The Women’s Suffrage Movement

 

The Women’s Suffrage Movement
examining the fight of American women for political equality and the vote, a movement closely associated with the Progressive Era. To accomplish this, you will first
read the two sources below (one linked and one attached), which present the case put forth by American suffragettes for full political inclusion. After reading these
sources, you will address the following questions.

 

1. Identify two arguments put forth by these activists in favor of equality.

2. How did they frame these argument in relation to America’s historical political principles?

3. Based on the points they put forth, what arguments from the opposition did they anticipate?

This is the sources http://www.fordham.edu/Halsall/mod/1873anthony.asp