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Women Will VoteWinning Suffrage in New York State$
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Susan Goodier and Karen Pastorello

Print publication date: 2017

Print ISBN-13: 9781501705557

Published to Cornell Scholarship Online: May 2018

DOI: 10.7591/cornell/9781501705557.001.0001

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Conclusion

Conclusion

Winning the Nation

Chapter:
(p.183) Conclusion
Source:
Women Will Vote
Author(s):

Susan Goodier

Karen Pastorello

Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:10.7591/cornell/9781501705557.003.0010

This concluding chapter explores the ways that suffragists used their enfranchisement to push the Nineteenth Amendment forward. The book's study places New York State at the forefront of the woman suffrage movement in the eastern United States. Its success had a profound effect on the national movement. As seems usual for suffragists, there is no one path activists followed. Some women, radicalized by their efforts in New York State, joined the militant National Woman's Party and picketed the White House. Others took their organizing skills, including canvassing and lobbying, to campaigns in non-suffrage states. Ultimately, the activism of the disparate groups that comprised the successful state suffrage movement infused the national campaign for woman suffrage with newfound energy.

Keywords:   suffragists, Nineteenth Amendment, women's enfranchisement, New York State, woman suffrage, national movement, National Woman's Party, state suffrage movement

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