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Women's Rights on DocsTeach: Primary Sources and Teaching Activities

Women's Rights on DocsTeach: Primary Sources and Teaching Activities

Primary sources and document-based teaching activities related to women's rights and changing roles in American history from the U.S. National Archives. Many of the documents, photographs, and other sources are also featured in the exhibits Rightfully Hers: American Women and the Vote, at the National Archives Museum in Washington, DC, and One Half of the People: Advancing Equality for Women, traveling the country.


Image credit: Women Marching in Suffragette Parade, Washington, DC; 3/3/1913; Master File Photographs of U.S. and Foreign Personalities, World Events, and American Economic, Social, and Cultural Life, ca. 1953 - ca. 1994; Records of the U.S. Information Agency, Record Group 306; National Archives at College Park, College Park, MD.

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