Overviews of State Histories of Woman Suffrage

Compiled by Randolph Hollingsworth for the Kentucky Woman Suffrage Project. Additions/revisions are welcome!

AL
"Alabama Equal Suffrage Association" by Valerie Pope Burnes.
Encyclopedia of Alabama. Alabama Humanities Foundation. Published April 10, 2007; last updated May 23, 2017. http://www.encyclopediaofalabama.org/article/h-1150

AK
"Women Gain the Right to Vote" in "The Territory of Alaska" Governing Alaska, Alaska History & Cultural Studies. Alaska Humanities Forum, Anchorage, AK.
http://www.akhistorycourse.org/governing-alaska/the-territory-of-alaska

AZ
"Women's Suffrage" Digital Arizona Library. Arizona State Library, Arcvhives & Public Records, Phoenix, AZ.
https://www.azlibrary.gov/dazl/learners/research-topics/womens-suffrage

AR
"Women's Suffrage Movement," by Paula Kyzer Taylor. Encyclopedia of Arkansas History & Culture. Central Arkansas Library System, Little Rock, AR. Last Updated February 13, 2018.
http://www.encyclopediaofarkansas.net/encyclopedia/entry-detail.aspx?entryID=4252

CA
"California Women Suffrage Centennial: A Brief Summary of the 1911 Campaign" by Robert P. J. Cooney, Jr. National Women's History Project. California Secretary of State.
http://www.sos.ca.gov/elections/celebrating-womens-suffrage/california-women-suffrage-centennial/

CO
"Women's Suffrage Movement," Colorado Encyclopedia, edited by William Wei. Published 2015.
https://coloradoencyclopedia.org/article/womens-suffrage-movement

CT
"19th Amendment: The Fight Over Woman Suffrage in Connecticut" ConnecticutHistory.org. Connecticut Humanities, Middletown, CT.
https://connecticuthistory.org/19th-amendment-the-fight-over-woman-suffrage-in-connecticut/

DE
Carol E. Hoffecker, "Delaware's Woman Suffrage Campaign," Delaware History XX (Spring-Summer 1983): 149-167.
https://networks.h-net.org/system/files/contributed-files/delawaresuffrage-hoffecker.pdf

DC
"A Woman’s Place Is In the Sewall-Belmont House: Alice Paul and Women’s Rights" by Kathleen Hunter, Marilyn Harper, and Katie Orr. Teaching with Historic Places Lesson Plans, National Park Service.
https://www.nps.gov/nr/twhp/wwwlps/lessons/148sewallbelmont/148sewallbelmont.htm

FL
"The Women's Suffrage Movement in Broward County and Florida" by Annette Van Howe. Broward Legacy, v. 14, n. 3-4, p. 37, Aug. 1991.
http://journals.fcla.edu/browardlegacy/article/view/77085/74606

GA
"Woman Suffrage" by E. Lee Elzroth. New Georgia Encyclopedia. Georgia Humanities Council and the University of Georgia Press. Published 09/05/2002; last modified 06/06/2017.
https://www.georgiaencyclopedia.org/articles/history-archaeology/woman-suffrage

HI
"Women's Suffrage in Hawaii" in "Wilhelmina Kekelaokalaninui Widemann Dowsett," Wikipedia. Published 4 May 2017; last modified 30 October 2017.
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wilhelmina_Kekelaokalaninui_Widemann_Dowsett#Women's_suffrage_in_Hawaii

ID
"Abigail Scott Duniway and Idaho Suffrage," FARRIT. Idaho Commission for Libraries. Last updated: May 10, 2012.
http://farrit.lili.org/node/104

IL
"Ahead of their time: A Brief history of woman suffrage in Illinois" by Mark W. Sorensen. Illinois Heritage 2004, Illinois Periodicals Online, Northern Illinois University Libraries.
http://www.lib.niu.edu/2004/ih110604half.html

IN
"Marie Stuart Edwards: Suffragist and social reformer" by Brittany Kropf, Indiana State Library. Published on 1 June 2017.
http://blog.library.in.gov/tag/womens-suffrage/

IA
"Women's Suffrage in Iowa: An Online Exhibit and resource guide," Iowa Women's Archives with funding from the State Historical Society, Inc. 2011.
http://sdrc.lib.uiowa.edu/exhibits/suffrage/suffragehome.html

