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Published: 01 January 2009

56 Pages

ISBN: 9780872291638

Bookseller Code (06)

Women and the U.S. Constitution: 1776-1920

Jean H. Baker

Published by the American Historical Association

New Essays on American Constitutional History

As a result, American women played a peripheral role in constitutional history until 1920. This pamphlet looks at this role as it developed throughout the nineteenth-century, culminating in 1920 with the passing of the women's sufferage amendment in 1920.