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Candidate Suffrage Record 10.24.08 Ev Press.pdf
Newspaper account by McCulloch of the records of Illinois candidates on women's suffrage.

Mayors of Illinois - Suffrage.pdf
Though undated, this pamphlet is probably from the 1909-1910 campaign for changing the Municipal Charter of the City of Chicago to include women's suffrage.

Horns Bells Acclaim Suffrage 8.27.20 Ev News Index.pdf
Newspaper account of plan to celebrate the passage of the 19th Amendment in August 1920

Evanston News Index 8.14.20 Local Women Aid Suffrage Victory 2.jpg
Final suffrage battle in Tennessee. Catharine McCulloch tells the Evanston suffrage story in anticipation of victory.

Fountain Square, looking east, 1912.jpeg
Fountain Square, view looking east. Fountain Square was the location of a suffrage rally when Illinois women achieved the vote in 1913

Ev Daily News 6.15.13.pdf
Evanston Daily News coverage of Illinois Suffrage Victory in 1913 and Evanston suffrage rally in Fountain Square

An early history of the IL Federation of Colored Women's Clubs. Includes a section on the Julia Gaston Club of Evanston and its members.

Home Protection Petition, IL WCTU 1880, Willard Archives.png
This petition was used to collect signatures in support of giving women the right to vote on temperance reforms in their towns as an issue of "Home Protection." This was an early campaign of Frances Willard's for women's suffrage in Illinois and was…

Auto tour 1910.png
Catherine McCulloh rallies across the state to gain support for Illinois women's right to vote. The stop in Evanston was on Orrington Ave at the YMCA building on the east side of the street between Davis and Church.
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