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"Women's Suffrage in Iowa: A Digital Collection" Iowa Women's Archives, University of Iowa Libraries, Iowa City, IA. 
https://www.lib.uiowa.edu/iwa/suffrage/

KS
"Women's Suffrage," Kansapedia, Kansas Historical Society. Published November 2001; Last updated July 2017.
https://www.kshs.org/index.php?url=kansapedia/women-s-suffrage/14524

KY
"Kentucky Woman Suffrage Project" H-Kentucky Network. H-Net.org. http://networks.h-net.org/kywomansuffrage
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"History of Kentucky Women's Suffrage: An Overview," by Randolph Hollingsworth. KWSP Blog, H-Kentucky Network. H-Net.org.
https://networks.h-net.org/node/2289/blog/ky-woman-suffrage/1324424/history-kentucky-womens-suffrage-overview


LA
"Woman Suffrage" by Pamela Tyler. Know Louisiana. Encyclopedia of Louisiana. Louisiana Endowment for the Humanities. March 8, 2016.
http://www.knowlouisiana.org/entry/woman-suffrage

ME
"Exhibit: Suffrage in Maine," Maine Memory Network. Maine Historical Society, Portland, Maine.
https://www.mainememory.net/bin/Features?t=fp&feat=13

MD
"Women's Suffrage" Preservation Maryland. Baltimore, Maryland.
http://www.preservationmaryland.org/programs/six-to-fix/projects/new-projects/womens-suffrage/

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"Story Map: Maryland Women's Fight for the Vote" Maryland Historical Trust. Crownsville, Maryland.
https://mdhistoricaltrust.wordpress.com/2017/12/12/a-story-map-of-womens-suffrage-in-maryland/

MA
"The Women's Suffrage Movement in Massachusetts," by Kaitlin Connolly (September 24, 2012) State Library of Massachusetts
http://mastatelibrary.blogspot.com/2012/09/the-womens-suffrage-movement-in.html

MI
"Sisters Did It For Themselves," by Bob Garrett (March 8, 2011), Seeking Michigan. Michigan History Foundation.
http://seekingmichigan.org/look/2011/03/08/woman-suffrage

MN
"Women's Suffrage in Minnesota: Overview," revised by Maia LeClair Schaeffer. LibGuides, Minnesota History Center
http://libguides.mnhs.org/suffrage

MS
"Mississippi Women and the Woman Suffrage Amendment" by Marjorie Julian Spruill and Jesse Spruill Wheeler. Mississippi History Now. Mississippi Historical Society.
http://www.mshistorynow.mdah.ms.gov/articles/245/mississippi-women-and-the-woman-suffrage-amendment

MO
"The History of Woman Suffrage in Missouri, 1867-1901" by Monia Cook Morris (October 1930) Missouri Historical Review 25 (October 1930): 67-82.
http://digital.shsmo.org/cdm/ref/collection/mhr/id/12108

MT
"The Montana Suffrage Story," Women's History Matters. Montana Historical Society.
http://montanawomenshistory.org/suffrage/

NE
"Votes for Women in Nebraska" NebraskaStudies.org
http://www.nebraskastudies.org/0700/stories/0701_0111.html

NV
"History of the Women's Suffrage Movement in Nevada," by Sally Zanjani (April 28, 2014) Nevada Suffrage Centennial. Nevada Women's History Project, Reno, Nevada.
https://suffrage100nv.org/nevada-suffrage/history-of-the-womens-suffrage-movement-in-nevada/

NH
"New Hampshire Political Heroines, Suffragists, Elected Women and Record Breakers, by Janice Brown (November 5, 2016) New Hamphire's History Blog.
http://www.cowhampshireblog.com/2016/11/05/new-hampshire-political-heroines-suffragists-elected-women-and-record-breakers/

NJ
"Woman Suffrage" timeline, New Jersey Women's History. Alice Paul Institute, Inc. at Paulsdale, Mount Laurel, New Jersey.
http://www.njwomenshistory.org/discover/topics/woman-suffrage/

NM
Womens Suffrage Movement 1915," NewMexicoHistory.org. Office of the State Historian, State Records Center & Archives, Santa Fe, NM.
http://newmexicohistory.org/people/womens-suffrage-movement-1915

NY
"The History of Woman Suffrage in New York," New York State Women's History. New York Cultural Heritage Tourism Network, Geneva New York.
http://www.nywomenshistory.com/

NC
"Women Suffrage" by Caroline Pruden. NCpedia, Encyclopedia of North Carolina, edited by William S. Powell. UNC Press, 2006.
https://www.ncpedia.org/women-suffrage

