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Anti-Suffrage Essays

by Massachusetts women, with an introduction by Ernest Bernbaum

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Author: Various Authors
Published: 1916
Language: English
Wordcount: 33,391 / 107 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 52.9
LoC Category: JK
Downloads: 475
Added to site: 2011.10.12 30878
Genre: Politics

The anti-suffragist movement was big in Massachusetts, this is a recording of the arguments behind the movement.

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ctivities. The late Mrs. Charles D. Homans, one of the founders of our organization, was an active and important member of the Massachusetts Prison Commission. Mrs. James M. Codman, our beloved ex-President, has served twenty years on the State Board of Charities, was one of the first women overseers of the poor ever elected in this state, and has long been one of the managers of a large private hospital. Miss Mary S. Ames, a former President, is a member of the Executive Council (New England section) of the National Civic Federation, Chairman of the Committee on Practical Training for Girls, a Trustee of the Boston Home for Incurables, one of the managers of the Women's Free Hospital, a director of the Brook House Home for Working Girls, a member of the Easton Agricultural Vocational Training Committee, a Trustee of Unity Church (Easton), and a member of the Advisory Board of the Belgian Relief Committee. Mrs. Henry P. Kidder, of our Executive Board, is President of the Woman's Educational Association. Mrs.



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