Author: Neuman, Johanna.
Title: Gilded Suffragists: The New York Socialites Who Fought for Women's Right to Vote.
Publisher: New York: New York University Press, 2017.
This book focuses on elite white women of New York City -- over 200 socialites who joined in the suffrage movement. Their high visibility brought a glamour and prestige to the movement, making the cause not only more popular but also fashionable. Johanna Neuman is a writer, historian and scholar in residence at American University in Washington, D.C.