Matilda Joslyn Gage

Matilda Joslyn Gage, 1826–98, American woman-suffrage leader, b. Cicero, N.Y. Joining the women's rights movement in 1853, she edited in Syracuse, N.Y., the National Citizen, a feminist journal. She was president (1875–76) of the National Woman Suffrage Association. She collaborated with Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Susan B. Anthony in their History of Woman Suffrage (1881–86).

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Matilda Joslyn Gage: Selected full-text books and articles

Matilda Joslyn Gage: Feminist and Secular Humanist By Porter, Lois K Free Inquiry, Vol. 14, No. 1, Winter 1993
Forgotten Champion of Liberty: Matilda Joslyn Gage By Wagner, Sally Roesch Free Inquiry, Vol. 20, No. 4, Fall 2000
Man Cannot Speak for Her By Karlyn Kohrs Campbell Praeger Publishers, vol.2, 1989
Librarian's tip: Chap. 18 "Matilda Joslyn Gage: 'The Dangers of the Hour,' Women's National Liberal Convention, 1890"
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Women Public Speakers in the United States, 1800-1925: A Bio-Critical Sourcebook By Karlyn Kohrs Campbell Greenwood Press, 1993
Librarian's tip: "Matilda Joslyn Gage (1826-1898), Suffragist and Freethinker" begins on p. 279
Women's Periodicals in the United States: Social and Political Issues By Kathleen L. Endres; Therese L. Lueck Greenwood Press, 1996
Librarian's tip: Discussion of Matilda Joslyn Gage begins on p. 214
The Columbia Guide to American Women in the Nineteenth Century By Catherine Clinton; Christine Lunardini Columbia University Press, 2000
Librarian's tip: "Gage, Matilda Joslyn (1826-98), Women's Rights Activist, Suffragist" begins on p. 171
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