|Police arresting pickets Edna Dixon and Lavinia Dock in a crowd, August 1917.|
Library of Congress.
Tens of thousands of women worked to make that happen, and most of their stories have been unknown--until now.
The first installment of the crowd-sourced Online Biographical Dictionary of the Woman Suffrage Movement in the United States is now available. When complete, the online dictionary will include the biographical sketches of at least 3,000 suffrage activists.
I contributed a biographical sketch of Edna Dixon, a Silent Sentinel. Here's my contribution to this fantastic new resource.