Author: Jone Lewis

Three Poems by Alice Freeman Palmer

Alice Freeman Palmer was most noted as an educator, but she also wrote poetry.  Here are three of her published poems: THE BUTTERFLY I hold you at last in my hand, Exquisite child of the air. Can I ever understand How you grew...

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Woman Suffrage Is Inevitable

The following is the text of a speech given by Carrie Chapman Catt before Congress in 1917, as part of the last years of the woman suffrage campaign. Woman suffrage is inevitable. Suffragists knew it before November 4, 1917;...

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