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    Votes for women: official organ of Washington Equal Suffrage Association
    Creation Date: Dec. 1910
    Catalog ID: 2000.104.38.14
    Call Number: PER/VOTES Votes for Women
    Periodical, published in a newspaper format, "Votes for Women," Volume 1 #11, December 1910, published by the Washington Equal Rights Suffrage Association, Seattle, Wa., continued by the title "New Citizen" Cartoon style illustration on front cover, titled "Uncle Sam's Newest Girl Baby - He Has Five Daughters Now" shows Uncle Sam proudly holding out a "Baby Washington" to three admiring women (identified as Mrs. Arkwright Hutton, Mrs. Geo. A. Smith, and Mrs. Mackay) who were active in the suffrage movement. The December 1910 issue of Votes for Women was the first issue published after women in Washington State obtained the right to vote.
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    "Votes for women: the magazine that won equal suffrage in Washington"
    Creation Date: Jan. 1911
    Catalog ID: 2000.104.38.15
    Call Number: PER/VOTES Votes for Women
    Periodical, published in a newspaper format, "Votes for Women," Volume 1 #12, January 1911, published by the Washington Equal Rights Suffrage Association, Seattle, Wa., continued by the title "New Citizen" Front cover features a large profile photographic portrait of George W. Dilling, recall candidate for Mayor [of Seattle, Washington].
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    Votes for women: official organ of Washington Equal Suffrage Association
    Creation Date: Mar. 1910
    Catalog ID: 2000.104.38.2
    Call Number: PER/VOTES Votes for Women
    Periodical, published in a newspaper format, "Votes for Women," Volume 1 #4, March 1910, published by the Washington Equal Rights Suffrage Association, Seattle, Wa., continued by the title "New Citizen"
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    The women of Washington want the ballot--why?
    Creation Date: 1910
    Catalog ID: 2002.42.1.1
    Call Number: EPH/324.62/W276w/1910
    Political handbill, published by the Washington Equal Suffrage Association, 1910, 1 sheet; 22 cm.
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    Votes for women: official organ of Washington Equal Suffrage Association
    Creation Date: 1909-1912
    Catalog ID: 2000.104.38
    Call Number: PER/VOTES
    Periodical published in newspaper format, Votes for women: official organ of Washington Equal Suffrage Association v.; ill.; 35 cm.; Title changes to The New Citizen beginning March 1911; Library holdings from Vol. I, no. 1 (Oct. 1909) to Vol. II, no. 18 (Holiday Number 1911-12), with some issues missing.
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    Laura Hall Peters collection
    Catalog ID: 2018.0.509
    A collection of digitized materials by and about Laura E. Hall Peters. Laura Hall was a Spiritualist and a Populist. In the early 1880s, she traveled around the state lecturing and organizing for the Good Templars. She was involved in the Woman's Christian Temperence Union. Like other Seattle Populists, Laura was part of the anti­Chinese activism in the 1880s that culminated in the 1885-­1886 riots. Another anti­Chinese activist, George Venable Smith, co­founded a utopian community, the Puget Sound Cooperative Colony. Laura Hall was the corresponding secretary for the colony as it gained momentum, and in 1887, she moved with other colony members to Port Angeles, the site designated for the utopian community. She became a member of the colony's first board of directors and editor of the colony paper, The Model Commonwealth. In 1888, Laura married another colonist, Charles Peters. When the Puget Sound Cooperative Colony morphed into a for­profit enterprise around 1888, the Peters left rather than be associated with the new ideology. However, they remained in Port Angeles. Laura Hall Peters was a long­time proponent of equal rights for women. She served as the president for the Port Angeles Equal Suffrage Club, and traveled the state lecturing and organizing Equal Suffrage Clubs in other communities. In 1896, 1898, and 1900, Laura served as the Clallam County delegate to the Populist state convention, fighting for women's suffrage amendments to be considered or passed. On January 11, 1902, Laura Peters died of cancer. Spiritualist minister Esther G. Thomas conducted her funeral, and she was buried in Ocean View Cemetery in Port Angeles. There are 230 scans from her scrapbook, most are of newspaper clippings. Also includes two diplomas from the Clallam County Horticultural Society, a photograph of the Puget Sound Cooperative Colony, Equal Suffrage Assocation ledger, and correspondence. See archivist for access.
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    Washington Women's Cook Book
    Creation Date: 1909
    Catalog ID: 2018.51.1
    Call Number: 641.5 Wa276w 1909
    Cookbook of recipes published by the Washington Equal Suffrage Association, in 1909, 256 pages, with index. 2nd copy: 1994.1.2.2
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    "And the Eyes of the Blind Shall be Opened"
    Creation Date: Mar. 1910
    Catalog ID: 2000.104.38.2.1
    Call Number: PER/VOTES Votes for Women
    Political Cartoon, Periodical, published in a newspaper format, "Votes for Women," Volume 1 #4, March 1910, page 1, published by the Washington Equal Rights Suffrage Association, Seattle, Wa., continued by the title "New Citizen". Cartoon shows five men (one is drunk, and the others smoking and exchanging money) placing votes in a ballot box, while a bind folded woman justice symbol preslides and a police officer welding a billy club prevents four women and a young girl from voting.
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    Washington Women's Cook Book
    Creation Date: 1909
    Catalog ID: 1994.1.2.2
    Call Number: 641.5 Wa276w 1909
    Cook book of recipes published by the Washington Equal Suffrage Association, in 1909, 256 pages, with index. See 2nd copy: 2018.51.1.
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    [Three women suffragists in Seattle, WA]
    Creation Date: Septembe 16, 1910
    Catalog ID: 1943.42.19943
    Call Number: 1943.42.19943
    Three women suffragists in Seattle, WA, with their backs to the camera, post signs advocating women's suffrage on the outside wall of a small frame building. The signs include one beginning: Women Vote. The other signs include statements by known Americans, and begin with either: Lincoln Said, Roosevelt, or Mark Twain Said. Asahel Curtis