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Women's Suffrage: Movies & Videos

Women's History: Crash Course in U.S. History

John Green the best selling author of The Fault In Our Stars gives a crash course on Women's Suffrage

Simple Justice: Suffrage in South Dakota

Films on Demand

Not For Ourselves Alone: The Story of Elizabeth Cady Stanton & Susan B. Anthony

PBS presents the history of women's suffrage in the United States through the dramatic, often turbulent friendship of Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Susan Anthony. Part 1 covers the years from their youth up to the establishment of the National Woman Suffrage Association in 1868. Part 2 spans the period from 1868 to the passage in 1919 of the 19th amendment to the Constitution which gave women the vote. The Mikkelsen Library owns a copy in the DVD section with the call number HQ1412 .N68 2004

One Woman, One Vote

This PBS documentary chronicles the 70-year struggle for women's right to vote, leading up to the passage of the 19th Amendment. The Mikkelsen Library owns a copy in the DVD section with the call number JK1896 .O53 2005

Iron Jawed Angels

In this HBO film, Hilary Swank stars as Alice Paul and chronicles her work with Lucy Burns along with other important suffragists in the final fight to pass the 19th Amendment. The Mikkelsen Library owns a copy in the DVD section with the call number PN1997 .I76 2004