Why we never had school suffrage in New York

Title

Why we never had school suffrage in New York

Description

In 1879, New York suffragists protested the re-election of anti-suffrage governor Louis Robinson. Led by Lillie Devereaux Blake and Clara Neyman. He had vetoed a bill that would have let women sit on school boards. It was rare for women to openly protest sitting politicians.

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Daily Suffragist

Date

05/03/2020

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Citation

Daily Suffragist, “Why we never had school suffrage in New York,” Daily Suffragist, accessed October 20, 2021, https://dailysuffragist.omeka.net/items/show/261.

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