“A Nursery for Militant Suffragists”: The History of the Women’s Suffrage Movement at Goucher College exhibit

Thursday, May 25 more dates through June 5, 2017

Athenaeum, Goucher College Library, 3rd Floor 1021 Dulaney Valley Road

February 3, 2017 marks the 100th year anniversary of the College Day picket on the White House by women suffragists including Goucher College students.  To commemorate this anniversary, the Goucher College Library presents an exhibit, “A Nursery for Militant Suffragists”: The History of the Women’s Suffrage Movement at Goucher College, opening to the public on February 2nd, 2017 and located on the 3rd level of the Sanford J. Ungar Athenaeum, at the entrance to the library. The exhibit will highlight the role of Goucher students and faculty in the women’s suffrage movement through a display of contemporary newspaper articles, photographs, pamphlets, buttons, and sashes assembled from Goucher Library’s Special Collections and Archives department, as well from the collections of other museums and archives.

Exhibit made possible through support from Class of 1960 Rhoda M. Dorsey Archives Endowment, Brooke and Carol Peirce Undergraduate Research Endowment, and the Friends of the Goucher College Library.

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Event Type

Friends of the Library, Public

Departments

Academic, Administrative, Alumnae/i Affairs, History and Historic Preservation

Cost

free

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  • Exhibit cases located inside the library entrance and at the 3rd floor stacks.