ND
"Unit 4: Set 1. Woman Suffrage at Statehood - Introduction," State Historical Society of North Dakota. Bismarck, ND.
http://history.nd.gov/textbook/unit4_1_suffrage_intro.html

OH
"Ohio Woman Suffrage Association" Ohio History Central, Ohio History Connection.
http://www.ohiohistorycentral.org/w/Ohio_Woman_Suffrage_Association

OK
"Oklahoma Woman's Suffrage Association" by Tally D. Fugate. The Encyclopedia of Oklahoma History and Culture. Oklahoma Historical Society, Oklahoma City, OK, 2009.
http://www.okhistory.org/publications/enc/entry.php?entry=OK089

OR
"Woman Suffrage in Oregon," by Kimberly Jensen. The Oregon Encyclopedia. Last updated March 17, 2018. Oregon Historical Society and Portland State University, Portland, OR.
https://oregonencyclopedia.org/articles/woman_suffrage_in_oregon/#.WrqbH38h23d

PA
"Unit Plans: Pennsylvania Women and the Quest for Women's Suffrage." Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA.
http://hsp.org/education/unit-plans/pennsylvania-women-and-the-quest-for-womens-suffrage

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"Woman Suffrage" by Tamara Gaskell. Encyclopedia of Greater Philadelphia.  Mid-Atlantic Regional Center for the Humanities (MARCH) at Rutgers-Camden, NJ.
http://philadelphiaencyclopedia.org/archive/woman-suffrage/

RI
"Historical Note" Records of the League of Women Voters of Rhode Island. Rhode Island Historical Society, Providence, RI.
http://www.rihs.org/mssinv/mss021.htm

SC
"Womens suffrage" by Sidney R. Bland. South Carolina Encyclopedia. Published July 7, 2016; last modified July 27, 2016. University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC.
http://www.scencyclopedia.org/sce/entries/women%c2%92s-suffrage/

SD
"Suffrage in South Dakota." LibGuides, University of South Dakota, Vermillion, SD.
http://libguides.usd.edu/c.php?g=753247&p=5394871

TN
"Woman Suffrage Movement" by Anastatia Sims, The Tennessee Encyclopedia of History and Culture. Published December 25, 2009; last updated January 1, 2010. Tennessee Historical Society, Nashville, TN.
http://tennesseeencyclopedia.net/entry.php?rec=1528

TX
"Votes for Women! The Women's Suffrage Movement in Texas," Texas State Library and Archives Commission, Austin, Texas. Last modified November 16, 2011.
https://www.tsl.texas.gov/exhibits/suffrage/index.html#main-content

UT
Barbara Jones Brown, Naomi Watkins, and Katherine Kitterman, "Receiving, Losing, and Winning Back the Vote: The Story of Utah Women's Suffrage," Utah Women's History, Better Days 2020, Utah.
https://www.utahwomenshistory.org/2018/02/receiving-losing-and-winning-back-the-vote-the-story-of-utah-womens-suffrage/

VT
"Vermont Women's History Project." Vermont Historical Society, Barre, VT.
http://vermonthistory.org/research/vermont-women-s-history

VA
"Woman Suffrage in Virginia" by Jennifer Davis McDaid. Encyclopedia Virginia. Virginia Humanities, Charlottesville, VA.
https://www.encyclopediavirginia.org/Woman_Suffrage_in_Virginia

WA
"The Fight for Washington Women's Suffrage: A Brief History," by Shanna Stevenson. Washington State Historical Society, Tacoma, WA.
http://www.washingtonhistory.org/research/whc/milestones/suffrage/

WV
"Women's Suffrage" by Anne B. W. Effland. The West Virginia Encyclopedia. Last Revised on December 09, 2015. West Virginia Humanities Council, Charleston, WV
https://www.wvencyclopedia.org/articles/1330

WI
"The Woman's Suffrage Movement,"Turning Points in Wisconsin History. Wisconsin Historical Society, Madison, WI.
https://www.wisconsinhistory.org/turningpoints/tp-032/

WY
"Right Choice, Wrong Reasons: Wyoming Women Win the Right to Vote" by Tom Rea. WyoHistory.org, Wyoming State Historical Society, Wheatland, WY. Last modified November 8, 2014.
https://www.wyohistory.org/encyclopedia/right-choice-wrong-reasons-wyoming-women-win-right-vote