Girls : America's first women soldiers cover image
Victory for the vote : the fight for women's suffrage and the century that followed Doris Weatherford Victory for the vote : the fight for women's suffrage and the century that followed cover image
The paradox of gender equality : how American women's groups gained and lost their public voice Kristin A Goss The paradox of gender equality : how American women's groups gained and lost their public voice cover image
Winning the vote : the triumph of the American woman suffrage movement Robert Cooney Winning the vote : the triumph of the American woman suffrage movement cover image
With courage and cloth : winning the fight for a woman's right to vote Ann Bausum With courage and cloth : winning the fight for a woman's right to vote cover image
Women claim the vote : the rise of the women's suffrage movement, 1828-1860 Cath Senker Women claim the vote : the rise of the women's suffrage movement, 1828-1860 cover image
A century of votes for women : American elections since suffrage Christina Wolbrecht A century of votes for women : American elections since suffrage cover image
Ballots, babies, and banners of peace : American Jewish women's activism, 1890-1940 Melissa R Klapper Ballots, babies, and banners of peace : American Jewish women's activism, 1890-1940 cover image
Suffrage : women's long battle for the vote Ellen Carol DuBois Suffrage : women's long battle for the vote cover image
Mr. President, how long must we wait? : Alice Paul, Woodrow Wilson, and the fight for the right to vote Tina Cassidy Mr. President, how long must we wait? : Alice Paul, Woodrow Wilson, and the fight for the right to vote cover image
The woman's hour : the great fight to win the vote Elaine F Weiss The woman's hour : the great fight to win the vote cover image
Women's suffrage in America Elizabeth Frost-Knappman Women's suffrage in America cover image