Suffrage Organizations meet with Senate Judiciary Committee

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Suffrage groups from Louisville and Richmond secure an audience with the judiciary committee of state Senate. Mary Barr Clay and Sallie Clay Bennett represent Richmond, and John A. Ward attends for Louisville. Topics discussed include both municipal and presidential suffrage, property rights for married women, and guardianship of children.  


Resources:

Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Susan B. Anthony, Matilda Joslyn Gage, eds. The History of Woman Suffrage, vol. 3, (Rochester: Charles Mann, 1887), 819.